10 Best Places To Stay In Montalcino, Italy - Updated 2024

places to stay in Montalcino Italy
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Montalcino is a hill town and comune in Tuscany, Italy, famed for producing Brunello di Montalcino wine. Located west of Pienza, between Florence and Pisa, you might be here on a wine tour and completely stumped as to where to stay. Never fear, we have the answer to ensure that you have one of the absolute best resort stays in Montalcino, where you can sip your wine and have some fun along the way! Read on to discover the best places to stay in Montalcino, Italy!

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 14, 2024.

1. Castello di Velona (from USD 487)

Although you have to be willing to fork out a little more for this resort in the middle of Montalcino, it’s well worth the price. Castello Di Velona is essentially a restored 10th-century castle, so you’ll practically feel like royalty staying here! The hotel features a Tuscan restaurant and even a spa centre, included in your booking fees.

The rooms are beautifully luxurious and spacious, ensuring you sleep with peace of mind and wake up to a stunning view of the Tuscan vineyards. Uniquely decorated with antique furniture and embroidered fabrics, every room is air-conditioned and even features a log fire, a marble bathroom, and satellite TV channels. Try to spring for one of the new rooms in the new wing, as they’re extra luxurious, including a patio and a spa bath in the bathroom. The wellness centre itself includes a sauna, a Turkish bath, and both indoor and outdoor pools. Guests can relax in the hot tub or order a personalised beauty treatment.

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Castello di Velona - The Leading Hotels of the World

Address: Località Velona - Castelnuovo dell'Abate
2.01 km (1.3 mi) from Abbey of Sant'Antimo

2. Residenza Palazzo Saloni (from USD 91)

Yet another gorgeous, refurbished 18th-century buildings, Residenza Palazzo Saloni offers spectacular views of the Brunello wine region, with a Tuscan restaurant, free WiFi and country-style apartments. The interior of this residence contains exposed-beam ceilings and parquet floors, with traditional styling and materials.

Each comes with a kitchenette and a bathroom with hairdryer and the buffet breakfast is provided daily, where you can enjoy local dishes while the owner organises regular wine tastings at the Padelletti vineyards.

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Residenza Palazzo Saloni

Wifi Available

Address: Via S.Saloni 31
6.62 km (4.2 mi) from Abbey of Sant'Antimo

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Bar Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Family rooms

3. Si Montalcino Hotel and Restaurant (from USD 186)

Si Montalcino Hotel & Restaurant features an outdoor pool, a restaurant and a bar, as well as free WiFi. Just three minutes drive from the town centre, all the air-conditioned rooms are classically decorated and all come equipped with cable TV, a minibar and a safety deposit box. Each private bathroom includes a hairdryer and free toiletries.

There’s a restaurant available, along with a nice swimming pool that offers panoramic views of the surrounding countryside. For transport, the hotel also offers car and bicycle rental services.

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Si Montalcino Hotel

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Via Osticcio 21
5.62 km (3.5 mi) from Abbey of Sant'Antimo

Parking Pets allowed Bar Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Facilities for disabled guests Free parking

4. Panoramic nest in Montalcino (from USD 140)

A recently refurbished space that can house up to four guests, this panoramic nest has a fully equipped kitchen and a bedroom with a bathroom. It’s located extremely central to Montalcino and is also close to the historic centre and includes a splendid terrace with garden, barbecue, hammock, sink and outdoor shower. You can relax while sitting in the hammock or use the barbecue and prepare yourself a lunch to be enjoyed on the terrace.

There’s even a parking space and beautiful ancient walls all around, while the host and family live just next door, always available for information and assistance.

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Montalcino, Toscana, Italy
7.02 km (4.4 mi) from Abbey of Sant'Antimo
136 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was really beautiful and the views amazing
the view from the patio is amazing the house is very nice with comfortable beds
the house was furnished with lots of nice little touches and had a great heating system and wi-fi
the apartment is beautifully arranged from the lamps wall decor and little wooden sculptures
the apartment has everything you could wish for even an air-conditioning for hot summer nights
the space is cosy with many thoughtful personal touches and very clean
the unit was very clean and nicely decorated too would definitely stay there again when in montalcino
the apartment is superb very clean and styled with love
antonio is a gracious host
antonio and rosanna are wonderful hosts
the hosts are absolutely wonderful
the hosts are kind welcoming and happy to provide suggestions if asked
wonderful property and wonderful host
it's location on the edge of town is perfect
the walk is very beautiful
really nice place and a great location
we will definitely be recommending this location to friends and family
this location is the perfect setting for any montalcino experience
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5. Farmhouse - Montalcino - Funghetto (from USD 117)

For a real authentic experience of Montalcino, check out this farmhouse, located super close to the town centre, surrounded by the famous Brunello di Montalcino vineyards, with views of the valleys. Here, there are three apartments available to rent, all beautifully restored and furnished with antique Tuscan furniture.

