Both our castles have received authorization by the City of Perugia to celebrate legally valid civil marriages.
The main house, Pieve San Quirico castle (11th century historical house), is a stylish medieval castle, surrounded by a courtyard with an octagonal tower, beautifully renovated and made into a private house. It has been restored according to the highest standard of renovation and design to createa luxury villa with 7 bedrooms and 9 bathrooms with breathtaking views around it and in total privacy. The early settlement of the castle dates back to the 11th century. In the 13h century architects of the court of emperor Frederick II of Swabia enlarged it and made it as it now appears.
The beautiful interior decorations and furniture is matched with modern equipment and cutting-edge technology from wireless Internet connection, to whirlpool bathtubs, air conditioning, ice maker, professional Nespresso coffee machine and billiards. All bedrooms feature AC, telephone, safe box, mini fridge, hair drier, ensuite bathroom with bathtub + rain shower, fine fabrics and luxurious drapes. Each bedroom suite having its own decorative theme.
Outside you 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, and thyme), 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.
Other features are the large panoramic infinity saltwater pool with fantastic hillside views (rectangular fan-shaped, in white stone. 120 sqm width, 148 cm depth; length west side: 13 meters, length east side: 15,60 meters, width: 7,5 meters), the botanic gardens with aromatic plants and a kitchen garden with fresh vegetables. A broad wooden shelter, surrounded by jasmines and roses, complete with stone barbeque, is the ideal place for a lazy lunch or romantic evening dining. Finally, table tennis, billiards, mountain bikes and children playground will keep you entertained. There is even a beautiful church perfect for tying the knot should the fancy take you!
Four apartments set in the Tower (11th century historic residence), just up the hill, are available for large groups upon request (15 extra beds).
The Castle is fully staffed: daily housekeeping , breakfast service, full gardening and pool maintenance services are included in rates. Lunch & Dinner (professional chef), SPA treatments, Yoga lessons, car with a driver and many additional activities are available on request (to be pre-booked).