Il Borgo di Vescine

Overview

Il Borgo di Vescine, Chianti

Tuscany

Star Rating: ****

Il Borgo di Vèscine is a XIII century Etruscan village, the ancient dwellings of which have been transformed into charming guest rooms. The XIII century village of Vèscine is situated in the heart of the Chianti region and is now a Country Relais, conserving the original structure of the mediaeval village in perfect harmony with the surrounding countryside.

Situated at 600 metres above-sea-level, Vèscine allows you to enjoy the tranquillity offered by the uncontaminated Chianti hills, while at the same time allowing you to reach the primary cities of art of Siena (20 km) and Florence (42 km).

Facilities

Facilities

  • All rooms feature furniture, en-suite bathroom, air conditioning, telephone, satellite television and minibar, and look on to the charming 42-acre park surrounding Vèscine
  • Breakfast room with terrace
  • 42-acre park
  • Bar
  • Restaurant offering cooking classes
  • Wine cellar
  • Beautiful panoramic swimming pool
  • Tennis court
  • Mountain bike hire

Accommodation

Accommodation

  • 19 rooms and 7 suites
  • Standard twin (max 2)
  • Standard double (max 2)
  • Deluxe (max 2)
  • Suite (max 2)

Location

Hand Picked By

Jane Tuck

Guests at the delightful Borgo di Vescine, a working wine estate, can enjoy learning more about the great Chianti wines of this area, as well as tasting the wonderful local cuisine. The hotel also offers a one day cookery course for £99 per person which includes dinner with wine.

Jane Tuck

Additional Information

  • Date: Various departure dates
  • Star Rating: 4
  • Board Basis: Bed & Breakfast
  • Duration: 8 nights
  • Departure Airport: Bristol
  • Guide Price: Please call for latest price
  • Car hire included!
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