Casa Toscana Organic Lifestyle at PODERE MONTISI is the perfect place for a relaxing holiday in the Tuscan landscape, only 10 minutes from Florence and the Duomo and one hour from Siena and the Chianti region or seaside, 10 min from Prato.
Come and live with us: enjoy our old Tuscan ancient wheat fields, our olive grove and the amazing Tuscan landscape ... and our fresh homemade bread with natural yeast for breakfast!
Casa Toscana is a delicious rural romantic 2 bedroom apt, refined taste (1 double, 1 twin single) kitchen, living room and garden in a wonderful Tuscan countryside. It is fresh in the summer because of the big ancient stone walls and warm in the winter for the pellet / wood heating floor.
You can share with us on our farm Podere Montisi the wonderful countryside with rolling hills of olive groves, lavender hedges, vineyards and ancient wheat and our biodynamic farming.
We projected in 2008 the restoration of our 16th century charming old farmhouse in a sustainable way and respect for nature, attentive to minimal energy impact: solar panels, wood / pellet heating, roof-water used for vegetable garden, bio-architecture restoration with natural and bio materials.
Our family lives at Podere Montisi farm since 2010, and everybody of the family helped with the restoration and we made a lot of love with our natural materials: natural stone and Tuscan terracotta floors, natural lime, wax and natural colors for the walls, fragrant cypress wood for the mezzanine.
The rent includes the use of ground floor: kitchen and living room, connected to a comfortable, spacious and bright space, overlooking the garden through door-windows. Brand new, fully equipped kitchen: electric hob, oven, dishwasher, fridge and freezer. Service bathroom with shower and bidet. First floor: you will find a large, nice-decorated bedroom with a bathroom in the room with shower and bidet and from the window you can admire a beautiful view of the valley. The second bedroom with cypress wood parquet floor overlooking the cypress wood.
The rent includes also the outside chance of a grill, umbrella, table and chairs. The house is located in an organic eco-friendly 14-hectare farmhouse (Podere Montisi, Calenzano, Florence, Tuscany) that produces extra virgin olive oil, Tuscan cooking herbs and Tuscan ancient wheats - especially 10,000 years old Einkorn - in harmony with nature and biodiversity. The farm is located in the Archeological and Agricultural Park of Travalle, part of the European area of natural interest for its flora and fauna.