Il Castello del Calcione is an ancient family-owned estate. It is a castle surrounded by untouched woods, lakes, wildlife, farmhouses, olive groves, horses, authenticity and a lot of freedom.

It lies at the heart of Tuscany, away from the beaten track, between the cities of Siena and Arezzo. 

Whether you come in search of culture, art, or history, to celebrate a special anniversary, to enjoy a relaxing or adventurous vacation, or  to settle down and just experience country life for a while, you will find what you are looking for. 

There is truly something special about this place and a sincere wish to share this haven of wilderness and peace with like-minded souls in a creative way, honoring its history, and writing a new chapter of it.

The castle

Castello del Calcione has gone through a great variety of identities throughout the centuries, from a fortress-monastery to a modern country house.

Scattered around the hills of Calcione are several former farmhouses, tastefully renovated, balancing innovation with the conservation of the original architectural structure and character.

There are many ways to discover the nature surrounding Calcione.

A wide range of spaces is available to satisfy every need for individuals, companies, professional associations, and others.

Castello del Calcione has always been home for many horses, as there used to be one of the big- gest horse farms, which used to provide the horses for the famous race in Siena, the Palio.