La Fornace Village (San Gimignano)
Central Tuscany, Chianti, and Siena, Italy
La Fornace Village is a beautiful setting for spacious apartments set in the heart of Tuscany. It is situated in a most strategic position: not far from important cities such as Florence, Pisa, Lucca, Siena (50km), Chianti area (15/20 km) and a short distance from the famous medieval towns of San Gimignano (10km), Volterra (20km), Certaldo (15km). Positioned on top of a hill with a spectacular view, surrounded by woods, vineyards and pine forests, spending a holiday at “La Fornace Village”, means breathing in the history and landscape of our Tuscany. In the Village you can find green areas with swimming pools equipped with deck chairs, umbrellas, showers and large children's playground. The Village also offers large car parks and paths in the woods for relaxing walks, a bar, restaurant and a tennis court for guests to explore.
These spacious apartments are decorated in exquisite Tuscan style, terra cotta floors, wooden beams, stone cladding and all with private entrance, they are the perfect "home away from home" All of the apartments are composed of a kitchen, living room with a double sofa bed, and a bedroom with double bed and a bathroom with shower.
In each apartment there is a fully equipped kitchen to prepare meals, you will find anything you need to cook like: pots, dishes, glasses, cutlery, cooking utensils,...anything..plus fridge, freezer, electric oven, stove, dishwasher etc...and in the neighborhood there are some great supermarkets and shops where you can find very good and fresh food or, if you prefer, there are a lot of excellent restaurants, pizzerias, and trattorias, nearby.
In the close vicinity you can go horse back riding with the possibility of excursions in the beautiful Tuscan countryside; rent mountain bikes, play golf in Castelfalfi (7 km) a beautiful and famous Golf Club with 27 holes, visit wineries for wine tastings/tours etc.
Apartment "Paola" perfect for 4/5 people. (2 + 2 + 1)
The Paola apartment is located in the heart of the village near the swimming pool. It is consists of two levels; the ground floor with a kitchen, and a living room with sofa bed and closet. On the second level is a bedroom with a double bed plus a sofa bed and large bathroom (equipped with hair dryer and iron) with shower. The kitchen is equipped with an electric oven, stove, refrigerator, dishwasher and TV. The furniture is in Tuscan style that is comfortable and relaxing. It has its own private garden with umbrella, table and chairs for breakfast, lunch and dinner outside and deck chairs for a pleasant relaxation. The guests have private parking.
Apartment "Serena" perfect for 4 people. (2 + 2)
This apartment is in the countryside located in the upper part of the village in a peaceful spot with beautiful panoramic views of the pool and the surrounding woods. There is a fully equipped kitchen with electric oven, stove, refrigerator, dishwasher and TV. There is a living room with a sofa bed ( 2 single beds), and a bedroom with a double bed, and a bathroom (ewuipped with a hair dryer and iron) with shower. The furniture in Tuscan style is very nice and comfortable. It has its own private garden with umbrella table and chairs for breakfasts, lunches and dinners to be enjoyed in the fresh Tuscan air. The guests also enjoy private parking.
Apartment "Enrica" perfect for 4 people. (2 + 2)
This lovely apartment is on the first floor, at the top of the village, in the countryside. Three of the windows overlook the surrounding forest with hills, and in the distance the city of Volterra, another window overlooks the charming village and the swimming pool. The "Enrica" apartment consist of a fully equipped kitchen with electric oven, stove, refrigerator, dishwasher and TV. The living room, dcecorated in the comfort of the typical Tuscan style, has two single sofa beds. The bedroom has a King size bed, bathroom (equipped with a hair dryer, iron and ironing board) with shower. The guests can enjoy private parking, as well.
Apartment "Roberta" perfect for 4 people. (2 + 2)
This apartment is located in the upper part of the village and is surrounded by greenery. From many of the windows you can admire the surrounding forest with hills, and out another window you can view the charming village and the swimming pool. The "Roberta" is located on the ground floor and consists of a kitchen equipped with electric oven, stove, refrigerator, dishwasher and TV. In the living room their are two sinlge sofa beds, decorated in typical Tuscan style. The bedroom has a King bed and bathroom (equipped with a hair dryer, iron and ironing board) with shower and closet. The guests can enjoy private parking, as well.