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Tenuta Le Velette

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Wonderful experience

Rick Steve’s recommended but quick tour of the cellars and wine tasting was the perfect start of... read more

Reviewed September 22, 2018
Victoria, Texas
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What An Unexpected Surprise!!

We had arranged a private day tour from our hotel in Fiumicino to Orvieto. Our guide/driver gave us... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2018
San Diego, California
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Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Rick Steve’s recommended but quick tour of the cellars and wine tasting was the perfect start of our vacation. The view of Orvieto from here was stunning. Shipped a case home and glad we did. It was one of the best wines we had in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

We had arranged a private day tour from our hotel in Fiumicino to Orvieto. Our guide/driver gave us several options of how we wanted to spend the day. One suggestion was to visit this winery/estate for some wine tasting. While driving there he called the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Naniepoppie123
Reviewed October 2, 2017

If you plan in advance, you can stay on the spectacular property, but be sure to schedule a tour with wine tasting. This is a family run business and the stone farmhouse and chapel are amazing. Under the house are Etruscan wine cellars that are...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Steve S
Reviewed September 18, 2017

My wife and I were very fortunate that we were able to arrange a tour and tasting at this winery. My understanding is that if there is a tour group visiting the winery that individuals can then be added, space permitting. We lucked out as...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Mike S
Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

A week spent at Tenuta Le Velette recently was well worthwhile. Accommodation is suitable for a small family or two couples, and is located just a ten minute drive from Orvieto on a large wine making property. The hosts Simonetta and Corrado are engaging and...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank TripMember090416000
Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

We stayed with friends at Il Due on the property here.  It would be hard to praise the location, atmosphere and hospitality too much.  The whole thing is idyllic.  Corrado and Simonetta are wonderful hosts. Corrado runs the winery with around 500 acres under vine....More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed June 27, 2017

Alessandro was our host for our wine tasting. He took us into the cellar and then back to the main room for wine tasting and some delicious food. He explained what wines are best served with the different food. The wine was so delightfully amazing....More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Diane R
Reviewed October 6, 2016

I booked the Il Due apartment for my wife, me and my sister. The location was magical, walking out our door and looking at Orvieto on its tufa pedestal. Simonetta was a wonderful host, and the apartment was spotless, comfortable and very relaxing. We were...More

Date of experience: September 2016
3  Thank RMichael43
Reviewed June 4, 2016

The wine "experience" was very enjoyable. There is an explanation of wine history and a visit to the caves which is very cool. Then you go to a large room for the tasting and a table full of yummy pairings for the wine. Each wine...More

Date of experience: May 2016
4  Thank joannala
Reviewed November 3, 2015

We stayed at Il Leccio at Tenuta Le Velette. The accommodations were very comfortable and very nicely appointed. Best of all was the hospitality of our host- Cecilia. Cecilia was very personable and always made sure we had things we needed...and would drop by to...More

Date of experience: October 2015
2  Thank James H
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April 6, 2016|
Response from NormanCharlotte_NC |
I forgot to ask, are you open on Sundays?