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Bramasole

| Private Home - street view only, 52044, Cortona, Italy
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Must visit when in Cortona

The house of Francis Mayes ..author ...under the Tuscan sun.. Her Beautifully restored villa is... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Josephine B
Bramasole and Cortona

After reading the book twice and seeing the movie at least 6 times it has always been on my 'to do... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Denise M
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200-year old farmhouse lovingly restored by travel author Frances Mayes.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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| Private Home - street view only, 52044, Cortona, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The house of Francis Mayes ..author ...under the Tuscan sun.. Her Beautifully restored villa is gorgeous.

Thank Josephine B
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Reviewed 3 days ago

After reading the book twice and seeing the movie at least 6 times it has always been on my 'to do' list to see Bramasole and Cortona. A beautiful day and stroll down the quiet lane lived up to all my expectations. I even picked...More

Thank Denise M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As we were in Cortona for the day like many who'd never heard of the place until the film we thought it a good idea to visit the House. After a charming and hot walk we arrived to what is undeniably a pretty house with...More

2  Thank rickydodah
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had to drive to Bramasole. In the past, the visitors used to cut through the fields to visit Bramasole but this is no longer possible. When we pulled in front of the house, I was surprised to see so many terraced gardens, it was...More

Thank Linda R
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

Took the walk before it got too walk, but took the wrong / long walk, still lovely. Dropped in at the Torreome cafe on the way back - so all good

1  Thank Gorm L
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

Apparently the movie “Under the Tuscan Sun” put this lovely hill town in the spotlight, so we could hardly come all the way here and not stop at this lovely villa. Longed to see it ever since the book and movie! Gated and up on...More

Thank SuzyQu15
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

We're not movie freaks but we love the movie and had to see the inspiration for the villa. And of course, take a photo of the Bramaole placard.

Thank runningwalk
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Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

We visited Bramasole with family and friends.There is such a lovely athmosphere around the house. We fell in love with Cortona, its such a relaxing charming little town.

Thank Beata K
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

We took pictures from the exterior part of the villa it was a great experience . The home is very well kept

2  Thank Italiana1968
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Why not leave this woman alone? I am a lover of Cortona. I have been there a handful of times. My first visit left me in awe of the area. After reading the book, of course, I left the area with my head spinning, desirous...More

6  Thank elmettehead
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Pina C
25 April 2017|
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Response from Tova L | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, no. This is a private residence.
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What is the exact address for Bramasole?
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