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La Capanna di Sovestro

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Localita Sovestro 29, 53037 San Gimignano, Italy
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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Vancouver, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

My wife and I stayed at La Capanna di Sovestro in the upper room. The place was a little hard to find initially. It's just down the street from the "Hotel Sovestro" and we made the mistake of going there first. We were welcomed by a nice lady who spoke no English (which is fine, we are in Italy after... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

Very nice room, quiet location and a beautiful stroll towards San Gimignano through the Tuscan vineyards. The owners were so nice, they really went out of their way to accommodate me and make sure I was comfortable.

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Le Havre, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

This guesthouse was in the middle of the most beautiful Tuscany. My mom and I were very happy to stay there and discover the wonders of the vineyards around in the morning. Damiano and his father were very friendly and helpful, and the mama's torta very tasty! Thank you!

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Nova Gorica, Slovenia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Lovely furnished, spacious rooms in a superb countryside setting. Great terrace for relaxing. Delicious homemade breakfast with apple cake. Amenities include free wi-fi and parking place. Within walking distance of the stunning village of San Gimignano.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

At arrival we had a free parkingspace and were greated by Bruno and his wife (Damiano's parents). We were shown to our little guesthouse next to the family's home. It is big enough for two people to stay comfortably. Bathroom spacious and has everything you need from plenty of towels to soaps. There's a little patio surounded by trees, loads... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We have just come back from a week vacation in la Capanna di Sovestro and must say it has been a great pleasure getting to meet Damiano, Bruno and Mari Estella. The room and bathroom have all the necessary for you to feel very confortable. The house is within walking distance (20 min) from San Gimignano, one of the most... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I had the opportunity and the pleasure to spend some days at La capanna di Sovestro this summer. It was the first time for me in San Gimignano. The accommodation is a wonderfully small farmhouse, recently restored by saving all the old traditional parts in stone and wood. The house lays down on a typical Tuscany hill and surrounded by... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We stayed in the self contained cottage at La Capanna di Sovestro, with a fully equipped kitchen, separate bathroom, large combined lounge/bedroom overlooking a lovely garden patio. It was a highlight of our stay in Italy and I really enjoyed the conversations with Damiano and his mum and dad (in Italian). Damiano speaks good English as well. His parents are... More 

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Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We stayed here for 5 days and could not have been happier with our choice.The apartment was awesome, large and comfortable. The beautiful old town is very close to the residence. Damiano and his parents were very welcoming. Thank you very much.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

This place is in the countryside near San Gimignano surrounded by vineyards. The property has numerous flower and fruit bearing trees which we were encouraged to eat straight from the trees. And boy, those fruits are sweet!!! They even raise chickens and ducks in the back which are watched over by a brave dog named Leelo. It is run by... More 

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