If there is a single word more alluring than Italy, then it must be its own heart and soul … Tuscany. Always so much more than a place, Tuscany, Italy is first a way of life, each present moment infused with centuries of the world’s favorite art, culture, food and wine.
In the rolling hills—not far from the mythic cities of Florence, Siena and San Gimignano—is one of the largest private landholdings in all of Italy. Two grand cypress-lined lanes ascend to an historic castle now boutique hotel considered to be among the best in the world. Dotting the 4,200-acre historic estate are restored Casale Villas and Farmhouses. This treasured property is Castello di Casole - A Timbers Resort. We invite you to be a part of it.
Suite Classica depicts a classic Junior Suite layout with exposed stonework, mosaic bathroom flooring and an elegant rustic feel. The Suite Classica contains comfortable upholstered furniture, vibrant color palettes and custom antiques and cabinetry.
The suites are inspired by Tuscany's classic hues such as terra cotta, soothing blue and cypress green.
Suite Magnifica is refined, romantic and sophisticated in style with a spacious layout. All suites offer commanding views of the interior courtyard or surrounding countryside. The suite is accented with Tuscan colors including shades of terracotta, soothing blue and cypress green. Traditional wood beamed ceilings and detailed wall finishes frame each of the suites and are decorated with precious local antiques, plush sofas and fine Italian fabrics. Unique accessories sourced from local vendors accent the suites along with original oil paintings and traditional photographs. Bathrooms are spacious and luxurious featuring Carrara marble, classic custom bath fittings and unique antiqued mirrors. All bathrooms include personalized amenities diffusing local Tuscan scents, heated towel racks, separate double showerheads and Italian design freestanding bathtubs.
Suite Grandiosa depicts a refined and sophisticated style and feel and are quite generous in size. All suites have views of the interior courtyard or surrounding countryside and offer a separate sitting area from the bedroom. The rich color palette of the suites is inspired by Tuscany's classic hues such as terracotta, soothing blue and cypress green. Wood beamed ceilings and plastered wall finishes frame each of the suites, which are appointed with local antiques, plush sofas and chairs covered in vibrant Italian fabrics, and custom cabinetry and tables made by local craftsmen. Unique accessories sourced from local vendors accent the suites along with original oil paintings and traditional photographs. Bathrooms are spacious and luxurious featuring Carrara marble, classic bath fittings and antiqued mirrors. All bathrooms include personalized amenities diffusing local Tuscan scents, heated towel racks, separate double showerheads and Italian design freestanding bathtubs. Suite Grandiosa sizes range from 70 to 90 square meters or 753 to 968 square feet.
Originally reserved for the estate's lemon trees during cold weather, the Limonaia Suites comprise of five suites that open up to private outdoor garden terraces with comfortable seating. The primary entry to the suite is to the upstairs living area, decorated in a contemporary Tuscan design featuring two-story ceiling-to-floor windows allowing the rooms abundant natural light. The master bedroom is located on the lower level with a private garden terrace off of the main bedroom and bath area with comfortable outdoor seating.
Inspired by modern Italian design, the architecture of the Oliveto Suite or “olive grove” suites take full advantage of the exterior surroundings and incredible views. The Oliveto Suites are a short stroll to the main castle and are an enticing confluence of rustic Tuscan charm combined with new world Italian flair. These suites have a private one bedroom apartment feel with stunning views from both the living room and bedroom and offer large private, outdoor terrace, which are unique and very uncommon in Tuscany.
The Studio Suite is Castello’s smallest and most economical room type. The rich color palette of the suite is inspired by Tuscany’s classic hues such as terracotta, soothing blues and cypress greens. Wood beamed ceilings and plastered wall finishes frame each of the suites, which are appointed with local antiques, comfortable upholstery in vibrant Italian fabrics. The bathroom feature natural daylight and Carrara marble or mosaic bathroom flooring, classic custom bath fittings and antiqued mirrors.
As a guest of the boutique hotel or an owner within the Private Residence Club, you can expect exceptional personal services at Castello di Casole. Timbers Resorts brings its celebrated and distinctive service standards to every aspect of this Tuscan estate, where an enthusiastic team of hospitality experts makes every day in Tuscany more special than the one before.
Attentive bilingual concierges will see to your every request during your stay, assisting with every aspect of your accommodations, including dinner reservations, guided Italian tours, and family activities in Tuscany and beyond.
Estate-produced wine, extra virgin olive oil and fresh flowers anticipate your arrival, and your refrigerator and pantries are stocked with necessities. There is daily housekeeping and nightly turndown service, 24-hour in-room or in-residence dining, transportation to and from the property, babysitting services and children’s activities, and much more. Simply ask, and consider it done.
And beyond the expected, you’ll delight in the experience and sense of feeling at home away from home, because this is what defines the service at Timbers Resorts properties.