We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Castello di Velona Resort, Thermal Spa & Winery

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Castello di Velona Resort, Thermal Spa & Winery
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

607 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 322: English reviews
Start your review of Castello di Velona Resort, Thermal Spa & Winery
 Click to rate
New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my first negative review ever in my life. We travel 50 percent of the year all over the world. We stayed at this hotel last June and even though the service and the food were not good last time we stayed, we came back this week for a return visit as they have thermal pools and the view...

 Report
Helpful?
6Thank 397igor
CastellodiVelona, General Manager at Castello di Velona Resort, Thermal Spa & Winery, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Igor, thank you for your feedback. We are very disappointed to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us, especially because you were a repeat guest. We would like to apologize for the inconveniences you may have experienced. Allow me to assure you that this is a very important matter for us and we will surely...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Location: 5 points. Kitchen: 5 points. Service in Restaurant: 1 point. This restaurant does not fit to the image of the resort. Waiters walk around without taking notice of your wishes. Waiting for the food up to one hour. Sorry, if prices are on that level you can expect more. Instead of manager walk around if breakfast buffet looks nice...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Paperona
Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In general we quite like SLH collection so we choose this hotel and were planing to stay there for 3 days. We went there as a family, arrived around 7:30 and our dinner was for 8:30 but we were able to start dining at 10:00. then we went to the room which had a nice scenery but there was an...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank mervtk
Maryville
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I had the opportunity to stay and the Castell di Velona Resort for four days as part of our two week vacation in Italy. From the very start we knew we were in a special place. The staff was over the top friendly and professional. The thermal spa was fantastic. The views...breathtaking. Were there a few glitches...yes...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Acitalian
Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a stunning property that has been well and carefully renovated. The setting and views are unsurpassed, and the location is perfect for exploring the region and nearby towns and vineyards. While the staff is generally very friendly and solicitous, there are some obvious misses that keep service from being on par with other five star resorts. Would love...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Mariya_11217
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2017

You could not ask for a more charming setting or a more relaxed and beautiful hotel. The décor and facilities could only have been designed by the Italians who have the ability to create every modern facility and design without losing the charm and character of such a historic site. The rooms, common areas and pools perfectly match a relaxed...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank estesuk
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

My wife booked us for a couple of nights at Castello di Velona, for my birthday, and I intentionally avoided doing too much research ahead of time; I wanted to be surprised. The drive from Florence was splendid, staying off the main highway's and keeping largely to the "white roads," winding through the countryside, the villages, and at one point...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Ben S
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay at Castello di Velona. The hotel and its restaurant are both very good. The staff is also very friendly. The room was ok. Nothing special about it, but you will spend more time at the spa anyway. Amazing spa! We would definitely go back!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Thiago A
London
Reviewed 27 December 2016

My wife and I have not have stayed in a hotel together on our own since we had our daughter just under 3 years ago. We took advantage of a grandmother staying and decided to stay at Castello di Velona. This place is truly unique. I have never written a TripAdvisor Review or any other review online but this stay...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Connect5
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were in a romantic trip and this place is perfect for it. We watched the sunset from the thermal swimming pool and it were amazing. We enjoyed the spa. The staff were friendly. We had a very good time.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Mariza V

799 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (671)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (129)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (59)
Viewed
Dining (24)
Viewed
View from Room (38)
Viewed
Room/Suite (64)
Viewed
Bathroom (8)
Viewed
Other (349)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (128)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (27)
Viewed
Dining (17)
Viewed
Room/Suite (39)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (4)
Viewed
View from Room (2)
Viewed
Other (35)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Castelnuovo dell'Abate
11.2 km away
Castello Banfi - Il Borgo
Castello Banfi - Il Borgo
#1 of 14 in Montalcino
386 reviews
10.2 km away
Hotel Palazzo del Capitano Exclusive Wellness & Relais
Hotel Palazzo del Capitano Exclu...
#2 of 4 in San Quirico d'Orcia
1,138 reviews
14.6 km away
Rosewood Castiglion Del Bosco
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
8.0 km away
SI Montalcino Hotel & Restaurant
30.9 km away
Fonteverde
Fonteverde
#1 of 3 in San Casciano dei Bagni
913 reviews
7.3 km away
Le Ragnaie
Le Ragnaie
#8 of 14 in Montalcino
126 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Castle Thermal SPA Resort located in the heart of Val d'Orcia World Heritage Site. Winery of Brunello di Montalcino produced by the Owners in the Property with owned Vineyards around the Castle. In the Property is located the hottest Thermal spring in all Tuscany (85°C) whose mineral waters are led both in the 5 pools (indoor and outdoor) and in the SPA Rooms. 1500 Sqm SPA with water and steam Paradise of both Sauna, Steam Bath, Thermal pool and 6 emotional showers, with 10 single and couple treatments rooms (all cabinets have a view to Val d'Orcia, 4 of which are connected to the SPA Rooms). The hotel rooms are divided into Castle Rooms (all in the heart of the 1000 years old Castle) and SPA Rooms built on the West Walls of the Castle (with travertine marble all over the bathroom and room and Thermal water directly in your bathtub). Some of the SPA rooms have a private cabinet for treatments and massage with a separate entrance for the therapist who does not interfere with the privacy of the room itself. All rooms face the wonderful val d'Orcia 360°. All SPA rooms face the sunset and have a private garden. Gourmet Restaurant with a Terrace for summer dinner facing the Sunset side of the val d'Orcia for romantic dinner. Traditional Restaurant with Original Fireplace and Lobby Lounge in the Chiostro where all day dining is possible. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Castello di Velona Resort, Thermal Spa & Winery

Address: Localita La Velona | Localita La Velona, 53024 Castelnuovo dell'Abate, Montalcino, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > Montalcino > Castelnuovo dell'Abate
Price Range: €470 - €786 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Castello di Velona Resort, Thermal Spa & Winery 5*
Number of rooms: 44
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Expedia, Hotwire, Orbitz, Travelocity, Priceline, TripOnline SA and HotelQuickly so you can book your Castello di Velona Resort, Thermal Spa & Winery reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Castello Di Velona Montalcino
Castello Di Velona Hotel Montalcino
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Castello di Velona Resort, Thermal Spa & Winery staff and other travellers.
19 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (19)

Questions? Get answers from Castello di Velona Resort, Thermal Spa & Winery staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“dirty rooms unfriendly management”
mervtk, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Sunset rooms are stunning”
Connect5, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Spend a bit more to book a room with a balcony - worth every penny!”
kristinw971, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The junior suites in the old part of the castle provide views and a bit of exclusivity.”
GNussen, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The new spa suites are nicer”
travelingkoala2016, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
5 of 5