Grand Hotel Terme Chianciano ****
Right from the start of your stay you will feel like you are part of a picture from a postcard, a picture that shows how beautiful Italy is, the country of historic towns perched on hilltops and immersed in lush greenery. The hotel is nestled into the architectural and natural setting with elegance, and not only in terms of the exterior of the hotel but also the interior thanks to the carefully selected furnishings, lights and facilities. The hotel boasts a fantastic health farm too and two rooms for conventions, meetings or events , the Galileo room, which can hold up to 100 people, and the Poliziano room, which can hold 30 guests. The facilities on offer and the enogastronomic proposals at the restaurant and bar are also optimum, and special attention is paid to children here at the mini club, and domestic animals are also welcome.
Distributed over more than 700mq2 of floor space, guests can find a salt water pool at 38 degrees, as well as: an external pool with a solarium, a Finnish Sauna with chrome therapy, a Turkish Bath, emotional showers, ice waterfall and a hydro-massage bath.
Body cures continue in the Fitness area and in the nine, designated treatment rooms for various treatments; the spirit is perpeptuated in the relax zone and tea room; hydro-therapy and thermal therapy are important for both health and beauty, improving your looks and your circulation, respiratory and articulary systems; at the same time, chrome therapy and aromatherapy help cure the body and the spirit. The centre completes its offering with facial treatments and body massages. Only a few metres away from the hotel lies the Thermal centre, equipped with 4 external swimming pools and 3 internal pools, all inter-connected and filled with water sourced from Sillene, which springs at a depth of 120 metres.
The 50 rooms at the hotel are split into three categories: standard comfort , deluxe and junior suite . Each room is decorated with care and elegance and special attention is paid to guests’ well-being and health with the use of natural and non-allergenic materials. Some of the rooms, which are all different from one another, have a Jacuzzi tub.
The Belle Vue restaurant can satisfy the requests of all its guests, from those who love the national cuisine to those who want to know more about the region’s gastronomy and those who prefer to eat low calorie dishes. What is more, guests can also complement their culinary experience with the great wines of this area, local products, aperitifs and drinks, which can be enjoyed at the hotel’s wine bar, the Pampano d’Oro.
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Chianciano Terme is located in the middle of an area that boasts wonderful landscapes, between the Chiana Valley and the Val d’Orcia, and it is also a sought-after spa destination thanks to the thermal water springs. It is also the ideal place to go if you are looking to get in contact with nature as there are numerous excursions and natural visits to go on in this area.
Over the years, the spa area and ancient town have developed in such a way to create a single urban complex that is united by one street where the majority of accommodation structures are located, as well as many businesses.
There are also many remains from the glorious past of this town and its thermae facilities are on show at the Simoneschi villa, at the entrance of Chianciano. This town is the ideal base for those who want to go on journeys to learn about history, culture and art, the testimonies of which can be found in many Tuscan towns. However, Val d’Orcia itself is full of spectacular Medieval churches and abbeys which all together create an unmissable itinerary since they are located in incredibly beautiful and natural areas.
Pienza, Montepulciano, Siena, Arezzo and San Gimignano are all easy to get to from Chianciano, and these towns are all renowned for their numerous points of touristic interest, as well as their solid food and wine traditions.
Children are permitted in the pool from 8.30am to 11am and 1pm to 3pm
Wireless internet access
Restaurants in the vicinity
Parent and child parking