This thermal resort goes back to House of Medici: the old building was built by Grand Duke Ferdinando I at the beginning of XVII Century. This old building has been restaured and envelops the reception and a gourmet restaurant at the ground floor, while the upper floors has few suites that overlook at the southern Val D'Orcia hills. New building has been added to increase rooms availability. Hot water springs, known since the Etruscans' time, became renowned during the Middle Age when the borough of San Casciano was founded. Place is in the southern part of the Val 'D'Orcia, Province of Siena, not far away from attractive towns as Orvieto, Pienza, Montepulciano, Citta' della Pieve and more. The surrounding are covered by wonderful forests (beeches, oaks, chestnut trees) with castles sown over the hills. Service is very professionals, rooms are good, baked goods are delicious and made fresh every day for breakfast and for dinner. Restaurant offers a large choices revisited menu of the Tuscany tradition, besides daily chef's proposals. Excellent wines are in the list. Natural waters spring out at about 38 degrees Celsius: it is a great joy to take baths all day around but at sunset is amazing ! Wellness centre offers 10's of treatments by skilled/professional personnel.