L'Andana Tenuta la Badiola, Tuscany
|Località Badiola, 58043, Castiglione della Pescaia, Grosseto, Tuscany, ITALY.|
Description: L'Andana Tenuta la BadiolaStanding at the end of a beautiful avenue of cypresses and maritime pines, L'Andana Tenuta la Badiola is set in a lovingly restored and renovated Medici villa, once the summer residence of Grand Duke Leopold II and his court. Now a member of ''The Leading hotels of the World'', this beautiful property offers exclusive boutique accommodation, fine cuisine and magnificent facilities in an idyllic rural Tuscany setting.
Steeped in history, L'Andana is ideally placed for exploring this charming corner of Tuscany, the Maremma. A short drive from the ancient town of Castiglione della Pescaia and the Tyrrhenian sea, with some lovely beaches, L'Andana is within easy reach of the Tuscan archipelago, and the islands of Elba, Isola del Giglio, or Giannutri, among many others. L'Andana has two main buildings, the Villa and the Fattoria, separated by a charming winter garden, and offers many opportunities for outdoor activities and experiences, including horse riding, mountain biking, hiking, tennis and golf. On-site, L'Andana boasts a large outdoor heated swimming pool, with great views of of Castiglione della Pescaia, and there is also a fully featured spa and wellness area.
Fine dining experiences are also high on the list of priorities at L'Andana, and both La Villa and La Trattoria Enrico Bartolini pay tribute to Mediterranean traditions, especially those of the Maremma region, both in their décor and their regional cuisine, which include barbecued specialities. Guests can expect delicious menus based on the finest locally sourced, seasonal ingredients, with the accent on both freshly caught fish and seafood, and farm fresh produce from the region.
Type of rooms: L'Andana Tenuta la BadiolaSuperior rooms:
Superior rooms are comfortable bedrooms of about 35 sq m in size and furnished very elegantly. Some overlook the bright green vineyards, others offer views over silvery-green olive groves. Each room has its own fully-equipped bathroom decorated with wood and marble in delicate pastel shades.
De Luxe rooms:
De Luxe rooms measure 40 to 45 sq m and are elegantly appointed, with fine fabrics and antique furniture. The bedroom leads to a spacious bathroom, and both rooms enjoy delightful views of the Maremma countryside, perfectly illustrating the ''art de vivre'' of Tuscany. Some of the rooms have a mezzanine floor, the ideal spot for a little sitting room or studio, or even a children's bedroom.
Junior Suites measure 50 to 60 sq m and come with a welcoming entrance, a spacious living area and a romantic stone fireplace. They offer enchanting views of the surrounding hills, carpeted in vineyards and olive groves. A comfortable dressing room leads to a spacious bathroom equipped with all modern facilities.
Superior Suites are 65 to 70 sq m in size and feature a spacious living area with a stone fireplace and a relaxation area designed to convey the utmost sense of peace. They overlook delightful scenes of unspoilt nature and the little chapel. The bedroom is elegantly appointed in true Italian style and leads to a spacious dressing room, which gives access to a spacious bathroom with a décapé wood floor.
Prestige Suites measure about 80 sq m, and have a spacious living area with fine fabrics, comfy sofas and refined chaise-longues, plus a romantic stone fireplace. The spacious bedroom offers a unique vista of the romantic private chapel, the intense-green Mediterranean macchia, a patchwork of vineyards and olive groves and the bright blue Mediterranean sea. A true home from home, with the convenience of two bathrooms.
All rooms and suites feature: LCD television; safe; Wi-Fi facilities; newspapers and magazines; CD and DVD players.
Extra Beds: In Deluxe Room and Superior Room, can add only cot and little bed for 3y.o. baby. They can add 1 extra adult extra bed from Deluxe Room Mezzanine category. They have only 2 Deluxe Rooms with twin beds.
Additional information: L'Andana Tenuta la Badiola
Airport transfers and shuttle services are available on request. Charges apply.
Pets: upon prior request. Charges apply.
Check in time is after 3.00pm Check out time is before 12.00pm
From 14.06 to 14.09 and during national and foreign holidays:
Booking can be cancelled without penalty until 7 days before arrival date Booking cancelled from 6 days before arrival date or no shows: will be charged 100% of the stay booked Anticipated departure or reduction of the stay: will be charged 100% of the stay booked.
The rest of the year:
Booking can be cancelled without penalty until 72 hours before arrival date Booking cancelled from 71 hours before arrival date or no shows: will be charged 100% of the stay booked Anticipate departure or reduction of stay: will be charged 100% of the stay booked
Number of rooms: 33
Official category: 5 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1826/2004/2010.
Period of closure: for winter, November to April.
Languages spoken: Italian, English, French.Smoking policy: Non-smoking rooms. This property also has a designated smoking area.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Maestro, Carte Blanche, CartaSi, ATM card.
Restaurant closed: Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Lunch is served from 12:30pm. to 14:30pm.
Dinner is served from 19:30pm. to 22:00pm.
From June to September, La Villa is closed for dinner. Barbecues are offered in the garden on Monday nights.
La Trattoria Enrico Bartolini is open for dinner only throughout the year.
How to get here: From Rome: Take the A12 motorway north to Civitavecchia. Take the Civitavecchia exit and follow the signs to Grosseto. Turn off at the Grosseto Nord exit and follow the signs to Castiglione della Pescaia. This will take you onto the Padule provincial road, called the ?Castiglionese?. After about 15 km you come to a roundabout in Macchiascandona. Take the third exit, following the signs to Castiglione della Pescaia. After about 3 km you come to a long avenue lined symmetrically with cypresses and maritime pines. This is the entrance to Tenuta La Badiola.
From Pisa: Follow the Via Aurelia south towards Livorno / Grosseto. Just before Grosseto, take the Giuncarico exit and follow the signs to Castiglione della Pescaia. This will take you onto the Padule provincial road, called the ?Castiglionese?. Continue as indicated above.
From Florence: Follow the signs to Siena. After about 55 km, follow the signs to Grosseto. After about 75 km, take the Grosseto Nord exit and follow the signs to Castiglione della Pescaia on the SP3. After about 15 km you come to a roundabout in Macchiascandona. Take the third exit, following the signs to Castiglione della Pescaia. After about 3 km you come to a long avenue lined symmetrically with cypresses and maritime pines. This is the entrance to Tenuta La Badiola.
GPS Coordinates: 42° 47' 51.44'' N 10° 58' 21.54'' E
Nearest airport: Pisa International Airport - 156 km.