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Villa Poggio ai Merli

Via Di Giogoli 5, 50018 Scandicci, Italy
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Villa Poggio ai Merli
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Ranked #2 of 5 Hotels in Scandicci
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We took three rooms at Poggio ai Merli residence; each room was spacious and stylish with high ceilings. We only stayed there 3 days; looking back, I wish we had stayed longer. We had guest with us who had travelled far more than we had – they all said how beautiful this place was and congratulated me for choosing this... More 

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Belgrade, Serbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We would like to second all the positive reviews already written. It seems as if we could not have picked a better location for our holiday: a real Tuscan villa like in the movies with olive and cyprus trees, a 15-minute train ride away from downtown Florence, with very hospitable and friendly owners. We are already planning a return next... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

We planned 3 days on the spot but ended up with 7 days. The location is absolutely fantastic. The staff are incredible. Breakfast is very nice. The swimmingpool is clean and the best place to be in a hot afternoon. Everything about this place is so nice and we will return next year.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

This was absolute heaven. The villa and the setting are fantastically beautiful, our room was enormous & beautifully done, the swimming pool is wonderful. Verena, her brother and all the staff were charming & so friendly, and particular thanks to Verena who was helpful beyond measure, organising delivery from the local takeaway so we could have lunch by the pool,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

This place is really nice, the staff is friendly, the view is amazing and the location is out of a dream. I would recommend this place for a nice relaxing summer vacation in Tuscany. The setting could not be more romantic the people could not be nicer. A complete 10.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

One of the loveliest B&B places I know, where a most comfortable suite awaits you and the owner/managers are most friendly. It is in a quiet and beautiful area but the drive to Florence is not difficult, and the place thus answers most of one;s needs. Also a plus is the number of good restaurants nearby. I cannot understand Kim... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013 via mobile

We had a lovely stay here. Good value- a huge 2 bedroom suite with living room 2 bathrooms and small kitchen. Nice grounds and a good sized pool. Good place to retreat after hectic hot day in Florence. Owners extremely helpful and friendly. Only 3 small suggestions to make: 1. Don't let patrons light fires in old fashioned fireplace. I... More 

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Sion
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68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

If you have a car, stay here. This hotel is peace in Chiantishire. The staff are lovely, kind and considerate, without fawning. The rooms are quiet, large and comfortable. Plus we had a fridge and sink, so could have made better use of our stay. It took us about 20 minutes to reach Florence each day; we parked and ambled... More 

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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

This place seems to be run by a brother and sister. The brother (i forget his name) is very friendly and helpful... however the same cannot be said for his sister. That aside it is a very charming villa in a really lovely setting. Close to Florence but far away enough to be in the Tuscan countryside. The drive to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

You stumble on this place not realising its proximity to Florence. A beautiful villa in lovely surroundings. I booked a double room which comprised an ample bathroom, large double bedroom and a spacious lounge with kitchen facilities - a large fridgefreezer, sink, dishwasher and gas hob. The welcome from the hosts deserves special mention - extremely helpful and friendly -... More 

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