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Borgo Argenina

Borgo Argenina: A Karen Brown Recommended B & B A Karen Brown Recommended B & B
Owner: Elena Nappa
Localita: Argenina-Monti
Gaiole in Chianti, (SI) 53013
Credit Cards Welcome: ALL MAJOR
5 Rooms, Double Occupancy: €170.00*
2 Suites, Double Occupancy: €200.00 - €240.00*
2 Piccola Villa : €240/day
VILLA OLIVIERA 4 people: €480/day
Continental Breakfast including home made cake and yoghurt, prosciutto,salami, pecorino, juice, cereal, jam, cookies, hot chocolate, coffee, tea ,
*Minimum Stay Required: 3 nights
Open: Mar 1 to Nov 26
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Borgo Argenina has all the elements of a “bestseller” bed and breakfast: the perfect location in the heart of Chianti surrounded by vineyards, very comfortable accommodation in an ancient stone farmhouse, glorious countryside views, and, above all, Elena, the Borgo Argenina’s gregarious hostess. She left behind a successful fashion business in Milan and bought an entire abandoned village, restoring two of the stone houses for herself and the bed and breakfast. She chose the best artisans in the area and literally worked with them to create the house of her dreams. Everything from painting stenciled borders in rooms through restoring furniture to sewing quilted bedspreads was executed exclusively by Elena herself. The downstairs living rooms and breakfast room are beautifully done in rich cream and soft yellows that complement perfectly the brick-vaulted ceilings and terracotta floors. Elena is up at dawn baking cakes for breakfast and makes occasional dinners for the guests accompanied by classical music. Every little detail has been attended to in the pink-and-blue bedrooms adorned with white eyelet curtains, patchwork quilts, and dried flower arrangements. Across the way is a very comfortable three-bedroom, independent house.

Breakfast Included Children Welcome Cooking Classes Credit Cards Welcome:       Other 4 Direct Dial Phone in Guestrooms Internet Access Available for Guests Mini-Refrigerator in all Guestrooms Some Non-Smoking Guestrooms Parking Available (Free or Paid) Room Service Golf Course within 3 mi Hiking Trails within 3 mi Horseback Riding within 1 mi Wineries Nearby
Phone: 3453537673
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I have found paradise and never wish to leave! This inn oozes with charm and friendliness. I could spend hours with the little country antique details ranging from the furniture to the light fixtures to the window latches etc. Elena befriends her guests and many people that I’ve met are on their 2nd or 3rd visit. My favorite spot is her large patio which overlooks the countryside and vineyards.
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Borgo Argenina - Our Home away from Home

For many years, we return in July/August to the Borgo Argenina which, over the time, has become our second home. It is not only the beautiful Tuscan house with its villas and surrounding vineyards but also the attractive landlady Elena accompanied by her attentive staff and the cheerful dogs Pasqualina and Giuseppina.

At your arrival, Elena welcomes you with a glass of wine, a map and a detailed explanation about the regional highlights...

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Review by Alexander Von Keudell on Sep 12, 2012

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