The farmhouse ARDENE is situated 900 m. away from Montepulciano "The pearl of the '500', which is easily accessible by foot or by bike, along a short and pleasant walk in the green and is located in a strategic and central location to visit the heart of Tuscany. The farmhouse Ardene is due to its unexpected, innovative and welcoming accommodation facilities, one of the most exclusive farmhouse of this area. It is an ancient handmade stone structure whose origins date back to medieval times.
It is overlooking the gentle hills of the Val d'Orcia, recognized by the UNESCO as Artistic Natural anArtistic Natural d Cultural Park of Val d'Orcia, where the dominant element of the landscape consists of erosion which lay bare the clay substrate gray forming the famous "lunar landscape" (Crete Senesi).
Nearby, Farmhouse, picturesque there are villages and towns rich in history and artistic treasures: Monticchiello, Pienza, Montefollonico, Montalcino, Bagno Vignoni, San Quirico d'Orcia, Bagni San Filippo, Cortona. While in about an hour you can reach famous Italian cities such as Siena, Perugia, Arezzo, Florence, Pisa, Orvieto, San Gimignano, Volterra, and in less than two hours Rome.
We are in a unique land, made so by all those who have known how to cultivate it with wisdom and love, from generation to generation, famous throughout the world for "La Dolce Vita", for its wines such as the Nobile di Montepulciano and the Brunello di Montalcino, the extra virgin olive oil, Pecorino di Pienza, the prized Chianina beef and the Cinta Senese and the priceless heritage of innumerable villages, abbeys (St. Antimo Abbey, Abbey of Monte Oliveto Major and Sant'Anna in Camprena), castles, museums and landscapes that offer tours of well-being in the relaxing thermal baths of Montepulciano, Chianciano Terme, Rapolano, Bagno Vignoni, Bagni San Filippo, San Casciano dei Bagni.
Thanks to its central location between the Via Francigena, which runs along the Val d'Orcia, and the Trasimeno Lake, Ardene is the ideal starting point for many marked trails and equipped for those who practice trekking, Nordic walking, mountain biking or other outdoor activities and that are looking for breathtaking views and perfect quality of life.
Ardene offers the opportunity to enjoy multiple experiences, the well-kept garden also has a wonderful swimming pool, equipped with umbrellas, tables and chairs to be able to enjoy the summer holydays. During the week you can participate in various activities that we organize and we are available to inform you about the various tours that take place around us: cooking classes, wine tours, olive oil or the famous pecorino and all our specialties tasting. Every guest will have a memorable Tuscan experience, combined with the healthy cuisine of our breakfasts and dinners with traditional made with the freshness and quality of our products. Ardene will welcome you in an exclusive and refined structure with the warmth of a family and able to support for any need in English and French languages. Ardene is the ideal place for ceremonies and weddings.