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Historically interesting

Fontanafredda is of great interest for those interested in the history of wine in Piemonte. It also... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2017
very interesting for a visit , but don't buy your wine there

Fontanafredda is a very large wine estate (maybe the largest, or at least one of the largests in... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2017
ruud v
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Via Alba 15, 12050 Serralunga d'Alba, Italy
+39 0173 626111
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Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Tour of the estate and winery and tasting of the wines. Not nearly the best wines of Langhe but they are the first most people try from the area since the production is so large. Nice winery, gorgeous surroundings and building. If your new to...More

Thank Andreas J
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

If you love good wine and italy cousin that is most recommended place for you. During visit this place you could taste famous wine from this area like: Barolo, Barbera, Nebiollo and also buy your favorit bottle. When youbare also fan of itally cousin you'll...More

Thank Marcin K
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Wonderful place, vineyard under the snow blanket was breathtaking. I went there for wine tour and testing. Wine was delicious and the personnel adorable (passion, knowledge and engagement). Wonderful experience!

Thank Kalka360
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

I stayed in this beautiful hotel overnight. From the time that we arrived and checked in, to the time we had the winery tour and finally checkef out, the staff was friendly and accommodating. The room was beautifully and bright. The bathroom was also done...More

Thank QCMotherD
Reviewed 2 October 2017

This is a huge winery property with lots of history. Outstanding hiking trail through the vineyards. It is a top class winery rich in high quality wines, art and history. Was fortunate enough to stay in the guesthouse portion of the hotel on property. The...More

Thank PRPprez
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Fontanafredda is of great interest for those interested in the history of wine in Piemonte. It also boasts a restaurant, park, and a visitors centre/shop. Owned by Eataly founder Oscar Farinetti, who bought it from the ancient Bank of Siena.

Thank JanochBarbro
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

We had read so much appraise for this place that we were really looking forward our lunch and visit to this famous winery. We went to the restaurant, sat down and waitress came right away. She asked that do we want water, we said no...More

1  Thank suklaaPetriS
Reviewed 27 January 2017

excellent setting, good gift shop and nice tour - all very enjoyable. it has a great restaurant so make sure you dine there

Thank dmitry2009
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Fontanafredda is a very large wine estate (maybe the largest, or at least one of the largests in the region (Barolo communities). The estate has a rich history as it was built as a love nest for 'Contessa Berta', the mistress of king Victor Emanuel...More

1  Thank ruud v
Reviewed 6 December 2016

This is a truly historic wine producer. We have visited a number of wineries over the years and we have had many tastings and tours. This was one of the best. First, you need a little history lesson. Victor Emmanuel II (Vittorio Emanuele Maria Alberto...More

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Response from Kjetil M | Reviewed this property |
Hi, try the contact form at the Fontanafredda web site. Kjetil