- Exclusive private estate spread over 3,400 acres.
- Activities including wine tasting, one-to-one pasta-making classes and truffle and mushroom foraging.
- Boasts bespoke sporting facilities including an Equestrian Centre with Andalusian horses.
- Surrounded by vineyards, olive groves and ancient forests, the Castello di Reschio estate on the border between Umbria and Tuscany is like a world unto itself – a world of countrified, manorial beauty with rural delights abounding, including wine-growing, horse-breeding, hunting, fishing, high-class art and beautifully renovated villas and farmhouses.
- Creator of this exquisite enclave of peace and tranquillity is the aristocratic Bolza family who have breathed new life into the over 1,000-year-old estate and transformed the ruins of its historical buildings into extraordinary designer havens.
- Rooms come courtesy of nine bespoke farmhouses dotted across a 1,500-hectare landscape. Each one has been exquisitely renovated, with vintage furniture complementing the original stone.
EXCLUSIVE LUXE VOYAGER VIP BENEFITS & BEST PRICE
We negotiate rates & benefits for our clients directly with the hotels’ senior management. Our rates match or in many cases are lower than the best online rate for the property. Our clients also enjoy a suite of extra VIP privileges and recognition while staying at a partner hotel.
- Complimentary room upgrade on arrival.
- Daily complimentary buffet breakfast for two.
- Up to $100 dining or spa credit per stay, and or in-house dining / spa discounts.
- Welcome amenities (wine/chocolates/fruit) and card from the GM.
- Complimentary private airport transfers.
- Complimentary roll-away bed if required.
- Early check-in and late check-out.
- Complimentary Wi-Fi.
- Enhanced recognition through VIP status at all touch points in the guest experience.
A complete or partial suite of VIP benefits will be offered, subject to the property T&C, including availability, category of room & length of stay.
Count Antonio’s horses can be hired for a private riding lesson or a morning hack through the quiet hills. Our chefs can drive to the farmsteads for a one-to-one pasta-making lesson and one of our resident wine experts can host tastings in the Castello’s winery. Days can be spent truffle and mushroom hunting or foraging for other delicacies such as wild asparagus. Tennis can be played on the estate courts while Florentine linen throws or fresh seasonal vegetables can be bought from the Bottega.
Castello di Reschio is a slice of timeless Italy. A grand estate huddled amidst the rolling green hills of Umbria, this is a place made for romantics and intrepid travellers alike. Imagine centuries-old stone and Cypress trees wreathed in mist. The silence of a sun-drenched morning, broken only by the distant echo of cantering Andalusian horses. Come here for adventure or relaxation – and leave utterly enchanted. Rooms come courtesy of nine bespoke farmhouses dotted across a 1,500-hectare landscape. Each one has been exquisitely renovated, with vintage furniture complementing the original stone. Feast on locally-inspired dishes at the Alle Scuderie restaurant, which prides itself on using homemade produce – including honey, olive oil, pasta, and wine.
And if you want to work off all that indulgence, why not make the most of your private swimming-pool or the estate’s state-of-the-art tennis courts? The surrounding countryside – both on and off the estate – gives you plenty of reasons to go off the beaten track. Take in stunning vineyard-filled vistas on horseback, on mountain bike or on foot. Pack a picnic and breathe in the scent of the meadows by the estate’s private lake. If you fancy venturing into the world beyond, the hilltop town of Cortona is only a short drive away. It boasts evidence of Umbria’s ancient Etruscan past – plus an impressive Renaissance cathedral.
Six of the luxurious, free-standing villas, each with a private garden and pool, are available for holidaymakers to rent. Appointed with highest quality materials and furnishings produced in the family’s own carpentry workshop, each of the enchanting houses offers an exclusive, charming ambience coupled with hotel-standard services.
Bedrooms feature custom-designed furniture, four-poster Campaign bed, minibar, marble and brass double basin wash stand, free WiFi, ac, antique and historic pieces. Size: 34 to 44 sqm. Bedroom Castello- custom-designed furniture- four-poster Campaign bed- minibar- marble and brass double basin wash stand- free WiFi- ac- antique and historic pieces. Size: 42 sqm/ 452 sqft.
Castello Suite feature a four-poster Campaign bed, a minibar, marble and brass double basin wash stand. All rooms have bath tub, some in the bedroom.WiFi is offered complimentary. Size: 61-75 sqm. Castello Suites are all housed within the Castle with custom-designed furniture . All rooms offer air conditioning. There are also antique and historic pieces in all rooms.
San Michele Suite
San Michele Suite, adjacent to Castle feature a four-poster bed, minibar, marble and brass double basin wash stand. All have bathtubs and offer complimentary WiFi and AC. Size: 67 sqm. San Michele Suite, located on a prominent site, next to the church of San Michele, adjacent to the Castle. Some of the bathtubs are in the bedroom. There are also antique and historic pieces in all rooms.
Grand Suite features a four-poster bed, a minibar, a dressing table, marble and brass double basin wash stand. All have a bath tub, some in the bedroom and offer complimentary WiFi. Size: 83-105 sqm. Grand Suite is housed on the first, second and third floors and features custom-designed furniture All rooms have air conditioning. In some there is a day bed, in others a dumb valet and some have a fireplace, while all have antique and historic pieces.
Tower Suite over 5 floors, no lift, 2 bedrooms, roof garden with bath tub, four-poster bed, minibar, dressing table, marble and brass double basin wash stand. free WiFi, ac. Size: 130 sqm/ 1,399 sqft. Tower Suite is housed within the iconic tower of the Castle and ranges over five floors. This Suite is the only one with two bedrooms and features a roof garden on the top floor with spectacular views over Reschio Estate. The custom-designed furniture incudes the four-poster Campaign bed, the minibar, dressing table, marble and brass double basin wash stand. There are also antique and historic pieces, complimentary WiFi access and air conditioning. The bath tub is located in the roof garden, a dumb waiter reaches all levels including the roof garden, which can supply food and drinks. There is no lift in this one-of-a-kind suite.
It isn’t only the architecture at Castello di Reschio that’s inspired by its landscape. The wildflower meadows, woods, gardens and vineyards all help to create the healthy, homemade dishes. Think everything from fresh eggs and pasta to olive oil and honey. You can get involved, too, with the hotel offering pizza-making, foraging, truffle-hunting and visits to local cheesemongers.
Our Own produce from the orto / foraging and working with local farmers are the ingredients of all the food at Alle Scuderie.
Ristorante al Castello
Cuisine at Reschio is totally based on Italian food All its ingredient are naturally sourced in the local surrounding. Dishes are characterized by enhancing flavors / using just few ingredients and highlighting its genuine taste.
Each Reschio villa has its own pool and manicured gardens, many with terraced lavender. The villas feature the Ortigia brand of amenities that come from Sicily and are produced by Sue Townsend of Crabtree & Evelyn fame who is a Bolza family friend.
Swimming pools can be as elaborate or as simple as clients want. Benedikt has designed pools that range from modern interpretations of ancient Etruscan water tanks half-shaded by a vaulted loggia to great tranquil modernist oblongs set in immaculate lawns. All are positioned for their beautiful views.