Castello Banfi il Borgo

FROM
€430
NIGHT

Castello Banfi - Il Borgo is a luxury boutique hotel on the Mariani family's award-winning vineyard and winery near Montalcino in the Brunello region of Tuscany. Set on a 7,100 acre estate, the former workers' quarters attached to the castle have been stylishly decorated with classic Tuscan furniture, fabrics and finery, wonderfully-appointed against the original features of terracotta floors, arches and wood-beamed ceilings. Outside, Guests can enjoy a glass of Banfi's finest wine by the outdoor heated pool, overlooking the vineyards and for dinner, visit the estates restaurants, La Taverna, open for lunch, located in the vaulted cellars which serves delicious traditional Tuscan dishes alongside, of course, a superb wine list and Sala dei Grappoli, open for dinner, elegant and refined atmosphere, located in the shadow of the historical Castello Banfi, serving Tuscan dishes, presented with a modern touch and accompanied by outstanding Banfi wines.

In addition, wines and regional produce can be enjoyed in the on-site Enoteca-Wine Bar.

To further indulge, take a luxurious massage or visit one of the nearby luxury spas. The historical castle itself hosts a museum and there are plenty of historical and cultural sites in the nearby area for those who want to learn more about this fertile region. The expert concierge can arrange anything, from visits to local towns and vineyards to cycling, shopping trips and cookery classes, great for a romantic weekend or a family tour of Tuscany.

Activities

Tuscany is famous for its food and wine, and guests can enjoy cookery classes and wine-tastings to further discover the flavours of the region. Visit the surrounding vineyards by bike or on a wine tour, and enjoy a trip around Banfi's own cellars and vineyard which produces some of the Italy's finest wines, while the castle's museum of wine and glass explores the history of this superb estate. Further afield, the concierge can arrange excursions to other vineyards and wineries, as well as tours of the nearby hill-top towns, shopping trips, limousine and other rental services, or for real car enthusiasts, Ferrari rentals. Golf enthusiasts can have a tailor-made golf itinerary drawn up, to make sure they get the most out of the regions' courses, with the nearest just over an hour's drive away. Castello Banfi il Borgo also has a small fitness area with Technogym equipment. Whatever you want to do in Tuscany, the friendly staff are here to help, while for those who want to simply lie back and relax, spend the day by the outdoor heated pool with a good book, before an in-room massage or spa treatment or a visit to one of the wonderful local spas and therapeutic baths.

Dining

La Taverna Banfi: open for lunch. Tuscan informal restaurant, located under the vaulted ceiling of the ancient Castello wine cellars where the large casks used for the ageing of Brunello di Montalcino were stored.

Sala dei Grappoli: open for dinner. Located in the shadow of the historical Castello Banfi, a "Sala dei Grappoli" welcomes you in an elegant and refined atmosphere. In the summer, weather permitting, dinner is served al fresco on the terrace from which the spellbinding sight of the lights of the historical Castello Banfi can be enjoyed. A seasonal menu allows you to select among traditional Tuscan dishes, presented with a modern touch and accompanied by outstanding Banfi wines.

The Enoteca-Wine Bar serves wines from the estate with an optional plate of regional bread, cheese and salami. You can also buy a selection of locally-produced pastas, olive oils and balsamic vinegar (as well as ceramics, wools, soaps, wine glasses and books) from this shop-style bar.

The basics:
14 rooms
Good for:
wine lovers, great food, Italian hospitality at its best
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RATES TABLE


Room type Sep 2016 Oct 2016 Nov 2016 Dec 2016 Jan 2017 Feb 2017 Mar 2017 Apr 2017 May 2017 Jun 2017 Jul 2017 Aug 2017 Sep 2017
Double Room Classic €690 €690 €430 - - - - - - - - - -
weekends rate €690 €690 €430 - - - - - - - - - -
Double Room Riserva €830 €830 €490 - - - - - - - - - -
weekends rate €830 €830 €490 - - - - - - - - - -
Junior Suite €890 €890 €560 - - - - - - - - - -
weekends rate €890 €890 €560 - - - - - - - - - -
Suite Classic €950 €950 €630 - - - - - - - - - -
weekends rate €950 €950 €630 - - - - - - - - - -
Suite Riserva €1100 €1100 €700 - - - - - - - - - -
weekends rate €1100 €1100 €700 - - - - - - - - - -
Suite Poggio all'Oro €1250 €1250 €760 - - - - - - - - - -
weekends rate €1250 €1250 €760 - - - - - - - - - -
Please note: rates indicate FROM price for the given period and may differ for higher number of visitors. Rates currency is EUR.

Rates are per night, per room, based on 2 guests sharing. 10% Vat not included. Children are complimentary up to 12 years, sharing the room with two adults. 3rd beds can be provided in Double Room Riserva Junior Suites and all Suites at nightly Euro 100,00 + 10% Vat. Credit card information for deposit payment is kindly required to confirm booking.

All stays include:

  • Buffet breakfast
  • Welcome drink upon arrival
  • Free parking
  • Complimentary soft drink minibar
  • Nespresso Coffee Machine 
  • Pay per view TV
  • Wine tasting of three wines
  • 15% discount is given to all hotel guests for wine purchases at our Enoteca.
  • Complimentary WiFi

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MEMBERS BENEFITS

  • A welcome drink & room upgrade (subject to availability).
  • Complimentary selection of cold cuts and cheeses paired with 2 Banfi wines and a farewell gift of a Bottle of Banfi extra virgin olive oil. 

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