Sant’Egle organic farm is located in Sorano, in Maremma in Tuscany, in an area characterized by unspoiled nature characterized by rivers, canyons, hills, plateaus, small mountains below 1000 meters and hot springs. Sorano is famous for its geological conformation and the rocky buildings dug into the tuff that keep the charm of the past intact. You can enjoy the village of Sovana with its beautiful Cathedral, the famous Parco Archeologico città del Tufo, Castell’Ottieri and its Rocca Feudale, San Giovanni delle Contee with its Medieval Royal House, the Orsini Family Fortress, built on a tuff spur with dungeons articulated on several floors and a labyrinth of tunnels dating back to Etruscan times. You can also discover the Vie Cave, ancient Etruscan communication routes dug into the tuffaceous rock that reach up to 25 meters high, rock settlements, earth shelters, Etruscan tombs in San Quirico di Sorano. Orvieto and its splendid cathedral are about 40 km away. The Parco Nazionale dell’Uccellina, the crystal clear waters of Argentario and Lake Bolsena are nearby. For those who love nature and sport, the area is ideal for a naturalistic holiday on horseback, on foot, by bicycle or by mountain bike.
The Agriturismo Sant’Egle, in Sorano, Tuscany, is an ideal place for lovers of relaxing and regenerating holidays, in the midst of nature. The owners, Erika and Alessandro, have decided to live in the countryside, implementing ethical choices that respect the planet and are consistent with the quality of life, air and food. The ancient historical residence, full of charm, customs in 1600 on the border between the Papal State and the Grand Duchy of Tuscany, has been restored in green building and is an exclusive place, tastefully furnished, registered by the Region of Tuscany, 5 sunflowers, the equivalent of a 5-star hotel. The rooms and suites are all different, offering unique furniture and services. Children from 14 years old and older are welcome. Families with small children will be able to stay in the magnificent house in Pitigliano, another ancient historical residence with two double bedrooms, bathroom with shower, kitchen and dining room with living room, equipped with all comforts, cooking equipment and linen. For those who want to immerse themselves in nature, the structure offers glamping, a new form of camping in a luxury tent of 50 square meters in bio building with all amenities, private bathroom, natural wood furniture, living room, private terrace, private garden. Pets are not welcome. Here you will find two dogs and two cats and to ensure their quietness we can not host animals.
Sant’Egle is ideal for a sustainable holiday with zero impact on the environment. The project started in 2010 was considered as a model by Italian and foreign universities and institutions and won several awards that certify the truthfulness of what is complied with throughout the process: waste and recycling, water, energy, heating, mobility and transport – free charging for electric cars, noise management, cleaning and washing white goods, products and supply chain, bio-pool, green building, catering. The breakfast buffet offered to guests is entirely produced by the organic farm – guests can buy products in the bio shop – or purchased from organic producers in the area. The owners organize on request courses in synergic organic farming, cooking, cheese-making, saffron cultivation, yoga, massage, olive picking, guided nature and archaeological excursions. Guests can enjoy a summer Bio Salt Water Swimming Pool made of natural materials and a new multifunctional space, built in green building, available free of charge to all those who wish to organize a course, a cultural event, a presentation, a seminar.