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Agriturismo Il Castagnolino

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Loc Pancole 34, 53037, San Gimignano Italy
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#51 of 134 Speciality lodging in San Gimignano
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For your holiday in Tuscany, Il Castagnolino farmhouse offers you an unforgettable stay: rooms with fine furniture, outside swimming pool, wellness treatments (shiatsu, plantar reflexology, restoring your energetic balance with Reiki), breakfast &aromatic & medicinal dinner with natural and bio-food from our vegetable garden and Tuscany specialities.Il Castagnolino biological farmhouse is located in the heart of Tuscany, only two km far from San Gimignano, from there you can easily reach the most beautiful cities of art: Florence, Siena, Pisa, Lucca and Volterra. "Il Castagnolino" is also a bio-farm where we produce extra-virgin olive oil and organic saffron from San Gimignano Protected Destination of Origin, we grow aromatic & medicinal plants and the Certaldo Onion, a Slow Food Presidium. We produce Jams and marmalades with our fruits and vegetables
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Free breakfast
Bicycles available
Hiking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Solarium
Wifi
Pool with view
Outdoor pool
Fence around pool
Restaurant
Special diet menus
Wine / champagne
Board games / puzzles
Baggage storage
Gift shop
Mosquito net
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Shops
Private check-in / check-out
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Air conditioning
Desk
Safe
Bath / shower
Hair dryer
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Non-smoking rooms
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Mid-range
Quaint
Languages Spoken
English, French, German, Italian
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Gerry N wrote a review Mar 2020
Rome, Italy63 contributions24 helpful votes
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We visited il Castagnolino recently in March for lunch & met Carmela, who owns the property. She rents out the villas and also conducts cooking class. Her property is small and cosy. We had a beautiful lunch there personally prepared by Carmella. She also showed us the various produce of her farm. Worth mentioning is the saffron she produces ( only 200g per year!!) and also extra virgin olive oil which was so yummy. If you fancy a quiet and scenic farm stay, visit il castagnolino san gimignano!
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Date of stay: March 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Response from , Proprietario at Agriturismo Il Castagnolino
Responded 27 Jul 2020
thank you very much for your review. I'm glad you liked my food. We try to do our job with passion and dedication for our guests. Thanks for appreciating this Carmela
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Cowgirl1988 wrote a review Aug 2018
Edmonton, Canada46 contributions9 helpful votes
Dear Carmella, we cannot say enough how much we enjoyed your wonderful hospitality & the great food that came from your incredible kitchen! The proximity of your location to San Gimignano & to the beautiful historic small town of Colle di Val D’Elsa was perfect!!! This is something to remember! Grazie Mille!!! 😘
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Date of stay: August 2018Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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thirstytravelingman wrote a review Jul 2017
Stockholm, Sweden260 contributions130 helpful votes
Perfect location, fantastic view from the terrace. The pool area is really nice and kept very clean. The room is stylish and well decorated. Breakfast is delicious and the food tastes fresh. About 5min drive from San Gimignano. Our bathroom didn't have a proper door, more of a folding one that doesn't give the necessary privacy and can be bothersome. Also, I find the check out at 10am to be rather early. After 10pm (or anyway when dinner is over) is not possible to buy any drink
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Date of stay: July 2017
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Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Response from Giovanni L, Proprietario at Agriturismo Il Castagnolino
Responded 23 Jul 2017
Thanks for your review and for your congratulations. We also appreciate the food you enjoyed, After 10pm you can have drinks, just ask, we are always there! I'm sorry but check-out at 10am is clearly posted on our website, maybe not avetew read carefully
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SCurt1 wrote a review May 2017
Coquitlam, Canada36 contributions4 helpful votes
The owners were very welcoming and had lots of really great suggestions for places to visit in the area! It had everything I expected from an Agriturismo...quaint rooms, fantastic food, relaxation and quiet...and did I say, what a view??? Glorious! Incredible vistas out to San Gimignano!! We booked the dinner here 2 nights ...Carmella prepares an incredible 4 course Tuscan dinner using foods from their garden! We stayed 4 nights and were so sad to go! Hope to go back again one day!
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Date of stay: May 2017Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Response from Giovanni L, Proprietario at Agriturismo Il Castagnolino
Responded 21 May 2017
I look forward to having you a guest again. Thanks for your nice review. We are happy that you have a good memory of your stay here, Carmela
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AMHEDIN wrote a review Oct 2016
Edinburgh, United Kingdom45 contributions13 helpful votes
We were fortunate with our timing in Tuscany. A week in October with misty mornings, warm middays and cool evenings. We had Il Castagnolino as our base for the week, and it was a great choice. The views over the rolling countryside are wonderful, and we saw a Supermoon, shooting stars and a triple rainbow (not all at once!). Carmela and Ivan were very hospitable, and breakfasts were copious and delicious. As walkers we fuelled up on these, but still had room for the four course dinners which I have reviewed elsewhere. The olive harvest was just beginning as we arrived, and we were served new season oil fresh from the press. The rooms were fine, if a little dark, which I think is probably characteristic of the Tuscan farmhouse architecture. The downstairs rooms, which included the single rooms were occasionally chilly, but the heating was turned on/up on request. Cleanliness was impeccable. Local walks to the Pieve de Bose (monastery with ceramic studio) were literally on our doorstep, and getting to San G or environs for other walks was very easy. There were home produced products, including saffron and fig jam for sale, and needless to say, cans of olive oil made their way back to the UK. There were showers only, and as it was too late in the season for swimming, no chance of a soak. Wifi was patchy, again in the downstairs rooms, but fine in the public areas and upstairs.
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Date of stay: October 2016
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Trip type: Travelled with friends
Room Tip: Upstairs double rooms were warmer and had better Wifi reception
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US$96 - US$109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
ItalyTuscanyProvince of SienaSan Gimignano
NUMBER OF ROOMS
6
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Frequently Asked Questions about Agriturismo Il Castagnolino
Which popular attractions are close to Agriturismo Il Castagnolino?
Nearby attractions include Cucina Giuseppina - Italian Cooking Family (7.3 km), Corbucci (6.3 km), and Historic Centre of San Gimignano (3.3 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Agriturismo Il Castagnolino?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
Which room amenities are available at Agriturismo Il Castagnolino?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a desk, and a mosquito net.
What food & drink options are available at Agriturismo Il Castagnolino?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast and an on-site restaurant during their stay.
Is parking available at Agriturismo Il Castagnolino?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Agriturismo Il Castagnolino?
Conveniently located restaurants include La Bottega - Tuscany Food & Wine, Al 43, and Da i' Mariani.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Agriturismo Il Castagnolino?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Are pets allowed at Agriturismo Il Castagnolino?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Agriturismo Il Castagnolino?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, French, German, and Italian.
Are there any historical sites close to Agriturismo Il Castagnolino?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Historic Centre of San Gimignano (3.3 km), Torre e Casa Campatelli (3.3 km), and Palazzo Pubblico e Torre Grossa (3.2 km).
Is Agriturismo Il Castagnolino accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.