Listed in ITALY
- della Badia di Sant'Antimo, 53024 Montalcino SI, Italy
Set on a hill overlooking Val d’Orcia, Castello Di Velona is a restored 10th-century castle and fortress. It has been beautifully restored and is now home to a magnificent hotel, winery, and thermal SPA. The lofty location in this UNESCO designated site is ideal for guests to enjoy the best of Tuscany’s food, wine and wonderful countryside views.
Castelo di Velona offers both luxury rooms and suites on multiple levels, in two unique wings of the hotel. All guest rooms and suites are enhanced with individually selected decor, each complimenting its location in the resort. The rooms and suites are divided between the historic castle, and the SPA wing. All the rooms and suites, in both wings, face the breathtaking landscape of the Val d’Orcia and the surrounding vineyards
The style of the “Castle” rooms is warm and embracing with oak-beamed, vaulted roofs, cotto floors and fireplaces, antique furniture and rich hues.
The newer SPA rooms and suites are characterized by a linear and contemporary design, travertine and corian. Enjoy oversized bathrooms with mineral water tubs and outdoor patios.
Castello Di Velona sits on top of mineral hot springs discovered during the renovation of the Castle, from which the new SPA was created. The mineral water is both the basis of the array of spa and wellness treatments available, but it also piped into the spa guest room soaking tubs. True spa enthusiasts will want to book a Spa Suites, featuring an individual treatment room with separate entrance.
The SPA features 2 outdoor and 2 indoor pools (with Jacuzzi), all featuring the mineral water from the underground hot springs of the property, plus 5 individual and 1 couples treatment room, a steam bath and sauna, and experience showers. The treatments menu is varied, and includes facial skin care, massages, body scrubs and many other enhancements using natural products.
Wine and Dine
Guests at the Castello di Velona enjoy regional food and wine, from casual to elegant. Dine at the pool bar with savory snacks and cooling cocktails, or have lunch on the panoramic terrace overlooking the west side of Val d’Orcia, or enjoy candlelight dinner in the elegant dining room, or dine under the crystal canopy of the cloister.
Brunello di Montalcino is produced from our own 32 hectare-winery, also well known also for its exquisite “prima spremitura” olive oil (olives are handpicked and pressed in carefully selected traditional methods the day of the first cold pressing).
Castello di Velona is also an exclusive destination for weddings, honeymoons and anniversaries, in the middle of the striking Tuscan countryside. Exclusive and private meetings, seminars and conferences, all set in an elegant and refined location featuring wide outdoor areas, a unique Spa and a modern meeting room which can welcome up to 70 delegates, sets the perfect stage for successful events from 20 up to 120 guests.
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