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Casa Ombuto - Cooking Schools in Tuscany

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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Fitness centre
Kitchenette
Spa
Wheelchair access
Housekeeping
Self-Serve Laundry
Air Conditioning
Tuscookany at Casa Ombuto is a luxurious villa set in the hills of Tuscany offering exclusive hands-on Italian and Mediterranean cooking vacations. We offer all-inclusive luxurious one-week Italian cooking classes given in English. Have fun and learn to cook at our Tuscookany Casa...
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Location and contact
Larniano 21, 52010, Poppi, Italy
27.7 miles to Peretola Airport
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband surprised me with this week-long cooking school in the Tuscan countryside near Poppi. Chef Paola was our instructor. There were 10 people in this English-speaking course. We cooked 4 days from 3:00 - 7:15 p.m. and ate dinner around 8:15 each evening. The...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

May 5, 2018 I arrived for the 1 week Mediterranean Cooking Experience with the fabulous Chef Laura. Driving up to Casa Ombuto offered breathtaking views of the valley, Poppi Castle, stone cottages, olive groves and farmer's fields. Early mornings became my favourite time to walk...More

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Response from Tus C, Owner at Casa Ombuto - Cooking Schools in TuscanyResponded 2 weeks ago

It was a pleasure having you at Casa Ombuto and your beautifully written review is so heartwarming. We are pleased to read you had such a wonderful time and we are sure that Laura and the rest of the Tuscookany staff will be as proud...More

Reviewed 1 June 2018

May 18th- After 2 years of planning our group made up of 8 set out for Casa Ombuto. Driving through the stone gate of Casa Ombuto was a little rough and remote only to open up to the most beautiful setting one could ask for....More

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Response from Tus C, Owner at Casa Ombuto - Cooking Schools in TuscanyResponded 2 June 2018

Thank you so much for this wonderful review. The team will be so pleased to read this and you make us all proud! Happy cooking

Reviewed 30 May 2018

Attended the week long Tuscookany Cooking School at Casa Ombuto Spring of 2018. What a wonderful time learning from the best! Paola Baccetti instructed with hands on practice after demonstrating her expertise in Italian cooking in a warm and friendly fashion. With great fun, excellent...More

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Response from Tus C, Owner at Casa Ombuto - Cooking Schools in TuscanyResponded 31 May 2018

Thank you kindly for this great review and we are pleased to hear you had such a good time. We hope too that you return some time soon!

Reviewed 29 May 2018

I took the cooking class at Casa Ombuto with Paola Baccelti. This was the absolute best vacation I have ever had. The villa was totally amazing. The rooms were spacious, private bathrooms for each room and a large lounge that was comfortable and inviting for...More

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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair access
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$420 - US$465 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$420 - US$465 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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8 February 2017|
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Response from Tus C | Property representative |
Hello! If you wish to sign up, we invite you to fill in the form on the enquiry page of the website of Tuscookany and we will send you a booking confirmation with further details. We look forward to welcoming you to Tuscany!
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sissy f
25 June 2016|
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Response from Tus C | Property representative |
Your dietary request is no problem – we frequently have guests with gluten intolerance on the course and the chefs can adapt the menu accordingly.
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6 April 2016|
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Response from Denise P | Reviewed this property |
HI Pinknose, I travelled alone to Casa Ombuto by train. Staff will meet you in Poppi at the train station and transport you to the Villa. Others attending the school had a car and on our free day we carpooled into town or... More
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