Casa Toscana Organic Lifestyle at PODERE MONTISI is the perfect place for a relaxing holiday in the Tuscan landscape, only 10 min train from the center of Florence and the Duomo and one hour from Siena and the Chianti region or seaside, 10 min from Prato.
Come and live with us: enjoy our old Tuscan ancient wheat fields, our olive grove and the amazing Tuscan landscape... and our fresh homemade bread with natural yeast for breakfast!
Casa Toscana is a delicious rural romantic 2 bedrooms apt, refined taste (1 double, 1 two single) kitchen, living room and garden in a wonderful Tuscan countryside. It is fresh in the summer because of the big ancient stone walls and warm in the winter for the pellet/wood heating floor.
You can share with us on our farm Podere Montisi the wonderful countryside with rolling hills of olive groves, lavender hedges, vineyards and ancient wheat and our biodynamic farming.
We projected in 2008 the restauration of our16th century charming old farmhouse in a sustainably way and respect for nature, attentive to minimum energy impact: solar panels, wood/pellet heating, roof-water used for vegetable garden, bio-architecture restoration with natural and bio materials.
Our family lives at Podere Montisi farm since 2010, everybody of the family helped at the restauration and we made with lot of love almost the fine and hard work by our own choosing all the natural materials: natural stone and Tuscan terracotta floors, natural lime, wax and natural colors for the walls, fragrant cypress wood for the mezzanine.
The rent includes the use of ground floor: Kitchen and living room, connected to form a comfortable, spacious and bright space, overlooking the garden through door-windows. Brand new, fully equipped kitchen: electric hob, oven, dishwasher, fridge and freezer. Service bathroom with shower sink and bidet. First floor: you will find a large, nice-decorated bedroom, with bathroom in the room with shower sink and bidet and from the window you can admire a beautiful view of the valley. The second bedroom with cypress wood parquet floor overlooking a cypress wood.
The rent includes also on the outside chance of a grill, umbrella, table and chairs. The house is located in an organic eco-friendly, ogm-free 14 ha farm (Podere Montisi, Calenzano, Florence, Tuscany) that produces extra virgin olive oil, officinal Tuscan cooking herbs and Tuscan ancient wheats - particularly 10.000 years old Einkorn - in harmony with nature and biodiversity. The farm is located in the Archeological and Agricultural Park of Travalle, part of the European areas of natural interest for its flora and fauna.