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La Foresteria Planeta Estate

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Contrada Passo di Gurra | ex S.S. 115 s.p. 79, Km 91, 92013 Menfi, Sicily, Italy
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    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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    5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is really a magical resort, location wise, service wise, comfort wise, food and - of course - wine wise. We sent four nights here in one of their superior rooms and didn't want to leave. There is a strong emphasis on their cooking (with famed in-house chef and cooking lessons) and on their wine, but there didn't seem to... More 

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

We spent two nights at La Foresteria on a 12-day trip around Sicily. Planeta was the first good Sicilian wine I ever drank, so it seemed like a good idea to include this as the one winery hotel on our tour. The hotel itself is situated halfway up a hill, surrounded by vineyards, with a pleasant view down to the... More 

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Sale, England, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Came here on a wine trip organised by my employers. Only a short stay unfortunately but overwhelmed by the beauty of this place. The views are stunning. Lovely boutique hotel. Rooms are really well presented and the comfiest bed I've ever slept in! The food and wine superb and staff so friendly and attentive. I didn't want to leave! Would... More 

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We stayed a couple of nights here on an end of season holiday. Loved the décor and the peaceful environment. and I would recommend it as a place to relax and recharge your batteries. Our room was beautifully furnished, with a simple private terrace to sit out on and look at the garden and sea view - the chairs weren't... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

I traveled with a group of friends to La Foresteria in October and was blown away by the place. Everything was outstanding; the room (#8), the food (amazing and we were even treated to a demonstration by the chef); the service (everyone was efficient but still friendly and relaxed); the wine (simply incredible Planeta wines); and most of all the... More 

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Coral Springs, Florida
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We had a lovely 4 night stay in this wonderful oasis. The view from our room was fantastic. . .over the vineyards to the surrounding hills and the Mediterrean Sea. The staff could not have been more friendly and helpful. The breakfasts were filled with tempting treats, and the tables were on an open terrace with the same lovely views... More 

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Lewes
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

I took a group of 16 friends and fellow oenophiles to stay at Foresteria for three nights last weekend. As soon as one arrives you realise this is going to be somewhere quite exceptional! Surrounded by olive groves and Fiano grapes with an outstanding view down to the sea, the hotel perfectly complements the Planeta philosophy as reflected in their... More 

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East Sussex
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Having just spent 2 nights at La Foresteria I am so looking forward already to going back to this beautiful tranquil place . The hospitality was faultless food & wine superb would thoroughly recommend it .

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Steyning, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Just come back from this most beautiful oasis. We were BLOWN AWAY by the hospitality and quality of the hotel. It felt more like going to stay with long lost family! Stunning food, great wine ( obviously ), the most amazing views etc etc! Thank you to the PLANETA family for making us feel so welcome. Will be back before... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

My wife and I stayed at La Foresteria for two nights at the end of September. Everything was wonderful (although I must say it was a little difficult to find the resort the first night driving there). The wine selection was excellent, and the Santo was very knowledgeable and informative about the vineyards wine selection. Our room (#7, Lavanda) was... More 

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