We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Albergo San Lorenzo

Piazza Rossetti 6, 12051 Alba, Italy
Hotel amenities
Albergo San Lorenzo
Best prices for: 1 room 1 guest
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 3 more sites!
Ranked #8 of 10 Hotels in Alba
A recent review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014
Rodrigo Z
Write a Review

74 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    13
    31
    21
    5
    4
See reviews for
9
41
2
12
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (6)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (74)
  • Mar-May only
    (16)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (13)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (29)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (16)
All months
Top Contributor
110 reviews 110 reviews
11 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

One of the the best locations in Alba. Simple interior but convenient. Parking available and good enough breakfast. One can walk to the cathedral, restaurants, enotecas, truffes fair and other local attractions. I recommend.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Combloux, France
Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
62 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

A most pleasant welcome by email before we arrived and in person when we arrived. Room was large and comfortable. Free parking in the courtyard. A nice breakfast, served with cheerfulness. A room overlooking the courtyard would have been preferable, but our booking was last minute and so no choice.

Was this review helpful? Yes
North Little Rock, Arkansas
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

I will say that the hotel is conveniently located. It is an easy walk to the restaurants, bars, museum and shopping. That is worth something, The hotel has a lovely courtyard where you can enjoy your breakfast or a drink. Another plus. The staff is very nice and friendly. The breakfast bar is small with a selection of mostly pastries... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
6 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We went there to see a concert and we fell in love with Alba and this sweet Albergo. We felt like we were staying with a family. That's the way we felt every day we get up in the morning and every time we came back to the "house". Rooms are small and the showers are very very smal but... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Houston, Texas
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
13 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

My wife selected this small hotel with friendly, helpful service and great breakfasts (in the associated, street level pasticceria below). Francesca and Valentina were extremely helpful in suggesting local restaurants, sites to visit, arranging for a winery tour in the famous village of Barolo, and assisting with transportation for our several day trips to Torino, Asti and Barolo. They were... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Top Contributor
122 reviews 122 reviews
18 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

Stayed here for 2 nights. Its right in the centre behind the main church and square. Walking distance to all the shops, restaurants and bars. Breakfast is simple but good, treats are produced in the cafe downstairs. Pastries are great. Room is simple but good. No english channels on tv. Bathroom really needs attention and thats why its not a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Portland, Oregon
Top Contributor
149 reviews 149 reviews
15 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

From the minute we checked into the Albergo San Lorenzo in Alba, we felt as welcome as if we were staying with family--but in a fascinating medieval town with incredible food, exciting festivals just outside our door, and stunningly beautiful landscapes of vineyards and hilltop castles 5 minutes away by car. The rooms are simple but very comfortable, perfectly situated... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
London/Surrey
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

Great little hotel right in the historic centre of Alba. Friendly knowledgeable staff who give expert recommendations on food (Osteria del'Arco if you can get in is fabulous for truffle pasta and Barolo veal and a superb wine list - our 2004 Barolo was to die for!) Comfortable quiet rooms, a nice breakfast in a private area of the coffee... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013 via mobile

This modest Albergo is a block away from the Duomo and within walking distance of all the major shopping, sights and restaurants in Alba. They have on site parking which is a major plus. The young ladies who work the reception desk are lovely and extremely helpful in offering advice and suggestions for local restaurants. It is a small B&B... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Torino
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

The hotel is simple but nice. Advantage: it is right in the old town and it is connected to a cafeteria and pastry shop where breakfast is served, which is therefore really nice (Italian style - cappuccino and some pastry). Disadvantage: the central room of the first hotel floor is also used as "baby parking" and therefore on weekdays it... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

28 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (6)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (1)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (3)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (22)
Viewed
Room/suite (7)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (8)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (6)
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check In Check Out Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay