Little Guest unearthed a rare gem for you: the Borgo Pignano. Located in the historic center of Tuscany, one of the most beautiful regions in Italy, this peaceful sanctuary reflects the unique and rural Tuscan way of life.
Being one of the 25 founding members of Beyond Green, a worldwide collection of sustainable hotels, it is the ideal place to recharge your batteries with your family and to live a unique experience, settled in nature. The Tuscan beauty and tradition offer you nice curiosities to discover, during a stay.
The property is located in the heart of 750 hectares of organic farmland, in a calm setting offering stunning views over all Tuscany.
Surrounded by medieval and picturesque villages, this magnificent eco-friendly resort offers to families, looking for nature, tailormade experiences with a passionate, reactive and professional staff. The atmosphere is inspired by Tuscan traditions with contemporary touches, to immerse yourself in a luxurious bubble.
The access to the Borgo Pignano is very easy by plane from the international airport Galileo Galilei of Pisa (74 km) and from the international airport Amerigo Vespucci of Florence (75 km).
A transfer from those arrival points to the hotel can be arranged upon request with your Little Guest Travel Designer.
The establishment, full of history, opens to you its doors in a sumptuous and old villa of the 18th century and in a hamlet of the Etruscan period. Surrounded by English gardens, the Borgo Pignano is perched above a hill, offering magnificent Tuscan landscapes, over the vineyards, the meadows and the woods. The main building, dating back 2 500 years, is decorated in a traditional, elegant way with modern twists: Italian frescoes, marble, stones, terracotta…
The La Canonica residence, meaning presbytery in English, is a property from the 13th century adjoining the old San Bartolomeo church. It offers an exclusive architecture combining medieval stones, vaulted archways, terracotta floor and restored medieval frescoes.
To ensure your wellness, the Borgo Pignano offers you:
The magnificent Villa Rooms with Charm offer a luxurious comfort of 19 sqm. Decorated with Tuscan inspiration, they feature an ancient Italian design with vaulted ceilings and frescoes. These rooms, of unequaled tranquility, are equipped with a comfortable queen size bed (160x200cm) as well as a bathroom with a bathtub and shower to relax you in all intimacy.
The sumptuous Grand Villa Rooms with Charm offer a spacious and luxurious 38 sqm comfort. Decorated with Tuscan inspiration, they feature an ancient Italian design with vaulted ceilings and frescoes. These rooms, of an unequaled tranquility, are equipped with a comfortable queen size bed (160x200cm) as well as a bathroom with a bathtub and shower to relax you in all intimacy.
Enjoying a sophisticated and refined comfort, the Villa Rooms with View offer splendid views of the Tuscan countryside as well as of the Mediterranean Sea when the weather lends itself to the game. Decorated with ancient Italian inspirations, its pleasant space of 26 sqm gives way to a room with luxurious comfort equipped with a queen size bed (160x200 cm) and a bathroom with a shower and bathtub.
Enjoying an authentic and refined decoration, the Attic Suite benefits from a large and agreeable 57 sqm surface area giving way to a bedroom equipped with a queen size bed, a living room decorated with Tuscan inspirations (frescoes, vaulted ceilings…) and a bathroom with a bathtub and a shower, creating a cozy atmosphere. Moreover, it offers surprising and beautiful views of the Borgo Pignano's ancient roofs and its 12th-century church, as well as a glimpse of the Tuscan countryside.
Benefiting from a majestuous surface area going from 56 to 60 sqm, the Villa Suites with Charm are decorated in a traditional and authentic way with Tuscan inspirations. We enjoy the 2 bedrooms equipped with queen size beds (160x200cm) and a marbled bathroom with a shower and bathtub. Finally, they benefit from a nice view over the Borgo Pignano’s English gardens or the woods surrounding the domain.
Enjoying a refined and authentic comfort, the Villa Suites with View offer a beautiful panorama over the Tuscany countryside and the Mediterranean sea. The spacious space, going from 53 to 60 sqm, gives way to a bedroom, decorated with original frescoes, equipped with a charming four-poster bed, a sitting area as well as a luxurious bathroom with marble offering a bathtub and a shower in order to enjoy moments of relaxation in all intimacy.
