Welcome to the site of Bed and Breakfast la Fonte del Machiavelli
A Bed and Breakfast in the Machiavelli's old estate.
Old country house in Fontalle, accurately re built, belonged to Niccolò Machiavelli, refined and particular in its style, it is located in the heart of Chianti Classico close to Florence in Sant'Andrea in Percussina (San Casciano Val di Pesa), where the famous writer of Florence lived.
Silent rooms with a view of the Tuscan countryside
The Bed and Breakfast la Fonte del Machiavelli
is located in this splendid setting, provides lovely well-furnished rooms
, in Tuscan style, with ensuite bathrooms, air conditioned and equipped with satellite Tv, that overlook on the beautiful sorrounding view.
In the morning you will wake up by birds song and admire all around cultivated fields, olive trees, cypresses, vineyards, green hills where here and there a stone farmhouse emerges. During summer you will have a good start of the day with a rich breakfast
on the panoramic terrace and in the evening fall asleep among fireflies and crickets.
A holiday close to nature, in the silent of Tuscan countryside, where you can regenerate, far from the confusion of the city.
The family-run B&B
's owners are professional and fond of, and they will receive you with warmth and helpfulness.
The swimming pool: haven of peace
The accommodation facility is enhanced by the enchanting swimming pool with
solarium swathed in greenery
, to sunbathe undisturbed, or to relax under the shadow of an olive tree, with the scent of grapes that arouses your senses.
A B&B in a strategic place to visit Tuscany.
Our bed & breakfast is in Fontalle, in the centre of Tuscany
, in the neighbourhood of many places of historical and artistic interest, such as Florence
, 15 minutes drive, and San Gimignano
reachable in short time. The short-distance freeway
allow to reach quickly by car all the most famous art cities of Tuscany, spending a day or half-day trip.
To all those who love "slow holiday", from the close city of San Casciano some of the most scenic streets start, that lead to towns and historical villages of Chianti
: Panzano, Greve in Chianti, Radda, Castellina in Chianti. Renowned lands for the beautiful landscapes, for the richness of art and architectural treasures and for the excellent wine. To ride with the motorbike or even with the Vespa, stopping over to admire the landscape or for a wine tasting
In the evening if you don't feel like doing too many km, in the vicinity of b&b within easy reach, you will find many restaurants and trattoria, to taste the Tuscan cooking.