What is(are) your name(s)?
For how long have you been running a B&B?
Please share something about the history of your present bed and breakfast.
What are the unique characteristics of your B&B?
Based on your guests' opinions, what feature of your B&B has made their stay special?
The family running allows us to have a direct and daily contact with our guests that most of the time become our friends. The location is perfect even if you want to enjoy the peace of our landscape or if you want to be more in the town (in few minutes you'll reach the centre even walking). Podere la Marronaia is a small farmhouse so never too crowded.
Please describe in short your bed and breakfast and its general services and amenities.
The flats are composed of a large kitchen-living room, 1 or 2 double bedrooms, 1 or 2 private bathrooms with shower. Both flats are at the ground floor of our farmhouse and have 2 entrances facing the garden and the courtyard. The flat are fully equipped with: oven, dishwasher machine, 4 fires, fridge+ freezer, crockery, tv sat, iron, hairdryer, little house appliances, free internet wireless connection. Pets are not allowed. Possibility to attend to Tuscan cooking classes, free wine tastings, trekking and Nordic walking excursions. Large garden with chairs, tables, sun beds, barbecue area and swimming pool.
How many rooms are offered at your B&B and what is its maximum capacity?
We have 3 flats: Yellow flat, Blue flat and Green flats. The flats can from from 2 up to 4 guests.
Please describe the in-room facilities for each type of room in your B&B.
The flats are fully equipped with: oven, dishwasher machine, 4 fires, fridge+ freezer, crockery, tv sat, iron, hairdryer, little house appliances, free internet wireless connection .
Which room is your personal favorite?
No preferred rooms, each one has its history for us.
What do the room rates include?
The rate includes linen, towels, energy, water, use of the pool (summer) and all farmhouse equipments, taxes included . Independent heating on consumption. Final cleanings not included.
Do you offer any special packages?
Yes, sometimes. Check on our website www.marronaia.com
What may guests expect from a typical breakfast at your property?
No breakfast offered.
Do you serve other meals?
Are there cooking facilities, which guests may use?
Yes, the kitchens are all fully equipped.
Do you accept pets?
What is your smoking policy?
We ask our guests not to smoke in the flats.
Is there a parking facility on premises or nearby?
Free private parking in front of our garden/property.
Is your B&B suitable for disabled guests?
Not all the rooms due to the old/historical walls and stairs, which it was not possible to remove.
What safety precautions are provided at your B&B?
Private security service during the night,
What is your check-in/check-out policy?
Check in from 17:00 to 20:00, check out with in 10:00. Different arrival/departure times can be agreed on request
How can guests check availability and make a reservation?
Writing an email at firstname.lastname@example.org or filling the info form on www.marronaia.com.
What is you cancellation policy?
See on www.marronaia.com
What types of payment do you accept?
Bank transfer, credit card or cash.
Please tell us what things guests might enjoy visiting, seeing, doing, etc. in your area.
All our guest are invited for a free organic wine &extra virgin olive oil at our wine shop in town called "Ai Quattrorsi", they'll also receive a discount card for purchases in the shop
Where is your B&B located and how it may be reached?
Podere la Marronaia is located in San Gimignano, localita Strada Podere la Marronaia 14. It is in the northern part of our area in direction Certaldo
What would you say to people who have never stayed in a bed and breakfast?
Visit our on line guest book on http://www.marronaia.com/home_en.asp