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Ancora del Chianti - Country B&B

Ancora del Chianti - Country B&B

Filippo and Laura live this ancient hill top farmhouse and Bed and Breakfast with magnificent view over the valley of Chianti Classico. It is centrally located between Florence and Siena and it is the perfect spot to visit Tuscany with easy daytrips also to Pisa, San Gimignano, Lucca, Arezzo, Cortona, Montalcino, etc. The large garden offers peace and tranquility for a relaxing stay in a pleasant natural environment.

Laura can arrange wine tours, oil tastings, cooking class and painting lesson.

This award winning eco-friendly holiday accommodation in Chianti offers regenerating holidays in the heart of Tuscany countryside with memorable visits in main art cities, food and wine experiences, art challanges and quiet and peaceful moment of relaxation in the garden.

Ancora del Chianti Eco BB & Art Retreat is a bed and breakfast and working farm where olive groves and Sangiovese vineyard surround the property. You can meet Filippo working there or in the cellar. He is very proud of his Chianti wine and genuine olive oil.

Since the large and panoramic atelier - studio has been completed, we also host successful art and yoga workshops and seminars for groups.


The countrystyled rooms with traditional wooden beams and terracotta tiles are decorated with floral motifs and characterized by Laura's original watercolors. They have private en suite bathrooms and tea and coffee making facilities for our guests. Rooms are all on the ground floor with entrance from the garden. Every room has a private space with table and chairs to enjoy the tranquillity and nature. 

In the morning our caring and attentive staff will prepare a rich buffet breakfast with home baked cakes and fresh fruits.

We offer free WIFI connection and a convenient fully equipped kitchen for shared use with stove and refrigerator to prepare simple meals and dine in the peace of the garden with view.

We can arrange and suggest activities in the area as wine tours with lunch, oil tour and tasting, hands-on cooking classes and painting lessons. A large and panoramic studio for art and yoga will provide the perfect location for individual and groups in any weather condition.


From our hilltop location you can see and visit all the cute country villages as Greve in Chianti, Montefioralle, Panzano, Lamole, San Casciano, Impruneta and beautiful castles and villas with gorgeus wine and oil. The valley of Greve is the paradise of Food & Wine: lovely and lively open markets offer delicious local products and spectacular view over the vineyards and the hill profile; small typical "trattoria" and refined gourmet restaurants present the best of Tuscan cuisine and local Chianti Classico wine from farm cellars in the surroundings and specialty grocery stores will provide top quality ingredients and food for your pic nic in the garden of the BB.

Florence is about 20-30 min drive from the BB. Going south you arrive to Siena in about 45 minutes, passing charming medieval villages that worth a visit as Radda in Chianti, Castellina in Chianti, Gaiole in Chianti. From the BB you can enjoy easy and pleasant daytrips to the most interesting art cities and attractions of Tuscany: San Gimignano, Certaldo, Pisa Lucca, Arezzo, Cortona, Montepulciano, Pienza, Crete Senesi, Montalcino, Buonconvento, etc.

Laura e Filippo await with pleasure to meet you personally
at Ancora del Chianti Eco BB & Art Retreat!