Toscana, Val d’Orcia. Located on the top of a hill, in a secluded and quiet location, this romantic Relais lies on the gentle hills of Val d’Orcia

STAY 3 overnights
3 overnights in De Luxe room with breakfast
Cooking Class with appetizer  and lunch of what has been prepared
Registration fee
Medical/luggage insurance
Meals (cooking class lunch excluded)
Everything not specified in  “included”
Children between 0 and 4 years are free. Discounted prices for children from 4 years onwards

Located on the top of a hill, in a secluded and quiet location, this romantic Relais lies on the gentle hills of Val d’Orcia, and boasts views of the countryside and the city of Montepulciano, which at sunset offers the sight of his skyline as magnificent postcard.
The dirt road leading to the hotel is surrounded by olive groves and vineyards; from here you can quickly reach celebrated tourist destinations such as Montepulciano, Pienza, Siena, Arezzo, Cortona, Florence, but believe us, a few other places in the world will make you indulge in relaxation and contemplation of nature.


Divided in five casolari, adequate carefully refurbished and with walls hand-painted in lively colors and wooden beams of the original ceilings, the 11 rooms are equipped with private entrance and private terrace or garden, furnished with taste and originality, enriched with furniture and pieces unique and have satellite TV, heating, air conditioning, telephone, minibar, hairdryer, safe. The Standard rooms have a size of ca. 20 square meters and overlook the green gardens. The Deluxe rooms are larger (25-35 square meters) and open with views or to Montepulciano or to Montefollonico. The suites, located on the first floor of the cottages, and offer panoramic views in every direction.


The real heart of the Lupaia is the spectacular open kitchen, with its restaurant. Here guests meet in the evening to enjoy the superb four-course dinners that change every day, with fresh ingredients taken directly from their own organic garden, from the marketplace or from local farmers. Accompanied by a glass of Nobile di Montepulciano, you will taste the traditional Tuscan dishes or the great classics of Italian gastronomy. During warmer months, dinner is served on the romantic terrace that looks toward Montefollonico, while during the cooler evenings your table will be in the dining room in front of the large fireplace.
For breakfast there is the famous buffet of Lupaia, with cakes, jams, homemade bread, cheeses, meats, fresh eggs and fresh fruit.

Cooking Class

In the large open kitchen you can take cooking classes that start in the organic garden, to directly seize the freshest and mature products to then prepare a typical Tuscan three course lunch, which you later will taste in the restaurant or on the terrace.

Activity & services

On arrival, welcome drink served on the terrace which looks out towards Montepulciano or in the main salon. The Lupaia will provide you with useful tips Guides on restaurants, wine cellars and places of visit on the doorstep.

The property features a beautiful infinity pool with panoramic views, ideal for relaxing. For a quiet holiday in contact with nature and local traditions, a chance to explore the surrounding countryside with the mountain bike. For those who prefer more tranquility, possibility of reserving a picnic grove with a bottle of good wine or participate in a cooking class. Possibility of mountain bike rental, ceramics courses, massages, local wine and oils tastings.


For wine lovers there are plenty of choices: the Lupaia is located close to the best Tuscan vineyards, renowned worldwide for their excellent red wines produced in the hills of the Chianti, Montepulciano and Montalcino regions. Possibility to organize visits to several local wineries, produces excellent Rosso and Nobile di Montepulciano.

Gluten free

This Resort has agreed to our project dedicated to Travel Gluten Free.



Additional information

MonthAgosto, Aprile, Giugno, Luglio, Maggio, Marzo, Ottobre, Settembre
StylesGlamour, Gluten Free, Gourmet

Day 1: Arrival

  Arrival at the Resort and accommodation in the rooms. Free time for relaxation or excursions. Free dinner and overnight

Day 2: Lupaia Cooking Class

After breakfast, Cooking class with aperitif in the kitchen, course and lunch of cooked (drinks excluded). Free dinner and overnight

Day 3: Montepulciano

After breakfast, time at disposal to discover Montepulciano and its wonderful surroundings. Free meals and overnight

Day 4: Departure

After breakfast,  departure