Surrounded by greenery amidst the lovely hills shaping the border between the provinces of Parma and Piacenza, the Castle of Scipione, built by the Marquises Pallavicino in the 11th century, is presently partly open to guests, hosted in two refined, charming suites offering exclusive accommodation in a romantic atmosphere, surrounded by the magic and quiet of an evocative medieval hamlet. Guests can choose to be accommodated in the square tower or in the East wing of the castle, enjoying stunning views over hills and plain. Precious fabrics and antique furniture create a luxurious ambience: the suites, fitted with all the best comforts, have elegant bedrooms, cosy sitting rooms with kitchenette and spacious, finely decorated bathrooms. The magnificent castle halls, that can be visited, the wide gardens and the 17th century portico provide a unique setting for exclusive reception parties and business meetings. Nearby it is possibile to reach castles, ancient abbeys and art cities and to organize wine and food tasting tours.