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Italy Hotline Custom and Gourmet Tours

Via Augusto Conti 50, 00135 Rome, Italy
+39 349 815 0010
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Our Dream Italioan Vacation

Italy Hotline proved to be a wonderful investment for our two-week dream vacation in Italy. I had... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bill F
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Annapolis
Completely flexible one-stop perfection!

I couldn't have been happier with our choice of Italy Hotline! Our family of four was traveling to... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
JuliPF822
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Los Angeles, California
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Italy Hotline Custom and Gourmet Tours provides private, custom-designed tours throughout Italy: *Unparalleled, personalized customer service from start to finish*Art & history tours*Food & wine tours, tasting tours, market tours*Cooking Classes with home and professional chefs all over Italy (featured in the NY Times) *Food Workshops*Art classes such as mosaic, fresco, drawing or painting lessons, artisan tours*Walking Tours*Chauffeured tours and transfers *Experiences with art experts, archeologists and historians to sommeliers and chefs. *Hotel, restaurant, and train reservations We specialize in the best hidden gems of Italy~
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“cooking class” (11 reviews)
“amalfi coast” (9 reviews)
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Via Augusto Conti 50, 00135 Rome, Italy
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+39 349 815 0010
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"italian family"
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"italian adventure"
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"gelato"
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"restaurant recommendations"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Italy Hotline proved to be a wonderful investment for our two-week dream vacation in Italy. I had previously booked the framework of our trip (flights and lodging). The plan was to fly into Milan and then travel to Varenna on Lake Como, Cinque Terre, Florence,...More

Thank Bill F
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Italy_Hotline_Tours, Owner at Italy Hotline Custom and Gourmet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for letting us help create your dream vacation, Bill and family! We are all so pleased that everything went well. We look forward to your next visit! So much more of Italy to experience! Tanti auguri da Elisabeth, the Marcos, Ilaria, Adrian,...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2018

I couldn't have been happier with our choice of Italy Hotline! Our family of four was traveling to both Rome and Florence and they took care of our tours in BOTH Cities on the days I requested - they even covered for my mistakes. In...More

Thank JuliPF822
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Italy_Hotline_Tours, Owner at Italy Hotline Custom and Gourmet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Grazie mille, Juli, for your kind review, especially the detail which is always nice for me to be able to pass on to our team members. I really enjoyed working with you - your enthusiasm and openness to my local suggestions was refreshing. As the...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Our tour guide Marco had impeccable manners, was an extremely knowledgeable guide, and a skilled driver. We learned so much about the history of Rome, it was an unforgettable experience!

Thank Janice F
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Italy_Hotline_Tours, Owner at Italy Hotline Custom and Gourmet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Grazie mille, Janice. We are so pleased your first visit to Rome was unforgettable. We know you threw your coins in the Fontana di Trevi so we'll be seeing you again! Buon viaggio e arrivederci! Elisabeth

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Reviewed 5 November 2017

My husband, son, his girlfriend, a family friend and I spent 9 FABULOUS days on the Amalfi Coast in mid-October 2017. The primary, and truly the only reason it was the most perfect trip ever, was because of ITALY HOTLINE, and the amazing way Elisabeth...More

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Italy_Hotline_Tours, Owner at Italy Hotline Custom and Gourmet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Well, all I can say is GRAZIE MILLE! Thank you so much for your detailed review which I will share with Lucy and our drivers! We all work as a team and it is always so heartening to know that our care and attention has...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Italy Hotline was highly recommended to us by friends. Since we only had 3 days in Rome we booked several tours with them. Our guide was Grazia for all three. A native Roman, she was amazing! We started out with the Angel's View Sunset Walk....More

Thank Rachel B
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Italy_Hotline_Tours, Owner at Italy Hotline Custom and Gourmet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Grazie mille, Rachel! It was truly a pleasure to work with you all. Grazia and Marco will be pleased to know everything went smoothly and fulfilled your expectations; their passion for their work makes all the difference! And we're always pleased to know our work...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2017

My family of five (husband, 2 adult sons and one girlfriend) had the food experience of a life time. A bit of background: We are all really into food and cooking. Living in New York, we have access to great Italian food scene so we...More

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Italy_Hotline_Tours, Owner at Italy Hotline Custom and Gourmet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

I am so, so pleased to read that this Florence Market Visit & Cooking Class exceeded your expectations! New Yorkers are so food-savvy that we try our utmost to thrill & surprise your palates...:-), esp with such a diversity of Italian fare at your doorstep....More

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Reviewed 4 July 2017

This was our third trip to Italy with Italy Hotline and as usual they exceeded our expectations! Elisabeth was soooo patient, helping me nail down the itinerary, making last minute changes and tailoring experiences to our tastes. The guides are all top notch and very...More

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Italy_Hotline_Tours, Owner at Italy Hotline Custom and Gourmet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Grazie mille, Lee. Thanks so much for your support. It's always fun to work with you and your family precisely because you bring new and off-the-beaten everything requests to well-known and lesser-known destinations. Italy has so many must-sees AND so many unique out-of-the-way places that...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2017

We have just returned from the most extraordinary and memorable two-week trip we have ever taken. A year ago, we decided to do the “giro di Sicilia,” the circle around the island, returning to the roots of my husband’s family. We wanted to get inside...More

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Italy_Hotline_Tours, Owner at Italy Hotline Custom and Gourmet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Greetings from Rome! And many thanks for your heart-warming review. This captures exactly what we aim for with all of our itineraries - from the "must-see" half-day museum or orientation walking tour to the two-week Giro di Sicilia or Alpine Hiking Adventure! It is always...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2017

AN ABSOLUTELY MUST USE company in Italy. Especially for your transportation needs. Elizabeth was wonderful all during our planning process and during our time in Italia, as well. We had the wonderful opportunity to meet up with her for some vino one afternoon, too. I...More

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Italy_Hotline_Tours, Owner at Italy Hotline Custom and Gourmet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

Thanks for your very supportive review! As a small boutique company, we certainly appreciate our guests who make the effort and take the time to review our services! Members of our team are always pleased to be acknowledged and recognized for their going the extra...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2017

Four of us all first timers to Italy and starting out in Rome with ages ranging from 20 to 64, I wanted our first full day with a guide. Elisabeth assigned us Ilaria who squired us around the forum and coliseum in the morning and...More

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Italy_Hotline_Tours, Owner at Italy Hotline Custom and Gourmet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2017

Many thanks for your great review! We aim to please and are fortunate to have a great team of people working with us all over Italy! Love your comment about lunch, in no way silly in a land where meetings are wrapped up when lunch...More

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