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Localita Tornano | Siena, 53013 Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I had been planning my #1 bucketlist trip to Italy with a couple of friends since the beginning of the year. After much research of "special" places to stay, we decided on Castello Di Tornano in Gaiole in Chianti, Tuscany. The website showed this beautiful castle and accomodations as the perfect place to stay in the Tuscany area, so I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

As several reviewers have said this perfect miniature castle feels like it's all yours - don't know how as there were several other tables occupied in the jolly restaurant at breakfast and supper - but wandering around in the moonlight the only sound is the rustling of animals in the forest which leads up to the moat. The place feels... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014 via mobile

We had the most relaxing few days in Chianti and were overwhelmed by the breathtaking views surrounding the Castello. Our suite was gorgeous, with a huge four poster bed and lovely clean bathroom. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful, and the wine tasting was particularly enjoyable. We hired a car and made the most of visiting the towns and... More 

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McKinney, TX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Allow yourself to be a Prince and Princess at least once in a lifetime, and let it be here. From the moment you turn off the main road you can sense the beauty that awaits you. You can be transformed into the prince and princess you have always wanted to be. Each room is elegantly dressed and the courts and... More 

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Belmont, Massachusetts, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We were here for a mini-reunion of sorts (organized by a college friend of my husband's and his Italian wife), and found it completely enchanting. We actually stayed in "Mirto," which is an apartment in a house on the grounds and not in the castle itself, but were able to walk around inside the castle during the day and early... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Our stay at Castello di Tornano was a quintessential Italian countryside visit. While the castle and the grounds were amazing, our private cooking class was a trip topper! We enjoyed learning how to make a traditional Chianti meal and dessert. The chef and asst. chef did an amazing job adding to the menu since everything wasn't a preference for my... More 

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Pulborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014 via mobile

We booked our stay here through Secret Escapes and got a fabulous deal for the room, air travel and car hire. It was a long weekend break for us Thursday until Monday. Needless to say on Monday we didn't want to leave. The hotel is two hours from Pisa airport and has an idyllic rural location in the Chianti Hills.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

The hotel is in a castel, the rooms as really good, with space and quites.. excelent bedrooms and the restaurant is very very good. The wine from the castl vinery must be tasted . This is not a luxury castel it is a cozy , confortable and beautiful

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

This was a repeat visit for us and we arranged our itinerary to accommodate. Tornano has slipped in service. Did not have available the specific apartment we had requested and sent deposit for. (Alas, no special, private romantic view). Still, it is very quiet and quintessential Tuscany. Excellent wine from their own vineyards. Had some shipped home. Dinner served al... More 

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Vista, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

The staff was fantastic, we are older and when we found our bathroom was down some narrow stairs the manger quickly moved us to another lovely room. The surroundings are picturesque and the grounds have everything you would want in a castle. Also the food is delicious; our lunch was served on our patio and dinner was served outside under... More 

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castellotornano, Proprietario at Castello di Tornano, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your sweet review.....It has been a pleasure to have you as our guests!. Fabiola Selvolini More 

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Address: Localita Tornano | Siena, 53013 Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > Gaiole in Chianti
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 17
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Castello Di Tornano Hotel Gaiole In Chianti
Castello Di Tornano Italy/Gaiole In Chianti, Tuscany

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