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Casina Vanvitelliana

Piazza Gioacchino Rossini, 2, 80070, Bacoli, Italy
+39 348 428 8342
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The tour guide Nunziante was perfect for this short but breathtaking tour of the Royal Borbonic... read more

Reviewed April 27, 2017
Lynn F
Excellent little park for photography

This little villa sits in the small Lake Fusaro in Bacoli, a small town about 20 kilometres west of... read more

Reviewed December 4, 2016
Murat B
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Casina Vanvitelliana is a hunting lodge built in 1782 by Carlo Vanvitelli commissioned by King Ferdinand IV of Bourbon.
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“hunting lodge” (2 reviews)
“small park” (2 reviews)
“tropical park” (2 reviews)
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Piazza Gioacchino Rossini, 2, 80070, Bacoli, Italy
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Reviewed April 27, 2017

The tour guide Nunziante was perfect for this short but breathtaking tour of the Royal Borbonic hunting lodge of King Ferdinand IV of Borbon. A must see and a nice walk and quick sandwich in the park is refreshing too. Remember only open on Saturday...More

Thank Lynn F
Nunziante L, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Casina Vanvitelliana, responded to this reviewResponded May 4, 2017

Dear Visitor thank you for this nice review. For our part, the greatest effort to enhance our land. We are waiting for you again!!!!

Reviewed December 4, 2016

This little villa sits in the small Lake Fusaro in Bacoli, a small town about 20 kilometres west of Naples. I'm sure there's some form of public transport available to this location, but we drove here with a local. You reach the villa by walking...More

Thank Murat B
Nunziante L, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Casina Vanvitelliana, responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2017

Dear Guest Thank you for your review. Casina is open on Saturdays from 3 to 7 pm and Sundays from 11am to 7pm. To keep up to date on our events must see facebbok page "Casina Vanvitelliana Bacoli NA"

Reviewed June 7, 2016

Locals refer to this as Pinocchio's house. It's very cute to see, take a picture and leave. Most of the time you are unable to get inside. It's really more of a photo opt stop.

Thank ErinKBC
Nunziante L, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Casina Vanvitelliana, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2016

Thank you! See u soon

Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

We visited this in the morning,when the park was fairly empty apart from the obligatory women having their photos taken by photographers.The building looks interesting sat in the lake linked by an arched bridge.It is only open at weekends and costs €3 to enter.I don't...More

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Reviewed April 14, 2016 via mobile

Attractive little structure, closed as its a weekday but lovely little wander through a small park with plenty of seating

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Reviewed September 1, 2015

Vanvitelli is a prolific 18th Century architect who worked a lot for the Bourbon king. In this example he built a sort of Venice Hunting Pavilion, romance on the eternal link between Nature & Humankind. The Fusaro Park which leads to 'la Bella Villa' is...More

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Reviewed July 22, 2015

.In the lake Fusaro in Bacoli, in a green park on the lake, this eighteenth-century building appears suspended in the lake. To get there you take a bridge, it is a very romantic place.

Thank Amalia F
Reviewed April 28, 2015

If you wish to see this site its only open on weekends between 9 and 330pm. Costs 3€ entry. Its very close to the train station. You can get the train to Bacoi from Napoli for 3€

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