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Tenuta Le Velette

| Localita Le Velette 23, 05018, Orvieto, Italy
+39 0763 29090
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What An Unexpected Surprise!!

We had arranged a private day tour from our hotel in Fiumicino to Orvieto. Our guide/driver gave us... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Naniepoppie123
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San Diego, California
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Wine tasting pared with the perfect food....what dreams are made of!

If you plan in advance, you can stay on the spectacular property, but be sure to schedule a tour... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Steve S
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Palm Springs, California, United States
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“wine tasting” (3 reviews)
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| Localita Le Velette 23, 05018, Orvieto, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had arranged a private day tour from our hotel in Fiumicino to Orvieto. Our guide/driver gave us several options of how we wanted to spend the day. One suggestion was to visit this winery/estate for some wine tasting. While driving there he called the...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

If you plan in advance, you can stay on the spectacular property, but be sure to schedule a tour with wine tasting. This is a family run business and the stone farmhouse and chapel are amazing. Under the house are Etruscan wine cellars that are...More

1  Thank Steve S
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

My wife and I were very fortunate that we were able to arrange a tour and tasting at this winery. My understanding is that if there is a tour group visiting the winery that individuals can then be added, space permitting. We lucked out as...More

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Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

A week spent at Tenuta Le Velette recently was well worthwhile. Accommodation is suitable for a small family or two couples, and is located just a ten minute drive from Orvieto on a large wine making property. The hosts Simonetta and Corrado are engaging and...More

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Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

We stayed with friends at Il Due on the property here.  It would be hard to praise the location, atmosphere and hospitality too much.  The whole thing is idyllic.  Corrado and Simonetta are wonderful hosts. Corrado runs the winery with around 500 acres under vine....More

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Reviewed 27 June 2017

Alessandro was our host for our wine tasting. He took us into the cellar and then back to the main room for wine tasting and some delicious food. He explained what wines are best served with the different food. The wine was so delightfully amazing....More

1  Thank Diane R
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Reviewed 7 October 2016

I booked the Il Due apartment for my wife, me and my sister. The location was magical, walking out our door and looking at Orvieto on its tufa pedestal. Simonetta was a wonderful host, and the apartment was spotless, comfortable and very relaxing. We were...More

3  Thank RMichael43
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Reviewed 5 June 2016

The wine "experience" was very enjoyable. There is an explanation of wine history and a visit to the caves which is very cool. Then you go to a large room for the tasting and a table full of yummy pairings for the wine. Each wine...More

4  Thank joannala
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Reviewed 4 November 2015

We stayed at Il Leccio at Tenuta Le Velette. The accommodations were very comfortable and very nicely appointed. Best of all was the hospitality of our host- Cecilia. Cecilia was very personable and always made sure we had things we needed...and would drop by to...More

2  Thank James H
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Reviewed 27 August 2015

We were part of a Rick Steves tour in April 2015 that had the pleasure of enjoying a "wine experience" conducted by Cecilia and her family. We had a careful pairing of wines with different parts of a lovely lunch time meal. The experience was...More

1  Thank Trp11
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