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Convivio Rome Italian One Day Cooking Holidays

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Address: Via Monte Cavallo 30, 02039 Toffia, Italy
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+39 0765 326144
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Convivio Rome Italian Cooking Holidays run Half Day and One Day Italian...

Convivio Rome Italian Cooking Holidays run Half Day and One Day Italian Cooking Classes, plus 3 & 5 night Italian Cooking Holidays. All our Italian Cooking Classes and Culinary Vacations are held in the magical and unspoilt medieval hilltop village of Toffia, just north of Rome, in Italy.

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We really enjoyed the cooking experience: learning to make pasta with Guido and a short sightseeing tour with Sally. Beautiful surrounding just a stone throw north of Rome. Highly... read more

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5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed the cooking experience: learning to make pasta with Guido and a short sightseeing tour with Sally. Beautiful surrounding just a stone throw north of Rome. Highly recommended for anyone, Italians included. Conviviorome is a nice example of what can be done to promote and preserve local communities and natural environment. In fact practically all products used for... More 

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Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

We were planning our 40 anniversary to Rome with our adult children and thought it would be fun to do a cooking class, we all love to cook. I had done Convivio Cooking class once before a few years ago with my sisters and we had a ball. I contacted Sally months ago and we started to plan. At first... More 

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ConvivioRome, Owner at Convivio Rome Italian One Day Cooking Holidays, responded to this review

Firstly, it was great to have you back! It is wonderful to have cooking guests return to another visit. Fabulous! We were very happy to offer you something new, with a combination of a half day cooking class and a visit to/tour of our local Sabina winery. What a great way to celebrate your 40th wedding anniversary and it sounded... More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Attending a cooking class and day excursion with Convivio was the highlight of our trip to Rome. We had such an amazing time learning from Sally and Guido, and everything was so well organized and accommodating. We cooked an amazing meal, and our families enjoyed it together. Simply magical. All of this was topped off with a visit to the... More 

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ConvivioRome, Owner at Convivio Rome Italian One Day Cooking Holidays, responded to this review

Firstly we wanted to extend our thanks to you and your family for coming along and joining us. I love your review and I am glad Convivio was the highlight of your Rome trip. We felt like we had made new friends as the conversation flowed over the wonderful lunch you had prepared. Please also pass on our thanks for... More 

Perth
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

What a fantastic way to spend a day. Get out of the hustle and bustle of Rome (only 40 minutes by train) and spend a few hours enjoying a time in rural Italy in a real family setting. Sally greets you at the train and then takes you through the country side explaining the local history and agricultural activity. Then... More 

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ConvivioRome, Owner at Convivio Rome Italian One Day Cooking Holidays, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful comments and I am really pleased that you and your family enjoyed your cooking-touring Experience with Convivio Rome. We really hope that you will be able to return to join us for one of our longer Italian cooking holidays. Now that would be fun! Thanks also for the wonderful bottle of Australian wine you gave... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Our family loves food so a cooking class in Rome goes without saying. After scouring thru TA and reading about 100 different snipits about all the options that are out there, we chose Convivio Rome...lucky us. After a short (an easy) train ride into the countryside, our host Sally picked us up right at the train station. She gave us... More 

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ConvivioRome, Owner at Convivio Rome Italian One Day Cooking Holidays, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Convivio Rome and enjoying your Half Day cooking class with us. What a wonderful way to re-unite with your daughter during her university studies in Rome. Thank you for your enthusiasm in learning more about the 'real' and authentic side of Italy and the relaxing conversation we had together with you and your family while eating... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

We had a wonderful time with Guido & Sally. They feel like you are spending the day with old friends. I can't wait to try some of the recipes at home!

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ConvivioRome, Owner at Convivio Rome Italian One Day Cooking Holidays, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your kind comments and it felt like we had spent the day with friends too. I am glad we could also take you to visit our new and blooming vegetable garden, picking some additional ingredients for the cooking lesson. Let me know how your recipes turn out when you try them out at home. It will... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Being out of towners with no experience on traveling outside of the city, we were a little worried about getting out to Fara Sabina, but the instruction provided to us by Sally were great. We made it on time without any problems on our first ever train ride in Italy. The tour of the medieval city and the Abby were... More 

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ConvivioRome, Owner at Convivio Rome Italian One Day Cooking Holidays, responded to this review

Thanks for a wonderful review and we are glad you found it easy to follow the train directions we sent you, to get you to your morning meeting point. The morning and afternoon tours are there to set the scene and let you see more of the beautiful picture postcard scenery of the Roman countryside. However, you are right in... More 

Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

We had a wonderful day with Sally and Guido. The 40 minute train trip out to their place was very pleasant and the instructions Guido provided were very clear. Sally met us and took us for a walk around the quaint village. We then arrived at their home and were amazed at the spectacular view from their lovely kitchen. We... More 

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ConvivioRome, Owner at Convivio Rome Italian One Day Cooking Holidays, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your one day cooking-touring experience with us. It was a pleasure to spend the day with you. We were lucky to have beautiful sunshine and mild weather in late October so that we could enjoy lunch on our covered terrace overlooking the Sabine Hills. It was a pleasure meeting you both and we hope you... More 

Florence
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Our first trip to Italy yet Sally & Guido made us feel like long lost friends. A day learning to cook traditional Italian food in an Italian family home. A home with simply breath taking views. On top of this tours for the local villages that have such amazing history. Sally & Guido just a sensational couple The pasta making... More 

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ConvivioRome, Owner at Convivio Rome Italian One Day Cooking Holidays, responded to this review

Thanks for your wonderful review. It was great meeting you and your daughter and we hope the rest of your trip was equally enjoyable. I love your 'complaint': you are right it is very hard to leave when you are enjoying yourselves...but please feel free to return whenever you visit Italy. It would be great to see you both again. More 

Lakeview, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

Loved the whole experience! Sally and Guido were excellent teachers and hosts. So cool to get to spend a day in the Italian countryside cooking and sharing a meal with our hosts! The brief tour of the area was a bonus! Loved it!

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ConvivioRome, Owner at Convivio Rome Italian One Day Cooking Holidays, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your kind words. It was great meeting you and your 2 daughters and I am glad we got to show you an authentic way of Italian cooking and living. I felt like we had made new friends with your visit, and hope you all return soon. More 

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