The 2 Signature Suites “Velathri” and “Marchese” of the Borgo Pignano enjoy a sumptuous surface area going from 69 to 84 sqm, according to the suite. They benefit from a spacious living room with a luxurious and authentic decoration where you can contemplate magnificent frescoes on the walls and ceiling. Their balcony allows you to enjoy the splendid view over the Tuscan countryside and over the Mediterranean sea when the weather lends itself to the game. The suites are endowed with a bedroom equipped with a king size bed or a queen size bed and a bathroom ornamented with marble with a glass shower and a freestanding bathtub.
The San Bartolomeo Suite is located in the La Canonica residence, an old priest's house. Ideal for families, it consists of 2 bedrooms with queen size bed and twin beds. The bathroom is equipped with a shower and a freestanding bathtub. The suite has an original decoration with medieval stones, arches, columns, a terracotta floor and restored medieval frescoes. The residence offers a common area with a shared living room, a television room and a restored medieval kitchen with a refectory table. You can also enjoy the Tuscan sun thanks to the courtyard with garden, ideal for a breakfast in the morning or an aperitif in the evening!
The Il Pievano Suite is located in the La Canonica residence, an old priest's house. It is composed of a bedroom with a king size bed, a living room with original decorations such as medieval stones, arches, columns, terracotta floors and restored medieval frescoes, and an elegant bathroom with a freestanding bathtub. The residence offers a common area with a shared living room, a TV room and a restored medieval kitchen with a refectory table. You can also enjoy the Tuscan sunshine in the courtyard with garden, ideal for a morning breakfast or an evening aperitif!
Ideal for families or groups of friends, Villa La Fonte has a sumptuous 260 sqm of living space with 5 luxurious bedrooms furnished with king size or queen size beds that can be converted into twin beds. Adjacent to the rooms, the bathrooms are fully equipped with showers and bathtubs. You can spend convivial moments in the villa's spacious living room while preparing delicious meals in the fully equipped kitchen. The villa enjoys unequaled comfort thanks to its private garden with a private heated pool. Finally, on the porch, you will find the fully equipped terrace overlooking a small lake.
Located in the heart of the Tuscan countryside, Villa La Lavandaia has a sumptuous 111 sqm surface area with 2 luxurious bedrooms furnished with king size or twin beds. Each room has a private bathroom with bathtub. In this spacious area, there is also a living room, with authentic decoration, as well as a fully equipped kitchen to concoct good meals. Finally, the private heated pool and solarium are accessed from the villa's garden terrace, which offers magnificent views of the Italian plains.
Ideal for families in need of tranquility, the villa Casa Del Lago has a pleasant surface of 93 sqm distributed on 2 floors. There are 2 luxurious bedrooms with queen size beds, a spacious living room decorated with a fireplace offering a cozy atmosphere and a fully equipped kitchen and its dining room. From the first-floor balcony or the porch of the villa, you can enjoy countless views of the beautiful fields surrounding the villa and a picturesque lake surrounded by poplar trees.
Nestled in an oak forest, the Villa The Artist's House has a splendid surface area of 126 sqm where we find 2 luxurious and authentic rooms equipped with a Napoleonic bed as well as a king size bed. Each room has its own bathroom with a walk-in shower and bathtub. On the ground floor, there is a spacious living room with a wood stove reflecting a cocooning atmosphere. Finally, the terrace allows you to enjoy convivial moments.
The maisonnette La Legnaia was originally used to store firewood. Bright and authentic, the maisonnette is 32 sqm. It has a bedroom with a double bed, a comfortable living room with an equipped kitchen to cook good meals, and a bathroom with a shower. Finally, it has a terrace to enjoy sunny moments.
Between white and pale pink, the maisonnette The Artist's Studio has an unparalleled charm with its beautiful white beams and terracotta floor. Its surface area of 45 sqm gives way to a bedroom with a comfortable king size bed, a fully equipped kitchenette with a dining area as well as a bathroom with a modern and pure design, equipped with an Italian walk-in shower to enjoy relaxing moments.
