Le Torri di Bagnara is a world-class collection of exquisitely restored medieval castles set within a superb, very private 1500 acre aristocratic estate and nature reserve in Umbria – Italy’s green heart – close by Assisi, 30 mind drive to Tuscany, midway from Florence and Rome, offering one of its five Castles and a high Tower as fully staffed Luxury Villas and another Castle as an exclusive venue for weddings , engagement shooting and special events in a Royal Estate.
Since 1901, the whole estate belongs to counts Giunta Tremi, a real noble family descended from emperor Napoleon Bonaparte, who are proud to welcome their guests and give them a five-star aristocratic hospitality with their amazing staff. Castles are managed, staffed and maintained by the owners.
Pieve San Quirico castle (11th-13th century historic house), the main villa – is a stylish medieval castle surrounded by a courtyard with an octagonal tower built by emperor Frederik II of Swabia, beautifully renovated and made into a private house. It has been restored according to the highest standard of renovation and design to create a luxury villa with 7 bedrooms (15 beds) and 9 bathrooms with breathtaking views around it and in total privacy. For large groups, 4 apartments located in the nearby high Tower (11th century historic house) are available on request (15 extra beds). They can be rent only in addition to the castle for a total of 30 beds in the Bagnara Estate.
Outside you’ll find a medieval large courtyard surrounded by lemon trees perfect for candlelight dinner and many sitting areas. The 5,000 sq.m manicured gardens which surround the castle were created by the famous Tuscan landscape designer Alberto Margheriti. They are embroidered with flowers (roses, santoline, perovskia, thyme, and a David Austin rose garden), pomegranate and cherry trees, with cratecus, laurel, rosemary and lavender bushes, oak and olive trees, that are continuously in flower. Numerous seating areas offer fabulous views over the hills and the Tiber valley. The centerpiece is the large panoramic infinity saltwater pool with fantastic hillside views, with a broad wooden loggia surrounded by jasmines and roses that is the ideal place for a lazy lunch or romantic evening dining. Its outdoor spaces also include a stone barbecue, shower, a herb garden with aromatic plants and a vegetable garden with fresh vegetables to pick up and enjoy.
Finally, table tennis, bocce ball court, billiards, mountain bikes and a children playground will keep you entertained. There’s even a consecrated church on site, making it especially ideal for a wedding celebration, and the gardens filled with flowers, fruit and olive trees would make a beautiful backdrop for photos. The property is also licensed for on-site legally binding weddings.
The property is fully staffed. A dedicated team of professionals provides personalized care, from the moment of the booking until you return home. Concierge, guests assistance, daily cleaning and breakfast service are included in rates, while a prof. Chef is available on request for delicious meals and cooking classes. Truffle hunting experience, yoga, hot air balloon rides, art history excursions to private tours of the many ancient hilltop towns of Umbria & Tuscany, any kind of transportation and many additional activities are available on request (to be pre-booked).
Both the Pieve San Quirico castle and the nearby high Tower feature a hotel (luxury agriturismo), license. Rentals are weekly from Saturday to Saturday.
The nearest village is a 5-minute drive away, where you’ll find restaurants, local shops, Tennis court and Horse riding, while an 18-hole golf course designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr. is just 10 minutes away.
Perched between Florence and Rome, Le Torri di Bagnara Castles are the ideal base for exploring central Italy.
Castello di Bagnara (11th-15th century historic house): royal setting for a “Princess Bride-to be” Destination Wedding -Engagement Shooting.
The “Castello di Bagnara” is an another magnificent medieval castle set in the Bagnara Estate. Since 1901, it has been the private residence of counts Giunta Tremi (owners of the Bagnara Estate), and is some very special occasions it is offered as a palatial events space, ideal for destination weddings or other very special events. It is a complex of buildings that encompass a dwelling space; a crenelated tower adjoined by a small, three-story palazzo with vaulted ceiling; a stone mill containing an antiques-filled dining room and living rooms; a small, 17th century consecrated chapel and an orangery.
The castle features an immense historic park with a spectacular historic Italianate garden, a pool, and a large covered dining veranda with a fireplace.
This castle also has received authorization for on-site civil marriages.
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Countess dr. Zenaide Giunta-Tremi
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