Our group of 5 adults spent an enjoyable week in early May at I Cipressini, a lovely 3-bedroom Tuscan farmhouse located in the middle of fluorescent fields of yellow rapeseed and waves of lush green hay. And sprinkled in along the driveway for just another special dash: brilliantly red poppies.
The house has been recently upgraded with a totally new IKEA kitchen fully stocked with all kinds of dishes, glasses, utensils, and cookware. The house has a dining room, living room with fireplace, a small, enclosed porch perfect for sunny breakfasts, a basement room with washing machine, and a separate family room facing wonderful Tuscan sunsets.
The house includes cable TV and Wi-Fi. The owners are delightful and were very solicitous and attentive to our needs on our arrival--and the caretakers live in the next house across the field.
Lovely Pienza is a 15-minute walk away via a quiet wooded path that suddenly opens up to incredible views over the Val d' Orcia... more