Staying in a castle hotel in Italy or elsewhere is always a special pleasure, but even more so when it is in the heart of one of the foremost wine and gastronomic areas in the world, Le Langhe in Piedmont.
Hotel Castello di Sinio is an extra special pleasure because it has been restored to look and feel like the historical residence it once was, not simply a luxury hotel. Plus, you are greeted with the warmest of welcomes and made to feel like family.
If you are searching for hotels in or near Alba, Asti or even Torino, and have in mind to find a place that captures the spirit, character and beauty of Italy, Hotel Castello di Sinio is ideal. Built in 1142 by Marchese Del Carretto, Castello di Sinio is one of the oldest castles in Le Langhe--a district in Piedmont, Italy, that is full of historical residences, fortresses and castles.Ours is distinguished by being built completely from stone and massive chestnut timbers, instead of the red bricks used predominantely by the others built at later dates.
You will feel the spirit of the early medieval period in every bedroom, salon and sitting area-- as we have preserved and reused all the original materials from walls to floors to ceiling. We have lovingly and tastefully decorated all the bedrooms and public areas using antiques, many as old as 600 years!
Your comfort, as well as elegance and warmth, were kept in mind for each room where the finest damask have been used for curtains and bedspreads; all linens, towels, and room appointments are of the highest quality.
You will find all modern conveniences such as individual room heating and air-conditioning, satellite TV, Internet & fax to make your stay hassle free, and at the same time you will be immersed in the beauty of Italy and a time gone by. Your search for truly special rooms and romantic hotels in Italy, Piedmont, Alba, Asti or Torino stops here at the Hotel Castello di Sino. Let us sweep you away!