Farmstays in Tuscany, Casentino valley

... What better location to spend your holidays than in the heart of Tuscany? Our countryside is ideal for walking for pleasure, in our farm you can relax at the pool or reading a book, spend time touring the farm, feed our animals, get the true farmers perspective of the farm life that goes on every day. You can explore Casentino valley finding invaluable signs of history and art and you can hike the Foreste Casentinesi National Park...

Country Homes

The farm holidays complex stands 400 m. above sea level and offers self-catering holidays in ample apartments or detached farm houses: each accommodation has an independent entrance, a fitted out kitchen, garden-table and seats to enjoy the landscape of Tuscany. Each house has its own history and atmosphere. Guests are welcomed by the landlord's family, who live in the main farm house all year round. Baby-friendly. Family pets (and horses!) welcomed.


Things to do

Relax Yourself on the border of our swimmingpool or go for a walk along farm-paths to enjoy farm landscapes, take photos of your children feeding our animals or having the experience of a riding lesson, ride a bike or bird-watch or just have a chat with the farmers or other guests...and more... discover a plenty of activities close to the farm!


Sights to see

From the farm, you can easly visit the tourist hotspots of the Casentino valley on the foothprints of S. Francis and Dante Alighieri, and spend most of your time exploring medieval hamlets, monasteries and ruins and the National Park and you can shop local products (Casentino cloths and Casentino hams and more...)
We are always glad to help our guests and to give excursion tips (Tuscany, Umbria and also Romagna and Rome) to them.

Fattoria di Marena we are farmers and breeders since 1467 we offer farm holidays since 1987, award winning firm as historical farm in the "ITALIA 150 LE RADICI DEL FUTURO" and "RURALIA 2011", raccomanded by "Tripadvisor" for the years 2012, 2013, 2014

Family holidays in our Farm

The farm offers: a large swimming-pool (8X15X1.4m) and a small pool for toddlers (0,50 m deep) with a tiled solarium and a large panoramic meadow, deck chairs, dressing rooms; a little mountain bike rental, only 400 m away a riding school with horses and ponies for children and horse therapy, with a covered training ground. The teacher speaks English; a true farm with animals and crops; WWF protect area, woods and meadows and foothpaths inside the farm; washing machine and maid service on request...