Choose from some of the finest hotels and residences in Montalcino surrounded by lush Tuscan vineyards to stay during your wine holiday in this gorgeous wine region
Brunello di Montalcino is a wine produced in the province of Siena and precisely, as its name derives, in the territory of the municipality of Montalcino; in 1960 this wine was awarded the DOC (Denomination of Controlled Origin) while, first-ever in Italy, since 1980 Brunello di Montalcino boasts the DOCG (Denomination of Controlled and Guaranteed Origin)
Originally from the Sienese hills, Brunello di Montalcino is undoubtedly among the best known red wines both in Italy and in the rest of the world. It is produced only in the territory of Montalcino, therefore its limited production makes this wine of exceptional quality. Moreover, the older the wine the better it becomes. On your next visit to Montalcino, you may find out how the Brunello di Montalcino is produced and what its organoleptic characteristics are, which have made it - quite rightly - very popular both among experts and among simple wine lovers. Brunello di Montalcino is produced exclusively with Sangiovese grapes from the municipal territory of Montalcino. Not only must the grapes come from here, but in this well-defined geographical area must also take place all the operations of vinification, ageing (both in wood and in bottles), conservation and bottling. It is also allowed to specify on the label from which area of the territory in particular ("Vigna", for example) come the grapes used for winemaking.
This historic land also boasts of many luxurious accommodations where you can truly unwind and revel in the beauty of your surroundings. The hotels in Montalcino not only offer stunning vistas and aesthetic rooms, but also state-of-the-art spas and wellness centres which are sure to rejuvenate you to the fullest. Along with the Tuscan hospitality, you will also be tasting authentic Tuscan gastronomy in some of the finest restaurants that these hotels boast of! And of course, with local cuisine come local wines. With many hotels in close vicinity of wineries and vineyards, you can indulge in wine tasting sessions and hikes in the vineyards and in the others, you can enjoy a grand wine list to choose from!
So contact our members or our local travel expert in Tuscany to experience the best of Italian hospitality by booking yourself a staycation in one of the best hotels in Montalcino!
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