Relais l’Antico Convento was originally a monastery, which dates back to medieval times, transformed today into a splendid Relais after a restoration that has preserved its charm and beauty. We offer our guests hospitality in our charming apartments, in which we have created a comfortable and welcoming environment.
Away from the stress and hectic pace of everyday life, you can rediscover the modus vivendi of Latin thinkers, where the art of living is not the pursuit of luxury and pomp but the recapturing of natural rhythms of time, and join us in the discovery of the 5 senses of the meaning of the world around us.
Periodically we present special offers which not only include savings but also propose ideas and itineraries to experience Umbria in all its richness and beauty.
To take back the natural rhythms of time and discover with us the 5 senses of the world around us.
Nestled in the hills of Umbria, in an area of the high Tiber Valley also known as the Ecomuseum, being a protected area for the preservation of its rich artistic, cultural and environmental heritage, il Convento (* Read its history) is strategically located allowing you to easily reach the most famous art cities of Umbria and nearby Tuscany: Perugia, Assisi, Spello, Orvieto, Gubbio, Città di Castello, Montone, Cortona, Montepulciano, Siena…. with artworks by Giotto, Cimabue, Piero della Francesca, il Poliziano. In addition, the surroundings include wonderful villages, churches and castles.
Umbria is a region with deep roots in tradition, here you still have the opportunity to experience old-time traditions, whose precious fruits can be enjoyed in the tasty local cuisine. In the Upper Tiber Valley you can find truffles and mushrooms, in the area of Lake Trasimeno the famous “fagiolina del trasimeno” , and freshwater fish such as eel, perch and tench; in Valnerina the mountain cheeses, salumi and the prized black truffle.
Umbria is the region par excellence of extra virgin olive oil of superior quality (DOC and DOP), and the famous wines Sagrantino and Rosso di Montefalco. A few km away, in Tuscany, we find the Nobile di Montepulciano, Brunello … to name just a few of the most famous wines of Umbria and Tuscany.
Umbria is a region with deep roots in the country tradition. Here we still have the opportunity to experience the traditions of the past
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Finally you find the time to spend time or whole days in perfect relaxation! Take a dip in our beautiful pool, read a good book in the shade of an oak, enjoy an excellent glass of wine, admire the starry sky at night. .
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For lovers of Golf, we are just 5 minutes drive from the famous “Antognolla Golf Club” (18 + 9 holes) designed by Robert Trent-Jones. Contact us to discover the numerous benefits offered to our guests!
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Weddings and events…
If you are looking for a special place to celebrate an important life-event, Il Convento is the ideal location! Weddings, receptions, reunions of families or friends will be made memorable thanks to our hospitality and professionality.