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Castello di Reschio: a wellness stay steeped in history in Italy

In Italy, Castello di Reschio combines historic elegance and well-being in a luxurious setting. This majestic castle, once a medieval fortress, has been meticulously restored to offer a sumptuous escape amidst the rolling hills of Umbria. Baths inspired by Roman thermal baths, an enchanting spa under ancient stone vaults, personalized treatments designed to revitalize body and mind. Every aspect of Reschio is designed to offer an immersion in luxury, culture and well-being. Luxe Wellness Club presents Castello di Reschio,Antonio Bolza‘s magnificent estate!

Castello Di Reschio: an estate steeped in history

Reschio Italy is a magnificent property located in the Umbria region of Italy. Where did it come from? A castle dating back to 1050! Meticulously restored and transformed into a hotel of remarkable singularity, after years of painstaking work. Founded by Count Antonio Bolza in the 1990s, Castello Di Reschio offers a unique combination of natural beauty, rich history and contemporary luxury. The Reschio estate covers some 2,700 hectares of land, including forests, fields, vineyards and olive groves, as well as several carefully restored old farmhouses and historic buildings. Count Bolza’s vision was to preserve the authenticity and beauty of the region while creating a place where the Italian art of living could be appreciated in all its splendor.

The magnificent estate (Photo: Castello Di Reschio)

Over the years, Reschio has become an internationally renowned resort, attracting visitors in search of tranquility, natural beauty and an authentic experience of Italian life. In addition to accommodations, Reschio offers a range of activities for guests, including Italian cooking classes, wine tastings at local vineyards, horseback rides through the picturesque countryside and excursions to nearby medieval villages . Finally, in addition to its tourist appeal, Reschio is also committed to preserving the environment and local culture. In fact, the estate actively supports nature conservation and historical restoration projects, helping to preserve the region’s natural and cultural heritage for future generations.

Italian art of living in unique spaces

The estate offers several enchanting spaces. The Courtyard, the vibrant heart of the château, is divided into two distinct courtyards: The Palm Court, under a glass ceiling that bathes the space in light, and an outdoor courtyard surrounded by cypress and umbrella pines, ideal for musical events thanks to its exceptional acoustics. Inside, The Palm Court captivates with its wrought-iron columns and exotic ambience reminiscent of Agatha Christie mysteries. A perfect setting to enjoy a negroni while listening to music on the grand piano.

Then the library invites you to relax with a good book, in a setting watched over by portraits of the noble residents of yesteryear. The château also boasts a magnificent outdoor swimming pool, surrounded by picturesque landscapes of cypress trees, olive groves and vineyards. These spaces harmoniously blend history, culture and well-being.

Eight renovated farmhouses of incomparable charm

Accommodation at Castello Di Reschio is a true immersion in the history and charm of the region. The eight former farmhouses, carefully restored by Count Benedikt Bolza and his team, offer a unique blend of tradition and modern luxury. Each farmhouse, once in ruins, has been meticulously renovated to preserve its historic character while providing contemporary amenities. Nestled in the heart of the Reschio hills, these properties offer breathtaking views of the estate and surrounding countryside, creating an idyllic setting for a peaceful getaway.

Lovely bedroom (Photo: Castello Di Reschio)

Remnants of medieval architecture, such as Roman arches and stone walls, add an extra dimension of charm and authenticity to these unique accommodations. Each farmhouse tells its own story through its walls, old wooden beams and period decor, creating a warm and welcoming atmosphere for visitors. The rooms, steeped in history, are tastefully decorated in a rustic style that evokes the region’s rural past. Guests can expect to find traditional furnishings, handcrafted textiles and characterful touches that add to theauthentic ambience of each farmhouse. In addition to elegant, comfortable accommodation, all feature a private swimming pool, with panoramic views of the surrounding hills.

Magnificent pool with view (Photo: Castello Di Reschio)

Public and Roman baths

The chateau’s former wine cellars have been transformed into an elegant bathhouse nestling beneath Palm Court. Accessed via patinated stone steps, you enter a sanctuary of relaxation, featuring a succession of interconnected therapeutic areas inspired by ancient Roman thermal baths. This tranquil setting is dedicated to holistic treatments designed in collaboration with medical specialists. The varied services include massages, facials and traditional bathing rituals, all customized to meet the specific needs of each individual.

Roman baths (Photo: Castello Di Reschio)

The main attraction is the Roman bath’s large saltwater pool, lit by high windows that let in captivating sunlight. You can float under a stone arch into a circular area, contemplate the walls bathed in natural light while sitting on marble benches in the warm water, or relax under an impressive tropical shower cascading from the ceiling.

Hammam & sauna and Spa

The hammam, housed in an ancient vaulted stone cellar, is octagonal in shape and bathed in natural light thanks to a central skylight. It can accommodate up to six people. Just next door, in another vaulted cellar, is a traditional Swedish sauna, designed in Mediterranean oak, also for six people, offering a relaxing and fragrant experience. Meanwhile, the château’s spa offers a comforting ambience with high stone ceilings, where you can relax with personalized treatments from experienced therapists. For added privacy, these treatments, including massages, can also be delivered directly to your room.

Adjacent to the spa, discover the private room located in the château’s former red wine cellar. This cozy, private space is ideal for relaxing with family or friends. Featuring a fireplace, two “conversation” baths, two massage beds, a comfortable daybed, as well as a tea kitchen and juice bar. In short, this large room is a true haven of peace! It also includes a private checkroom and steam shower. Finally, a few stone steps lead up to an ancient grotto transformed into a tepidarium, a warm, Roman-inspired place to relax and prepare for a customized treatment.

Activities at the Reschio estate

In addition to wellness treatments, Castello de Reschio offers a range of activities to suit all tastes. Visitors can enjoy horseback riding, cooking classes, tennis and cycling. You can also paddle on the lake, with the option of renting a cabin for exclusive peace and quiet. Nature lovers can enjoywildlife watching in the forest. In the evening, there’s nothing better than watching a film at sunset in an open-air cinema.

What’s more, the Castello is ideally located for exploring the cultural and historical riches of Umbria and Tuscany, with towns such as Assisi, Arezzo, Cortona, Gubbio, Perugia and Siena less than an hour’s drive away.

Horseback riding (Photo: Castello Di Reschio)

Two restaurants in a magnificent historic setting

Reschio offers a varied and refined culinary experience through its different dining areas. First of all, the Restaurant al Castello, located in the heart of the castle, offers elegant cuisine in a delightful historic setting. Dishes are prepared with local and seasonal ingredients, reflecting the rich flavors of the region. It’s the ideal place for a romantic dinner or a festive meal, with spectacular views of the surrounding area. Then there’s the more relaxed Restaurant alle Scuderie, offering authentic cuisine in a friendly atmosphere. This restaurant draws its charm from its location in the château’s former stables. A unique setting where tradition meets comfort!

Finally, the Accademia di Cucina is specially designed for those wishing to immerse themselves in Italian gastronomy. She suggests you take part in cooking classes! You’ll prepare traditional dishes under the guidance of experienced chefs. It’s an interactive experience that allows you not only to learn culinary techniques, but also to enjoy your own creations.

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Rates: from €925 per night. Contact us using the form below to plan your wellness stay and make a reservation.

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