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Hotel Minerva

3.0 of 5 Via Garibaldi 72, 53100 Siena, Italy
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at Hotel Minerva on a whim and couldn't be happier about the experience. When we arrived the staff was very friendly. The front desk clerk was very happy to recommend a great restaurant just a 10 minute walk from the hotel. The rooms a very quaint and have lots of character. In fact, due to our after dark... More 

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Rome, Italy
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in room 208: beautiful balcony and beautiful view just like the one that you can see in the Tripadvisor pictures. It was clean but the bathroom window did not work so I had to keep the shutters closed. I only stayed for a night so I did not even mention it to the concierge (I would expect they... More 

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Hotel-Minerva S, Direttore at Hotel Minerva, responded to this review

Dear guest, many thanks for your commentary. I'm happy to read that you were satisfied with your stay at Minerva's . Just some clarification to your observations: the heather is centralized, so it's not possible to comand it form the room and during the night it's at minimum, that why in the wardrobe, you always find some blanketts. For the... More 

Tampa, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ok the hotel decor inside is not nice. Quite boring. However, very clean. The rooms are spacey. So the bathrooms. They have a parking garage at 12 euros the night. 10 minute walk to the city. Easy/Easy. Somehow is noisy at night. Need some extras wines. Breakfast is good. Continental breakfast. No eggs any stlye. Hello we do not eat... More 

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Hotel-Minerva S, Direttore at Hotel Minerva, responded to this review

Dear guest, many thanks for your commentary. I'm glad to know that you appreciated the hotel. Just an appoint. we do have eggs, even if only boiled eggs but we have. Best whishews from Hotel Minerva More 

Ljubljana, Slovenia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Good hotel for that price and so near center (700 m to piaza Palio). It is so good that parking is under the hotel. Acros the street is a very good restaurant L'oro di Siena. The stuff in hotel is friendly, inetrnet is working in the room.

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Hotel-Minerva S, Direttore at Hotel Minerva, responded to this review

Dear Jasmina, many thanks for your commentary. I'm glad to read that your stay was ok at Minerva's. I hope you will come back to visit us again in a near fututre. Best regards from Hotel Minerva's. More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We enjoyed our room with terrace and found the price to be reasonable. The staff was not overly friendly nor ver helpful. The location meant we had to walk a great deal and public transportation is very limited. Since my husband has difficulty walking this hotel was not suitable for us. We will not stay here in the future.

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Hotel-Minerva S, Direttore at Hotel Minerva, responded to this review

Dear guest, I'm sorry for the difficulty you had in walking through Siena. But you have to understand that the city is closed to traffic and you have to walk or go by taxi. That's why there are no public buses which drive to the city centre. Kind regards from Hotel Minerva. More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We have stayed here before and particularly like its location a 10/15 minute walk into the historical city and yet with easy access to the surrounding countryside, it also has the benefit of onsite parking. The public areas of the hotel are well cared for and pleasant, however we found our room although clean rather basic and 'run down' compared... More 

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Hotel-Minerva S, Direttore at Hotel Minerva, responded to this review

Dear Alison, thank you for your commentary qand for coming back to visit us once again. On peak time we know that the staff at the bar is in difficulty, but not always it is possible to have a third person there,. In fact in the period you were at the hotel we had a sick person among the maiden... More 

Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Very clean and affordable hotel just close to old city. Rooms are big and clean. All the landmarks are at walkable distance and Siena is a world heritage center. This hotel is just a kilometer away from the railway station which is well connected to Florence, Pisa, Venice and Rome.

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Hotel-Minerva S, Direttore at Hotel Minerva, responded to this review

Dear guest, many thanks for your commentary. We are happy to read that you spent a good time at Minerva's and we hope you will come back to visit us again. All the best from Hotel Minerva. More 

Budapest, Hungary
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11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Good value for money. It is close to downtown. Lots of good restaurants nearby. Our room was very nice (superior) with a large terrace. Every day, replaced the towel. The front desk is always very helpful. I asked for a private car park, first day there was no place in the hotel but I've got a nearby paid parking place... More 

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ROCCO L, Direttore at Hotel Minerva, responded to this review

Dear guest, many thanks for your commentary. I'm happy you enjoyed our hotel. I know that insonorization is one of our weak point, but unfortunately it is not possible to improve the situation because we do not have the public permission to solve definitively the problem. As far as the breakfast room, it is not so big, so when the... More 

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53 reviews 53 reviews
11 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We are just back from Siena and a lot of our enjoyment of this stunning city and region was enhanced by the fact that we had a comfortable, friendly, clean place to retreat to at the end of an exhausting day being tourists! We changed after a night to a room with a view which had a verandah and was... More 

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Hotel-Minerva S, Direttore at Hotel Minerva, responded to this review

Dear guest, many thanks for your nice commentary. I'm happy to know that you enjoyed your stay at Minerva's. I fear I have not understood what you wanted to say about milk: we use only fresh full milk of a local produstor and it is the same milk with wich we do cappiccino that you are saying it's great. In... More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

The hotel is simple and comfortable, around a 10-15 minute walk from the Campo. I was lucky enough to get room 204, which had a truly spectacular view over the city. It was a twin room, but if you're looking for a double, make sure you ask for one with a view - it didn't cost me anything more, I... More 

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Hotel-Minerva S, Direttore at Hotel Minerva, responded to this review

Dear Ais, many thanks for your very nice commentary. we are very pleased that you enjoyed so much your stay at Minerva's. All the standard rooms have the spectacular view you described, only the econimic rooms do not have view, that's why their rate is cheaper. For those who reserved an economic room, when it is possible we always offer... More 

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Address: Via Garibaldi 72, 53100 Siena, Italy
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Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > Siena
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Minerva 3*
Number of rooms: 56
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