Poggio ai Cieli is located near Siena, in the municipality of San Gimignano, very well known
Medieval village immersed in the Tuscan countryside. It is an ideal place for quiet holidays in
the country and is an easy starting point for the "art" cities or just for walks on the natural
Poggio ai Cieli is a small agricultural holding of 10 hectares used for viticulture. The site is on
a hill with excellent exposure, within the district of San Gimignano. It is an ideal place for
quiet holidays in the country and is an easy starting point for the "art" cities or just for walks
on the wonderfully natural surroundings.
The old farmhouse was renovated and
subdivided into comfortable flats and rooms. All around it are cypress, lilac hedges,
magnificent pine trees, woods, olive groves, vineyards, fruit trees and the many services
available to our customers.
We have placed some (now disused) agricultural machinery in an outdoor exhibition in front
of the cellar. These have become "museum pieces", that tell our history of farming. Next to
this is the barn once used for hay and silk production. Today it is used as a recreation room
and office, and in the basement we store agricultural machinery and equipment.
spring and summer time, the swimming pool allows you to spend unforgettable moments of
amusement and relax. Even if it's not too large, it has an incomparable view on the typical
Tuscan country. Our primary interest is moreover to assure the cleaning and disinfection of
the swimming-pool. Have you ever try to have a swim at midnight, under a starry sky, in the
absolute silence of the night only broken by the singing of the night-birdsà
fond of nature we have organized a "naturalistic way" that winds along the lands of our farm
and that, in 10 stages, allows you to discover interesting aspects of our country, our farming
and our history.
From this year we place at guests disposal a table-tennis in the
amusement park and Mountain-bikes at free hire.
For children there are also available
outside games located in a central and easily controllable position.
Our farm offers
you a lot of services that certainly will make pleasant and relaxing your stay:
recreational room with phone and satellite television and with a lot of tourist information and
useful advice told by our experience;
- a laundry room with a "pillone", washing-
machine, electric iron and ironing-board;
- wood oven and grill under the loggia with
tools and wood at your disposal;
- wide spaces for parking in private area.
and rooms, at your arrival, you will find tourist information about restaurants, "trekking
ways", "wine ways" and maps of "art" cities, of museums and of everything useful for the
discovery of Tuscany.
Moreover you'll find information concerning our farm and our
products that will be at your disposal in the sales-room with the possibility of free tasting.
In collaboration with ESPERIA we arrange, in the relaxing atmosphere of our
farmhouse, Italian courses at basic conversional levels with qualified and experienced
teachers, allowing you to acquire language for everyday situations.