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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).

Destination Entry Requirements

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Travel Advisory:
COVID-19 TEST MAY BE REQUIRED TO ENTER YOUR DESTINATION. If you want to adjust your travel plans, please call the Classic Vacations Reservation Call Center, the number is 800-221-3949 or your dedicated Classic Preferred number. Failure to have the proper COVID-19 documentation may affect entry into your destination. It is the Traveler’s responsibility to have all the necessary documents, tests, and vaccinations completed prior to departure. Improper required travel documentation is not covered by any Trip Protection Plans. Please continue to monitor all state or local health advisories from your city or state of origin prior to travel. In addition to international entry COVID-19 travel protocols, COVID-19 travel restrictions and protocols may be in place upon return to the United States. Please continue to monitor all COVID-19 Travel information at

Classic Vacations wants you to have a safe and truly wonderful vacation, so we recommend that you fully educate yourself on the destination and hotel specific changes that have been made in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and plan accordingly before you depart on your vacation.

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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 5-star 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. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature 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/childcare (surcharge).
Dining Grab a bite at La Cantina, 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 facilities measuring 2400 square feet (223 square meters), including conference space. 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.



  • Free newspaper
  • Minibar
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Smoking and Non-Smoking
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Individually furnished
  • Individually decorated
  • Bedsheets provided
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • LCD TV
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Television
  • Digital TV service
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Premium TV channels
  • HDTV
  • Free WiFi
  • Bidet
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • In-room massage available
  • Slippers
  • Separate sitting area
  • Pay movies
  • iPod docking station
  • No rollaway/extra beds

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:

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


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.

Berardenga Riding Centre - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi
Villa a Sesta Polo Club - 5 km / 3.1 mi
Torre dell'Orologio - 8.5 km / 5.3 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
San Giovanni Terme Rapolano - 12.8 km / 8 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
San Spirito - 23.3 km / 14.5 mi

The preferred airport for Castel Monastero is Peretola Airport (FLR) - 80.7 km / 50.2 mi