Castel Monastero, Tuscany Italy
★ ★ ★ ★ ★
Outstanding, upmarket historical property in a stunning rural location, originally an 11th century medieval village and monastery. Completely restored in 2009.
Elegant interiors feature lots of wood and stonework features and are complemented by quality facilities with superior indoor and outdoor pools and a wide range of wellness treatments. Foodies will enjoy the gourmet restaurant in the atmospheric 13th-century wine cellar.
Popular with Italian, British, American and German guests, families and couples wanting 4something very special and unique. Ideal for functions, particularly weddings with it’s church on site as well as business events.
On its own in open countryside and farmland, along a tiny lane in the district of Monastero d’Ombrone, (17 miles) 28km from Castelnuova Berardenga, where the nearest amenities are found. Surrounded by picturesque wooded countryside and vineyards with far reaching views. Own car highly recommended for exploring the area.
Florence is 100km (60 miles) away, a one hour drive to the airport and a 20-min drive from Siena. Ambra is 8km (4 miles) away. Sienna is 23km (14 miles) away.
Three outdoor pools, one pool has whirlpool jets and one is shallow, ideal for children. Sunbeds and parasols surround the pools and on the surrounding lawns.
Leisure & Entertainment
Spa has an open-sided gym and two indoor pools. One has whirlpool jets and the other, dense seawater with oil. Sauna, steam room, whirlpool, massage and beauty treatments are available. Diet and health programmes. Tennis court.
Access & Mobility*
No specially-adapted rooms for less mobile guests although some rooms on the ground floor may be suitable. Assistance may be required navigating the outside steps.
- In open countryside
- 28km from Castelnuova Berardenga
- Spa with open-sided gym, two indoor pools
- Dates back to the 11th century
- Completely restored in 2009
- Sport Leisure Facilities
- Steam Room
- Whirlpool Bath
- Wifi Free
- Wifi Chargeable
- Air Conditioning
- Minibar Fridge
- Disabled Rooms