COMO Castello Del Nero, Tuscany, Italy | Wellbeing Escapes

COMO Castello Del Nero

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COMO Castello Del Nero
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Overview

COMO Castello Del Nero is the latest addition to the COMO family. Hidden in the rolling hills of Chianti in Tuscany, the hotel is a 12th Century castle with Renaissance frescoes, marble bathrooms and all within 750 acres of grounds. Come here to taste the local wines from the wine cellar, dine in the Michelin Star restaurant and explore the surrounding countryside. Of course, the show-stopper is the COMO Shambala Retreat Spa. As with all COMO Spas, the Shambala Retreat follows their healthy living philosophy which nurtures mind and body and offers soothing therapies and healing treatments using traditional Eastern techniques. Come to COMO Castello Del Nero for a luxury escape where you can indulge yourself. 

** Hotel is closed from 11th November 2021 to 1st April 2022 **


When to go

Tuscany tends to be mild all year round. The hottest months are July and August. The best time to visit is from April to June and then September and October when it’s warm but not as muggy.
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What we love

  • It’s a historical 12th Century castle brimming with charm mixed with light-toned contemporary design 
  • Book a star gazing session with an astrologer for the ultimate experience  
  • COMO Shambala’s healthy living philosophy which is engrained into every aspect of the hotel.  

Who should go

  • Couples looking for a beautifully romantic destination in the heart of the Italian countryside  
  • Those looking to indulge and enjoy all the delicacies that the region has to offer (including the delicious wine) 
  • If you want to relax in a peaceful location and enjoy some soothing spa treatments and therapies.  

Offers

  • Early bird offers 2022:
  • - 10% off the room price if you book 21 days prior, min 3 nights (valid for the whole year)
  • - 15% off the room price if you book 90 days prior, min 3 nights (valid for the whole year)
  • - 20% off the room price if you book 120 days prior, min 3 nights (valid between 1 Apr - 1 June & 1 - 13 Nov)


Have a question?
This hotel is not fully available from 11/11/2021 until 31/03/2022, from 13/05/2022 until 14/05/2022 and from 05/08/2022 until 07/08/2022. Please email or call us on +44 (0)20 3735 7555 to find our more details about availability.

Bed & Breakfast

Enjoy a full hotel experience with daily breakfast and access to spa facilities. You can add any spa treatments, meals or tours on a la carte basis and create your dream stay.


Price from:

£257 per night per person when sharing/£515 per night single use in low season

£375 per night per person when sharing/£750 per night single use in high season 

*These prices don't include any discounts, please contact us for a personalised quote

The Programme
  • Daily Breakfast
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi in guest rooms and common areas
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Complimentary in-room coffee and tea-making facilities
  • Complimentary access to an ice fountain, sauna, steam room and Vitality pool
  • Complimentary access to group yoga and Pilates (as per weekly schedule)

City tax of Euro 4 per person per night for first 4 nights of the stay is payable at the resort. Kids under 14 are excluded.

Wellbeing Exclusives and Benefits
  • Advanced booking *
  • - 10% discount if booked at least 14 days in advance
  • Free nights offer *
  • - Stay 4/pay 3 if booked 21 days prior
  • - For stays from 11 Jun - 2 Sept & 17 Oct - 02 Jan 22
  • - Stay 7/pay 5 if booked 21 days prior
  • -For stays from 11 Jun - 2 Sept & 17 Oct - 02 Jan 22

*Above offers are not combinable

Exclusive Wellbeing Booster

Our signature wellbeing booster programme promises to relax your body and soothe your soul. Enjoy 2 lovely spa treatments and one session of private movement class- your choice of yoga, Pilates or PT session. Plus join any group activities, play tennis or simply relax by the pool. World of luxury spa is awaiting. Minimum 2 nights stay.


Price from:

£878 per person when sharing/£1,390 for single use in low season for 2 nights stay 

£1,110 per person when sharing/£1,860 for single use in high season for 2 nights stay 

*These prices don't include any discounts, please contact us for a personalised quote


The Programme
  • 1 COMO Shambala massage  (60 minutes) 
  • 1 Foot or Indian head massage(30 minutes) 
  • 1 Private yoga, Pilates or PT session (60 minutes) 
  • Complimentary access to our thermal suites: gentle sauna, aromatic steam room, invigorating showers, ice fountain, heated hydrotherapy pool and relaxation area
  • Complimentary access to the gym, pool, yoga studio and tennis courts
  • Complimentary daily scheduled activities (which include yoga, Pilates and walks around our estate)
  • Daily breakfast

City tax of Euro 4 per person per night for first 4 nights of the stay is payable at the resort. Kids under 14 are excluded.

