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Wonderful castle, great tour and good food

We went for a show with eagles, owls etc... Got a tour of the castle and they organized a small... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
Motorninja
via mobile
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 March 17, 2018
CZProf
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Brno, Czech Republic
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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

We went for a show with eagles, owls etc... Got a tour of the castle and they organized a small food tasting with regional cheeses and meat... And wine of course. It was lovely and the castle tour guide knew his castle's history perfectly. We...More

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Reviewed March 17, 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 September 6, 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 October 16, 2016

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

1  Thank Silvia S
Reviewed September 17, 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

1  Thank Gallio182
Reviewed June 3, 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 May 25, 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
Reviewed April 25, 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 March 11, 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
Reviewed November 10, 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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