Firstly, I Have traveled all over the world and have only stayed at Chateau Relais or 5 star hotels.
Staying at Montalto has been the most wonderful,romantic,amazing experience were I was able to feel the true essence of a "CASTLE." There is a difference between... staying in a "REAL" castle for lack of any other word and my prior experiences with the luxury hotels of the world and staying at an updated castle that offers spa, room service etc. These places are the shell of a castle redone. My experience was enhanced by Melanie's helpfulness and the owners. One cannot buy this experience. I loved the fact I could cook even though Melanie had to explain 10 times to me on how to get to the supermarket ..thank you Melanie for your patience, but once I learned it was amazing ...The castle is located in a spot which you can visit many wonderful small towns that are gorgeous and wineries etc. The roaring fireplace kept my husband playing as I cooked with the... more