The Hotel Relais Osteria dell’Orcia in Bagno Vignoni in Val D’Orcia, Unesco World Heritage Site, is an elegant and welcoming four star hotel with the warmth of a country house that welcomes it’s guests in just 16 unique rooms divided in four categories.
Born from the loving restoration of a Staging In built in the 1520 along the Via Francigena between Bagno Vignoni and Castiglione d’Orcia.
Pilgrims travelling from the north of Europe to Rome stopped to rest, have a meal and change horses at the Osteria dell’Orcia and today the centuries old tradition of hospitality is continued .
The foot bridge on the river Orcia connects the Osteria to Bagno Vignoni in five minutes of pleasant walk.
At guests disposal the restaurant with recipes inspired by the great Tuscan tradition, the bar and the cosy sitting room with tapestry and fireplace.
From the manicured gardens and the infinity pool guests can enjoy marvellous views of the Val d’Orcia. Within easy reach many beautiful towns rich in art and history: San Quirico, Pienza, Montepulciano, Montalcino, Monticchiello and Radicofani . Siena is just one hour away while Rome and Florence are two hours distance.
During spring, summer and early autumn in the gardens shaded by a gazebo and with the restful sound of the river Orcia guests can enjoy wellness treatments.
Guest of the Osteria dell’Orcia will rediscover the ancient rhythm of nature, of the passing seasons, of the ever changing light and skies that designs a landscape forged in centuries by the work of man in an enchanted valley blessed with historical and architectonical beauties .