Podere Castellare is an unique place where stillness, wellbeing, innovation and tradition blend with one another.
A warm welcome in the most secret Chianti countryside among vineyards, woods and secular olive groves. Podere Castellare is located near Florence, not far from Siena, Arezzo and from the most famous Tuscan villages.
In order to offer to our customers the best wellbeing, the owners decided to follow the same philosophy also for what concerns the accommodation and thanks to an accurate renovation, the country building has been turned into an innovative farmhouse.
In order to respect the natural environment, we strictly followed the criteria of bio-architecture, paying particular attention to the materials and energies we used, choosing bio-compatible equipments and services: heating and air conditioning with radiant panels, the electric installation inside the rooms is equipped with circuit breakers in order to block magnetic fields, solar panels to produce hot water and photovoltaic panels for the electrical energy.
The chromatic choise for the rooms and common spaces follows the dictates of Feng-shui and all the materials we used both for the renovation of the main building and for the furniture have been scrupulously selected in order to ensure our customers the maximum comfort: pure natural latex mattress, handmande natural soaps, the furniture inside the rooms have been produced by one of the few Italian carpentries using natural and 100% organic woods, glues and paints.
Our kitchen offers seasonal products grew in our vegetable garden or coming from nearby farms.