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Sonia Macconi

Member since: 2011
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Speaks english, italian

Organic farm with swimming pool in the Chianti hills between Florence and Siena - Fienile

Bedrooms 3
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


Photos and Description of this Chianti holiday apartment

Apartments with independent entrances and pergolas in the heart of Tuscany

“Il Bacio” Farm holiday is located in the heart of Chianti, surrounded by beautiful Tuscan hills covered with vineyards and olive groves.

The ancient farmhouse, the former barn and the wood-house have been carefully restored and tastefully furnished, preserving the original structure together with the characteristics of old Tuscan houses.

Each apartment has its own independent entrance, a beautiful panoramic view of the countryside, and a private outdoor space in the shade of a grape pergola and equipped for outdoor lunches and candlelight dinners.

At our family-farm there is a swimming-pool (12x6 meters), surrounded by a large garden facing the valley, from where it is possible to enjoy an enchanting view of the surrounding hills. Here each apartment has its own umbrella with deckchairs and sunbeds. In our swimming-pool, the water is slightly salted with no added chlorine, and thus more delicate for skin and eyes, in addition to the environmental benefits.

At “Il Bacio” we produce certified organic Chianti wine, grappa, and extra virgin olive oil. Franco and Daniele will be glad to welcome you to our ancient cellar to walk you through the main steps of the wine-making process and taste our organic wines alongside local specialties.

More Details

Details for Fienile 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, 2 Bathrooms

This is the largest and most charming apartment. Built in the former barn and restored in traditional Tuscan style with stone walls and red “cotto” floor tiles, it can comfortably accommodate up to six people. The “Fienile” consists of a large living-room with a kitchen corner, two double bedrooms, one bedroom with two single beds, and two bathrooms. The living-room and one of the double bedrooms have a wonderful view on our vineyards and the surrounding hills. The other large, beautiful double bedroom has an ensuite bathroom and a fireplace in it. From this bedroom, thanks to a huge glass wall, you can enjoy a beautiful view on the countryside. This room is connected to another bedroom with two single beds and an independent entrance. Outside the apartment there is a large, bignonia pergola with table, chairs, and a wonderful panoramic view.
  • Events Allowed
  • long term rentals available
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
Sonia Macconi (Owner)
Member since: 2011
Call Owner
Speaks english, italian

About Sonia Macconi

In 1991, Franco and Sonia, together with their sons Andrea and Daniele, moved from the city to the country-side, to the farm Il Bacio. A few years later Giulia arrived, followed recently by grandson Pietro.

Since the beginning, they devoted themselves with passion and dedication to organic farming, producing wine and olive oil.

In 1997, following a long renovation of the farmhouse, the barn and the wood-house, the farm-holiday opened.

The family welcomes you to Il Bacio, together with our sweet dog Agata and our two donkeys, Nuccia and Violetta.

Sonia Macconi purchased this apartment in 1991


based on 10 traveller reviews

average rating of 4.9 based on 10 reviews


  • 4 of 5

We loved our week in Tavarnelle. The owners were very friendly and informative. Great location to take day trips. Relaxing!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 1, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A great place to stay in Tuscany

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in the 3 bedroom home and it was very comfortable for the 5 of us. This is a great location in the country. Franco and Sonia were very friendly and helpful, including a tour of the winery and wine tasting. When we get back to tuscany, we would certainly stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 12, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful Hospitality, Location, and Relaxation

  • 5 of 5

We recently stayed at Il Bacio for two weeks and had an amazing experience. We loved the setting, the accommodation and the incredibly warm welcome we received upon arrival and during our stay. The location is superb to explore northern Tuscany. The proximity to Tavarnelle is also great as there is a Coop with excellent selection of food and other basic needs open 7 days a week. This is rustic holiday at its best. Incredibly tranquil setting. Lovely pool and 360 degree views of beautiful Tuscany valley. This is a great place for family and couples. Very private and relaxing. Wonderful beds and linens. Franco and Sonia have great inside knowledge of best places to go and how to get there - including best parking and restaurants. The wine on site is also excellent. We enjoyed Chianti and Sangioveses, Cabernets from the family vineyard. Wonderful, charming place. Country living at its best. We loved it!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 22, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Family vacation in Tuscany

  • 5 of 5

What a great place. Quiet, relaxing and wonderful hosts. Sonya and Franco were so welcoming and helpful to are family. They helped with arranging rental car and transport to train and airport. Their wine is delicious and the 3 bedroom apartment was perfect for us. We can't wait to go back!!

  • Review Submitted: May 21, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Edinburgh, UK

Excellent holiday

  • 5 of 5

This property is truly delightful. We had a wonderful time, warmly welcomed by Sonia and helped with ideas for day trips and local restaurants. The apartment is as described/pictured with a mix of old style charm and modern fittings. Bed linen and towels excellent. The garden area and views are beautiful, perfect for relaxing. Our best days out were to Volterra, San Gimignano and to several Chianti villages (don't miss Montefioralle). A walk from the front door along local walk/bike route number 2 was very enjoyable.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 18, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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United States

Wonderful Tuscan Experience!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this lovely farm with our two pre-teens last Spring (our apologies for the delay in the review). We could not have had a better experience! After the hustle and bustle of Rome, the tranquility of Il Baccio's pastoral setting was a delightful respite. We were warmly welcomed by our hosts, Sonia and Franco, who went out of their way to make us feel comfortable and at home. They provided us with fantastic reccomendations for both local food (Ristorante Al Macereto - phenomenal!), sight-seeing and parking (Michaelangelo lot in Florence - spot on!) options. The farm is convenient for day trips to Florence, Sienna, and Tuscan hilltowns. With the short drive to the local Coop for grocery shopping, the kitchen was perfect for breakfasts under the wisteria, an evening glass of wine by the pool or a comfortable dinner indoors. The kids loved Agathe the dog and the many cats - not to mention to donkeys.

