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Ranked #4 of 5 Buonconvento B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Hull,UK
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Stayed at La Ripolina 29/5-3/6/14,you need to get out of the cities to see Tuscany at its best! Laura and her staff make you very welcome and the facilities are excellent. Make sure you check the location as there are no signs from the nearby village of Buenoconvento!

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thanks for the kind words, we look forward to welcoming you again Laura More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

La ripolina is just what you need, amazing location and attention to details. The owners are very friendly and attentive. Breakfast was beautiful, homemade cakes and fresh fruits with a great view. Rooms are nice and cozy. The place is perfect to visit S iena and Montalcino. Nice restaurants in Buonconvento town. Highly reccomended!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

We rented the two apartments on the back of the Abbey for my friends and that was perfect, its location on top of the hill and a 10 minute walk from the main farmhouses meant that we could chat in the courtyard long in to the night without disturbing other guests. I also rented 3 rooms in the main B&B... More

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Manchester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013 via mobile

We are having the most wonderful time here, beautiful, historical and just lovely. A real treasure...a few days in and a few days to go. Thanks so much for the for making Clairs birthday meal fabulous! Laura you and your family are wonderful!

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

In the heart of southern Tuscany, La Ripolina offers rustic farm stay accommodation in easy driving distance to Siena, Montalcino, Cortona, Montepulciano etc. Buonconvento is 1.5kms away and offers some great restaurants, and its own village charm. The property is surrounded by productive crop farms, and beautiful views across the plane and hills. The quiet star-lit summer nights were a... More

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Helden
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2012

We stayed at La Ripolina for 1 week in august 2012. It was a great place from where you can easily visit all the small towns in the Southern Tuscany area. The apartment was spacious and very well equipped. there is a supermarket not to far from La Ripolina where you can get all you need if you would like... More

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Elkins Park, Pa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

We stayed at La Ripolina B&B six years ago, and again in early June 2012 for seven days. We found it just as lovely as it was then, and Signora Cresti just as friendly, helpful, and gracious as she was before. The reason that we chose La Ripolina and Buonconvento is because of its beautiful location ( rolling hills and... More

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Sydney, Australia
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2011

A lovely week in Tuscany at La Ripolina. Our apartment was spacious, clean and very well equipped. Laura the owner was most helpful and even booked bus tickets to Rome for us. We were travellng with my 11 year old niece who loved the pool and playing with the other children. The nearby village of Buonconvento was charming and very... More

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Sydney, Australia
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17 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2011

My parents (mid 60s)and I stayed here for our 'week in Tuscany', to chill and relax midway through our 5 weeks in Italy. It was perfectly located and adequate for a relax. It is also ideally located as a base to visit nearby towns of Montalcino (overrated in our minds), Montepulciano(loved it!!!), Pienza (LOVED it more) and even Sant' Antimo.... More

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Los Gatos, California
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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2010

Stayed at La Ripolina for 2 nights in October. The owner, Laura, speaks English and is helpful if you need advice for restaurants or even booking future accommodations for your trip. (She did this for a couple who were also staying there.) La Ripolina has both apartments and b&b accommodations so something for whatever you need. Breakfast was good with... More

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Address: Buonconvento, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > Buonconvento
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La Ripolina is situated in the heart of the "Crete Senesi" (Sienese Clay Hills) about 25 km from Siena. It is close to Montalcino, land of the famous Brunello wine, and is surrounded by 100 ha of vineyards and grain cultivations. These charming hills make the countryside unique and ever so beautiful in all seasons. This area is full of history, with its ancient stones and red brick walls, and therefore is a special place for physical and mental relaxation. ... more   less 
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