Select Italy - The Ultimate Source for Travel to Italy

Select Italy Select Italy - Italy Travel Package
 1-800-877-1755 | For travel agents: 1-866-414-3855 | About Us |

Sign In

Forgot Password?

Register

Choose Your Country

Borgo Pignano

Location: Volterra (Tuscany)

Rooms: 14

Rating:

Check in:

Check out:

Top Review:
This service has no reviews yet....
A 20-minute drive from Volterra and San Gimignano is a community of international artists and nature lovers called Borgo Pignano. The estates' heart is an 18th-century villa that has been completely remodeled to host guestrooms and suites, as well as common areas including a large ballroom with balconies, a library, a music room, several dens with fireplaces, a dining room, a small movie theater, a pool/billiard room, a children's play room, and a space dedicated to holistic practices like yoga and meditation. Breathtaking views in every direction encompass rolling Tuscan hills and verdant valleys that stretch all the way to the sea.

The 14 guestrooms and suites in the main villa, each with splendid views, are furnished with elegance and artistic flair. Some still boast original frescoes while all the bathrooms are faced in travertine or marble. Another option is to rent one of the apartments or freestanding houses like Podere la Fonte (a farmhouse with seven bedrooms, and a terrace by the lake) and Casa del Lago (a small isolated house on the lake, ideal for honeymooners). A perk that everyone will appreciate is the free Wi-Fi that can be accessed from anywhere on the estate.

All guests can enjoy the panoramic infinity pool, carved from an old limestone quarry, as well as the bocce court and the various indoor areas set aside for yoga or playing music. Classes are offered for those who want them and children are welcome, too. There are plentiful options for kids to take classes, or have a sitter look after them while their parents spend some time by themselves.

Food at Borgo Pignano is sourced as much as possible from the estate and neighboring farms, and is based on organic or biodynamic principles of agriculture. Breakfast breads, croissants, and pastries are baked in the wood-burning oven and accompanied by jams, honey, fruits, yogurt, Italian coffees, English teas, and organic milk. At lunch, guests can avail themselves of an ample buffet, while dinner is centered on delicious Tuscan specialties prepared by Chef Camilla (she also gives cooking classes). Special theme dinners include pizza night and outdoor barbeques.

Request Hotel Availability

Note: Select Italy will forward all of your preferences to the requested property. However, a non-smoking room cannot always be guaranteed. Also, please note that hotel pricing is based on low season rates and is subject to change.

There are no reviews yet for this service.

The Fine Print: With the Select Italy "Customer Review" service, Select Italy offers customers the possibility of reading comments made by others on services provided as well as offering their own comments on services. The following guidelines apply to all customer reviews:

  1. All reviews submitted are subject to review and revision by Select Italy.
  2. Select Italy reserves the right to NOT publish any review online for any reason.
  3. All reviews are subject to editing to correct grammatical errors, inappropriate language, links or other information leading to a competitor to Select Italy and any other material decided by Select Italy to be inappropriate for publishing on the website.
  4. Select Italy assumes no responsibility for the correctness, truthfulness, quality, exactness, reliability or credibility of information provided by users.
  5. Reviews will typically be posted within 2-5 business day of receipt.
  6. Please note: whatever you write in the Display Name field will be shown on the website. If you wish for your review to be anonymous we suggest writing in "Anonymous" or just putting your first name and last initial.

Features

Hotel Amenities

  • Buffet Breakfast
  • Elevators
  • Family Rooms
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Internet Accessibility
  • King Beds Available
  • Kitchen
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Panoramic Views
  • Produce Grown On-site
  • Restaurant

Room Amenities

  • Data Port/Internet

Area Attractions

  • Volterra
  • San Gimignano
  • Siena
  • Pisa
  • Florence