Guest Experiences

Guest experiences

We welcome you to choose from a variety of offers to enrich your holiday with us!

Dinner in the wineyard

We highly recommend experiencing a Vineyard Dinner to celebrate a birthday, romantic anniversary or even your Wedding in Tuscany! Immerse yourself in this unique setting in the midst of our beautiful Tuscan vineyards, where you will be served traditional and authentic Tuscan food along with our certified Organic wines.

Wine Tasting at La Striscia

The Farmhouse’s Winery features Organic wines. You will be taken on a tour through the historic wine cellar and then a stroll through the vineyards. The wine tasting will take place at the family owned Tower of Gnicche, which offers a panoramic view, or at the Garden Restaurant.

Chianti Wine Tour

Explore the Chianti region between Florence, Siena and Arezzo through guided wine tasting tours, organised by our partners. All tours will be tailored according to your needs. Typically, prices include a Full day tour, visiting 2 wineries and having a typical Tuscan Lunch, transportation and wine expert guide.

Cooking Courses

Learn how to cook authentic Tuscan recipes with our in-house Chef Domenico Briganti, or with a highly recommended Michelin Starred Chef. The course will be tailored to your requirements and special needs. Prices include the cooking course and the meal (excluding beverages) at the end of the experience.

Truffle Package

Truffle Hunt at a Truffle Plantation or in the woods, followed by a cooking class of Truffle Dishes, followed by a buffet of the truffle companies products (cheese, canapes, truffle lasagna and other seasonal specialties), can be customised for special needs such as vegetarian, vegan, gluten free etc.

Massage

Truffle Hunt at a Truffle Plantation or in the woods, followed by a cooking class of Truffle Dishes, followed by a buffet of the truffle companies products (cheese, canapes, truffle lasagna and other seasonal specialties), can be customised for special needs such as vegetarian, vegan, gluten free etc.

Restauro Class

Discover Italian tradition, Art and culture through art fresco courses and weekly workshops conducted in our property, either with our partners, or by offering our venue with your art instructor. Our Tuscan gardens or the Giardino Segreto offer a unique inspirational location in a historical and evocative setting.

Giostra del Saracino

Enjoy the medieval festival Giostra del Saracino, held in June and September. Piazza Grande is 1 km away from La Striscia, which makes it the perfect hotel close to the centre to choose. Enjoy the excitement in the Centre and retreat to the countryside after the party is over!

Horseback riding

Arezzo has one of the most famous equestrian centres of Italy. You and your family may enjoy Horse riding at the equestrian Centre, or in a private Ranch. Experience the history and beauty of the Italian countryside on guided horseback riding, and even combine it with wine tasting!

Shopping day

Escape the crowds and experience real luxury shopping at Sugar (Arezzo), stroll through the cobbled streets visiting the various local boutiques and international chains. Drive 20 minutes to reach any of the Luxury outlets like The Mall, The Space (Prada outlet), or the high-street Valdichiana Outlet. Recommendations offered.

Full day in Cortona, Siena…

Arezzo enjoys a strategic location, in the heart of Italy, and in the centre of Tuscany, very well connected by car or trains. Stay in our unique property and explore Cortona, Siena, Florence, Rome and even the Tuscan seaside. Guided tours can be arranged including meals and transportation.

Traditional Fiera dell’antiquariato

The Antiques Fair is a short walk away from the Hotel, allowing you to reach the market which spreads from Piazza Grande to all the cobbled streets of the medieval historical centre of Arezzo.
We are happy to assist you with transport and tips once you check-in!