Situated just a few kilometres from Cortona in Tuscany, in a small valley surrounded by rolling hills, la Corte Relais is an oasis of peace and tranquillity and is perfect for those seeking both culture and tradition. Guests will be seduced by the traditional fine food and comforted by the elegance of this authentic Tuscan villa.
A country residence, always owned by the Papi family, dating back to the 1700’s where long-standing tradition and luxury are brought together to offer their guests the wonderful experience of wellness and relaxation. Renovated with love and deep respect of the ancient structure, preserving the original elements, and maintaining unchanged the history and its origins. A place where the guest can feel at home, at the center of every attention, to be pampered and taken care of in every moment of his stay.
The country residence is surrounded by large grounds. At the center of the grounds sits a wonderful swimming pool, from where you can truly appreciate the beauty and peace of the surrounding valleys.
The Restaurant is located in the cellar of the manor house: a romantic setting, characterized by stone walls, ceilings with exposed beams and terracotta floors. While during summer it is transferred by the side of the swimming pool, surrounded by a large garden, rich in flora including olive and secular oaks, from which is possible to enjoy all the serendipity and magic of the Tuscan countryside atmosphere. The Lounge Bar, allows to admire all the splendor and peace of the surrounding valleys, in an elegant and classic ambient enriched by delicate tapestries, precious marbles and craftsmanship of local artisans, which enphatise the History of the lineage.
The Relais La Corte dei Papi offers 16 luxurious Rooms & Suites. Each room is furnished with style and elegance, always maintaining the typical character of the original structure. Inside some of the rooms there is a Private Spa.
The Relais La Corte Dei Papi is located in Cortona in the center of a beautiful territory, on the border with Umbria. Not so far away there is the famous wines’ region, with the historic cities of Montepulciano and Montalcino, renown all around the world for the incomparable Nobile of Montepulciano and Brunello of Montalcino wines; Assisi, Spello, Civita di Bagnoregio, Orvieto, Todi, the beautiful cities of Siena, San Gimignano and Volterra, the Chianti hills and many others.
La Corte dei Papi offers a large variety of experiences in the name of hospitality, well-being, taste, adventure, and the rediscovery of our origins. Guests who choose Tuscany and the Relais as the site for their stay, are at the research of experiences that can gift emotions and leave unforgettable memories.