Galileo Palace Hotel and Park Hotel
The GALILEO PALACE is a new and modern structure, completed in 2008, three star Superior category, located in the heart of Tuscany, in the town of Rigutino, about 10 Km from the city of Arezzo and 14 Km from Cortona. The Hotel is ideal for both business and leisure travellers; It has 45 rooms of various types, all equipped with air conditioning, satellite TV, telephone, Internet connection, mini-bar and safe. A large restaurant is available to our customers, where they can enjoy regional cuisine and taste local and national wines. the structure also features a breakfast room, a bar, a conference room.
The Hotel's position allows easy access to the neighbouring cities, such as Florence, Siena, Perugia and Assisi, in less than an hour; Rome can be reached in two hours by car or train. The nearest railway station is just 4 Km, 10 Km from the A1 motorway and just opposite the hotel you will find public transport stop. The hotel also has mountain bikes that can be booked for excursions.
The staff can organise, on request, cooking courses, excursions, guided visits to museums and monuments of the cities nearby, as well as tastings and visits to wine cellars and oil mills in Montalcino, Montepulciano and Chianti area.
The hotel, modern and family run, has 124 rooms, all with a private bathroom , individually controllable air conditioning/heating units, a satellite TV and a direct dial phone. In addition, for those who need to use the internet, there is a Wi-fi connection in the lobby. We offer our guests a large private car park as well. The large panoramic roof terrace, with an open-air swimming pool and a solarium, allows guests to admire the surrounding hills and the Etruscan town of Castiglion Fiorentino. Next to the swimming pool, fitness lovers can find an equipped gym. Thanks to a small garden area, our guests can also spend nice summer evenings in a quiet atmosphere with soothing background music. The restaurant is also available inside the hotel and offers typical Tuscan and international cuisine. The hotel is very close to the train station and its central position allows guests to travel to towns of artistic interest like Florence, Siena, Cortona, Arezzo, Perugia, Assisi and many others easily, both by car and by train.