Agriturimo Marciano : an exlusive opportunity, two holidays at the place of only one. stay in the country and life downtown.
Marciano farmhouse located on Tuscan hills, just 2km to the historical centre of Siena, in a very favourable position where the town magically fades into the countryside, along the ancient Via Francigena.
This family-run concern is the expression of a simple and serene country lifestyle, and of genuine and traditional farming practices.
Marciano, an ancient farmhouse dating back to the eighteenth century, offer accommodation including five double bedrooms and one suite.
In our green oasis, surrounded by our own vineyards and olive groves, you can relax and regenerate your body and spirit.
The friendly atmosphere of our evenings spent around the table, a delighting experience for spirit and palate, a unique occasion to taste our home-made food mainly prepared with fresh products coming from our organic kitchen garden, perfect foil with our elegant, mineral, sapid wines.
Marciano farmhouse: your accommodation in Siena
The renovation of our ancient farmhouse reclaiming all the original materials, from ancient terracotta bricks and typical sandstone, to wooden beamed ceilings.
Our quiet bedrooms are furnished in a simple but refined style, with ancient carpets, curtains, and other soft furnishings.
Our five bedrooms and our suite, all with private ensuite bathrooms, heating, and air conditioning, are wonderful for their simple style and absolute tranquillity.
The windows of each room enjoy fine views over the gothic-roman bell tower of Siena, over the ancient monastery of the Capuchins, and over the breathtaking Tuscan hills.
Double room, with natural wood floors and double bed, with whitewashed walls painted in sky-blue, the typical colour of bedrooms in the traditional local farmhouses, where our ancestors used to have their well-deserved rest after their hard work in the fields that has modelled the unique rural landscape around Siena.
This room with natural wood floors is simply but comfortably furnished with a double bed, and white pieces of furniture, apart from the ancient grandfather's desk which is in pine. With an intimate and romantic atmosphere, it has whitewashed green walls, reminding the spring colours of the gentle hills around Siena.
A spacious room (18sqm) with a double bed is tastefully furnished, with wooden beamed ceilings and natural wood floors.
This is the most ancient and original room: square terracotta floor dating back to the eighteenth century, wooden beamed ceiling and nineteenth century pieces of furniture in typical country style.
This room, at the end of a long corridor (20m), is the most silent and the most detached from the main building. It has original terracotta floors dating back to the eighteenth century, a double bed, and wooden beamed ceilings.
This large size suite(55sqm) is simple but elegant, it is divided into a sleeping area with a double bed and a spacious living room with a sofa bed (which converts to a double bed).
All the windows enjoy lovely views: towards the east, over the surrounding hills and over the Meteorological Observatory of Siena; towards the South, over the Arbia Valley, with nearby Montalcino and Monte Amiata.
This suite is particularly suitable for those seeking for a spacious room, and for small family groups.
Ensuite shower room with large shower box, kitchen area with fridge and microwave, air conditioning, heating and fireplace with glass door.
At the Agriturismo Marciano we offer simple but careful services, aiming at psychological well being and empathy between us and our guests, with whom we share the most important moments of our day:Breakfast
is served around the long chestnut table in our large kitchen, where guests naturally exchange impressions and information on sights and activities for the new day, with the smell of freshly baked bread and coffee mumbling in the Moka maker.Dinners
with seasonal menus are delightful experiences for your palate. Our dinners are prepared on request in our large kitchen, during the long summer afternoons and, in wintertime, in the warm atmosphere of our wood stove, under the eyes of our guests, whilst holding a glass of good wine that never fails at the Agriturismo Marciano.Cooking lessons
for small groups (2-6 persons) are organized in our large kitchen. You can learn how to cook the basic dishes of the traditional Tuscan cuisine. Our tasteful and quick recipes are appreciated even by the most sophisticated palates, can be easily prepared when back home.
Our lessons of vine growing, wine making, and tasting
take place directly in the vineyards and in our winery, where thanks to our long experience started at school, our guests can approach the fascinating world of wine and have a better understanding of the complex process by which, from a single cluster of grapes, we produce a high quality wine that improves with time.
Our tasting sessions will teach you how to distinguish different wines produced with different grape varieties, focusing on the specific features of each single wine.Guided visits to the farm and to the winery
are usually offered in the late afternoon and they end up with a dinner altogether, where you can taste our dishes and our own wines.
Our spacious and sunny garden
is rich in different natural colours, according to the season. While and sitting at the tables or in a comfortable armchair, you will be able to enjoy the silent and aromatic company of almost 150 different types of plants and flowers, as well as the discreet but certainly more active presence of our house cats.Free Parking
for our guests.Mountain-bikes
and ping–pong are available for free to our guests.
Free Internet Point.
Laundry service with drying in the sun.
We will help you to explore the gorgeous Tuscan countryside, to visit its many art towns, or to organize visits to the wineries and discover the huge wine heritage of our region.
Our "direct sales" point where if you want you can buy the local genuine products of our farm: our wines, produced with organic grapes in Marciano, and at our well-known and award-winning farm in San Gimignano, "La Lastra". You can also buy our organic extra-virgin olive oil.
- Car park
- Panoramic view
- Terrace or garden
- Cooking Classes
- Food tasting
- Wine tasting