A unique setting nestled in the unspoiled Chianti hills of Tuscany
A magical atmosphere where time seems to stand still
Ancient walls reveal a varied past dating back one thousand years
Peace and tranquility steeped in historic charm
An unforgettable location for memories to treasure forever
A respite from the crowds of tourists, within easy reach of Tuscany’s hill towns

Montalto in Toscana vacation rentals for your holiday in Italy

The Castle

Montalto is a lovingly restored medieval castle in the heart of the hills of Tuscany.

 

Hospitality

Ten houses and apartments of various sizes in the tiny hamlet are offered as vacation rentals.

 

Weddings

With its tower, chapel and gardens, Montalto is a unique venue for any special event.

 

An authentic medieval castle

The castle of Montalto in Toscana is over 10 centuries old. Today it provides romance, history and a setting second to none in all of Tuscany.

This is a place to relax, to refresh your spirit after the bustle of towns. Yet nearly all of the region’s famous cities and hidden treasures can be reached in an hour or less.

The castle is at the center of a 650-acre farm that produces grain, olive oil and honey using fully certified organic methods.

Holiday rentals

Five independent houses and four apartments in Montalto’s tiny hamlet, as well as a separate wing of the castle manor, are offered as vacation rentals.

They have been carefully restored, while preserving the genuine character of rural life in Tuscany.

The beautiful setting and attentive service make every family vacation, wedding or special event truly unforgettable.

A memorable vacation

Explore local roads, wonderful old towns and villages, churches and museums, wineries and restaurants of this incredible region.

Or take a break from sightseeing and simply relax at Montalto: enjoy the swimming pool, country tennis, bocce ball, ping pong and private garden areas. Bicycles, balls and rackets are free of charge. A large barbecue area below the pool forms a picnic place for guests to share. There are wooded hills and trails, a pond and a winding stream.

Guests can be as independent as they desire but have access to information, assistance and company as needed. Montalto is very centrally located and we can help you see it all!

Open the gate to the court of Montalto and see how much there is to do here

At the castle:

  • Cooking classes, hands-on, with dinner to follow
  • Language lessons, Italian for beginners
  • Painting classes
  • Hiking, biking
  • Occasional concerts, chamber music, choral groups, as listener or participant
  • Horseback riding, trail rides and lessons

All around the area:

  • Touring, in historical towns, abbeys, museums, churches, archeological sites
  • Hot springs, with mud baths and other spa treatments
  • Wineries, wine tasting, cheese tasting, local food fairs
  • Restaurants, pizzerie and trattorie for all tastes and pocketbooks

Some activities need to be booked in advance, please inquire.