Why so chic?

Why travel experts chose this hotel
  • a very private and beautiful hideaway in the Tuscan hills

Chic Treats

Only when you book with Chic

Room upgrade

Early check-in/out

Bottleof Spumante & complimentary brunch

  • Overview

    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.

  • Facilities

    air conditioning

    car parking


    home cinema


    swimming pool


  • Location

    Località Sant’Ansano 14, Torrita di Siena, Siena, Italy

    Nearest airport

    BY PLANE: Florence Airport 120 km Pisa Airport 190 Km Perugia Airport 80 Km Ciampino Airport (Rome) 192 Km Fiumicino Airport (Rome) 200 Km

  • Rooms
    Need help? Speak to our Reservations Team on +44 203 397 0085 or email us
    Opening Hours 08.00 - 18.00 Monday - Friday (UK time)

    The 4 spacious suites at San Sanino are rich in colour and attention to detail and all of them feature a king-size bed. Bang & Olufsen TVs, safes minibar, air-conditioning, wireless system airplay and complimentary WiFi are standard in each suite meeting the demands of the fussiest traveller. The en-suite bathrooms are large, with colour therapy Jacuzzi baths, showers and products from Ortigia.  The Dove Suite is perhaps the most feminine and romantic decorated in a soft pink whilst The Hawk Suite is the largest and features a bathroom that is on two levels with its own fireplace, a glass and travertine shower and large Jacuzzi which overlooks vineyards and fields.

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  • Conditions
    Cancellation policy

    • 15 days prior to arrival no charge
    • Less than 15 days and early departures the total amount of the booking will be charged.



Each hotel selected for its unique charm by Lulu the founder.


Special benefits only guests booking through Chic Retreats obtain.


If you find your stay cheaper elsewhere we will give you £50 towards your next stay with us.

Need help? Speak to our Reservations Team on +44 203 397 0085 or email us
Opening Hours 08.00 - 18.00 Monday - Friday (UK time)



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Need help? Speak to our Reservations Team on +44 203 397 0085 or email us
Opening Hours 08.00 - 18.00 Monday - Friday (UK time)