La Capanna Di Arsoli is a former barn, independent, about 80 square meters located on a hill on the slope of the Chianti mountains, a few kilometers from Arezzo, Florence and Siena (all three cities of art are within 30 km) At the border between the Chianti and the Valdarno it preserves many historical traces and a great landscape value. The locality of Arsoli, where the hut is located, derives, according to some scholars, from the Latin "Ara Solis", or Ara del Sole, a place where pagan rituals dedicated to the Sun God took place. From this place the Via Cassia Adrianea passed. so it can be deduced that the area was already inhabited in Roman times. The Capanna di Arsoli is a historic environment where present and past come together in a unique mix to guarantee maximum comfort and relaxation. The location is perfect for those who are looking for peace and tranquility in close contact with nature (surrounded by flower gardens, olive groves and woods) and away from the noise and noise of the city. La Capanna di Arsoli is on two floors. On the ground floor, equipped kitchen (microwave, electric oven, dishwasher, blender, toaster, electric kettle with infusions and tea (offered by us), espresso machine, cappuccino, hot chocolate (pods offered by us), weighing scale food and everything you need to cook and lay the kitchen has a sofa overlooking the Tuscan hills. Very spacious living room with double sofa bed with wooden slats, which becomes a second double bedroom if necessary, while leaving room for the living room. DVD and CD, with many films in English, Italian, French, Spanish, flat-screen TV, wardrobe and bedside table, and on the ground floor there is a closed walk-in closet with washing machine, washing detergents, ironing board, iron On the ground floor there is a bathroom with a shower, a sink, a toilet, a hairdryer, and a double bedroom with a view of the well on the first floor. antique restored with attached private bathroom complete with shower, sink, toilet and hairdryer. Terrace / balcony, equipped with lighting, with barbecue area (wood offer) and an enchanting view of the Tuscan hills, equipped with table, chairs, deck chairs and umbrella. In a private garden and surrounded by hedges there is a swimming pool, for the exclusive use of guests, equipped with sunbeds for sunbathing, sofa, armchairs, deckchairs, parasol and shower. You will have a garden for your exclusive use, equipped with table, chairs and deckchairs and also a typical Tuscan covered loggia, paved in Tuscan terracotta and surrounded by stone walls, with a magnificent view of the olive groves and Tuscan hills. Illuminated in the evening with candles all around the stone wall. WI-FI, AIR CONDITIONING, PETS ALLOWED FREE. Private covered parking, but not guarded. Enclosure for dogs, for those who need it with a wooden xl doghouse. Arsoli is a good base for visiting SIENA, FLORENCE and AREZZO and beyond. In about 35/40 minutes by car you arrive in the Val D'Orcia with medieval villages such as SAN GIMIGNANO, MONTEPULCIANO, PIENZA, CASTIGLION D'ORCIA, MONTALCINO, MONTERIGGIONI (very expensive locations both in foreign and Italian cinema, where they have shot a lot of film, to name a few: THE GLADIATOR OF RIDLEY SCOTT, THE ENGLISH PATIENT OF ANTONY MINGHELLA, I BALLO DA BALE OF BERNARDO BERTOLUCCI). In about 30 minutes by car you can reach Castellina in Chianti, Greve in Chianti, Il Castello di Brolio, Castello di Meleto, Vertine, Volpaia. In about an hour and a half you get to Cortona, San Sepolcro or the sea in Marina di Grosseto or Castiglion della Pescaia.COLAZIONE OFFERED TO YOUR ARRIVAL for the first days (milk, fruit juice, espresso coffee, cappuccino, hot chocolate, (waffles offered by us), tea and infusions (offered by us), croissants, biscuits, bread and jams of our production, fresh fruit of the season, if possible of our production.Inoltre you will find a bottle of natural water and other surprises. access to all areas and gardens of the structure without any problem.You can move tables, chairs, deckchairs and sun loungers to sunbathe wherever you please.We are the only guests no one will disturb you.At 800 meters from the hut of Arsoli you get to Montegonzi , a small medieval village full of history and traditions, where you will find an excellent restaurant and two bars.In the village of Montegonzi you can take a walk to discover the history of the village, stello and its ancient churches with signs in English that will explain the history of the old medieval village. A four minute drive from the hut of Arsoli you reach the village of Cavriglia where you will find restaurants, pizzerias, bars, supermarket, gas station, bank, post office, pharmacy, baker, butcher, grocery stores, ice cream shops, carabinieri, hairdresser, beauticians, gym, playground for small children and also the bus station.
For those who love active holidays: long walks immersed in the green olive groves, vineyards and woods (if you want I will be happy to accompany you), running directly from the hut, golf course, gym and flight field 4 km from the hut of Arsoli.A 4 km track for racing, biking and running bicycles called "BELLOSGUARDO". 10 km tennis courts, minigolf for children and adults. A 15 km sailing school at the lake of San Cipriano. At 30 km rafting and adventure park for adults and children. At 900 meters riding (also for children with instructor). For those who love the mountain in 35 minutes by car you can reach VALLOMBROSA, CAMALDOLI (the first is an abbey, very old, still inhabited by Benedictine monks, the second is both a hermitage and a monastery. minutes you reach THE CROSS OF PRATOMAGNO and enjoy the view of the entire Valdarno, descending or climbing from the CROSS OF PRATOMAGNO you can stop at LORO CIUFFENNA listed as one of the most beautiful villages in Italy.Many activities also for children, I will be pleased to communicate to you, IN WRITTEN FORM TO YOUR ARRIVAL.The town of Arsoli is immersed in the green Tuscan hills, among olive trees and woods.The typical Tuscan farmhouse, part of the complex of Arsoli, was built in 1809, as can be seen from the stone at the entrance of the farmhouse My simplicity and that of my parents will try to make you feel at home My mother, retired, is delighted with the vegetable garden and will not fail to offer you vegetables and fresh fruit in season, if possible. The estate has 300 olive trees and my father will be pleased to offer you a small bottle of extra virgin olive oil. La Capanna di Arsoli is a 10-minute drive from Montevarchi Train Station. You can arrive by train or by rental car. Pisa Airport 90 minutes. Florence Airport 45 minutes, Bologna 2 hours and a half. Bus station 5 minutes. Covered parking in the property. To get to the hut of Arsoli the road is asphalted, except for 200 meters unpaved, but well maintained and passable with any car. Hospital 10 minutes by car. A 10 minute drive to all kinds of shops, Gucci outlet, Prada and many other brands. FRIENDS AT FOUR PAWS ARE WELCOME, BUT IF YOU COME ON HOLIDAY WITH TWO DOGS OF BIG SIZE, PLEASE MAKE IT COMMUNICATE, BEFORE FIXING. DOGS IF GOOD AND PEACEFUL CAN BE WITHOUT LEASH in full freedom. TO BE PAID ON THE SITE THE TAX OF STAY: 1 EURO PER NIGHT PER PERSON. CHILDREN EXCLUDED UNTIL 12 YEARS. AT YOUR ARRIVAL TOGETHER WITH THE DOCUMENTS, YOU WILL ASK FOR THE PAYMENT OF THE TOURIST TAX.