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“Perfection with big comfortable beds and a view to kill for” 5 of 5 stars
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Casa Moricciani
Via Gaetano Milanesi, 13, 53020 Castelmuzio, Italy   |  
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“Perfection with big comfortable beds and a view to kill for”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

We are experienced travellers and have stayed all over Europe. We stayed at Casa Moricciani for 5 nights and it was a perfect in every way. We loved the Villa (it was spectacular with all the amenities discussed being of the highest standard); we loved the view - over the valley; we loved the 75 yard walk to a wonderful relaxed restaurant where we received some of our beat meals; we loved our driver Angelo who took us on day trips; we loved Antonella that guided us through Siena; we loved the Chefs that prepared our meals; we loved the daily cleaning staff that were awesome; we loved the stocked wine fridge - simply convenient; we loved the fresh eggs and organic food ... the list could go on.

Most of all, we loved the attention to detail by Isabella and Carlo and their personal touch.

If you are anywhere in the vicinity, simply trust the reviews and you will not be disappointed!

Peter, Karen, Chris, Ann, David and Maureen

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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CasaMoricciani, Owner at Casa Moricciani, responded to this review, January 19, 2014
Dear Peter, Karen, Chris, Ann, David and Maureen,

Carlo and I think that you should get an award for packing into 5 days what most people manage to do in two weeks. :-) Bravo, Peter, for your fantastic organizational skills and providing for your friends a fabulous 5-night stay in Tuscany. Your enthusiasm for all that we provided was great, and we thank you for writing about it in your review!

We are really happy to know that later this year we will have two more of your friends come to stay at Casa Moricciani. Thank you for telling them about Casa Moricciani.

Grazie mille to all of you,
Isabella and Carlo
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Saint Charles, Illinois
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

It is difficult to add to all of the wonderful reviews I have read so far on Casa Moricciani but I will try. As several have noted, your visit starts well in advance of your actual trip with the fantastic planning and correspondence with Isabella on what you would like to experience during your time in this gorgeous section of Tuscany. We were travelling with at party of seven and rented the downstairs section of the villa along with one of the rooms upstairs. The villa itself is quite remarkable and everything is of the finest quality. We only stayed in Castelmuzio for three evenings but we had a fully planned time with highlights that included:
- the pasta making class and dinner at the family farm (not to be missed)
- a guided tour of Siena with Antonella, who was fantastic, followed by a great Tuscan lunch
- tours through various towns and villages throughout the region
- a private visit to a winery that included a light lunch and tasting
- a personal chef (Alessandro) who made a 5 hour feast for us the last evening at the villa

Overall the visit was fantastic and we wish we would have had more time but it was nice that the villa was available for a three day rent so that we could also spend several days in Rome (check out the Borgio Suites there). The one thing we would have changed was that we rented a larger van that could accommodate the entire group vs. two cars which would have worked out better with the narrow roads and hills of the area.

If you are looking for a first-class and truly Tuscan experience then this is the place. A 'thousand thanks' again Isabella and Carlo for your hospitality. We look forward to our next visit.

Ciao
Gregory, Jennifer, Don, Connie, Jarrod, Tom & Jen

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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CasaMoricciani, Owner at Casa Moricciani, responded to this review, January 19, 2014
Dear Gregory, Jennifer, Don, Connie, Jarrod, Tom & Jen,

What an extraordinary travel planner you are, Greg! You really did a fantastic job to experience so much in three days. Although we normally have weekly stays, especially in the highly requested months, sometimes things work out just right for those needing a shorter stay--and we were happy everything worked so well for you and your group.

It was our pleasure to work with you in advance of your arrival--which really made it possible to "choreograph" your activities and to make so much possible in such a short time.

We hope there might be another time when you can come and stay for a longer visit. It would be our pleasure to see you again.

Grazie mille,
Isabella and Carlo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

At least we didn't....definitely one of the most delightful and charming places we have ever stayed! So many thoughtful touches and such extraordinary hospitality that you feel like you are in some kind of dream. And the view from the yard where you are perched high on the edge of the storybook village of Castelmuzio, takes your breath away every time you look at it. Isabella and Carlo have obviously put their heart and soul into this amazing villa and you can feel their love in every inch of the place. Moreover, the "Hidden Tuscany" book they have compiled is more comprehensive than almost any guidebook I have ever read. (Watch out, Rick Steves and Lonely Planet!) It's such a useful reference and inspirational guide for your adventures through the countryside of beautiful Tuscany.

