Description of the facility
The hilly landscape of Tuscany is sprinkled with country towns, each one symbol of Italian culture. These towns, jewels in Italy 's crown, present many churches, palaces and some of the world's finest museums. The campsite represents an excellent starting point towards the enchanting Florence , the hills and vineyards of Chianti, Siena and its typical surroundings, Arezzo and the well-preserved medieval towns of its province. Sided in stategical position and quiet environment, the camping offers relax, sport and a direct contact with nature. Camping "La Chiocciola" is the only one in its valley and is located 250 mt. above sea- level. Camping "La Chiocciola" offers a pleasant stay thanks to services like: market, snack-bar, pub, 3 swimming-pools and 2 tennis courts.
The pitches are 9x10 meters and every pitch has its own waterpoint and electricity box. The price includes water, gas, electricity, free entrance to swimming-pools, tennis court, and car parking near the pitch.
The Mobilhome Luxe (with airco/heating €25,00 weekly obligated) 8.20 x 3.00 mt and can accommodate until 5 persons. Inside, they are composed of two bedrooms, one with a double bed, the other one with two single beds, a central dining room with a table and a sofa-bed (fifth person), a practical kitchen fully furnished. Two bathrooms, one of them with shower. Outside, the mobilhome luxe is provided with a large covered veranda with a table and chairs. It is possible to rent, sheets, towels and a baby kit (little bed and high chair).
The restaurant-pizzeria "L'Antico Portale", next to the camping, has a very good kitchen cooked in the Tuscan traditional way. The restaurant is very known by the Italian people in the whole surrounding. Pizza is the pride of "L'Antico Portale", result of years of experience in the preparation of one of the symbols of Italy in the world. The enchanting country around the restaurant makes it a perfect place to spend pleasant moments, eating outside, in the terrace, or inside, in the charming dinner room.
Three big swimming-pools, the last one for children of any age, because made of three different levels of depth. Large places to sunbathe, with deckchairs and beach umbrellas in free use, cold showers around the pools and hot ones inside the changing room. Professional teachers organize personal and group swimming classes for all ages from 4 years old and aquagym classes. The entrance for the camping guests is free, only wearing the bracelet which you receive while checking in.
Inside the camping it is located a new and very provided market, in which you can find the typical products of Tuscanfood, that makes this region so famous in the world. The "pecorino" cheese in various kinds from Siena, Maremma and Pratomagno. The famous Salami of this area, tasted and spiced with antique art, named Sbricionona and Finocchiona. Any kind of hams, made in various parts of Tuscany and the excellent ham of Cinta Senese, a bread of pork living on the hills around Siena. The new service of take-away food, prepared in the kitchen of this market, with gastronomic deliciousness ready in very moment of the day.
In the toilet building you can find a laundry with washing machines, dryer machine. Coins to use them are on sale at the reception desk.