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Relais Villa Petrischio

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Loc. Farneta, 25 | Cortona, 52044 Cortona, Italy
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Ranked #4 of 22 hotels in Cortona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014
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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We came here for my 70th birthday. It could not have been better. The service, food, surroundings and five star room all left nothing to be desired and nothing was too much trouble for the staff to do for us. I'd go so far as to say that if you go elsewhere (in the same category) which we had to... More

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Westborough, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We stayed here in mid-May with a small group tour. The location overlooks the Tuscan countryside and is only about 20 minutes outside Cortona. The food is excellent, the staff is warm and friendly and the views are spectacular. The overall setting is serene and peaceful. A great location to base a visit to Tuscany.

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Valletta, Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Our daughter was married here last weekend and we cannot praise the place and the staff enough! It is quite simply, amazing! The staff could not have been more helpful, the chef's food (Walter by name) is sublime and the head waiter did not seem to ever sleep! The rooms are beautiful and the pool area has a view across... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay for a week - the location is absolutely stunning with the most incredible views. The food offered at dinner is fantastic, breakfast had more options than we expected - breads, ham cheese, eggs, cereals, yoghurt, fruit salad, pastries etc. You definitely need a car - everything was a little bit further than we thought. Great... More

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Fantastic hotel and venue in the south of Tuscany. The views and facilities were amazing. The rooms were excellent and absolutely spotlessly clean. Ideally situated just 10 minutes from the beautiful town of Cortona. I would strongly recommend a car to get around and explore.

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Panama City Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

We stayed 3 nights and loved every part of our stay! When we had to leave, we felt like we left friends. Best food by Chef Walter of every place we stayed across Europe! A charming, lovely place! The view was breathtaking and the places around to visit were great and only a short drive. Everyone was wonderful from Reception... More

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Athens, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

We spent a day there in summer 2013, after a long road trip across Europe and it was the best part of our vacation . Excellent landscape, marvelous view to Tuscany, the food and the restaurant was superb as well as the room service. We will visit again soon.

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Elga G, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Relais Villa Petrischio, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I am very glad to know your stay here has been the best part of your holidays! Your reviews is very encouraging for us , and we hope you whish repeat your experience in Tuscany. Looking forward to having you as our welcome guest again , Best Regards, Elga Gemini More

Chester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

Stayed 4nights in July 13. Wonderful location, everything we hoped it would be. excellent venue for touring locally, Cortona, Sienna, Montepulcianno. Train station in Cortona made travel to Florence so easy, only 1.5 hrs and relatively cheap. staff friendly and courteous. We drove down from Pisa and found getting around no problem. I would thoroughly recommend it for the relaxation... More

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Elga G, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Relais Villa Petrischio, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thanks for the positive review on Relais Villa Petrischio , the surrounding and the saff . We hope to meet you here again, there are still may places to visit! Best Regards, Elga Gemini More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

We spent a week here on a time-share. Good location for touring area. Dinners out in Cortona most nights. Apartment was charming, with wood-burning fireplace, also washer/dryer in apartment and nice place to sit out and good views. Problem with the off-season is no bar/restaurant open, and the pool and sitting out would have been lovely if a bit warmer.... More

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Elga G, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Relais Villa Petrischio, responded to this review

Dear Guests, thank you for your great review! Your suggestion are very usefull for the people who would like to come at Villa Petrischio in winter time and much appreciated by us. We really hope to see you here again , All the best Elga More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

we stayed 3 nights in September 2013, 2 adults and a baby + excellent location, quiet, great views of Tuscany as we expected just some 10 kilometres from highway staff - very helpful and always in good mood free parking, free wifi trips we made - some 2.5 hours drive to Rome and some 1 hour drive to Florence and... More

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Elga G, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Relais Villa Petrischio, responded to this review

Dear Guest, we are very happy to read your full satisfaction with your stay at Villa Petrischio with your kind family. Your contribution will be of great help for those who are travelling with children , looking for a nice hotel in Tuscany. We thank you very much and we hope to see all of you again. All the best,... More

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Address: Loc. Farneta, 25 | Cortona, 52044 Cortona, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Arezzo > Cortona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Relais Villa Petrischio 4*
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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
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#4 Luxury Hotel in Cortona
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You can find Relais Villa Petrischio in the heart of Tuscany. The Villa was built in the 18th century on the highest hill of Farneta, which is a little village ten miles away from Cortona. Villa Petrischio is surrounded by three hectares of park with secular pines and cypresses . A long time ago the Villa belonged to the family of Count Lambardi, now the new owners have changed it in to a charming and elegant four star Relais. The accommodation offers guests a pleasantly relaxing experience, after a walk in the park or a trip to visit the "pearls of the valley". 18 rooms named after mythological females are situated between the Villa and “Il Borgo” which has a Japanese atmosphere. All the rooms are decorated with precious designs and it's possible to sense the touch of local artisans of the 18th century, without forgetting modern equipment as LCD TV, hydro massage bathtub and shower , minibar and wi-fi connection. All the rooms open up to the large green park and around the swimming pool there is natural terrace offering unforgettable views over Tuscany. Within the three hectare park there is a possibility to find many beautiful details as little rose fountain and a Japanese garden. From the swimming pool terrace it is possible to look at an inimitable sunset. At the edge of the swimming pool there is our restaurant La Terrazza where our appreciated Chef Walter Passeri 1 Michelin* offers typical Tuscan plates from an extensive “à la carte” menu. ... more   less 
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