These wonderful accommodations in the Val d’Orcia are situated in the oasis of the gently rolling hills just outside the medieval village of San Quirico d’Orcia, in the past a resting place for Popes and their legates on their journey towards Rome along the ancient Via Francigena. An overwhelming 180 degrees view over the Natural Park of the Val d’Orcia, embracing also the towns of Pienza, Radicofani and Montalcino, will immediately capture the visitors’ attention. Here, in this Tuscan holiday home, nature, art, history and a particular attention to health and well-being will welcome guests in that perfect balance typical of Tuscan country life. The Residence consists of 70 rooms of various typologies to meet all requirements, each equipped with hair-dryer, mini-bar, safe, Sat-TV and telephone. The Junior Suites can comfortably accommodate up to 4 people and have a Jacuzzi shower, whereas the Comfort and Superior rooms, with Jacuzzi bathtub, are located in a structure built only with ecological materials and provided with an electromagnetic smog avoidance system. Holidays here are spent in absolute quiet and relax enjoying the treatments of the well-being centre, created to provide the aesthetics, physical and mental welfare for those wishing to retreat from urban chaos and treat themselves to a soothing break. Every effort here is directed towards the guests’ well-being, the care of their body and the rediscovery of their essential beauty. The aim of the therapeutic and aesthetics programmes here is the integrated treatment of both body and mind, which brings about an internal balance also visible from the outside. Guests can enjoy massages, beauty treatments of different kinds, a fitness centre, a total body solarium, a sauna, an aromatherapy steam bath, chromotherapy, music therapy, bio-magnetic baths, a 4x9 metre whirlpool swimming pool with jets of salt-purified air, a whirlpool bathtub with water jets and gym equipment. Other sport facilities offered are a swimming pool with a panoramic view of the Val d’Orcia, a children’s play area, a tennis court and a five-a-side football field, a billiard room and a reading room with a wonderful view over the valley. Also available equipment for those wishing to go trekking or mountain-biking.
These Tuscany accommodations also offer half board in the centre’s restaurant, a 13th century farmhouse with view over the valley, where delicious traditional Tuscan dishes are sagely exalted by local wines such as the Brunello di Montalcino and the Vino Nobile of Montepulciano. The Residence also offers among its services a fully equipped conference centre with rooms which can hold from 20 to 100 people. The Residence is also in an ideal starting point for those wishing to explore the surrounding old villages, monasteries, castles and convents, testimonies of the area’s tradition from the Etruscans until the Renaissance. A perfect location where to spend a relaxing, peaceful holiday, far from the madding crowd, immersed in nature and where one can make the most of the wide range of sport facilities or simply pass the time renewing oneself both physically and mentally in the wonderful well-being centre.
The Superior room has a private bathrooms with Jacuzzi, hair-dryers, mini bar, safe, Sat-TV, telephone, Internet connection, air-conditioning, sound-proofed system, private terrace or balcony with table, chairs and beach umbrella