Ci trovi a 30 minuti da Firenze.

Siamo nel cuore della Toscana

1 ora da Siena, San  Giminiano e Monteriggioni.


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nel paesaggio senza tempo della Toscana

La nostra Storia


Jamal Amin


Da 10 anni ha cambiato la sua vita. Ho lasciato il suo lavoro di import export per per realizzare il suo sogno – aprire un agriturismo, vivere in rapporto stretto con la natura, con la gente e dare più spazio alla sua passione - la cucina - fonte di  energia, che lo ha accompagnato sin da bambino, cresciuta e maturata negli anni.

Per lo chef Jamal, la cucina rappresenta una ricerca continua di nuovi sapori, nuovi gusti, nuove esperienze.

Ci tiene a soddisfare e stupire gli ospiti proponendo piatti creativi nel rispetto della tradizione toscana, utilizzando esclusivamente ingredienti locali e biologici. Tutto servito nel ristorante o nella grande terrazza con grande gusto e armonia con oggetti provenienti dai suoi viaggi in più di 48 paesi del mondo, che riflettono lo spirito interculturale armonioso che caratterizza la filosofia dell’agriturismo.

Nel 2016 scrive il libro “ Vivere di gusto” una raccolta di ricette che portano il lettore in un viaggio culinario multisensoriale.



Samira Amin

Nata a Fiesole (provincia di Firenze ) per metà tedesca e per metà palestinese. Samira ha iniziato la sua carriera come recruiter per l’apertura del Mandarin Oriental a Milan e come HR task force a Marrakech. Esperta in comunicazione e specializzata in sviluppo di progetti sociali, ha una grande passione per aiutare gli altri a sviluppare il proprio talento. 2 anni fa ha deciso di lasciare Milano per poter proseguire le sue ambizioni e trasmettere la sua energia nell’agriturismo del padre Jamal.
Il Samar ritual è un rito che nasce dalla ricerca continua di un equilibrio tra mente e corpo e si ispira alla contaminazione tra BUTI yoga e danza afro.
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The foodie Agriturismo

This beautiful 18th-century hillside villa was transformed into an agriturismo by chef Jamal Amin, who will give Tuscan cooking classes or just as happily let you sit there while he does all the work. The immediate surroundings couldn’t be more idyllic: vineyards and olive groves to tour, a farmhouse with its own lake that you’re welcome to take a dip in, and with Florence a short car ride away, you can still get a fill of fashion or art.​




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"Peace and Beauty at Villa Poggio di Gaville"


Peace and Beauty at Villa Poggio di Gaville

Perfect for relaxing while enjoying good food & wine

If you love traveling slowly, enjoying great food in a beautiful, tranquil setting, then you'll want to spend a few days at Jamal Amin's Tuscan retreat Villa Poggio di Gaville. The international chef, who has worked and traveled all over the globe, chose Tuscany as his home and guests get the chance to enjoy his fine, creative Tuscan cuisine.


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Guests at Poggio di Gaville have the chance to benefit from the special care Jamal puts in the preparation of full course meals every night, with the best wines to accompany the traditional Tuscan recipes as well as creative Mediterranean dishes he and his cooking staff prepare. Dinner is served in the lovely dining room with large, arched windows overlooking the grounds of the estate or on the adjoining terrace. If you love cooking yourself, then a stop here is recommended as you can also enjoy a cooking class with Jamal. He has also written a cookbookwhere he shares his travels and favorite recipes, once you've tried his cuisine you will want a copy!​


"Beautiful estate




 delicious meals​



"Beautiful Villa,


beautiful house"

What a holiday! Samira and Jamal are the super hosts of Tuscany, going the extra mile with a hot meal waiting for us well after dinner time the evening we arrived. Food is delicious, an ample breakfast is served in the spacious dining room overlooking the countryside, which opens up onto an outdoor patio well serviced with comfortable seating areas. Dinners were innovative, delicious and always 4 courses! The Villa itself is set in soft rolling hills with views on all sides, wild horses roam freely in the nearby fields, we all had a great experience mingling and feeding the new foals.We had standard rooms which were just fine, plenty of space to move around and hang clothes. En suite bathrooms in every room. There are lots of public areas to sit and visit as well as a well stocked and furnished library. The Villa itself is really charming, filled with art and furnishings from all over the world making a very eclectic yet harmonious space full of warmth and colour. The staff were really kind and attentive We stayed for 6 nights, there are several villages close by where we also dined and thoroughly enjoyed a good meal each time. Car hire is recommended. 40 minutes to Florence. 10 minutes to nearest village.



"Joyful & Peaceful"

This was the best stay during our travels through Italy. Approximately 50 minutes drive from Florence. Easy day trips to Siena and vineyards. Samira and Jamal are genuinely lovely and welcoming hosts. They radiate positive energy. The villa is beautiful and comfortably decorated with an eclectic mix of furnishings from Jamal's travels. Our delightful hosts provided everything one would hope for in lodging - an immaculate, comfortable room, delicious and varied food, and excellent service. Add to this a peaceful, natural setting with the sounds of songbirds as we strolled to the fields to visit the horses. We enjoyed a pleasant evening beginning with one of Jamal's excellent dinner creations. We met wonderful people from around the world. Multiple villages are within 10-20 minute drive if you would like to check out the local scene. Jamal and Samira took the time to help us map our way and provided good recommendations. Thank you to Jamal, Samira and your wonderful staff for a memorable stay​