About the hotel
"The real-life version of a romantic Tuscan daydream, Castel Monastero is set within a converted 11th-century monastery and embodies an Old World vibe in its gorgeous guestrooms and delightful restaurants."
Set in the heart of Chianti within a converted 11th-century monastery and its surrounding hamlet, this is as classically Tuscan as you can get. Within its walls, the monastery's chapel remains consecrated to this day, and Sunday mass is held every week. Even the addition of three pools, a fully equipped gym and a spa do little to dispel the magic of this resort.
The spell is maintained throughout. Each room and suite (there are 74) is furnished with all the traditional Tuscan trappings: terracotta floors, exposed wooden beams and delightfully distressed furniture. For those who truly want to get away from it all, the exclusive Villa Lavanda with its own private garden and authentically restored... Show more
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De Luxe Room
De Luxe rooms offer a relaxing stay. Furnishings and materials create a warm atmosphere with their simple Tuscan style. Many of the bathrooms feature separate bathtub and shower. Some rooms connect and a baby cot can be added. From the windows, beautiful views of the countryside and of the piazza. Amenities include complimentary Wi-Fi access, flat-screen TV and a mini-bar.
A magnificent apartment divided into bedroom and a large lounge. The most refined materials, textiles and details decorate every area with their rustic Tuscan charm. The bathroom has a separate shower and bathtub. The bedrooms may be adjoining or connecting. Some suites may accommodate up to four people (with sofa-bed). Like in a historic fresco, a magnificent view of the fields, vineyards and piazza di Castel Monastero can be enjoyed from the windows. The suites come with free Wi-Fi access, a flat-screen LCD television and a mini-bar.
A spacious room with bedroom and a lounge area. The rustic Tuscan style is in every detail, with the most refined materials. The bathroom has a separate shower and bathtub. Some bedrooms may be adjoining or connecting. Enchanting views of the countryside and the charming piazza can be admired from the windows. Facilities include complimentary Wi-Fi, a flat-screen TV and a mini-bar.
Junior Suite Piazza
A spacious room with bedroom and a lounge area. The fine Tuscan style is in every detail, with the most refined materials. The bathroom has a separate shower or bathtub. Some bedrooms may be adjoining or connecting. Enchanting views of the countryside can be admired from the windows with view on our iconic Piazza.
A haven of absolute Tuscan refinement and elegance, our Prestige rooms include a bedroom and small lounge area. Bathrooms are fitted with a separate bathtub and shower. Magnificent views of the fields and vineyards surrounding Castel Monastero, and of its medieval piazza. The bedrooms come with complimentary Wi-Fi, a flat-screen TV and mini-bar.
The suite is divided into bedroom and lounge. The elegance of the furnishings and materials highlights the history and taste of Tuscan tradition. Bathrooms may have a separate shower and bathtub. A view of the countryside surrounding the hotel and its ancient piazza completes these wonderful suites. Every room comes with complimentary Wi-Fi access, a flat-screen LCD TV and mini-bar.
The Superior room offers a spacious bedroom furnished in Tuscan country style. Historic materials and precious textiles create a warm, intimate atmosphere and the bathroom is fitted with bathtub and shower. Every room boasts a magnificent view of the piazza or the surrounding countryside and gardens. The bedrooms come with complimentary Wi-Fi, flat-screen LCD TV and mini-bar.
Three Bedroom Villa Lavanda
Located just outside Siena and a short distance from the stunning Castel Monastero resort, the magnificent 17th-century Villa Lavanda is surrounded by sweeping grounds and a thriving Chianti vineyard. The Villa has been painstakingly restored and retains all the typical features of Tuscan country architecture: from its elegant simplicity and harmonious proportions to the terracotta tiled floors and exposed wooden beams, and from the spacious rooms opening onto the gardens to the large patio where guests can immerse themselves in nature from dawn to dusk.
The 3-bedroom Villa Lavanda offers guests the exclusive services of Castel Monastero: two outstanding restaurants, “Contrada” and “La Cantina”. A wonderful Spa, with exclusive treatments as well as use of the hotel swimmingpools and tennis courts. Whenever they desire, guests at Villa Lavanda can count on all the services and hospitality of Castel Monastero’s staff.
Villa Lavanda is strategically located, enabling guests to discover the very finest Tuscan art, architecture and cuisineevery day at their own leisure. The Villa is just 1km from the Siena Bettolle motorway exit, 20km from Siena, 70km from Florence, 55km from Montepulciano and Lake Trasimeno and 45km from Arezzo.
With direct access from the garden, the ground floor offers a spacious, airy living area with large windows looking out onto the stunning vineyards.
The furnishings are a homage to the warmth of the Tuscan tradition, to the history of Castel Monastero, once the domain of the aristocratic Chigi Saracini family, and to cutting-edge technology.
Adjacent to the living area there is a kitchenette not suitable for cooking. Also on the ground floor is a spacious bedroom, decorated in truly romantic colours, materials and stunning fabrics.
Next to the bedroom there is an elegant bathroom, complete with bathtub and separate shower, double washbasin and black marble finishes.
An internal staircase, decorated with fine frescoes depicting the Chigi Saracini coat of arms, leads up to the first floor. This floor can also be accessed from its own private entrance via the garden and a second patio. Filled with natural light and colours, the second floor boasts two wonderful bedrooms.
They feature antique furniture, decorative frescoes and the very latest technology. The comfortable setting is completed with a handy closet and an elegant bathroom with double washbasin, bathtub and separate shower.
Two Bedroom Suite
Ideal for families, this Suite is composed by two connecting rooms in proper elegant Tuscan style and refined furnishings, sitting area and two bathrooms. One of the room may be arranged with twin beds. Possibility to add extra beds/baby crib. Wi-Fi, LCD TV, AC.