We were somewhat skeptical when we read the various rave reviews of their place before we arrived because many times places like this are "oversold" and then unfortunately, never quite meet your high expectations. However, Casa Moricciani is truly everything all the other guests rave about and then some. You won't want to leave....

Room Tip: All the bedrooms are spectacular. However, if you love to cook, you might want to stay in one of the...
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  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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CasaMoricciani, Owner at Casa Moricciani, responded to this review, January 19, 2014
Dear Rainkeeper,

Thank you for your review, and we are especially happy to know that you liked the information we provide in the Travel Book. It has been a work of love that we have developed over many years, adding, revising, and enhancing in order to provide truly special places and "hidden treasures" that most people will never find on their own while on a vacation. We want so much to give our guests an experience they will never forget--as well as a beautiful place to stay.

We appreciate everything you have done for us--coming to stay with us, and also posting your wonderful review.

Grazie mille,
Isabella and Carlo
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145 reviews 145 reviews
38 hotel reviews
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

Wow! I could just say one word but that would not help fellow travelers. We loved this villa and our host. I travel a lot and expect nice. This exceeded my expectations. Not only was our villa the highest quality but all the extra things our host and hostess, Isabella and Carlo did for us was incredible. Offering home run recommendations on restaurants, wine tastings, guides and interesting places to see was just the start of this extra special service. The pasta night with our host was an event that made you feel like a part of the family. Fresh pastries delivered twice during the week, huge gift basket of Tuscan treats, laundry service twice a week and daily maid service was awesome. I could go own all day with nice things to say but superb says it all.
Most of all the kindness and personal touch from Isabella and Carlo was truly heavenly. We can not wait to go back again and we would highly recommend Casa Moricciani.

  • Stayed April 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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CasaMoricciani, Owner at Casa Moricciani, responded to this review, January 19, 2014
Dear Mobileworldtraveler,

We thank you for your beautiful and comprehensive review of your stay at Casa Moricciani. It truly was our pleasure to have you and your friends stay with us. Nothing makes us happier than to know that our guests have been as comfortable in our home as you have described.

We look forward to your next visit and to see you once again!

Grazie mille,
Isabella and Carlo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

We stayed at Casa Moricciani for 3 nights and it was the absolute perfect place for our trip to Tuscany. From the time we made the booking, Isabela was so helpful giving us advise on how to get there and even referred us to a car hire company that would be willing to hire out a car on a Sunday (when all other car hire outlets are closed)

When we got into the apartment (Stelle Fisse), we felt like we were enveloped in pure luxury. The table in the kitchen had a basket of pasta, bread, jams, chocolate,a bottle of wine and fresh vegetables, ready for us to whip up a scrumtious italian meal.
The room itself was gorgeous with flowers and chocolates placed everywhere. There was enough space to move around and the bed was really comfortable.
My favourite part of the partment was the shower. With views of the Tuscan countryside and water hitting you from all 3 directions, it felt like a dream come true.
We were at the most amazing place on earth for our Tuscan vacation which I had often daydreamed about.

Isabela was always a text msg or phone call away and every need of ours was always fulfilled. But the true asset of Casa Moricciani is the amazing file binder that you find in your apartment which is crammed with different itineraries including gps co-ordinates, pictures of places and things you will see on your way, advice on the best restaturants to eat at along the way and even the best factory outlets to go shopping. This was like having our own tour guide with us and was inevaluable to our Tuscan experience.

We hope to visit Casa Moricciani in the near future where I am sure we will again be wrapped in Moricciani luxury!

Room Tip: I have not seen the other rooms but Stelle Fisse is perfect for a couple, very romantic indeed!
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  • Stayed March 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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CasaMoricciani, Owner at Casa Moricciani, responded to this review, January 19, 2014
Dear NC07,

What a beautiful review! Thank you, grazie!

