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Il Fontanaro

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Vocabolo Montanaro 64, 06060 Paciano, Italy
Il Fontanaro
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    5 of 5 stars
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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We spent five nights at Leccino, Fontanaro and it was a lovely little cottage in idyllic surroundings. Paciano was great as well - tiny and sleepy but exactly what we wanted. It was absolutely beautiful and a perfect way to start a honeymoon!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had such a wonderful time here. We spent the best month at Il Fontanaro. Stunning scenery, great villa. Most of all the warmth and welcome from Alina and Lucia to our family. Lovely days eating and wandering the garden. Our son loved it and misses Bacco and Ettore the placid Labradors. Can't wait to go back we were so... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We absolutely loved everything about our stay at Sangantino, Fontanaro. Our villa had two bedrooms, two full bathrooms, and a full kitchen. The property was located in a beautiful area with absolutely stunning views of olive trees. Lucia and Alina are such wonderful people, they instantly become family. The cooking class was an experience of a lifetime. We just came... More 

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Newtown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lucia & Alina are so warm & welcoming. The only thing better than the views was the cooking class. We made our own pasta & sauces and my favorite, tiramisu. The country setting was so refreshing and relaxing.

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Gilroy, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Our week stay in October at Sassicaia, a 2 bedroom, 2 bath, fully furnished, complete with washer and dryer, is one of several beautiful properties of Il Fontanaro. The villa is spacious for you to relax and enjoy yourself, It is located on the edge of the quaint town of Paciano andvery convenient to take day trips to....Cortona, Montepulciano, Assisi,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We had 5 days at Fontanaro and it was the experience of a lifetime. Lucia and Alina are outstanding hosts. They know how to create a relaxed atmosphere and to make each visitor feel special. The cooking class is not to be missed! It's entertaining, we learned a lot, and had one memorable meal with fun people. The scenery is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We stayed at a property off Il Fontanaro, Desiderio at Fonte Girasole, which is still owned and run by the same family. It was our first holiday abroad with our baby and Lucia and Alina could not have done more to make us feel welcome and comfortable. The accommodation, Desiderio was of a very high standard. The decor was really... More 

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Gaithersburg, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Highly recommend this place if you are in the area. Very relaxing, quaint and a lovely view. Alina and her Mom are the most gracious hosts, and I highly recommend the cooking class. Not only do you learn how to cook a world class meal, you get to eat it!

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Thank you Lucia and Alina for our favorite 4 days in Italy during our tenth anniversary trip. Your warmth, hospitality and property are magnificent. Thanks for an amazing stay, I can't wait to recreate our amazing pastas and pesca cake.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

There is a reason Il Fontanaro is voted the #1 Agriturisimo in Umbria! Besides the breathtaking scenery, the wonderful accommodations, the proximity to other tourist destinations, their overwhelming knowledge & history of wine, olive oil, honey, saffron & Italian geography.....there is something more important than all of this that will show you why you must visit & get to know... More 

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