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Villa Campestri Olive Oil Resort
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Vicchio
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Level 4 Contributor
40 reviews
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“A Hidden Paradise!”
Reviewed 13 May 2014

We spent three days here at this fabulous resort while visiting Italy. Nestled in the idyllic countryside of Tuscany, this resort has it all. When i first saw pictures of this resort online i decided it had to be this place and i must say it totally lived up to its expectations.
We stayed here in early April 2014 and this was our anniversary moon, we realized that we should have booked this at the end of our journey in Italy (we stayed here at the beginning of the journey) because this is the spot for ultimate relaxation and peace.
The food was amazing, there were so many things to do around the resort especially the walks around and over the hills. They make their own honey and grow their own produce, at night the entire place has a olive-oil aroma that has a calming effect on the nerves.
Since we live in Dubai, for us this was like out of the movies or rather like poetry, lush green hills making up the horizon and it's remote location makes it the perfect place for a quiet and relaxing family vacation.
The staff at the reception was so pleasing, my toddler was a huge fan of them instantly. Our room had a rustic feel to it and it was very cozy and was a typical tuscan villa.
I would definitely try to come back to this place, its out-of-this world so picturesque.

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Charlotte
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Reviewed 10 May 2014

My husband and I just returned from three nights at the beautiful and unique Villa Campestri. Upon arrival we were greeted with a warm welcome byTatiana, who took us up to our suite with a fabulous tile and beamed ceiling. The ancient walls and tile floors created a Tuscan ambiance, but with all the modern conveniences. During the olive oil tasting with Jemma, we learned so much about olive oil production and what to look for in a good olive oil. Many cooking classes are offered, and I took one on Italian sauces with Chef Cristian. It was a great learning experience combined with fun and a great tasting afterward. The villa offers an abundant complimentary breakfast and an elegant dining room. We ate in the restaurant two of our three nights and enjoyed each meal and the suggested wine. Viola helped us with directions and suggestions for an afternoon day trip. The family who owns the villa has created a wonderful retreat in the beautiful countryside of the Mugello region of Tuscany. What sets this resort apart is the active role the family plays in all aspects of the Villa Campestri experience. We will definitely return!

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  • Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
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Dallas, Texas
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Reviewed 8 May 2014

My husband and I spent three wonderful, relaxing nights at Villa Campestri. The resort is beautiful, with sweeping views of Tuscany and just remote enough to make you feel like you are the only two around. The restaurant was quite good, and the breakfast was delicious! Also the front desk service was wonderful! They were all very helpful. We got massages during a rainy afternoon and it was the most relaxing massage I've ever had. I would recommend this place to anyone staying in Tuscany - 45 mins away from Florence, but also a world away.

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 April 2014

a week's peace and quite in the most lovely resort. This family owned hotel is the best place I have stayed for many years. The family welcome you as if you are entering their own home, the rooms are well-appointed and food is excellent. The chef experiments with the home grown olive oil and makes some exceptional dishes. The ambiance and grounds are lovely - although too cold to swim yet, the pool looked inviting and the gardens and grounds are lovely for a peaceful walk or a rest in a deckchair with a book. a haven away from the stresses and strains of work and the city and somewhere to visit again and again.

Room Tip: all the rooms are lovely, but those in the annexe across the courtyard offer a separate ahven if the...
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 April 2014

When you have enjoyed a holiday previously so much, it is often with slight nervousness that a second visit might disappoint,but how could there have been any doubt! From the moment you drive through the magnificent entrance you breath the calm and pace that the location dictates.The warm welcome from the family and staff can only confirm that your choice to return was the right one.
The rooms were elegant and spacious and the attention to detail much appreciated
The wonderful walks around the house give fantastic and spectacular views of the area, you completely understand how this area inspired so many artists over the centuries.Campestri makes a welcome rest from nearby cultural centres as here after a day perhaps sightseeing you have a sense of coming home and are immersed into this living canvas.
Thank you Paolo and his family and attentive staff for making once again a special trip to remember and one we have no hesitation in reccomending to others.
Liz

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled with friends
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Airdrie, Canada
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Reviewed 14 April 2014

Villa Campestri is located in the beautiful Tuscan countryside. It is a 45 minute drive from Florence and after a day of seeing museums and spectacular views of this bustling city we were so glad to be at this glorious location away from the city. I found Paolo and his family to be warm and inviting, always willing to take time to share information about the beautiful hotel and surrounding property. They are passionate about exceptional Olive oil and everything is geared towards helping people to see the beauty of the tree and it's glorious fruit. The food was outstanding and from the delicious breakfast that we enjoyed in the sun on the back patio to the coffee and cantucci cookies we enjoyed after our daily adventures into Florence, to the spectacular dinner menu which is geared to people really understanding the beautiful pairings of different olive oils with specific foods you will truly learn to see how olive oil can be used in so many wonderful combinations and just how complex and wonderful an addition it is to your diet. I took a very good cooking class, you can plant an olive tree, get a massage and so many other activities if you want them. Or simply drink up the beauty of the awe inspiring location. Many times I felt as though I was in a location for a Jane Austen novel....simply breathtaking!! I look forward to returning again soon.

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 13 April 2014

Thank you to Paolo, his family and dedicated staff for a lovely stay in your beautiful retreat. The meals were delicious and plentiful - especially the breakfast including home made honey and other treats. We enjoyed the walks around your beautiful retreat and te Tuscan hills.

The suite of rooms were spacious though could do with a bit more lighting. The rooms were always cleaned to a very high standard. The olive oils were delicious and the theatre created as different types were offered at dinner was indeed a treat.

Thank you again to Paolo and team for a wonderful stay. We did so enjoy it and would love to return.

Candy White

  • Stayed March 2014, travelled as a couple
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Additional Information about Villa Campestri Olive Oil Resort

Property: Villa Campestri Olive Oil Resort
Address: Via Campestri 19/22, 50039 Vicchio, Italy
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Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Vicchio
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Vicchio
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:4 star — Villa Campestri Olive Oil Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 21
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Villa Campestri Olive Oil Resort, a splendid Renaissance residence dating back to the 13th century, overlooks the Mugello Valley, north of Florence. Situated on a hilltop, the estate is immersed in a hug lush park with secular olive trees, providing a superb organic extra-virgin olive oil. A loving restoration has been carried out with full respect for the structural form and original materials of the buildings. The rooms and suites preserves the ancient fascination of the residence, thanks also to the period furnishings. Traditional Tuscan cuisine and a special Olive Oil Menu are served at the L'Olivaia Restaurant featuring stylish inner rooms and a striking outdoor panoramic terrace. The relaxing swimming pool boasts a stunning view of the Valley. An extensive choice of memorable activities is available: Oleoteca® to enjoy extra-virgin olive oil sensory experiences, Tuscan cooking classes, Ayurvedic massages with self-produced extra-virgin olive oil and essential oils and plant your own olive tree. ... more   less 
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Campestri Hotel Vicchio
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