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Agriturismo Cretaiole di Luciano Moricciani

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via S. Gregorio 14, 53026 Pienza, Italy
Agriturismo Cretaiole di Luciano Moricciani
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Houston, TX
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30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you can go to Italy just once, this is the place to stay! We saw the Tuscan Region with all it's beautiful vistas. The Moricciani family welcomed us as though we were family. Carlotta helped us with driving directions to towns, events, as well as where to purchase wine. Isabella called and made reservations for us at several local... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A little oasis off the beaten path- a chance to experience Italy the way Italians do. A much slower pace, less tourists, more natives. Our hosts were very gracious in organizing tours, dinners and wine tastings. Each person we met thru creatoile had a wonderful story to tell, and welcomed us into their lives, vineyards, and restaurants like we were... More 

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Fair Oaks, California
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12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our 3rd stay with the Moricciani family and it was just like coming home. We were blessed to be able to share it with our adult children and their spoused this time - they have heard us talk about it so much that they felt like they were missing out! As usual, Isabella, Carlo and Luciano didn't disappoint.... More 

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Adelaide
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cretaiole was a fantastic experience. We really appreciated the friendliness of the Moricciani family and was everything we could have hoped for. There were so many activities to do that we will have to come back, so next time we can just enjoy relaxing and the beautiful surroundings. We loved the cooking lesson, and the playground that kept out boys... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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29 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cretaiole was recommended to us by some friends who spoke so highly of it that we booked a two week stay - so glad we did! This was not just a holiday it was like staying with family in the Val d'Orcia. The Moricianni family (Luciano, Isa, Carlo) and the amazing Carlotta are very passionate about Cretaiole and the Val... More 

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Durham, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Cretiole deserves more than five stars! We've done a lot of traveling and this was the most fun we've ever had. From the moment we met, we felt a part of the wonderful Moricianni family. From the irrepressible patriarch Luciano, with whom language was no barrier, to multi-talented and fun son Carlo, vivacious and amazingly detail-oriented Isa, along with indispensable,... More 

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Syracuse, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We read the reviews for this wonderful place before we booked and really didn't believe it could live up to its billing, but it truly did. The room and amenities were fabulous, the location beautiful, the scope of available activities was amazing and the people there are passionately committed to ensuring that your time with them is perfect in every... More 

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Peachtree City, GA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Rick Steves describes Cretaiole as summer camp for adults. That's probably as good of a way to describe it as any. The reality is that it worked well for our kids (11 and 18) as well. Truly, it was the best vacation week we've ever spent together -- and we really, really like to take great vacations, so we've been... More 

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Sylvania, Ohio
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

My husband and I recently spent a week at Agriturismo Cretalole and it was truly the most amazing time we have ever had on vacation. The family owned farm/b&b is set in beautiful Tuscany with views like picture postcards. But more importantly, the Moricciani family and friend Carlotta, do a superb job of providing plenty of activities to either participate... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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14 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

...because it's happening to you. You, over the course of a week long stay will come as close as you can to being Tuscan. You will be welcomed into a wonderful family, be shown their lifestyle and be introduced to other local Tuscans willing to share their passion be it for wine or cheese or pasta. Take the Dolce Vita... More 

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