Castello Magestico is a period castle, close to the Tuscan coast, sleeps 20 - 26
Castello Magestico a historic castle set in the
countryside close to the Tuscan coast, was built in the 16th century and
has been the residence of many Dukes of Tuscany. However, Leopold II,
Grand Duke of Tuscany who reigned from1824 – 1859, lived here the
longest. Today the castle is open to guests who can experience this
wonderful historic home first hand. There are up to
13 double bedrooms and can accommodate up to 26 guests. Step back into
the magic of times gone by and experience the elegant living of the
Castello Magestico is a perfect location if you are looking for a wonderful historic home close to the Tuscan coast.
|7 Jan - 3 June
30 Sept - 16 Dec
|3 June - 24 June
2 Sept - 30 Sept
|24 June - 2 Sept
16 Dec - 6 Jan/18
|x 10 bedrooms - €10,000||€15,000||€20,000
Castello Magestico is accessed up a tree lined drive
leading to the main gates. A fabulous example of a historic house
steeped in history and set in its own private grounds close to the
Tuscan coast. The castle retains many of its original features and is
furnished in an elegant style in keeping with the period of this grand
house and includes many antique pieces.
Castello Magestico is a truly unique property where you can experience the magic of the past with the comforts of the 21st century.
SLEEPS 20 - 26
On the ground floor you will find a beautiful entrance hall decorated with oil paintings and furnished with a beautiful antique table dating back to the 18th century. There are three sitting rooms accessible from the main entrance hall. One with a fireplace and bar area, another with sofas, satellite television and DVD player and a reading room with antique wooden desk and internet point . Meals are served in the brightly light dining room with frescoes and tiled with original ceramics.
From the main entrance hall staircases to the left and right lead to the middle and upper floors of the castle and the ten characteristic bedrooms (3 double bedrooms, 6 suites, and the special Grand Duke suite) each individually decorated with different colour schemes, and many featuring hand painted ceilings, frescoes and numerous antique pieces. 10 bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms. The bedrooms are also equipped with the modern comforts such as a mini-bar, air conditioning, digital TV, and a safe. There is also Wi Fi internet access throughout the castle.
All bedrooms are equipped with a mini-bar, air conditioning, digital TV
and a safe.
All ensuite bathrooms have a bath or shower (as indicated above), basin, bidet, WC and a hairdryer
The mature grounds extend all around the castle and the main entrance hall also opens out onto the lovely rear garden where there is a pretty al fresco dining area, as well as an outside sitting area with easy chairs, perfect for relaxing whilst enjoying the view towards the rose garden. Original stone steps lead down from the garden to the villa’s private swimming pool (12m x 6m) situated in a secluded position below. The pool, shaded by pines and overlooking the olive grove, has a Jacuzzi and a handy changing room and toilet.
The beautiful coast of Tuscany with its lovely beaches is just minutes away, and there are many pretty towns to explore locally. The area is also well known for its wine, thermal spas, nature reserves and lovely countryside. A little further afield are other famous Tuscan towns such as Florence, Siena and Pisa that are all well worth a visit. Even the island of Elba is accessible via ferry connections clsoe by. Castello Magestico is a unique property in a great location for a truly unforgettable holiday.
Private pool 12 x 6mts
4 person jacuzzi
All bedrooms have air con, minibar & safe
All bathrooms have hairdryers
Laundry & ironing service (charged)
Wine cellar stocked with quality Tuscan wines
Helicopter landing or small planes at 2kms
Hot thermal spa within easy reach 1.8km
Arrival is between 4 – 7pm
Departure is by 10am
Local town Venturina at 1km
Nearest beach - 10 mins drive
Castagneto Carducci – Bolgheri and its vineyards 7 km
Golf of Baratti 10 km
Populonia and the Etruscan Tombs 10 km
Pelagone Golf Club 25 km
Punta Ala 20 km
Massa Marittima – art and Wine Itineraries 30 km
Volterra – Alabaster, “Balze” and museums 50 km
San Gimignano and its towers 75 km
Siena – Piazza del Campo – Chianti 95 km
Lucca 100 km
Florence 160 km
Rome 250 km
Natural spa 1.8km
Distances from Airports
Pisa 80 km
Florence 160 km
Rome 220 km
Grosseto (private flights) 60km