Your comment about your favorite part being the shower made us smile. Every bedroom and every bathroom is totally unique. When we designed the villa, we put an enormous amount of thought into the bathrooms with the goal to make each one "a most pleasurable experience". The bathrooms have high tech features and precision in order to do just that. All of the showers have multiple features, and yet not two are identical: some have color therapy, some have fountains, some have side jets, etc. One includes a Jacuzzi bathtub. We know that on a vacation not that much time is spent in the shower/tub, but we wanted that time to be FANTASTIC. :-)

Thank you so much for adding your photos. I know how important it is for travelers to see a place through other traveler's eyes.

Grazie mille!
Isabella and Carlo
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San Antonio, Texas
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Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

We stayed in the bottom floor, two bedroom part of the house the week of 10/27 to 11/3. We selected in this home based on the tripadvisor reviews, the casamoricciani website and the positive impression we experienced in our initial contacts with Isabela.

Based on the tripadvisor reviews and the cost of the accomodation it would be entirely reasonable to have very high expectations. I hoped for the best and found it even better. The home was every bit as lovely as the pictures but I found Isabela and Carlo really go above and beyond in making your stay memorable and authentic. We loved making pasta and having dinner with them and their other guests. We visited the Etruscan tomb on their property and learned so much about the area from isabela on this tour. We followed the tours all week in her guide book which was incredible. I loved shopping at the coop and making dinner in the beautiful kitchen, enjoying Vincenzo and contucci they provided (sp?) every evening, the view...

I could go on and on but the other reviews say it even better. One of the comments said it is the
vacation you dream of but rarely realize. Thanks to both for our wonderful memories on this trip.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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CasaMoricciani, Owner at Casa Moricciani, responded to this review, January 19, 2014
Dear NubbyRose12,

What you have written in your review is very meaningful to us. We know that to meet expectations is everything when it comes to our guests having a vacation that they will enjoy, remember, tell friends about, and perhaps may even return to experience again sometime in the future.

When Carlo and I decided to restore the villa and create a luxury stay, we pledged to each other to make it something unique, meaningful to our guests, and hopefully, a place to experience a vacation that would exceed our guests' expectations. And so, for this reason, you understand why we appreciate reading what you have written.

Thank you so very much for your stay with us and for your beautiful review,
Isabella and Carlo
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Huntington Beach, California, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

If I could, I would rate our experience at Casa Moricciani as better than excellent! Everything about our trip to Tuscany was perfect, and that was due in large part to Isabella and Carlo. In the planning stages of our trip, Isabella was so responsive and helpful. While in Tuscany, our every need was met. We relied on Isabella's recommendations of restaurants and sites to visit, and enjoyed every single one. The villa is beautiful, inside and out. One of the nicest places I've stayed. Isabella was available all week to answer questions and assist us with dinner reservations. And Carlo surprised us with breakfast two of the mornings we were there! Family night at the farmhouse is not to be missed. I lost my glasses in the villa on my last day there. Isabella found them, and mailed them promptly to me at no charge, and then followed up to make sure I received them. That is just one example of the excellent service and hospitality we received at Casa Moricciani. We will definitely return there, and I have already recommended the villa to many of my friends and family. You will not be disappointed.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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CasaMoricciani, Owner at Casa Moricciani, responded to this review, January 19, 2014
Dear Patricia,

It was our pleasure to help you with your stay--before your arrival, during your stay, and even afterwards to reunite you with your glasses. :-)

Even though we tell many people not to worry so much about details prior to their arrival--we can help them with anything once they are here--it is also our aim to assist guests ahead of time, in order to meet their goals, give them peace about the upcoming trip, and ensure that they will experience what they wish.

Thank you for your kind review, and thanks so much for coming to stay at Casa Moricciani!
Isabella and Carlo
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Address: Via Gaetano Milanesi, 13, 53020 Castelmuzio, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > Castelmuzio
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 3 Specialty lodging in Castelmuzio
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Casa Moricciani is the perfect place to stay for independent travelers desiring to experience authentic Tuscany in refined luxury and style. The villa is truly a home — designed, furnished, and equipped with every comfort — and beckons you to come and live "the Tuscan life" in the picturesque village of Castelmuzio — a medieval town, just south of Siena, surrounded by the greatest Tuscan wines, foods, and sceneries, and yet itself undiscovered and waiting for you to enjoy its hidden pleasures. ... more   less 

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