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Antico Borgo il Cardino

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67 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family of five thoroughly enjoyed our visit. The rooms were nicely sized and very clean. The staff was extremely friendly and the breakfast was delicious. We enjoyed buying local wine and snacks from the reception and sitting by the pool relaxing after visiting local hill towns like Volterra and Siena, which were an easy 30-45 minutes away. Our only... More 

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Thank Erin S
cardino, Responsabile reception at Antico Borgo il Cardino, responded to this review

Thank you for this fantastic review ! We are really happy that you had a beautiful experience at Antico Borgo Il Cardino and you'll be greatly welcomed for your next stay . More 

Enfield, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

Loved the villa and the People running it. It was exactly where I wanted to be located in Tuscany with a spectacular view all around. We are so happy we found it and stayed there. If I ever get the opportunity to go again i would stay thre again.

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cardino, Responsabile reception at Antico Borgo il Cardino, responded to this review

Thank you for this awesome review, we really hope that you'll get the opportunity to come back ! More 

Berkel en Rodenrijs, The Netherlands
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

We stayed in Il Cardino for 1 week during the first week op September. The area which the hotel is located is beautiful, you have panoramic view 360! The rooms were big and each day the room was cleaned perfectly. The owners are excellent hosts and make sure your stay is perfect. Also the breakfast is pretty good and every... More 

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cardino, Responsabile reception at Antico Borgo il Cardino, responded to this review

Excellent review ! Thank you indeed, we look forward seeing you again ! More 

Bucharest, Romania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

I've spent 6 nights at this lovely and cozy location during July 2015. Together with my husband, my daughter and few friends we had one of the best experiences we ever had in Tuscany. The resort is clean, rooms are very spacious, pool area is clean and nice and the views over the hills (San Gimignano area) are amazing! Our... More 

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cardino, Responsabile reception at Antico Borgo il Cardino, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your time and this very good review about us. More 

Alameda, California
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 via mobile

We were looking for a place centrally located in Tuscany that has basic amenities and was suitable for small children. The only other requirement we had was a pool. We stumbled across Antico Borgo il Cardino and couldn't be happier. The location is great - a secluded, large property a few minutes from San Gimignano and centrally located between Siena,... More 

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cardino, Responsabile reception at Antico Borgo il Cardino, responded to this review

Thank you very much, for your excellent review and the time you dedicate to describre our property to future travellers. We are really happy that you enjoyed your time at Antico Borgo Il Cardino. More 

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25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

Very good location for relaxing holiday in the Tuscan countryside, complete with 5 star pool area. Thomas, Monica and Leandro work hard to ensure their guests' satisfaction and are very kind and helpful. Excellent breakfast included with gluten free options provided which were greatly appreciated. WiFi is somewhat patchy and can only be accessed near the Reception area and there... More 

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cardino, Responsabile reception at Antico Borgo il Cardino, responded to this review

Thank you indeed, Pauline for your time and your very good review, we are really happy that you enjoyed your Holiday at Antico Borgo Il Cardino. We apologize for the naughty mosquitoes, that, unfortunately, when the weather gets wet in the summer are disturbing our clients. For the wifi, we rely on the italian Telecom which is a bit weak... More 

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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

Pros - The staff were pretty nice - The pool was clean and deep - There was a free and ok breakfast buffet - Great views over San Gimignano and the maximum security prison in between us (it's not that bad and a good story!) Cons - Our room was dark and damp. No windows, fluorescent lights - Some kinds... More 

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cardino, Responsabile reception at Antico Borgo il Cardino, responded to this review

Thank you for your time and your review. I shall rispond to your cons points : - all our Superior rooms have a large french window opening on a terrasse, and a window in the bathroom, so the windows are 2. - you were lucky to see the cat. It usually pops up only in the evening for food and... More 

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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

Really good staff, friendly, secure, good breakfast, pool is good opportunity after all day, really very clean room. The only think that I was not sure our room type. I did reserve superior double but probably stayed in standart double. Carefull for the picture of the rooms at web and what you get in real.

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cardino, Responsabile reception at Antico Borgo il Cardino, responded to this review

Thank you for your time and your comments. You were hosted in one of the Superior room, with terrace and view on the garden and the surrounding country side. The standard rooms are on top floor without a terrace or on ground floor without a terrace. More 

Mount Prospect, Illinois
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Family of 10 had 3 rooms plus the 2-bedroom apartment. We loved our accommodations and our hosts were very kind and helpful. The rooms were cozy and quaint. The rooms were cleaned daily. Breakfast was hearty and tasty and all of us enjoyed it each morning. Room numbers were placed on dining room tables each morning. The view, from rooms... More 

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cardino, Responsabile reception at Antico Borgo il Cardino, responded to this review

Thank you indeed for your wonderful comments about your stay at Antico Borgo Il Cardino, we are very happy that you enjoyed your time by us. We apologize for the WiFi, available in some rooms (close to the antenna) and in the public areas (bar, reception). Unfortunately we depend on the service of italian Telecom a bit slow in the... More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014 via mobile

Lovely week stay here - relaxing by the pool and staying in adjoining rooms upstairs with central kitchen area. Friendly welcoming and relaxing. Only comment would be that the kitchen was lacking in utensils including no sharp knife, but then with bed and breakfast included and eating out there was little need! Great position for exploring Tuscany - Volterra highlight... More 

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cardino, Responsabile reception at Antico Borgo il Cardino, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your good review about us and your description of the surroundings. On your advice, we provide to put some more ustensils in the kitchen, the nexts host will thank you while having dinner ! More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
If you wish to enjoy a holiday in Tuscany, nearby San Gimignano, with all the comforts and friendliness that this land is famous for all over the world, choose Antico Borgo il Cardino and you'll find this and much more.Antico Borgo il Cardino is on the top of a panoramic hill and it has been recently restored to offer 8 comfortable rooms and 2 apartments furnished in typical tuscan style. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Antico Borgo il Cardino

Address: Localita Il Cardino Castelsangi 35/C, 53030, San Gimignano, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > San Gimignano
Price Range: $78 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Antico Borgo il Cardino 1*
Number of rooms: 12
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