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Castel Savoia

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really impressive!

beautiful vintage location, very well kept both in the outside of the gardens and in the interior... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2018
Rome, Italy
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Famous in the whole world

Regina Margherita of Italy is famous in the whole world. Many people don’t realise this. Pizza... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Bristol, United Kingdom
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With its pointed turrets standing out from the surrounding woods, the castle of Queen Margarita of Savoy looks straight out of a fairy tale. Though it was built on models of the late Middle Ages, it dates from the early Twentieth century. It was...more
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Localita Belvedere, Gressoney Saint Jean, Italy
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Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

beautiful vintage location, very well kept both in the outside of the gardens and in the interior. the windows and the wooden staircase overlooking the valley, really impressive!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2018

You can only enter in guided tours. We arrived half an hour before the tour and the ticket office recommended that we wait for the tour. They said there was no other way to get in and the tour is going to be in English....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Regina Margherita of Italy is famous in the whole world. Many people don’t realise this. Pizza Margherita is named after her; allegedly she didn’t like anchovies - these were dutifully removed from Pizza Napoletana when she lived with the Prince Consort in Naples and Pizza...More

Date of experience: April 2017
3  Thank Pantagraal
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Beautiful Savoy family summer castle, where Queen Margarita of Italy spent 15 years of holidays. The royal atmosphere remains hanging in the enthusiast story telling guide, the castle itself and the whole of the valley air. We love coming to this area for our ski...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank 271HB
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Seeing the shooting of a movie in these places can make your mind come back to daydreaming. What you see and what surrounds it can stimulate the imagination and tell stories of the regime but also of characters from the fantastic woods.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Profilist
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I have seen this castle in winter with snow on its turrets and thoroughly enjoyed seeing it again in a different season - we returned in Autumn as the trees were changing. If you want to make more of your visit, why not walk to...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Jackie L
Reviewed 24 August 2017

If you are visiting make sure to go to Gressonay which is a lovely village half an hour away. The castle is beautiful and definitely worth a visit. However my only complaint is that since the visit is guided one doesn't have the time to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank NOSIMZabbar_malta
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice palace that tells the big love of MARGHERITA for Gressoney and the Monte Rosa. The tour is guided by very competent people. Sure deserve a visit if you are in Gressoney

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank carmine d
Reviewed 26 November 2015

From Donnas Italy we drove the beautiful windy road (SR44) up to Gressoney & took a tour of castle Savoia. The tour is only in Italian. The views are just breathtaking. The whole drive up there & back made for a perfect day.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Bibthesquid
Reviewed 25 February 2015 via mobile

Went on a visiting tour, I happened to be the only guest and was taken around privately. A very interesting castle to visit knowing that the last queen Margarita of Italy reigned for 26 days before a referendum declared Italy a republic. She choose this...More

Date of experience: February 2015
3  Thank 271HB
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