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Frances' Lodge Relais

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Strada di Valdipugna 2, 53100 Siena, Italy
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This B&B was absolutely first rate. The facilities, stunning location and view, and generosity & hospitality of Frances and Franco were second to none. We would absolutely stay again; in fact, we cannot wait to book our next trip.

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francafrances, Proprietario at Frances' Lodge Relais, responded to this review

Dear Tracykens, thank you so much for your kind words: hope to have you again with soon for a longer stay ! More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We spent 3 nights at Frances' Lodge Relais at the beginning of April 2015 with friends we were meeting up with from France. I spent a lot of time looking for the perfect location to fulfill my lifelong dream of visiting Tuscany and I couldn't have been happier with the outcome. From the moment that Franco and Franca greeted us... More 

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francafrances, Proprietario at Frances' Lodge Relais, responded to this review

Dear INLOVEWITHTUSCANY15, what a pleasure to read your words! ...and what a pleasure you mention at my "special Cake" ! You were the first to sample it. I am keeping making my ( Friendness, Happyiness, Good Luck, Good Health and so on) CAKE, following its cycle of 10 days. Again thanks for your comment ! Hopefully your comment inspires other... More 

Seattle, Washington
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Take a beautiful location, add wonderful accommodations with the two most helpful and kind hosts, and you have Frances' Lodge. My husband and I stayed for five nights during our recent first trip to Italy, and we would return in a heartbeat. It was an excellent central location for touring Tuscany, and Franco and Frances went above and beyond to... More 

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francafrances, Proprietario at Frances' Lodge Relais, responded to this review

Dear Lorna C, Franco and I are really delighted to read your words, and hope they are inspiring new guests. We hope to have you again with us soon More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a wonderful few days here with friends. Francis and Franca were the perfect hosts and could not have been kinder and more helpful. A beautiful and tranquil setting overlooking Siena. A very special place!

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francafrances, Proprietario at Frances' Lodge Relais, responded to this review

Dear Strofs, so nice to hear that you had enjoyed so much your stay with us: it makes us feel so proud to see that we contributed to the success of your Tuscan vacation. Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review! More 

Lone Tree, Colorado
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited and stayed at Frances' Lodge during our yearly summer family vacation. Our hosts Frances and Franco were warm and fantastic! The property has been in Franco's family for many generations and has been renovated to host guests from around the world who wish to experience everything Tuscany. During our stay, we rented a car and toured the region's... More 

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francafrances, Proprietario at Frances' Lodge Relais, responded to this review

Dear Henry T, thank you so much for your very positive review: I hope this is inspiring many future travelers! Franco and I are really happy you have such nice memories about your visit in Tuscany and hope to have you again with us soon. More 

Somerville, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an awesome place! We stayed at Frances Lodge for 3 lovely nights as a base for visiting Siena and Tuscany. I'd highly recommend it to anyone who is in the area and rented a car. The lodge is about 10 minutes outside Siena on a beautiful property. Breakfast was amazing and tranquil (part of the reason why we chose... More 

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francafrances, Proprietario at Frances' Lodge Relais, responded to this review

Dear Audrey L, Franco and I are very happy to read your comment: to have such nice guests lil you were helps a lot! I hope even Ian's memory is the same than yours, and .......hope that the second visit will result in a third visit ! More 

Miami, Florida
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Our recent 4 night stay at Frances Lodge was one of the more memorable in all of our years of travel. The entire place is charming and unique and deserves more time to explore it than we were able to afford. The rooms are decent-sized, well-appointed and the bathroom was sizable by European standards (liquid soap only, so bring a... More 

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francafrances, Proprietario at Frances' Lodge Relais, responded to this review

Dear Richard B, thank for taking the time to write such a positive comment about us and our place. We really appreciate your words and hope they are inspiring many other travelers! Hope to have again with us More 

Los Angeles
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

My husband and I had the pleasure of spending three nights at the gorgeous Frances' Lodge in March. The owners, Frances and Franco, are simply superb. Learning from them about Sienna was one of the true highlights of our vacation!

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francafrances, Proprietario at Frances' Lodge Relais, responded to this review

Dear MorgansinLA, What a nice words about us and your stay with us! Franco and I are very happy you have enjoyed your time with us, and hope to ahem you again with us. More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We have just returned from the amazing Frances Lodge, Siena, and what a wonderful time we had. We were a party of 10, friends, Frances and Franco were so helpful to us from our very first email enquiry to our departure on Saturday....I could go on and on about how wonderful Frances Lodge is but i feel that would spoil... More 

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francafrances, Proprietario at Frances' Lodge Relais, responded to this review

Dear Joanne, it was such a pleasure to have your happy, cheerful, smiling party that we would like to have you with us soon for a longer stay! Thank you for your review: opinion like yours are very important for us, since they give the exact feeling of a stay at Frances' Lodge! More 

Miami
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 via mobile

This converted stable into five rooms is very comfortable, with reading area looking out at a beautiful garden. The lodge is located at the top of a hill with a wonderful view of Siena, a ten minute drive- a car is a must! Franco and Frances couldn't be more helpful or generous with their time. They gave us many wonderful... More 

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francafrances, Proprietario at Frances' Lodge Relais, responded to this review

Dear Fbdiver, many thanks for your very positive comment about your stay with us: we hope this can inspire future travelers ! Hopefully we can have you again with us soon, for a second visit in this part of Italy! More 

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