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Agriturismo Guardastelle

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and I stayed here for an authentic Tuscan countryside experience and we definitely got it! It was the perfect balance for us as we wanted to wake up in the countryside and experience the natural beauty of Tuscany while also have the option to walk into town for markets, shopping and restaurants/cafes. It served as a great base...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We checked out of our previous room at 10 am and drove to the agriturismo Guardastelle. The room was supposed to be ready at 5 pm but we could go in at 11 pm already. The first impressions were great! The location was great, the buildings looked nice, etc. Inside everything was cleaned and the buildings were spacious. Although there...

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F7M6, Proprietario at Agriturismo Guardastelle, responded to this review

Dear "Mels h", thanks for your visit and to have shared the experience here. I appreciate all your comments and I hope that, if you will visit us again, you let us know these problems on site. We can surely solve them: for example we have a top for the mattresses. These are horthopedic Italian mattresses but often (not always)...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I were very excited about staying here. We signed up for the cooking class and wine tour before we arrived and had high expectations. However, once we arrived we were overwhelmed with the beauty of the place. Everything was beyond our expectations. The owners and staff were amazing. The class and tour were so much fun and...

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F7M6, Proprietario at Agriturismo Guardastelle, responded to this review

Dear Gayle, luckily we didn't disappoint you. When guests has high expectations it is not easy to match their desires and wishes. I'm happy we did! I hope you'll try again the recipes we did and let me know via email or message if you need any advice. Many many thanks for your visit and to have shared the experience....

Pimpama, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was definitely one of our favourite stays. It was really lovely to get out of the crowds and big cities into something more authentic and homely. We did the coking class and winery/ olive oil tour which where both very enjoyable. We made some friends in the cooking class (which Fausto ran) and we had a lot of laughs...

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F7M6, Proprietario at Agriturismo Guardastelle, responded to this review

Dear Jessica, we should have guests like you more often. It was very nice to see you on the terrace drinking wine, chatting and laughing. We hope to host you again and that you didn't eat too much pasta! Thanks for your visit, smiles and review. Take care Fausto

sydney
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This is the review from my 9-year-old daughter: We are staying in the agriturismo for four nights. We had a cooking class today which is our last full day at Guardastelle. The tiramisu, gnocchi and homemade pasta that we were tought to make was awesome, even though I must admit it was quite tiring standing up for so long. Nevertheless,...

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F7M6, Proprietario at Agriturismo Guardastelle, responded to this review

Oh dear sweetie, we already miss you and your wonderful music. We never had a guests (especially a very young one) playing a violin....it was breathtaking hearing you. Thanks for your beautiful review. I did share it with all the staff and we all loved it. We hope to host you again. Please regards your parents as well. Ciao Fausto,...

Sedona, Arizona
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Wonderful owners, beautiful scenery, great food, accommodation options available, lovely pool and sunning area, nicely located for day trips. Very good winery tour on site. Beautifully restored old stone edifices.

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F7M6, Proprietario at Agriturismo Guardastelle, responded to this review

Dear Paul, Your review was very unexpected....so double appreciated! Many thanks for your compliments, I hope you'll have the chance to visit us again and try the cooking class. Grazie! Fausto and Susanna

Birmingham, Alabama
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We could have spent a whole week here! Very clean and well maintained. I loved that we could walk down the dirt road to dinner in San Gimignano. We took some breathtaking pictures on the way to dinner in vineyards. Highly recommend!

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F7M6, Proprietario at Agriturismo Guardastelle, responded to this review

Dear "Patti A", thank you very much for your visit and to have shared the experience with this review. I wish you to come back and stay longer and try our wine tour and cooking class. A very good time to visit us also October or April, off season to avoid the crowd you surely find around in the summer...

Chagrin Falls, Ohio
Reviewed 13 January 2017

This place is pure perfection. Fausto is such a wonderful host, our room was spacious and comfortable and the setting is idyllic. A beautiful, rigorous walk gets you to the entrance gate to San Gimignano or it is an easy drive to Florence or Siena. Make sure you book the wine tour and try the wonderful food, wine and olive...

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F7M6, Proprietario at Agriturismo Guardastelle, responded to this review

Dear "John O", ....we definitely need more guests (and review) like you! We appreciate all your compliments and hope you can come visit us again to try the cooking class, easy and simple but with typical recipes from our families. Thanks for now! Fausto and Susanna

Reviewed 6 January 2017

We chose to stay in one of the stand-alone apartments instead of one of the rooms in the main house, and it was lovely. Clean, comfortable, and cozy with a well-equipped kitchen. Great water pressure in the shower. The morning breakfast can be enjoyed inside or out, overlooking the Vineyard, the olive trees, the rosemary bushes, and the pomegranite trees....

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F7M6, Proprietario at Agriturismo Guardastelle, responded to this review

Dear "Tina T", I wish you can come again to stay longer! It seems you did already everything so....you'll enjoy the swimming pool and relax....and keep try our wines and new recipes!! Thank you very much for your visit and the beautiful review. Take care Fausto and Susanna

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Right from when we arrived the views over the classic Tuscan countryside from all parts of the property set me up in a great frame of mind. The place is not that easy to find but that means it is very quiet and relaxing. There is about a 1k walk into San Gimignano up a dirt road that probably existed...

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F7M6, Proprietario at Agriturismo Guardastelle, responded to this review

Dear "Arr-Jimlad", many many thanks for your visit and this beautiful review. The all property is pretty old (a few centuries) but renovated about 10 years ago, the dirt road was the ancient way to bring people and crusaders to San Gimignano. No soldiers and crusaders in these sta (thanks God!!) but only nice guests like you! Thanks to have...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Agriturismo is a working farm with accomodation. A farm stay! You'll be welcome by the owners in a rustic and typical Tuscan style rennovated house. We're at only 1 km away from San Gimignano, Tuscany. Wine tour and taste of our own products. Cooking lessons for guests. Come to visit us, we are waiting you!! Fausto & Susanna ... more   less 

Additional Information about Agriturismo Guardastelle

Address: Localita Sovestro, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > San Gimignano
Price Range: $138 - $208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
Also Known As:
Agriturismo Guardastelle Hotel San Gimignano
Agriturismo Guardastelle San Gimignano, Italy - Tuscany
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