Welcome Sandy and Phil!

New collaboration

It is with immense joy and pride that we herald the arrival of the extraordinary Sandy & Phil Ferretti to the enchanting Podere Val D'Orcia!

With accolades spanning the past 5 years, they've been recognized as TripAdvisor's #1 B&B in Montepulciano.

Moreover, they've achieved the pinnacle of excellence by clinching the coveted "Best of the Best" 2023 award, a prestigious accolade reserved for the top 1% of hotels worldwide.

Their remarkable journey has been highlighted on CBS Sunday Morning with Jane Pauley, and their expertise and warmth have graced the pages of Rick Steves' guidebooks for the past 5 years. Now, they bring their unparalleled love for Italy, their unwavering commitment to the community, and their dedication to providing guests with the epitome of luxurious vacations to Podere Val D'Orcia.

Immerse yourself in the lap of luxury at this new haven, where every detail is meticulously curated for your pleasure.

Sandy & Phil invite you to experience the epitome of indulgence, featuring a Tuscan Kitchen with a renowned chef, a spa sanctuary, and acres of breathtaking landscapes.

Join us in extending a warm and hearty welcome to Sandy & Phil as they embark on this exciting chapter at Podere Val D'Orcia. We are thrilled to be a part of this new era of luxury offerings, and we look forward to the unparalleled experiences that await you.

Recommended in all Rick Steve's “Italy” & “Florence & Tuscany” Guidebooks!

"Travelers' Choice" is the new name of the "Certificate of Excellence"... is the same award!

Explore the Total Tuscany

Explore our Territory with Sandy & Phil

Join Sandy and Phil for an authentic exploration of wine, local cuisine and secret places! You will be introduced to the rich tapestry of Etruscan and Renaissance art, architecture, and history, as well as local customs and traditions. Savor the region’s signature wines, Vino Nobile di Montepulciano and Brunello di Montalcino, as you uncover Tuscany’s love affair with wine, food, and fun!

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The #1 Hotel in Montepulciano on TripAdvisor!


"Travelers' Choice" is the new name of the "Certificate of Excellence"... is the same award!