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Castello Sonnino

Via Volterrana Nord 6/a, 50025, Montespertoli, Italy
+39 0571 609198
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Slightly overpriced

Went as part of a party of six. The pleasant young lady was knowledgeable about the property and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Roma108
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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Wonderful taste of Tuscany!

We popped in here on a whim, and we are so glad we did! Getting up to the top of the hill where... read more

Reviewed May 25, 2018
Sabrina C
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Dallas, Texas
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Castello Sonnino is situated in the town of Montespertoli and represents the foundation of Italian culture. Castello Sonnino has been selected as a ‘Gucci Places’, a project Gucci launched in 2018, identifying seven special places in the world they claim to be inspirational. Castello Sonnino is ‘living history to sustain the future’. Tours our ancient Cellars, Vinsantaia & wine tastings are possible on request as well as a meal at our own Enoteca, there is also free entrance to the nearest swimming-pool (5 minutes by car).
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“wine tasting” (25 reviews)
“winery tour” (3 reviews)
“nice wine” (3 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Via Volterrana Nord 6/a, 50025, Montespertoli, Italy
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+39 0571 609198
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went as part of a party of six. The pleasant young lady was knowledgeable about the property and it's wines. We were given 3 small tastings of their wine. The first was okay, but the other 2 were good. We all purchased wines, however we...More

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Reviewed May 25, 2018

We popped in here on a whim, and we are so glad we did! Getting up to the top of the hill where this is placed is full of breathtaking views. Then the castle and vineyard its self is just devine. The ladies who helped...More

1  Thank Sabrina C
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Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

This was a great visit! We learned a lot and drank great wine m! We did the full lunch and it was delicious! This place is beautiful!

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Reviewed January 16, 2018

We spent 2 weeks in the small town of Montespertoli and found it to be the perfect small Tuscan village. Perched on a hill top surrounded by olive groves and vineyards it recalls all those travel posters and ads for the Italian countryside. The winery...More

2  Thank watigian
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CastelloSonnino, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Castello Sonnino, responded to this reviewResponded January 17, 2018

Dear Watigian, Thank you for your review. We are happy to know that the reality of Montespertoli, in which Castello Sonnino is located, was an experience for you that brought wonder and amazement. We hope to have you as our guest again, maybe for a...More

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Reviewed December 1, 2017 via mobile

A D A Z Z L I N G G E M !!! We can hardly wait to return! Baroness Caterina DeRenzis Sonnino owner and cultural-conservator of Educational Castello Sonnino brought forth a “delicious” experience through sustainable-agriculture practice that my entire family loved and.... ...she...More

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CastelloSonnino, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Castello Sonnino, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2017

Dear Juanita, We thank you for your lovely words on your experience at Castello Sonnino. It is a great pleasure for us to have appreciated our attention to preserving and enhancing the past and our care for keep our history with a sustainable-agriculture practice. We...More

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Reviewed November 18, 2017 via mobile

A fantastic tour with a terrific variety of options. The Castello Sonnino is a historic gem in the town of Montesportoli. The Sonnino family has a significant place in Italian history, everything from Versaille to Dante, and the Liberation of Italia. Our guide David was...More

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CastelloSonnino, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Castello Sonnino, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2017

Dear Guest, We thank you for your lovely review on your experience at Castello Sonnino. It is a great pleasure for us to have appreciated our history and our commitment to preserving and enhancing the past. Our passion is born from the idea of open...More

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Reviewed October 28, 2017

Enjoyed the trip to the community, we took in the castle with wine tasting while visiting the leather shop at Latini Sartoriale.

Thank Chip M
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CastelloSonnino, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Castello Sonnino, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2017

Dear Chip, Thank you for your review, we hope to have you as our guest soon, maybe for a tuscan lunch ! Kind Regards, Castello Sonnino

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Reviewed October 21, 2017 via mobile

This is the best way to do wine tastings! Great staff very knowledgeable about vintage and wines. Lunches available as well. Tour is available but not required for tastings.

Thank Loretta K
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CastelloSonnino, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Castello Sonnino, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2017

Dear Loretta, Thank you so much for you review! We are happy to know that our work and our staff are appreciated, and we hope to have you soon as our guest, maybe for a taste of the new vintages! Kind Regards, Castello Sonnino

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Reviewed October 8, 2017

We wanted to find a place to see some wine being made and also taste the wine and have some lunch. This was a remarkable find. Great food, followed by a tour of some unusual and old school ways to make wine. Worth the time...More

1  Thank Hayden S
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CastelloSonnino, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Castello Sonnino, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2017

Dear Hayden, Thank you for your lovely words, we appreciated so much because we are happy when our guest are interested and excited about their experience at Castello Sonnino. We are delighted to have appreciated our lunch, wine tour, our history and attention to detail...More

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Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

We had lunch here with wine tasting and it was nice- part of a FlorenceTown tour. We saw their grapes and grounds and it was very nice. If you could sit outside for lunch, do it.

Thank Sheryl W
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CastelloSonnino, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Castello Sonnino, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2017

Dear Sheryl, Thank you for your review, we hope to have you as our guest soon. Kind Regards, Castello Sonnino

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Response from CastelloSonnino | Property representative |
Dear Sir, Sorry for our delay in responding you! We will be very glad to host you in our Winery. here below our proposal: June / July 2015 number of people? 12:30 Tour of the Winery (historical cellars, vinsantaia and... More
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