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Hotel L'Antico Pozzo

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via San Matteo 87, 53073 San Gimignano, Italy
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Ranked #8 of 32 hotels in San Gimignano
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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Tampa, Florida
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed in room 14 with our twin boys. The room was magnificent- high celings, magnifcent decor and situated on the 2nd floor with windows opening to the street.Beautiful linens and every detail taken care of. Breakfast was great with many choices, however the addition of a protein, boiled eggs or cold cuts will make it perfect! The hotel arranged... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and 6 year old spent 3 nights at this old world but small hotel our triple room was spacious and airy, wifi worked ok, nice outdoor setting for breakfast. Locations is unbeatable. right in the centre with lots of shops and restaurants nearby. The front desk is very very helpful and made us welcome and gave good advise.... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

San Gimignano is a beautiful medieval hilltop town in the rolling Tuscan countryside. I knew it was famous but didn't realise until i got there just how much of a tourist mecca this world heritage listed place is. The hotel L'Antico Pozzo was a perfect place to stay, I was very lucky to be able to book a room at... More

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emanuele-sang, Owner at Hotel L'Antico Pozzo, responded to this review

Dear Anna, thank you for recommending us to all travellers planning to come to San Gimignano and for your lovely review which elegantly describes what all Guest should expect by choosing L'Antico Pozzo for their stay. We are delighted that you have enjoyed the historical authenticity of the building and it was the perfect base for your visit to San... More

Houston, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel location is fantastic. We went back and forth between staying somewhere outside the walled town where you would get beautiful views and staying in the town. We are so happy we opted for inside the town. The roads are narrow, winding and up and down; we did not want to drive at night. The town comes alive after... More

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emanuele-sang, Owner at Hotel L'Antico Pozzo, responded to this review

Dear Erica, it is a real pleasure to be choosen for your first review on Tripadvisor and read your wonderful comments, thank you for sharing your lovely experience at L'Antico Pozzo! I enjoyed reading your "picture" of San Gimignano and I agree with you about staying within the city walls to capture the magic of this amazing place. L'Antico Pozzo... More

New York City, New York
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In previous trips to San Gimignano, we never stayed overnight. What a treat to enjoy the evening in the center of this most charming town. Arriving to a warm welcome, we were then shown to o spacious and charming room. When we asked to visit friends nearby, a car and driver were arranged quickly and efficiently. Claudio, the hotel's driver,... More

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emanuele-sang, Proprietario at Hotel L'Antico Pozzo, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review, we are very happy to read that you chose to stay for the night in San Gimignano and L'Antico Pozzo has proved to be perfect choice to enjoy our charming town! We will share your kind comments with Claudio who always gets great comments from our Guests for his professionalism and friendliness. Thanks for... More

2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice hotel downtown but in a calm area. Friendly welcome with all assistance you may expect. Cute yard for drinks and breakfast. Perfect hotel to combine relax and visiting San Gimignano.We certainly will book again when planning to visit the Region.

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emanuele-sang, Owner at Hotel L'Antico Pozzo, responded to this review

Dear Eike, I'm very happy that you truly enjoyed your stay with us, especially our courtyard and the overall relaxing atmosphere. Thanks for being our guest. Warm regards Emanuele Marro More

Malmo, Sweden
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

+ Great location, near parking and right in the center of the village. Staff was very helpful and friendly! Breakfast was good and they made very good cappuccinos. Nice inner court yard where breakfast was served - Bed was hard and AC was a bit noisy so it was hard to get a good nights sleep. AC was also leaking... More

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emanuele-sang, Proprietario at Hotel L'Antico Pozzo, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback regarding your recent stay at L'Antico Pozzo It was a pleasure to read you found the hotel lovely and how our friendly staff appeared eager to please and it is always unfortunate to read when a air conditioning unit has a negative influence on the quality of one of our... More

Malton, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfect position in the heart of the old town. Loved waking early in such an elegant medieval building hearing the town come to life. Simple rooms.... some with frescos....some with four posters. Gorgeous inner court yard for breakfast. We knew access would not be easy - highly recommend visiting the hotel web site where you can watch a video of... More

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emanuele-sang, Owner at Hotel L'Antico Pozzo, responded to this review

Greetings Leonnie, Thank you very much to provide us with your feedback on Trip Advisor. We are much pleased to hear that you had such a memorable experience at L'Antico Pozzo on our San Gimignano stay! We also thank you for suggesting to watch our "how to drive" video to get easily to the hotel We hope to welcome you... More

Lafayette, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the pleasure of staying 3 nights in May, at this family owned hotel. It was recommended in Karen Browns book,(now out of publication), and it was spot on. Having breakfast (included in the price) in the enclosed garden puts you in the right frame of mind for the whole day. In the afternoon or early evening, jump across the... More

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emanuele-sang, Owner at Hotel L'Antico Pozzo, responded to this review

Dear Ed, it is such a pleasure to know that your experience with us was fantastic and that L'Antico Pozzo has been your "home" for happy days in San Gimignano! Thank you very much for sharing with other travelers your review, we look forward to see you again home.. Warm regards Emanuele Marro More

14 reviews 14 reviews
13 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Getting to the hotel was quite an experience. We had not been to San Gimignano before and had no idea that there was no parking at the hotel. It also didn't help that it was Republica Day -- a national holiday -- and the city was overrun with people! We used our GPS and it directed us to the hotel,... More

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emanuele-sang, Owner at Hotel L'Antico Pozzo, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind compliments and feedback on your most recent stay with us although we are sorry for the difficulties experienced to get to the hotel. We recommend all our guests to follow our instructions received by email and displayed on our website which, unfortunately, are not shown on the websites of the big online agencies. We thank... More

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Address: Via San Matteo 87, 53073 San Gimignano, Italy
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Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > San Gimignano
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel L'Antico Pozzo 3*
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The stylish hotel in San Gimignano. Located in a superbly renovated historic building within the ancient walls of the medieval town, L’Antico Pozzo is the perfect backdrop for art lovers and travelers looking for sober and refined elegance. The peaceful and inspiring atmosphere of the hotel reflects the incomparable charm of the town that surrounds it. ... more   less 
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