Near the town of Gaiole in Chianti, about 1 hour and 20 minutes south of Florence, Tuscany
This amazing castle hotel is a former monastery and Medieval hamlet fully restored with garden and views over the entire valley is hotel with 37 rooms. The medieval structure boasts vaulted rooms, a beautiful cloister with courtyard and a really pretty old church attached to it. The hotel also has an indoors heated pool, tennis court, sauna and fitness center.
The wedding ceremony (blessing only) can be held in the garden or in the main courtyard or the Catholic ceremony in the attached church.
Receptions can be from 2 to a maximum of 70. The best place where to mingle after the ceremony for a cocktail with hors d’oeuvres is the south terrace and guests can move to the courtyard for the seated dinner. This is an ideal location for a wedding with maximum 100-110 guests.
There are also indoor spaces that can hold max 96 guests in three rooms.
There are 30 double rooms and 8 suites in the castle and sleeps 74 persons. All the rooms are very comfortable and spacious with splendid views over the valley or onto the romantic courtyard. The castle rents exclusively for a minimum of 2 nights for weddings that are larger than 38 guests.