Crete Senesi: handpicked hotels and insider tips

Siena House

Torrita di Siena

Locanda dell'Amorosa

Sinalunga

From € 280.00

Relais La Costa

Monteriggioni

From € 189.00

Borgo Stomennano

Monteriggioni

Locanda dell'Artista

San Gimignano

Hotel Le Fontanelle

Pianella

From € 451.00

Villa Poggiano

Montepulciano

From € 219.00

Castello di Gargonza

Monte San Savino

From € 155.00

Relais della Rovere

Colle di Val d'Elsa

From € 109.00

Palazzo San Lorenzo

Colle Val d'Elsa

From € 101.00

Follonico 4-Suite

Torrita di Siena

From € 180.00

Borgo Santo Pietro Relais

Chiusdino

From € 595.00

Aia Mattonata Relais

Siena

From € 175.00

Toscana Laticastelli Country...

Rapolano Terme

From € 76.00

Adler Thermae

San Quirico d'Orcia

Pieve a Pava

San Giovanni d'Asso

From € 330.00

Fattoria Armena

Buonconvento

Relais San Sanino

Montefollonico

From € 390.00

Castello di Spaltenna

Gaiole in Chianti

From € 310.00

Castello di San Fabiano

Monteroni d'Arbia

Borgo Casa Bianca

Asciano

From € 152.00

Palazzo Leopoldo

Radda in Chianti

From € 119.00

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Alberoro di Monte S. Savino

Hotel L'Ultimo Mulino

Gaiole in Chianti

From € 116.00

Borgo Lucignanello

San Giovanni d'Asso

From € 109.65

Locanda del Loggiato

Bagno Vignoni

La Casa di Adelina

Monticchiello, Pienza

From € 97.00

Travel ideas

Crete Senesi: introduction

Crete Senesi Hotel

Close to Siena one finds a spectacular and truly unique landscape with a marvelous clay soil. The Crete Senesi is a land scattered with churches, castles and small medieval villages. The main town of the area is Asciano; here visitors can admire the Museum of Sacred Art, the Civic Archaeological Museum in Palazzo Corboli and the Abbey of Monte Oliveto Maggiore.

For those interested in traditional crafts, the Crete Senesi is home to numerous workshops where terracotta is transformed in to works of art following traditional techniques. Surrounding the grey Crete Senesi one finds expanses of green countryside, the vineyards of Montalcino, lush meadows and fields full of Sunflowers.

Gourmands will find plenty to satisfy the palate: Pecorino Cheese, white and black Truffles including the most prestigious Truffles from the San Giovanni area, the artichokes of Chiusure, honey, and the world famous red wine, Brunello di Montalcino, The grappa made with the Brunello grapes is quite simply superb.

Crete Senesi: suggestions from the hotels

Carlo Citterio

(Direttore)

Locanda dell'Amorosa

4 Star Hotels

Carlo Citterio

One of the beauties of La Locanda dell'Amorosa is that it is surrounded by some of the most lovely villages and hilltowns inTuscany, full of historic charm and artistic and architectural masterpieces. (Locanda dell'Amorosa) →

Antonella Cappelli

(Host)

Relais della Rovere

4 Star Hotels

Antonella Cappelli

Colle di Val d'Elsa is a place to discover and enjoy each season of the year. We want our clients live a real "Tuscan Experience" in our Relais, the ancient residence of Cardinal Giuliano della Rovere. (Relais della Rovere) →

Giancarlo Iorizzo

(Direttore)

Toscana Laticastelli Country Relais

3 Star Hotels

Giancarlo Iorizzo

There's no place quite like this: a finely conserved 13th century hamlet transformed into a hotel. An authentic Tuscan treasure chest custom-made for lovers of sport, wine and wellness. (Toscana Laticastelli Country Relais) →

Crete Senesi: places to see in the area