Paradise found: Castello di Vicarello

If you’re yearning for peace, sunshine and great food and wine in a beautiful, rural setting then this former family home, in a 12th-century castle in Tuscany, is a remote, rooted retreat of the most rarified kind

14th March, 2021
8
Castello di Vicarello includes all the amenities of a luxury boutique hotel but with the personal touch and attention to detail that you’d expect from a small B&B

Nestled away in the historic and colourful Tuscan countryside lies Castello di Vicarello, a recently restored, family-owned, 12th-century castle. Offering panoramic views over olive groves and vineyards, this is a traditional and authentic Italian destination that exudes luxury. The property was first discovered by Carlo and Aurora Baccheschi-Berti in the early eighties. At this time, the castle was just a ruin but the pair saw potential and moved their family here to start a new...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Currency

What's Included

With any subscription you will have access to

  • 971569B3-2C5E-4C45-B798-CEADE16987A8

    Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps

  • 099C8662-C57C-42F2-9426-F2F90DF17C8F

    Unlimited access to our eReader library

  • 198AE43B-B9CF-4892-8769-D63C2104BA08

    Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week

  • D8F37B78-25E4-4E4A-A376-4F5789B1564A

    Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you

  • B15F2521-37CD-4E02-B898-730A20D39F7F

    Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences

  • A564FE02-1AB8-4579-AF9D-BA32A2E5ACA7

    Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine

Related Stories

Staying the course: the best of Irish luxury staycations

Travel Arlene Harris 2 months ago

Travel: Taking a philosophical view on life

Travel Isabel Conway 2 months ago

Edel Coffey: Galway life lessons give Dubliners’ notions The Finger

Travel Edel Coffey 3 months ago

Choose your own adventure: ten epic challenges you can take on this summer

Travel Heather Snelgar 3 months ago