Castello Banfi

Poggio alle Mura, 53024 Montalcino, Tuscany, Italy, 01139577877500

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Description

Castello Banfi was founded in 1978 by the Italian-American brothers, John and Harry Mariani. The goal of the two brothers was to create a state-of-the-art winery combined with the most advanced science in the vineyards for the production of premium wines.

The Banfi estate extends to the south of Montalcino. Of the 7,100 acres of land, about one third is under vine in a constellation of single vineyards, the remainder occupied by olive groves, fruit trees and woods.

More than 7000 customized barrels and 100 large casks make up the heart of Banfi, which beats in the silent and peaceful ambience surrounding our ...

Wine

Grapes

  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Chardonnay
  • Merlot
  • Moscadello
  • Pinot Grigio
  • Sangiovese
  • Syrah

Red

  • , Rosso di Montalcino DOC (Sangiovese)
  • Poggio alle Mura DOC, Rosso di Montalcino DOC (Sangiovese)
  • , Brunello di Montalcino DOCG (Sangiovese)
  • Poggio alle Mura DOCG, Brunello di Montalcino DOCG (Sangiovese)
  • Poggio all’Oro Riserva, Brunello di Montalcino DOCG (Sangiovese)
  • SummuS, IGT Toscana (Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah)
  • ExcelsuS, IGT Toscana (Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot)
  • Cum Laude, IGT Toscana (Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah, Sangiovese)
  • BelnerO, IGT Toscana (Sangiovese)

White

  • San Angelo, IGT Toscana (Pinot Grigio)
  • Fontanelle, IGT Toscana (Chardonnay)

Dessert

  • FloruS late harvest / vendanges tardives, Moscadello di Montalcino DOC (Moscadello)

Wine activities

Wine Tasting

Tastings at our Enoteca Wine Bar starting from 16.00€ for a flight of 3 wines.

Wine and food pairing

Our wines paired with a selection of salami and Tuscan sheep cheese starting at 32.00€ per person.

Cellar visit

Guided winery tours from Monday to Friday (bank holidays excluded), free of charge.

Wine museum on site

Bottle and Glass Museum "John F. Mariani", located in the castle.

Self guided tour.

Tickets are 4.00€ per person.

Cooking classes

Map


Activities around

Abbey of Sant'Antimo

Località Sant'Antimo, Castelnuovo dell'Abate, 53024

Hot springs in Bagno Vignoni

Historica cities of Florence and Siena

Music Festival : Jazz, Classical

Accommodation

At Castello Banfi – Il Borgo you will find a refined and exclusive atmosphere where you can relax immersed in the Tuscan countryside, in one of its most historic, evocative and best preserved sites.

This ancient stone hamlet rose in the 1700s under the nurturing shade and protective walls and towers of Castello di Poggio alle Mura. Today is has been re-styled into the luxurious rooms and suites of this crown jewel of Tuscan hospitality.

Savor the authenticity of Tuscan cuisine and the freshest ingredients at the two restaurants.  For lunch, La Taverna, where tradition and authenticity meet under an ancient vaulted ceiling and for dinner, the elegant and refined Sala dei Grappoli.

Conveniences

Air-conditioning

Parking

Pool and spa

WiFi

Rates

Each of the ample 14 accommodation is distinctly designed and original, embellished and decorated by hand, with premium fabrics and exclusive accessories which underline the inherent elegance of Il Borgo.

The rooms are divided in the following categories :

  • 1 Double Room Classic;
  • 5 Double Rooms Riserva;
  • 3 Junior Suites;
  • 3 Suite Classic;
  • 1 Suite Riserva;
  • 1 Suite Riserva Poggio all’Oro (top suite).

Rates start from 440,00 Euro per night, according to the room category and the season.

The updated rates and packages are always available on the hotel website : www.castellobanfiilborgo.com

Tuscan buffet breakfast is included in the rate.

Heated outdoor pool.

Il Borgo is open from March 25th to November 13th.

