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Albergo dell'Agenzia

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Fossano 21, 12042 Pollenzo, Italy
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Ranked #1 of 1 hotels in Pollenzo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Top class hotel. Lots of very friendly and helpful staff. Large rooms. Everything in working order. Great pool area, spa, wellness and fitness rooms. Underground parking which is great in summer heat. Also an excellent slow food restaurant. Proximity to the famous wine bank is a plus. Easy to reach numerous castles, wine museums, vineyards etc. in Barolo area.

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The Hague
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We had expected this hotel to offer something special due to its proximity to the Slow Food University, but we were very disappointed. The rooms are pleasant and the grounds are nice. The restaurant, however, is a real let-down. We were served a tasting menu of several courses that reminded us of food you might be served on an airplane.... More

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Malmo, Sweden
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Lovely old royal summer residence converted into comfortable and tasteful hotel. there is also a slow food oriented gastronomic university and a wine museum on site. The restaurant is well above average for hotel restaurants; we ate there two nights in a row, but there are other restaurants in the old historic village nearby. The rooms are spacious and nicely... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We stayed in a beautiful room, felt like we were in a loft. Beautiful view, comfortable bed and the restaurant was to die for! The Slow Food concept was great, it felt like a nice way to eat and to live actually. I will definitely be looking into it more. I wish we had more time to spend there, and... More

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Bloomfield Hills, MI
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

I recently attended a conference at this site, and thought it was a wonderful, relaxing, beautiful venue. The Slow Food restaurant was great, and featured a spectacular panna cotta. Overall, a relaxing place in the countryside that helps you focus, whether on personal or business activities. Great place!!

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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24 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

We decided to go the truffle fair in Alba few weeks before it, so most hotels there were sold-out. Luckily we googled and found the Albergo dell'Agenzia Lodging - great option, about 20 minutes far from Alba, and away from the confusion there. Albergo was built in an old monastery and is also part of a gastronomic university. The rooms... More

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Lexington, Kentucky
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

Our travel coordinator stumbled across this unique hotel and we fully enjoyed our two nights with them. The 'campus' houses a school of gastronomy and the Banca del Vino, bank of wine, for the entire country. We were able to tour the wine bank, with a student guide, and enjoy a wine tasting of the local production. The staff is... More

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Saint Louis MO
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45 reviews 45 reviews
12 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013 via mobile

The facility is amazing. The staff was professional, but not overly friendly. The wi-fi was just OK, with too many spotty locations in some second floor rooms. Considering its outstanding rating by other TA reviewers, it did not fully meet our expectations.

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Amadora, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

We stayed there because a couple friend of us was going to get married there. Excellent hotel, nice staff, good rooms but, for us, the very best of this hotel is the restaurant! The food and the wine are just amazing!!! It is a great opportunity the taste the flavours of Piemonte!!! We wouldn't expect anything else because this hotel... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

This is a very subjective review, tainted perhaps by our experiences elsewhere in Piedmont in hotels and albergos which were small, simple, but cosy. The hotel is on large grounds attached to the Culinary University. Unfortunately the Michelin restaurant formally in the grounds has moved up the road a few miles, and the one meal we had was OK, but... More

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Address: Via Fossano 21, 12042 Pollenzo, Italy
Location: Italy > Piedmont > Province of Cuneo > Pollenzo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Albergo dell'Agenzia 4*
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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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The Albergo dell’Agenzia arises from the idea of Slow Food and it’s particular suggested for the persons who are looking for the pleasure of good taste and ideal but surely welcoming and pleasant.The 4-star Albergo dell'Agenzia hotel is situated on the beautiful restructured neo-Gothic country estate of King Carlo Alberto of Savoy.The site also comprises the University of Gastronomic Sciences, the Wine Bank and Guido’s restaurant. The hotel itself welcomes guests to Pollenzo in an atmosphere that is once warm, friendly and why not smart. ... more   less 
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