Spicchiaiolona exclusively for private parties for 18 persons (420 sqm).
The hamlet Spicchiaiolona, a former ancient farmhouse whose impressive, solid stone walls tell a centuries-old history is on a hilltop with unobstructed wide panoramic view as far as to the Monte Amiata and Corsica, in one of the most beautiful and popular locations in the heart of Tuscany, 12 km from Volterra, located between San Gimignano, Colle Val D'Elsa and Volterra. The hamlet Spicchiaiolona is surrounded by cornfields, vineyards, olive groves and woods.
One can easily be seduced by this area: the gentle landscape, the sun, the cypresses, the Cyclades, the olives, the tastes, the scents, the wine, the excellent cuisine and the Mediterranean joie de vivre; the starry sky on your terrace or by the pool and in June countless glowworms enchant the night magically.
The hamlet and its houses
Search Google: "Spicchiaiolona". The hamlet Spicchiaiolona with the owner's house "CasaMia" and its two spacious houses "Acasa" and "Il Castelletto", which have been added to each other over the centuries, was renovated with love and respecting the Tuscan country style.
“Acasa”: you enter the kitchen with fireplace crossing a large terrace and proceed climbing a staircase to the first floor to the living quarters with a living room, four king size bedrooms, one bedroom with two single beds and two bathrooms with shower.
“Il Castelletto”: this adjacent separate house has a lovely terrace from which a staircase to the first floor leads into the dining room and kitchen with a fireplace. From here, from here you take the stairs to the living quarters with three king size bedrooms, two bathrooms with showers and a spacious living room with air conditioning.
In "CasaMia” live the owners.
Specials and Outside
Spicchiaiolona is suitable for weddings, reunions of large families and coached or facilitated groups that want to get involved intensively with painting, yoga, meditation, calligraphy, theater work, dance, creative writing or ... Be it outdoors or indoors, whether in the large loft or as an option in the enclosed porch, there is space as much as you want: to rest and relax, to read or write, for the children to play, group activities , yoga classes, meditation, for extensive walks and excursions. Should it rain, the interior can easily accommodate all. You will enjoy the fireplace in the cooler seasons. A swimming pool of 20 m length, 4 meters width and 1.20 – 1.50 meters depth cools you in the summer heat and is ideal for swimming. From the house and from the large terrace by the pool you have a view that you will not forget. In the pool area there is a pool house with a wood oven to bake pizza and a barbecue. The pool house opens onto the large pool terrace where you can also dance when celebrating. A small kitchen and a toilet in the pool house complete the offer for guests of Spicchiaiolona.
Hospitality in a relaxed atmosphere, peace and relaxation, plenty of space for children, for celebrations, for group work, the refreshing swimming pool, the landscape of Volterra hills with cypresses, olive trees, wheat fields, vineyards and forests, the warm sun, the light, the smells and the sounds of nature will enable you to have a wonderful and enjoyable event.
Winter in Tuscany: cultural holidays or prolonged study visits in the winter are very attractive! Ask for a special offer.
Are you interested in the hamlet, sign up as early as possible with the owner, in order to secure the facility and to adapt it to your needs as best as possible.
Spicchiaiolona stands on a plot of 10.000 sqm and is surrounded by fields and forests. The uncovered parking area is accessible only via private road. The house is 20 (car) minutes from San Gimignano and one hour from the art centers of Florence, Pisa, Siena or the refreshing sea.
The hamlet Spicchiaiolona has central heating to all rooms. The kitchens are equipped with refrigerator, dishwasher, stove and microwave oven. Wood for the fireplaces in the kitchens, electricity, running hot water and unrestricted Wi- Fi networks and mosquito nets hanging. Linen and wash towels are provided.
A washing machine is available.
Unfortunately you cannot bring pets in your vacation home.
The house is not suitable for guests with a walking handicap.