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Agriturismo Barac

San Rocco Seno d'Elvio, 40, 12051 Alba, Italy
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Ranked #2 of 8 Specialty lodging in Alba
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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80 reviews 80 reviews
58 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

Beautiful property set amongst the vines. Comfortable, clean room overlooking the vineyard of Cascina Barac. Excellent location and easy to visit Barolo, Barbaresco and many other wonderful vineyards. The breakfast was adequate and staff friendly when you saw them. It was difficult to obtain information about surrounding areas as little English spoken. We were given a lovely bottle of wine... More

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london
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We stayed at Barac for a couple of night early june. The best part of it is the location, in the middle of the vineyards with nice views over the hills and the town of treiso from every room. Also perfectly located to reach Barbaresco, Barolo, Treiso and nearby towns. The rooms are pretty standard level, only the size changes.... More

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

Great location central to get around the wine towns of Piedmont. A bit hard to find but I think most similar places are! Our room was big and had amazing views of the hills, they gave us a bottle of wine for staying there, and glass upon arrival... so after a long travel that was nice. It was very quiet... More

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Europe & Asia
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79 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

Booking: Took us a while, because they wanted us to book three nights, but we could just spent two;after arguing, it was fine. We booked the superior category (barolo) for 125 Eur. Check in and welcome: Went fast, nice welcome, we received a glass of wine and nuts as a welcome drink. They helped with the luggage as well. Room:... More

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Milan, Italy
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9 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

The house is in a beautiful hill, in the middle of vineyards and green fields. We visited Cascina Barac in August and we had a really good time here. The surroundings (of hotel and beyond) are just fantastic. The house is airy and spacious (I know there were other guests but never really saw much of them). Our room was... More

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Affoltern am Albis, Switzerland
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28 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

We were looking for a small but typical place close to Alba. Stumbling over Cascina Barac on the Internet took us in immediately. We booked, we arrived and everything was just perfect. The staff is very polite, competent and greet you with a very warm welcome. Our whole stay kept on the quality we were expecting from the web-page. Really... More

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21 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

We very much enjoyed our stay at Cascina Barac. Rooms are quite nicely decorated, very comfortable bed and the room is outfitted well with a spacious, full bathroom. The dinner we had was wonderful and the service was excellent. We stayed during the fall so the hills were alive in color from the vineyards. A little difficult to find at... More

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Boston
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16 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2012

We started our trip to the Piedmont by bus from our hotel L'Approdo to the Rapollo train station, then the train to Genoa and bus to the airport to pick up a car which took about 2 hours. The trip to Alba was pretty straight forward on the freeway, but fortunately I was able to save the map that got... More

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Swampscott, Massachusetts
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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2011

Lovely spot with a beautiful view - quiet if you are not over the gravel parking lot as we were. As for walking - only if you are a mountain goat. Cascina Barac is located within extremely steep vineyards. I hate to be a nay-sayer but, being foodies, we were first attracted by promises of "a superb and genuine cuisine... More

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Antwerp, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2011

We liked our visit at Cascina Barac very very much. It was so quiet, a beautifull setting , great views and the food and drinks were excellant. The location is perfect for visiting the Langhe area,we will come back

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Address: San Rocco Seno d'Elvio, 40, 12051 Alba, Italy
Location: Italy > Piedmont > Province of Cuneo > Alba
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