Italy Beyond: Wine resort packages offered at 33 Italian venues
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Italy Beyond partners with 33 different wine resorts, and 12 of them are featured below. All resorts offer a perfect combination for the wine lovers between the authentic Italian wine culture and the beauty of their settings. Contact us for a package quotation!
A SELECTION OF THE BEST WINE RESORTS IN ITALY:
Albergo Cantine Ascheri – Bra / Piemonte Wines: Barolo, Barbera, Dolcetto, Langhe Nebbiolo The 4-star Albergo Cantine Ascheri offers luxury interiors and accommodation with design furniture in Bra, 650 feet from the train station. It features a restaurant serving Piedmont specialities and wines. All rooms at Cantine Ascheri come with modern art décor on the walls and wood floors. Each one has a flat-screen TV and unique pieces of furniture by local craftsmen. Guests can relax on the property’s furnished terrace or have a drink at the lounge bar. In the large hall you will also find a themed library. The Osteria Murivecchi tavern and the Ascheri Winery, run by the same owners, are both nearby. Offering free parking, Albergo Ascheri is located between the Langhe area and Roero Hills, a 40-minute drive or train ride from Turin.
Villa Cordevigo Wine Relais – Cavaion Veronese / Veneto Wines: Amarone, Valpolicella, Pinot Grigio, Lugana, Chiaretto Just a 10-minute drive from Lake Garda, this completely restored Venetian villa of the 16th century offers an outdoor swimming pool hydromassage area. With free WiFi, rooms are elegant and classically styled. All rooms at Villa Cordevigo Wine Relais & Spa come with antique furniture and décor, including either wood-beamed ceilings or elegant rugs. They feature Dr Vranjes Firenze bathroom amenities, a flat-screen TV and overlook the surrounding vineyards or gardens. The restaurant specialises in Italian and Mediterranean cuisines, along with Veneto specialities and its own wines from the Vigneti Villabella winery. Meals can be served the elegant Oseleta Restaurant or on the outdoor terrace. Guests of Villa Cordevigo Wine Relais can attend cooking classes and experience traditional wine tastings. Free bicycles are available, to explore this 100-hectares estate of vineyards and olive groves. Offering free parking, the property is a 5-minute drive from a bus stop linking with Verona and Lake Garda. The A22 Motorway can be reached by car in less than 10 minutes.
Villa Della Torre Allegrini – Fumane / Veneto Wines: Soave,Valpolicella, Amarone, La Grola, la Poja Set in a 16th-century complex in Fumane, in the heart of the Valpolicella wine area, Villa Della Torre Allegrini features both classic and rustic-style rooms with free WiFi, luxury furnishings and views of the property or surrounding vineyards. All air-conditioned rooms feature a refrigerator and a private bathroom with shower. Some also come with a spa bath. At Villa Della Torre Allegrini you will find a garden and terrace. Wine tastings, as well as cooking classes and guided tours of the villa can be organised. Villa Della Torre Allegrini is 9.9 miles from Verona Airport. The shores of the Lake Garda are 12.4 miles away.
Castello di Spessa – Capriva del Friuli / Friuli Venezia Giulia Wines: Ribolla, Pinot Grigio, Sauvignon, Pinot Nero, Cabernet, Merlot Castello Di Spessa is a 12th-century castle providing panoramic views of the vineyards in Capriva Del Friuli. Free parking and tours of the castle’s medieval wine cellars are available here. The Resort offers rooms and apartments. Each guest room is individually decorated and features Venetian furniture from the 18th and 20th centuries. Apartments include a kitchenette. When included in your booking, breakfast is served in the castle’s ancient kitchen of Count Ludwig. Castello Di Spessa is surrounded by picturesque parks and vineyards. 350 feet away you will find a restaurant and the 18-hole Golf & Country Club Castello di Spessa. The property is well set for cycling and hiking. Transfers to/from Trieste and Venice airports, and also Cormons Train Station can be arranged on request.
Castello Banfi Il Borgo – Poggio Alle Mura / Toscana Wines: Brunello di Montalcino, Pinot Grigio Set on a hilltop 6.2 miles from Montalcino overlooking its own vineyards, Castello Banfi – Il Borgo offers elegant rooms. This hotel boasts an outdoor pool, gym and its own winery and cellar. The restaurant serves Tuscan cuisine and local wines. Guests can visit the Cantine Banfi wine cellar and obtain discounts on wine. All guests are offered a free wine tasting of three different Sangiovese wines. Offering views of the Ombrone valley and the vineyards, each room comes with free Wi-Fi, a flat-screen TV with Sky channels, and a walk-in rainfall shower. Some rooms have a bath. Rooms are furnished with wood-beamed ceilings and Tuscan-style interiors. With stone arches and antique chandeliers, the restaurant provides local specialities at lunch and dinner. Breakfast is provided as a buffet. Siena is a 1-hour drive away and Montepulciano is 31.1 miles from the Castello Banfi hotel.
Villa Dievoli – Vagliagli / Toscana Wines: Chianti Classico Set in 600 hectares of beautiful Chianti countryside 20 minutes from Siena, Villa Dievole offers different types of recently renovated apartment-suites and rooms in a large complex. Once home to Tuscan nobility, these 16th-century buildings overlook vineyards and olive groves, as do Villa Dievoles 2 lovely swimming pools. All rooms and suites have antique furnishings and some offer kitchen facilities as well as private gardens. Villa Dievole is perfect for exploring Tuscany, whether by bike (itineraries, transfers, guides and maps can be provided) or car. Florence is just an hours drive away. In the evening relax back at home at Villa Dievole. Of course, typical Tuscan cuisine is always available. Dishes are made with local, organic ingredients and some of the villas own produce is also served, including olive oil and wines.