You can even take a piece of Tuscany home with you, as the hosts organize short courses in crochet, knitting, decoupage, fabric painting, Tuscan kitchen furniture restoration, and gardening.

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Montalcino, IT
4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

6. Borghetto #1 - Montalcino (from USD 132)

The Borghetto lodgings, renovated with environmentally friendly materials and heated with clean energy, offers two double bedrooms, each with private bathroom inside the room and come with clean towels and bed linen. There is a fully equipped kitchen where guests can cook, and even a lovely LED TV, as well as free WiFi throughout the entire hotel - perfect for feeling like you’re in a home away from home.

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Montalcino (SI), Toscana, IT
346 meters (0.3 ft) from Abbey of Sant'Antimo
8 reviews  
chateau / country house 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the rooms were lovely nicely decorated warm and cozy
the apartment is lovely parking was convenient and the village has gorgeous views
the spotless apartment has been restored maintaining its original charm and fitted with quality fittings
stefania was a wonderful accommodating host
stefania and her son francesco were great hosts and easy to communicate with
great place to spend the evenings
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7. Podere Brizio (from USD 257)

Could you think of a more romantic location than Podere Brizio? This country house is surrounded by olive groves and vineyards and comes with a free spa, pool, and tennis court. All rooms are air-conditioned and also include free WiFi, a satellite TV and a minibar. Breakfast is included and comes with homemade cakes and seasonal local products.

Set on a working farm, the property produces Brunello wine and olive oil while the on-site restaurant is open for reservations. Essentially, you’re in the heart of the agricultural district and this is sure to offer you a very real experience of what Montalcino is like.

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Podere Brizio

Address: Località Tavernelle
6.31 km (4.0 mi) from Abbey of Sant'Antimo

Outdoor pool (seasonal) Free parking Lift Physical distancing in dining areas CCTV outside property Shallow end Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas Air conditioning

8. Hotel dei Capitani (from USD 188)

Hotel dei Capitani is located right in the historical centre of Montalcino, in an 18th-century building, right smack in the marvellous Tuscan countryside, between the valleys of Arbia and Orcia. Enjoy breathtaking views of both valleys while looking out onto a large garden with a swimming pool, built in a medieval style consistent with its surroundings while the rooms have the distinct flavour of their ancient Tuscan setting.

Whether you choose to head out or stay in, there will always be a way to enjoy the magnificent Tuscan valley panorama, which you obviously should, before taking a dip in the pool. The property has very good free WiFi and free breakfast with all rooms.

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Hotel Dei Capitani

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Via Lapini 6
7.12 km (4.5 mi) from Abbey of Sant'Antimo

Pets allowed Room service Bar Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Facilities for disabled guests Family rooms

9. Suite d'Artista (from USD 156)

Suite d'Artista is a beautiful, rustic country house, right inside the ancient walls of Montalcino and features a garden with swimming pool, hot tub and Turkish bath. This apartment is surrounded by olive groves and is a self-catering accommodation, with various sizes of flat available and each containing contemporary artwork, hence the name.

Each unit includes free WiFi, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels and garden views.

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10. Desdemona Cottage

Although Desdemona won’t always be present to welcome you into her huge house, there’s more than enough room for plenty of people here, with private parking for up to two cars and enough accommodation for up to six people. A fully renovated villetta, the house is located in the residential area of downtown Montalcino, combining a perfect location with modern comforts and amenities that are simply impossible to find in the older, medieval-era apartments.

Airy and full of natural light, with comfortable bedding and a lovely brand new kitchen, perfectly equipped for residents to make their own Italian dinners, the house even has its own LCD TV with digital cable (which includes some international channels). This is fantastic value for money and great for a large family, a group of friends, or even two couples traveling with children.

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6.22 km (3.9 mi) from Abbey of Sant'Antimo
17 reviews  
Entire house 4 Beds 6 Guests

Vineyards and history await you...

For a fuss-free trip to the wine valleys of Montalcino, look no further than these accommodations for a fun time that promises spectacular views, restful nights and complete immersion into the Tuscan town of wine and culture.

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