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Locanda i Grifi

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A few steps from the historic centre of Cortona, Locanda I Grifi boasts a sun terrace with view of Lake Trasimeno, a restaurant with a panoramic view and rooms with air conditioning and Wi-Fi.Located in the highest part of Cortona, all the rooms in the hotel have elegant and modern furnishings, inside bathroom, air conditioning and TV. Some rooms include a jacuzzi shower and a balcony.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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We had a fantastic evening with a private (just us) cooking class with chef Cristiano. Very intimate, incredible food and more hands-on than any previous class we've been to. The taxi dropped us at the wrong location, so chef Cristiano came in person to pick us up.
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Response from Jimmy2310, Proprietario at Locanda i Grifi
Responded 1 Oct 2018
Dear Kalle, I am very glad you attended the cooking class @Locandaigrfi yesterday. And I am so happy, after reading your kind review, that you had really appreciated the lesson and the dinner the follwed it. You have tourned out to be to great chefs, very skilfull that have prepared the tasty handamade pici pasta and its ragout sauce, the zuchini soufflè and the creamy tiramisù! I feel lucky when guests of mine are so eager to learn the secrets of Italian and Tuscan cooking. I really do hope you will come back to Locanda next time you are in Cortona. Thank you again for recommending the lesson and the restaurant ! Arrivederci! Cristiano Milighetti Chef&Owner
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We visited here last year when doing a train tour of Italy. Enjoyed it so much we came back. Nothing is too much for Davide. He really makes you welcome and is a constant help to ensure you enjoy your stay. The setting is stunning and the rooms very comfortable. We ate there
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Response from Jimmy2310, Proprietario at Locanda i Grifi
Responded 15 Aug 2018
Dear Mr Keith, Thank you for your kind review. We are really glad you have come back to Locanda also in 2018; a returning guest is the greatest reward to our costant effort to make the guests feel "like home". We are very glad you have appreciated our service and Davide would like to thank you for the nice words. If you want to come back to Cortona in the future do not hesitate to contact us; we will be always happy to welcome you and your wife at Locanda. Kindest regards and ..Grazie !
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We stayed for four nights at Locanda i Grifi. The hotel was comfortable with lovely scenery. The staff was very friendly and helpful especially Davide who helped us with planning out visits both in Cortona and villages nearby. The owner of the hotel and also the chef Cristiano
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Response from Jimmy2310, Proprietario at Locanda i Grifi
Responded 27 Jul 2018
Dear Guest, Thank you so much for the lovely review you left us! We are glad that our staff, took good care of you and you liked @Locanda and scenery around . Our concierge at reception is always very happy to suggest itineraries in Cortona and the area around to make our guests appreciate the beauty of our land. We are also glad that you have appreciated the food and the wine we serve at our restaurant Looking forward to meet you on your next trip to Cortona. Kindest regards Grazie Mille! Cristiano, Davide and staff @Locanda
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We stayed at this charming hotel in June 2018. They had the best showers here of all the places we stayed in our 3 week vacation to Italy. Besides the showers - our morning latte's delivered to our room was heavenly. Also when we were there we had a cooking class with Cristiano.
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Response from Jimmy2310, Proprietario at Locanda i Grifi
Responded 22 Jul 2018
Dear Chris, Thank you for your kind review. We are so glad you have had a great time with us; and we did enjoy too having a chat every morning before you all went out for the tours with your friends. We do our best providing our service to the hotel and restaurant guests, our housekeeping always takes care of the cleaness of the rooms and bathroom ( and showers too). The bathrooms, the rooms, and the other areas of the hotel and restaurant as well, had been recently renewed. The latte and the capuccino that our room service brought to your room every morning are made with Tuscan fresh milk and an organic Italian coffee, we are so glad you have appreciated it. It was a great pleasure having had your group of 10 people for the cooking class with Chef Cristiano Milighetti in our restaurant; it was a grea fun also for the chef teaching you how to prepare the typical Tuscan recipies. We really do hope you will come back to visit us in the future. Locanda will always be your home in Tuscany. Grazie mille!! Kindest regards Davide Arca Reception&Reservations
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We did Cristiano’s cooking class with group of 10 - then consumed the product labor. Cristiano was very patient and informative and the results were delicious! A Great experience all around and highly recommended.
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Response from Jimmy2310, Proprietario at Locanda i Grifi
Responded 26 Jun 2018
Dear Guest, Thank you for such a positive review. I did have a great time too teaching you the secrets of Tuscan cuisine; I am very glad you have appreciated my cooking class here at Locanda and that you will reccommend it to others tripadvosr members, friends and family If you want to come back to Locanda for a cooking class, lunch or dinner do not hesitate to contact us. it wil be a great pleasure to welcome you at the restaurant once again. I just want to say a big GRAZIE! Kindest regards Cristiano Milighetti Chef &Owner
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Pecorino Souffle with honey and truffles!
is it really walkable to town?
Kind Sir, Cortona can be reached on foot in 10 minutes, while walking the guest can enjoy the beautiful scenery that gives for the natural resources. Seeing is believing!!!. We expect you soon! A greeting from Locanda I Grifi!
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"all are great"
"all the rooms are facing the valley and its magnificent views"
"best Cortona country-side view"
"We went for a meal only did not stay here so comments above reflect this"
ItalyTuscanyProvince of ArezzoCortona
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