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Agriturismo Barac

San Rocco Seno d'Elvio, 40, 12051 Alba, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013
Lindsay E Chicago, Illinois, United States
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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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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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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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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26 reviews 26 reviews
24 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
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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Mexico
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16 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 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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17 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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8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 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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Asgardstrand, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2011

From the first moment we loved this wonderfull place amidst the wine ranks. Situated around five hundred meters downhill from Treiso in the Barbaresco area of Piedmont it is a perfect starting point for wine lovers and tourists wanting to explore the Barbaresco and Barolo area. The service is top and we never heard the word "no", they even fixed... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2009

The spot is really, really beautiful. If you like to look at vineyards this place is heaven! The simple and elegant way they decorated the hotel is very pleasing as well. It is tastefully done and really complements the background. We spend only one night at Cascina Barac but we would definitely go back. They have a lovely lawn in... More

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Also Known As:
Agriturismo Barac Hotel Alba
Agriturismo Barac Hotel
Address: San Rocco Seno d'Elvio, 40, 12051 Alba, Italy
Location: Italy > Piedmont > Province of Cuneo > Alba
Amenities:
Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 6 Specialty lodging in Alba
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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