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Il Chiostro di Pienza

Corso Il Rossellino, 26, 53026 Pienza, Italy
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Ranked #6 of 7 Hotels in Pienza
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    5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This could be a lovely property. Rooms are large and location is central, place is not well maintained. Leaking shower and broken doors. All umbrellas around the pool were broken. The hotel is nice but lacks up-keep. Not a 4* property.

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Carmarthen, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent one night at Il Chiostro di Pienza and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Yes maybe some of the furnishings etc are a little 'tired' and old fashioned but we found it all clean and tidy. The air conditioning in the room was very quiet and efficient and helped give us a good nights sleep. The staff were all very... More 

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Plymouth
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Il Chiostro di Pienza is a charming hotel with an attached guest restaurant with spectacular valley views. Also note that this is a converted convent and the history of the place is apparent. Where I've struggled is with the attention to details, tired rooms and I didn't consider it to be 4* accommodation. Perhaps there are 4* facilities with all... More 

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Morpeth
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Room was ok, it is an old monastery! A few things could be done to improve the rooms, i.e. updating the bed frame, I suffered several bruises due to the large frame of the bed, another mirror, the only one was in the bathroom. Having said that, the hotel rooms were very quiet and we had an enjoyable week in... More 

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Anghel_Hotels, Responsabile reception at Il Chiostro di Pienza, responded to this review

Dear Lynn, thank you very much for having chosen our Hotel for your stay in Pienza and for having expressed all your considerations regarding your stay with us. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you again in our Relais. Regards Samuela Caselli More 

Rome,
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Just in the heart of Pienza, close to the dome and to Piccolomini palace, this hotel is in the buildings of a former monastery, accessible through the cloister. The place is quiet and solemn. We got a very spacious room, with a very high wooden ceiling. Breakfast was very good and various. Staff ok. Recommended

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Anghel_Hotels, Responsabile reception at Il Chiostro di Pienza, responded to this review

Dear Guest, let us thank you for your kind post and we are very happy to hear of your satisfactory experience. We all hope to have the pleasure to welcome you again . Regards Samuela Caselli More 

Reggio Emilia, Italy
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

We had a very relaxing week-end in this place, the room was tidy, very confortable and wide. Breakfast was rich and all the staff was very kind! We had a spectacular view on Val D'Orcia. We advise this Relais!

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Anghel_Hotels, Responsabile reception at Il Chiostro di Pienza, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We wish to thank you very much for having shared your comments about our hotel. We are so glad that you have appreciated our structure, services and staff. We will continue to do our best to come up with our clients’ expectations. We will be very happy to welcome you back again Regards Samuela Caselli More 

Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

this is the first time i have ever written a review, but i think its important for unsuspecting travellers to read this. my husband and i stayed at il choistro in 2003 and we loved the place!! it is an amazing building in the centre of a beautiful medieval walled town. what a surprise we got when we returned last... More 

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Anghel_Hotels, Responsabile reception at Il Chiostro di Pienza, responded to this review

Dear Customer, we are very sorry that your stay in our Hotel has not reached your expectations. As evidence that the Staff is proud and qualified to work in our Hotel, is that many people are working with us for more than 20 years. We could justify point by point to show you that our hotel is not what you... More 

Kingston, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

I was a group of 4 ladies travelling with Canadian Woman Traveller in late Sept when I stayed here. We had 3 rooms and all were very different....didn't seem to matter whether single or double. One single was huge with awesome bathroom. One single was very small but quaint. And the one I shared was lovely, a nice size for... More 

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Anghel_Hotels, Direttore at Il Chiostro di Pienza, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you very much for your kind review. It's a real pride for all of our staff members making your stay in Pienza wonderful Looking forward to seeing from you! Samuela Caselli Manager More 

San Francisco, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We stayed for two nights as part of a cycling tour. Upon my arrival I was given a key to my room and was surprised to find a stack of luggage not my own. I went down to the front desk and asked if there was a mistake but they said only mistake was the luggage had not been removed,... More 

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Anghel_Hotels, Direttore at Il Chiostro di Pienza, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for your review! We are sorry that on your arrival you find a stack of luggage not yours. Our staff has been solved the problem by changing the room as requested. We apologize for our inefficiency and for the shortage of hot water in your new room. We hope to see you again in our hotel... More 

Tampa, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

This hotel is well located, in town but with rooms off the main drag. The public spaces of the hotel are spectacular. The restaurant has the best dinner in town of many excellent restaurants and you eat outdoors overlooking the valley. The rooms are spacious, but the least satisfactory part of the hotel: the beds are hard, the wall unit... More 

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Anghel_Hotels, Direttore at Il Chiostro di Pienza, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for your kind review! We are very happy when our guest come back home with a beautiful memory about us and our country. We are so sorry for trouble with the unit A/C. We hope to see you again in very next time. Samuela Caselli Manager More 

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