Nestled in the heart of Chianti Classico area, between Florence and Siena, Chianti Cartridges offers a weekends clay shooting, with full board including wine for 8/9 guns with exclusive use of a fully staffed 9 bedroom villa.
The package includes accommodation for two nights, breakfasts,lunches and dinners, shotguns, cartridges and clays.
The shooting is laid out in the estate grounds with traps presenting clays of varying challenges from high birds, flurries and ground game using the latest Promatic traps.
The guns provided are new Beretta 686s. We frequently have other leading Italian manufacturers such as Benelli or Perazzi offering demonstration guns.
Guests are welcome to bring their own guns but be aware that the Italian Customs process can be lengthy.
The Villa was once a monastery dating back to the XVII century, it then became a hunting lodge and has since it has been restored and furnished, combining antique furniture with pieces collected during the owners travels.
An integral part of the villa are the animals: 3 friendly dogs, four elegant horses, two cute ponies, a shy cat, chickens and geese who provides delicious fresh eggs for breakfast.
(UP TO 18 GUESTS)
There are 9 double rooms, 8 on suite bathrooms, large living room with fireplace, a library full of interesting books, gazebos, pergolas, a large garden with swimming pool and a tennis court. In the hall of the first floor there is also a beautiful grand piano for guests who feel inspired after a days shooting.
At Villa Rignana, the cook prepares italian dishes with fresh ingredients taken from our own organic vegetable garden, just a few steps from the kitchen. combined with our own wines and olive oil. Dinners feature locally sourced game such as wild boar and venison.
Everything is provided for you so you can have the Italian experience of being a shooting guest in an luxury Italian hunting lodge.
Chianti Cartridges can also arrange wild boar hunts in the local area. The boar hunting is adapted according to season, with driven hunts in the fall and winter time, and individual stalks with lead guide throughout the rest of the season. Whateverthe time of the year you choose the scenery is fantastic, and the hilly terrain is beautiful to be a part of whilst hunting.
- Large marble infinity pool 18x8 meters (summer only)
- Tennis court
- Wine tasting in Chianti
- Sauna, massages and beauty treatments (on request)
Price €1,500 1 gun single occupancy per room or €1800 double occupancy per room.
Minimum 8/9 guns
Dates on request.