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Il Paluffo - Main House B&B

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Il Paluffo - Eco Lodge Apartments is a historic 15th century building restored in 2010 conserving its original structure and design. The housing estate is certified green building and it includes: the historical olive mill and wine cellar now a living room, the courtyard with the well, a unique natural swimming pool without any chemical because the water is purified by water plants, a free parking
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Breakfast included
Babysitting
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
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Accessible rooms
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Our overall experience at Il Paluffo was wonderful. The staff was kind, helpful, and friendly. The grounds and main property itself are beautiful - clean, well kept with nicely appointed common areas. We very much enjoyed our two cooking classes with Monica - they were fun,
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Response from lucapaluffo, Responsabile reception at Il Paluffo - Main House B&B
Responded Oct 14, 2018
Dear Mike and Michelle, thanks for your nice review. We are very glad you enjoyed your whole experience here at Il Paluffo, we always make our best effort to let your guests' stay as much pleasant as we can. We look forward to welcoming you here again, Paluffo waits for you!
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No photos can give justice to the beauty of the interior, exterior and views of Il Paluffo. The wonderfully restored manor with hundreds of years of histity combined with modern comfort. Simple, but tasteful breakfast of high quality. The garden with the natural pool and view of
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Response from lucapaluffo, Responsabile reception at Il Paluffo - Main House B&B
Responded Oct 2, 2018
Dear Gro K, we can only say thank you for staying with us and for appreciating your days spent here at Il Paluffo. Wine and oilve oil tasting is one of the many activities we offer to our guests staying at Il Paluffo: funny pasta lessons, cooking classes, special Tuscan dinners, guided wine tours, truffle hunting, massages, hot air balloons flights ecc.. Hope to see you again!
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The property is beautiful and the views even more! Very helpful staff (mostly in contact with Irene, thank you!). We stayed in two apartments which were both very authentic. Would definitely recommend everyone to go here!
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Response from lucapaluffo, Responsabile reception at Il Paluffo - Main House B&B
Responded Oct 2, 2018
Dear Sandra K, thank you for staying at Il Paluffo for your Tuscan holidays. Our ecolodge counts 4 apartments and 4 rooms in the Manor House B&B, all completely restored following the green building criteria and we are glad you appreciate it. Thanks for recommending us and we wait for you on your next trip to TuscanY!
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Nice accommodation nearby Florence airport. Clean rooms and high standard on bathrooms. Beautiful garden and surroundings. No lift and many stairs, therefore not recommended for disabled. Vine tasting, but only by non transparent payment, which is pity for such a lovely place!
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Response from lucapaluffo, Responsabile reception at Il Paluffo - Main House B&B
Responded Sep 24, 2018
thanks for your review and we are glad you appreciated our structure. We are an historical building and we are not allowed to build a lift as access to the rooms of the B&B where you stayed. Anyway, we have an apartment with a double room and bathroom suitable for people with disabilities, but we always recommend to contact us in advance to check if the accommodation could be right for specific needs. About non transparent payment, we always make a bill for each payment. We have two different companies one for the accommodation and another for the farmhouse's products, so we make two different receipts. You took the receipt of the accommodation but not the receipt of the wine tasting because you were in great hurry to leave. The receipt is still on the reception desk where you left it, we regret you forgot it but please let us know if you want that we can send it by email. Thanks for staying with us for your friend's special party and please say hello to Norway from our part.
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We stayed one week, Irene at the welcome desk was great, the location is a good starting point for all excursions. The apartment nice but a bit humid, overall great experience since you feel like at home. Reasonable prices and you feel part of the Toscana...to be repeated
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Response from lucapaluffo, Responsabile reception at Il Paluffo - Main House B&B
Responded Sep 4, 2018
Dear RicforSpain, it was a pleasure to host you and all your nice family group and we are happy you enjoyed your stay with us. When you wish to come back, Il Paluffo will be here waiting for you. Un saludo a todos!
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Have the security issues been addressed?
Dear Kara the security problems we had were due to the fact that the guests left the outside door of the apartments open, in fact in the B & B where the door is closed automatically we never had problems. However, all apartments have keys that cannot be duplicated (there is a secret code to use) and the copy that is not delivered to the customer is stored in the safe. The doors and windows are unbreakable and the windows at the ground floor are equipped with railings. Also to ensure guests more security we installed a video camera system all around the villa.
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Are there good restaurants within walking distance or a short drive.
There is an excellent restaurant at 1 .5 km drive or 1 km walk (Casa Chianti) regards
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Can you please send me the email address?
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We stayed in one of the self catering houses so we could have lunch and seat in the lovely courtyard. They do have a drinks fridge but not sure if they would prepare lunch or allow you to use the kitchen. Not sure if you can eat by pool. You would need to ask them.
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The Yellow Room is a mini suite with a private living room, both the rooms have a panoramic view on the Chianti hills and besides the bedroom, that has 2 large windows, has the view also on the main entrance and garden of the villa. Regards Luca
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"We stayed in Stillo apartment. "
"Torre house"
"Stillo house was divine !"
"Yellow room has nice washroom"
"We were in the stilli House.just a bit seperate from the rest. So if you want privacy this is the one!"
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PRICE RANGE
$121 - $381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
ItalyTuscanyProvince of FlorenceCertaldo
NUMBER OF ROOMS
10
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