Borgo Rosa is the perfect starting point to explore Tuscany. Located in the heart of Chianti, it is only a 20-minute drive from Florence, 40-minute from Siena, 1-hour drive from Lucca, and all of the beautiful hill towns of Chianti are within easy reach. It sleeps up to 22 people in 5 brand new and elegant apartments. The closest village, Mercatale Val di Pesa, with shops and restaurants, is just 5 minutes away by car (2 km) or 15 minutes walking through the fields. Facilities for horseback riding are available nearby (3 km). There is a wide selection of restaurants within 10 minutes' drive, you will find a list of restaurant recommendations and useful hints about the region in the apartment.
Florence is 15 to 20 minutes away, Greve in Chianti 25 minutes, San Gimignano 30 minutes, while Siena can be reached in 50 minutes. Montalcino and Pienza are at one and a half hour's drive, while the Tyrrhenian sea is one hour away. Pisa and Lucca are one hour by car, while the jet-set sea resort of Porto Ercole can be reached in approx. one and a half hours.
Florence airport is 30 kilometers away and Pisa is at 118 kilometers, while the airport in Rome is less than three hours away and approx. 290 kilometers further south. The nearest railway station with most travel options is Florence. Bus station in San Casciano.
The buildings were once a oil mill with adjacent barn. In 2011 they have been completely restored and converted into 5 elegant country units.
The owners live in the property in a separate historical villa located across the garden, 200 meters behind Borgo Rosa. They are fluent in English and are happy to help guests during their stay on their property.
The property is surrounded by vineyards, olive groves, fields of sunflowers: the magical Chianti Tuscan hills. The pool is set in middle of the olive trees.
A short drive along a country lane lined with cypresses, leads to the property (600 m dirt road).
All apartments have an outdoor area for al fresco dining. There is also an outdoor common area with parasol and lounges where guests can stay together.
Each accommodation has been furnished with love and care with Tuscan colored walls, terracotta floors, original art and antiques, beautiful fabrics.
All of the bedrooms are air-conditioned. Amenities include satellite TV, radio, microwave/convection oven, fridge, American coffee maker, toaster, BBQ, and hair dryers. Unit 1, 3, 4, 5, are provided with a washing-dryer machine, unit 2 has only washing machine.
The pool is located among the olive trees.
Wedding and receptions: across the garden the Loggia with its elegant and romantic European-style decoration is the perfect settings for small ceremonies and receptions.
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UNIT 1 – 110 mq - 6 pax
It is located in the large building, the oil mill.
Large kitchen, living room with open fireplace, bathroom with shower. Sofa bed for 2 people available at extra cost.
One double bedroom, two twin bedrooms (beds can be joined or separated), one bathroom with shower and bathroom with Jacuzzi.
Internet WIFI now available and included in the price.