COMO Castello Del Nero is set in the Chianti wine area, between Florence and Siena, and dates back to the 12th century. It features a COMO Shambhala retreat with outdoor pool and offers free parking. The uniquely designed rooms of Castello Del Nero come with original frescoes or beamed ceilings. All feature a plasma-screen TV, air conditioning, and a bathrobe and slippers. Every part of the castle offers panoramic views across the Tuscan countryside, with vineyards and olive groves. La Torre Restaurant, a Michelin-starred restaurant, is set in what was once the castle's stable. It has an à la carte menu accompanied by a selection of local wines. La Taverna Restaurant serves Tuscan specialities. Castello Del Nero offers a shuttle service to and from Florence and Sienna, which operates according to a schedule.