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Villa La Ripa

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A Fantastic Winery

I run cooking courses near Arezzo in Tuscany and as part of the week visit La Ripa for wine... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jennifer M
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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Wonderful Tour and Wine Tasting

We first visited Villa la Ripa in 2008 and just returned with friends to share this unique... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kathy J
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We’ve always been here, on the Chianti slopes of Arezzo, in the land of Tuscany, at Villa La Ripa, a Renaissance villa not far from Florence and Sienna. Olive groves and vineyards all around us with their precious oil and wine: Sangiovese, Tiratari...more
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Localita Antria 38, 52100, Arezzo, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I run cooking courses near Arezzo in Tuscany and as part of the week visit La Ripa for wine tasting. This has to be one of the highlights of the week. The villa built in 1558 is spectacular. On arrival along the avenue of cypress...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We first visited Villa la Ripa in 2008 and just returned with friends to share this unique experience. The tour and tasting were fascinating and delicious, respectively. It was great to compare Dr. Luzzi’s newest award winning wine Psycho to Tiratari from the last visit....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the villa in late August 2018. Franciska was extremely helpful and informative. The wines were delicious as was the olive oil and cheese. A lovely experience in such a beautiful house. Well done Dr. and team! Definitely a must on your itinerary.

Thank Lara B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An amazing host, great story teller! Learned a bit, tasted & enjoyed!! Beautiful property! I’ll be dreaming of coming back another day.

Thank Lori R
Peconio, Proprietario at Villa La Ripa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi! We were very interested in meeting you! Thanks for your visit! Hoping to see you again in the future! Ciao!

Reviewed August 17, 2018

From the moment you start up the driveway, you realize you are in for a special treat! The property is so picturesque, the villa stands tall on the hillside. After a very informative tour of the villa and great info about the wine making process,...More

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Peconio, Proprietario at Villa La Ripa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi! We like so much your starting words: "From the moment you start up the driveway, you realize you are in for a special treat!" It has been so nice to meet you! Hoping to be able to meet you again! Ciao!

Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Excellent wine tasting with great history and wine info. Cheese and bread were a great surprise. Highly recommend making reservations to enjoy this beautiful estate!

Thank Clay B
Peconio, Proprietario at Villa La Ripa, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

Thank you! We look forward to meeting you again very soon!

Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful visit to this winery! We showed up on a weekday, without a reservation. The hostess took us right in, offered us shelter from the heat and a tour and tasting. No fuss at all! The tour was spectacular! This property has an amazing history,...More

Thank Mark G
Peconio, Proprietario at Villa La Ripa, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2018

The tasting turned into a party! You really got the point! Our goal is really this : to become friends of all the people coming to see this magical place! So thanks for coming and we hope to meet you again!

Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed the tour of the villa and the description of the wine-making process. The host is charming and knowledgeable and the wines were excellent. This is exactly what I was looking for!

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Peconio, Proprietario at Villa La Ripa, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2018

Thank you so much! We are always happy to make people happy! And the beauty of the house and the quality of the wine help us very much. Come again in Italy and at Villa la Ripa Arezzo!

Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

Villa La Ripa is a beautiful, historical and amazing place to get to know, but the wine tasting experience didn’t go as expected and reviewed by other users. Let’s start the experience: - me and my wife didn’t book the wine tasting but decided to...More

Thank Ricardo S
Peconio, Proprietario at Villa La Ripa, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2018

Dear Ricardo, we are extremely sorry that your experience at Villa la Ripa was not as good as that of all ours guests. The problem is that everyone was coming at the same time the same day! We are a family place and we're not...More

Reviewed July 20, 2018

It is always a pleasure to meet someone who cares passionately about a place and what they do: this is definitely the case for Dr Luzzi, the charming owner & host at Villa Ripa who has cared for and developed this family run estate for...More

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Peconio, Proprietario at Villa La Ripa, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2018

Thanks Roselen, for your nice words! You are right : Villa la Ripa is really labour of love and the passion of all my life! I'm also very proud of my wines and the fact that you loved Rosè so much makes me happy! Since...More

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Geoff H
May 14, 2018|
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Response from Peconio | Property representative |
Sorry to answer late but I didn't see the question. The tasting of 3 different wines with cheese and the tour of the Renaissance villa would cost 20 Euros
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Lisa F
October 9, 2017|
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Response from Peconio | Property representative |
Hi Lisa, to reach our property in 10 minutes you can take a taxi.Otherwise you can take the bus number 5 from Piazza Guido Monaco and get off at "Antria Chiesa" which is 5-10 minutes by feet from our Villa. If you would like... More
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