Castiglion del Bosco is a luxury resort located in the Tuscan countryside, not far from Montalcino. This magnificent property, producer of the famous Brunello di Montalcino, offers its guests the opportunity to enjoy one of the most beautiful corners of the region, staying in spacious rooms housed in the village dating back to the twelfth century. Private heated swimming pool, two Tuscan restaurants, a well-equipped fitness center with spa and an academy of cuisine are just some of the characteristics that make the Castiglio del Bosco one of the excellences of Tuscany.
Castiglion del Bosco History
In the spectacular scenery of the Val d'Orcia Natural Park, Castiglion del Bosco extends over a large area on which several independent farmhouses are scattered, serving as accommodation for guests. At the center of the complex the ancient village, restored to the ancient splendor by Massimo Ferragamo, hosting a winery complete with wine cellar produced in the estate itself.
The Borgo consists of 10 buildings housing a total of 23 suites, 9 villas, the ancient stables, the rectory and the medieval church of San Michele Arcangelo. Finally, there are an inn, a bar, a restaurant, a fitness center, a spa and a traditional shop.
The rooms of the village are characterized by rooms devoted to relaxation and tranquility: available in different types, each offers a double bed, a comfortable and spacious bathroom, TV, Wi-Fi, iPod station and a free minibar with snacks and biscuits homemade. The furnishings are of great style, with fine fabrics, terracotta floors and warm and welcoming tones offering an atmosphere of times gone by. All the rooms offer an incomparable view of the Tuscan countryside, with the free look of space on the vineyards, olive groves and woods that frame the hills.
The Spa of Castiglion del Bosco, located in the heart of the village where once stood the old cellar, is a haven where reconcile mind and body, immersed in an oasis of relaxation. The Spa offers exclusive therapies with organic products developed in the estate itself and treatments studied in the La Prairie laboratories. Then available a sauna, a Turkish bath, a gym with the latest Technogym equipment, or the possibility to start the day with a yoga and pilates instructor. In the 2000 hectares of the estate there is no lack of opportunities to regenerate with walks on the various trails, or on mountain bike tracks designed for different degrees of difficulty.
The golf lovers then have the great opportunity to combine a stay with the practice of their favorite sport in the 18-hole course designed by the legendary Tom Weiskopf. There are also 13 training fields, a putting and a chipping gree. Remaining in the field of sports there are a tennis court, one for football and one for bowls.
The restaurant "Campo del Drago" is characterized by its refined atmosphere and its most elegant room where you can taste dinners in the most typical recipes of Tuscan gastronomy, combined with Castiglion del Bosco wines and a selection of the best local labels. Italian and international.
Next to the restaurant we find "l'Osteria La Canonica", a more rustic space with a more informal atmosphere, where you can discover traditional flavors, a laboratory of food culture where the highly selected raw materials are combined with the tasty simplicity of the past .