Castello Banfi was founded in 1978 by the Italian-American brothers, John and Harry Mariani. The goal of the two brothers was to create a state-of-the-art winery combined with the most advanced science in the vineyards for the production of premium wines.

The Banfi estate extends to the south of Montalcino. Of the 7,100 acres of land, about one third is under vine in a constellation of single vineyards, the remainder occupied by olive groves, fruit trees and woods.

More than 7000 customized barrels and 100 large casks make up the heart of Banfi, which beats in the silent and peaceful ambience surrounding our winery. The historic fortress that crowns the estate hosts a luxury hotel Il Borgo, two classic tuscan restaurants, La Taverna for lunch and the refined Sala dei Grappoli for dinner, an elegant wine shop and a beautiful glass museum.

Wines available in North America

Grapes

Cabernet Sauvignon

Chardonnay

Merlot

Moscadello

Pinot Grigio

Sangiovese

Syrah



Red

  • Rosso di Montalcino DOC (Sangiovese)
  • Poggio alle Mura DOC, Rosso di Montalcino DOC (Sangiovese)
  • Brunello di Montalcino DOCG (Sangiovese)
  • Poggio alle Mura DOCG, Brunello di Montalcino DOCG (Sangiovese)
  • Poggio all’Oro Riserva, Brunello di Montalcino DOCG (Sangiovese)
  • SummuS, IGT Toscana (Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah)
  • ExcelsuS, IGT Toscana (Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot)
  • Cum Laude, IGT Toscana (Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah, Sangiovese)
  • BelnerO, IGT Toscana (Sangiovese)

White

  • San Angelo, IGT Toscana (Pinot Grigio)
  • Fontanelle, IGT Toscana (Chardonnay)

Dessert

  • FloruS late harvest / vendanges tardives, Moscadello di Montalcino DOC (Moscadello)

Wine Tasting

Tastings at our Enoteca Wine Bar starting from 16.00€ for a flight of 3 wines.

Wine and food pairing

Our wines paired with a selection of salami and Tuscan sheep cheese starting at 32.00€ per person.

Cellar visit

Guided winery tours from Monday to Friday (bank holidays excluded), free of charge.

Wine museum on site

Bottle and Glass Museum "John F. Mariani", located in the castle.

Self guided tour.

Tickets are 4.00€ per person.

Cooking classes

Activities around

Abbey of Sant'Antimo

Località Sant'Antimo, Castelnuovo dell'Abate, 53024

Hot springs in Bagno Vignoni

Historica cities of Florence and Siena

Music Festival : Jazz, Classical

At Castello Banfi – Il Borgo you will find a refined and exclusive atmosphere where you can relax immersed in the Tuscan countryside, in one of its most historic, evocative and best preserved sites.

This ancient stone hamlet rose in the 1700s under the nurturing shade and protective walls and towers of Castello di Poggio alle Mura. Today is has been re-styled into the luxurious rooms and suites of this crown jewel of Tuscan hospitality.

Savor the authenticity of Tuscan cuisine and the freshest ingredients at the two restaurants.  For lunch, La Taverna, where tradition and authenticity meet under an ancient vaulted ceiling and for dinner, the elegant and refined Sala dei Grappoli.

Conveniences

Air-conditioning

Parking

Pool and spa

WiFi



Rates

Each of the ample 14 accommodation is distinctly designed and original, embellished and decorated by hand, with premium fabrics and exclusive accessories which underline the inherent elegance of Il Borgo.

The rooms are divided in the following categories :

  • 1 Double Room Classic;
  • 5 Double Rooms Riserva;
  • 3 Junior Suites;
  • 3 Suite Classic;
  • 1 Suite Riserva;
  • 1 Suite Riserva Poggio all’Oro (top suite).

Rates start from 440,00 Euro per night, according to the room category and the season.

The updated rates and packages are always available on the hotel website : www.castellobanfiilborgo.com

Tuscan buffet breakfast is included in the rate.

Heated outdoor pool.

Il Borgo is open from March 25th to November 13th.