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Hotel San Michele

#11 of 22 Hotels in Cortona
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Via Guelfa 15, 52044 Cortona, Italy
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We loved our three-night stay in Cortona. Our family of six was able to fit into two rooms (mom and dad into one room, the four 18+ kids in a two-room, four bed suite). Great views from our room out to the Tuscan countryside. Perfect location in the heart of Cortona. You step our the front door and you are... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our stay in Cortona, thanks in part to the terrific staff at the Hotel San Michele, who took good care of us and our rental car with courtesy, friendliness, and helpfulness. We stayed there for seven nights in April, using it as a base for exploring many of the wonderful hill towns in Tuscany and in nearby Umbria.... More 

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philly
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We stayed here in San Michele last week and it was a fabulous experience. The rooms (we were 3 couples) were beautiful, clean and very comfortable. The front desk helped with every aspect of our stay and we are still talking about the fabulous breakfast!

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

We spent three nights in this wonderful hotel. The location is on a side straight off the main square, with free parking down the hill outside the city wall. The room was comfortable and well-appointed. The service was excellent, and the hotel staff was welcoming and helpful. Breakfast was a treat - great food, a beautiful room and friendly servers.... More 

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lincoln
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Hotel San Michele was our base for visiting Tuscany and we enjoyed it thoroughly. The staff was very friendly and extremely helpful. The hotel itself is formerly a private residence (must have been a huge home) and has lovely old world charm. Our room was spacious, very clean and comfortable and definitely a great, reasonable price. The hotel has a... More 

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Norman
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Stayed here 3 nights, first night in plain hotel room. Upgraded the next two nights to the better rooms.....well worth the price. Beautiful, spacious rooms with balcony overlooking the towns red clay roof tops and the Lake Trasimeno valley.....breath taking! Would definitely stay there again!

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Santa Cruz, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

I must say I really loved this hotel! I booked it last minute during the week of The Assumption. It was my first visit to Cortona after reading all of Frances Mayes wonderful books. The entry is classic 1920 Italy giving this not so worldly American an almost movie like experience. The staff was very welcoming and helpful. My room... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

INSIDE the walled city. A good base for exploring an interesting city. The structure was built in 1400s, on top of an older place. Has been a hotel since perhaps 1900. Grand public spaces upstairs. Decent and quiet rooms on upper levels. Breakfast included was just fine, with cappucinos etc available for asking. Drove here. Car unloading and loading was... More 

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francesca p, Responsabile reception at Hotel San Michele, responded to this review

Dear Guests many thanks for your wonderful report on our Property. I hope to meeting you again and I wish you all the best! see you soon, Francesca More 

Nashville, Tennessee
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We recently stayed at this hotel and would definitely go back to the same hotel when we return. Not only is the hotel quaint and beautiful, but the staff goes above and beyond expectations! Highly recommend this hotel.

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francesca p, Responsabile reception at Hotel San Michele, responded to this review

What can I say? Many thanks for your wonderful report I look forward to meeting you again in our Hotel Sincerely, Francesca More 

Ware, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

What an amazing hotel in an amazing town! This hotel is so welcoming. All the staff are fantastic, so helpful. The building is old and traditional so the rooms are all unique and quite quirky but perfectly comfortable. Breakfast is good. No bar in the evening though. Wireless and bit intermittent. Would love to go back.

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francesca p, Responsabile reception at Hotel San Michele, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We're glad you appreciated the historical tradition and flavour of our Hotel conveniently situated in the very heart of Cortona. We're always trying to improve our wireless internet, simplifying the log-in procedure in a seamless way and having a better signal throughout the palace. We're looking forward to your next stay with us. More 

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