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Loc. Casanova di Ricavo, 53011, Castellina In Chianti Italy See on map
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Rooms
Multilingual Staff
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Reviewed 13 October 2018

Ulrike gave a wonderful cooking class to me, my husband, and our 2.5 year old daughter while on holiday in Chianti. We learned how to make the most delicious pasta with tomato sauce, lemon chicken, and tiramisu - Ulrike's special recipe! Ulrike was a delight...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank jennistoffsood
Reviewed 6 October 2018

We were 5 adults 2 without cooking experience. This was simply a great evening. We made Bread salad, Pasta, Lemon chicken and Tiramisu. Surprisingly it all came out great. More important was that Iurike was a charm. She moved each of us through our assigned...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

Ulrich and Fabian operate a top-notch destination. They are gracious hosts, and extremely accommodating. The villas are authentic, quaint, very comfortable and very well equipped. The surrounding are is a picturesque as anything in the area.

Date of stay: September 2018
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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful evening out doing a cooking class with this beautiful lady in her gorgeous rustic kitchen. Plenty of food, wine and laughs. ❤️🇮🇹 getting to sit down and enjoy the meal tops the experience off. Surrounded by the amazing Tuscan hills and the...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful Agriterismo tucked into a quiet valley. The rooms are roomy and very comfortable. This place offers 2 pools and an archery course. But the best reason to stay here is Ulrike’s cooking, she makes true Tuscan meals and even offers a...More

Date of stay: May 2018
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Official site of the WBHC 2017 Ask us for links to detailed apartment and property videos Val Verde, privately owned by the German Ulrike Eder, is an authentic rustic and still active farm estate from the More 15th century offering relaxing country-style vacation. Its located only 3 km from Castellina in Chianti, some 35 km from Florenz and 25 km from Siena and very central to most important sights. On extended grounds we offer carefully restored, well-equipped self-catering apartments and houses ("Casa Pineta" - 4BR/4BA farm house, "Casa Acacia" - 3BR/2BA farm house, "Casa Capanninna" - 2BR/2BA cottage, "La Tana" - 2BR/1BA ground floor apartment, "La Bellavista" 1BR/1BA loft apartment, "Il Rifugio" -1BR/1BA studio) all very private with terraces, bbq etc. Rates range from euro 75/day (1 bedroom unit) to euro 400/day (4 bedroom unit) - we prefer weekly rentals - only the studio rents on a 3 day minimum period 2 ha of park-like gardens with large community pool (May-Sept), use of covered, unheated pool for cooler seasons possible on request, leisure area with garden furniture and shaddy gazebos as well as playground with sandbox, swing, soccer field, volley- and basketball equipment and ping-pong table. Only privately owned demanding 3D Archery Range in Tuscany with 22 positions, following the WBHC2017 there will be a total of 4 ranges !!! We give archery lessons and may teach flint napping Our little "zoo" hosts many cats, 2 dogs, geese,ducks, free roaming peacocks, pigeons and chicken as well as a small herd of Cameroon sheep. Surrounded by olives, meadows, macchia and forests or pine and oaks this is a little lost paradise for nature and animal lovers.. Activities: Game, bird and butterfly watching, in spring and autumn hiking/trekking, mushroom "hunting" i, road and mountain biking, half-day hands-on cookery classes of local dishes , wine tastings, city guides, weddings, birthday and anniversary celebration for small groups . Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free Internet
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$568 - US$3,126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Poderi Val Verde Italy/Castellina In Chianti
Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > Castellina In Chianti
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$568 - US$3,126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Poderi Val Verde Italy/Castellina In Chianti
Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > Castellina In Chianti
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"All the units on the property seemed clean and well maintained. We enjoyed the 2 bed/2 bath cottage."
29 Jun 2015
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"Talk to Ulrike so she can match you to the ideal apartment to accommodate your parties size and needs."
3 Nov 2014
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"We stayed in La Tana and had such a comfortable setup and lovely view of the pool and the gamboling goats."
20 Jun 2014
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"Roads to many spots are gravel and it seems like you are lost all the time, but there at the end of the..."
4 Oct 2013
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