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Torre del Tartufo Cooking Vacations Tuscany

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Localita Podere Il Toro 56, 52010 Chiaveretto Italy
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Tuscookany - Cooking Vacations in Tuscany at Torre Del Tartufo which is a grand villa in Tuscany offering one-week Italian cooking vacations. Guests stay in this luxurious villa spending their morning at leisure, enjoying the facilities or going sightseeing and start cooking up a feast in the afternoon learning to make delicious Italian dishes and later dine on their creations complimented with fine Italian wines. We offer an all-inclusive luxurious one-week Italian cooking classes given in English. Have fun and learn to cook at our Tuscookany Torre Del Tartufo cooking school in Tuscany. It is an all-inclusive cooking vacation including a culinary excursion, a comprehensive recipe book, exclusive apron and the finest Italian wines.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free breakfast
Bicycle rental
Bicycles available
Airport transportation
Wifi
Hot tub
Pool / beach towels
Pool with view
Outdoor pool
Plunge pool
Shallow end in pool
Yoga classes
Yoga room
Fitness classes
Personal trainer
Sauna
Bar / lounge
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Complimentary instant cofffee
Complimentary tea
Complimentary welcome drink
Outdoor dining area
Special diet menus
Wine / champagne
Hiking
Horseback riding
Aerobics
Aerobics offsite
Bicycle tours
Darts
Patio
Table tennis
Walking tours
Taxi service
Conference facilities
Meeting rooms
Photo copier / fax In business center
Spa
Foot massage
Full body massage
Hammam
Hand massage
Head massage
Hot spring bath
Massage
Neck massage
Open-air bath
Steam room
BBQ facilities
Baggage storage
Concierge
Currency exchange
Executive lounge access
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor fireplace
Outdoor furniture
Picnic area
Shared kitchen
Shared lounge / TV area
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun terrace
Sun umbrellas
Butler service
First aid kit
Umbrella
24-hour check-in
Clothes dryer
Laundry service
Self-serve laundry
Washing machine
Ironing service
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Blackout curtains
Soundproof rooms
Dining area
Fireplace
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Coffee / tea maker
Cable / satellite TV
Bidet
Bathrobes
Private balcony
Safe
Wardrobe / closet
Bottled water
Private bathrooms
Tile / marble floor
Electric kettle
Bath / shower
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Languages Spoken
English, Italian
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Loretta M wrote a review Nov 2019
2 contributions3 helpful votes
From the first glimpse of the villa to our final dinner we could not have had a greater experience. Chef Franco and Paola were amazing. The cooking classes were fun and educational. The villa is absolutely stunning especially with all the fall colours. We felt at home and comfortable in our living space and bedrooms. The truffle hunting was so interesting and the excursion day was wonderful. We also enjoyed getting to know the other guests and loved that it was such a small group. The only down side was that we only booked a 3 day experience. Next time (and there will be a next time) we will have to go for the 5 day experience.
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Date of stay: October 2019
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Ross T wrote a review Oct 2019
Fort Myers, Florida9 contributions1 helpful vote
Torre del Tartufo grounds are beautiful and is located in a very remote area. You feel like you have your own slice of the world to yourself. It is peaceful and beautiful. The sunsets are amazing. That is all a bonus to the real reason most people go there. When we arrived, we were greeted by Lena. She welcomes you as if you were family and gets you settled in your room. Then she explains the grounds and the agenda for the week. She was so helpful and thoughtful throughout the week. When you get to the cooking part of the stay, you meet Franco and Paola. Franco is the head chef and Paola is his assistant who makes the experience fun as well as educational. They are excellent chefs and even better people. We learned so much about food and cooking techniques while having fun doing it. Then you get to eat the meals you make and it is delicious. You do all this with a number of other people as a group, working and eating side by side. The group bonds and you find yourself making friends. I can go on and on about this vacation but I'll sum it up by saying it is a must on your list of destinations and I plan on doing it again someday soon. You won't be disappointed.
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Date of stay: September 2019
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Response from Tus C, Owner at Torre del Tartufo Cooking Vacations Tuscany
Responded Nov 4, 2019
Thank you so much for this great review and we are so pleased that this was an experience of a lifetime for you. Mission accomplished! You make us all proud and we hope to indeed welcome you back someday soon. Happy cooking.
