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Rifugium

Via di Casole 39/40 | loc. Casole - Lamole, 50022 Casole, Greve in Chianti, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015 via mobile

If you want to rest, go to Rifugium! You have to climb up a hill for 20 minutes from the city centre of Greve in Chianti (maybe it's better to call it a mountain) via small, winding but safe roads. That's the advantage and the disadvantage at the same time. The place on top of the mountain is brilliant. The... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Even a bad place must have it’s good points. The room was clean when we arrived and the pool was lovely. We booked a room for 3 nights with air conditioning and Wifi but left after 2 as the air conditioning did not work and we were attacked by mosquitoes. We were still charged for 3 nights which was poor.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Never experienced Toscana like in this bed & breakfast. Rifugium is a paradise between the mountains in Toscana. a place to dream, to love to eat and to share starts in heaven. Any time I'd have the time and money will go there !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 via mobile

Stunning region, burst into tears of joy at the surroundings as we twisted and turned the narrow roads to begin our 3 night Tuscan adventure. Room/furnishings quirky and we loved it. The views and location outstanding with Greve in Chianti not far away. Danielle greeted us with fresh tomatoes and basil and heaps of tips and ideas on wineries and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

Rifugium is a good choice when planning a trip to Chianti, thanks to location near Greve in Chianti -geometric centre of Chianti. Do not get nervous when all navigation devices fail to find the way, access is really an adventure, after a few days however one gains routine. After rather complicated access you get immediate reward - you find yourself... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The Rifugium is a very pretty hideaway right in the middle of the beautiful Chianti area. Its situation is high up the mountain and the view over the surrounding landscape is plain gorgeous. We resided in the "Fortino" Cottage, slightly off the main property. Coming from a big town we esteem calm and quiet a luxury. The Rifugium amply supplied... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I LOVED this place!! The drive to it was insane. Very narrow, twisty roads. Don't be a sissy, just drive there. LOL. The views take your breath away. The property is too cool. Lots of different areas to explore (many patios, pool area, hot tub, animals, gardens, etc). The rooms are to die for. Pristine!!!!! Our room was so beautiful... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

In the center of Chianti, away from noise and in the middle of the Olive, wine trees, green mountains all around and an smell of real nature. This is the place to escape of reality to plung in a real break! People who treat you as family and give all secrets to enjoy the smell and good taste of Toscana.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

The view from the house is absolutely incredible. The garden and the swimming pool are beautiful. It is easy to walk from the property to Monte San Michele. We were given the choice between a flat in the main building and a bungalow above the property. We went for the bungalow and did not regreet it. It is not as... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

we spent there 5 nights, the place is very quite and isolated and daniel is a great guy. but the ride is 15-20 minutes drive in very narrow roads full of sharp turns. it's not an easy ride and not one you would like to do more then the minimum twice a day. if looking for a nice base-camp visiting... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Half way between the cities most beautiful and fascinating of Tuscany, Florence and Siena, through a hilly between vineyards and olive groves, 8 km from the country of Greve in Chianti, green mediterranean vegetation and chestnut, to 714 metres of altitude on the hills higher, chianti classico is arrives in an enchanting place.The paradise of your holidays; heaven, offers inside its walls secular counting 600 years, the history of a convent, of a church and of a fascinating romantic dwelling. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rifugium

Address: Via di Casole 39/40 | loc. Casole - Lamole, 50022 Casole, Greve in Chianti, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Greve in Chianti > Casole
Price Range: $103 - $151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Rifugium 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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