Farmhouse near Florence in Mugello
Orticaia farmhouse is situated in Dicomano, among the wonderful hills of Mugello near Florence. Its two floor apartment consists of five bedrooms: four double rooms and a single room. The building once belonged to a medieval Camaldolese monastery.
On the ground floor, overlooking the property garden, is a wide kitchen with fireplace and wood stove. Orticaia is the perfect agriturismo for a relaxing stay in Tuscany. Its position near Florence makes Orticaia the perfect starting point to discover the museums and the most famous monuments of the cradle of the Renaissance.
Orticaia is a lovely farmhouse located in Dicomano, among the beautiful hills of Mugello, an area near Florence famous for its culture and nature. Dicomano is also on the road that leads to another wonderful place: the Casentino National Park.
Feel like home
This lovely farmhouse near Florence consists of a two floor apartment with five rooms that can accommodate up to nine people. On the ground floor are three double bedrooms and a bathroom; on the first floor a double and a single room with another bathroom. On the ground floor there is also a large kitchen with wood stove. Cooking what you like will make you feel comfortable and at home!
Discover the museums and the nearby cities
Being near Florence, Orticaia also gives you the chance to visit the capital of Tuscany and its beautiful museums and monuments. Furthermore several are the villages and towns near the agriturismo famous for their history. Thanks to its strategic position Orticaia farmhouse is the ideal place for those who love nature and freedom being based not far from Florence.
Mugello: sport, nature and history
In addition to cultural itineraries, the location of Orticaia farmhouse is also ideal for sport lovers. In fact Mugello is a perfect place for hikers and cyclists. Being based at agriturismo Orticaia it will be easy to discover and visit famous historic buildings of Mugello such as the Medici villas of Trebbio and Cafaggiolo, ancient churches and monasteries.
The building where the farmhouse is, once belonged to the monastery of San Jacopo near the small river called Sieve, which flows through the whole Mugello valley. From the farmhouse you will enjoy a beautiful view of the valley. Orticaia is also a farm business, specialized in cattle breeding and the production of biological products. The owners of the agriturismo, Dino Baroni and his son Enzo, often offer tastings of seasonal specialties such as the delicious berries and the famous Mugello chestnut IGP.