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Villa di Piazzano

Villa di Piazzano welcomes children from 7 years old. 

This hotel is seasonal and welcoming guests from April to October.

Down-to-earth luxury at this Renaissance country estate in the Tuscan hills

When you arrive at Villa di Piazzano, you’ll experience a warm Italian welcome that’s made visitors feel at home for over 500 years. This historic estate was originally the hunting lodge of Cardinal Passerini, a favourite of the Medicis. Wild boar may still be a seasonal delicacy here, but today this luxury hotel is devoted to far more relaxing pursuits.

From the moment you’re greeted at the door, Villa di Piazzano begins to work its magic. Time seems to move more slowly – allowing every day to be spent exactly as you wish. Wander from your peaceful, heritage-inspired room to the sun-soaked pool. Or grab a bike and head out to tackle some of those Tuscan hills. When you’ve worked up an appetite, sit down to an ultra-local Italian feast at the restaurant, where the vegetables are plucked fresh from the hotel gardens.

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Set on the border between Tuscany and Umbria, Villa di Piazzano puts you in pride of place for discovering the region’s highlights. Explore captivating medieval cities like Siena. Or hop over the border to pretty Perugia. Cortona, with its Renaissance piazzas and ancient Etruscan heritage, is just 10 minutes away by car. Of course, you’d be forgiven for staying put – Villa di Piazzano casts a spell that’s hard to break. 


Enjoy your stay!


29 Rooms |  2 Floors |  1 Restaurant | 

4.9 /5

208 reviews

Country

Country House Hotel

Historic

Historic Hotel

Pool

Pool

Adults

Adults Only

Alessandra Wimpole Independent Minds

Independent Minds: Alessandra Wimpole

When hospitality is part of your heritage, as it is for Alessandra Wimpole, whose grandmother began a thriving hotel business in Rome in the 1950s, choosing a hotel with history seemed only natural when continuing her family’s traditions. It was love at first sight for Alessandra when visiting Villa di Piazzano, an abandoned estate in Tuscany which was originally built in the 1500s as the hunting lodge of Cardinal Passerini, a favourite of the Medicis.

 

Our rooms

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Superior Double


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Deluxe Double


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Garden Junior Suite


Sleeps 3
King
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Villa Junior Suite


Sleeps 3
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Garden Suite


Sleeps 3
King
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Villa Suite


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2 Bedroom Suite


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Grand Suite


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Ratings

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Global Rating

4.9 /5

4.9

208 reviews

INVITED Rating

4.9 /5
5 /5
Tripadvisor score 5.0

5

968 reviews

INVITED Reviews

100 %

of reviewers would recommend this hotel


5

An amazing atmosphere!

We were most impressed with the high quality of service. The staff was friendly and the food and wine were excellent. I would not hesitate to book this hotel again. Special thanks to Dario and Dana.

By Mario Sep ’22 Trip Type Friends


5

A tranquil and charming, beautiful in every way stay.

From the moment we arrived we felt so taken care of. Not only is the property itself incredibly beautiful (the photos online do not do it justice at all), but the staff are even more incredible. Everyone is so kind and helpful. We couldn't get over the sheer beauty of the property from the tree lined Read more[SPLIT]Read lessentrance, the charming outdoor dining area overlooking the pool, to the incredible library parlor in the main building overlooking the garden. One of our favorite parts was a small shaded section of seating underneath some trees looking far out towards the town of Cortona up on the hill, and we were served a bottle of wine as we watched the sunset over the hills. Overall we had an amazing stay and would absolutely come back again.

By Chelsea Sep ’22 Trip Type Couple


5

Charming hotel, great staff, very nice room. Excellent restaurant !

Charming hotel, great staff, very nice room. Excellent restaurant !

By Guillaume Sep ’22 Trip Type Couple


Villa di Piazzano, Italy

4.9

(based on 23 reviews)

100 %

of reviewers would recommend this hotel


5

An amazing atmosphere!

We were most impressed with the high quality of service. The staff was friendly and the food and wine were excellent. I would not hesitate to book this hotel again. Special thanks to Dario and Dana.

By Mario Sep ’22 Trip Type Friends


5

A tranquil and charming, beautiful in every way stay.

From the moment we arrived we felt so taken care of. Not only is the property itself incredibly beautiful (the photos online do not do it justice at all), but the staff are even more incredible. Everyone is so kind and helpful. We couldn't get over the sheer beauty of the property from the tree lined Read more[SPLIT]Read lessentrance, the charming outdoor dining area overlooking the pool, to the incredible library parlor in the main building overlooking the garden. One of our favorite parts was a small shaded section of seating underneath some trees looking far out towards the town of Cortona up on the hill, and we were served a bottle of wine as we watched the sunset over the hills. Overall we had an amazing stay and would absolutely come back again.

By Chelsea Sep ’22 Trip Type Couple


5

Charming hotel, great staff, very nice room. Excellent restaurant !

Charming hotel, great staff, very nice room. Excellent restaurant !

By Guillaume Sep ’22 Trip Type Couple


5

great atmosphere, beautiful countryside, outdoor dining, good services, quiet and peacefull

outdoor breafast and dining - walks in the countryside - close to many places of interest

By Benoit Aug ’22 Trip Type Couple


4

Picturesque remote villa

Beautiful well maintain grounds and pool area. Lovely rooms and decor.

By Persis Aug ’22 Trip Type Couple


5

Toscan holidays

Great stay at the Villa. We could feel the Toscan vibe and enjoy every moment. Perfect location. Very close to Cortona and also other cities.