The maisonnette La Stallina was originally an animal shelter. Its pleasant 74 sqm of living space includes a spacious bedroom with a queen size bed, a living room with a sofa bed, a kitchenette fully equipped to prepare delicious meals and a bathroom decorated with Carrara marble with a shower and a bathtub. Combining an original decoration and a contemporary design, we find a fireplace and exposed beams. Finally, the maisonnette enjoys beautiful views of the unspoiled hills of Tuscany.
Located just a few steps from the main building, the Il Fienile maisonnette has a splendid surface area of 76 sqm guaranteeing the perfect comfort for your stay. There are 2 bedrooms with a king size bed and twin beds, making it the ideal accommodation for families! Each room has its own bathroom with a shower. The living room, fully equipped kitchen and dining room are ideal for family gatherings in an authentic and charming atmosphere.
Located 2 steps away from the main building, the maisonnette La Piccionaia is a beautiful duplex of 77 sqm. Decorated in an authentic and traditional way, there are 2 bedrooms with queen size and twin beds, ideal for families. The spacious space also includes a comfortable living room, a fully equipped kitchen and a dining room to enjoy convivial moments. Each room has its own bathroom. Finally, you can contemplate the magnificent view of the Tuscan hills and the village of Volterra from the pergola and its outdoor dining area!
Located in front of the hamlet's well, the maisonnette Il Pozzo is a lovely triplex decorated in an authentic and traditional way. The generous space gives way to 2 charming bedrooms with queen size beds and twin beds, ideal for families. There is also a comfortable living room where children can lounge on the couch, as well as a fully equipped kitchen and dining room to share convivial moments with the family. Finally, the view of the walled city of Casole d'Elsa can be admired from the open-air lounge.
Located just a few steps from the main building, the maisonnette Il Granaio is a lovely duplex of 85 sqm. Decorated in an authentic and traditional way, there are 2 bedrooms with queen size bed and twin beds, ideal for families. The spacious space also includes a comfortable living room, a fully equipped kitchen and a dining room to enjoy convivial moments. Each room has its own bathroom. Finally, you can enjoy the magnificent view over the Tuscan hills and the village of Volterra from the terrace and its open-air dining area!
The Antica Stalla is a splendid maisonnette characterized by a traditional Tuscan style and a timeless sophistication. Its large 105 sqm surface area allows you to immerse yourself in unparalleled comfort by enjoying its 2 bedrooms with king size and twin beds. There is also a living room, where children can lounge, a fully equipped kitchen and a dining room to enjoy special family moments. Each room has its own bathroom. Finally, from the balcony, you can enjoy the magnificent view of the fields surrounding the Borgo Pignano.
Casa del Borgo is a 113 square meter jewel offering 3 bedrooms with a comfortable king size bed, a double bed and twin beds. Each of the rooms has its own bathroom, adorned with marble. Decorated in an elegant and Mediterranean style, the living room, the equipped kitchen and the dining room allow the family to enjoy convivial moments together. Finally, the house has a private patio to enjoy a breakfast in the morning or an aperitif in the evening.
The Casa del Guardia is the original property of the former guardian of the estate. It is a real gem of 113 sqm offering 3 bedrooms with a comfortable king size bed, a double bed and twin beds. In addition, there are original artworks from the 19th and 20th centuries. Each room has its own bathroom, ornamented with marble. Decorated in an elegant and Mediterranean style, the living room, the equipped kitchen and the dining room allow the family to meet and enjoy convivial moments. Finally, from the cottage you can enjoy a breathtaking panoramic view of the Tuscan hills.
One thing is certain, children have their place at the Borgo Pignano!
As soon as they arrive, the kids will benefit from small gourmet gifts made at the hotel: honey from the estate's bees and homemade grissini.
