This tiny village can trace its history back to medieval times. Over the years, recent years, "Il Borgo" was given a new lease of life. Retaining as much of the old charm whilst providing three lovely independent holiday cottages for you to enjoy in Tuscany.
"Cottage Secco" offer great value and Ideal for 2 - 4 guests. This cottages has one double and one single bedroom, a lovely sitting room, kitchen/diner, terraces surrounded by lovely gardens - and a pool with stunning views. The large crystal swimming pool which has been idyllically positioned for the splendid views is the perfect place to cool down on a warm summers day - or, to sip some wine and enjoy the remarkable sunsets.
Perfect for spring and summer. The charming estate of "Borgo Tranquilitta" is surrounded by wooded hills of olives and bucolic charm that surround it like a garden and immersed in beautiful countryside, the vistas are phenomenal. There is an ancient stone oven for pizza or barbeque along with a BBQ "pit" for you to make the perfect Tuscan food. Everywhere you go in Tuscany, you will find great - and inexpensive - wines to enjoy.
Plus Free Wifi and welcome fruit.
Although the cottages have central heating, each has a large open fireplace welcoming early and late season visitors. The cottages can be rented individually or for a larger group of say, 10+ guests when a large communal sitting room is also available for all guests.
Castiglion Fiorentino is about 7kms. which is midway between the historic towns of Arezzo and Cortona. Lake Trasimeno with its pretty beaches is within easy driving distance.
From here you can relax, unwind and enjoy the lovely scenery - or, there are day excursions to Cortona, Arezzo, Montepulcinao, Pienza, Assisi and more. Wine is a famous Tuscan export and you can use some of your time here to explore the many vineyards or go on a wine tour (In English, Danish, German) and enjoy some of the superior wines Tuscany has to offer. Other activities in the area are cooking classes, truffle hunting and numerous festivals throughout the year.
The road to the village is a white road and takes about 7-10 minutes from the main road, where if you use a gps, you should s a favourite
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