Italy: Tuscany

Montalcino and Montepulciano

Heartland for classic reds from Sangiovese
By Michèle Shah

This Guide was last updated on 28 April 2011
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Hotel Vecchia Oliviera

Address: Porta Cerbaia, Angolo Via Landi 1, 53024 Montalcino (SI)
Tel: 0577 846028   Fax: 0577 846029
Geo-coordinates:  Latitude: 43:3:22N (43.05607)     Longitude: 11:29:32E (11.49226)  

Situated at the gates of Montalcino, Hotel Vecchia Oliviera is a renovated ex-olive mill. It is built in the style of a typical Tuscan farmhouse in the midst of olive trees and vines, and is a panoramic spot to base yourself in Montalcino. Each of the 13 guest rooms has its own personal style and is equipped with TV, phone, fridge, air conditioning, en-suite bathroom with hydro-massage, safe and internet access. A good-size pool and garden make it an ideal spot for relaxing after sightseeing. No restaurant. Parking available.

Useful information: Rooms: €120-€190 including breakfast. Closed 10-30 December and 10 January–20 February.

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