Tucked between Lucca and Siena and looking out over Tuscany’s Maremma coastline, Castello is a wonderful 16th Castle Perfect for a Destination Wedding..The goal of present-day host is to give discriminating travelers the opportunity to live the sumptuous life of ancient nobility amid the comforts of the new millennium. This unique ancient castle, once the abode of Leopold II Grand Duke of Tuscany, is in a peaceful and private location in the countryside yet just 1 km from the nearest town and only ten minute’s drive to the lovely Tuscan coast and nearest sandy beaches. The interior of the villa is just as amazing with characteristic high ceilings and furnished with antiques, oil paintings and family heirlooms..
Castle is a in a perfect position enjoying a lovely panorama over the countryside with views to the sea beyond. The villa is surrounded by its’ own exclusive grounds complete with rose garden, terraces for relaxing or dining al fresco and private swimming pool. This romantically beautiful historic residence retains all the original characteristics and period furnishings yet has all modern comforts and offers a wide range of facilities and services to enhance your stay. This spectacular castle features charming bedrooms and suites, an indoor/outdoor dining room and a gorgeous swimming pool. It also offers a full staff, including chambermaids, a chefs and a private concierge. Surrounded by olive groves, the castle is a sublime base for activities such as cooking demonstrations or guided tours to the local medieval villages of Carducci and Volterra. Visits to Pisa, Siena and Florence make for pleasant day trips, while excursions closer to home range from olive oil mills to the famous Sassicaia and Ornellaia wineries in Bolgheri. One of the most exciting optional opportunities is the chance to discover the beautiful coastline of the Tuscan Archipelago and the island of Elba on board a private 11-meter sailboat with skipper.