Sole del Chianti is situated in an oasis in the midst between secular olive trees in the hills of the Chianti Classico Tuscany, just a few kilometres from Tavarnelle in Val di Pesa, halfway between Firenze and Siena.
It is a centuries old farmhouse, owned for many years by the Fusi family. The property has been completely restored, creating a luxury holiday residence composed of 9 double rooms and 1 holiday apartment. All bathrooms are equipped with jacuzzi. To guarantee best comfort, all rooms, also those of the apartments, are equipped with safe, telephone and Satellite TV and minibar.
Around the house and the annex buildings, there is a huge green and well-kept parkt with typical plants of this area like live trees and cypresses.
In the park is also situated the immense swimming pool (8x16 m) with panoramic view, changing rooms and showers. Part of the accommodation is also a Beauty Centre with a hydro-massage bath, sauna and gym. It also has a stunning view of the Tuscan landscape. While your body is restored thanks to the most modern of beauty treatments, your palate may also enjoy the tasting of typical Tuscan genuine food products.
There are several accommodation possibilities at Sole del Chianti. One is bed & breakfast in one of the luxury rooms or the apartment rental or the possibility to rent the whole villa, ideal for small groups.
Besides the rooms, the main complex is composed of the reception, a beauty centre, games room with terrace, internet point and a meeting room.
In the former hayloft today can be found the small restaurant, where, upon request it is possible to organize lunch or dinner for up to 30 people. The meals are served inside the restaurant or on the panoramic terrace. Sole del Chianti can also offer for small groups banquets for special occasions like weddings etc. On the spot it is possible to get concierge service, to rent bicycles or to make use of the laundry service. It is also possible to buy typical farm produces (olive oil, wine etc.).
Thanks to the beautiful setting, Sole del Chianti is the ideal starting point for long walks or jogging in the countryside.
At 1.5 km (loc. Noce) or 3 km (Barberino) there are tennis courts and at 5 km there is a riding centre (S. Casciano). Shops, post office, banks, Petrol Stations (24 hour service) are at Tavarnelle V.P. (3 km). Also at 3 km can be found Mercatale in Val di Pesa and Greve in Chianti, the capital of the Chianti Classico Area. Because of the central position, Sole del Chianti is also the ideal starting point for the most important centres of art and culture in Tuscany such as Florence (22 km), Siena (23 km), San Gimignano 30 km, Volterra (50 km), Pisa 80 km and Arezzo (110 km).