Our town house forms two self contained apartments and is set in the Chianti Hills just 30 mins from Siena in Borgo di Gaiole and only a short walk away from the village and all your holiday needs. The Borgo offers the best of old and new. Built in traditional Tuscan architectural style with solid stone walls, chestnut beams and terracotta floors, the Borgo also benefits from air conditioning/central heating, double glazing, internet services, launderette, a well equipped gym and an architect designed large pool; together with secure underground parking with lift access.
A glass (or two) of local chianti awaits all of our travel weary guests!
A spacious well furnished three double bedroom, two bathroom apartment with an eight seating dining room and large lounge, just a few minutes stroll from the restaurants, cafes and wide range of services provided by Gaiole village.
Outside, enjoy a game of boules in the tiered garden, or swing in the pergola shaded hammock with glass of chilled wine in hand soaking up the views over the village! The dining terrace is fully equipped for your al fresco dining.
To the rear is a breakfast/BBQ terrace offering views through the Borgo to Castello di Montegrossi beyond.
The Borgo comprises the best of old and new. Built in a traditional Tuscan architectural style with solid stone walls, chestnut beams and terracotta floors; it also benefits from air conditioning/central heating, double glazing to timber shuttered windows, internet access, large architect designed pool, launderette and gym; together with secure underground parking with lift access.
For our more energetic guests we provide a range of detailed hiking notes, and can offer up to three adult bicycles for your exclusive use.
A child safety gate to the stairs leading to the lower hallway ensures the accommodation remains suitable for young families.
New for 2018, we have fitted a 7Kw EV point in our parking bays, exclusively for our guests usage.
The apartment comprises a double bedroom, bathroom, lounge and dining kitchen. French doors lead to a wisteria covered porch and south facing walled garden with lovely views over the village to the Chianti Hills beyond. To the rear, a breakfast/BBQ terrace is enhanced by a wall fountain envoking the soft sounds of Tuscany.
The apartment is fully equipped for up to four guests with the lounge sofa bed making for an easy conversion to a second double bedroom.
Ideal for walking and cycling we provide free use of up to 3 adult bikes for all guests and offer a series of detailed walking notes for circular hikes around local villages.
For both apartments we have secure underground parking with both Tesla and universal EV charge points will be fully operational from the beginning of March 2018, price included in rental.
Here are a few of our favourite Local Attractions:
1. Visit Dario Cecchini, the World Famous Butcher of Panzano!
2. Cook your own lunch with Simone at Restaurant Malberghetto (see link below)
3. Enjoy fine dining at Baddia di Coltibuono.
4. Visit the perfect hilltop hamlets of Vertine and Volpaia.
5. Taste the officially Best Ice Cream in the World in San Gimignano.
6. Wallow in one of the best views in Chianti from the Castello di Brolio Terrace.
7. Hire a bright red Vespa scooter for the day from Luca in the village, and explore the local area (see link below)
LUCA & VESPA SCOOTERS: www.tuscanyscooterrental.com
SIMONE & COOKING CLASSES: www.malborghetto.net
Please visit our 'personal web site' for further details of these and many other activities. You can find the link at the bottom of this page under 'Further Details'.