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Via di Parga 23, 50065 Molino del Piano, Pontassieve Italy See on map
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Pool
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Fitness centre
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

Me and my girlfriend had a wonderful 6-night stay in the Loggia accomodation of Castellare. Being situated in the scenic Tuscan hills meant it was possible to enjoy the tranquility of the countryside, with plenty of nice walks and drives on the local roads. We...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Tommajones
Reviewed 9 October 2016

or at least it was until we arrived with our 1 year old. Apologies to the other guests staying if they could hear us, luckily we were staying in Capanna, which is set apart from the main farmhouse. Dont let the photos of Capanna fool...More

Date of stay: September 2016
1  Thank Designdays
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We visited Castellare in May 2016. Beautiful location, amazing hospitality and fantastic accommodation. It's quite isolated but with Lucca, San Gimagnano and Siena all easy to get to in the car. I'd recommend taking the train into Florence from the local train station which is...More

Date of stay: May 2016
Thank Tom L
Reviewed 8 October 2015

this is the most beautiful and perfectly located vacation home i have ever visited! we are a family of five, and we stayed at the biggest accommodation for 6 nights at the end of September. Catina was a wonderful host. she welcomed us upon arrival...More

Date of stay: September 2015
2  Thank Tamar G
Reviewed 25 June 2015

This place must be close to Heaven (never been there)...Italian Hospitality at his best....a place to live blending with nature....just switch off and enjoy.....ask Contessa Catina where to shop and where to eat when going out..

Date of stay: June 2015
2  Thank Andrea M
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Castellare is an ancient building on the high hills that surround Florence (just 20km away). It is set on top of a private hill, invisible from the public street, and completely surrounded by nature. We offer More 4 accomodations, and with the recent renovations we think they are even more warm and inspiring. The Stalla is our larger one, and is displayed on two floors. Upstairs two spacious bedrooms and a bathroom; downstairs a big open space with a fully equipped kitchen and a comfortable living room area. The Stalla house is perfect for a family or a small group of friends. In restructuring it we tried to maintain its medieval flavour, so you will find an original stone floor and family pieces of furniture. And lots of art pieces, from well known artists we worked with. Music, films and books are at your disposal for more inspiration. Outside the living room door there is a private garden with table and chairs for romantic outside dinner. The Loggia has an indipendent kitchen, that we decided to paint a lilac, a happy colour. There is a large window that offers views of the olive trees and woods, so breakfast can be a truly peaceful moment; The livingroom with a stone column has also a very nice window, and a sofa, that in seconds becomes a combortable queen size bed; the bathroom is also on the ground floor, and the bedroom is up on the loft, under the ancient woodden beams of the ceiling. The Loggia too has a small private garden, in a shady area, precious in summer hot months.The Stalletta has been renewed just months ago, and now has a new kitchen and a new bathroom, of soft colours. The shelves are antique, and some of them have been made from 17th century restored wood, with the original decor. The Stalletta has a bedroom, a room with the itchen, a dining area and a relaxing area, and a spacious bathroom. There is a window door that opens on the little privategarden with the table and chairs of wood, right near the stone wall always full of flowers. The Capanna is a small detatched cottage that has been renovated last year with a new kitchen and with a white coat of paint of the original stone walls and ceiling. Even the old wooden chandelier made from a tree root has been freshly painted of a lighter colour to offer a more relaxing atmosphere. There is a bedroom, a bathroom, and a room with a kitchen, a dining area and a living room. Two window doors illuminate the Capanna, the entrance one, and the one that opens on the outside dining area, with woodden table and chairs.In the main lawn there is a swimming pool with a wooden deck that runs around it. It's in a lovely spot, surrounded by plants and flowers, with open view of the sky and nature all around. WIFI connection is free and available in every accommodation. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$62 - US$124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Pontassieve > Molino del Piano
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$62 - US$124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Pontassieve > Molino del Piano
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25 Jun 2011
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