We stayed here for 10 days in late July 2013. This apartment complex has a lot going for it but the owners seem to have moved on to their next property development projects before finishing this one. This is a real pity since it's the last 10% that matters most to paying customers.
First the positives. The apartments are high quality and tastefully furnished. Views of Volterra and surrounding countryside are great. There's a nice swimming pool bordered with rosemary and lavender, with loungers. We often swam at dusk when we had the pool to ourselves and enjoyed the exquisite views to Volterra. The complex is well situated for the main sights in Western Tuscany, 10km from Volterra and roughly one hour's drive from each of Siena, Pisa, Lucca, San Gimignano and San Vincenzo (good beach). [Note: Tuscan roads are slow and twisty - it always takes longer to get around than you think].
However, the 1.5km gravel access road is in such poor condition that a digger... more