Tuscany’s countryside, formed by smooth hillsides and discoloured fields, is as attractive as its art towns. Agriturismos is the best way to experience both, as the area is scattered with traditional farmhouses that offer people A tranquil retreat surrounded by nature. Here, the rural lifestyle can be characterised by everything from woodland walks to olive picking and learning about the local cuisine, close to many of the area’s Cultural Landmark.
100 euros per night
Marrucheti 82, a family business dedicated to organic farming in southern Tuscany, offers a small number of The accommodation allows you to enjoy an intimate and comfortable stay. Its three apartments are located in a converted warehouse, while those looking for a more secluded option can opt for a self-contained suite. A room with separate access is also available. As well as hosting wine and food tastings, the farm also produces vegetables, honey and extra virgin olive oil. The infinity pool overlooks the southern valley, and nearby attractions include Roselle Archaeological Area and Maremma Natural Park.
From 80 euros per night
The family-run farm covers more than 500 acres and raises sheep, pigs and garden animals in the traditional way. Guests can tour the farm and even participate in daily tasks, such as making the local flagship cheese, pecorino! Other cheeses, salumi and olive oil are also produced on the farm, the latter preferably in the autumn. Enjoy the olives after harvest. The hotel offers three apartments and two rooms, and stays of one week or more include a guided tour of the cheese making cycle. Just 5 km from the small town of Pienza, an idyll of Renaissance architectural harmony and urban space.
AZIENDA AGRICOLA DELLA MEZZALUNA
113 euros per night
Agriturismo Della Mezzaluna offers guests a refurbished vintage caravan. Surrounded by a grove of olive trees, it takes nature holidays to a new level. Two turn-of-the-century Hungarian caravans provide an intimate and elegant setting for two, while a more spacious option can accommodate four! . There are donkeys, garden animals, fruit trees, gardens, woodland and vineyards on the farm, so fresh produce and eggs are always available. Olive oil, wine and jams are also homemade. A seawater swimming pool and a terrace equipped for cooking are the main communal areas.
NOCINI DI MAREMMA
From 72 euros per night
Nocini di Maremma is a small restored medieval village that was once a nearby village Part of Tatti’s enclosure. At its centre is an old oven dating back over a hundred years and still used to make pizzas, flatbreads and more. The surrounding area is equally stunning, with views of the Alta Maremma area from the The hills are as far as the sea. The coast is less than 40 km away, while nearby attractions include medieval landmarks such as Massa Marittima. Monastery of Montemassi and San Galgano. The farm offers 3 double rooms and 1 twin room.
AGRITURISMO SARDI GIUSTINIANI
105 euros per night
Coming from a long-established family business, Fattoria Sardi is run by a young couple through organic Grapes and sustainable methods of wine production. Unlike in Tuscany, the core of production is rosé, enjoying the favorable influence of the Northern Tyrrhenian Sea. Red and white wines are also produced and you can discover the whole range when you visit the cellars. agriturismo offers 7 apartments for up to 6 people, located next to the swimming pool, surrounded by woods, olive trees, meadows and farmland. Agriturismo Sardi Giustiniani is located a short distance from Lucca. 5 km and the nearest beach is 40 km away.
71 euros per night
Fattoria Voltrona opened 35 years ago and became one of Tuscany’s first farmhouses. Vineyards, olive trees and other crops stretch across its 100 acres, as do lush gardens and meadows. Icelandic horses run free in a large paddock, and experts and beginners alike can ride them. Dinner time is not only an opportunity to experience the farm’s homemade cuisine, but also a convivial ritual in keeping with local tradition. Activities range from lakeside fishing to truffle hunting, while the two swimming pools are open from the beginning of May to the end of October.
FATTORIA DI MAIANO
196 euros per night
The Fattoria di Maiano offers modern comfort combined with classic style and rustic design in rooms and Apartments. This farmstead boasts an English botanical garden made up of an educational farm, a tea house, an ancient tower turned into a luxury suite, and a farmstead built in 1893 by the Queen Victoria completed the Romantic Park. Barbecues, hiking, a panoramic swimming pool and an oil mill open to visitors are some of the local facilities and activities. Driven by seasonality and sustainability, Lo Spaccio restaurant is the place to sample the farm’s own products.
71 euros per night
Agriturismo Il Poderaccio is set in an eco-friendly farmstead surrounded by the Olive trees and farmland on Scandicci Hill. It offers four apartments overlooking Florence (just 10 km away), and a small 25 m2 Studio with mountain views. All accommodations are equipped with a kitchen area, while some have direct access to the farm’s large terrace. Facilities on offer at the farm include a barbecue, wood stove and swimming pool (open June to October). The farm produces a range of organic products such as extra virgin olive oil, fruit and vegetables, eggs and jams.
62 euros per night
Located in the south of Siena, Il Lavandeto is a newly renovated farmstead that takes its name from the fact that it has Lavender fields, olive trees and farm animals are also part of the farm, as well as a verdant garden complete with barbecue and gazebo. Olive trees and farm animals are also part of the farm, as well as a verdant garden complete with barbecue and gazebo. All the rooms have modern furnishings and designs that add more comfort to the countryside fun. Two kilometres to the north is the historic centre of Siena and there is a bus stop conveniently located near the farm.
FATTORIA DI POGGIOPIANO
From 78 euros per night
Committed to sustainable tourism with a focus on food and wine, Fattoria di Organic olive oil and wine produced by Poggiopiano can be tasted through guided tastings. After a complete renovation, the period farmhouse still retains some of its original character and rustic style, offering a range of Apartments and private rooms. Activities that can be booked at the front desk include rafting, yoga, mountain biking and visiting Florence, while barbecues and panoramic swimming are also available.
AGRITURISMO IL POZZO
112 euros per night
Agriturismo Il Pozzo offers a family-friendly retreat just a short distance from Arezzo. 12 km. It has a regular swimming pool and a smaller children’s pool, as well as a barbecue area, a restaurant and a playground. Its 9 apartments are equipped with modern comforts and are decorated in the local country style. Tuscan cooking classes are offered for adults and children, while autumn is the season for tasting the new olive oil, straight from the printing press.
From 80 euros per night
Located in the heart of Tuscany, this farmhouse combines farmstay accommodation with visits to the region’s main attractions! Good choice. The farmhouse consists of four apartments with separate kitchens, and communal facilities include a swimming pool, garden, table tennis table and barbecue area. Hiking and horse riding are some of the activities available.