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Hotel San Michele

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Guelfa 15, 52044 Cortona, Italy
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Ranked #7 of 22 hotels in Cortona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Sue N Renton, Washington, United States
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Renton, Washington, United States
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

our family of 4 ( 2 early 20's children) stayed here in early july 2014 for 4 nights and we totally enjoyed our stay, the room was huge 2 separate areas , ( a real plus) . The hotel was like being in a palace , lots of opens areas inside and out to relax so as to not always... More

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Mountain Lakes, New Jersey
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The staff of this hotel were excellent. We were initially given a room next to the elevator, which we realized very quickly was going to be very noisy, as you could hear other guests rolling luggage and talking. I went downstairs and talked to Matteo, who immediately and without a second of hesitation, contacted the bellman, Sajid, and we switched... More

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Hong Kong, China
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in this hotel while attending a friend's wedding. The hospitality of this hotel is excellent. Staff were very friendly and helpful, we were checked in quickly and shown to the room. This hotel was a bit like a maze for first time visitor like me. Room was cozy, spacious and comfortable; bathroom was clean and had basic amenities. Breakfast... More

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New York City, New York
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43 reviews 43 reviews
17 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel understands hospitality. I was given an extra large room with a magnificent view of the countryside. As a solo traveler I really appreciate this. The bathroom was marvelous with a large tub on a pedestal. I took a relaxing bath with soothing bath salts and olive oil soap, all products plus cozy slippers, provided by the hotel. It... More

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The parlor rooms and balconies in this hotel are large and full of grandeur. We have stayed at this hotel four times (four different years). Apparently it is an old convent. The rooms are unique (each one is different) and have windows that open to incredible views of the Tuscan hills. The air-conditioning works well. Our room had a huge... More

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Hove, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel for 3 nights the beginning of July, in the lovely walled town of Cortona. Upon arrival we were greeted and checked in quickly, the car parked in the garage and shown to our room. The room itself was very rustic, comfortable bed and lovely bathroom. We were surprised how quiet it was. There was no... More

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Sun Valley, Idaho
19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We stayed here for two nights in June arriving after a very long flight and a drive from Rome. Approaching the hotel on the narrow Cortona streets was really exciting, and we couldn't believe that the hotel was able to park our car, just across the street. What an introduction to Italy. Our room, on the top floor, with the... More

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Deal, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

This hotel, which was close to the centre of Catona, was a delight. The staff couldn't have been more helpful. The room was extremely comfortable and elegant with a lovely view over the roofs of the town. Breakfast was great and set one up for the rigours of walking the streets of this outstanding walled town.

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Dallas, Texas, Usa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

This was my second visit and stay at Hotel San Michele in Cortona. Undoubtedly the best experience anyone could have!! The staff, Francesca, Mateo, Daniel, and Sajid as well as all the others who work at this fabulous Hotel, go out of their way to make your stay there the best you could possibly hope for. It is beautiful, the... More

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McLean, Virginia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

My wife and I lived in Italy and Sicily for five and a half years but that was a long time ago and we always wanted to return for a visit. We had the opportunity to return in May 2014 with our friends and wanted to show them something special. I contacted my friend Sybil Haynes of Dolce Vita Adventures... More

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Address: Via Guelfa 15, 52044 Cortona, Italy
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Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Arezzo > Cortona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel San Michele 4*
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#7 Luxury Hotel in Cortona #9 Romantic Hotel in Cortona
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Hotel San Michele is located in the historical heart of Cortona. Born out of a restoration of a renaissance palace, it is listed as national monument and host a 15th century fresco (Masaccio school). Restored with taste, the hotel offers classic, superior, junior suite as well as suites , all equipped with moden comforts. Air conditioning, private bathroom, elevator and covered garage. Massages, cooking classes and tours are available on request. ... more   less 
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