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Agriturismo Il Macchione

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Loc. Il Macchione | S.P.71 per Trequanda, 53026 Pienza, Italy
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    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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Montreal, Canada
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72 reviews 72 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been to Il Macchione for 6 nights with my wife and have been very satisfied. The place is clean and sufficiently equipped to do cooking and spare us some restaurant evenings. Pretty central to the Tuscan country. I am going back this year.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

This Agriturismo was the best place we stayed in for our entire trip to Europe. The rooms were very spacious, clean and quiet. The breakfasts were some of the best I have ever had with delicious fresh-baked pies, pastries and panna cotta were available everyday. The owner was very nice and even offered us a tour of his environmentally friendly... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This place embodies everything I thought of when planning a Tuscany trip. It has a great location near Pienza, perfect views, an authentic typical - and very elegant - interior and exterior design. And, what's important, a very good breakfast, the best we had during this journey. Everything is well organized. Would stay again.

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Hampshire, UK
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138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Our last stop on our Tuscany tour and we saved the best til last! This Agritourism is very comfortable, well located for touring southern Tuscany and Francesco was a great host, offering us loads of photographic locations, restaurant recommendations, local area maps etc. I agree with previous reviewers that better sign posting off the main road would help - we... More 

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Palo Alto, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Imagine you've travelled all the way from San Francisco, California, with husband and 3 young kids for their first trip to Europe, flown into Rome via London (a 24 hour journey), rented a car, driven several hours only to reach the outskirts of Pienza when you receive a call: "Sorry, no room for you at Il Macchione, your room is... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

lovely place really good rooms, v pleasant owners and well equipped kitchen great pool - immediate surroundings are somewhat treeless yet but a few kms own the road is beautiful ( site of the english patient filming) nearby Pienza is really lovely - I thoroughly recommend this place and Im pretty fussy !

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Il Macchione - what a stunner. The location is awesome only five minutes out of the picturesque Pienza. The views across the valley are amazing especially with the sunlight bouncing off the pool. The breakfast is beautiful with a huge range of home made cakes which were delicious. The apartment we had was comfortable and our daughter had her cotbed... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

My partner and I stayed here for 3 nights and had an amazing time. The grounds are beautiful, exactly the type of environment I wanted to stay in while in "Tuscany." It's quiet, private and only a km away from Pienza, which is a gorgeous town. The rooms are very nice with great added features like a local wine selection... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

We stayed at Il Macchione in January 2014 with our 7 and 5 year old daughters and both sets of grandparents. It was idyllic and I can only imagine how wonderful it would be in summer. Francesco and his family were wonderful hosts. The breakfasts were super great and we absolutely loved Isadoro the beautiful cat. The villa rooms were... More 

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Reading, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

I recently had the pleasure of staying at Il Macchione. I arrived early on Easter Sunday and the staff did everything to get me into my room as soon as possible. The owner Francesco is terrific and speaks perfect English. I miss Tuscany and the hospitality already! Clean and spacious accommodation with amazing olive oil produced on the property. Very... More 

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