Castello Medici del Vascello is an important example of medieval architecture in the historic center of Asti. The tower dates back to the original construction of the 14th century while the palace first became a church, then a theater and towards the end of the 19th century took the form of the current castle, by the will of the patriarch Luigi de Medici strongly manifested the liberty and neo-Gothic fashions typical of that time. This is testified by the family crest you can still admire today by entering from the main door. The two apartments, furnished with charme and elegance, offer the most suggestive surprises that the castle contains: the penthouse combines great quiet with the breathtaking view of its terrace, located on the top of the tower; in the Comentina apartment, easily accessible by lift, you will experience the thrill of sleeping inside the original medieval tower, with the room equipped with all comforts, the exceptional vault and the view of the tree-lined park of the Palazzo Mazzetti, Asti museum.
Do you want to live in a castle?
Wonderful renovated penthouse located in the Medici Castle of Vascello in the historic center of the medieval city. The refinement of the details, the main bedroom on the top floor of the tower and the 360 degree panoramic terraces make it a unique opportunity to appreciate Asti, the city of towers.
An excellent starting point to enjoy the ancient cultural and gastronomic reality of Monferrato.
Castello Medici del Vascello is located in a 19th-century building in Asti, 45 km from Turin. Free WiFi is available throughout.
The apartment is equipped with air conditioning, flat-screen TV, kitchen with toaster, microwave, refrigerator, stove and coffee machine, bed linen and private bathroom with shower, complimentary toiletries and towels. Alba is 26 km from Castello Medici del Vascello. Turin Airport is 55 km away.
Rooms and spaces
• Panoramic terrace
• Main area with kitchen, bedroom (double bed and double sofa bed) and bathroom
• Depandance with double bedroom
• Terrace equipped for comfortable aperitifs and dinners
• Coffee machine
• Plates and cutlery
• Shampoo and shower gel
• Air conditioning
• Fire extinguisher
• Clothes hangers
• Smart TV