This hotel has been lovingly restored and comprises a manor house and four surrounding farmer's cottages. The 23 guest rooms at this charming, family-friendly historical hotel offer modern comfort and can be reached via stairs. All public and private spaces are non-smoking, wireless Internet access is available at the hot spot, and public parking is possible on site. The country house is fully air-conditioned and offers a lobby, a TV lounge, a café, a bar and a restaurant. Guests can also take advantage of the room and laundry services (both for a fee).
Surrounded by nearly 1,000 acres of nature reserve in the heart of the Chianti hills, this hotel is tucked away from the noisy main roads and busy urban centres. However, despite its quiet location, the hotel is extremely central, and located right on the border between the provinces of Siena and Florence. Castellina Museum is only 4 km from the hotel and the Campo Square in Siena is 24 km away. Florence-Peretola Airport is approximately 52 km from the hotel and Pisa-Galileo Galilei Airport is around 142 km away.
The rooms feature typical Tuscan decoration, and are rustic, elegant, quiet and traditional. All rooms come with a private bathroom with shower, bathtub and hairdryer, and offer a double bed. The rooms also come equipped with a direct dial telephone, satellite TV, a safe, minibar, individually regulated air conditioning and central heating as standard.
There is an outdoor swimming pool in the hotel grounds and a sun terrace with sun loungers and parasols laid out for use by the water's edge. Guests can also work out in the gym or, for additional fees, go horse riding or biking. Ugolino golf course is around a 45-minute drive from the hotel.
An Italian buffet breakfast with freshly brewed filter coffee or tea, 2 kinds of juice, baguettes, croissants and pema bread is served each morning. It also includes butter, jam, Nutella, local cold cuts, sliced cheese, yogurt, cornflakes, muesli, cooked prunes and fruit of the season. Lunch and dinner can be enjoyed à la carte.
American Express, MasterCard and VISA are accepted at the hotel. Only payments up to EUR 999 are allowed in cash by Italian law.
From the North: take the A1 in the direction of Florence. Exit at Firenze Impruneta. Enter SGC Siena- Firenze. Exit for San Donato. Proceed for Castellina in Chianti for 10 km. At the sign for Ricavo turn left. From the South: take the A1 in the direction of Florence. Exit at Val di Chiana. Proceed in the direction of Siena, then Florence on SGC Siena-Firenze. Exit at Monteriggioni and proceed for Castellina in Chianti, then San Donato in Poggio. At the sign for Ricavo turn off to the right.
Reception is open from 8 am to 11 pm. Check-in is from 3 pm to 8 pm. Check-out is before 11 am.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV