Most hotels above the L100,000 price bracket take credit cards, but check which cards are accepted when booking. You can usually pay the deposit by credit card, or send a Eurocheque or international money order. Under Italian law, a booking is valid as soon as the deposit is paid and confirmation is received. As in restaurants, you are required by law to keep your hotel receipt until you leave Italy. r 2 4 2 TRAVELLERS’ NEEDS Garden terrace at VilJa La Massa (see pJ48) Self-Catering Farm and villa holiday accommodation abounds in Tuscany. There is an Agriturist office in each region with information on self-catering holidays, often on a farm that is still working. Two international agencies dealing with self-catering holidays around Florence are the American Agency and Solemar. Other agents include Casa Club in Siena, Cuendet in Monteriggioni and Prima Italia in Grosseto. Solemar and Cuendet have agents throughout the world, such as Tailor Made Tours (Solemar) and Italian Chapters (Cuendet).
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