Staying or just spending a romantic night in a castle is an exciting experience, a journey to the time when ladies and knights were the real protagonists of those evocative atmospheres. In Italy there are more and more castles converted into boutique hotels that offer the opportunity to stay within their walls living the emotion of past times. Spending a romantic weekend in a castle, dining in the arms room or staying in one of the suites of the highest tower, it will be an unforgettable memory. Dinner and overnight stay in a castle is one of the most exclusive offers proposed by several manors, especially in the northern regions of Italy.
Castello di Pavone is one of the most picturesque castles of the region of Piemonte and the “romantic weekend package” is the best way to live a unique experience in one of the most beautiful monuments of the Italian artistic heritage. Built from the ninth century onwards, the elegant fortress now offers the greatest comfort to its guests, rooms decorated with wood panelling and stylish furniture. The restaurant of recognized quality and the fitness center complete the many services offered by the property.
In the region of Lombardia, among the green hills of Brianza stands Castello di Carimate, already documented since 1149, which is an oasis of comfort and tranquility. Among the packages offered to intensely live the ”medieval experience” we recommend the “dinner and overnight at the castle”, a veritable proposal from the past. The hotel rooms occupy the original ancient rooms of the castle once belonging to Caterina e Galeazzo Visconti, Ludovico il Moro and where the Emperor Maximilian I of Habsburg stayed. Some of the rooms have a nice view over the park, some other ones to the splendid internal courtyard or to the village.
In Veneto the grandeur of Castelbrando is a breathtaking view, the castle is perched on a promontory overlooking the Valmareno, in the mild climate of the Treviso hills. The body of the eighteenth-century castle houses the “Sansovino”, a fine restaurant, perfect for romantic or business dinners and private banquets. The package “romantic dinner and overnight” is just the ideal proposal to experience the beauty of this place that inside houses three museums. The internal modern beauty centre complete the range of services dedicated to your relaxation and wellbeing.
Castello di Montegridolfo, situated at the border between Romagna and Marche, it is really an enchanted place which will immediately capture you as soon as you step in the ‘‘Torre della Porta’. Living a “romantic night” at the castle is an unforgettable experience; the property offers several different lodging options all set in the most beautiful positions or with the most magical views: you can stay in the ‘Charming House Palazzo Viviani’, the abode noble, in the ‘House of the Artist’, a more discreet residence in the magnificent gardens of the palace or in the apartments of the old village.
Finally, in Trentino, among the vineyards and orchards around Appiano, surrounded by strong walls covered with ivy and grapevines, you can find the beautiful Castle Korb. A fairytale castle, where it takes very little to feel transported into the world of ladies and knights. The unique and comfortable rooms and suites, in a unique and charming way, will make you relive the atmosphere of past times. “Night in the castle” is in fact the ideal package to live this dream. The rooftop terrace and her breathtaking views of the Tyrolean landscape, invites you to the pleasures of the palate. Let groped by dishes flavoured with herbs from your garden and enhanced by fine wines from the extraordinary cellar of Dellago estate.