Immersed in the Tuscan countryside, Fattoria Lavacchio is an organic farm set on a hill, 7 km from Pontassieve, 20 km from Florence and a 1-hour drive from Greve in Chianti. It offers a restaurant, outdoor pool, along with rustic rooms and self-catering apartments.
Traditional farming methods are used to produce wine, olive oil, flour and vegetables at Agriturismo Fattoria Lavacchio. The Mulino a Vento restaurant has a terrace overlooking the vineyards, and serves local specialities prepared from the farm's own produce.
Set in 2 separate buildings, all accommodation has simple rural furnishings and terracotta floors. Each comes with a tea/coffee maker, LCD TV and private bathroom. Apartments feature a fireplace and fully equipped kitchenette.
Cookery classes, wine tasting and pottery courses are just some of the activities offered by this agriturismo. Guests can tour the vineyards and see how wine is made.
The property was awarded with the prize Best Accommodation in Florence 2013, by the Great Wine Capitals magazine.