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“wine tasting”(39 reviews)
“bread”(6 reviews)
“olive oil”(8 reviews)
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The Castello di Meleto is in the center of an ideal geographical triangle formed by the cities of Siena, Florence and Arezzo. Surrounded by six beautiful houses, painstakingly restored in 2000, preserving its rustic Tuscan style. Each house has a...more
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53013, Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Drove up to the Castello. Parking was good. The venue is obviously designed for weddings etc as there was heaps of parking and a separate area for functions. I can see why as it is a beautiful area. The wine shop was well presented and...More

Thank Rodney C
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We had two nights here in the castle The rooms are not as shown on the webpage and their appears to be conflicting information about the room rates. The wee tour they is informative and gives you a good on-site it its past The breakfast...More

Thank kruuza
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Visit Castello di Meleto for an insight into how the Tuscan’s protected their land. Look for the holes in the castle walls where the arrowheads would be released to protect the Castello. Also a great wedding venue!

Thank Burmadutch
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Just a day visit to this Nice spot. Possible to live there too which may be interesting. Nice outside eating area. Touristy.

Thank AinaK2013
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We had the castle and its buildings to ourselves over a three day period for the wedding of one of our friends and had a fantastic time. Great accomodation, fantastic food and wine and great staff. Highly recommended

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 25 June 2018

We had a three day celebration of our wedding at Meleto, and it was just fantastic. Siena allow civil ceremonies, so we could have a full legal marriage on the beautiful grounds overlooked by the stunning castle. The catering at the castle is wonderful, with...More

Thank scroogio
Reviewed 28 April 2018

If you are staying in the region, it is interesting to pass by and do their wine tasting. Very good experience!

Thank Leonardo F
Reviewed 9 March 2018

We went on a wine tasting and enjoyed it. We were sad to find out that the tour cost extra, and the day we went, there was a wedding so we couldn't do it. But, we totally understand that they make money by doing tours,...More

Thank conleyashley03
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We payed 30 euros for two persons to do a castle and wine tour. The tour of the castle was disappointing, the guide spoke in italian and english, and the english parts was way shorter than the italian. She talked about the paintings in the...More

1  Thank Maja S
Reviewed 29 August 2017

My husband and I held our October 2016 wedding at Castello di Meleto and it was a fantastic experience. We booked sight unseen based on the recommendation of a good friend who lives locally and had attended events here as well as after viewing lots...More

3  Thank Caitlin C
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