Upon request, the babysitting service is bookable 24 hours in advance for children aged between 0 and 4 years old. According to the number of children, rates vary from 18 to 40 €. While the kiddos are entrusted to qualified babysitters, they can benefit from a lunch (on request) free for children under 3 years old.
The multilingual and qualified staff of the kids club do their best to make the little ones feel at home. Available for children aged between 5 and 12 years old, numerous activities, oriented towards expression and creativity are offered: walks in nature (discovery of the beehives, farm and meadows of the Borgo Pignano), crafts, workshops at the laboratory with the hotel’s herbalist, paintings…
The infinity pool of the Borgo Pignano is a wonderful invitation to bask in the generous Tuscan sun, before joyfully diving with your children!
You can go on excursions to the medieval villages surrounding the estate by renting bikes directly from the hotel.
For equestrian lovers, it will be the occasion to ride a horse to stroll in the hotel’s prairies. Lessons are offered for beginners in an isolated and safe environment. The rates, varying according to the rides chosen, go from 30 to 70 € for children and from 60 to 140 € for parents.
Finally, cooking lessons dedicated to learning the Tuscan traditions of bread, Focaccia and pizza making are offered to families.
For the parents in need of serenity, yoga and pilates sessions are ideal! Combining private and collective lessons, the courses take place in a refurbished farm, called La Fonte, and even outside when the weather is clement.
For sports enthusiasts who want to maintain their routine on vacation, the fitness center is offered with all the essential fitness equipment. Moreover, there is the possibility to book the hall and to call on a sports coach for private and personalized lessons.
The 2 wellness centers of the Borgo Pignano bring freshness and every benefit of nature. Each treatment is natural and created with organic ingredients, cultivated in the domain (flowers, herbs, oils and honey) favoring the well-being of Mummy and Daddy. Accompanied by the song of birds in an enchanting setting, the Wadi Rum spa allows recharging your batteries by benefiting from an outdoor massage.
Francesco, the sommelier, offers the possibility to discover biodynamic Tuscan wines and their different traditional or contemporary manufacturing methods. The tastings take place in the historic wine cellar of the 18th villa and are accompanied by charcuteries, cheese and bread of the establishment.
Enjoy family moments in a relaxed setting in the two restaurants of Borgo Pignano. The hotel works as much as possible with locally grown products, with the aim of being a self-sufficient establishment.
At the Villa Pignano restaurant, you will find a gourmet catering with innovative, refined and local menus. The organic products, grown at the hotel, are in the heart of the plate. The meals are accompanied by a sophisticated, attentive and discreet service representing, thus, the hotel’s philosophy. The dishes can only be enhanced by a tasting of Tuscan wine (organic). On the menu: a simplistic but greedy cuisine at lunchtime (salads, pasta, burgers…) and a gastronomic cuisine for dinner (seafood and fishes, fresh vegetables, truffles, refined meats, etc.).
The restaurant is open every day from 12:30 P.M. to 2.30 P.M. for lunch and from 7:30 P.M. to 10 P.M. for dinner.
A traditional cuisine is offered at the Al Fresco restaurant. Located in the sumptuous gardens of the Borgo Pignano, families enjoy authentic Tuscan recipes: grilled meat, Mediterranean fish caught of the day, wood-fired pizza… Moreover, the dishes are accompanied by organic beers and wines.
The restaurant is open every day from 12:30 P.M. to 2.30 P.M. for lunch and from 7:30 P.M. to 10 P.M. for dinner.
Finally, all the families are invited to savor a homemade cocktail at the Sunset bar, offering a view over Volterra. Located on the belvedere, we enjoy the beauty of Tuscan landscapes.
Located at 80 km from the Borgo Pignano and famous for its leaning tower and its historical sites, Pisa is an emblematic place not to be missed during holidays in Tuscany!
Did you know that? The Tower of Pisa is the result of an architectural project gone wrong!
Apart from this unmissable edifice, Little Guest suggests you to visit the museums of Pisa (in particular the national museum San Matteo or the Camposanto and its magnificent Italian frescos).
During lunch or dinner, we have selected, for you, two restaurants to regain your strengths: