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Lovely wine & olive farm

This is a lovely place, they offer tours of the building and the underground area where the wooden... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Gerhard J
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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We organised lunch on the patio overlooking the Tuscan countryside. Chose the degustation menu... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Rodney C
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Hobart, Australia
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Badia a Coltibuono or "The Abbey of good harvest," is approximately two thousand years old, which today serves as a vast estate composed of vineyards, chestnut and olive trees, all producing some of Tuscany's finest wines.
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| Loc. Badia a Coltibuono, 53013, Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
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+39 0577 74481
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a lovely place, they offer tours of the building and the underground area where the wooden maturation vats are located as well as the area where the wine is stored in bottles, going back to the 1930’s. The wine tasting was also cool,...More

Thank Gerhard J
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We organised lunch on the patio overlooking the Tuscan countryside. Chose the degustation menu. Absolutely wonderful meal and wines included. Five courses and all lovely with great wine to accompany. Service was exceptional and after three hours we were finished. Beautiful view and highly recommended.

Thank Rodney C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After three stays at Badia a Coltibuono, I can't wait to return! Wonderful staff, incredible ambiance, great fine, and a fantastic restaurant. The superlatives don't say enough. You are close to several nice destinations in the Chianti area. I could write a book, but all...More

Thank MichaelVelo
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived a bit early (or the other people in our group were late...) we were invited to visit the garden in the meanwhile... wow, what a beautiful place! Visit was excellent, having a look at both history and wine, and tasting 4 different wines...More

Thank PieterVB74
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

After a good experience in 2017 (see my review) a second visit to this “hidden germ”. Excellent again. High quality food, good wines, beautiful views on the surroundings.

Thank Pieter20
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Beautiful place, well maintained. We had an excellent tour through garden, house and cellars, hosted by a guide in perfect english. She took all the time for questions and wine tasting. Nice experience.

Thank MartyMarty
Reviewed 22 July 2018

We arranged a private tour of Badia a Coltibuono with wine tasting and lunch in the restaurant to follow. This was second only to our favorite family winery in San Gimignano and that is a very high standard. This was well worth the drive from...More

Thank TBurtis
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Nice and quiet area, and interesting Badia with painted ceeling. Bell Tower. The garden is only open for the tour starting 14.30.

Thank AinaK2013
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

We booked a private tour ahead of time. We specifically asked to do a private tasting of wines which included bruschetta and tasting of olive oils. We called them ahead of time to let them known and even have correspondence wherein we specified the type...More

Thank Alele00
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

This was a perfect way to spend a warm Sunday afternoon. As we were a bit early we had a look around the abbey which you can go into for free, and admired the views across the Val di Chiana. There is also a very...More

Thank Wanderwoman19
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