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Beth C wrote a review Oct 2019
Boca Raton, Florida1 contribution
Torre del Tartufo was one of the best vacations of my life. I had the opportunity to learn Italian cooking with Franco and Paula as well as spend relaxing time at the villa with beautiful scenery. The classes and entire stay was well organized yet there was plenty of free time to explore the area. The food was delicious! An added bonus was that our team of "chefs" got to know one another and we have bonded as a group. I highly recommend this experience and if this is our your bucket list of vacations, I encourage you to go to Torre del Tartufo!
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Date of stay: September 2019
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Response from Tus C, Owner at Torre del Tartufo Cooking Vacations Tuscany
Responded Nov 4, 2019
Dear Beth, Thank you kindly for taking the trouble to write this review. We are happy to read you enjoyed yourself and appreciate your recommendation. Happy cooking!
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LinCer14 wrote a review Oct 2019
San Francisco, California26 contributions2 helpful votes
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How do you put into words the wonderful time we had? My girlfriend and I headed to Torre del Tartuffo to celebrate our 60th birthdays. Little did we know, we would experience such a magical trip. The villa is breathtaking, the rooms clean and comfortable. Lena made us feel like family from the moment we arrived. We then met Chef Franco and his team! He is a wonderful teacher and has the patience of a saint. I don’t know how he does it! And always a smile on his face! Under his supervision we learned many new techniques and cooked absolutely delicious food. He and his staff were there helping to educate, measure, and clean up right behind us. I swear he has eyes in the back of his head! We felt so spoiled, as we were treated to delicious lunches, afternoon appertifs and wonderful 5 course dinners. We learned anytime is wine time in Italy. 😍. But after dinner is liqueur time! We knew we would have fun, but we didn’t know that we would be so welcomed, and meet new friends that feel like family. Our group is already talking about a five year reunion and we want to go back with the husbands too! This experience has truly inspired me. I will wear my apron proudly and always remember the skills learned, and the memories made with love. God willing, we will be back Torre del Tartuffo. ❤️
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Date of stay: October 2019Trip type: Traveled with friends
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D. Millsap wrote a review Oct 2019
McPherson, Kansas17 contributions
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I can’t even begin to explain the beauty of this villa and the wonderful experience my mom and I had. The rooms were fantastic, the views were spectacular, and the food was OUT OF THIS WORLD. Chef Franco is amazing, accommodating, and a wonderful person. And the staff is so friendly! Lena made the trip seamless and Paola was so terrific. Anybody would be lucky to come and stay here. Highly recommend this lovely place and we hope to come back for years to come!
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Date of stay: October 2019Trip type: Traveled with family
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Response from Tus C, Owner at Torre del Tartufo Cooking Vacations Tuscany
Responded Oct 15, 2019
Oh what a lovely review and thank you so much for taking the time and effort to share your experience. We look forward to welcoming you back to Tuscany! Happy cooking!
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PRICE RANGE
$476 - $1,429 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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torre del tartufo cooking vacations hotel chiaveretto
LOCATION
ItalyTuscanyProvince of ArezzoChiaveretto
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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Frequently Asked Questions about Torre del Tartufo Cooking Vacations Tuscany
Which popular attractions are close to Torre del Tartufo Cooking Vacations Tuscany?
Nearby attractions include Castello di Valenzano (4.8 miles), Museo Associazione Quelli della Karin (3.5 miles), and Torri di Belfiore (4.9 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Torre del Tartufo Cooking Vacations Tuscany?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
Which room amenities are available at Torre del Tartufo Cooking Vacations Tuscany?
Top room amenities include a bidet, blackout curtains, and a dining area.
What food & drink options are available at Torre del Tartufo Cooking Vacations Tuscany?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, a lounge, and barbeque facilities during their stay.
Is parking available at Torre del Tartufo Cooking Vacations Tuscany?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Torre del Tartufo Cooking Vacations Tuscany?
Conveniently located restaurants include Taverna dei Briganti, Terramira, and Ristorante Pizzeria Roberto Dini.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Torre del Tartufo Cooking Vacations Tuscany?
Yes, guests have access to a pool, a fitness center, and a sauna during their stay.
Does Torre del Tartufo Cooking Vacations Tuscany have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Torre del Tartufo Cooking Vacations Tuscany offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Torre del Tartufo Cooking Vacations Tuscany?
Yes, laundry service and self serve laundry are offered to guests.
Does Torre del Tartufo Cooking Vacations Tuscany offer any business services?
Yes, guests have access to meeting rooms and conference facilities during their stay.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Torre del Tartufo Cooking Vacations Tuscany?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Italian.