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La Magnolia B&B

via Mordini 63 | cap 55100, 55100 Lucca, Italy
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Ranked #76 of 127 Lucca B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Fantastic location in the heart of Lucca old town (inside walls). Lovely entrance of an old Palazzo with  breakfast served in a quaint outdoor ‎area.  The bedroom has a neat and clean aesthetic as it shows in pictures. Unfortunately, as is case with many Italian lodgings, the threadbare mattress lacked cushioning and support and therefore springs were very evident. The... More

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Den Bosch, The Netherlands
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

I had an excellent stay in La Magnolia during a two-week language course. Clean room with large bathroom, nice breakfast served every morning and in the evening there was always a nice bottle of wine or something else to drink. Mille grazie a Gloria per la sua ospitalità !

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Seattle, Washington, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

Mis dispiace io parlo italiano solamente un po', mai la mia vacanza in Lucca sta al Magnolia B & B molto bene. Gloria e benissimo. I do not know the words in italiano yet. Gloria was helpful and my stay at Magnolia was lovely. Gloria set out a tasty colazione ogni mattina e vino some evenings. My room was tended... More

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Langley City, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

We had wanted to stay within the walls of Lucca. This B&B was affordable and centrally located once we figured out where it was. Although Gloria had offered to meet us, we declined and walked from the train station. It was necessary to use both the directions on line along with a map to find the B&B. This I feel... More

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Santa Barbara, CA
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

As others have written, Gloria is the new owner and she has gone out of her way to make her guests feel comfortable. There were the little extra things that made our stay there nice. For example, during our three weeks in Italy this was the only hotel that had a box of tissue in the bathroom and there was... More

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gloria m, Direttore at La Magnolia B&B, responded to this review
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Grazie. Sono felice che i piccoli gesti di attenzione alla persona siano apprezzati, questo è il mio modo di essere.... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013 via mobile

When I booked in April this looked excellent. Oh how things have changed. It seems Andrea is no longer there and while Gloria the new owner is really trying but she doesn't have a lot to work with. Things look shabby and some things unclean. My friend's outlet in her bathroom did not work but Gloria instantly got someone over... More

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Gentili signori, non sono solita replicare, ma in questo caso due o tre cose devo dirle a rispetto del vero.... More

Southampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

The pictures on the site would lead you to believe that this was an ideal choice. How wrong! We only booked for one night and were glad that we hadn't committed for longer. The rooms were sparse with only a sofa and the bed. The bathroom was equally sparse. There was an old TV that was not working. There were... More

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Sydney, Australia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
20 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2012

I have just stayed at La Magnolia and was very happy with the accommodation. It is in the old part of town within the walled area so you step out the door straight onto the narrow, cobbled streets. The building of this B and B was originally a 1600s palace so it has a great feel to it as you... More

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Seattle, Washington
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12 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2012

We got room 2, I think. On the ground floor right outside the office so it was very quiet with no other guest traffic. The bathroom was ours alone but it was across the hall. We had french doors that opened onto the garden. There is a restaurant on the other side of the back garden but it closes down... More

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33 reviews 33 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2012

Great location. We were a family of 4 adults, in 2 tastefully decorated bedrooms on the ground floor. Andrea, the owner very warm and friendly. He gave us great recommendations for places to visit and eat. He ordered a taxi to take us to the train station. Overall good experience. Breakfast served at Cafe Sol was good (complimentary with voucher).... More

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Address: via Mordini 63 | cap 55100, 55100 Lucca, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Lucca > Lucca
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
La Magnolia welcomes you to the historical centre of Lucca in the garden of the sixteenth century Palazzo Bottini. Located just behind Piazza Anfiteatro and near to the famous Torre Guinigi, it is also close to via Fillungo, the main street in Lucca.La Magnolia has 5 rooms, double and single, which are part of the old Palazzo and are equipped with private bathroom, TV, linen and independent heating. ... more   less 
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