this place is stunning!! picture perfect postcard!! something out of a movie set! we loved every minute of our 2 night stay and would HIGHLY recommend it to anyone looking for peace, rest, relaxation, romance and stellar views. Its a little hard to find as GPS doesnt locate it easy so u have to be savvy but its totally worth it once u find it. The road leading up to the place can get tricky and dark at night so be careful. Once you get the coordinates into your gps you will be fine to explore the nearby towns and find the hotel again easily. The service was wonderful, the front desk girl spoke english which was great. FREE wifi and parking. Wifi worked well everywhere. Only downfall would be the lack of menu choices, i know they are not a "restaurant" but alot of people love it so much there they dont want to leave to go and eat. We did have nice food & wine while there but would have loved more options. The sunsets are stunning!! and the olive oil is fantastic we took some home. Would stay here again in a heartbeat!
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- MORMORAIA in San Gimignano, set on the Chianti hills, was in ancient times a convent; nowadays it is an elegant Bed and Breakfast in a panoramic position of rare beauty in front of San Gimignano’s medieval towers. Holidays in Tuscany can be spent on Mormoraia’s farmhouse, the ideal place for a delightful and relaxing stay in one of the most charming and interesting settings as far as history and art concerns.Mormoraia gives hospitality in nice apartments and double rooms with private bathroom on a B&B basis.The vineyards and olive groves surrounding the farmhouse produce high quality wines and extra-virgin olive oil, which are among the most valued and appreciated worldwide.The farmhouse in San Gimignano is equipped with a large swimming-pool with Jacuzzi corner, which lies next to the portico with a panoramic view over San Gimignano’ medieval towers, a special place for an aperitif with the excellent wines produced by Mormoraia at disposal of guests staying in the apartments and rooms. The barbecue and wood oven in the huge garden are perfect for lunches and dinners in the sign of nature.The tasting of Vernaccia of San Gimignano wine, of the other wines and extra-virgin olive oil, accompained by Tuscan culinary specialities, take place in the wine shop, where products are also on sale, or on the lovely terrace which offers a superb view of San Gimignano’s medieval towers.Guests can enjoy unforgettable walks, mountain biking or horseback riding through the woods and trails to reach the lake, where you can fish. Within walking distance are stables for horse riding, tennis courts and golf courses. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Tenuta Mormoraia San Gimignano, Italy - Tuscany