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Albergo dell'Agenzia

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Fossano 21, 12042 Pollenzo, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A beautiful old-style but modernised hotel. The rooms were clean and comfortable but lacked some essentials like a box of tissues and a bar of soap (liquid soap for the shower and the hand basin - doesn't work for me). The hotel is situated centrally for the Piemonte area and all those lovely hill-top ancient villages. Not much to do... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The hotel buildings are really quite something - beautiful, however not lavish. Our room was small but enough for a short stay. A few small additions would be great. A box of tissues and a cake of soap and also an iron and board. When you arrive from Australia your clothes need ironing but I want to do that as... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second visit to Albergo dell'Agenzia. Great location and setting with Banca Del Vino and Slow Food connected to the hotel. We go back to the property because everyone their works so hard to make sure you have a great time. I don't think no is in their vocabulary. Our room was large with a comfortable bed and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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