A historic property with stunning gardens and the perfect blend of traditional features and modern amenities
The impressive Castello del Monsignore lies in the heart of Mugello, near Florence. Its spacious grounds are ideal for large groups of friends and family to spend time together in beautiful surrounds.
Set within eight hectares of parkland, the property features a large, heated swimming pool, perfect for a refreshing dip. Guests can soak up the sun from the poolside sun loungers or relax in one of the many outdoor seating areas.
The beautifully-landscaped gardens include an orangery, a lemon grove, an organic vegetable garden, and a private truffle field, all at guests’ disposal. Within the gardens there is also an 18th-century consecrated chapel, where couples can say “I do” before hosting a gorgeous garden reception.
A spacious and sunny courtyard with comfortable seating is the ideal place to relax with loved ones, and enjoy a morning coffee or evening tipple. Moreover, guests can enjoy al fresco feasts under the shade of a large, umbrella-shaped tree.
Indoors, the property features traditional Renaissance elements such as a 16th-century frescoed ceiling and antique furniture, perfectly combined with modern comforts and amenities.
The ground floor is dedicated to relaxation and leisure time with loved ones. A spacious lounge with cosy fireplace and access to the courtyard provides space to relax of an evening, whilst the dining room with direct access to the garden is perfect place for enjoying convivial meals. A fully-equipped, Tuscan kitchen – complete with traditional fireplace – is perfect for preparing delicious feasts.
Furthermore, there is a games room with a pool table and a tea room with a large TV, providing hours of entertainment for all ages.
Guests can keep up their fitness routine in the fully-equipped gym located in the tower, before relaxing weary muscles in the wellness room with its sauna and hammam. There’s also an ancient wine cellar for atmospheric dinner parties and wine tastings.
Most of the bedrooms are located on the first floor; there are four suites and four executive rooms sleeping two guests each. All bedrooms have king-size beds and opulent en-suite bathrooms, including the master bedroom which boasts an oversized marble bathroom with a Jacuzzi bathtub and a double shower for the ultimate luxury. Along with two of the other suites, it also has a private lounge area for extra comfort. Finally, on the ground floor are two junior suites, also with king-size beds and en-suite facilities.
Guests of the estate also have access to the nearby sister property Monsignor della Casa Country Resort & Spa, with its tennis court, wellness centre, traditional restaurant, and a host of other hotel facilities and services. For larger groups, the sister property also provides additional accommodation for up to 24 guests.
With its expansive grounds, blend of traditional features and modern amenities, and elegant interiors, Castello del Monsignore is the perfect choice for a luxurious retreat or special celebration with loved ones.
Castello del Monsignore was awarded the prestigious Conde Nast Johansens Award for Best House, Villa or Serviced Apartment 2023.
- Swimming Pool
- Spa Facilities
Monsignore Royal Suite (120 m²) – king-size four-poster bed, lounge area, and en-suite bathroom with double shower and jacuzzi bathtub
Medici Suite (100 m²) – king-size bed, in-room bathtub, separate living room with double sofa bed, and en-suite bathroom with shower
Tornabuoni Suite (88 m²) – king-size bed, in-room bathtub, separate living room with double sofa bed, and en-suite bathroom with shower
Da Vinci Suite (55 m²) – king-size bed, in-room bathtub, and en-suite bathroom with large shower
Cellini Executive Room (40 m²) – king-size bed and en-suite bathroom with shower and Jacuzzi bathtub
Acciaiuoli Executive Room (37 m²) – king-size bed and en-suite bathroom with antique bathtub & separate shower
Cardinale Executive Room (28 m²) – king-size bed and en-suite bathroom with shower and Jacuzzi bathtub
Brunelleschi Executive Room (27 m²) – king-size bed and en-suite bathroom with antique bathtub & separate shower
Machiavelli Junior Suite (42 m²) – king-size bed and en-suite bathroom with shower
Vespucci Junior Suite (42 m²) – king-size bed and en-suite bathroom with shower
|1 Mar 2023 - 31 May 2023||EUR 54,600 per week|
|1 Jun 2023 - 30 Sep 2023||EUR 68,600 per week|
|1 Oct 2023 - 30 Nov 2023||EUR 54,600 per week|
Price per week. Price for shorter stays available on request; minimum stays apply. Local tourist tax not included.
- Fully-equipped gym
- Fully-equipped kitchen
- Tea room
- Games room
- Pool table
- Smart TVs
- Satellite TV
- Sky TV
- Laundry facilities
- Air conditioning
- Wi-Fi (high-speed)
- Countryside views
- Heated saltwater swimming pool
- Landscaped gardens
- Outdoor lounge areas
- Outdoor dining
- Sun loungers & umbrellas
- Truffle field
- Organic vegetable garden
- Consecrated chapel
- Gated entrance
- Tennis court (sister property)
- Restaurant (sister property)
- Wellness centre (sister property)
- Concierge service (9am-7pm)
- Butler service
- Welcome drink
- Welcome fruit & bottled water supply
- Daily buffet breakfast
- Daily housekeeping (4 hours/day)
- Daily towel change
- Twice-weekly linen change
- Final cleaning
- Pool & garden maintenance
- Yoga sessions
- Vegetable garden produce (subject to availability)
- Utilities (incl. electricity up to 1000 kW/week)
- Luxury toiletries
- Pool heating
- Indoor heating
- Electricity (over 1000 kW/week)
- Lunch & dinner
- Additional housekeeping services
- Private chef
- Airport transfers
- Private driver
- Massage & spa treatments
- Nanny service
- Personal shopper
- Personal trainer
- On-site truffle hunting (Oct-Nov)
- Activities & excursions
Castello del Monsignore is located just outside of the charming town of Borgo San Lorenzo in the region of Mugello, Tuscany.
The impressive Lake di Bilancino is just 20 minutes’ drive from the property, and visitors can also explore the nearby towns and cities including Florence, Arezzo, Siena, and Pisa to name but a few.
There are a host of outdoor activities to enjoy in the area including golf, horse riding, mountain biking, and hiking. It’s also the perfect region for autophiles with the Mugello Circuit just five minutes away from the property, and the world-famous Motor Valley – home to the Ferrari, Lamborghini, Maserati, and Ducati factories and museums – just an hour away.
Nearest town (Borgo San Lorenzo) – 3 minutes’ drive
Mugello Circuit – 5 minutes’ drive
Nearest golf course (Poggio dei Medici Golf Club) – 10 minutes’ drive
Lake di Bilancino – 20 minutes’ drive
Florence – 30 minutes’ drive
Florence Airport – 35 minutes’ drive
Arezzo – 50 minutes’ drive
Siena – 1 hour’s drive
The Ugolino Golf Club – 1 hour’s drive
Motor Valley – 1 hour’s drive
Pisa Airport – 1.5 hours’ drive
Disclaimer: the location on the map may be approximate due to privacy reasons.