This review is for La Scheggia di Stefania- Fagianaia, which is a three bedroomed, one bathroomed villa on the Fattoria next to the larger property.
Firstly, this is not the "Chianti-shire" region of Tuscany, it is more forested and the hills make for a wonderful backdrop to the theme of the unspoilt Tuscan holiday. It's height above sea-level (some 500m-plus) makes the air temperature a little more bearable on those warm summer days, (we noted a 4 degree Centigrade difference between Arezzo and the location one day, so you never feel overwhelmed by the heat).
The villa is perched right on the top of the Fattoria, which means you have the best views towards the Tiber Valley, and best privacy. It has a patio and importantly a vine-shaded pergola so you can have your meals out of the sun. The accommodation was of high quality, the furnishings blending with the rustic architecture of the villa, and it was clean and comfortable too. For us it was great that there is no... more