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La Fornace di San Galgano

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La Fornace di San Galgano is a country house located 25 km south-west of Siena on a panoramic position, near San Galgano (10km), Monticiano (12km) and Chiusdino (15) It is an ancient brick kiln where clay was used in order to produce the famous tuscan "cotto" (terracotta) which was used for buildings (bricks), pavements (terracotta tiles) and decorations. In fact for its reconstruction were used its own bricks and tiles that were found in the soil which makes it a unique sample of its kind preserving an important historical heritage. The house is divided in 6 apartments where each apartment has is own kitchen nook, bathroom and external private patio. They are fully furnished including bed linen, kitchen ware and dishes, heating and fireplace. All the apartments whose size varies from 40 to 70 s. M. Are made of ancient stone walls and maintain the original ceiling beams, they are fully furnished including bed linen, kitchen ware and dishes, heating and fireplace.
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Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Public Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
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Full view
Getting there
Peretola Airport67 km
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Reviewed 1 October 2018

First time in Toscany, stayed 2 nights at the end of September. It was a random pick and could not be better. Great place with pleasant atmosphere, very kind host and just us in the whole house. Sounds like an ideal gateway. And wine is...More

Thank Filip M
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We stayed at la fornace Di san galgano for 2 nights for a friends wedding just down the road. On arrival we were greeted excellently. A very warm welcome to a stunning apartment. With a great selection of food and drinks to ensure we were...More

Thank leon s
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Isolated hamlet (old brick workshop) with beautiful apartments. Near several major attractions of Tuscany. The staff is friendly and very helpful. Silence, peace, relaxation. May be used as a hub for touring the Toscanian countryside. Just a perfect place to spend your vacation, no matter...More

Thank Sergey P
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I were lucky to stay here for two nights on last visit to Italy. Location Perfect staff Perfect breakfast Perfect lived it So convenient to San Gimignano great vineyard to visit down the road. Just loved to location and home

Thank EllenNJ
Reviewed 15 August 2018

We have stayed here for 10 days, and every day gave what we expected. Stefano and Luisa gave us a heartly welcome and all the information they both gave us to give our stay that little extra. We have visited Tuscany for many years and...More

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"all rooms have their own garden, and have the possibility to eat outside."
15 Aug 2018
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"All apts have equally good views, and private terraces, and lots of light. It was in the countryside so..."
2 Oct 2017
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"Great views and useful air conditioning"
28 Aug 2017
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"Best view is from the upper apartment. Oven room is beautiful with its archway. Dark and quiet for great..."
18 May 2017
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US$75 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ItalyTuscanyProvince of SienaChiusdino
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