Relais San Sanino is a beautiful Tuscan stone villa that has been lovingly restored into a romantic boutique hotel hidden amidst the hills and valleys near Montefollonico, Tuscany. The 4 exclusive suites at Relais San Sanino can be found in the old barn and annexes making it a very private Chic Retreat and the property is surrounded by terraced gardens filled with an abundance of flowers and plants.
Relais San Sanino has a large salt water infinity pool which is nestled amongst the olive groves overlooking the Ciliano Valley with views of Montefollonico. Enjoy the surrounding wildlife, deer and birdsong and soak up the magical smells and colours that bring the Tuscan countryside to life. There are some fantasit walks around the estate and surrounding countryside. There are many wonderful villages and towns nearby including Montepulciano, Arezzo (fantastic antiques and shopping), Pienza (wonderful for Pecorino cheese), not forgetting Siena and it's magical square 'Il Campo'. There is no spa at Relais San Sanino but you can enjoy wonderful massages in your room with the very precious oils from the Officina Profumo - Farmaceutica di Santa Maria Novella di Firenze.
The Lemon House (Limonaia) is where guests can enjoy a lovingly prepared breakfast with local meats and cheese, homemade jams, eggs, yoghurts and fruits, not forgetting the espressi and capuccini!
The dishes for lunch and dinner are simple, full of flavour and are made from local produce including homemade pasta, Chianina beef, Cinta Senese and Grigio del Casentino pork as well as cheeses from the Val d'Orcia and vegetables from the kitchen garden. The fish dishes are prepared with fish from the Mediterranean only. Wine lovers won't be disappointed with the wine list as it features the best that Tuscany has to offer including Brunello di Montalcino, Chianti Classico, Nobile di Montepulciano and Bolgheri Sassicaia.