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Loc. Casanova di Ricavo, 53011 Castellina In Chianti, Italy
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Poderi Val Verde
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

After a week of busy tourist sites, Staying at Ulrikes villas deep in the Tuscan hills was a great relief. Each villa has its own private outdoor dining space, and barbecue, which is a must to cook the excellent meat from the local farmers market. Ulrike rewards the adventurous, go round for her dinner and she will bring out six... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Run by a really nice German lady named Ulrike; we made a three-course meal in her home. If we were to do Chianti again, we probably would have liked to stay in this B & B because there was a lot more that was offered than the one we were at. Ulrike taught us to make a bread salad, pasta... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

My wife and I visited Ulrike at her great agri-tourism farm for 7 days in mid October. We stayed in the La Bellavista apartment and it offered a great rustic taste of Tuscany with every amenity you could hope for. An efficient kitchen, comfortable bedroom, spacious living area, excellent bathroom with large shower and a very nice private terrace. On... More 

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Fullerton, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

This lovely farm is an ideal place to serve as home base during a trip to the hill towns of Tuscany. It is close enough to Florence to drive there to spend a whole or half day to see the sights and shop, only to return to the countryside for a relaxing evening. Ulrike, the proprietor, provided us with helpful... More 

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Brooklyn NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The lovely setting, homey lodging, warm hospitality and central location made this a "trip of a lifetime" for our family reunion in Tuscany. Set in a quiet valley just a few kilometers from the charming village of Castellina in Chianti, this working farm was the perfect home-away-from-home to explore the delights of Tuscany. Centrally located between Florence and Siena, it... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Our family spent a wonderful two weeks in the Casa Pineta at Poderi Val Verde, which very comfortably accommodated 8 adults. We had access to a swimming pool, grill, patios, and the gorgeous hills and hiking trails around the property. In addition to a delicious four course welcome dinner, Ulrike provided a wealth of information about the area, and advice... More 

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Delta, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Our family visited Tuscany in July 2014 and stayed here for a week. The setting was marvelous. Our kids enjoyed the pool, animals and visiting with the other families. The location was perfect for day trips to Firenze, Pisa, Sienna and the other towns. We enjoyed meeting the other families and sharing our experiences with them. Ulrike is a wonderful... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Eight adult family members stayed in the lovely and spacious Casa Pineta property on Ulrike's farm for two delightful weeks (August 2014). Amenities include a well-equipped kitchen, washer and dryer, four full bathrooms, private patios and stunning views. We loved staying here for so many reasons. Do not pass up the opportunity to attend one of Ulrike's "welcome" dinners--a multi-course... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Our family really enjoyed our time in Poderi Val Verde. The farm was lovely and there were easily accessible walking trails through the beautiful scenery. Ulrike was very helpful in suggesting activities for the area, such as towns to visit and winery tours. We enjoyed our stay in the rustic old farmhouse and would love to go back in the... More 

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Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

What a perfect place to stay in Chianti. Comfortable and roomy living space inside and out; the quaint and rustic buildings, private courtyard, refreshing pool, great neighbors (other guests) and of course Ulrike all combine to make this a memorable stay. What sets this destination apart is the personal attention Ulrike brings. Cooking class, Tuscan style breakfast, fresh from the... More 

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Additional Information about Poderi Val Verde

Address: Loc. Casanova di Ricavo, 53011 Castellina In Chianti, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > Castellina In Chianti
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Poderi Val Verde Castellina In Chianti, Italy - Tuscany

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