Frequently Asked Questions
How far away is Fiesole?
Fiesole is visible from Villa di Campolungo, and just a few minutes by car. Florence takes 10 minutes. Siena and Lucca are an hour away and Pisa is just 90 minutes by car.
Are there restaurants nearby?
Fiesole is a short drive from Villa di CampoLungo, where we can recommend some first-class places to eat. In Florence the choice is more varied. We live here too so know the best places to eat, and know where to recommend you to go.
What are the breakfasts like?
We pride ourselves on making sure you will breakfast in the best way possible. In keeping with our eco sustainable ethos, we offer locally produced cheeses, hams, jams and honey. Every morning Silvia bakes her own breads (using locally-sourced flour) and cake. All served with the best Italian coffee of course.
Can arrangements be made for children?
We have children’s travel cots and can also add single beds to the room. Please discuss before booking, so we can advise you on the best room suited to your needs.
Is parking a problem?
No we have plenty of space to leave your car on the property. Parking is free.
Where can I do my washing?
We offer a laundry service, which can easily be arranged by asking.
How environmentally-friendly is Villa di Campolungo?
We are passionately committed to minimalisiing our impact on the environment. Our electricity is from solar panels, our heat is geothermal, our water is from natural springs. We recycle everything possible. Our waste water is even filtered before being dispersed. We use only organic and locally produced products, and make our own organic extra virgin olive oil too. Even the ink used for our brochures is environmentally friendly.
What facilities are on offer with the conference room?
In 2016 we will open a new wing of Villa di Campolungo, a large room available for hire, which may be used for conferences, meetings or simply a quiet space for guest. Please talk to Silvia for more details.
Do you have WiFi?
Yes every room has a good WiFi connection, free to use.