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Baglio Donna Franca

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12/06/2017 13/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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North Kingstown, Rhode Island
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Donna Francs vineyard was an amazing resort to relax and enjoy the country side. Staff is very welcoming and attentive to all your needs. Restaurant on site was Delicious! Great choice of local entrees prepared with wonderful local ingredients and presentation. Relaxing by the pool and watching the sunset was an unforgettable moment.

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BaglioDonnafranca, Hospitality Manager at Baglio Donna Franca, responded to this review

Dear amonte2017, thank you for your lovely words. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay. We hope to welcome you soon again to relax at the pool looking at the sunset. Kind regards

Den Bosch, The Netherlands
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Agritourismo is a nice place, but what made it special is the nice wine tasting tour of the wines they produce locally at the farm! Very good English explanation on how it is produced. We also liked the good restaurant and the wifi access point in each room, so no worry about a good connection :-) Certainly recommend this...

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BaglioDonnafranca, Hospitality Manager at Baglio Donna Franca, responded to this review

Dear hvengela, thank you for this positive review on TripAdvisor. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay but especially that you loved our wines, the wine tasting, and our restaurant. We are looking forward to welcome you again soon. Kind regards

Woodstock, Vermont
Reviewed 1 week ago

The old former vineyard buildings have been brought back to life, with organic grapes growing outside, Marsala being produced in the traditional way in the their cellars, and a great restaurant, and the rooms are creatively designed...but the rubbish outside the property, on every road, field border and ditch really detracts from their setting (old sinks, electrical fittings, tiles, timber...

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BaglioDonnafranca, Hospitality Manager at Baglio Donna Franca, responded to this review

Dear Davidbignose!, thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay at our wine resort during your holiday in Sicily. Thank you for your suggestions, we'll make tresure of them in order to imporve our service. Best regards

Mons, Belgium
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We loved our all too short stay here. Sadly, we missed dinner but I've heard that it is really good. The grounds and buildings are beautiful. I loved the lounge area where we enjoyed an wonderful bottle of their red wine. (We like it so much we bought a few bottles to take with us). Breakfast was good and featured...

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BaglioDonnafranca, Hospitality Manager at Baglio Donna Franca, responded to this review

Dear Zosia B, thank you for your kind words! We are full of joy in reading this! We really hope to welcome you again any time soon, probably ext time we can organise some wine tasting. Kind regards

Tallinn, Estonia
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Wonderful little gem. Pitty we stayed there only 1 night. Room & bathroom were very nice & spacious. There was little bit stuffy air at the beginning but after opening the windows all was ok. We wisited the place in april & as that time it is quite common problem in italy we didn't mind much. Minus was that the...

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BaglioDonnafranca, Hospitality Manager at Baglio Donna Franca, responded to this review

Dear Kristi4d, thank you for your nice words, we are really glad that you enjoyed your stay and our wines, we hope to see you again soon during summer time to enjoy our swimming pool together! Kind regards

Gloucestershire, UK
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

This place has a rather charming in the middle of nowhere character - and its spruce appearance is quite a contrast to the nearest settlements, or indeed the picturesque ruins across the way (stroll near them and you'll discover fly-tipping). Not the finest dining experience we've had in Sicily - but breakfasts good. Plumbing occasionally aromatic. However the charming welcome...

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BaglioDonnafranca, Hospitality Manager at Baglio Donna Franca, responded to this review

Dear StansPal. thank you for your kind words regarding our staff and the the beauty of our sunsets which are breathtaking. Looking forward to welcoming you again during your next stay in Sicily, kind regards

Nantucket
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

I have no idea how this place has earned rave reviews.The room is ok. The ac was not working nor the phone. The food is mediocre and the wine barely drinkable. The service was lacking...one server trying his best to accommodate ten tables. Breakfast was the worst...cold cappucino and decided to have tea and the milk curdled immediately...overworked server again..the...

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Isla de Vieques, Puerto Rico
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Spent 3 nights at Donna Franca. The staff was extremely courteous and the accommodations were lovely. Owner Paola gave us a winery tour with a tasting to follow. We enjoyed the baglio wines at dinner each evening. Delicious menu choices in the dining room. We even had a cooking class with Chefs Maria and Mauricio. Could not have asked for...

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BaglioDonnafranca, Hospitality Manager at Baglio Donna Franca, responded to this review

Dear MujerDelMar, thank you for your kind words, we are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. We invite you to come back next summer, we are preparing a lot of surprises especially concerning the tour and tasting of our winery. We are looking forward to welcome you again soon.

Gdansk, Poland
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Peaciful, majestic and very traditional place in the middle of rural area of Marsala. Beatiful organic vineyard right next to the place. Owners are very passionate about their wine and history of this place and wine making. Delicious food at restaurat accompanied with very rich tasting wine from their own vineyard. Unforgettable experience for all the wine lovers.

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BaglioDonnafranca, Hospitality Manager at Baglio Donna Franca, responded to this review

Dear vermilion2015, thank you for sharing these words about your stay with us on TripAdvisor. All of us at Baglio Donna Franca are very passionate about our job and we try to do our best in order to let you understand our deep love for our territory. We hope to welcome you again soon, we are organizing a lot of...

Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Beautiful sunsets,friendly staff ,spacious and clean rooms. Peaceful surroundings with wonderful views of Egadi islands and vineyards. Dinner was excellent especially the millefoglie di melanzane and seppioline gratinati. Wine was divine and tomorrow we're visiting the wine cellars. Superb evening . Well done 👍

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BaglioDonnafranca, Hospitality Manager at Baglio Donna Franca, responded to this review

Dear Rita V, thank you for your lovely words. Everyday to try our best to make your stay as amazing as possible and we're pleased when our efforts have a good outcome. We hope to welcome you again this summer, we have arranged our tour and tasting in a completly different way, so we are looking forward to hear your...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Wine Resort was built after the restoration and conversion of a large "baglio" located in the centre of an agricultural establishment that, at one time, belonged to the Florio family. The historic Sicilian dynasty of the Florio family introduced Marsala wine to the entire world, invented the tuna fish industry in Favignana and controlled the largest commercial naval fleet at that time in Italy. The name Donna Franca is a homage to Franca Florio, who was an important and well-known figure of the Florio family. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Baglio Donna Franca

Address: Via Vincenzo Florio 1, 91025, Marsala, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Trapani > Marsala
Price Range: $108 - $231 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Baglio Donna Franca 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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Baglio Donna Franca Marsala, Sicily, Italy
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#2 Luxury Hotel in Marsala
#3 Romantic Hotel in Marsala
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