Borgo del Castello of Vivo d'Orcia: holiday homes in Val d'Orcia, Siena
The village of Castle of Vivo d'Orcia It is the ideal choice for those who want stay in a place of charm in Val d'Orcia in the south of Tuscany. THE'ancient village, donated in the 1534 to the ancestor of the current owners Pope Marcello Cervini, is characterized by a castle, ancient peasant houses and a Romanesque church. The estate is located at two hours from Florence and to one hour from Siena, near cultural gems such as Pienza, Montalcino and Montepulciano.
The guests of the village will be able to stay in four elegant independent houses, equipped with all comforts and furnished in respect of the style of Tuscan historic country houses.
The houses made available to travelers are:
All houses are surrounded by private gardens where to spend moments of Relax or where to eat outdoors i local products: fresh fruit and tomatoes, spicy sausages, homemade pasta and polenta, mushrooms from the nearby woods, truffles and of course the precious local oils and wines.
The history of the Castle Village of Vivo d'Orcia
Il Castle of Vivo d'Orcia it is in the laughing Val d'Orcia in the south of Tuscany, 2 hours from Florence, 1 now from Siena, near cultural gems such as Pienza, Montalcino and Montepulciano, to name just a few.
Refuge of a Pope: the estate with the imposing castle and the Romanesque church dates back to the eleventh century. The humble hermitage was transformed into a sophisticated and well organized agricultural center, when Cardinal Marcello Cervini, later Pope Marcello II, bought the estate in the 1534.
Secular trees and chestnut trees cast their shade in the gardens of the houses, ideal for spending al fresco meals outdoors. Fresh fruit and tomatoes, spicy sausages, homemade pasta, polenta, wild mushrooms combined with truffles and, of course, local and fine olive oils and wines.
The castle in January 2005 was published in "The World of Interiors".
The services of the Borgo del Castello di Vivo d'Orcia:
The village of Castello di Vivo d'Orcia is the ideal solution for those who want to spend holidays in Val d'Orcia while staying in comfortable homes.
Charming houses for holidays in Val d'Orcia
the ancient houses of the Borgo di Vivo d'Orcia are available for stays and holidays in Val d'Orcia in the province of Siena. All the houses are inside the ancient Tuscan village and are elegantly furnished and equipped with all comforts in respect of the local tradition.
Renting a house in the village in Val d'Orcia offers you the unique and rare opportunity to live in an extraordinary context, where history, nature and Tuscan culture will accompany you throughout your stay.
Our holiday homes in Val d'Orcia: