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If you look for something QUIET - here you are absolutely at the right place. No any kind of noise. Very familiar with few rooms only. Eat also there, everything is cooked by Carmela, the owner - no words could express how delicious the food...More
The property is quaint and offers a rustic glimpse back in time. Carmela is very helpful and wants to make you comfortable. I concur that having one of the evening meals is highly recommended. She is an outstanding cook and sets a romantic ambience for...More
We were greeted with a very warm hospitality from Carmela and Ivan.
We enjoyed a couple of delicious diners, home cooked by Carmela and accompanied by some excellent selection of wines made by her husband. All of this sitting quietly on the hill side overlooking...More
Il Castagnolino is the perfect place if you want peace and quit with a beautiful view of the Tuscan hills. It is a cute little olive farm 5 min. from San Gimiagno and the hosts are very welcoming. The hostess speaks good english and can...More
Response from CarmelaIvan, Proprietario at Agriturismo Il CastagnolinoResponded 8 August 2013
dear nadia, we remember well your stay with us with sympathy. Thanks for the appreciation of our work that we do with passion. Our gift is to have guests like you! Thanks again by Ivan and me
We did not stay here, but we ate lunch here. It was only our family at the farm and I felt like we were just going to a friend's house for lunch. We ate outside with an incredible view. We had wonderful meals throughout our...More
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Response from CarmelaIvan, Proprietario at Agriturismo Il CastagnolinoResponded 28 July 2013
Dear, I have to thank you and your family for the fun time spent together. Ivan is very proud of his saffron and gladly tells the story about saffron
If you come back in Italy we wait for you at The Castagnolino!
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Agriturismo Il Castagnolino San Gimignano, Italy - Tuscany
Hello- My husband and I are planning a trip to the Tuscany area. I would like to know about harvest time this year (2015) for the olives and saffron. We would like to plan our trip to experience one or both of these. thank you-- Gwen
7 February 2015|
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Response from Giovanni L | Property representative |
Hello Gwen, thanks for your interest in our rural life! the harvest time for the olives and saffron begins towards the 20-25 of October and continues until the end of November. You would like to be with us during the... More
Hello Gwen, thanks for your interest in our rural life! the harvest time for the olives and saffron begins towards the 20-25 of October and continues until the end of November. You would like to be with us during the harvesting? Kind regards- Carmela
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