Palazzo Castiglioni is a XII century palace located in the heart of Mantova, the hidden gem of Italy declared in 2008 UNESCO World Heritage.
The palace offers wonderful, unique accommodations that combine ancient grandeur with modern luxury.
L'AQUILA (Sleeps 2+2; 45 sqm/484 sq ft) AC, Internet Connection, TV SKY SAT.
Ground floor, with access from the courtyard
Spacious living area with double sofabed and large windows opening onto Piazza Sordello, with a view of Palazzo Ducale
Fully equipped kitchen
Bathroom with shower
Upstairs, in the mansard that opens to the living room, is a double bed and wardrobe. This unit is not recommended for anyone with walking difficulties.
IL LEONE (Sleeps 2+2; 35 sqm/376 sq ft) AC, Internet Connection, TV SKY SAT.
Third floor (with elevator)
One-room luxury suite with decorative ancient fireplace and a large window with a view on Palazzo Ducale and the square. Double bed, sofabed, Frigobar.
L'ARCO (Sleeps 2; 75 sqm/807 sq ft) AC, Internet Connection, TV SKY SAT, Frigobar
Third floor (with elevator)
Large living room with spectacular windows offering the best view of the town. A double bed is located under the arch. Bathroom with shower
CELESTE (Sleeps 2; 15 sqm/162 sq ft) AC, Internet Connection, TV DTV, Frigobar
Second floor (elevator)
Double bedroom with bathroom (shower) and window looking to the courtyard
LA TORRE: Sleeps 2; 55 sqm/600 sq ft) AC, Internet Connection, TV SKY SAT
Careful renovation has restored the tower to its original splendour. The four-story tower (with a lift) is crowned by a terrace offering 360 degree views of the town and its monuments. La Torre consists of a magnificent room with antique furnishings, impressive 12th-century frescoed walls and a large canopied bed draped with beautiful fabrics and silks. The suite also comes equipped with modern conveniences such as satellite TV, tea/coffee maker, microwave, WIFI internet connection and telephone. A modern bathroom with large shower is situated 10 steps down from the main room. Stairs from the suite lead to the terrace with offers spectacular 360 degree views of the town and its monuments. Since the bathroom is 10 steps down, La Torre is not recommended for anyone with walking difficulties.
PIANO NOBILE: available in 2012 only for weddings, anniversaries and other celebrations.
This 500 sqm/5, 400 sq ft apartment is decorated with frescoes and is the personal residence of the family. It is available for events only. However, starting in May, 2013, the entire apartment will be available for rent with three bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 3 living rooms, dining room, kitchen.
AC, internet connection; satellite TV
Mantua is just south of Verona and the Veneto region, less than 30 minutes from Verona airport. Besides its artistic and historical treasures, Mantua excels for its food tradition and wide range of choice in activities from boat excursions on the lakes surrounding the town to the bicycle tracks connecting the town to Lake Garda. This is a region rich in both culture and nature, conveniently located close to Bologna, Venice and Milan. There are many possibilities for excursions, including visits to Verona, Sabbioneta and Lake Garda (40 minutes), or Cremona, the town of the violin makers (1 hour). Personalized excursions and guided tours of the area can be organized on request.