Castello di Vicarello is an 11th century Italian castle perched high on a hill surrounded by verdant forests in Tuscany, in Northern Italy. This enchanting hotel combines rustic charm with modern luxury and features two pools, a restaurant and spa. It is located an hour and a half from Florence and Pisa.
Offering impeccable service and warm hospitality, this award-winning, luxury boutique hotel will appeal to couples and honeymooners seeking an intimate and unforgettable year-round escape, in a fairytale setting. Children over 12 are welcome.
Castello di Vicarello provides seven elegant and individually designed suites featuring original stone and brick walls, and an eclectic mix of antique and modern furniture with an oriental touch. Four suites overlook the castle courtyard while the other three are located in outbuildings in the delightful gardens. Some suites feature fireplaces. For those seeking the utmost luxury and privacy, Villa Chiesina is stunning. Spread across two floors, this sumptuous villa comes with Louis XIV-style beds and antique Persian rugs, a lavish bathroom and a huge terrace with spectacular views.
Enjoy a creative menu of authentic Tuscan cuisine served in the castle kitchen as you sip a robust red straight from the castle’s own vineyard. Meals are prepared using herbs and vegetables from the garden. Castello di Vicarello also produces one of Tuscany’s most sought-after extra-virgin olive oils.
Spend the day exploring the Tuscan countryside and visiting nearby vineyards. Return to the hotel after a long day and relax in the sauna and steam bath; be pampered with a blissful massage; or enjoy a glass of Bollicine in the outdoor Jacuzzi as you watch the magnificent sunset. Yoga and cooking classes are on offer.
Castello di Vicarello Information
- Location: An hour and a half from Florence and Pisa.
- Accommodation: 7 suites.
- Activities: Explore Tuscany, visit vineyards, enjoy the spa.
- Facilities: 2 pools, resturant, spa, jacuzzi.
- Weather: The climate in Tuscany is generally very mild. The warmest months are July and August, while June and September offer both nice warm weather.
- Children: Welcome, must be over the age of 12.
- Price Guide: From USD 627 per night for two people.