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Agriturismo Il Gioco Dell'Oca

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Via Alba 83, 12060 Barolo, Italy
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to relax away from the world, surrounded by good food and wine. Raffaella is a great host sharing her knowledge of the region making reservations at restaurants and wineries with her local knowledge you are in for a food and wine education. The rooms are comfortable the environment is welcoming and it's great to have a dog to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for three nights and it was excellent. The room was warm and inviting, clean and comfortable. Rafaella was a superb host with great recommendations and a friendly smile. She booked dinners and wine tours and was very thoughtful about this, and as a result she was on the money. Breakfasts were generous and yummy and made for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here with my family this past summer. We were a group of 7 adults and 3 kids. Everyone of us throughly enjoyed our time here. My children still talk about the wonderful breakfasts. Rafella is a very gifted hostess and made us all feel like family. We all plan to return one day.

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Portland, Maine
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014 via mobile

We recently stayed here on a cycling tour. Raffaella, the owner, is an incredibly warm and helpful person, and having grown up in the area she knows all things about Piemonte...a great source of information for first time visitors. Her place, a converted farmhouse, is unpretentious, friendly and comfortable, and a convenient base from which to travel both by car... More 

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Durham
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We stayed here for two night while visiting Barolo. Our host Raffaela could not have been more friendly or helpful She booked a restaurant for lunch for us on the day we arrived, and suggested places to visit and where to taste the beautiful Barolo wines. There was a glass of wine on arrival, wine and cheese in the evening... More 

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I highly recommend staying at the Gioca Dell'Oca for a relaxing visit in the Barolo area. We had stayed in the town of Barolo on our previous visit and much preferred this agriturismo stay. We were met at the entrance by Eva when we showed up and she got us into our room and made lunch reservations for us in... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We stayed at gioco dell oca 2 nights at 3 june14 raffaella the owner is a very special women warm and funny The rooms are desined nice, and the garden with lots of flowers and trees We made a cooking lesson and made italian great dinner. Raffaella give a warm hospitality and good advice to trips in barolo and around.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014 via mobile

On a very busy road, noisy, you feel you kind of sleep on the road.....dark room, just for sleeping, we got a room with not well designed shower......however people there made it OK. Raffaella is very warm, accommodating and flexible person, goes out of her way to spoil you and give you useful directions. We visited around Giro so did... More 

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Melbourne
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10 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Oh how I love Barolo...such a wonderful place and such lovely people. Our overnight stay at Il Gioco Dell'Oca turned into a 3 night stay because we fell in love with everything about the bnb and the surrounding area. Although a year ago now (to the day) I fondly remember the beautiful gardens, wonderful breakfast and lovely owners and staff.... More 

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Switzerland
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135 reviews 135 reviews
39 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

A very enjoyable agriturismo for sampling the wonderful tastes of Barolo! A warm, homely welcome. Gated parking. Nice rooms. Good wine. Good, caring breakfast. Very knowledgeable and entertaining hostess. Excellent location in the rolling country.

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