This award winning and family owned 12th century castle in the heart of the Chianti region offers everything to be desired for an authentic Tuscan experience set within 740 acres of rolling hills, olive groves, rustic farmhouses and vineyards.
What’s more the enchanting interiors of the castle are steeped in history with fireplaces, vaulted ceilings, original frescoes and Del Nero and Torrigiani family crests. Including of course, a wine cellar one could happily spend hours in. Well, when in Tuscany.
And indeed, when in Tuscany one should also never pass up the opportunity to sleep in the castles medieval dining room which has been transformed into a luxurious suite.
Aside from this there are 49 other bespoke rooms and suites with their own stories to tell, all with exquisite bathrooms they combine authentic opulence, with enchanting vistas of the valley or manicured courtyard and the modern luxuries expected of a 5* hotel.
And don’t forget…
Two restaurants serving up gastronomical delights- one with a Michelin star;
A 1000m2 ESPA spa- the largest ESPA centre in Italy; an outdoor heated pool;
Not to mention, extensive hiking paths and two tennis courts. Unforgettable, indeed.