Relais La Commenda is owned and run by Ms. Barboni. This ancient monastery was founded by the Camaldolesi monks around the XI century; as indicated by the age of central tower round which the residence has been built over the years. The central building and its two wings date back to 1600.
The villa is immersed in a beautiful park of trees that are centuries old, here we also find the three country houses, the swimming pool, and the ancient well, now restored to its former state. In a atmosphere of rare splendour both elegant and prestigious but at the same time uncomplicated, where you can enjoy the traditions and hospitality of times gone by.
The villa is divided into two suites and two junior suites all furnished with antique and Tuscan-crafted furniture, precious fabrics wrought iron lamps, terracotta, woodwork, stone, and exposed beam ceilings. A large sitting room with a fireplace that dates to 1600s as well as "la terrazza dei gerani" (the geranium terrace), from where you can enjoy the marvellous sunsets, are both at our guests' disposal.
Our hospitality includes booking and breakfast and during the summer season theme evenings and bar-b-ques will be organized; our guests, nonetheless, have special discounts at the best local restaurants (one of which is found at just 200m from Relais).