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Amazing!! You absolutely must visit here!

We stayed in the wonderful Hotel Il Borgo di Vescine (the hotel to the Cantine 15 minute drive... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
SMMWWS
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London, United Kingdom
Lovely wine tasting and tour!

Gianpaolo gave us a wonderful tour of this small winery, followed by some wine-tasting outdoors on... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
Sinead G
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Taitung, Taiwan
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Vèscine winery is located on the rolling hills between Siena and Florence and is considered one of the charmest winery all over Italy.The cellar is situated in the basement of Castelvecchi castle originary of the 13th century (1000 years old).A...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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| Localita Castelvecchi, 53017, Radda in Chianti, Italy
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

We stayed in the wonderful Hotel Il Borgo di Vescine (the hotel to the Cantine 15 minute drive away) and the manager Stefano very kindly drove us here (we did not have a rental car) to take in the views, taste the delicious wine and...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

Gianpaolo gave us a wonderful tour of this small winery, followed by some wine-tasting outdoors on their cute patio. We then availed of their picnic basket service and had a delicious fresh picnic with a bottle of wine in the vineyards!Definitely worth a visit!

Thank Sinead G
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

What a treat to visit this facility during our hike through the rolling hillsides packed with grapevines. While it was just for a quick taste, I was impressed with the facility, which was preparing for a special event that night. Would love to return for...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We were staying at a partner hotel who provided free tours for hotel guests. As a free activity, it was just fine. Compared to other winery tours and tastings, it was below average. The property is beautiful, but the guide was not knowledgeable about the...More

Thank Alex G
Management response:Responded 13 July 2017

Alex, We are very sorry that you did not have a good visit to the cellar. You came from the hotel, so the wine tasting was the basic one. We propose other types of fuller and longer wine tasting but for those you have to...More

Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Travelled here with my lovely wife on honeymoon. This was only a short break (3 nights) as a getaway - now it is definitely a must to get a car as this place is rather remote 111km from Pisa in central Tiscany. It was described...More

Thank Ibert65
Management response:Responded 29 June 2017

Gentle Sir, We are very proud to helped You to make your own short break very exciting. We're looking forward to hearing from you. Arrivederci in Chianti!

Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed this very much. Tour of the winery and then wine tasting! Excellent service from Andreas and Max! Very relaxing very enjoyable!

Thank kd1111
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped by while on the way to great restaurant in Lamole. Free tasting of four local chianti classico wines. All really good so we bought a couple of bottles. Professional and kind service.

Thank HairyLion
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Stunning location surrounded by vineyards. However difficult to find ( don't rely on your satnav) and 2-3 kms out of Radda. So a bit isolated. Our (superior) room was dismal, limited essentials and the reception we got was somewhat impersonal . Restaurant is only ok...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 8 October 2015

This was my favorite 'hotel' during our 2 week trip to Italy this fall. It was like an old farmhouse, but renovated, with each room seeming to be individualized and perfect. The breakfasts were also the best of my two week stay, as was the...More

Thank jan c
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Castelvecchi is a very small winery that offers free tasting to those who make the drive. During the summary, I believe they are open from 1030-630pm (they close during lunch time). They make the best Chianti Classico that I've ever had and are well worth...More

Thank Seth A
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