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Missouri City, Texas
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Reviewed October 5, 2016

Clean, friendly, beautiful property, great attention to detail! The optional dinner is great and the included breakfast is quite good. The gravel road leading to the property is only about a quarter of a mile and well maintained. You will love it. Stay there.

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Weston, FL
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed September 30, 2016

Where to begin....it was all so good! I'll start with the owners - Heidi and Luca. Very kind and hospitable hosts. They and their staff do everything to make you happy, comfortable and wonderfully fed. The location is just 4km from the town of San Gimignano - the perfect amount of distance - close enough, but far enough away to... More 

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New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

Very welcoming staff, they were so nice to our baby. Nicely decorated rooms with powerful AC. Breakfast served on their beautiful terrace overlooking their great swimming pool and garden. There we also had a delicious dinner (normally served on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays).

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Reviewed July 20, 2016

Me and my partner travelled here for 11 days from 4-15th July 2016. It's such a beautiful, out of the way hotel. Spotlessly clean and with amazing views. The breakfast was ideal, and had everything you expect from a buffet breakfast. They would also make you eggs on request. You would definitely need a car to stay here as you... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
1 review
Reviewed May 16, 2016

‏‏‎Lizzie Hanan‎‏ עם ‏‎Tal Eisenberg‎‏‏. ‏6 מאי‏ ב-‏16:24‏ · Dear Luca and Hidy, We can't stop thinking about the great time we had at Molino Di Foci last weak, actually until this Monday, it was beautiful and lovely, and everything was just perfect. You bought are lovely and kind people , you made us fill at home. You realy know... More 

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Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel
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6 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed December 6, 2015 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed at this lovely hotel for 2 nights; we had the greatest stay! It was a great location- only a few minute drive to San Gimignano. The room was modern and clean, the owner was so welcoming and accommodating (and also spoke English fluently which really helped). Breakfast was delicious and changed daily. The property and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed November 17, 2015 via mobile

We had a hire car so we found this B&B easily. I cannot praise this establishment highly enough. The room was stunning and the owner was so professional and returned my faith in the standards of service after a month of italians who unfortunately let me down. The grounds are well looked after, rooms are spacious enough and clean and... More 

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New Hampshire Lakes Region, New Hampshire
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed October 20, 2015

My husband And I stayed here for 6 nights while on our honeymoon.......and couldn't have chosen a better place ! We've stayed at some expensive hotels before and this out shines them all. The food is amazing, the grounds meticulously landscaped and beautiful and the hospitality uncomparable! We have already begun talking about coming back and bringing others to share... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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9 reviews
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Reviewed October 1, 2015 via mobile

If you are in the San Gimignano area it is simple - if you don't stay here you are making a mistake ! It's awesome. Well kept - well ran and reasonable rates ! Excellent food and setting. Staff was very accommodating food great and a very good location.

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Reviewed July 31, 2015 via mobile

Arrived without a booking, fortunately they had room, our host was very helpful, couldn't fault accommodation, food was fantastic, would highly recommend to someone looking for a relaxing place to stay, wish we had stayed longer, will return,

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Molino di Foci is an old watermill dating back to the 14th century. After being abandoned for over 40 years it has been carefully restored into a characteristic small hotel, ready to offer guests a warm welcome to the fascinating tuscan countryside. Restoration work has been sympathetically carried out over a number of years using materials and colours typical of Tuscany. As a result, Molino di Foci now offers its' guests the possibility to clearly envisage the life and history of the old watermill while enjoying any modern comforts, amid a wonderful setting surrounded by fields of wheat and spectacular sunflowers. The English speaking owners have a long experience in first class hotellerie and with the restoration they have realized their big dream of their own hotel. Situated on the via Francigena, which originally lead pilgrims from Canterbury to Rome, the Molino di Foci is an historic building protected by the Belle Arti. The Molino di Foci is only 4 kms away from the historic medieval centre of San Gimignano and ideally located for visiting both Siena and Volterra which both lie just 30 kms away, distance to Florence is 45 kms and Pisa airport 80 kms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Molino di Foci

Address: Localita Molino di Foci, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > San Gimignano
Price Range: $87 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Molino di Foci 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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“We stayed in one of the suite at the side, by the roadside.There is traffic coming and going, but not bad enough to disturb the peace.”
 of 5 bubbles EMH68, Jul 20, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the bottom floor have a modern look and feel, rooms on the top floor have a traditional tuscan look and feel.”
 of 5 bubbles 694yvesc, Jul 21, 2015 | Read review
“Check out restaurants in San Gimignano. Cum Quibus and Chiribiri especially”
 of 5 bubbles nirnear, Nov 21, 2014 | Read review
“It worth paying a little extra for the tower suite (on two floors).”
 of 5 bubbles jandalij, Nov 2, 2013 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the first floor (or in the mean building at the pool side) if possible, only because there is some traffic on the pad beside the hotel and it can be some "noisy" early in the mornig....but all rooms are very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles Gee_Cat, Jun 7, 2012 | Read review
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