4 Romantic Countryside Hotels in Tuscany
Visiting Tuscany is on everyone’s bucket list. And there is a good reason for that… Tuscany is heavenly and will never disappoint!
This region in central Italy is famous for its wine. But the area has a wealth of treasures - from Florence with its history and Renaissance art to the beautiful coast and the spectacular countryside. There is so much to explore in Tuscany.
In this Blog we are focusing on romantic hotels in the countryside. All these stunning properties have magnificent grounds, breathtaking views, luxurious spas, and gourmet dining.
Whether you are planning an anniversary trip or second honeymoon, the Tuscan countryside has one of the most romantic settings in the world.
This pristine area offers exquisite cuisine, delicious wines, and historic villages. Enjoy Tuscan experiences such as visiting wineries, taking a cooking class and exploring the charming villages and medieval towns. And staying at one of these 4 romantic hotels will make for the most memorable getaway…
Borgo Santo Pietro
Situated in the heart of the Tuscan countryside, this luxury 5 star hotel and spa offers a farm to table concept in its 300 acre estate. The pristine grounds of this 800 year old farmhouse hotel include gorgeous gardens, Mediterranean courtyards, and a weathered brick wine cellar. And each of the hotel’s 20 rooms have been individually decorated with antique pieces and frescoes (some have private pools!). Borgo Santo Pietro’s Michelin-starred restaurant allows you to enjoy the freshest ingredients from the onsite gardens.
From the minute you walk into this property you will feel like you’ve just stepped back in time. Located a short driving distance from Siena, Castel Monastero is located right in the center of the Chianti region in Tuscany. Almost 10 centuries of history await you at this beautifully restored medieval village and monastery. Each room is unique but all have been decorated with a rustic chic style. At the state-of-the-art spa you can relax and renew as you enjoy services from weight-loss, anti-age and detox programs to body treatments. The indoor spa water area features a Finnish sauna, Hammam and sensory showers with aroma therapies.
Castello del Nero
Nestled in the Tuscan hills, Castello del Nero is within an easy drive of Florence and Siena. This 12th century castle has a contemporary design layered with Renaissance frescoes. The very tempting spa is a sanctuary for therapeutic treatments including massages, yoga, pilates, and facials. The thermal suites offer revitalizing experiences and the relaxation area offers spectacular views across the Tuscan countryside. Immerse yourself in the Tuscan culture as you enjoy experiences from cooking classes, wine tastings and truffle hunting.
Toscana Resort Castelfalfi
Situated in the heart of Tuscany, Toscana Resort Castelfalfi is surrounded by vineyards, olive groves, lakes and a wildlife reserve. The resort’s 2700 acres once made up an ancient medieval village with over 1,000 years of history. This lovely village offers a hotel, apartments, several farmhouses, a 27-hole golf course, a wellness spa, and 3 restaurants specializing in gourmet Tuscan cuisine. Castelfalfi is a destination in itself and is located in close proximity to Florence and Siena.
I hope I have inspired you to consider the Tuscan countryside for your next romantic getaway. I would be honored to help you plan. Contact me to schedule your complimentary consultation.
Working with Distinct Vacations in reserving at any of our preferred properties, you may have access to flexible cancellation policies and special amenities (such as a spa credit, complimentary breakfast, and room upgrades).
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