Services and Activities
The joy of our job is to get to know our guests who come from all over the world to explore our region and to share in our culture and tradition.
For this reason we like to help you every day to find new destinations to discover and activities for fun and relaxation, and to learn more about our wonderful area.
TOURIST INFORMATION – Our office is open each morning from 9 am to 12:30 pm. We are available to give you directions, make reservations, and/or give you suggestions for activities that you might enjoy.
TRANSFERS and TAXI SERVICE - On request transfers to and from airports and towns are available. Taxi service is also available.
TRAIN TICKETS RESERVATION – Inquire at the office for information.
MASSAGES AT THE VILLA - Various types of massages are available in a beautiful setting among olive trees.
FITNESS CENTER - A fully equipped fitness center is located 7 km from the villa. Daily and hourly fees are available.
WALKING, RUNNING, CYCLING – Nicola, our resident marathon runner, will gladly suggest great trails for these activities.
BIKE RENTAL - Both road and mountain bikes, available in appropriate sizes, can be rented and delivered to the villa.
HORSEBACK RIDING – 1 or 2 hour sessions for both beginning and experienced riders are available. Transfer to the facility.
TENNIS COURTS - Available in Poggibonsi, km from the villa, or in San Gimignano, 5 kms away.
GOLF COURSES - There is a small 9 hole course, 10 km from the villa and and excellent 18 hole course 30 kms away.
WINE TOURS - We can organize private visits to vineyards or guided tours of wineries with a driver
GUIDED TOURS OF TOWNS – We can arrange personalized visits of regional towns with a professional, multilingual tour guide.
CITY OF CRYSTAL – Tours to local crystal factories can be arranged.
COOKING COURSES – Offered in our villa kitchen with a professional Tuscan chef.
CERAMIC COURSES – A few km from the villa, a talented lady teaches in her lab how to make gorgeous ceramic objects
CROCHET COURSES - This traditional Tuscan skill is taught here at the villa.
ITALIAN LANGUAGE COURSES – Individual classes are available at the villa.
ART AND CULTURAL EXPOSITIONS – Information about art expositions and festivals during your stay is available at the office.
WEDDINGS – We are pleased to organize a symbolic or religious ceremony and party /dinner for up to 30 guests.
MUSIC ACTIVITIES - 5 kms from the villa is a professional recording and fully equipped rehearsal studio available for musical enthusiasts ( for instruments or singing).
ART AT IL BORGHETTO - Show your art at il Borghetto! Are you an artist or art lover? We have available space to exhibit your art works during your stay.