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Badia a Coltibuono

| Loc. Badia a Coltibuono, 53013, Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
+39 0577 74481
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Fantastic place

We arrived a bit early (or the other people in our group were late...) we were invited to visit the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
PieterVB74
via mobile
Again excellent

After a good experience in 2017 (see my review) a second visit to this “hidden germ”. Excellent... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Pieter20
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Badia a Coltibuono or "The Abbey of good harvest," is approximately two thousand years old, which today serves as a vast estate composed of vineyards, chestnut and olive trees, all producing some of Tuscany's finest wines.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“wine cellar” (8 reviews)
“great tour” (4 reviews)
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| Loc. Badia a Coltibuono, 53013, Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
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+39 0577 74481
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We arrived a bit early (or the other people in our group were late...) we were invited to visit the garden in the meanwhile... wow, what a beautiful place! Visit was excellent, having a look at both history and wine, and tasting 4 different wines...More

Thank PieterVB74
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

After a good experience in 2017 (see my review) a second visit to this “hidden germ”. Excellent again. High quality food, good wines, beautiful views on the surroundings.

Thank Pieter20
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful place, well maintained. We had an excellent tour through garden, house and cellars, hosted by a guide in perfect english. She took all the time for questions and wine tasting. Nice experience.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arranged a private tour of Badia a Coltibuono with wine tasting and lunch in the restaurant to follow. This was second only to our favorite family winery in San Gimignano and that is a very high standard. This was well worth the drive from...More

Thank TBurtis
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice and quiet area, and interesting Badia with painted ceeling. Bell Tower. The garden is only open for the tour starting 14.30.

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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

We booked a private tour ahead of time. We specifically asked to do a private tasting of wines which included bruschetta and tasting of olive oils. We called them ahead of time to let them known and even have correspondence wherein we specified the type...More

Thank Alele00
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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

This was a perfect way to spend a warm Sunday afternoon. As we were a bit early we had a look around the abbey which you can go into for free, and admired the views across the Val di Chiana. There is also a very...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2018

Medieval abbey with super paintings and decorated glasses. Such a peaceful place with an outstanding view.

Thank Leonardo F
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

A magical experience wondering trough 11th and 16th century monastery, it’s wine cellars, halls and dining rooms with beautiful frescoes, wonderful garden and quiet little church above the old cellars where Chianti Classico is aged in big oak barrels which you can taste after the...More

Thank Katrīna A
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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Our group of 8 friends enjoyed the warm hospitality of Badia a Coltibuono for a long weekend. We selected this site for celebrating the 50th birthday of two of us. Our expectation on the authentic abbey-atmosphere, excellent food and great wines was fulfilled. The abbey-...More

Thank farr727
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