Who doesn’t sometimes dream of retreating in a quiet village in Tuscany? This is possible in Il Borgo di Galenda! Two apartments that are idyllically situated between the green hills and vineyards of the Chianti Classico. Far away from mass tourism, you can enjoy the silence in the alluring Tuscan landscape.
The apartments - for 2-4 people - are nestled right in the charming hamlet of Galenda consisting of a handful of houses that have all been restored with great care. The apartments are ideal for couples or families looking for a relaxing holiday in a stylish accommodation in country style.
Behind the ancient stone facades are beautifully decorated rooms that combine the typical Tuscan architecture and old materials with handmade contemporary furniture and modern comfort. The interior is of a high quality and carefully chosen by the owner, an architect.
Start the day with breakfast on your balcony or terrace. Jump into the refreshing swimming pool. Rest on a lounger overlooking the surrounding hills, while the little ones splash around in the children's pool. Walk or bike between the beautiful vineyards and explore the historical treasures in the area ...
When you get home, cook together on the grill; fresh rosemary can be picked in the garden. And close off the day with a glass of Chianti wine under the stars or by the fireplace. What a delight!
All accommodations in our unique collection meet our high standards in quality, comfort, style and setting. We visit every place, meet the owners and explore the area, so we are sure that you will have a great holiday here!
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The apartments are situated in the small romantic hamlet of Galenda, not far from Radda and Gaiole, two of the most important cities in this Tuscan region. Galenda is located on the top of a hill in the middle of the Chianti Classico and is surrounded by cypress trees, olive trees, and vineyards. Galenda is 5 km from the town of Lecchi; here you will find a small supermarket if you want to cook something yourself. If you prefer to eat out, offer small, authentic restaurants nearby delicious Tuscan specialties.
Il Borgo di Galenda is an ideal starting point to explore the entire Chianti area. Beautiful places such as Radda, Gaiole, Castellina, and Greve are easily accessible from Galenda. The historic centers of Siena (20 km), San Gimignano (40 km) and Florence (45 km) are only half an hour away.
Also, Arezzo (70 km), Pisa (110 km), and even Rome (2.5 hours) are enchanting places to visit and doable for a day trip.
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The nearest airport is in Florence (62 km).
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Galenda is a small hamlet of a total of 12 houses, all beautifully renovated. The two apartments of Il Borgo di Galenda both have their own entrance and private terrace or balcony. The location of the apartments is fantastic, and the hamlet offers stunning views of the Tuscan hills and olive groves.
Layout apartment Bellini | 109 m2 | 4 people
Apartment Bellini is spread over two floors and offers plenty of space for living and relaxing. It combines the traditional atmosphere of a Tuscan country house with all modern conveniences. The typical country style of the house is reflected in the stone walls, terracotta floors, and high beamed ceilings.