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The Hotel

Enriched by 5,000 years of history
One of the most storied Tuscany resorts, Belmond Castello di Casole is alive with history. The site is deeply rooted in its agricultural past stretching back to the Bronze Age; artefacts from Etruscan farmers have been found across the grounds and are now on display at the hotel. The castle itself dates back to the 10th century. Throughout the years it has hosted royalty, film stars and political luminaries. Today the buildings have been lovingly restored, cherishing the storied past while offering every modern indulgence.

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At a glance

ACCOMMODATION 39 rooms and suites

DINING Tuscan fine dining, traditional restaurant with Venetian and Tuscan dishes, lively lounge

FEATURES Pool, Essere Spa, vineyard and olive grove

ACTIVITIES Biking, horseback riding, golf, truffle hunting and more

EVENTS Indoor and outdoor venues including an ancient amphitheatre, wine cellar and chapel

LOCATION 67km from Florence Airport

Every step brings a new discovery

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Entrance

Come On In

Make your way past statuesque cypress trees to arrive at the entrance. You’ll find our team waiting here, ready with the warmest of welcomes.

Tosca Restaurant

Divine and Delicious

Sophisticated, yet relaxed, Tosca serves old-world favourites with a contemporary twist. Admire vibrant Italian textiles, sparkling Murano chandeliers and sumptuous fine-dining.

Cip's by Cipriani

A Slice of Venice

Tuck in to Venetian classics combined with traditional Tuscan specialities. The spirit of Venice thrives here, while views of the Tuscan hills delight.

Bar Visconti

Refreshingly Refined

Named after the illustrious Visconti family, the bar is an elegant space with delicate marble details, frescoed walls and your beverage of choice conjured in moments.

San Tommaso Chapel

Unforgettable Occasions

Our own little piece of heaven, San Tommaso Chapel is a stunning, fully restored venue-- perfect for intimate ceremonies of up to 30 guests.

Swimming Pool

The Edge of the World

Take a relaxing dip in our heated infinity pool and enjoy the surrounding vistas. Nearby, you’ll find the sauna and steam room for a little extra indulgence.

Amphitheatre

Your Stage is Set

The ancient Etruscan amphitheatre is one of the oldest structures on the estate. Host an open-air celebration here, surrounded by friends and loved ones.

Essere Spa

A Pampering Paradise

Our serene spa sits at the heart of our hilltop estate. Barrel-vaulted ceilings add a sense of drama while you enjoy a luscious treatment infused with local grapes and rosemary.

Limonaia Suites

Garden Grandeur

Once used to shelter lemon trees in the cooler months, these five exquisite suites are filled with natural light and feature a private garden terrace.

Oliveto Suites

Home Away From Home

These one-bedroom apartments feature an expansive outdoor terrace with incredible views. Indoors, you’ll find an elegant blend of rustic charm and contemporary flair.

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Tuscany

Different. Better. Special.

Staying with us turns a trip to Tuscany into an unforgettably unique escape. Here are just some of the features that make us stand out from the crowd.

Belmond Castello di Casole Restoration

The Restoration

Preserving the history of Belmond Castello di Casole has been a dream project for our architects and artisans. They have been careful to honour the natural wonders of the hotel and its rich Tuscan heritage.

The restoration used traditional methods and reclaimed materials, including wood beams, ceramic tile and terracotta found throughout the estate. Trace the centuries across the stones of our walled courtyard and hand-set loggia.

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Tuscany Game Reserve deer

Model Game Reserve

Belmond Castello di Casole is recognised by Provincia di Siena as a Model Game Reserve. This is a testament to the remarkable work of farmers who tend the land, and gamekeepers who lead seasonal hunting expeditions.

The Reserve is perfect for exploration. Lose yourself among the many scenic footpaths and spot the abundance of hare, pheasant and deer.

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Belmond Castello di Casole ‘C’ private-label signature wine

Vineyards & Groves

Meander through our vineyards and olive groves. Our estate boasts more than 25 acres of organic vineyards in 13 distinct plots, including Cabernet, Sangiovese, Merlot and Petit Verdot varietals. The grapes are used to produce our ‘C’ private-label signature wines.

Naturally, Tuscany is home to the world’s finest olive groves, and our 30 acres may be the finest of all. Harvested each fall, the olives produce a private-label extra virgin olive oil unlike any other. Making just 2,500 bottles annually, it’s used exclusively at the Belmond Castello di Casole estate with a dedicated allotment for owners and guests.

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Belmond Castello di Casole pool terrace

Pool Terrace

Whether you want to swim, soak or splash, the pool terrace is the perfect place to relax while taking in the beautiful sights of Tuscany. The heated pool is ideal for morning laps or an afternoon dip, while nearby saunas and steam rooms are ideal spots to unwind after.

Even for those keeping dry, the terrace is the perfect place to while away the hours. Gather with friends and family, or curl up with a book under the Tuscan sun.

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Fitness Centre

Fitness Centre

Keep fit and healthy during your dream Tuscan escape. The estate offers endless wellness opportunities, including beautiful walking trails, mountain and road bikes, and modern gym facilities.

There are steam rooms and pools, for a warm-up or cool-down, plus state-of-the-art exercise equipment from TechnoGym. Personal trainers can be arranged to help customise your workout, or join group classes in yoga, pilates and more.

Open daily, 6am to 10pm

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Boutique

The boutique at Belmond Castello di Casole offers some of the most unique shopping in Tuscany.

Find designer apparel, paintings and sculptures from acclaimed local artists, plus artisanal treasures from the finest Italian houses. You can also pick up our estate-grown and produced wine and olive oil, plus signature products from Essere Spa.

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Discover Tuscany

Journey between Belmond Villa San Michele in Florence and Belmond Castello di Casole for the ultimate Tuscan adventure.

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Belmond Villa San Michele

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4 nights: Tuscany

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