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3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Localita Palazzolo, 53011 Castellina In Chianti, Italy
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Podere Palazzolo is more like visiting a private house than an hotel. We were apparently upgraded to our spacious and extensive first floor room with stunning views. The room itself was very comfortable and everything worked well. We had a restful night. Laura the owner and her assistant Sarah (?) were helpful and charming. We were asked in advance... More

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Nelson, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Laura and her staff have found paradise!.... We thoroughly enjoyed our 5 night stay in this idyllic spot with lovely views over Chianti. Our room was more than adequate with queen bed, couch, wardrobe, drawers, bedside cabinets and lamps, minibar/fridge and well appointed en-suite. The walk up the hill into town is a little energetic but if you have a... More

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Brasov, Romania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We stayed at Podere Palazzolo for five days in June. The villa is quite beautiful and the location and view are wonderful. It was exactly what a Tuscan villa should be like. We also liked that it was quiet and remote, perfect for a relaxed holiday. The personnel was friendly and we received a good feedback from them. We did... More

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Warsaw, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

This was a really great place to stay! We had the room no.2 which was a really simple one but it was perfectly clean, nice and with a Tuscan spirit. The view from Podere Palazzolo is breathtaking!!!! There is a nice garden overlooking the beautifull hills and vineyayards of Tuscany. There is a beautifull view of Castellina in Chianti as... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

We stayed at Podere Palazzolo for our wedding anniversary. The B&B is just outside of Castellina which is easily accessible on foot (albeit up a big hill). We really liked the B&B, it is simple accommodation but a lovely house set in a beautiful landscaped garden with lots of spots for sunbathing and reading. The only problem is everything is... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

We took a risk and booked this given the mixed reviews. It's considerably cheaper than a lot of the accommodation locally (€89/night) but I think that's reflected in the facilities. We found our room to be very hot, no air conditioning or fan, small window, no mosquito netting over the window or bed (although apparently this year has been particularly... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

When we arrived to this lovely tuscan countryside cottage we we're amazed by the view of the valley with all the vine. When we entered through the flourishing garden and we're greeted by the owner Laura, it felt like coming home. The garden and the cottage are colorful, happy and harmonic. The typical tuscan food is exraordinary and so is... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013 via mobile

Podere Palzzolo is set in beautiful surroundings, the scenery is truly stunning. We stayed here for five nights in June and overall had a lovely time. We found the staff to be somewhat overbearing, so if you like doing your own thing this probably isn't the place for you. The food in the evening is lovely, however the breakfast is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

The weather was mainly cold and wet for our weeks stay, but it was warmed by the hospitality at Podere Palazzolo. The staff are all nice and helpful and the food for breakfast and dinner was delicious. The view of the hills is great. Thank you Laura for making our stay in Tuscany so special.

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

This is a fantastic place. The location is just outside Castellina in Chianti and the surrounding countryside is breath-taking. In the evening we would sit in the gardens and sip our wine. The staff is extremely friendly and everyone seems determined to make your stay as memorable as possible. After our arrival we were told that Superior room was available... More

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Address: Localita Palazzolo, 53011 Castellina In Chianti, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > Castellina In Chianti
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Hotel Class:3 star — Podere Palazzolo 3*
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An old farmhouse, harmoniously situated in the traditional and magical frame of the Chianti hills, 1 km from Castellina in Chianti, in the heart of Tuscany... the ideal place for discovering the enchantment of Siena, the suggestive charm of Florence, the towers of S. Gimignano, the Etruscan Volterra, Pisa and the sea.13 Lovely double bedrooms with private bathroom and a beautiful view on the landscape.All the bedrooms have old ceiling stones and the typical Tuscan terracotta floors. The whole property is surrounded by a park, as well as the swimming-pool too is encircled by the greenery, perfectly fitted in the surrounding background. From the swimming-pool set you may enjoy a fascinating view on the Chianti hills ... more   less 
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