The Tuscan country-hotel scene has come on apace since 1960, when the Michelin guide to Italy listed not a single establishment in intu braehead gift card balance the Chianti area.
The look is tempered by jute drapes, exposed beams painted a soft grey, and a tasteful jumble of antique sideboards, stencilled wardrobes and heirloom mirrors.
Lestaralex United Kingdom free childcare voucher scheme Age group: 25 34 Clearly expensive for the service you get.In an area saturated with copycat Tuscan farmhouse hotels, Hotelito Lupaia is a true original.Find out which room to book at the Borgo Santo Pietro here.The exterior is unique in Tuscany for its wonderful pastel blue tones whilst on the inside the decor is luxurious but not pretentious, with state of the art details such as DVD players and plasma TVs blended in, there to be used but not.The spacious rooms have an antique-modern look, with cream curtains, mahogany tables and upholstered chairs and sofas that would not look out of place in a London gentlemen's club (although the 11 rooms above the spa are lighter and more airy).Close Save up to 50 in Greve in Chianti Get exclusive access to member-only deals by email.Most close in winter for a few months.Book now, stella Della Casa, situated in the Santa Maria Novella district in Florence, a 5-minute walk from Santa Maria Novella and 900 metres from Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral, Stella Della Casa features air-conditioned rooms.
Villa Bordoni, via San Cresci 31-32, 50022 Greve in Chianti, Italy 16 people are currently looking for a place in Greve in Chianti.
Accommodation comes in an elegant Tuscan style.
Another good sign is that, ever since the hotel's spring 2008 opening, it has mostly been patronised by Italians - who are choosy about where they spend their country weekends.At first glance, there's something a little too staged and perfect about Il Borgo's version of a Tuscan village.Book now, still looking?Castello Banfi Il Borgo: ;.Also the staff who in most cases are the owners themselves are always ready to answer any question or make your stay even better.Quiet little retreat place in chianti.When Goethe visited Italy, he isolated the difference between the Italians and his German co-nationals; Italians know how to be, Germans.The staff was extremely helpful.
There's an infinity-edged swimming pool from which water cascades into a four-person hydromassage tub.
The cooking class with David was the highlight of our stay and a must do, and our room was unique, comfortable and beautifully decorated.