Wellbeing Exclusives and Benefits
  • Advanced booking *
  • - 10% discount if booked at least 14 days in advance
  • Free nights offer *
  • - Stay 4/pay 3 if booked 21 days prior
  • - For stays from 11 Jun - 2 Sept & 17 Oct - 02 Jan 22
  • - Stay 7/pay 5 if booked 21 days prior
  • -For stays from 11 Jun - 2 Sept & 17 Oct - 02 Jan 22

*Above offers are not combinable

Exclusive Fitness Booster

Minimum 3 nights stay. Our signature fitness booster programme is perfect if you prefer staying active on your holiday but want to enjoy some proper R&R time too. Programme includes 2 private fitness session of your choice as well as a deep tissue massage to release any tension in your body.


Price from:

£1,200 per person when sharing/£1,980 for single use in low season for 3 nights stay

£1,560 per person when sharing/£2,680 for single use in high season for 3 nights stay

*These prices don't include any discounts, please contact us for a personalised quote



The Programme
  • 2 Private yoga, Pilates or PT session (60 minutes)
  • 1 Deep tissue massage (60 minutes) 
  • Complimentary access to our thermal suites: gentle sauna, aromatic steam room, invigorating showers, ice fountain, heated hydrotherapy pool and relaxation area
  • Complimentary access to the gym, pool, yoga studio and tennis courts
  • Complimentary daily scheduled activities (which include yoga, Pilates and walks around our estate)
  • Daily breakfast

City tax of Euro 4 per person per night for first 4 nights of the stay is payable at the resort. Kids under 14 are excluded.

Wellbeing Exclusives and Benefits
  • Advanced booking *
  • - 10% discount if booked at least 14 days in advance
  • Free nights offer *
  • - Stay 4/pay 3 if booked 21 days prior
  • - For stays from 11 Jun - 2 Sept & 17 Oct - 02 Jan 22
  • - Stay 7/pay 5 if booked 21 days prior
  • -For stays from 11 Jun - 2 Sept & 17 Oct - 02 Jan 22

*Above offers are not combinable

Exclusive Yoga Booster

If you are a dedicated yogi and wish to keep up your practice on holiday this is a right programme for you. Practice your downward dog and other asanas with 2 private sessions. Add a soothing deep tissue massage on top. Winning combination! Minimum stay is 3 nights.


Price from:

£1,200 per person when sharing/£1,980 for single use in low season for 3 nights stay

£1,560 per person when sharing/£2,680 for single use in high season for 3 nights stay 

*These prices don't include any discounts, please contact us for a personalised quote


The Programme
  • 2 Private yoga sessions (60 minutes)
  • 1 Deep tissue massage (60 minutes)
  • Complimentary access to our thermal suites: gentle sauna, aromatic steam room, invigorating showers, ice fountain, heated hydrotherapy pool and relaxation area
  • Complimentary access to the gym, pool, yoga studio and tennis courts
  • Complimentary daily scheduled activities (which include yoga, Pilates and walks around our estate)
  • Daily breakfast

City tax of Euro 4 per person per night for first 4 nights of the stay is payable at the resort. Kids under 14 are excluded.

Wellbeing Exclusives and Benefits
  • Advanced booking *
  • - 10% discount if booked at least 14 days in advance
  • Free nights offer *
  • - Stay 4/pay 3 if booked 21 days prior
  • - For stays from 11 Jun - 2 Sept & 17 Oct - 02 Jan 22
  • - Stay 7/pay 5 if booked 21 days prior
  • -For stays from 11 Jun - 2 Sept & 17 Oct - 02 Jan 22

*Above offers are not combinable

Exclusive Pilates Booster

This package gives you a rare opportunity to focus on your practice of Pilates. Enjoy 2 one to one sessions with a coach to either start your practice or bring it to another level. Programme also includes a deep tissue massage to soothe your aching muscles. Minimum stay for this programme is 3 nights.


Price from:

£1,200 per person when sharing/£1,980 for single use in low season for 3 nights stay

£1,560 per person when sharing/£2,680 for single use in high season for 3 nights stay

*These prices don't include any discounts, please contact us for a personalised quote



The Programme
  • 2 Private Pilates sessions (60 minutes)
  • 1 Deep tissue massage (60 minutes)
  • Complimentary access to our thermal suites: gentle sauna, aromatic steam room, invigorating showers, ice fountain, heated hydrotherapy pool and relaxation area
  • Complimentary access to the gym, pool, yoga studio and tennis courts
  • Complimentary daily scheduled activities (which include yoga, Pilates and walks around our estate)
  • Daily breakfast

City tax of Euro 4 per person per night for first 4 nights of the stay is payable at the resort. Kids under 14 are excluded.