Wine Resort Conti di San Bonifacio – Montemassi / Toscana Wines: Monteregio, Docet, Sustinet, Prosecco This exclusive estate is in the Maremma countryside, surrounded by vineyards. It features an outdoor infinity swimming pool, a restaurant and a rich buffet breakfast. La Pietra Nature Reserve is 9 miles away. Rooms and suites at Wine Resort Conti di San Bonifacio have elegant furnishings and Carrara marble bathrooms. Some feature four-poster beds and lovely views of the vineyards. Freshly baked cakes are featured at breakfast, along with sausages, eggs and cheeses. The Conti di San Bonifacio’s restaurant serves traditional Tuscan cuisine, 7 days a week. Horse-riding excursions and nighttime treks can be organized at the front desk. The property also holds wine-tasting and cookery courses. The estate is 5 miles from the SS1 Aurelia national road and a 30-minute drive from Follonica on the coast.
Altarocca Wine Resort – Orvieto / Umbria Wines: Orvieto Classico, Chardonany, Canaiolo, Sauvignon, Merlot Surrounded by countryside at the borders of Tuscany, Umbria, and Lazio, Altarocca Wine Resort overlooks the town of Orvieto, which is 4.3 miles away. The estate is an organic farm of 10 hectares, and offers 2 outdoor swimming pools and a spa. All accommodation at the Altarocca features a patio, and is equipped with a flat-screen, satellite TV and free Wi-Fi. Apartments also offer a fully equipped kitchenette. The property has several buildings and rooms and apartments can be located in separate buildings up to 1,000 feet from reception. The Michelin-awarded Altarocca Restaurant features a dining hall with panoramic views, and serves Italian cuisine and Umbrian specialities made with 0-km-range food. There is also a poolside bar serving snacks, drinks and light meals. The spa features a sauna, a steam bath, an indoor pool with hot tub, and relaxation area.The property offers free parking. It is a less than a 20-minute drive from the A1 Autostrada del Sole motorway, and 30 minutes from Lake Bolsena.
aCasaMia Wine Resort – S.Cipriano Picentino / Campania Wines: Montevetrano Surrounded by olive groves and vineyards, aCasaMia Wine Resort is a refurbished country house in San Cipriano Picentino, part of the Monti Picentini National Park. It features free Wi-Fi, a restaurant, and sun terrace. The Country House aCasaMia Wine Resort offers both rooms and suites with an elegant décor. Some offer a balcony and some have a terrace. Many boast a spa bath. Homemade cakes, croissants and jams are provided every morning at breakfast, along with hot and cold beverages. The restaurant serves à-la-carte specialities and fine wines. A snack bar and BBQ facilities are also available. A 20-minute drive from the sandy beach, the property is 9.3 miles from Salerno. Naples Airport is reachable by car in 40 minutes. A tennis court and golf club are within 15 minutes’ drive of the property.
Albergo ‘La Vigna’ – Isola di Procida / Campania Wines: Falanghina, Biancolella, Luvante, Aglianico, Cabernet, Merlot This property is a 11-minute walk from the beach. Once an ancient watchtower, Albergo ‘La Vigna’ is surrounded by its own vineyards. It offers a peaceful setting on the island of Procida, a short walk from the historic center. Rooms are bright, spacious, and air conditioned. They feature satellite TV, a minibar, and modern furnishings. Free Wi-Fi is available in public areas. A large buffet breakfast is available until 12 pm. In the evenings, guests can relax out on the grounds or on the terrace with a glass of house wine and enjoy the tranquil surroundings. Wellness facilities at La Vigna include a hot tub, Turkish bath, and massage areas with aromatherapy and wine-based massages. La Vigna Hotel is set on a hill, offering panoramic views out over the island and the Gulf of Naples. Marina Grande harbor is just a 15-minute walk away, and a transportation service is available upon request.
La Foresteria Planetaestate – Menfi / Sicilia Wines: Chardonnay, Merlot, Syrah, Grecanico, Nero d’Avola This hotel is a 10-minute drive from the town of Menfi . It features an outdoor swimming pool. The property comes with free Wi-Fi and free parking. La Foresteria Planetaestate offers air-conditioned rooms surrounded by gardens with aromatic plants. Each room comes with a private bathroom and views of the green surroundings. Guests can enjoy relaxing views from the hotel’s terrace. La Foresteria also offers a Turkish bath, and a fitness centre. From 1 June to 30 September, access to a private area on the Porto Palo Beach is included. This 4-star hotel includes a breakfast buffet, and a restaurant that serves typical Sicilian food. Wine and oil tasting courses and cooking classes with Chef Angelo Pumilia can be booked on site. Shuttle services from/to Palermo Airport located 65.2 miles away can be organised on request.
Wine Resort Ledà d’Ittiri – Fertilia / Sardegna Wines: Merlot, Cabernet, Cannonau, Cagnulari, Vermentino The Wine Resort Ledà d’Ittiri is set among vineyards and olive groves, 6.2 miles from Alghero. It offers free Wi-Fi, and air-conditioned rooms with minibar, satellite TV and private bathroom. A continental buffet breakfast is served at the Wine Resort Ledà d’Ittiri, where wine tastings are also organized. Parking is free at the Ledà d’Ittiri Wine Resort, which is 3.7 miles from Alghero Fertilla Airport. This property also has one of the top-rated locations in Fertilia! Guests are happier about it compared to other properties in the area.