Il Castelfalfi is open through March 10, 2020, with closures in January and February.
Surrounded by the lush, natural beauty of the Tuscan countryside, the five-star Il Castelfalfi is a one-of-a-kind, dream-like retreat. Designed with sustainability in mind, and using traditional materials such as wood and stone, the hotel seamlessly blends into the vineyards, forests, and fairways that surround the hotel. Dine on exquisite Mediterranean flavors with stunning views of the landscape, explore the estate on horseback, and unwind in the tranquil spa.
- Check in to one of 120 spacious guestrooms and suites and soak up mesmerizing views
- Play a round of golf at the 27-hole Castelfalfi Golf Club — the largest course in the region
- Indulge in a soothing massage or facial at La Spa
- Swim in the indoor or outdoor swimming pools
- Explore the Castelfalfi estate on horseback, or take a relaxed hike through the forest
- Savor authentic Italian flavors and sip signature cocktails at the elegant, on-site La Via Del Sale and Giglio Blu
- Try your hand at truffle hunting, or sample the region’s delicious produce on a wine-tasting tour
Set in the heart of the Tuscan countryside, Il Castelfalfi is the perfect place to immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of Tuscany. Sample traditional ingredients and flavors with a cooking class at Rosso Toscano Cooking school, and visit the local vineyards to discover your new favorite wines. Once set in a medieval village, the grounds now surrounding the resort are filled with charming shops and restaurants sure to transport you to a different era.
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Il Castelfalfi’s 120 spacious guestrooms and suites are decorated in warm tones, with luxurious touches including silk throws and velvet cushions. King-size beds are dressed in the finest white cotton sheets, while high ceilings and wood flooring give a sense of sophistication, space, and tranquility. Spacious, sleek, and spa-like marble bathrooms complete the sumptuous atmosphere, while large windows showcase exceptional views over the rolling countryside. If you coming as a couple, classic, deluxe, and executive rooms are perfect, while the suites with living rooms are ideal for families and longer stays.
Consult with the expert concierge about the best sites in the region, and ensure your stay is stress-free with valet parking. Airport transfers can be booked directly with the hotel, and beautiful meeting rooms are available for business or personal events and celebrations.
More than just a place to dine, the restaurants and bars at Il Castelfalfi allow you to experience the best of Tuscany. Using fresh produce from the fields surrounding the hotel, the chefs have reinterpreted traditional Italian cuisine, and showcase the very best olive oils, meats, wine, and more with their cooking.
La Via del Sale – Breathtaking panoramas, an elegant atmosphere, and fantastic flavors combine to make La Via del Sale one of the region’s best culinary experiences. Dine alfresco and breathe in the fresh air as you tuck into Chef Francesco Ferretti’s exquisite handmade pastas. Be sure to pair your meal with a fine local wine.
Ecrù – Ultra-chic Ecrù is the perfect spot to sit back, relax, and soak up the views. Stop by for a coffee or pastry in the morning, a light meal or snack throughout the day, or a Tuscan-inspired cocktail in the evening.
Giglio Blu – There is no need to venture far from your comfy sun lounger at Giglio Blu. The pool bar is a peaceful, shaded spot where you can grab light lunches and vegetarian, vegan, and low-carb meals, along with cocktails and nutritious smoothies.
Try your hand at a range of outdoor activities at this Tuscan paradise, including horseback riding through the sun-kissed estate, truffle hunting, hiking through forests, and outdoor yoga. The Castelfalfi estate is also home to four golf courses — one of which is the largest in Tuscany — as well as a fabulous spa where you can relax in the sauna, steam room, and indoor and outdoor pools. Try a treatment from holistic Asian brand Sodashi, as well. If you are passionate about food and drink, sign up for an on-site cooking class, and sample locally produced wines on a wine-tasting tour.
Beyond the hotel, wander the charming cobblestone streets in the village nearby for a delicious meal, a leisurely cup of coffee, or a day shopping for gifts and souvenirs. You can also hop on a bicycle or hire a Vespa and enjoy a tour through the nearby cities of Florence and Pisa to take in scenic routes over rolling hills and cypress-tree-lined roads.
Located in the countryside in the heart of Tuscany, Italy, Il Castelfalfi is ideally situated for exploring everything in the region. Florence is just 39 mi / 63 km away — approximately a 90-minute drive — while Pisa is 34 mi / 55 km away. San Gimignano is 14 mi / 22 km from the hotel; nicknamed the "Manhattan of the Middle Ages," it is famous for the 14 towers built by its powerful families.
Florence Airport, Peretola is 37 mi / 60 km away.
Pisa International Airport is 31 mi / 50 km from the hotel.