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Castello di Meleto

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Loc. Meleto | 53013, 53013 Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The castle is beautiful and the tour guide who was also our server during the tasting was very attentive. The view from The castle grounds was beautiful. Unfortunately we did this tour after visiting smaller vineyards where we had private tours and very personal attention. The light lunch was also smaller than what we had at other smaller vineyards, however... More 

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

There are few places I will return to in my travels. Castello did Meleto is one. The castle was enchanting, taking you back in time. The property and surrounding hills were beautiful. The staff was personable but not intrusive. The meals felt like a banquet for. A nobleman. And the wine......some of the best I have tasted.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

We got married at this stunning Castle in July 2014. All of our family and friends stayed at the venue. All rooms were clean, comfortable and in keeping with the area, with stunning views everywhere you look. The staff at the Castle were all extremely friendly and helpful. When planning our wedding, we used the Castles own wedding planner, Katia,... More 

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Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

We've enjoyed pretty much everything about our stay here: guided visit, spacious two-rooms appartment with floor-to-cieling windows with a view on typical Chianti scenery, lunch combined with local wines tasting, dinner in a restaurant at foothill. All priced more than reasonable, I'd say that's a real bargain!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

We stayed in the self-catering apartment(not the castle). It's cheaper(we payed $288 for four nights, breakfast not included) and you get exactly the same service for guide tour and wine tasting. I would same go for the apartment if money is a concern for you. People there are really helpful. We went to the traditional market in Panzano in Chianti... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

It's my first time live in castle, and the experience was good. The agents are very nice and friendly. although they don't stay in hotel at night, they were very helpful to answer your need before they leave. But we were a little bit disappointed because the restaurant is closed in winter. We have to drive to another town for... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 via mobile

Yes it's a bit tough to find and you probably need a car but it is worth it! My daughter and I arrived around 3 pm reception was wonderful and we were shown to our beautifully appointed apartment. We went to the wine tasting and castle tour where I promptly sent home a case of wine to the USA! The... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We got married here a few weeks ago and I cannot speak highly enough of the venue and all staff that work here. Katia the wedding coordinator was always incredibly helpful and friendly and worked tirelessly to make sure that we had the perfect wedding! All of our guests stayed onsite and were stunned by how beautiful the venue is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Came here because of all the rave reviews and it is very much like staying in a castle. Rooms are a little spartan but the garden is beautiful and the views from the two pools are stunning. Very nice staff and the cooking school appeared to be very popular. The old stone architecture is very impressive too. Nice base to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I celebrated my wedding in June 2014 at Castello Meleto. Katia the wedding planner was fantastic i would recommend if you're having a wedding at Meleto to definitely pay the extra and have her help organise she is fantastic with all the planning and especially on the day, she helped us arrange all the meetings and saved us a lot... More 

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