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Il Barlanzone

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Via Ricasoli 33, 53024 Montalcino, Italy
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The highlight of our visit to Tuscany! The sunsets from the top floor balcony as we sat and sipped exquisite wine from the shop below us were amazing. Views to the Fortress, and out over the horizon as well as up to the village were a great backdrop for brunch on the balcony. Yes we did wander down to local... More 

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Lincolnshire, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We stayed here three days in September (Room 1). Room 1 is on the first floor (2nd floor if you're North American) and is large and faces the front (very little street noise as it's primarily pedestrian-only). Nice room, very clean, good mattress, very decent bathroom. Everything seemed newly done. Simone was very helpful, as were the others in the... More 

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Akron, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Simone was a great host, and was very helpful making reservations and recommendations. The room was simple, great for the price. Location was nice, with a view of the fort and a 5 minute walk to city center. Very European (i.e. small) shower and the bed wasn't overly comfortable, but we would stay there again regardless.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We stayed 6 nights in the apartment on the top floor of Il Barlanzone. What a wonderful way to enjoy all that Montalcino, and the rest of this area of Tuscany, has to offer. Having such an outdoor space such as the terrace this apartment provides adds so much more than a room in any hotel. Having the extra space... More 

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Miami, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Simone the owner is a great host. Prior to our arrival to Montalcino we communicated via email and since it was low season we arranged to meet at his hotel by 5pm. He was there on time. Showed us the parking lot which is conveniently located (half a block from the property) and gave us really good suggestions on places... More 

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Newport News, Virginia, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Simone s energetic & helpful 3rd floor room has view of fortezza nice bed & towels overlooking the street shops below Montalcino a walking village virtually no auto traffic Entotecas share Brunellos w smiles

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scotland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

We booked a double room and it was only around 80 euros including free parking so that was great. The room was basic, we found the beds too soft but that's just our taste. The room and bathroom were clean but the pressure in the bathroom was quite poor. There isn't a check in as such since the rooms are... More 

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Dubai
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

My wife and I were in Montalcino last week end to attend our dear friends' wedding (in gorgeous Castello Banfi). We stayed two nights at a small apartment part of Il Barlanzone. The main building is right opposite the Fortress in Montalcino. We stayed just outside the city walls in a very charming flat (living room / kitchen, bedroom and... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This town is like a picture out of a story book and it is the home of great Brunello wines. II Barlanzone is perfectly located, free easy parking and a rustic room that suits the town, no brass and glass here. The room is large, great shower, nice linens and very clean. Loved the antique furnishings. Staff were very helpful... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

Okay, in Tuscany Region, the shower was larger than all others during our trip that were at larger and more expensive locations. The room was clean and comfortable! Great location to walk to many attractions, shopping and food! Oh, yah, wine too! We plan to return to the area next year and will stay here again!

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