Situated just 1.4 miles (2 kilometers) from San Gimignano, Il Colombaio di Santa Chiara welcomes travelers and holidaymakers to the Tuscan countryside. Dating back to 1183, this historic hilltop accommodation offers the perfect way to enjoy a quiet Italian vacation. Here, guests can feel the spell of the past and enjoy serenity surrounded by hilly countryside. Nearby there is an old church with its own history. In the building, with an interior that dates back to 1800, there is an old natural cellar dug out from the yellow earth-stone named tufo - ideal for preserving wine with its constant low temperatures. The agritourism property offers homemade products to sample and purchase, such as olive oil and various wines. The family owners can offer advice about rural recreation and tourism. For hiking lovers, San Gimignano can be reached on foot via an 262-foot (800-meter) white-stone road. The accommodation provides a shuttle service to and from to San Gimignano's center. This property also offers complimentary wireless Internet access, luggage storage, and a wine store. Please note that pets and service animals are not allowed in the property.