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Ireland
Reviewed 6 May 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 weeks with family and friends in sept 2006 as part of a wedding package abroad. We booked out the whole place. We got married in a 10th century church near Barberino Val d'Elsa called Sant'Appiano and had our reception up at the main house after. It was just fantastic. We couldn't have asked for anything...

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Oslo
Reviewed 6 August 2013

I stayed in appartment no 4 (Azalea) with my familiy for two weeks. The location is beautiful just a few hundred meters outside the town of San Donato which is a cozy small medieval village. Surrounded by wine ranks and olive trees.The location is excellent for trips to Siena, Firenze, San Gimingnano and other tuscan villages. The appartment were spacious...

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 12 March 2013

My family have been to La Papessa each sommer for many years. It is with out doubt Our favorite place in the world. When we leave we can't wait to get back and always makebreservations for next summer. The location is great, the apartments are very good, the pool is very nice. We always meet with people from all over...

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Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 21 August 2012

Fantastic place. Located in the very hearth of Tuscany and Chianti region. Very convenient to travel to other attractive places - Florence, Pisa, San Gimigiano, Volterra, etc. Only short trip is needed to reach the Mediterranean Sea. La Papessa has nice accomodation in stylish buildings, apartments are equipped in AC and TV. WiFi is possible in reception. nice, clean and...

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New York City
Reviewed 3 May 2012

We stayed here last year, and will go again Sept 2012. You cannot find a more beautiful, serene, clean spot in all of Italy...we had three bedrooms, two baths, terrace with table for dining, huge dining room table inside with 8 chairs, fireplace, full kitchen with plates, dishes, microwave, oven, perfect for our stay. La Papessa is a vineyard with...

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sydney Australia
Reviewed 20 July 2011

Stayed with a group of 30 family and friends for a week in July- accomodation is great, location and setting are fantastic. Had a brilliant time there.

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 16 July 2011

We have been to La Papessa each sommer for the last six years. It is with out doubt THE MOST WONDERFUL place in the world. Everytime we leave we can't wait to get back. The location is great, the apartments are very good, the pool is great. We always meet nice people from all over Europe. The staff is professional,...

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Lytham St Annes
Reviewed 26 October 2010

The accommodation was basic and not cheerful. The downstairs bathroom was new and clean, elsewhere the interior was dark, dated, and the floors all needed a really good mopping. It was infested with mosquitos from the start. I required medical attention on the last day, using the little white health card for the first time. All home remedies and farmacia...

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2Thank ktlnLythamStAnnes
ireland
Reviewed 2 July 2007

Myself and my husband stayed in this fattoria last september and my only regret is that i can't go back this year. the weather in late september left a little to be desired but the views were fabulous in sun and rain. the accommadation while basic was clean and comfortable and the appartments all had a fully equiped kitchen. we...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
La Papessa is part of Fattoria Montecchio an extensive property set in over120 acres of private vineyards and olive groves and housing its own well known terracotta works.Situated at the edge of the mediaeval village of San Donato in Poggio, it is located in quiet and tranquil location,offering splendid panoramic views of the Chianti hills. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Papessa

Address: Via Montecchio 4 | San Donato in Poggio, 50028 San Donato in Poggio, Tavarnelle Val di Pesa, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Tavarnelle Val di Pesa > San Donato in Poggio
Price Range: $91 - $166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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