Wellbeing Exclusives and Benefits
  • Advanced booking *
  • - 10% discount if booked at least 14 days in advance
  • Free nights offer *
  • - Stay 4/pay 3 if booked 21 days prior
  • - For stays from 11 Jun - 2 Sept & 17 Oct - 02 Jan 22
  • - Stay 7/pay 5 if booked 21 days prior
  • -For stays from 11 Jun - 2 Sept & 17 Oct - 02 Jan 22

*Above offers are not combinable

Wellness

A COMO hotel would not be complete without the signature COMO Shambala retreat. This elegant, cocooning sanctuary offers a range of spa treatments and therapies including massages, yoga or non-surgical Guinot facials. The treatments help to tone, detoxify and revitalise your body while providing a relaxing experience with hands-on healing.  

The facilities include 7 treatment rooms, ice fountain, sauna, aromatic steam room, relaxation area and heated pool. You can also enjoy the 25-metre outdoor pool (heated), fully equipped gym, yoga and Pilates studio, outdoor fitness area and two tennis courts. 


Example treatments at COMO Castello Del Nero
  • COMO Shambala massage
  • Indian head massage
  • COMO Shambala skin detoxifying treatment
  • Hydraderm cellular energy facial

Activities

Activities available at resort
  • Tennis
  • Cocktail making class
  • Cooking classes
  • Walking and hiking
  • Cycling

Activities available at the surrounding area
  • Wine tours and tasting
  • Excursions around Tuscany
  • Explore town of Pisa
  • Gelato making classes in San Gimignano
  • Embark on a truffle hunt in the local forest
  • Golf nearby

Typical Group Classes

  • Yoga (complimentary group classes 3-4 times a week)
  • Private meditation (extra charge)
  • Private family yoga classes (extra charge)

Rooms

COMO Castello Del Nero has 50 rooms in total ranging from standard rooms to suites. Designed by Paola Navone, they are airy, spacious and cool-toned. Many rooms overlook the surrounding hills and the lakes.  
Estate Room at
Estate Room
The Estate rooms are 25 - 38 Sqm with peaceful courtyard or garden views

The bed is a queen size or can be made into twin. 

Facilities include wi-fi, mini bar, hairdryer, climate control, safe and COMO Shambala bathroom amenities

Tavarnelle Room
Tavarnelle Room
The Tavarnelle rooms are 36 - 50 Sqm overlooking Tuscany's rolling hills. The room has a seating area.

The bed is queen size or can be made into twin.

Facilities include wi-fi, mini bar, hairdryer, LCD TV, climate control, safe and COMO Shambala bathroom amenities

Tavarnelle Suite
Tavarnelle Suite
The Tavarnelle suites are 40 - 70 Sqm and overlook the courtyard, Italian gardens or Tuscan hills. The Suite has a separate living area and the bathroom is fitted with a shower. 

The bed is queen size or can be made into twin. 

Facilities include wi-fi, mini bar, hairdryer, bathrobe, slippers,  LCD TV, climate control, safe and COMO Shambala bathroom amenities.

Loft Suite
Loft Suite
These suites are split level with a spacious living area on the lower floor and master bedroom on the upper floor.

The size is 55 - 81 Sqm and the bathroom has a separate shower and bathtub.

Facilities include wi-fi, mini bar, hairdryer, bathrobe, slippers, LCD TV, climate control, safe and COMO Shambala bathroom amenities.

What’s on the menu

COMO Castello Del Nero is the perfect place if you really want to indulge. There are three restaurants to chose from. Each restaurant uses carefully sourced produce from around the Tuscany region to create nourishing and flavoursome menus. There is also an atmospheric 12th century wine cellar offering wine or olive oil tasting. 

You can book bed and breakfast with Wellbeing Escapes or you can upgrade to half board (breakfast and dinner). Dinner is served in the Michelin star La Torre or lunch and dinner in the La Taverna or Pavilion.  

La Torre at COMO Castello del Nero
La Torre
The delicious Michelin-star restaurant showcasing inventive Italian cuisine at its finest.
La Taverna at COMO Castello del Nero
La Taverna
Set in the castle's original 12th century kitchen with an open fire and classic Italian dishes.
Pavilion at COMO Castello del Nero
Pavilion
Open throughout summer only offering all-day dining overlooking the hills, vineyards and olive groves. The perfect place for al fresco dining.

Location

Surrounded by the beautiful rolling hills of Chianti in Tuscany, the hotel is set in the heart of it’s historic 740 acre estate. Florence and Siena are driving distance where you can explore the world's best galleries, architecture or do a bit of retail therapy.

Nearest airport

The closet airport is Florence. It is approximately 40 minutes by car. You can also fly into Pisa and from here, the transfer is approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes. 

Families, Children & Infants

Everyone is welcome here. The minimum age for the spa is 16 years old.

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