Have just returned from La Capannaccia, The family did everything possible to make our stay enjoyable. The property was extremely clean, well equipped and good quality. The garden was beautiful and private. This is not the quietest place in the Tuscan hills, this is a working farm that has converted much of the house and out buildings to private residences. Due to the temperatures in the summer, people rise early to do their cleaning etc before the heat rises.
The owners produce their own wine, olive oil, vinegar and soap which they are proud to share with you - it was all well received, and we purchased further supplies at good rates. The early morning delivery of fresh apricots was particularly welcomed - beautiful.
The property is just outside the small town of Scandiccii, which currently has the only tramlines into Florence - there is free parking, take approx 20 mins and costs 1.20 euros each way and is very safe.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Set in its 1500 m² garden with hot tub and deck chairs, La Capannaccia is set in the countryside around Scandicci, 8 km from Florence. It offers rustic-style apartments, horse riding, and free Wi-Fi. Overlooking the garden, air-conditioned apartments at the Capannaccia come with a fireplace, fully equipped kitchenette, and a flat-screen TV. The private bathroom includes a hairdryer and free toiletries. On request, you can have dinner at the on-site restaurant serving local cuisine, and BBQ facilities are available. Many restaurants can be found within 1 km of the property. The A1 motorway is reachable by car in around 15 minutes. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- La Capannaccia Scandicci, Italy