A life well lived
The Meliá Collection
Tenuta di Artimino is part of an exclusive collection of luxury hotels that embody the essence of the destination and offer unique experiences for a more authentic way of travel. The Meliá Collection is a select group of singular luxury hotels embodying an independent spirit and unmistakable sense of place.
A chance to feel part of your destination through the distinctive flavours of local cuisine, holistic therapies and experiences that connect with local traditions, scenery and culture. From a lodge in the heart of Tanzania to the sumptuous Parisian mansion that houses this hotel, the collection opens the doors to fascinating buildings to allow travellers to enrich their experiences with new sensations. The Meliá Collection provides visitors with a genuine connection with the destination through: Warm hospitality, personalised services for every guest, cultural and wellness experiences with a unique style, local products and special details and cuisine that explores all the local flavours.
History, culture, art and nature make the Tenuta di Artimino estate a place of timeless Tuscan beauty. Originally built in 1596 as a large hunting lodge by the Ferdinando I De Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany, Tenuta di Artimino embodies the noblest Tuscan way of life, surrounded by rolling hills, vineyards, olive groves and ancient trees. In this unique microcosm to be discovered among vines and olive groves, cultivated countryside and unspoiled nature, you’ll find the Paggeria Medicea, a charming hotel housed in an early 17thcentury building, the gourmet restaurant Biagio Pignatta, Borgo Lodges of the medieval village of Artimino, Le Fagianaie private country lodges, our extensive farm, unique wine Cellars and a modern spa with wellness center.
In this privileged Tuscan estate of over 732 hectares, The Medici Villa La Ferdinanda stands out. In a dominant position over the hills and the Montalbano vineyards, located in a spot once sacred to the Etruscans, La Ferdinanda is the heart of the estate: a unique place where history, art and nature come together harmoniously and where echoes of a fascinating past persist through the Villa’s frescoes by the late-renaissance painters Domenico Cresti and Bernardino Poccetti. Representing the link between the various land holdings of the Medici family, the majestic Medici Villa La Ferdinanda at Tenuta di Artimino is today recognized as Unesco World Heritage Site.
Every The Meliá Collection hotel is unique, as are the experiences it offers guests. Hotel Tenuta di Artimino Meliá Collection invites travellers to discover the noblest Tuscan way of life though a selection of singular experiences. Guided truffle hunt in the woods surrounding the Medici Villa, accompanied by a truffle dog and an expert of this fascinating search for the noble tuber. Enjoy a panoramic chic-nic with a delicious basket full of gourmet delicacies, tasting of fine wines and breathtaking views over the Tuscan hills, in the company of the estate’s expert sommelier. Discover the secrets of the high Tuscan cuisine during a private cooking class with our Executive Chef. A true gastronomic journey through a triumph of flavors. A private honey atelier with the beekeeper of Tenuta di Artimino, who will guide youth rough the fascinating world of bees, while offering a tasting of three types of honey characteristic of the Carmignano area (acacia, wildflower and chestnut) as well as other local and ancient flavors.
All the rooms, suites and lodges of Hotel Tenuta di Artimino Meliá Collection are designed with a curated approach over keeping the exquisitely Tuscan and country-chic taste, as well as the historic context of each of the iconic buildings, while offering an exclusive experience with fine comforts as Rituals bathroom amenities and a personalized minibar offering that brings the local flavours at hand.
The cuisine at Hotel Tenuta di Artimino Meliá Collection restaurants reflects the uniqueness of the Tuscan tradition. Along with a selection of delicacies and the best views over the hills, both Biagio Pignatta Gourmet Restaurant and Cantina del Redi restaurant will enable you to live authentic gastronomic experiences that embrace the zero-kilometer philosophy thanks to the estate’s large vegetable garden and the own production of fresh fruits and vegetables.
Indulge in an idyllic holiday in this spacious lodge in the historic village of Artimino. With a private terrace overlooking the vineyards, this one-bedroom luxury suite is the ultimate setting for a romantic Tuscan retreat.
This deluxe suite set in the medieval village of Artimino is the ultimate indulgence for a family holiday. It features two bedrooms plus a separate living room and its own private terrace, hosting up guests in absolute comfort.
Enjoy a luxurious holiday in this prestigious Fagianaie farmhouse apartment, in this exclusive location with an awe-inspiring view. This Tuscan lodge, consisting of a bedroom and a living room with a sofa bed, is perfect for a group stay.
Welcome to your authentic Tuscan home, for a stay in absolute privacy, surrounded by stunning vineyards and olive groves. This two-bedroom lodge in our Fagianaie farmhouse is perfect for an unforgettable trip with families or friends.