Foresteria Hotel Volterra in Tuscany has three stars and can be found just a little over a kilometer far from one of the main ancient doors of the city, called Porta a Selci. It is therefore walking distance to town. The historic city center, with the famous Piazza di Priori and many important museums, is easily reached. The second episode of the Twilight series in 2009 was filmed near this hotel.
Volterra needs no introduction. Located in the heart of Tuscany, and one of the most important Etruscan and Roman cities, now it shows its medieval side to visitors. Florence, Siena, Pisa, San Gimignano, are among the most important sights to visit nearby. From here the surrounding valleys are easily explored, offering a wonderful nature ground for outdoor activity lovers: mountain biking, hiking, and horseback riding. To make its location even more perfect, the prized seaside of Tuscany is just half hour driving from Volterra, along the beautiful and historic Etruscan Coast.
From the hotel, Volterra is easily explored. It overlooks enchanting landscapes, and the majority of the rooms enjoy the view. The interiors are furnished with contemporary-style and comfortable pieces, while the structure offers easy access to wheelchairs. The quiet of the place grants plenty of peace and relax to those seeking serenity far from stress and workdays.
The hotel provides a restaurant, bar, TV room, and a reading room. The outdoors feature a terrace with breakfast tables, chairs and large parasols. You will be able to connect to the Internet via WI-FI in the reading and TV rooms.
The staff at hotel La Foresteria is very professional, friendly and welcoming, offering a familial atmosphere and delicious traditional recipes.
The hotel has a total of 35 rooms over three floors. You can find all main comforts in them, including an ensuite bathroom with shower, hairdryer, TV, fridge bar, a small terrace, heating and air conditioning. Each room is very spacious, sunny, and decorated with taste. There are single, double, triple and quadruple rooms. Two rooms include a functional kitchenette for those requiring self catering services in the hotel.
Volterra certainly offers many eateries in the area. But if you want to stay, the restaurant at this Tuscany hotel is conveniently located inside the structure and offers the smile and cordial welcome of our staff, in addition to tasty Tuscan recipes. It is the perfect comforting space after a day spent visiting Tuscany. Families with small children can take advantage of the children menu crafted by our chefs for the wee ones. The cellar offers a selection of local wines.
The breakfast at La Foresteria is always welcomed by our guests. It consists of a rich buffet including genuine Tuscan cold cuts, fresh fruit, eggs, cereals, and homemade pies and pastries prepared by our staff.
To complete the many services at the hotel, you can find a suggestive convent located few meters from La Foresteria. It is the ideal place for those wishing to get married in Tuscany. If you want to tie the knot in Volterra, this combination makes for the perfect location. The wonderful frescoed salon and romantic cloister can accommodate your reception and ceremony, while you and your guests can stay over at the hotel. Volterra is a very romantic destination to get married.
These spaces are also rented for meetings, conferences and business events. You may just rent these additional spaces or request the fully-managed package to satisfy all your organizational needs.