WATCH OUT: dishonest charging obscures the beauty of the place.
For 8 persons, one night, on booking.com the requested price was 300 euros (no reference to heating). A subsequent email from the management informed me that : “Come precisato sul sito il riscaldamento si paga a parte e a consumo senza nessun ricarico da parte nostra. “ (“as detailed on the site [which site? not booking.com] heating is to be paid separately by consumption, with no extra charge)
At check out for the heating of two units, 15 hours only, I was requested 70 euros, cash, with no receipt (which totals 300 euros, the price of the rooms; available upon request). The personnel did not even check the heating counters for actual fuel consumption.
It’s a pity: the stone house is magnificent, esquisitely restored and furnished, comfortable, and the location is fascinating, wild and isolated but close to touristic sites (Montalcino, Sant’ Antimo Abbey, Amiata mountain). I advise the place... more