Services at Poggio Istiano

Simple and comfortable services designed for your holiday in Val d'Orcia

  • The panoramic swimming pool and the countryside garden

    Relax in the Garden and PoolPanoramic swimming pool

    The farmhouse is surrounded by an enchanting garden that Franco and Graziella look after with passion every day. Beyond the hedge the view is lost in the green valleys, in the fields of olive trees and rows of vines. You can stop at the wooden benches, placed in the panoramic points, to frame with a glance an extraordinary panoramic view of the Rocca in Tentennano or wait for the sunset. The harmony of shapes and essences will then create an extraordinary outline with meadows and flowers where relaxation is a must.
    Or stop in our 6x14m swimming pool with salt system, surrounded by a large solarium in natural terracotta where even from there you can appreciate the beauty of the Tuscan countryside lying on comfortable loungers or sitting to read a newspaper, caressed by the breeze of the Val d'Orcia.
  • Breakfast at Poggio Istiano

    To start your day in the best way, sit with us at breakfast.

    The old barn is now the breakfast room where you can start with a taste of Tuscan cold cuts and cheeses, fresh eggs from our hens to eat cooking at your convenience, continue with homemade biscuits and desserts, yogurt, cereals, assorted jams made by us with fruit harvested from our plants and fresh seasonal fruit.

    The breakfast buffet is on reservation and is served from 8.45 to 10.00.
    Breakfast service cannot be offered when field work is more intensive.
  • Tasting of company products

    Wine and oil of our production

    Poggio Istiano is a farm with 107 hectares of land. Of these 3 hectares of vineyards are cultivated for the production of Orcia and IGT wines, 4 hectares of olive groves and 100 hectares of cereals and in particular durum wheat for pasta.

    DISCOVER OUR PRODUCTS- It is possible to organize, for a minimum number of 6 people, the tasting of Poggio Istiano Oil and Wine.
    We will take you on a guided tour of our company and taste the bruschetta with extra virgin olive oil with Sienese salami and our three wines at a cost of € 25.00 per person.

    -It is possible to book the "farmer's basket" for dinner, for a minimum of two people at a cost of € 24.00 each. A country summer dinner, typical of the Val d'Orcia, will be prepared in a wicker basket. A soup, soup or cold dish of the day (such as ribollita, panzanella, pappa al pomodoro, etc.), typical Sienese sliced ​​meats, cheeses and the dessert of the day; all accompanied by a flask of red wine from Poggio Istiano.

  • The Val d'Orcia at a light pace

    Numerous trekking and cycling routes start from Poggio Istiano

    In front of Poggio Istiano there is the fantastic trekking paradise in Val d'Orcia, where the green hills touch the clouds tickled by the rows of cypresses. A dense network of paths leads to the visit of landscape icons such as the famous cypress trees, the church of Vitaleta, the renowned cellars of Montalcino and Montepulciano, the Abbey of S. Antimo and the villages of Bagno Vignoni, Rocca d'Orcia and Pienza . The best way to discover this corner of Tuscany, slowly, step by step, among vineyards, olive trees and wheat fields. Here you can enjoy everything that nature offers us.

    We will be able to advise you on the most suitable route for you and / or help in the rental of a pedal assisted mountain bike.

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