Is this Tuscany’s most idyllic stay?

Welcome to Castiglion del Bosco, which may just be the most idyllic stay in Tuscany yet.


While this postcard-perfect landscape looks like a scene from a romantic Hollywood film set, it can actually be found in Tuscany, just 104 kilometres south of Florence.

Set on 1700 hectares in the UNESCO-protected Val d’Orcia region, Castiglion del Bosco is one of Tuscany’s oldest and most luxurious estates.

The property has its own chapel with 14th-century frescoes, two exceptional restaurants, a cookery school, a holistic spa, tennis courts, private golf course, even a winery! But we think its most compelling feature is the heated infinity pool set atop a hill blossoming with lavender and bluebells.

There’s a selection of suites and villas, all of which are spaciously designed and feature interiors with warm hues to complement the Tuscan countryside.

Some rooms also feature private terraces overlooking the scenic rolling hillside; bellissimo!

From $665 per night including breakfast;


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This article appeared in issue 11


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