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La Fornace di Racciano

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've stayed 4 nights in La Fornacce and we've loved it! It is a quiet and calm place to relax and spend a few days in a complete state of mindfulness. We chose to stay near San Giminiano and drive every day to visit different cities and places in the Chianti area so we would only come back to have...

Thank AndreiaDias02
LA Fornace D, Responsabile reception at La Fornace di Racciano, responded to this review

Dear Sirs, many thanks for your review, we have much appreciated it. We always try to do our best to make our guests feel like at home. We are pleased to learn you had a pleasant stay with us. We hope you will come back one day! All the best from the staff of La Fornace di Racciano

Dusseldorf, Germany
Reviewed 12 April 2017

First time in Tuscany and I loved it. Christiano, Vivienna and Loredana did everything to make my stay very special. They are extremely friendly hosts and very helpful. I had the appartment downstairs with a lovely garden. After a good sleep I enjoyed a fabolous breakfast with fresh products from the region. Ask Christiano to fix you a cappuccino and...

Thank iexplore360
LA Fornace D, Responsabile reception at La Fornace di Racciano, responded to this review

Dear Sir, we thank you very much for your kind comments about our place. We have appreciated you felt with us like at home, and in fact we try to do all we can to take care of our guests in the best way. We hope you will visit us back one day! All the best to you and happy...

Reviewed 18 October 2016

A great place! The breakfast-room had a great view over San Gimignano. The pool was nice, though very cold. The sunbeds had comfortable cushions. The owner and hosts were very friendly. San Gimignano is great to visit. Recommended: Diner at Tratorria Chiribiri in San Gimignano, especially the cheesecake with nutella was delicious! The apartment was a bit noisy in the...

Thank AngeliqueHolland
LA Fornace D, Responsabile reception at La Fornace di Racciano, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. Angelique, Thank you for sharing your opinion, we are glad you enjoyed our breakfast, our comfort and the service we provide in our b&b. We are very sorry about your noisy neighbours, we didn't know! We hope to see you again here! Best regards, Ambra

Reviewed 6 October 2016

I've traveled extensively in Tuscany and I've never found a more inviting, charming and magical little hotel than Fornace. The location, the traditional Tuscan farmhouse style and the wonderful staff make this a memorable and wonderful experience. Cristiano, Ambra and the others are friendly, efficient and fun. It's simply one of the best in my estimation.

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LA Fornace D, Responsabile reception at La Fornace di Racciano, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Robert, It's always a big pleasure for us to have you here, and we were happy to meet your friend too, please bring her our best regards! We look very much forward to welcoming you next time!! Kindest regards from everyone, Ambra

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We only stayed the one night, which was a shame as the setting is lovely and the pool looked very inviting. Our room was very comfrotable, breakfast plentiful, and the staff helpful. Our room had views across to Gimignano which was a bonus. The restaurant just up the road is terrific - typical Italian - doing much more than pizza...

Thank Chesham1234
LA Fornace D, Responsabile reception at La Fornace di Racciano, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you so much for sharing your opinion! We make our best to offer our guests a peaceful and nice stay, preparing a good breakfast with local foods, making the room clean and comfortable and helping with suggestions and infos. We look forward to have you here for a longer time! Best regards, Ambra

Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Cozy Bed and Breakfast up on the Hills near San Gimignano, Room Rosa was nice,located a little too close to the Lobby tho,Shower a little tight,Bed was comfy, AC a little on the loud side,Breakfast was good,fresh baked goods every day,good Selection of foods,Pool Area was very nice so was the Landscaping,friendly Staff.

Thank Marion G
LA Fornace D, Responsabile reception at La Fornace di Racciano, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. Marion, We were very glad to have you here and to hear that you enjoyed your stay, indeed the room Rosa is the closer one to the reception but it has a soundproof curtain. Viele freundliche Grüße aus San Gimignano!! Ambra

Craiova, Romania
Reviewed 10 August 2016

The location is very closed to Gimignano and it has a spectacular wiev. A good restaurant is near the location. The personal is very kind, in particular Loredana, a very helpful person ready to help you with any thing.

Thank lucciann
LA Fornace D, Responsabile reception at La Fornace di Racciano, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Joachim, Thank you so much for your nice review!! We were very glad to have you here with your friends! :) Best regards from the whole team!

Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 3 August 2016

My family and I loved this place from the moment we arrived. We stayed for 14 days in a big and comfortable apartment with all necessities and with a beautiful view of wine and olive fields in addition to this. Both the owner and all of his staff was very kind and helpful during our stay - and they even...

Thank lineskov
LA Fornace D, Responsabile reception at La Fornace di Racciano, responded to this review

Dear Skovgaard Family, Thank you for your review, we were so pleased to have you here and to help you make your son's birthday special! Please come back, the table tennis table miss you too! ;) Warmest regards from San Gimignano, Ambra

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 29 July 2016

We stayed for 3 nights and it was quite a pleasant agritourismo. The rooms were smaller than expected ; I was there with my wife & young kid and could have done with a little more space. But the breakfast was very good and fresh. The location is a short drive from San Gimignano. Overall quite decent

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LA Fornace D, Responsabile reception at La Fornace di Racciano, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Ie, Many thanks for your review! I'm sorry the room was not enough spacious for you 3 to spend your 2 nights here, you had our biggest room. Compliments again for your Italian! :) Looking forward to welcome you again, Have a nice weekend and best regards, Ambra

Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

A perfect place to relax. Near to San Gimignano! The towers of San Gimignano rise up like a medieval Manhattan. Very friendly service team. Hope we visit it again 🙂 Good breakfast with homemade cakes variations. With wlan in the rooms and outside.

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Sehr geehrter Herr Manuel, Danke schön für Ihre Rezension!! Wir freuen uns, dass Sie unser Service, das Frühstück mit lokalen...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about La Fornace di Racciano

Address: Localita Racciano 6, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > San Gimignano
Price Range: $117 - $164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“We had the apartment downstairs and it was a bit noisy.”
AngeliqueHolland, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“apartament on the ground floor is very nice, quieter and at a good price”
lucciann, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“There are stairs to every level, (kitchen, etc.) and in our case, to the bathroom in our suite, in case that is a concern.”
LEGoode, 22 May 2016 | Read review
“Smeralda room had a great view of San Gimignano”
geoffh659, 15 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Both the apartment and the regular rooms were very clean and comfortable.”
alcindiana, 14 Aug 2015 | Read review
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