Discovering the estate
When you are at Fattoria Il Milione farm holidays, days flow at the slow and mild pace of nature. Just peek out of your apartment and you can choose a a dip in the pool, a relaxing long walk through vineyards, olive and fruit trees, or a pleasant ride to reach the most scenic point of the estate, we assure you that your only thought will be “What can I do after?” because there are too many outdoor activities and too many interesting paths to follow for adults and children.
It’s very easy to see roe deer, squirrels jumping among the branches or simply to taste a plum, a walnut or a fig directly from the tree.
And in the evening? A barbecue, on the large stone braziers, while you‘ll admire the stars in the sky and the lights of the city of Florence from a very special terrace!
- Swimming pool
- Gym and nature trail
- Sports in the estate
- Bed & Breakfast
- Local products on sale & wine tasting
Sun, warm weather, clear sky … it’s time to take a swim in our outdoor pool, surrounded by ancient trees and greenery.
You can relax under a beach umbrella or indulge in a tan while you sleep on a comfortable sun-bed. Swim or rest on one of our inflatables. Take all the time you want to regain the calm you deserve.
The pool is reserved for guests staying at Il Milione.
Il Milione has also a small gym, equipped for fitness and body building for a complete workout.
For the nature lovers, Il Milione is the perfect place to be on vacation because with its private park of 50 hectares it can become an open-air gym.
The park inside the structure is suitable for both jogging and trekking, offering the opportunity to run or walk the paths that line the ponds, in the midst of crops and the shade of ancient trees, completely immersed in nature.
What about a game with the company of the sweet chirping of birds and cicadas? If you love team sports, at Il Milione you will have at your disposal an entire soccer field with synthetic grass to play your matches.
Completely immersed in peace and quiet, you can prove yourself by playing a match or simply dribbling, surrounded by a scenic natural landscape. Imagine the joy of playing tennis breathing the pure air of the Tuscan hills.
Biking is the way to go to to discover our most picturesque corners and the sights of our farm. The routes, easy to follow, will allow you to deeply breathe nature’s aromas, without missing any detail of the splendid view of Florence and the surrounding hills. You can stop and admire the various pieces of art scattered inside the estate, signed by artists who came to Florence to study and granted to the original owner in exchange for hospitality.
l Milione’s private park covers 50 hectares on one of the hills of the Florentine Chianti area. The most natural and fascinating way to get to know our estate is taking long walks or choosing between different paths and trekking routes. During your hikes, probably you will be able to see small wild animals such as squirrels, fallow deer, hares and hedgehogs. The fruit trees of figs, walnuts, cherries or apricots will enrich your walks of tasty snacks.
You can choose between two options: Bed & Breakfast or Self Catering. In the courtyard of the villa, we serve every morning a tasty and rich breakfast with many local products. As soon as the season permits, you can have breakfast sitting on the tables outside, enjoying the coolness of our garden.
In our estate, in an old farmhouse with a wonderful panoramic terrace there is L’Osteria del Milione, our restaurant with external management.
Stefano and his staff will amaze your palate with traditional Tuscan recipes, always prepared with first choice ingredients. You can sip fine wines in the candlelight with the amazing view of Florence and the Fiesole hill.
The homy atmosphere, the soft lighting, the products of the farm and the unique context will accompany you on the journey of the authentic Tuscan taste.
The restaurant is open every evening from 7.30pm to 10pm (closed on Mondays). On Saturday, Sunday and holidays the restaurant is open also for lunch from 12.30pm to 2.30pm.
We invite you to book in advance at the number +39 055 2047922.
From our vineyards, olive and fruit trees, we produce various types of wines, extra virgin olive oil and honey that have the flavor and aromas of the Tuscan tradition. You can taste them at the Osteria del Milione or buy them at the reception.
In September and October, you can participate in the olive and grapes harvest during your stay, to bring home a piece of authentic Tuscan!
Come and taste the typical products that we produce only for you.
Wine is one of our typical and excellent product. It’s known, appreciated and exported all over the world. When we talk about Tuscan wine, we immediately link to the Chianti area, one of the most renowned land for the great winemaking tradition and the quality of the wines.
Staying at Il Milione gives you the opportunity to organize small tasting tours to the various farms and companies located in the provinces of Florence, Siena and Arezzo. Or if you prefer you can taste our wines here with all your comfort, or you can buy one or two bottles as a nice souvenir.
Your four-legged friends are welcome. We offer your pets large spaces for great rides and walks in respect of other guests.
Free wi-fi is available in the villa living room and in the adjacent courtyard. We are working to have free wi-fi in every apartments.
Ask the receptionist for more information