Where we are

La Fonte del Cieco hotel is situated in Gaiole in Chianti, a picturesque little town in the Chianti region, renowned for its excellent wines, its amazing views, its majestic castles and its suggestive Romanesque parish churches.
Within Gaiole’s municipality, near San Regolo, is the Brolio castle, an imposing building in Lombard style that has been dominating the surrounding valleys for more then 10 centuries. From its Italian gardens you can enjoy a breathtaking view that extends until Siena. It is possible to visit the inside of the castle, including the Chapel of San Jacopo with the family’s chapel and the little museum of the Ricasoli’s collection.

Among the not-to-be-missed activites in Gaiole there are visits to vineyards and local farms, to taste local products through sensorial itineraries made of aromas, tastes and fragrances that tell the territory’s story. Gaiole boasts the biggest winery of the Chianti Classico’s production area, one of the most famous and appreciated wines in the world.

La Fonte del Cieco is situated in Gaiole, Via Ricasoli 18, and overlooks the town’s square in a comfortable and easy-to-reach position.