Due Mari Hotel & Benessere Aquadei ***
In Rapolano Terme, surrounded by the hills of Chianti and the Crete Senesi, the Hotel Due Mari stands in its own private park with an outdoor swimming pool. As well as the pool, the hotel’s wellness facilities also include a large Spa and Wellness Centre. The perfect location for a relaxing stay in Tuscany, the hotel is also an excellent base for visiting the nearby cities of art and wine tasting tours. The hotel’s restaurant offers the chance to try the best and most authentic Tuscan recipes accompanied by the finest local wines in a wonderful setting that offers panoramic views of the surrounding hills and gardens. The Congress Room, with its independent entrance, makes the hotel suitable for business events for up to 80 delegates.
With free entry for hotel guests, the AcquaDei Spa contains a Tepidarium with water heated to 34°C and hydro massage jets, a Calidarium (steam bath) at 42°C, a Frigidarium (natural temperature spring water), three hydro massage pools at 35°C, a Finnish sauna, and a relaxation zone. In all, the hotel has three swimming pools: an outdoor pool, and the aromatherapy and saltwater pools in the spa. The Wellness Centre offers massage and beauty treatments that use cosmetic products based on natural active ingredients; the centre has an area dedicated to wine treatments, a hammam, and several booths for treatments using chocolate, honey, wine, and cream. The wellness offer also includes a convention with the San Giovanni Thermal Spa.
There are 57 rooms and suites at the Hotel Due Mari, including Small, Standard, Comfort, and Superior room types and Junior Suites. The style and colours used to decorate each room vary, while all have a private bathroom, telephone, satellite TV, and air conditioning. Superior rooms also have a safe, minibar, and terrace or balcony, while the Junior Suites have an additional lounge area.
The restaurant at the Hotel Due Mari proposes exquisite menus inspired by the great culinary tradition of Tuscany and use locally produced ingredients. The large glass walls around the restaurant offer spectacular views of the verdant park, the outdoor swimming pool, and the hills around Siena. The menu includes the renowned cuts of Chianina beef and Cinta Senese pork, and a selection of homemade desserts. The wine cellar contains almost 300 different wine labels, most of which are produced in Tuscany.
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Rapolano Terme is in an excellent position for visiting Tuscany’s most renowned cities and points of interest, many of which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Siena is just 20 km from the hotel, a city that has remained largely unchanged since it emerged as a jewel of medieval Tuscany; Pienza, a model of the “ideal city” and a picture postcard of inspiring beauty; San Gimignano, a symbol of an industrious and enterprising medieval Italy, a city of elegance and refinement. Nestled between the hills of Chianti and the Crete Senesi, other points of interest in the area include the Abbey of Monteoliveto Maggiore, Montalcino, the Abbey of Sant’Antimo, and Montepulciano. Medieval towns such as Volterra, San Galgano, Larderello, and Castiglion della Pescaia are also within easy reach in the Argentario area of Tuscany. The surrounding area is also dotted with wine producing estates, which offer tours of their vineyards and the chance to taste their wines and other homemade products.
From April to october adults pay Eur 1 per night for the first 3 nights, children 0-6 years do not pay.
City of art
Indoor swimming pool