Conveniently located 15 km (9 mi) from Barberino Val D'elsa, Italy in the tourist area "San Gimignano And Surroundings" and only 24 km (15 mi) from San Gimignano. Holiday home Fattoria Di Quercia Al Poggio is a beautiful property that includes WiFi internet, pool and air conditioning. The residence has been designed with a total of ten private apartments. The property can sleep up to 41 guests comfortably in 22 bedrooms with 17 bathrooms. In nearby towns there are local shops where you can find fresh produce and other items. If you can't find what you need locally, there is a shopping center located 6 km (4 mi) from the property where you can purchase your food and essentials.
At Guest's Disposal
The property is composed by 2 main parts: the apartments "Cappella" and the independent unit "Quercia 2" with a pool of 12 x 22 mt and, about 400 mt far from these, the apartments "Proneta" with a pool of 7 x 14 mt.
Aside the 2 stunning swimming pools, there is also a tennis court for guests' use (also used as a volleyball court or five-a-side football pitch).
When you arrive you will be greeted by the owner or manager where you’ll find a beautiful clean well-maintained property perfect for a relaxing holiday in Tuscany. After a hectic day of visiting museums, spend some time with friends and family poolside enjoying a glass of wine - a perfect way to unwind at the end the day. It's very convenient to have a washing machine on the premises that is available for your laundry needs. Also available outdoors are a patio, barbecue grill and tennis court. Many people traveling with friends prefer a multi-unit holiday rental where they can spend time together in the common areas, such as the pool or garden, but still have their own private living quarters with bedroom and bathroom. In addition, each unit has its own kitchen with plenty of utensils, tableware and cutlery.
Visit the Area
Most people enjoy visiting close-by cities and towns while on vacation, so for your reference this is a list of popular places with driving distances from the property: San Gimignano 24 km (15 mi), Greve In Chianti 26 km (16 mi), Florence 41 km (26 mi), Siena 43 km (27 mi) and Montalcino 79 km (49 mi). The highway is only 24 km (15 mi) from the villa and there is a train station 6 km (4 mi) away.
Some other major tourist destinations you should consider visiting are: Florence 41 km (26 mi), Viareggio 136 km (85 mi), Forte Dei Marmi 143 km (89 mi), Rome 271 km (169 mi), Venice 293 km (182 mi) and Milan 341 km (212 mi).
Weddings – Fattoria Di Quercia Al Poggio would be a good choice for your wedding venue. All aspects of the wedding can be scheduled with a professional wedding planner including the food, entertainment and floral arrangements. If you need additional rooms for your wedding guests, we can help you find suitable local accommodations. Stop dreaming and start planning your wedding in Tuscany.
Check-In Time: 15:30 - 18:30
Check-Out Time: 08:00 - 10:00
Pool Open: 31 May - 30 September (If you'd like the pool open outside these dates, please make that request prior to booking)
Nearest Airports: Firenze Peretola (Flr) 57 km (35 mi), Pisa (Psa) 101 km (63 mi), Bologna (Blq) 138 km (85 mi), Roma Ciampino (Cia) 287 km (178 mi) and Venezia (Vce) 295 km (183 mi).
Wi-fi - A free Wifi connection is available in the shared spaces like the main courtyard, the reception and the places near it, moreover, it works also in some units like "Cappella 1, 2, 3, 4".
Professional Chef - Are you looking for a real treat during your holiday? Why not book a professional chef to prepare and serve you a sumptuous meal using local produce? The chef will schedule the meal based on your preferences and dietary requirements. The chef will offer suggestions for the various courses and the wine. Ask for more details and the additional costs.
Maid Service - If you'd like maid service during your stay that can be scheduled by the owner. Inquire for more details about the extra cost.
Weddings and Events: The owners require an extra charge, due both for weekly rentals and also for shorter ones; this fee is paid with the balance.
The extra fee depends on the number of the guests: up to 40 people is euro 1500, from 40 to 60 people is €2000 and from 60 to 80 people is €2500.
Also note that the maximum number of guests accepted on a reception can be 80.
Fattoria Quercia al Poggio is pleased to offer its guests a wide range of sporting, recreational and cultural activities. The main swimming-pool, complete with diving board and measuring 12m x 22m, deserves particular mention for its location. Situated in the main part of the estate, it is spectacularly set into the side of a hill overlooking the stunning Tuscan countryside. Due to its size, it is ideal not only for relaxation but also for more serious swimmers.
The tennis court, also used as a volleyball court or five-a-side football pitch, is located next to the main swimming pool and is surrounded by olive groves and stunning views. Guests can also make use of the communal games room complete with billiard table, ping pong and table soccer. During the week it is possible to visit the cellars and taste and purchase the estate’s biological products including wine, extra-virgin olive oil and Vinsanto.
Please visit reception for information on how to reach the area’s main natural, historical and artistic hotspots, the best restaurants, supermarkets, and to get info on the local festivals and events on during your stay.
Shiatsu massages can be organized onsite for some serious rest and relaxation and gourmets can attend traditional Tuscan and Italian cooking courses (book in advance/minimum 4 people). Or, if you feel like staying in but can’t be bothered to cook, let us organize a personal chef!