La Collegiata, Tuscany Italy
★ ★ ★ ★
Highly attractive, atmospheric property in a tranquil, rural setting. Originally a monastery dating back to 1587, it became a hotel in 1996 and boasts many original features in interior areas.
Restaurant has large exterior terraces with views of the countryside and spacious lawned garden houses a good-sized pool, poolside bar and restaurant area.
Suited to couples or small groups wanting to stay in a charming historical property in a tranquil setting. Own car would be useful to fully for exploring the area.
In lightly wooded grounds with cypress trees, just off the main road leading down to San Gimignano, 1.5km (1 mile) away. Cafes, restaurants and shops are in the centre, a few minutes drive away. Siena is 35km (21 miles) away, Florence 55km (34 miles), and Voltera 25km (15 miles). Bus stop for main towns is in the centre.
With nothing interest visitors in the immediate area other than views of the countryside, guests are best off heading into San Gimignano old town.
15m summer-only rectangular pool in the adjacent lawned garden is slightly raised. Surrounded by padded wooden sunbeds under canopies. Bar and restaurant area is just to the side of the pool.
Leisure & Entertainment
Massage treatments and a fitness room.
Access & Mobility*
No specially adapted rooms for less mobile visitors.
- Peaceful, lightly-wooded grounds
- Atmospheric, historical property dating back to 1587
- Original features in interior areas
- Own transport required for exploring the area
- 15m summer-only pool
- Internet Terminal
- Wifi Free
- Wifi Chargeable
- Air Conditioning
- Minibar Fridge