Thank you for wonderful, unforgettable memories of Tuscany.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 30, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
35 Kilometres
Florence Peretola (FLR)
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Tavarnelle Val di Pesa
Nearest Ferry
91 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
17 Kilometres
Golf Club Ugolino
Nearest Train
23 Kilometres
Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Nearest Motorway
19 Kilometres
A1 / E35 - Exit Firenze Impruneta
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Restaurant La Fattoria
Nearest Beach
89 Kilometres
Car: necessary

The family farm Il Bacio is located in the heart of Tuscany, nestled in gently sloping hills covered in vineyards and olive groves, typical of the Chianti region, a unique territory known for its landscapes, history, food and wine.

Il Bacio is the ideal base for exploring all of the main Tuscan cities of art. Florence, cradle of the Renaissance, is only 30 minutes away. Siena, medieval jewel, can be reached in less than 40 minutes. San Gimignano, with its medieval towers, is 30 minutes away. Pisa, with the wonderful Miracles Square and Leaning Tower, and Lucca, with its splendid walls, are within a one-hour drive. Pienza, Renaissance jewel, and Montalcino and Montepulciano, with their world-renowned wines, are a little more than one hour away. Finally, the picturesque Cinque Terre are around two hours by car.

The closest town is Tavarnelle Val di Pesa, which is 3 Km away and where there are numerous stores and various types of restaurants.

Surrounding our farm there are numerous charming medieval villages, such as Barberino Val d’Elsa and Greve in Chianti. Last, but not least, around us there are several foot and bike paths of remarkable panoramic and architectural interest.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday apartment in Tavarnelle in Val di Pesa, Italy

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
21 May 2016 - 8 Jul 2016
7 night minimum stay
9 Jul 2016 - 19 Aug 2016
7 night minimum stay
20 Aug 2016 - 14 Oct 2016
7 night minimum stay
15 Oct 2016 - 28 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
Capodanno / New Year
29 Dec 2016 - 2 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
Season A
3 Jan 2017 - 12 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
Pasqua / Easter
13 Apr 2017 - 17 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
Season B
18 Apr 2017 - 19 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
Season C
20 May 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
Season D
8 Jul 2017 - 18 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
Season C
19 Aug 2017 - 13 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
Season A
14 Oct 2017 - 28 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

The prices indicated refer to the apartment and include linens, final cleaning and utilities (heating excluded; daily cost: Fienile 20 €; Legnaia 15 €; Aia e Pergola 10 €). In addition, our guests receive a bottle of our organic wine.

Down payment of 25% at booking, reimbursable according to the following conditions:
- 100% for cancellations up to 7 days prior to the arrival for period A, 30 days for
periods B and C, and 60 days for period D; and
- 50% for cancellations up to 3 days prior to the arrival for period A, 15 days for
periods B and C, and 45 days for period D.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Accommodation and facilities for Fienile in Chianti, Italy

Property Type:
  • apartment
Building Type:
  • farmhouse
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 95 m²
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Activities Guide
  • soap
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • local restaurant guide
  • Macintosh Computer
  • mobile phone
  • PC
  • Parking
  • Shampoo
  • Sunbed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bagno 1 - toilet , shower enclosure , bidet
    Bagno 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • A bathroom is adjacent to the living room and one of the bedrooms and the second bathroom is located inside the bedroom.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Camera matrimoniale 1 - 1 large double bed
    Camera matrimoniale 2 - 1 large double bed
    Camera con due letti per bambini - 2 child bed
  • One of the two double bedrooms is particularly large, has an en-suite bathroom and is equipped with a fireplace. This room communicates with the children's room, where there are two single beds. The second double bedroom, which overlooks the vineyards, is adjacent to the living room and to a second bathroom. Each of the three bedrooms have exposed beams and terracotta floors and offer panoramic views of the valley and the surrounding hills.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Golf
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch Furniture
  • Walkway to Water
  • Yard
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
  • Events Allowed
  • long term rentals available
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • car optional
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
VISIT TO THE CELLAR AND WINE TASTING Franco and Daniele will be glad to welcome you to our ancient cellar to walk you through the main steps of the wine-making process and to taste our organic wines alongside local specialties. Upon request, we can organize dinners and events for groups of up to 25 people. PICK UP IN TOWN For those of you arriving in Tavarnelle via bus from Florence or Siena, we are happy to pick you up at the bus stop in town and drive you the 3 Km to the farm. GROCERIES UPON ARRIVAL If at the end of your trip to Il Bacio you want to relax, we can provide groceries for you upon arrival. Please send us your order at least 48 hour prior to your arrival. The service is free of charge. FRESH BREAD AND NEWSPAPER Upon request, in the morning we will deliver to your door fresh bread and an international newspaper of your choice among those available in Tavarnelle. The service is free of charge. Bike rental: 4 Km Horse-back riding: 2 Km Hot air balloons: 4 Km

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