Farmhouse with pool and restaurant in the Florence Hills
The farmhouse Colognole is located in that Chianti area near Florence called Chianti Rufina DOCG (where the homonimous wine is produced), just a few kilomters from the little town of Rufina which offers all main services and daily train connections to Florence and the main destinations of Tuscany.
The farmhouse Colognole, which originally was a winery, has been recently restored but still preserves the winery characteristics for offering a unique and relaxing stay in the marvellous Tuscan countryside in your charming room, with the added benefit of an on-site restaurant, wine tastings and outdoor pool.
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CHOOSE YOUR ACCOMMODATION
You may choose among 2 different types of rooms, classic or superior
You can enjoy delicious wine tastings, preceeded with walks through our own vineyards
A TASTE OF REAL TUSCANY
The restaurant serves local dishes prepared according to traditional recipes and fresh, genuine ingredients
There 8 elegant and cozy rooms offer you the chance to adapt your vacation to your needs: you can choose between the three classic rooms in the Maggetto, the ancient tinaia for the winery that have been carefully renovated, or amonth our superior rooms found within the ancient Villa Fattoria, which are suites offering every sort of comfort you can imagine. Guests share the beautiful external pool with a breathtaking view on the surrounding Chianti valleys, all a part of enjoying a relaxing vacation in Tuscany!
The restaurant, for both agriturismo guests and anyone who loves fine dining. The menu is centered around small entrees that express Chef Orlando Giordan's creativity in using seasonal ingredients. In this manny, the farmhouse offers the best loca ingredients, prepared with care.
Wine cellars for...wine tasting
The farmhouse has been realized restoring the ancient estate once used for the production of wine, but still preserves some of the original locals, today used as wine cellars and wine tasting rooms. All those guests interested in visiting those places rich in history and traditions may take part in the guided visits organized by the staff or, even better, in the wine-and-food tasting events, for appreciating those peculiar products that make this area unique in the world. And if you're looking for a really exclusive experience, which is more than a simple tasting, there're the guided tours to the vineyards, during which you may learn something about the surrounding landscape and catch some words of wisdom about wine!
Besides offering guided tours to the vineyards, Colognole also proposes a wide selection of tasting menus to satisfy even the most expensive tastes! The slogan could be "Not only wine": local products prepared according to Tuscan recipes with great red and white wines are at the center of these experiences. You may choose between a simple wine tasting or a more complete menù. Afraid that the experience and taste of just a dinner may weaken as time passes by once you return home? Don't worry, we highly recommend you participate in one of their cooking classes to take back home the best of the Tuscany's cuisine and kitchen traditions!
Position and setting
Surrounded by the green Chianti valleys, Colognole offers a breathtaking panorama that guests may appreciate while drinking a cold and refreshing drink by the swimming pool or tasting a good Tuscan dish at the restaurant. This farmhouse, situated at about 30 km from Florence, is the perfect place for visiting the most renowned cities of art of Tuscany (about 2 hours drive) and exploring the surrounding landscape, to which guided tours are daily organized. The proximity to Mugello valley is another important aspect, especially for all Motogp lovers!