For the week between the 7th and the 14th of April 2019 we organise a Trailbuilding Week in coorporation with the Trail Brothers, an club of enthusiastic mountain bikers.
You will participate in building exiting mountainbike trails and help to grow the network of pathways around Montieri, Tuscany. A special thrill awaits you completing and testing these self made tracks!
In compensation for your help we offer
The programme for our Trailbuilding Week
What to bring: Bring clothes for working outdoor, waterproof trekking shoes, safety glasses and a pair of gloves. Everything else will be organised by us. We will provide all the equipment that will be needed for the trailbuilding. If you want to bring your own tools, feel free to bring them. Bring along your own mountainbike or rent one of our new Scott E-Mountainbikes.
Important: Our first Trailbuilding Week will take place just before the start of the season. Possibly not all preparations for the begin of the season might be finished and some of our services might not yet be available. All participants share double or twin bedded rooms. If you have any special wishes or needs or if you know already somebody with whom you like to share a room, please let us know before your arrival. For booking and requests: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel.: +39 0566997700 / +39 3386099562
For a stay of 7 nights or longer we can offer you a discount of 5 % on our rack rates. These special conditions are valid all season long for bookings in advance and need to be confirmed by email.
The peace and beauty of the wild countryside of Tuscany - full of rich smells, tastes, culture, history, and art - provides the ideal location for a romantic weekend away. Sip coffee or a cocktail while watching the sunset behind the rolling hills, or take a stroll to the Medieval village of Montieri for an aperativo.
Two nights in a double room, one dinner for two, welcoming drink, - 216 Euro
A welcoming bottle of the local wine, Monteregio di Massa Marittima!!
7 nights half pension in double room + 1 trail ride to the sea 995€ pp.
Day 1: Arrival at Hotel
Day 2: Departure from Montieri with our horses towards Massa Marittima through the beautiful hilly landscapes, magical forests and colourful and perfumed fields until we arrive to the historical "Fattoria del Pinaizzoli" where our horses will stay for the night while the riders go back to the Hotel.
Day 3: Along the old streets of the region of Maremma in Tuscany through mediterranean landscape we will slowly get closer to the coast. The lake "Lage dell'Accesa is a perfekt place for a picnic with a nice view on the clear blue water.
Day 4: We are going to ride through the typical moor landscape until we reach the last place for our horses to stay overnight in the natural park of Scarlino.
Day 5: Finally the sea! We will arrive to the gorgeous beach Cala Violina - the perfect place to swim with our horses in the sea.
Day 6: Time to relax (if you want). After several days in the saddle you deserve a little break.
Day 7: Still in the natural park of Scarlino, we will ride to the beautiful beach of Punt'Al to enjoy a long and decent canter on the sand. Then our mini van is going to take us back to the hotel.
The festival of the prugnolo mushroom with wine tasting and market, in conjunction with quad and motorbike gathering. Montieri. Weekend 2 people, 1 night B&B + 1 night half-board: -215 Euro
Every week from end march to begin may and from end september to begin november: Seven nights half-board with four full-day rides, and one beach day by horseback: 995 per person in a double room.
For the day at the beach, we will leave a 9:00 AM with the bus and the horses in the trailer and head for the beach at the Coastal Park of Scarlino. By horseback, we will explore the park trails leading to the beach where horses and riders can experience the exhileration of a nice gallop along the water's edge. Lunch will be held at one of the most beautiful beaches in Italy: Cala Violina. After lunch, horses and riders have the chance for an ocean swim before returning to the hotel with the bus.
Every year, the Maremma Butteri (cowboys) organize a special event based on old traditions. Over the course of two days, the Butteri, along with a large group of local horses and riders, move a heard of wild Maremma horses over the beautiful Maremma land. The riders of Hotel Prategiano enjoy participating in this cultural event.
Expected program: Arrive friday night; includes 2 days of horseback riding (about 6 hours in the saddle), 2 nights at Hotel Prategiano, one dinner and two picnic lunches with the Butteri, 2 breakfasts and one dinner in the hotel, transfers to and from Butteri events, longer stay before or after always possible
344 Euro/person in double room +150 Euro per person for participation in event, paid directly to the Assosiation of the Butteri.