About the property
- Castle1259 sq. ft.
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay1 - 7 nights
Badia a Coltibuono is the first wine resort in Chianti, opening it's doors to travellers and visitors who want to share a truly unique experience. Here it is possible to encounter the magic of a venue, to observe the slow yet intense rhythm of a 1000 year old abbey and farm and to sleep in history. Guests can rest and relax in the magnificent italian style garden or, during the summer months, around the large open-air swimming pool. At 650 metres above sea level summers are temeprate and the villa naturally cool in the evenings. 800 hectares of forests, crisscrossed with walking or mountain biking paths provide for a pristine natural backdrop.
Badia a Coltibuono features 5 apartments: Granary; Magnolia; Foresteria; Chiostro and Fattore.
Badia a Coltibuono features also 8 double guest bedrooms all with ensuite bathroom: 3 of these are more spacious with views spanning the Valdarno valley, 4 rooms with views over the magnificent renaissance gardens and 1 with views on the countryard.
Each room has it's own unique charm, in décor and style reflecting the elegance of the surroundings.
At guests' disposal:
Swimmingpool 6 x 15 meters, depth 1.20 to 1.80 meter.
Situated in the original but refurbished stables, and with elegant contemporary flair, the restaurant's atmosphere is warm and welcoming, while the surrounding garden enhances the overall mood with a touch of romance.
During the hotter months meals are served outdoors under a bower of climbing roses and wisteria. Here the gourmet can savour the true aroma and flavour of the Chianti region.
Guided tours of the abbey.
Wine, olive oil, honey tastings.
All rooms feature: Fan, Heating, Mosquito Net, Bath or Shower, Toiletries, Hairdryer, Tea/Coffee Maker with Coffee and a Tea selection
Upper floors accessible by stairs only
The room rates are per two persons, per night and include a rich buffet breakfast (which includes home made cakes and “schiacciata” a kind of flat bread with olive oil), use of the pool (May-October) and pool towels, internet point at the honesty bar and wi fi in the common areas, guided tour of the Abbey, 10% discount at our restaurant, 5% discount at the “Bottega” (direct sales of our products). The city tax of 1,50€ per person per night (for the first 7 nights of staying) is NOT included in the rates.
The apartment rates include: kitchen, bed and bath linen (weekly rentals: mid week bath linen change), final cleaning, all utilities (electricity, water, gas, heating), use of the pool (May-October) and pool towels, internet point at the honesty bar and wi fi in the common areas, guided tour of the Abbey, the basic ingredients to cook (olive oil, salt , sugar ecc.), 10% discount at our restaurant, 5% discount at the “Bottega di Coltibuono”. Breakfast is NOT included,
Gaiole km 7
Montevarchi km 20
Cavriglia km 10
Siena km 50
Firenze km 60
The nearest train station is Montevarchi, 18 kms far from here.
To reach us from there, you have to use a taxi service.
We do have a free parking on site
===== ACCOMMODATION DESCRIPTION =====
Accommodation Chiostro on the first floor ( 171 sqm)
The apartment Chiostro is composed by 1 double bedroom with private bathroom with shower and bathtube, other 2 double bedrooms and 1 single bedroom , sharing the bathroom with shower, a very spacious living room with fireplace, the kitchen with large dining area.
Owner / Property Manager
- Response time:
- within one hour
- english, french, german, spanish, italian, dutch, danish
- Calendar last updated:
- Apr 23, 2018
Pool / Spa
Check-in: 2:00 PM
Check-out: 8:00 AM
Review for stay from 21 July 2016 to 24 July 2016
Fantastic staff. BUT WI-FI was not working. Awesome location.
Review for stay from 12 July 2014 to 19 July 2014
a wonderful place with very helpful staff. well located. the only issue we had was the apartments have no terrace or place to easily sit outside. You have to leave the apartment and go down to the garden. Not a major issue but something to be aware of.
Additional information about rental rates
Arrival between 14:00 and 18:00 Departure between 08:00 and 10:00 Pool open from 1 May to 31 October Included in the rental price: Bed Linen and Towels (initial set) Final Cleaning Electricity Heating Internet Wifi Babycot (on request) Pets (on request) Not included in the rental price and to be paid on the spot: Tourist tax (mandatory): 1.50€ per person per day On request - Not included in the rental price and to be paid on the spot: Extra Bed: 50.00€ per day Breakfast: 6.50€ per child per day Breakfast: 13.00€ per person per day