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Villa La Favorita

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West Vancouver, B. C.
Reviewed 16 October 2015

Villa la Favorita was our first destination during a 20 day gastronomic tour of northern Italy. It came highly recommended by a good friend of one of our travelling companions and it did not disappoint. Owner Roberta and her daughter Michela were so welcoming and helpful upon arrival and during our 3 day stay. Their storybook B&B is located just...

Thank WestVanMan
Munich, Germany
Reviewed 3 September 2015

We were so happy to stay in Villa la Favorita. Thank you so much for. Here you really feel like staying at home. Best were the fresh fruits in the garden and the great breakfast. We never had something like this. Great tips for trips from the Landlady. Perfect time. Thank you very much!! Arno

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Roberta the owner is lovely, she and her staff are very welcoming and puts one at ease quickly. Knowledgeable about the area she's ready to give you tips about where to visit and eat etc. Elegantly and tastefully furnished, you'll enjoy your stay here and the breakfasts were very good, using home-grown produce. A really nice place to hang out...

Thank Lynne M
Santa Barbara, California
Reviewed 2 August 2015

We stayed 4 nights at the Villa and enjoyed ourselves on the terraces mornings and evenings. The breakfasts were the best of our 1 month trip. The location allowed us access by car to hilltop town restaurants and wineries. Roberta, the owner was very helpful and informative. She arranged reservations for us prior to arriving. We really appreciated her hospitality....

Thank Lisa M
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Villa La Favorita is exceptional. Roberta, who owns it, bought it the early 90s when it was a nigh-on derelict farmhouse. Down the years, she has spent a great deal of time and money and even more love and energy: today, she has an exceedingly-elegant B&B. I’m sure that there are many fine B&Bs in the region, but there’s only...

Thank Roger K
Reviewed 24 June 2015

This is not just about staying at a great place but it's all the info and help that you can get from the owner if you would like to tour the Piedmont area. She has all the connections and ideas to get you into some great places to visit. She will take the time to help you individually plan your...

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bellingahm wa
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Roberta goes out of her way to make visitors feel at home, and is extremely helpful with other travel plans. The villa itself is lovely, I picked ripe cherries off the tree, and the breakfasts that come with the room are out of this world. This is like being at an AgriTourismo villa, yet still close to town. My 3...

Thank EC w
Hilton Head, South Carolina
Reviewed 16 May 2015

Absolutely loved our 3 days here in April! It was the perfect place to stay while exploring the Piemonte Region. Within walking distance of the beautiful city of Alba (way nicer than Asti) and easy access to the fabulous towns of Barolo, La Morra, Bra, etc. Roberta made us feel very welcome almost like old friends. We sat out one...

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Reviewed 13 May 2015

Villa Favorita is a special and stylish Villa to spend time relaxing or to use as a base to explore the amazing wineries in the area which produce gorgeous Barolo and Barberesco. The host Roberta is friendly and very helpful. Her extensive knowledge of the area, restaurants and vineyards helps all types of visitor to get the most out of...

Thank Gbitalian
Reviewed 14 October 2014

Our group of 8 recently stayed for 4 nights at Villa la Favorita. Favorite of mine indeed. My husband and I stayed here in 2007 with another group of friends and we just had to return. Now in 2014 not much has changed, I would say Roberta and her staff are better than ever. Upon our arrival we were greeted...

Thank sewitseams

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dating back to the early 1900's, it is officially recognized as a historic residence, and has been meticulously refurbished in recent years. Set amidst a 10,000 m² estate of vineyards and fruit orchards, it is located on a hillside just 1 1/2 kms outside Alba.The farm produces fine doc-status wines - Nebbiolo d'Alba and Grignolino Piemonte - which can be tasted free-of-charge, as well as a large variety of organically-grown fruit (cherries, apples, pears, apricots, plums, persimmons, figs, mulberries, peaches and pomegranates), some of which are used to make delicious jams.The villa's four highly original, en-suite bedrooms are tastefully furnished with period family pieces, and have satellite TV, air-conditioning, bath with shower and hair-dryer.Each "room with a view" brings guests into close contact with the hills.And the towers and roofs of ALBA's old town centre.Every morning a plentiful breakfast offering a wide choice is served outdoors in the large garden, on the terrace or in the bright lemon-house.Alba is a lively town, standing at the feet of the celebrated "Langhe" hills. It is famous for its mediaeval towers, "Via Maestra" (the main street, animated by plenty of shops and a busy Saturday morning market), and cultural and food & wine events. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa La Favorita

Address: Localita Altavilla 12 | Gps 44° 41' 52, 5'' N 008° 02' 50'' E, 12051, Alba, Italy
Region: Italy > Piedmont > Province of Cuneo > Alba
Price Range: ₹ 8,708 - ₹ 9,770 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“"Giallo" is a beautiful room but has occasional road noise. Other rooms are on the back side of the house and are very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Lisa_J777, 4 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The rooms facing Alba have lovely views and the suites look out over a lovely courtyard. Birds are the only noise.”
 of 5 bubbles garris0n, 20 May 2016 | Read review
“Website has floor plan of each and description of view. All are beautiful.”
 of 5 bubbles BarbaraC428, 16 Oct 2015 | Read review
“The stairs in the Villa can be a challenge if you insist on carrying a large suitcase up the stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles WestVanMan, 15 Oct 2015 | Read review
“We liked the rooms to the back. Very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 975lisam, 1 Aug 2015 | Read review
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