The 4-star hotel, situated within the medieval walls of Volterra, was entirely reconstituted from an ancient cloistered convent of 1480. In 1982 it was transformed into a hotel and restored, maintaining every aspect of its historic character and traditional culture of Volterra.
The swimming pool in the cloister, the panoramic terrace, the typical restaurant, the banquet hall with vaulted ceilings help visitors to feel a fascinating atmosphere but at the same time being surrounded by comfort, always expected in a real vacation. The 45 rooms, spread over three main floors with an internal elevator, were created from the original cells of the cloistered nuns.
The hotel presents a single rental structure, located within the ancient walls of Volterra, and offers its guests a fantastic panoramic terrace, a comfortable swimming pool with solarium and a convenient covered garage.
Energy class ”G“ IPE> 180 kWh/ м²
Volterra is a very ancient independent Etruscan town, strategically located in the middle of the Colline Metallifere, 30 minutes from sea where the former commercial port was placed 2500 years ago. It is an extremely fascinating town, just for the presence of ancient Etruscans who left numerous testimonies visible to the naked eye, such as the various gates and walls, treasures found in the necropolis all around the town. Volterra is a town of art, one of several, that managed to memorise three thousand years of history with its monuments.
Volterra is located about 60 km from the international airport of Pisa, 75 km from Florence, 55 Km from Siena, 28 km from San Gimignano and only 35 km from the beaches of Cecina.
The guests of the hotel, in addition to the services described above (pool, restaurant, and parking), can also use such advantages as:
Free WIFI, TV with decoder and satellite Sky, Safe, well stocked Mini bar, Air conditioning, Set of towels, 24 hour reception, Access for disabled, conference room for meetings and ceremonies.