Castello del Nero an authentic XII century castle, now a 5 star hotel member of the Leading Hotels of the World, is located in Tavarnelle Val di Pesa, in the heart of the Chianti wine region. Complimentary shuttle bus service to and from the center of Florence or Siena at scheduled times is available all year round. The 50 rooms and suites are unique and all offer the services and comforts of the most luxurious hotels. The hotel features the Michelin starred La Torre Restaurant and La Taverna Tuscan Restaurant, while during summer guests can enjoy lunch and dinner on the terrace or by the pool. The SPA offers personalized treatments, heat experiences, vitality pool, relaxation areas and the Fitness Suite with the most modern and sophisticated equipment. The outdoor heated swimming pool, open during summer months, is located in front of the SPA, boasting a magnificent view of the valley and lakes below. The hotel also offers guests four hiking and biking paths along the Estate with VITA Parcours as well as a new honey production coming soon from bee hives located in the Estate.