A beautifully restored medieval village and monastery, just 23 km from Siena.
One of the most beautiful stretches of countryside in Italy, in Tuscany region, lies among Chianti Wines, corn fields, chestnut forests and long rows of Cypress trees this is the setting around Castel Monastero, a beautifully restored medieval village and monastery, just 23 km from Siena.
Within these thousand years walls is a true Tuscan retreat which exudes a feeling of simple refinement and pure elegance with its contemporary rustic chic style of the 74 rooms and suites and one villa.
In keeping with the Tuscan food and wine culture there are two restaurants: the gourmet restaurant “Contrada” where guests can have a sophisticated gastronomic experience tasting Tuscan cuisine interpreted by our Executive Chef.
“La Cantina”, in the XIII century cellar, holds the best Tuscan and Chianti wines and guests can taste the local delicacies. An iconic 1000 ms SPA with Jacuzzi, Hammam, two saunas and sensorial showers and kneipp therapy to enhance your healing experience.
The glory of the past and the exclusivity of refined and versatile surroundings these are the features that make Castel Monastero the ideal place for high profile weddings and seminars. A meeting room, able to hold 150 guests, is available in the medieval village.
- You are in the heart of Chiantishire. Look out of the window. Stretching out before your eyes are vineyards, woods and fields straight from a Medieval fresco, and a splendid square, with its café, restaurant and even a little church.
- Facing the piazza, true to the most authentic Italian tradition, “Contrada” is Castel Monastero’s gourmet restaurant. On the menu are classic flavours of Tuscan cuisine, re-worked in a modern key. Maximum attention is paid to local products, which are selected directly by our chefs.
- If you’re looking for inner harmony, just close your eyes and inhale the warmth of the nature all around you.
In the woods, the countryside and the wonderful garden around Castel Monastero and its spa, you can try some intensely energising yoga sessions, led by internationally renowned qualified instructors.