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Piazza Della Cisterna 23, 53037 San Gimignano – Show map
Excellent location – rated 9.7/10! (score from 374 reviews)
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Free! WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and charges apply.
Room Service, Express Check-in/Check-out, Baggage Storage, Laundry, Ironing Service, Fax/Photocopying
Safe, Non-smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Elevator, Heating, All Spaces Non-Smoking (public and private)
Italian, French, English
2:00 PM - 12:00 AM
7:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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Children and Extra Beds
All children are welcome.
Cribs are not available.
Extra beds are not available.
There is no capacity for extra beds in the room.
Free! Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.
Cards accepted at this property
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Premises should undergo a restyling. However the one thing we disliked the most is the check out time that is so early (11am).
place, view, comfort
It was pleasure to stay here. Perfect location in a heart of town, nice staff, charming room.
We stayed for three nights and just loved the location and the view from our balcony over the amazing country side.Sitting outside at their cafe was wonderful people watching and the Vino Rose was wonderful. The bus connection was great to Poggibonsi for you either to pick up a train or bus to anywhere else in Italy. An amazing place to stay!! You can purchase your train tickets at the station where the bus drops you off,there are machines inside the station.
Room 61 is right under the Reasturant and noisey at night. In their in room instructions it says they have a bus timetable which the front of desk didn't appear to know about,but we managed to pick one up from the Tobacco store. Read carefully as the top symbols represent the days of the weeks.
Beautiful location. Beautiful room. Excellent meals
Wi-Fi connection only lasted 2 minutes at a time requiring resigning in every time. Took a long time to find. Not made aware we could have driven our car to the door to unload luggage, wasn't told this by the hotel clerk when we arrived, so we schlepped our bags a very long way up hill to the hotel.
great view if you have a country-side balcony room
My room was quiet, clean and comfortable with a wonderful view of the countryside from the small private balcony. The breakfast room was spacious, also with wonderful views, and the breakfast was excellent. The hotel's position is fantastic, and as most of the visitors to the square leave early, it was quiet during the night.
The staff at reception could have been more welcoming and friendly.
The location is great! right in the center.
Some difficulties to find the place with a car. Breakfast can be better.
View of the Tuscan landscape is amazing from the rooms. Quadruple room is extremely large.
A room with a view of the Tuscan hills isn't guaranteed. We paid to upgrade to a quadruple room as the rooms overlooking the town square are noisy. Breakfast is only continental style unless you pay for scrambled eggs etc.
Hotel is in a great location, staff is friendly, and the restaurant is very good. Although small, the rooms are clean and cozy. We had a balcony with an excellent view of the Tuscan countryside.
Our room with a view on the Tuscan countryside was fabulous.
Fantastic location. Room was big and the staff provided a baby cot as requested. As we had to check out early in the morning the man on reception arranged us a take-away breakfast which we were very grateful of. Was a bit of a walk from the car park to hotel so best to pack light if possible.
Good quality dinner in reasonable price at comfortable restaurant. The staff is helpful.
The table and the cabinet in the room are too old and not match the decoration. The bed is uncomfortable to sleep.
The mountain towns of Italhy are unique -- requiring exgtra effort because vehicles are not permitted. But it is worth taking a car to the hotel, iunloading, then parking on the ring outside of town. Great history -- very good views --and excellent hotel restaurant!
The view from the room is the only good thing about this hotel.
Staff totally disinterested - returned back to her Facebook page as soon as we paid for the room by check out. Everything is outdated and bathroom is a disaster. Beds are uncomfortable. The picture they published does not correspond with the reality at all: they probably collected all nice pieces from all rooms and put it in one room to make the picture for advertising purposes. Total waste of money.
it was in the center of the town
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Location is just perfect in centre of town
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Nothing! I would highly recommend this lovely hotel.
The staff were very friendly and helpfull. The breakfast was excellant
Their could have been more choice on the evening menu.
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The Air conditioning did not work and I think it had not worked for some time
The landscape from the balcony was awesome Even the bottle of wine in the fridge was a very good welcome for us (even if it is an extra) It's perfect for a elopement
WiFi was not working, but is not critical considering that you are not going to use too much
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