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Since 1999 we certify the Quality of the historical luxury hotels

Over the last 17 years we protected the high quality tourism in Italy certifying standards of excellence of the historic houses and the historical luxury hotels.

With an extremely rigorous testing protocol, each year only 20% of historic houses candidate failing to pass our stringent quality control filters, necessary to obtain the Certificate of Quality.

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The Certificate of Quality is issued and periodically renewed only to the finest Italian historic houses.

Guests looking for prestigious castles, luxury villas and locations of high historical value, elegant and charming interiors, high reception Standards, exclusive reliability and excellence services, only choose historical houses that obtained the Certificate of Quality.

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Luxury castle, medieval towers, historical residences for travel, holiday, vacation

Historic hotel, sec.XVI Siena

Buon Riposo lies in the heart of the Val dOrcia, now the most sought-after and the most photographed site in Tuscany (The English Patient landscapes and the Under the Tuscan Suns cover picture just to name the most popular). [...]

Quality Certification

latest release: 30 December 2016

Luxury villa, sec.XIX Perugia

Welcome to our historic villa, which name, "Merion's Whims", is after Lady Merion, a marvellous woman who lived in the late 19th century, and one of her whims. [...]

Quality Certification

latest release: 28 July 2016

Countryside residence, sec.XIX Rome

The LOCANDA DELLO SPUNTINO in the very heart of Grottaferrata, just a few steps from the historical thousand year old Greek Ortodox San Nilo Abbey is an exclusive and elegant 4 star Hotel. [...]

Quality Certification

latest release: 29 December 2016

Weddings in luxury locations

Weddings and events in castles, luxury villas and historic houses

Castle, sec.XIII Lecco

The Castello di Rossino is one of the most ancient historical mansions of Lombardy. [...]

Quality Certification

latest release: 19 December 2016

Ancient palace, sec.XVII Avellino

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Quality Certification

latest release: 4 January 2016

Historic hotel, sec.XIX Parma

Country Villa of Maria Luigia since 1808 with inside restoration of high quality focused on tradition in according with innovation. [...]

Quality Certification

latest release: 10 October 2016

Meeting in historic houses and charming hotels

Luxury location, villas, castles for meeting, events and conferences

Luxury villa, sec.XIX Rimini

Villa Malatesta for your most precious moments. [...]

Quality Certification

latest release: 31 August 2016

Luxury villa, sec.XX Verbania

This elegant impressive villa was built in 1912 as summer residence of famous textile industry owners De Angeli Frua. [...]

Quality Certification

latest release: 17 June 2016

Historic hotel, sec.XV Bologna

Still today, in Bologna from Bazzanese road, going up slowly along the road called Via Puglie towards the ancient village of Oliveto, you suddenly enter in a landscape "frozen in time" . [...]

Quality Certification

latest release: 14 August 2016