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La Capanna di Sovestro

Localita Sovestro 29, 53037 San Gimignano, Italy
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Nova Gorica, Slovenia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

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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Madrid
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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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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Auckland, New Zealand
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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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Boulder, Colorado
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I stayed at La Capanna di Sovestro last November because of great reviews on this website and on Airbnb. The price seemed fair although I was a bit put off by the heater surcharge - feels as having decent heat should be included in the cost of the rental. We were originally supposed to stay there for four nights, but... More

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damianofulceri, Direttore at La Capanna di Sovestro, responded to this review

Dear customer, I would not dwell too much with people, like you and your friend, who forced me to pay you back for no reason or you would have written the worst of the worst ... In Italy this offense where a person compels another to do or not to do something to benefit from it, it's called extortion. I... More

Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We had a wonderful time at La Capanna di Sovestro. The apartment was very comfortable and our hosts, Damiano and his lovely parents, were very welcoming, friendly and helpful. The location was excellent and the terrace and garden beautiful. We hope to return one day. Thank you.

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Overall great time at la campanna. The hosts are an old married Italian couple whom we loved. However when we booked through airbnb no one mentioned that's who would be taking care of us during our stay. Communicating was very difficult. We expected to see Damiano the person with the airbnb profile with whom we were communicating. Other than that... More

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Address: Localita Sovestro 29, 53037 San Gimignano, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > San Gimignano
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Number of rooms: 2
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