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Via Alba 15, 12050 Serralunga d'Alba, Italy
+39 0173 626111
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Historically interesting

Fontanafredda is of great interest for those interested in the history of wine in Piemonte. It also... read more

Reviewed June 20, 2017
Great disappointment

We had read so much appraise for this place that we were really looking forward our lunch and visit... read more

Reviewed May 7, 2017
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Via Alba 15, 12050 Serralunga d'Alba, Italy
+39 0173 626111
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Reviewed June 20, 2017

Fontanafredda is of great interest for those interested in the history of wine in Piemonte. It also boasts a restaurant, park, and a visitors centre/shop. Owned by Eataly founder Oscar Farinetti, who bought it from the ancient Bank of Siena.

Thank JanochBarbro
Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

We had read so much appraise for this place that we were really looking forward our lunch and visit to this famous winery. We went to the restaurant, sat down and waitress came right away. She asked that do we want water, we said no...More

Thank ChocoPep
Reviewed January 27, 2017

excellent setting, good gift shop and nice tour - all very enjoyable. it has a great restaurant so make sure you dine there

Thank dmitry2009
Reviewed January 17, 2017

Fontanafredda is a very large wine estate (maybe the largest, or at least one of the largests in the region (Barolo communities). The estate has a rich history as it was built as a love nest for 'Contessa Berta', the mistress of king Victor Emanuel...More

Thank ruud v
Reviewed December 6, 2016

This is a truly historic wine producer. We have visited a number of wineries over the years and we have had many tastings and tours. This was one of the best. First, you need a little history lesson. Victor Emmanuel II (Vittorio Emanuele Maria Alberto...More

1  Thank phat_dawg_21
Reviewed August 16, 2016

The estate Fontana Freddy is a nice place to discover Barolo wine. In addition to the winery tour, take a hike in the little forrest on the estate. Good guiding and nice wines to taste. I'll be back!

Thank JohnFromNorway
Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

I definitely recommend this tour (and shore) because is a place that will provide you a very good experience and provide good memories.

Thank HitmanBRA
Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

We had lunch here and it was really nice. Very modern and open feel with good food and wine! We had kids with us and they enjoyed it as well!

Thank Claudia S
Reviewed March 16, 2016

Definitely a great place to eat and drink. Everything is excellent and the location is fabulous. Strongly recommended a nice walk around the house mansion after lunch.

Thank Camelut86
Reviewed October 15, 2015

We had an excellent tour of the huge cellars by the very friendly and knowledgable guide Chiara. Lunch at the Disguido Osteria was excellent, as were the wines tasted. Wine shop with a very large selection of own and other labels. Highly recommended. Advance bookings...More

Thank cicignon
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Catherine L
August 2, 2015|
Response from Kjetil1965 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, try the contact form at the Fontanafredda web site. Kjetil