Lodging Description: Podere Sasso offers self-contained private apartments, all with their own kitchen, living area and patio or garden. There are breathtaking views of the Val di Chiana and the rolling hills beyond. The property is in close proximity to all of Tuscany's major attractions; medeival villages, markets, festivals, wine tasting, museums, beautiful architecture and fine dining. It is centrally located and day trips can be made to Rome, the Mediterranean, Asissi and Pisa. Guests staying with us enjoy a natural environment and interact with all of nature's creatures. There is a lovely natural lake for swimming only a four minute walk through the woods. Locally made wine, honey, yogurt and ice cream are available on the premises. The Sasso also offers a unique sense of community as often there are visitors from around the world contributing their talents and creative energies. The Sasso has a rich history dating back to it's time as a monestery in 1364. Guests may walk through the oak woods to the nearby village or drive less than ten minutes to the nearby hot springs, mud baths and massages at Rapolano Terme. Part of the Sasso is dedicated to a non-profit organization promoting physical, mental, spiritual and environmental health. There is a conference room, dining and separate lodging available for seminars and workshops.