It was a great birthday party in Panzano in Chianti that we had to celebrate Villa le Barone’s 40 Anniversary!
Almost 150 people: Guests of the hotel, friends, relatives, suppliers and, of course, past and present staff, participated in this event! Look on You Tube to hear extracts of interviews made on this occasion!
Not every day a boutique hotel turns 40 and all of Villa le Barone’s team has passionately prepared this event. Lawns were perfectly mowed by Artim and Nderim, Amira created beautiful bouquets that adorned the several terrace buffet tables, Giulia and Francesca prepared the renowned «cocktail Villa le Barone” and laid out the food and drinks, Elena e Vera helped with the service and our Chef Alessio, together with Tommaso, cooked ribolitta, prepared all kinds of crostini and bruschetta but especially baked a one square meter beautiful fruit puff pastry pie with the 40 candles on it. For once our maids Mirella, Lucia, Anna, Dritta, Xhyhere took part in the event as Guests after their work time in the morning! Rina and Stefania supervised the preparation, Magali was on duty at the reception and came out once in a while, and Barbara happily interrupted her day off to join the party!
During the cocktail, a guitar and flute duo organized by Anna Roos, Spazio Lirico, Greve in Chianti charmed the participants with several Italian music pieces!
Interviews were conducted by two young journalists who asked Guests “What is Villa Barone for you? The several answers, using different languages, expressions and words, were in essence the same: “Villa le Barone is beauty, harmony, tranquility, a family home open to friends”. Watch on YouTube!
All our guests left with a small present, a deliciously scented wax tablet to perfume cabinets and cupboards, specially prepared and offered by “L’Officina de Tornabuoni (ODT),” an ancient Florentine perfume and beauty products family craftsman which products we use at Villa Barone.
The party is now over, but beauty, tranquility and serenity remain at Villa Barone for you to enjoy a deserved vacation to relax, unwind and set your soul free!!!