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Locanda Il Fornello

3.0 of 5
Forrone 1 - Marginone, 55010 Altopascio, Italy
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Ranked #2 of 4 Altopascio B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cumbria
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Have just spent two nights with my partner at Locanda Il Fornello as part of a Tuscany tour. Room and bed very comfortable and absolutely spotless but what made it for us were the people who ran the hotel. Nothing was to much trouble, from supplying gluten free bread and biscuits for my partner, advising us on the best local... More 

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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

This lovely property had been run by a Dutch couple for many years before the current Italian management took it over. They still accomodate many Dutch but we were actually the first Irish people to stay there. Its a traditional old Italian farmhouse set amongst a vineyard on the outskirts of Altopascio. The pool is kept very clean and there... More 

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Netherlands
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

just back from our holiday. We had a great time with a great service. Breakfast was very good with every day a surprise, like a quiche or a selfmade cake, different bread and tastefull cappucinos. Its close by a lot of things. Rooms were cleaned every day and there were towels for the pool, the served drinks with fruits from... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2011

The new Dutch proprietors took over this B&B around the beginning of June 2011 but are already more than capable of giving everyone a great stay. This is a good B&B with a large appartment too, if you wished to do your own catering. There is also an excellent restaurant (we ate there twice) adjacent to the garden. The swimming... More 

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Aalst, Belgium
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7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2010

ROOMS: no luxury, but good bed, very good shower and clean room SERVICE: very kind service from host Bart and his wife Valeria and their daughter Michelle + breakfast + little bar when you want to drink + clean towels + very nice swimmingpool and seats + in Montecarlo (2 miles) very good restaurant Enoteca Antica Dimora Patricia Kortom we... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2009

New owners had just taken over this small hotel. They have a lot of work in front of them, but the two delightful owners from Holland (she speaks 6 languages) seem up to the challenge, with their little dog Flip too. The mattress in our room was horrible. I didn't sleep in the three nights I was there. The owners... More 

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