Castello Banfi - Il Borgo

Poggio Alle Mura, Montalcino, Tuscany, 53024, Italy | 5 star hotel
Searching for availability...
*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
 

Travel Blogs from Montalcino

Montepulciano

A travel blog entry by alexsandral

1
22

... which sell wine and local produce) and of course quite a few restaurants. It is obviously an artisan's colony as many of the shops are given over to art and sculpture galleries and woodwork, mosaic, glass, pottery workshops. Of course, Montepulciano wines, particularly reds, are world famous and often found on wine lists in Australia. We had a lovely lunch of a platter of cheese; cold meats; onion and pepper jams; bread; and ...

Lucignano

A travel blog entry by judeandpete

4

... one of the back streets before looking for a restaurant. Jude was looking for one featured in a movie, that Therese had also eaten at. We found it but it was not offering what we had in mind, so we chose a simpler establishment that provided us with a mixed plate of meats and cheeses, washed down with nice white. After lunch we returned to Cortona and spent some more time exploring and doing a bit of ...

The Siena scene

A travel blog entry by clgs

4
17

Would it be too much to say that we awoke to another perfect morning in Umbria? So perfect, in fact, that breakfast was moved outdoors to the paved terrace? And on such a perfect day we decided to hit the roads and wander across Umbria and into Tuscany to visit the beautiful city of Siena. Siena is home of the great St Catherine and the well known Palio! Along the way as we crossed central Italy ...

Drive to Montepulciano and Pienza

A travel blog entry by judeandpete

4

... country side. We found a nice little cafe o n a side street and ate some lunch (mixed coldecuts and cheese). After lunch we continued our amble and bumped into a delightful old Italian teacher. He offered out help us find our way and we engaged in conversation. He was interested in learning new words as that was his passion. He said he was a teacher of Ancient Greek and Latin. We got taking about ageing and the importance of keeping the ...

Pay attention to signs!

A travel blog entry by lawslo

6

... night and decided that made sense.
The road started going up and the conversation on the bike became a little tense. As the pitch rose so did the tension.
Then the pavement ended and we were on an unpaved road heading straight up with not a town in sight.
Dan + no food + no water = uh oh. But we persevered (with little ...

How has this hotel rated in the past?

  What's this?
Discover trends in hotel experiences based on real traveler reviews and ratings. Mouse over circles to see what some travelers had to say.

Location

This 5 star hotel, located on Poggio Alle Mura, Montalcino, is near Castello Banfi, Fattoria dei Barbi, and Bolsignano.
Map this hotel

Amenities

    More great choices in Montalcino

    Search TripAdvisor for more deals in Montalcino

       

    TripAdvisor Reviews Castello Banfi - Il Borgo Montalcino

    5.00 of 5 stars Outstanding