By Karolina Aug ’22 Trip Type Couple


5

Beautiful historic villa in the countryside

We had an amazing 5 days at the villa. Every member of the staff was extremely helpful and courteous.

By Zoltan Jul ’22 Trip Type Couple


5

Amazing stay, memorable experience!

Our time with Michele the sommelier he was very informative. Breakfast and Dinner was an experience. They were there to make you remember what pampering is all about.

By Michelle Jun ’22 Trip Type Couple


5

A most beautiful place with the most wonderful people

The service was impeccable; the food delicious and the staff so attentive

By Michael May ’22 Trip Type Couple


5

Perfect stay

Enjoyed a gorgeous dinner for my girlfriend birthday and also tasted the most decadent birthday cake made just for her by the pastry chef.

By Federico Oct ’21 Trip Type Couple


5

A wounderful quiet place with excelent service

Wounderful quiet time in the evening and discet service

By Nora Oct ’21 Trip Type Individual


5

One of the best hotels in Italy

A beautiful and charming villa in the middle of the Umbria/Tuscany countyside. The most attentive staff and amazing atmosphere. A true gem.

By Fabio Sep ’21 Trip Type Couple


4

The hotel and the staff are charming. The sundown is amazing.

The sundowners were delicious. The restaurant excellent.

By jeanyves Aug ’21 Trip Type Couple


5

Great service

We saw a family of wild pigs acrossing the field during the breakfast. Very natur friendly location.

By Minkyu Aug ’21 Trip Type Family


5

Heaven on earth really exists !

We enjoyed every second in this hotel, a relaxing atmosphere, professional service, great location,... We will be back soon ! For sure !

By philippea Aug ’21 Trip Type Couple


5

Perfect location for a weekend out

Spectacular location, we get an upgrade to a recently renovated junior suites and it was amazing. Also the breakfast and the dinner was unforgettable.

By Simone Sep ’20 Trip Type Couple


5

Beautiful hotel in Tuscany

Very kind staff, beautiful and well kept estate in a spectacular setting. Will truly recommend this to anyone traveling to the region. I was celebrating my wedding anniversary and received a room upgrade upon arrival to a beautiful suite.

By Felipe Jul ’20 Trip Type Couple


5

Beautifully appointed villa and grounds, attentive service and staff.

We loved our stay at this peaceful countryside spot. The grounds are beautifully maintained as is the beautiful villa itself. The rooms are each uniquely decorated, very comfortable and charming. The staff is attentive and helpful. Food at breakfasts and dinner was wonderful. Location is great for day Read more[SPLIT]Read lesstrips into Tuscany, and conveniently located just 10 minutes from Cortona. You need a car here.

By Jeannie Oct ’19 Trip Type Couple


5

Beautiful countryside location with terrific, friendly service

Gorgeous view of Cortona from the property. Beautifully maintained grounds. But the highlight was the truly attentive service - at all hours.

By Christopher Aug ’19 Trip Type Family


5

Beautiful setting, lovely room, courteous staff.

Dinner al fresco - what a lovely place to eat a meal!

By Victoria Jul ’19 Trip Type Friends


4

Beautiful location

Tuscany hills, Cortona and a beautiful location are unforgettable pictures. The location is a peacefull place.

By MarcoGiambattista Jul ’19 Trip Type Couple


5

Amazing stay at Villa Piazzano

The entire property is simply gorgeous. Tremendous elegance everywhere. Don’t miss the specialized dinner, worth every penny. The food is tremendous and so is the hospitality. We would love to return one day.

By Marc Jul ’19 Trip Type Couple


5

Would highly recommend for the perfect vacation for couples or a group of friends.

Dinner in the Hotel was wonderful.

By Joan May ’19 Trip Type Couple


Key Features

Free
Free parking
Air
Air conditioning
Restaurant
Restaurant
Free
Free Wi-Fi
Room
Room service

All Hotel Features and Services

  • Concierge desk
  • Turndown service
  • Free parking
  • Wakeup service
  • Meeting rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Safe deposit box
  • Bar
  • Family friendly

All Hotel Features and Services

  • Concierge desk
  • Turndown service
  • Free parking
  • Wakeup service
  • Meeting rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Safe deposit box
  • Bar
  • Family friendly
  • Pet Friendly
  • Full service housekeeping
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Security
  • Restaurant
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi in public areas

Food And Drinks

In a region with as strong a culinary heritage as Tuscany, it’s no surprise Villa di Piazzano’s chefs don’t need to look far for inspiration. The restaurant has embraced the ‘Kilometre Zero’ philosophy, sourcing seasonal ingredients from its own gardens and nearby producers. Feast on local delicacies – courgette flowers in summer, wild boar in autumn and Tuscan wine from the hotel cellars all year round. If you fancy picking up some tips to take home, Villa di Piazzano also runs cooking classes.

L Antica Casina di Caccia

Served Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner The Ristorante L Antica Casina di Caccia serves Italian dishes inspired by the regional Tuscan cuisine with fresh produce from our organic kitchen garden. We respect a 0 km philosophy. The name pays homage to the original owner- Cardinal Silvio Passerini- who once used the Villa as his hunting estate. In the summer months the outdoor pergola offers stunning views of the lush green hills and romantic sunsets.

Location of your stay

Hotel Address

Villa di Piazzano

Loc Piazzano 7

Cortona

52044

Italy

Check in:

1500

Check out:

1100

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Where is it?

45 kms to airport S. Egidio

128 kms to airport Peretola

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