Staying in Palazzuolo sul Senio: A Journey Back in Time at the Torre del Vicario

Palazzuolo sul Senio is a small medieval village on the border between Emilia Romagna and Tuscany, halfway between Bologna and Florence. The delightful hamlet, surrounded by the greenery of the Apennines, is one of the “Most Beautiful Villages in Italy” and has obtained the title of “Ideal Village” in Italy. It is the perfect destination for those looking for peace, relaxation, and culture combined with the outdoors. A holiday in Palazzuolo sul Senio offers visitors a 360 ° experience and a time they will never forget!

And right here, in the historic center, is where you’ll find the romantic medieval residence La Torre del Vicario.


The Hotel

La Torre del Vicario is an exclusive holiday home, dating back to the 13th century, located in the historic center with a private garden and terraces equipped with gazebos, tables, chairs, a solarium, and a brick bbq.

Your stay in Palazzuolo sul Senio will be a journey back in time in this historic building, equipped with all the modern comforts and mountain views. In the past, the building was used for both defensive and residential purposes and was part of the complex of former Ubaldini houses, connected both at ground level and underground to the current Palazzo dei Capitani.

The tower still retains original architectural features such as the external stone walls, the windows and shelves in pietra serena, part of the beams and the internal doors in chestnut wood.


A Dream Holiday Home

The apartment with exposed chestnut beams is furnished with period furniture and is spread over two floors. With two bathrooms and three double bedrooms, the Torre del Vicario offers its guests an attic with a sofa bed for a total of up to 8 guests thus becoming the perfect solution for families and couples of friends. There is an equipped kitchen and a delightful living room with a terrace that leads to a gazebo ideal for outdoor dining. From there, guests can enjoy the solarium, and in the summer months, a swimming pool. From the terrace of the dining room, there is access to a fenced garden with a pergola covered in grape vines and a brick barbecue.

After a recent remodel, two brand-new apartments have been created within the structure on the first floor. The Maghinardo and Cia apartments can accommodate up to 4 and 2 guests, respectively. Both have been tastefully redone in true Tuscan farmhouse style with authentic furniture, chestnut wood, fireplaces, and kitchenettes. They can also be rented together (adjoining) for a grand total of 6 guests. The entire Torre del Vicario building can also be rented accommodating up to 14 people. What a great solution for large families or friends!

Torre del Vicario offers its guests many modern comforts such as ultra-fast fiber optic internet, perfect for smart-working, and satellite TVs and smart TVs, which allow streaming from your smartphone.

What to Do in Palazzuolo sul Senio

Palazzuolo sul Senio is the perfect location to quickly reach some of the most important art cities like Florence, Bologna, Ravenna, and many others which are accessible by car. It is the ideal destination for nature lovers, relaxation, and all outdoor activities such as mountain biking, trekking, nordic walking, tennis, fishing and hunting, adventure courses, horseback riding, and motorcycling.

So what are you waiting for?
Book your stay in Palazzuolo sul Senio at

La Torre del Vicario! 


From here you can visit…

50km away

Barberino Outlets
 65km away Florence
77km away Bologna
  83km away Ravenna
  35 km away Brisighella
  45 km away Faenza