Cooking classes in Italy – Palazzo Gregorio

Palazzo Gregorio is an historic home of nobility located in the town of Castro dei Volsci in the heart of Ciociaria. The residence is a quiet oasis both day and night, an ideal spot to relax and unwind overlooking mountain tops, valleys and surrounding towns, all too be enjoyed from a moments distraction while cooking in the fabulous kitchen that awaits you!.

The Seven bedrooms of Palazzo Gregorio have been renovated paying close attention to details in order to provide each of them with its own character. Every room is tastefully decorated with wrought-iron beds and antique furniture.

All guest rooms are equipped with heating and air conditioning, beautifully tiled in-suite bathrooms(soap and shampoo for guests), hydro-massage bathtubs or showers, heated towel bars and hair dryers, beauty mirror, flat-screen TV, and free Wi-Fi.

You will enjoy meals in the large dining room. You can also relax in the living room with its comprehensive collection of pictures and guide books to help you plan your sight seeing excursions or just a place to converse with fellow guests. Although there are no self-catering facilities, a small refrigerator is available with many beverages to choose from all at no charge to guests.

At Palazzo Greogio you can take part in the Roman Countryside Cooking Classes.


Casa Gregorio occupies a 1797 structure in the heart of the historic center of Castro dei Volsci. The date is still visible on the keystone of the arch framing the original entrance door. The three story high structure belonged to the nobility of the town, and today still preserves coffered wooden ceilings, antique wooden beams, and some original tile flooring. The interior décor reflects the ancient look while giving visitors the modern day convienences.

Thanks to the altitude of the town, 385 meters above sea level, Casa Gregorio offers the tourist a spectacular panoramic view in a relaxed green environment, away from the deafening noises of crowded cities while surrounded by the atmosphere of the old residence. Walking on the old brick and cobblestone pavements of the winding narrow streets, the guests of Casa Gregorio can make contacts and establish friendly relationships with the welcoming natives of Castro dei Volsci who are willing and proud to share their customs and traditions within the environment of their town.