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The Relais Il Falconiere and Spa is a charming house kept in the heart of the Tuscan countryside,
where the hills give way to the enchanting Etruscan hill-town of Cortona.

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Welcome to The Relais Il Falconiere and Spa

Their love for this land, rich in history and ancient traditions, is the foundation of the best expression of food and wine of Tuscany which inspired and guided this great dream of Silvia & Riccardo Baracchi, transforming the ancient Villa of the 17th century, once home to the famous poet Antonio Guadagnoli, into a jewel of hospitality. Surrounded by vineyards and olive groves as far as the eye can see and immersed in a relaxing atmosphere, Villa Borgo del Falco is the epitomy of a Tuscany dream. The small village includes 5 different stone buildings which house 7 rooms of different types and sizes, a bright kitchen and a garden with swimming pool where you can spend many moments of relaxation and pleasant days with friends.

The hotel next to Cortona wich is rich in history and traditions. Cradle of art and culture, this area, located on the border between Tuscany and Umbria, represents the green heart of Italy and tells the beauty of our beautiful country. Discover the hotel and Cortona, its surroundings will be a fascinating journey through small medieval villages and timeless whose stones tell the story, tradition and folklore. There are many reasons to discover the charm of our land.

«Our enthusiasm has always has been, along with our passion, the engine of this great adventure. Our dream has become reality»
Riccardo Baracchi


One Michelin Star


Born in Perugia and raised in the heart of Cortona,

Silvia Regi Baracchi proudly declares herself “Etruscan”.

From a family of restaurateurs she has inherited passion for good food, the sensitivity to the traditions and the art of hospitality, all-the-while with the positive energy of Il Falconiere inspiring her culinary style day by day.

Silvia boasts many culinary experiences with Chefs from around the world that have allowed her to share the cuisine of Cortona with the world and many years she has worked with the Executive Chef Richard Titi, with which she shares a profound harmony and a constant evolution. Consistency is the concept that embraces her kitchen.

The results are exceptional ingredients COUPLED WITH cooking methods that enhance the flavors of Tuscany and the balance between quality and presentation of the dish: an awareness and understanding that will intrigue the more experienced diner and satisfy lovers of simplicity.

Rooms and Suites

Guests are invited to choose their own corner of their heart. The rooms in the old villa, which preserve the intimacy of a stay in the main house, the little chapel to those adjacent or very close to the Spa. For a romantic stay, small cottages are sprinkled about the property. Whatever type of holidays you are having, all rooms share the style of refined simplicity reminisint of the most important tuscan houses with pictoresque views of the countryside of cortona always at your front door.

Each room is unique and enriched by the inspiration of local artisans; frescoed walls, antique furniture, GLOROUS BEDS AND GRACED WITH WOVEN FABRICS, TRANSPORT YOU BACK TO THE RENAISSANCE IN REAL TIME.

 The guest rooms, located around the main residence, have all the simplicity of a Tuscan villa. The terraces of the former winter garden, with their heady aromas of rose, offer superb vistas over the neighbouring countryside. A sophisticated restaurant serves cuisine, reflecting the flavours and fragrances of the terroir. The Thesan Etruscan spa offers exclusive, luxury rituals. Riccardo Baracchi is delighted to show you his cellar and welcome you to the cookery classes organised by Silvia.



The THESAN SPA, will reawake all of your senses through the harmony of the environment, the flavors and tastes of Tuscany.

The breathtaking view of the Valdichiana with its hills dotted with cypresses and ancient olive trees. In this scenario the Falconiere, relais of ancient charm, is confirmed as an exclusive and regenerating place, where to rediscover the well-being and the pleasure of the time. The exclusive Thesan Spa is an intimate haven of well-being to rediscover the precious value of our time. Its enveloping atmosphere invites you to embark on a journey of the senses lulled by delicate aromas and soft musical notes.

*Your safety and health has always been our priority, which is why we decided that Thesan Spa will not be available until safe and definitive procedures have been received by the competent authorities.


Valuable Assets

Il Falconiere

Press Review 

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Loc. San Martino a Bocena, 370 - Cortona 

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