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Il Paluffo - Main House B&B

Via Citerna, 144, 50052 Certaldo, Italy
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Veksoe, Denmark
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Just outside Fiano and down the dirt road in the midst of wine and olive fields is where you might be so lucky to find Il Paluffo and your most memorable accommodation in Tuscany. The buildings are well preserved and charming, and the entire place so full of history, which will be generously shared with you when welcomed. The double... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014 via mobile

We spent three nights at Il Paluffo and wished we had planned to stay longer. The property is absolutely beautiful. The building is unique with its history and charm. The rooms are even better than the pictures show. Federica was an amazing hostess and the lady who looks after the breakfast was fantastic. The views from the terrace are breathtaking.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

wonderful place, the cooking class with Rosanna was a great family experience,well maintained facility, Frederica and Liana were very nice and helpful. We stayed at the Torre House which was great for a family of five. (lots of stairs) The only downside - tons of mosquitos

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Alexandria, Virginia
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60 hotel reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We stayed in the Liberty Room at Il Paluffo for one night in Sep 2014 for a wedding nearby and loved every minute of it. The staff is welcoming and professional, and the accommodations are clean, beautiful, and well cared for. It reminded us of a cozy hunting lodge. The hotel offers maps with two different hikes around the area,... More

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Milan, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We decided to stop at Il Paluffo for three nights, Sep. '14. Great experience, the resort is in the heart of Chianti valley, within an extremely quiet surrounding. The right place to be if you are looking for an exclusive time of relax, chill out and cultural / historical discovery of Tuscany. We lodged in the Yellow Room as well... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at Il Paluffo as part of our honeymoon. The location in the Tuscan countryside is great, the views of the hills are outstanding. The villa itself and swimming pool are also beautiful. We recommend the pasta lesson and wine tasting lesson! The service was excellent. Bring cash in case you want to buy any wine, olive oil etc... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We stayed in the fabulous Torre house for a week and loved it. It was so tranquil with beautiful views across the Tuscan hills. Perfect for a family. Pool lovely but need trips to beach (about an hour away) for children. Great location for visiting all the famous towns of Tuscany. Very helpful and friendly hosts that make you feel... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Beautiful gardens, unique pool with unbelievable views, delightfully comfortable beds and a tastefully decorated mix of original and modern. Stayed here a while ago for our wedding and this place has obviously made an impression, as it's still on my mind! Me and my husband can't wait to return!

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

This place is very recommmendable, if you want a quite hide away and a perfectstarting point to visit the highlights of Touristic Tuscany. The breakfast is lovely and can bebooked on top offf a self catering appartment. In summer a B&B room will probably be just as nice as the weatheer will make you live outdoors or make you chill... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014 via mobile

Everything was beautiful .... beautiful house ....in fact a small castle which dates from the fifteenth century ... my ronantic room with a beautiful view... a lovely garden and a natural swimming pool with pure spring water ... every tasty breakfast in the sunny calm morning in the heart of Tuscany ... fantastic olive oil and good wine ... beautiful... More

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Address: Via Citerna, 144, 50052 Certaldo, Italy
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Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Certaldo
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Number of rooms: 4
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