The imposing Meleto Castle is located in the heart of the Chianti Classico, near the ancient lines that marked the border between the Florentine and Senese Republic, in the centre of a large and well-known farm that extends for more than 1,000 ha. Despite the modifications that it has experienced throughout the centuries, the Meleto Castle still preserves the traces of the massive 15th century fortifications with its powerful cylinder tower. Beautiful view overlooking the hills and the Chianti vineyards. Peaceful position. Apartments LOGGIA, TERRAZZE 1-2, LIMONAIA 3, VIGNANOVA are located in the annexes next to the castle and guests have at their disposal a shared swimming pool (5×12)(01/05-30/09 open 8.00am to 8.00pm) located about 150 m away. Apartments PIETRO LEOPOLDO, PIO MARIA, ELEONORA TERESA, CESARE ORAZIO are located in an ancient farmhouse refined by its Renaissance structure situated in front of the castle (about 300 m away) set in a dominating position among the olive groves and at the edge of the woods and with a charming equipped courtyard (100 m2). At guests’ disposal a shared swimming pool (6×12 depth 1,2-1,6)(01/05-30/09 open 8.00am to 8.00pm). The apartments are original and pleasant and have been tastefully renovated with great care while respecting its original style and materials. Each apartment has satellite TV and internet connection. To be requested on booking and to be paid for on directly on the spot: extra bed (Euro 126/week, maximum one per apartment, not possible in LOGGIA), baby bed (12 euro/day), extra change of linen (10 euro/person/change), restaurant, wine tasting, cooking lessons. You can purchase farm products. Furnishings in perfect harmony with the Tuscan style and architecture. Central heating. PLEASE NOTE: Check in: 3 – 6.30 p.m. Check out: 8.30 – 10 a.m. Pets admitted on payment (10 euro/day). It is possible to book properties PIETRO LEOPOLDO, PIO MARIA, ELEONORA TERESA, CESARE ORAZIO together under the name CASANUOVA for a total of 22 sleeps.
ACCOMMODATION: (95 m2) Directly set against the fortification walls (100 metres from the pool). Gr. fl.: spacious living/dining room (satellite TV) with access to the outside, kitchenette that opens out to the living room, 1 bathroom with shower. Overhead gallery: double bed. Equipped, private outdoor area. Air conditioning in the living room.
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LOCATION: 3 km Gaiole in Chianti (any kind of shops), 11 km Radda in Chianti, 31 km Siena, 48 km San Gimignano, 73 km Firenze.