Settled in the midst of the Tuscan countryside near San Gimignano, this cozy B&B preserves the charme of the traditional Tuscan rural accommodation but offers all the modern comforts that guests may need. Located in an ancient rural house recently restored a few kilometers from san Gimignano, the B&B Casolare di Libbiano has been furnished with antiques and decorated with original paintings and objects of the period.
Offering 4 double rooms with private bathroom and two suites with private living room, terraces and ensuite bathrooms, this Bed and Breakfast is the ideal place for relaxing and enjoying the quite and peace of the Tuscan countryside.
The owners, Berta and Andrea with their children, will welcome you in such a cozy and fascinating atmosphere that will make you feel at home.
Casolare di Libbiano is a typical Tuscan rural accommodaton with an amazing swimming pool immersed in the Tuscan countryside, offering nice and cozy rooms with breakfast and meals on request, since Berta, the owner, loves cooking and preparing typical Tuscan dishes for her guests.
The rooms at Casolare di Libbiano
The B&B has 4 double bedrooms, each with its own private bathroom and two suites that have a living room, private bathroom and terrace. All rooms enjoy a spectacular view of the surrounding Tuscan countryside, have been furnished with typical rural antiques and decorated with original objects and paintings of the sixteenth century. All accommodation are provided with all modern comforts.
The B&B and some of its services
The bed and breakfast's common areas include the sitting rooms and terraces where guests enjoy meals and can relax reading, listening to music or chatting with newfound friends, as well as the outdoor swimming pool with solarium for enjoying the surrounding landscape of the Natural Reserve of Castelvecchio, where the bed and breakfast is situated. The village of "Libbiano" is located, in fact, on the top of the "Monte Castagno". Originally a monastery, it was then transformed into a wine and olive oil farm, which the Casolare is just a tiny part of. A free WI-Fi connection is available in the common areas.
Outdoor activities in the area
Considering that the B&B is immersed in a landscape rich in art, history and nature, one of the most interesting things to do is hiking around the farm for discovering the old village of Libbiano and the Natural Reserve of Castelvecchio. Mountain bikes are at free disposal for anyone wishing to explore the area on two wheels, while the most important Tuscan cities of art are at easy distance from the B&B.
Tuscan cooking: restaurant and classes
Berta has a real passion for cooking and preparing typical Tuscan homemade dishes to her guests, using fresh local ingredients only. On requests, people may take vantage of cooking courses organized by Berta and their chef to learn the secrets of local recipes and taste a delicious Tuscan meal.
Just outside of San Gimignano
The Bed and Breakfast is located in an amazing position, at a stone's throw from the precious city of San Gimignano and within striking distance from Siena, Florence and all the main tourist destinations of Tuscany.
The area is surrounded by woods, with paths for both walking and biking.
There is a golf course about 15 km from the bed and breakfast and horseback riding stables and tennis courts within 10 km from the property.