Relais Villa Belpoggio in Loro Ciuffenna
Located in the heart of Tuscany, in a hilly position with a beautiful view of the Valdarno and the Chianti area, Relais Villa Belpoggio is a historic 17th century residence with a small charming hotel.
The simple elegance of the furnishings, the warm welcome, the attentive and personalized service, the breakfast full of flavors and aromas, the memorable Tuscan cuisine of the restaurant reserved for guests of the villa convey a feeling of intimacy and well-being.
It is the perfect place for those who want to discover the lesser known beauties of Tuscany while still being within easy reach of Florence, Arezzo and Siena.
There are many activities on offer: food and wine tours, cooking lessons, fashion shopping, antique markets, visits to artisan workshops, mountain biking or simply relaxing in the panoramic swimming pool.
The history of the Relais Villa Belpoggio
Villa Belpoggio it was built in the seventeenth century by the family Fiorilli, on the ruins of an ancient watchtower of the 300 and is a typical example of a Florentine nobility country residence.
The adjacent oratory was built at the end of the 700, while the lower body of the manor house and the granary, attached to the sacristy of the oratory, were added to the 800, for agricultural use.
In the 1820 the Villa, together with vast estates cultivated in screw, oil e wheat, was sold by the Fiorilli to the Rosi family.
In the 1935, by testament, the Villa was left to the Servite Friars of the Santissima Annunziata of Florence who used it
a residence and place of meditation for the young professed, until the end of the 80 years.
In the 1990 Minister of Cultural Heritage, in consideration of the historical-architectural value of the complex, has placed the Villa di Belpoggio under the monumental bond.
Today's owners, who have passionately restored it to bring it back to its ancient beauty, have also wanted to recreate the essence of this period residence, elegant country residence and welcoming spiritual refuge,
dedicating part of the Villa to relais for a few guests who share the pleasure of tranquility, nature and good Tuscan living.
Services: charming hotels and wedding locations and events in the Chianti area
Relais Villa Belpoggio it's a small one charming hotel, a perfect place for weddings, to bring together friends and family or small groups. All rooms have heating and air conditioning, mini-bar, kettle...
There are also two apartments equipped with kitchen.
Il restaurant, open in the evening for guests only, is characterized by a refined cuisine respecting traditions and traditions local products.
A service is provided quick lunch and obviously one rich breakfast.
On request we organize cooking courses for groups of two to six people.
The relais has one pool placed in position panoramica.
The connection Wi-Fi it's free.
Places of interest nearby:
The Romanesque parish churches of the Setteponti and in particular the Pieve di Gropina and Pieve di Cascia with the annex Masaccio museum.
San Giovanni Valdarno with the Basilica of Santa Maria delle Grazie
Vallombrosa and its famous abbey.
Firenze, Arezzo, Siena, Chianti.
Valdarno Outlet: Prada, The Mall, The Fashion Valley