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Castel Monastero


Castel Monastero

Monastero D'Ombrone, Castelnuovo Berardenga, SI, Italy


Insider Tip

The hotel offers cooking courses created by celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay and the hotel’s resident head chef. Guests learn how to prepare traditional Tuscan dishes as well as signature dishes from Contrada restaurant. Short classes and master classes are available and include lunch or dinner in the restaurant (surcharge).


Near Siena
Located in Tuscany’s scenic Ombrone Valley, this hotel is set in a small medieval village, 23 km (14 mi) from Siena and 90 km (56 mi) from Florence.
Wireless Internet
76 individually decorated guestrooms and suites include complimentary wireless Internet access, LCD TVs with premium channels, and minibars.
Pools, health club
Castel Monastero features 3 outdoor swimming pools, 2 indoor swimming pools, a full-service spa, a health club, tennis court, and 2 restaurants.
Property Location With a stay at Castel Monastero in Castelnuovo Berardenga, you'll be 3.1 mi (5 km) from Villa a Sesta Polo Club and 12.7 mi (20.4 km) from Crete Senesi. This luxury hotel is 13.3 mi (21.4 km) from Castle of Brolio and 15.7 mi (25.3 km) from Virgin Mary with Child.
Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 74 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring iPod docking stations and minibars. 32-inch LCD televisions with digital programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless internet access keeps you connected. Bathrooms feature bathtubs or showers, designer toiletries, and bidets. Conveniences include laptop-compatible safes and desks, and housekeeping is provided daily.
Amenities Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, which include 2 indoor swimming pools, an outdoor tennis court, and a sauna. Additional amenities at this Beaux Arts hotel include complimentary wireless internet access, concierge services, and babysitting (surcharge).
Dining Grab a bite at La Cantina - Closed 2022, one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast is served daily from 7:30 AM to 10:30 AM.
Business, Other Amenities Featured amenities include limo/town car service, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Planning an event in Castelnuovo Berardenga? This hotel has 2400 square feet (223 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and meeting rooms. Guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle for a surcharge, and free valet parking is available onsite.

What to expect:

This luxury Tuscany hotel is set in a small medieval village that was once home to the noble Chigi Saracini family of Siena. The hotel occupies 13 original structures dating back to the 11th century. Rustic yet refined, Castel Monastero attracts food, wine, and spa enthusiasts as well as couples and families seeking a relaxed Italy vacation.


FLR - Florence Peretola Airport

Room Info

Room Overview

Castel Monastero offers 76 guestrooms and suites, all of which feature views of the Tuscan countryside, the courtyard, or the gardens. Individually decorated in an elegant yet rustic style, accommodations are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access, LCD TVs with premium channels, and MP3 player docking stations. Other amenities at this Italy hotel include minibars, in-room safes, and complimentary designer toiletries.



  • Shared accommodations
  • Heating
  • Television
  • Smoking and Non-Smoking
  • Digital TV service
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Minibar
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Individually decorated
  • Free WiFi
  • Individually furnished
  • HDTV
  • Bidet
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Desk
  • Designer toiletries
  • iPod docking station
  • Towels provided
  • Premium TV channels
  • Bedsheets provided
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • TV size measurement: inch
  • Slippers
  • In-room massage available
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • TV size: 32
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Pay movies
  • Separate sitting area
  • LCD TV
  • Free bottled water
  • Free newspaper
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • No rollaway/extra beds
  • Non-Smoking
  • Electric kettle
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Espresso maker
  • Private bathroom
  • Yard

Property Amenities

Castel Monastero is located in Tuscany’s Ombrone Valley amid Chianti vines, corn fields, chestnut forests, and rows of cypress trees. The on-site spa and wellness center offers a range of massages, facials, body therapies, and beauty services (surcharge). Recreational facilities include three outdoor pools, two indoor pools, a tennis court, and a health club with a sauna and steam room. Two restaurants are on site, and room service is available.

Business-related amenities include meeting and conference rooms, exhibit space, and event catering. Additional amenities at this Europe hotel include a concierge desk, a 24-hour front desk, and babysitting/childcare. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

The amenities listed below are available on site; fees may apply:

  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Golf clubs (equipment)
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Conference space size (meters) - 223
  • Limo or town car service available
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of bars/lounges - 1
  • Number of indoor pools - 2
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 1
  • Free breakfast
  • Multilingual staff
  • Daily
  • Turkish bath/Hammam
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fitness facilities
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Meeting rooms
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Garden
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Wedding services
  • Full-service spa
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Wheelchair accessible – no
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Spa services on site
  • Golfing nearby
  • Smoke-free property
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Sauna
  • Children's pool
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Steam room
  • Free self parking
  • Conference space
  • Free valet parking
  • Tennis on site
  • Conference space size (feet) - 2400
  • Concierge services
  • Year Built - 1100
  • Number of buildings/towers - 12
  • Total number of rooms - 74
  • Number of floors - 2


Fine-dining restaurant serving traditional Tuscan cuisine with a contemporary twist. Menu, created by celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay, highlights local produce. Features two lounges; also offers private dining.
La Cantina
Casual restaurant located in a medieval wine cellar with high vaulted ceilings and stone walls. Serves Tuscan cuisine. Features an extensive wine list. Open for lunch and dinner.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Villa a Sesta Polo Club - 5 km / 3.1 mi
Piazza Marconi - 8.6 km / 5.4 mi
Vittorio Alfieri Theater - 8.9 km / 5.5 mi
Felsina - 9.5 km / 5.9 mi
Terme Antica Querciolaia - 10.3 km / 6.4 mi
Saltalbero Adventure Park - 10.7 km / 6.7 mi
Pieve Romanica di San Vittore Church - 11.3 km / 7 mi
Siena Circuit - 11.9 km / 7.4 mi
San Giovanni Terme Rapolano - 12.8 km / 8 mi
Museo dell'Antica Grancia e dell'Olio - 16.4 km / 10.2 mi
San Felice Winery - 19.2 km / 11.9 mi
Crete Senesi - 20.4 km / 12.7 mi
Val di Chiana - 20.9 km / 13 mi
Castle of Brolio - 21.4 km / 13.3 mi
Riserva Naturale Regionale Valle dell'Inferno e Bandella - 22.3 km / 13.8 mi

The preferred airport for Castel Monastero is Florence Airport, Peretola (FLR) - 91.8 km / 57 mi