Albergo dell'Agenzia, Piedmont
|Via Fossano, 21, 12042, Pollenzo - Bra, Cuneo, Piedmont, ITALY.|
Description: Albergo dell'AgenziaStanding in a magnificently restored and renovated neo-Gothic country estate, once the property of king Carlo Alberto of Savoy, Albergo dell'Agenzia is a luxury boutique hotel offering exclusive accommodation and dining in a magnificent regal setting.
Situated in a splendid park, with centuries old trees and immense lawns, this property is located on the edge of the village of Pollenzo, just a few kilometres from the town of Bra. Lying between the regions of Langhe and Roero, the beautiful town of Alba is just fifteen kilometres away. Perfect for sports enthusiasts, there are a number of golf courses within easy reach of the hotel, and Albergo dell'Agenzia proposes a number of fully inclusive golf packages for its guests.
Bra and Pollenzo are at the heart of the slow food movement, and Albergo dell'Agenzia is the home of the University of Gastronomic Sciences, and the Wine Bank, located in the ancient cellars of the estate. This enormous museum allows visitors to experience the historic cellars of Pollenzo and the wine producing regions of Italy, tasting their wines along the way. In line with the slow food philosophy of the estate, the restaurant at the Agenzia serves delicious menus based on local cuisine and the finest regional produce. Meals can also be enjoyed in the spacious air-conditioned garden gazebo, offering outdoor dining experiences all the year round.
Type of rooms: Albergo dell'AgenziaTraditional Rooms:
The traditional rooms are comfortable and practical, they have two small armchairs, a little table and are mostly situated on the second floor under a large mansard roof with exposed wooden beams, and a small balcony.
All superior rooms have a sofa which can be converted into bed, an antique table, 2 chairs. They are all different from one another in various details, and some have a loft with a double bed and TV on the second floor, an entrance with a bathroom and a small living area on the first floor.
Suite Brunate e Rabaja:
In the living area of the Suite there is a plasma TV, a wardrobe, two armchairs and a small table and chairs. The sleeping area area has a king-size bed and a plasma television, while the bathroom has a Jacuzzi.
This is the largest suite in the hotel and it is named after one of the most important "crus" of Barolo. It has a large living area with a two seater sofa and green Frau armchairs, and a sleeping area with a king-size bed. There is a plasma TV in the living room and in the sleeping area. There are two bathrooms, one of which has as shower and the other a Jacuzzi.
Number of rooms: 47
Official category: 4 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 2004.
Languages spoken: Italian, French, Spanish, English, German.Smoking policy: There are non-smoking rooms available.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club, Maestro, CartaSi.
GPS Coordinates: 44° 40' 54.81'' N 7° 53' 38.34'' E
Nearest airport: Cuneo International Airport - 34,3 km.