Get ready for SPRING IN TUSCANY!

For all stays from the 6th March to the 14th May 2015 with a minimum stay of two nights we will be happy to offer a bottle of Prosecco in your room upon arrival to celebrate the re-opening of theWine Resort! And for every confirmed booking for the above mentioned period, when you book at least […]

Its an intimate story…

Earth, sky and water

Its an intimate story…As the Holiday Season approaches I find myself bringing the year together in my mind, collecting the sweet and the sore to understand how to live better in 2015. Family, work and play all have intertwined in many of the events of 2014 and while there has been some truly wonderful life […]


Conti di San Bonifacio wine resort, Gavorrano, Grosseto, Tuscany, Italy

SEE, SIP and SWIRLEnjoy the harvest in Tuscany with us! Vendemmia is the Italian word for grape harvest and is one of the most charming and interesting experiences you can enjoy in Tuscany. This is the perfect trip for wine aficionados!At 9am you will meet our sommelier who will give you an introduction to the world […]

Organic Olive Oil-Italian yummy heaven

For all of you lovely people buying our Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil I have compiled the following instructions for maximising Your tasting experience.1.Take one very slender and gorgeous black bottle of our Olive Oil from its black wrappings.2.Crack open that brand new,just picked and pressed olive oil and enjoy aromas.3.Tear generous hunk of crusty […]

The Stamp of Nobility


We are surrounded by history, literally these ancestors looking down at us every day to see what we stand for. And what do we stand for and who is Conte Manfredo? Born into one of the oldest families in Europe, and growing up in Northern Italy, Manfredo ran away to London to finish his education […]

The Countess’ Corner-Venice


I get asked all of the time for recommendations from our guests at the Wine Resort. So in order to meet demand every now and again I will write a blog with a special suggestion. Todays is a restaurant in Venice. We got to this “bacchari”, translated means to celebrate the rites of Bacchus, after […]