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Castle dell'Aquila

Via Castel Dell Aquila 1, 54013 Gragnola, Fivizzano, Italy
+39 0585 99157
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Game of Thrones Setting With Warmth, a Charming Host & Delicious Regional Dishes.

A hard place to find with a bumpy unpaved road up to the castle - you wouldn't want it any other... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2018
CZProf
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Brno, Czech Republic
a quaint castle

Its worth a visit and doesnot require too much time unless on art or photography activity... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Kiran H
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London, United Kingdom
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“castle” (10 reviews)
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Via Castel Dell Aquila 1, 54013 Gragnola, Fivizzano, Italy
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+39 0585 99157
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

A hard place to find with a bumpy unpaved road up to the castle - you wouldn't want it any other way. My wife and I spent three nights there (not enough) and it was, without a doubt, our favorite accommodation in all of Italy....More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Its worth a visit and doesnot require too much time unless on art or photography activity holiday.There is one small restaurant which serves for a light lunch and drinks and coffee etc

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Reviewed 17 October 2016

Thanks Gabriela for a fanstastic tour! The castle is absolutely beautiful and full of history, it is renovated but the essence remains.

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Reviewed 17 September 2016

Yes, the drive up to the castle is narrow, and in spots unpaved, but it's a hilltop castle. We were rewarded for the drive with a one hour plus private tour of an amazing structure. This has been a 'labor of love' for one woman...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2016

An historical castle restored with incredible care and love. From the highest point you can enjoy one mindblowing view of the region.

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Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Once arrived in the small town, the signage to the castle is very poor and the road was overgrown with grass, at first we didn't think we were on the right track but we stopped and asked for directions. The castle is amazing and the...More

1  Thank Brian B
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

If you are looking for fairy tale accommodation then Castle dell Aquila is the place. A 11th Century restored castle with all the modern conveniences. Each bedroom has its own theme elegantly furnished to perfection.

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Reviewed 12 March 2013

My husband and I stayed at the Castle with Gabriella. What an amazing place, the rooms are fantastic and we enjoyed an evening meal with Gabriella and Merion. Travelling to Gragnola in June this year and will be staying at the Castle again only for...More

1  Thank Ruth L
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Reviewed 11 November 2012

My wife and I stayed only 1 night at Castle dell'Aquila but we shall return on our next trp to Italy. Gabriella is a wonderful host who regaled us with the castle history and her ongoing restoration of what was a pile of rubble to...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2012

I went to Castello dell'Aquila with a friend from the States last April, before I was there 30 years ago visiting the old remains of the Castle. Gabriella, the owner, did a great work and made an excellent "New Castle" with guest rooms! Go there...More

1  Thank Juliusal
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