Ancient medieval castle Casteltramonto
Casteltramonto is an ancient castle of medieval origin dating back to 1100 which today offers itself as a charming holiday home set on a hill with breathtaking views of the green hills between the provinces of Grosseto and Siena, at only 1500 meters from the medieeval village of Roccastrada, in the province of Grosseto.
The accommodation is offered in a wing of the castle, consisting of three independent but adjoining units that is well suited to be rented by groups of friends, or even two or three families of friends who want to spend a pleasant holiday together, and yet have the possibility of enjoying moments of privacy too.
The interiors offer characteristic and spacious rooms, furnished with taste and simplicity in the typical Tuscan style and equipped with modern comforts.
At guests’ disposal there is a court equipped with a wood oven and a table for outdoor dining, as well as a magnificent private garden partly shaded by trees, with a barbecue area and furnished with table and chairs, and partly well exposed to the sun where guests have at their disposal a relaxation area with Jacuzzi.
The surroundings of Roccastrada are a paradise for nature lovers where it is possible to do trekking and mountain biking with itineraries and marked trails exploring forests, ancient villages and castles.
In addition to the usual good reasons for which you surely visit Tuscany, that is to discover the many art cities and appreciate the eno-gastronomic culture, you can also take advantage of the proximity of the coast (40 km) to take a swim in one of the many beautiful sandy beaches.
For spa lovers there are many in the area, all within easy reach, and where you can treat yourself to some healthy spa relaxation.
They are both free and fee-paying ones, the nearest and only 25 km are the Terme di Petriolo while the most famous Terme di Saturnia are 50 km away.
The village of Roccastrada (1.5 km) offers all kinds of services such as restaurants, bars, grocery stores, supermarket, banks, tennis, public transport, etc.
Some distances: Terme di Petriolo 25 km, San Galgano 30 km, Massa Marittima 35 km, Follonica (nearest beaches) 43 km, Saturnia 50 km , Siena 55 km, Piombino (ferries to Tuscan archipelago islands) 70 km, Volterra 80 km, San Gimignano 85 km, Firenze 125 km, Pisa 155 km, Roma 225 km.
Airports: Firenze 135 km, Pisa 155 km, Roma 210.