Castel Pietraio in Monteriggioni
Castel Pietraio, an important testimony of a Sienese defensive outpost, with its exposed stone walls and the fascinating tower that recalls its medieval past and the struggles between Siena and Florence, is surrounded by healthy boschi, oliveti e vineyards of the area of Chianti. The first settlement dates back to the XIth century, and in succession the inner court, the small church, the other buildings of the castle village.
For those who want to enjoy the thrill of living in an atmosphere of other times for one overnight stay or even a short one weekend, Castel Pietraio with its apartments e rooms elegantly furnished in style, but equipped with modern comforts such as telephone, television, minibar, air conditioning, hairdryer, bathrooms in Carrara marble, some with Jacuzzi, is proposed as an ideal destination, as well as a starting point for excursions in the neighbors Siena, Saint Gimignano, Volterra, Pienza and from others art City Tuscany.
Immersion in the past and in the lush surrounding nature, walks in the woods owned, on foot or with horses rented in the nearby riding school, the sun in the park, a swim in the pool, trekking in the woods, a simple barbecue or a guided tour they will complete a special stay.
Castel Pietraio is also an important winery where you can visit the cellars of production and taste and buy fine wines, grappa e oil.
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Price room: double € 120-155 per day - junior suite € 150-170 per day