The Castle of Roncade
The Castle of Roncade, rebuilt in the 1508, is one of the rare pre-Palladian villas surrounded by medieval walls. It is located in the center of the town of Roncade, in the Venetian countryside between Treviso and Venice.
A majestic Renaissance complex inhabited for four centuries by the Giustiniani family, whose illustrious members have tied it together with the history of the Most Serene Republic of Venice.
La Ciani Bassetti family, of ancient agricultural traditions, it took over the property at the beginning of the twentieth century, with the renovation of the Castle and the replanting of the vineyards.
In recent years, production has continued to grow, property counts 110 hectares of vineyards, a modern wine cellar for the vinification located in Mogliano Veneto and the original barrel cellar for aging the finest wines.
Today the Castello di Roncade offers its guests the possibility of stay in the luxurious suites of the villa and in the apartments located in the towers. A'high level hospitality a few kilometers from the most interesting tourist centers of the Veneto region and from the airports of Treviso and Venice.
They are organized guided tours of the villa, the private chapel and the barrel cellar as well guided tastings to offer visitors the chance to taste the wines of the Castle and learn about the history that has linked this villa to the area for years. Collaboration with agencies also allows you to organize customized packages for individuals and groups, as well as a weekend visit by reservation. The Castle also offers the possibility of organizing private and corporate events in the event rooms of the barchessa.
One hundred and ten hectares of vines, with a terroir characterized by a microclimate with low rainfall and a layer of "caranto" a few centimeters deep, allow the production of quality wines: fragrant white wines and full-bodied red wines that have been able to stand out, winning important awards in wine guides and competitions.
UNESCO sites nearby
City of Venice and the Lagoon - 25 km
Botanical garden of Padua - 50 km
City of Vicenza and Palladian villas - 80 km
Basilica of Aquileia - 90 km
City of Verona - 110 km
Dolomiti - 120 km
Venetian defense works between the 16th and 17th centuries: State from Earth - State from the western sea:
site of the fortress city of Palmanova - 80 km
site of the fortified city of Peschiera del Garda - 140 km