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Podere Sant'Elena

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 July 2015

This local family owned B&B situated outside the town has incredible views of the Towers of San Gimignano. The sunsets are spectacular. The rooms are modern and beautifully kept. The pool is large and a delightful place to retreat to after a day of sightseeing. The grounds are beautifully kept. This is a delightful place to stay for a few...

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2Thank Jane G
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 July 2015

We stayed for a week in this lovely B&B. Our hosts Barbara & Elaine could not be more helpful. The room was quite spacious with an em-suite shower room. Everything was immaculately clean and well presented. We had a great view of the pool area. Breakfast set you up for the day, with a very wide selection of different foods....

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2Thank Alan B
Budapest
Reviewed 15 July 2015

This is a perfect location for exploring the neighbourhood, especially San Gimignano. The breakfast is nice, you can have it inside and outside. Parking is safe and the staff attitude is very nice. if you have any concerns or questions, they help you. I will never forget their hospitality and the view from my room overlooking the “ancient Manhattan”! :-)...

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3Thank OZS969
Reviewed 12 July 2015

We returned yesterday from a nine night stay and I could have stayed so much longer. The location is wonderful and the accommodation clean and comfortable and the views amazing. For the staff nothing was too much trouble and they were all lovely and so friendly we felt so welcome. The home made pastries are delicious and to sit in...

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2Thank Helen N
Reviewed 24 June 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights in June 2015. Very reasonable price for a beautiful location - fantastic views over San gimignano. Lovely pool (a little cold though) and a great wee pizzeria down the lane. San gimignano is about a twenty minute walk - downhill then up and most pleasant. Friendly, helpful staff. Basic breakfast and good sized, but...

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 15 June 2015

Excellent location, close to San Gimignano but on a quiet hillside, with a view of the entire city across the valley. Pool was refreshing in the heat and very clean, with nice landscaping. Large, clean room with a lovely bathroom. You can eat the plentiful breakfast outside with a gorgeous view or in the breakfast room. The city is a...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 19 October 2014

It was altogether a very pleasant experience. Located in the midst of vineyards and olive plantations and an uninterrupted view of San Gimignano. Staff extremely helpful and pleasant. Good breakfast. Wonderful place in typical Tuscany The breakfast room can be a bit of a challenge at times because of its small size, but fun, however, there is the option to...

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1Thank manbley
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 19 October 2014

A charming B&B in the quintessential Tuscan countryside. Our room had the most incredible view of San Gimignano - one you could never tire of ... Beautiful in the setting sun and stunning at sunrise... The breakfasts are the best we had during our 3 weeks in Italy. The family runs a bakery in town and serve their tasty breads,...

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2Thank Vista888
Reviewed 24 September 2014

Fantastic location on a hill amongst vineyards and olive groves, this gem of a guest house offers superb vistas of San Gimignano and surrounds. The facilities are excellent and our freshly produces breakfast included omelette and a selection of fresh pastries from our hosts bakery. Staff are lovely. Highly recommend a stay . We are here for 3 nights.

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1Thank Micksims
Reviewed 13 September 2014 via mobile

Beautiful B&B. Very friendly & helpful staff! Very close to San Gimignano, within walking distance. Incredable views all round. Big, clean pool overlooking the valley. Very clean rooms with bathrooms & great breakfast! Safe parking...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Colonial house, fully rebuilt, respecting the original Tuscan architectural lines and antique traditions. Panoramic view over San Gimignano and its tower. Characteristic furnishing with terracotta floors and wooden ceiling-beams. The rooms, as well as being surrounded by the beautiful Tuscan countryside, are sound proofed and fitted with satellite TV and bathroom with shower, air conditioning and telephone. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Podere Sant'Elena

Address: Localita Racciano 42/A, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > San Gimignano
Price Range: $151 - $213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“ask for a room with a view”
LCrissman, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“My room was on the second floor and had a great view of San Gim and the vineyards.”
gwiggins, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask with room of San Gimignano”
56Don, 1 Jun 2016 | Read review
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TamsinR66, 2 May 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a view of the town although our view of the pool was fine”
AlanB973, 22 Jul 2015 | Read review
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