Argentario Golf Resort & SPA *****
The Argentario Golf Resort & Spa is located between Porto Ercole and Porto Santo Stefano, just a few minutes from the sea, where it has a partnership with a renowned private beach with a restaurant. In an ideal location for exploring the natural beauty of Tuscany’s Maremma and Argentario area, it also overlooks and 18-hole golf course and is surrounded by age-old cork and olive trees. The resort is open all year round and is suitable for families (with a range of services for children), sports enthusiasts (with an outdoor swimming pool, two tennis courts, two padel courts, a football pitch and jogging tracks) and for those wanting total relax, with a large spa that contains a pool, massage and beauty treatment cabins, a centre for nutritional and naturopathic programs, and a gym with the latest fitness equipment. The resort has a restaurant with a panoramic terrace that serves typical Tuscan cuisine made with local products, and a Congress Centre with 4 rooms of different capacities, one of which can accommodate up to 200 people. The resort also hosts events and ceremonies and provides a range of ad hoc services.
The Spa of the Argentario Golf Resort & Spa, the Espace Wellness Centre, covers 2700 square meters and includes a heated indoor swimming pool, a biosauna with chromotherapy, Kneipp pools, 6 cabins for massages and beauty treatments, a UVA tanning shower, and a gym. The centre also has a MediSpa, where it is possible to follow nutritional and naturopathic programs. Treatments range from anti-ageing to Caribbean therapies. The Espace Suite also contains a Spa that can be reserved for private use, with an aromatherapy Turkish bath, a cascade downer, hydro-massage with chromotherapy, a heated stone hammam bed and water beds.
The 73 bedrooms of the Argentario Golf Resort & Spa consist of: Superior Rooms, with the option of having communicating rooms; the Gallery Twin that can sleep up to 4 people; the Tuscany Junior Suite, the Travel Club Junior Suite and standard Suites, with separate living rooms, and some of which contain a Turkish bath, an exercise bike, kinesis or a Jacuzzi. There is also a cottage available, located around 200 meters from the main building overlooking the golf course. The cottage has 3 bedrooms, each with a private bathroom, a shared bathroom with a Jacuzzi and Turkish bath, a lounge with sofas and a dining area, and a well-equipped kitchen. All accommodation has modern conveniences and terraces of various sizes.
Furnished in the style of a traditional mountain chalet, with a panoramic terrace where meals are served during the summer, the “Dama Dama” restaurant of the Argentario Golf Resort & Spa serves typical local dishes and Mediterranean cuisine made with local products, some of which come from the resort’s own vegetable garden and orchard. The restaurant serves a light lunch and offers an à la carte menu for dinner. The restaurant also organises regular cooking courses for adults, children, groups and families, and tasting events where guests can try a range of wines, rums, chocolates and cigars. A new Golf Club House has been opened with a bar and a restaurant.
The hotel’s facilities and services include:
Thanks to its mild climate, the Maremma and Argentario can be explored at any time of the year. The location of the Argentario Golf Resort & Spa is within easy reach of some of the area’s most popular attractions, such as Ansedonia, a picturesque cliff-top town with an interesting archaeological site. Or there’s Orbetello, in the middle of a lagoon that is a protected WWF wildlife reserve, with a gothic cathedral, and the old Guzman explosives factory, built by the Spanish in 1692 and now home to the Archaeological Museum. Porto Ercole has a beautiful historic centre and a lively seafront, Porto Santo Stefano has two harbours, from which you can take a trip to the Islands of Giglio and Giannutri. The two islands can also be admired from Punta Telegrafo, the highest point of Mount Argentario at 635 msl. Nature lovers will enjoy a trip to the Duna Feniglia nature reserve, with its bird-watching cabins.
Kids (0-12) can access the indoor pool from 10am to 12pm and from 4pm to 6pm
Wireless internet access
18-hole golf course
Indoor swimming pool
Heated swimming pool
Beach with sunbeds and umbrellas
Parent and child parking
Pay and display parking
Free car parking
Garage for a fee