Where to stay around Gaiole In Chianti?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,838 holiday lettings near Gaiole In Chianti. From 1,726 apartments to 1,007 villas, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Gaiole In Chianti area.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Gaiole In Chianti?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Gaiole In Chianti. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Meleto Castle: 6,858 holiday lettings
  • Gaiole in Chianti Stadium: 6,633 holiday lettings
  • Medieval Tower of Barbischio: 6,502 holiday lettings
  • Castle of Brolio: 6,245 holiday lettings
  • Church of San Sigismondo: 6,674 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Gaiole In Chianti listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Gaiole In Chianti?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,726 apartments in Gaiole In Chianti. Our other popular types of Gaiole In Chianti holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 1,007 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 565 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 218 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including chateaus and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Gaiole In Chianti?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2,952 holiday homes with pool available in Gaiole In Chianti. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental home or villa in Gaiole in Chianti, Italy your home away from home

    Gaiole in Chianti is a municipality in the Province of Siena, in the beautiful Italian region of Tuscany. Located just 40kms southeast of Florence and 15kms from Siena, Gaiole in Chianti is easily accessible, and has remained a popular choice with tourists for the last few decades.

    The Chianti region is regarded as the ‘Heart of Tuscany’, and is identified by its thousand year-old history of winemaking, and strong gastonomical culture. More than half the area is woodland, making it ideal for a range of outdoor activities.

    There is a wide range of accommodation available in Gaiole in Chianti, including luxury villas and rural farmhouses, making a self-catering holiday the best choice of vacation.

    Things to do in Gaiole in Chianti, Italy

    The Chianti region is one of the most famous wine producing regions in the world, meaning wine tasting forms a huge part of any holiday here. Many wineries offer tasting sessions, and you can turn up by yourself or join an organized tour. Some wineries offer food, and the best thing to do is take your time, and slow your pace to that of the locals.

    Gaiole in Chianti has many sites which date back to the 11th and 12th Centuries, including the Castle of Broilo, the Abbey of Coltibuono, and the Pieve of San Marcellino. The Romanesque parish church of Santa Maria e Spaltenna dates back to the 12th Century, and you can enjoy a high-class meal in the surroundings of the old cloister. The picturesque old town warrants a good deal of exploring.

    It is also recommended that you get out into the beautiful surrounding countryside, hike in the hills and take in the scenery. The great weather, spectacular scenery and high quality of living have made Gaiole in Chianti ‘Europe’s Most Idyllic Place to Live’, as voted by an expert panel on forbes.com.

    Places to visit on holiday in Gaiole in Chianti, Italy

    Gaiole in Chianti is part of the Chianti Storico, a historical area which is also home to the other Chianti Classico towns of Castelinna in Chianti and Radda in Chianti, both of which warrant a day visit.

    Due to its close proximity to the famous Italian cities of Florence and Siena, it is possible to pay a visit to these cities whilst staying in the Chianti region, but still return to your holiday rental accommodation in the evenings, giving you the best of both worlds.

    Weather in Gaiole in Chianti, Italy

    Gaiole in Chianti experiences hot summers, which regularly reach over 35C. Due to the fact that you are likely to be spending a lot of time outdoor during your stay here, it may be more comfortable to visit in the spring or autumn, as the temperatures are cooler and more pleasant for outdoor activities.

    Flights to Gaiole in Chianti, Italy

    Florence Airport (FLR) is just 40km away, but there is a lack of direct flights from UK airports. A cheaper and more viable option is Pisa Airport (PSA), which is around two hour’s drive from the Chianti region, and receives an abundance of flights from budget airlines.

    Sightseeing in and around Gaiole in Chianti

    Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Gaiole in Chianti a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Cantalici Winery (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
    • Castello di Radda Winery (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
    • Castello d'Albola (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
    • Casa Vinicola Luigi Cecchi (7.5 mi / 12 km)
    • Il Molino di Grace Winery (7.5 mi / 12 km)
    • Az. Agr.Losi Querciavalle (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Gaiole in Chianti

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Gaiole in Chianti. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Gianfranco Carla Fineschi Botanical Rose Garden (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
    • Chianti Sculpture Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
    • Enoteca Italiana (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
    • Riserva Naturale Regionale Valle dell'Inferno e Bandella (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
    • All'Orto de' Pecci (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
    • Orto Botanico dell'Universita di Siena (11.8 mi / 19 km)