Fonteverde Tuscan Resort & Spa
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- Continental Breakfast
- Airport Transportation
- Swimming pool
TripAdvisor Reviews Fonteverde Tuscan Resort & Spa San Casciano dei Bagni
Travel Blogs from San Casciano dei Bagni
... and quiet. As if a lovely day couldn't get any better we sat outside our B&B Accommodation, showered and smelling slightly less of rotten egg. A chilled wine in hand, a decent view of the sunset and watching the stars come out it seemed the 100's of Italian bathers were a world away. Saturnia was sightly out of our way but well worth it for the experience; thanks for the tip Mum and Courtney! When will my towel not smell like rotten eggs? Maybe even smellier, Barney ...
... If you have ever seen the movie, 'Babette's Feast, ' that's what this meal and most every meal has been like. Plus you spend hours just enjoying the experience. They never rush you, you almost have to beg for your check everywhere and even then after you ask - it's like 30 minutes later before the check comes. After the cheese tour of tours we drove to the hill town of Pienza. What a treat that little medieval village was. As fate would have it, they were having a cheese ...
We left Chianti and drove the beautiful countryside to Val d'Orcia. We arrived in Pienza and found our favorite lunch spot. Ah, but we forgot the size of the wine pour and their bruschetta . Two people could eat and drink from one order, and still leave food on their plates.
We head to Pietramonti , but the directions are tough. After a few tries and dead end roads where we test Dave's reverse skills, we have arrived! We are in time ...
... hotel wouldn't be good in school holidays, being so family friendly but great now. Backs onto the beach so big decision required on where to swim. Same old each day. Trouble getting to breakfast in time. Then meeting the paper boy to get yesterday's paper on the beach. After buying one off his motor cycle and Jane telling him she'd like to get a WA paper if possible he searched us out on the beach with one and is ...
... in a Morroccan inspired spa, and starts in a circular room lit only by candlelight, where with you rest on a recliner in a big soft robe, with soft relaxing music playing, and sip on a herbal tea...followed by an iris and reflexology analysis, massage, oil treatment, herb wrap, hamman and full body scrub, finished off by floating in the whirlpool as you watch the patterns of the changing lights underwater....it was divine and much more luxurious than the Hamman I had in Morrocco ...