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Villa Alba

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Dante No15, 53037 San Gimignano, Italy
Villa Alba
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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
    5 of 5 stars
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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Villa Alba has a lot of charm... a small property in a beautiful setting with a garden and pool, is quiet, clean, relaxing, safe, an enjoyable and close walk to the old city of San Gimignano and has helpful and relaxed owners/staff. We felt really at home there and it was the perfect base for us to explore the different... More 

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Perth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So glad we stayed here. Very relaxed and ideal location close to village, although you need to mindful its uphill walk going there (5 mins)! We were simply after a base from which to explore surrounding area. Everything about the property exceeded our expectations. Its has got a lot of character which is the result of the owners hard work.... More 

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Stuttgart, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Villa Alba is a wonderful B&B accommodation in San Gimignano. The bedrooms are very comfortable and tasty furnished. They are tidy and have a nice view on the garden. The breakfast is abundant and delicious: homemade cakes, cookies and jam (like those from the “grandmother”) and also tasty Pecorino-cheese and flavorsome ham. All the best for a good start in... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

Perfect location. 5 min walk to the historic centre. The pool is a bonus. Plenty of sunbeds. Breakfast is lovely and plentiful. Family run business and very friendly. They don't speak a lot of English but the girl who serves breakfast was fluent. the only downside is they don't have air conditioning so we had to leave the windows open... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Villa Alba is a cozy and comfortable place, next to the walls of San Gimignano. Piero and his kind family do everything to provide you a pleasant stay. Comfortable rooms and an amazing breakfast make you feel at home. San Gimignano is one of the most beautiful places in the world, and Villa Alba is your best address in San... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Breakfast was on time every day and nice. Only speaks Italian but we did fine communicating. Rooms are very clean and place is beautiful. Walking distance to San Gimignano. Grocery store right next door. Security gate at night. Beautiful scenery all around. Easy access to small towns around Tuscany.

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Leiden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Nice and charming villa in the lovely village San Gimignano (walking distance), convenient room, friendly and welcoming owners, perfectly situated for day trips in beautiful Tuscany. And a savory breakfast too.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Our stay in Villa Alba was very good. Room are very clean and comfortable, and the place is simply charming. The hosts are very friendly and helpful, and the breakfast is awesome. It's outside the city walls so it has parking, and you can walk to the old city in less than 5 min. Highly recommended.

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pieroarzilli, Proprietario at Villa Alba, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words for Villa Alba. We still wait you , Piero More 

Crested Butte, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

The Villa is gorgeous, the people super friendly (the lady we worked with didn't speak English, but it wasn't a problem at all) and the breakfast was a bigger spread than I expected. Be sure to spend some time relaxing on their beautiful grounds - the photos don't do it justice. Short walk to San Gimignano. The rooms are very... More 

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pieroarzilli, Proprietario at Villa Alba, responded to this review

Thanks of heart for your beautiful words on Villa Alba . We are very happy that you have spent a beautiful vacation in San Gimignano. We hope that you will have a beautiful memory of our earth of Tuscany . Cordially Piero More 

Waalwijk, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

If you search a small, cozy place with a perfect location to relax and to discover Tuscany - this is the place to be! We just loved it! Not to forget the swimming pool which is all you need on a hot summer day... And what shall I say about the staff - lovely people - always helpful, maintaining the... More 

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A thanks of heart for your evaluation of Villa Alba. We are really happy to have had you as your guests and that you spent a beatiful vacation with a good memory of our Tuscany and of our structure. Your judgment is very important for our job, this helps us to improve and to work with pleasure and satisfaction. Thanks... More 

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