If you have ever had a hankering to stay in a historic Castle in Tuscany amidst vineyards and Chianti towns, this fits the bill. Owned by a Florentine family, this castle estate is well located for day trips throughout the region. There is a restaurant onsite open six days a week and a lovely garden and pool area. The castle has been divided into several apartments. In addition, there is a farmhouse and other units on the estate that share the castle grounds and pool.
This large castle estate has an English garden, vineyards, olive trees, lemon trees, plants, and flowers. Beside the castle there is a farmhouse and other units that share the grounds, a reception area (open 8:30 am to 12:30 pm and 2:30 pm to 6:30 pm) and restaurant (open every night but Wednesdays from April to October). There is a shared swimming pool (12m x 6m) surrounded by a sun deck with sun loungers. The pool is open from early April to the end of October. Parking is available within the property grounds.
This apartment is located within the 12th century castle. There are a total of 33 apartments in the castle.
First Floor: This is a beautiful apartment situated in the oldest part of the castle with all its original features preserved. There is a large and bright living room with a kitchen corner and dining area as well as a separate reading room. Two double bedrooms each have queen size canopy beds (160 cm), and a third double bedroom has a narrow French bed (150 cm). There are two bathrooms, one with a shower and the other with a tub. All of the windows of this apartment offer nice views over the Italian garden and over the courtyards of the castle.
Extra Services: The following are listed as an aid for trip planning; the services and prices are approximate and cannot be guaranteed by Rentvillas. All extra services are payable locally in cash.
Housekeeping: 12 Euros per hour
Extra Bed: 77 Euros per person, per week
Portable Baby Crib: 50 Euros per child, per week
Washing Machine: 3 Euros per load
Il Castello is composed of 33 different apartments:
Il Castello 1b,
Il Castello 2,
Il Castello 3,
Il Castello 4,
Il Castello 5,
Il Castello 7,
Il Castello 8,
Il Castello 9,
Il Castello 10,
Il Castello 11,
Il Castello 12,
Il Castello 13,
Il Castello 14,
Il Castello 18,
Il Castello 19 B,
Il Castello 21,
Il Castello 23,
Il Castello 25,
Il Castello 27,
Il Castello 28,
Il Castello 29,
Il Castello 30,
Il Castello 31,
Il Castello 32,
Il Castello 33,
Il Castello 34,
Il Castello 35,
Il Castello 36,
Il Castello Cappella,
Il Castello Cupola,
Il Castello Freschi, and
Il Castello Grotta.
All of these apartments can be rented together under the name
to accommodate up to 120 people.
Rentals in July and August must have arrivals and departures on Saturdays. For other months of the year arrivals can be any day.
There is a restaurant on site which offers traditional dishes of the Chianti region. It is open every night, excluding Wednesdays, from April until October.
Free WiFi is available in a large room in front of the Reception Office.
The pool is open from the beginning of April until the end of October.