Castello Banfi – Il Borgo is a village built in the 1700 under the nurturing shade and protective walls of the 12th-century Caste of “Poggio alle Mura”.
Located on the top of a hill overlooking a wine estate of 2,830 hectares, this charming village is in a strategic position to explore the heart of Tuscany.
Only 20 km away from Montalcino, the city of Brunello, Il Borgo is one hour drive from Siena and from the enchanting Maremma coast.
The sophisticated Boutique Hotel includes 9 rooms and 5 suites, obtained from the lodgings of the the farmers who worked for the owners of the Castle. Each room enjoy a stunning view of the Ombrone valley and the vineyards.
All accommodations has flat-screen TV, rainshower, a Nespresso coffee machine and as minibar. Customers will found a line of exclusive “vinotherapy” products obtained by processing the local Sangiovese Brunello grapes, formulated for the wellbeing of the body.
The interiors in Tuscan style are characterized by a distinct and original design, embellished and decorated by hand with premium fabrics and exclusive accessories.
Guest can choose between a surprising selection of customized activities as well as more traditional Tuscan experiences like vinery and cellars tour.
From hot air balloon flight to Yoga and cooking classes, from painting lessons to the Ferrari driving experience through horseback riding, a Glass Museum and a Balsameria, Il Borgo does not offer just an accommodation, but a truly immersive multi-experience.
Those who prefer to relax will not be disappointed: the village has a spa, a fitness room, a heated pool with a pool bar open all day long and a lovely rose garden that can be reserved for exclusive romantics dinners.
Food lover will be spoilt for choice. Experience the flavors of the Castle tasting the worldwide famous Banfi wines at the Enoteca Le Mura or enjoy a tuscan menu in one of the two restaurants. At lunch, guests are welcome at the Taverna Banfi, under the vaults of the old cellars of the Castle where once rested the wooden barrels used to refine the Brunello di Montalcino.
Dinner awaits you in the Sala dei Grappoli, where the authenticity of Tuscan cuisine meets the charme of an elegant and refined location.