A characteristic dirt road takes you past vineyards and into the
woods ending up at Borgo Iesolana which is surrounded by olive grooves,
vineyards and fields with a wide panoramic view.
A splendid pool occupies a sunny field of the Borgo, furnished with
chairs for reclining and pergolas with table and chairs to protect the
clients from the summer sun.
Borgo Iesolana is an old Tuscan hamlet dating back to 1500. Covering
over 96 hectares in the Chianti countryside along the old Roman road
that once linked Siena with Florence.
Apartments of various sizes and types, fully equipped and with all
comfort, offer guests the opportunity to enjoy a truly stimulating
holiday in perfect peace.
Personally managed by its owners, Iesolana Farm produces its own
wine, olive oil, honey and grappa which you can taste with: First
courses, crostini, selections of Tuscan cheeses and salami in the Wine
bar inside the Borgo. In the morning the Wine bar is open for breakfast.
Closed on Monday.
The guests in Borgo Iesolana have different possibilities of
activities such as; relaxing at the panoramic swimming pool, fishing or
relaxing at the lake inside our property, long walks or riding mountain
bike, which you can rent in the Borgo, through woods on 30 km of white
We also organize cooking classes with lessons in: Tuscan antipasti,
Tuscan "primi piatti", Tuscan soups, Tuscan fresh pasta and
Tuscan deserts. Inside the Wine bar a meeting room for events,
conventions, and work activities is available.
At the reception you can receive information's about Bucine and the
surrounding area: Chianti and the three famous cities of art: Arezzo,
Firenze and Siena.
The nearest town of Bucine is 3 km away and is to the southwest of
Montevarchi, between Arezzo and Siena. The official vineyards of Chianti
begin here and extend to the east, giving visitors ample opportunity to
explore the small roads and hill towns of Tuscany. The town of Bucine is
small but complete, with a Wednesday morning market. The A1 autostrada
is 20 minutes drive away, and Florence is 45 minutes by car.
Alternatively, you can take the small roads and wind up and down the
charming hill towns of Chianti; Gaiole in Chianti, Castellina in
Chianti, Greve in Chianti, Radda in Chianti, Castelnuovo Berardenga, San
Gusmè and so on. Arezzo and the gates of Siena are reachable within 30
Breakfast, dinner and eventual meetings take place in this
magnificent room overlooking the pool. Attention to detail is evident
also in the organization of activities such as wine tasting, olive oil
samplings, cooking lessons, and guided itineraries.
Passing over an old ancient Roman bridge, you follow the road through
forest and vineyards before finally arriving at this magnificent
location known as Borgo Iesolana. Here you will find fully masterfully
The main house and the dependences have been transformed into
apartments respecting the original architecture and material providing
elegance and refinement.
The great terra cotta pots filled with flowers accompanies your way
to the swimming pool.
The charming pergolas are protecting the guests from the summer sun.
This is the place you are looking for if you appreciate tranquility
and comfort in splendid surroundings.
The apartments are all completely restored and equipped with every
modern comfort. They are decorated with prestigious traditional
furnishings which, while functional maintain their rustic quality.
A high level of comfort is assured in each apartment. Each apartment
has one or more double or single bedrooms, bathroom(s) with shower,
lounge, kitchen, oven, hydro-massage, telephone, single heating, private
telephone and satellite television.
All apartments are furnished with antique pieces, possess large
bedrooms, ensuite facilities, spacious living rooms and large terraces
On the ground floor (45 sqm) suitable for 2 people. It has a small
lounge/kitchen, 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom with shower. Private
covered terrace with table and chairs and 2 lounges overlooking
vineyards and fig tree.
On the first floor (55 sqm) suitable for 2 people. It has a
lounge/kitchen, 1 bedroom, 1 large bathroom with shower. Covered
portico with small wrought iron table and chairs.
On the first floor (80 sqm) suitable for 4 people. It has a
lounge area, kitchen, 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms with shower.
Covered portico with small wrought iron table and chairs.
On the ground floor (80 sqm) suitable for 4 people. It has a lounge
with couch, kitchen, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms with shower.
Private terrace with umbrella, table and chairs overlooking the Tuscan
hills, pool and restaurant.
On the ground floor (98 sqm) suitable for 4 people. It has a
lounge, kitchen, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms with shower. Private covered
terrace with table and chairs overlooking the pool and Tuscan hills.
On the first floor (80 sqm) suitable for 6 people. It has a lounge,
kitchen, 3 bedrooms, and
2 bathrooms with tub/shower. Private covered terrace with table
and chairs overlooking Lecci and Walnut trees.
On the first floor (98 sqm) suitable for 6 people. It has a large
lounge/dining area, kitchen, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms with shower.
Private covered terrace with table and chairs overlooking small quiet
On the ground floor (120 sqm) suitable for 8 people. It has a large
lounge, a large kitchen (with dishwasher), 4 bedrooms, 3
bathrooms with shower one with tub/ hydro massage. Private covered
terrace with table and chairs overlooking the Tuscan hills an
Try our traditional wine bar. Enjoying our wine bar will make your stay
even more pleasurable. Our wine bar opens in the afternoon and it allows
you the opportunity to taste traditional Tuscan meals linked together
with wine produced in Iesolana in a modern and comfortable setting
Iesolana produces 2 kind of red wine:
Sangiovese 95%, Merlot 5%, Aged 12 months in barriques before
Sangiovese 80 %, Cabernet Sauvignon 20%.
A white wine:
Trebbiano 60%, Chardonnay 40%.
Other products include:
- Vinsanto - aged 7 years
- Grappa - by Sangiovese grapes
- Extra Virgin Olive Oil
- Honey - different flowers
Mountain bikes, private lake and swimming pool are also available for
In Iesolana you can relax by our panoramic swimming pool which
commands a view over the valley, whilst nearby is the lake where guests
You can take a mountain bike through the woods, the vineyards and the
olive trees or for a slower pace, you can enjoy a pleasant walk through
the same areas.
Cookery courses which allow to discover the typical Tuscan menu are
A Meeting room for events, conventions, work activities is available.
- Motorway A1 Florence Rome - exit Valdarno
- At the tool-station turn right and follow the signs to Montevarchi,
at the junction follow the signs to Bucine.