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Castel Monastero

Tuscany, Castelnuovo Berardenga

A stunning 11th century hotel, Castel Monastero is set just four miles from the quintessential Italian town of Castelnuovo Berardenga. The Castel is a combination of beautiful hotel gardens and traditional Tuscan houses scattered around the piazza, all surrounded by the scenic countryside. Within the buildings are exquisitely well-furnished rooms, with frescoed walls and large elegant bathrooms in every guest room. The ‘Contrada’ is the hotel’s flagship restaurant which is supervised by Gordon Ramsey from time to time. In addition, ‘La Catina’ can be found in a 13th century wine cellar, serving the best of Tuscan specialties There are three swimming pools, a tennis court and bicycles for hire, as well as 16 acres of grounds to explore, making the Castel Monastero perfect for a relaxing holiday in Tuscany.

Hotel child prices apply to ages 3-11 years.
The hotel has 74 rooms.
 

Added value

Early booking discount

Save up to 15% on the hotel price for holidays between 24 March - 26 November 2018 when booked at least 60 days in advance.

Free night offer

Stay 7 nights and pay for 5 nights for holidays between 24 March - 28 June 2018, 05 July - 11 August 2018 and 17 August - 26 November 2018.

Stay 4 nights and pay for 3 nights for holidays between 24 March - 31 May 2018, 05 July - 11 August 2018, 17 - 31 August 2018 and 01 October - 26 November 2018.

Stay 3 nights and pay for 2 nights for holidays between 24 March - 01 April 2018 and 10 - 25 November 2018.

Family offer

One child stays free (3-11 years) when sharing a parent's room for holidays between 24 March - 26 November 2018 when staying in a Prestige Double, Junior Suite, Junior Suite Piazza or an Executive Suite 1 King Bed.

Dinner offer

Guests receive a complimentary 3 course dinner at Contrada restaurant (excluding drinks) for holidays between 24 March - 26 November 2018 when staying a minimum of 4 nights in a Junior Suite, Junior Suite Piazza or an Executive Suite 1 King Bed.

Honeymoon & Anniversary offer

Guests celebrating their honeymoon or anniversary receive a bottle of sparkling wine and flowers in thier room on arrival for holidays between 24 March - 26 November 2018.

Please note that not all offers are combinable.

 

Facilities

Bars and Restaurants

Contrada


Facing the piazza, this authentic Italian gourmet restaurant is overseen by celebrity chef Gordon Ramsey, serving traditional local recipes with a modern twist.

 
Open for breakfast & dinner (Tue - Sat)

La Cantina


Located in a medieval wine cellar, La Cantina is the perfect place for a quick lunch or laid back dinner. 

Open for lunch & dinner

Beach and Pools

Swimming pools

The hotel features three swimming pools.

Spa and Wellness

Spa

Relax at the wonderful spa, offering slimming, detox and anti-aging treatments. There is also a fully equipped fitness centre offering personal trainer and yoga sessions.

Activities and Entertainment

Activities

Choose from a number of activities during your stay, including guided tours of the surrounding countryside, golf, tennis, cooking courses, truffle hunting, wine tasting, hot air balloon trips and more.

About the Location
Castelnuovo Berardenga is a town and comune that settles among the Chianti vineyards just east of Siena.

The main town is a 16th-century settlement dressed in sunset shades. Expect amber hotels, blush-pink houses and a golden church, all topped off with typically Tuscan terracotta roofs. The restaurants are Tuscan down to their bones, too. Homely trattorie, a pizzeria-topped square and wine bars pouring local Chianti are all for the taking.

Castelnuovo Berardenga marks the very southern edge of the Chianti region. From here, the award-winning wineries of Montepulciano and Arrezzo are also in easy driving distance. Siena – a medieval work of art – is just a half-hour drive over the horizon, too. Prefer two wheels? The restful rural tracks leading out of Castelnuovo Berardenga are made for cycling. Hire a bike and trace the backroads to the ancient neighbouring hamlet of Pacina. 
Transfer time

2 hours from Pisa airport

Car hire is recommended for this hotel.

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bhanna23, Houston, Texas
Tripadvisor review Oct 25 2017
Previously a monastery in the 11th Century, this is now a beautiful resort with a spa, three temperature controlled pools and two fabulous restaurants. The staff is great and very attentive! The...
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E4325, Austin, Texas
Tripadvisor review Oct 19 2017
My boyfriend and I stayed at Castel Monastero for 4 nights in early October. Upon arrival I was impressed with the serene property grounds. Our room was large, very clean and equipped with new linens...
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