Ultimo Mulino Country Hotel
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Airport Transportation
- Swimming pool
- Room service
TravelPod Member ReviewsUltimo Mulino Country Hotel Gaiole in Chianti
Blissfully quiet, lovely room, great staff and gorgeous location
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Off to the airport to pick up our car- a zippy little Mercedes A class automatic.
Put GRASSINA into the GPS and headed off, managed the A1 toll road then took our expected exit. However, we later discovered that we had selected the hamlet, not the village of Grassina, and had an interesting drive thru the Tuscan backroads for an hour before …
It's the morning after our first ride. Sorry no pictures from the ride, I don't think you would see much in the picture as the bucket sized rain drops would have blurred the picture. Ok maybe that's a little to wet, but about equal to the heavy rains we had last week in PR. All the 14 guest were in by 3:30, and our intent was to start at 5, but that was when the heaviest of rain decided to unleash its torrential buckets with a little hail mixed in. Most of us headed out ...
... as other towns. We went to a hole in the wall lunch bar for a panini with meat and mustard. We returned back to the hotel for a rest before going out to a pizza place that was recommended by the lady from the hotel. We were looking forward to the pizza, but it was over cooked and dry. The waiter had good English and was funny. We went back go the hotel for an early ...
... for a white wine. He offered to me a wine that was so delicious and refreshing, from North Eastern Italy. I just relaxed and enjoyed. I was halfway thinking about staying to have some lunch since it smelled so good, I was a bit hungry, and it was so nice in there. All of a sudden, the bartender brought out to me this most delicious small plate of bread, cheeses and homemade pickled onions. It was SO good. Then, he gave me another glass of ...
... As the afternoon came to an end, the cold front moving through the city started to become a real factor. Temperatures dropped. The steady drizzle turned to a pouring rain. Being the sensible women we are (and, also, since we were wearing cloth shoes that weren't exactly suited to puddles), we moved back to the Hotel Lorena. Did I mention how awesome our hotel was? Not only did our room look out over the bustling Piazza Madonna degli Aldobrandini, but it had not ...