Chose this place based on the Tripadvisor ranking, and the price. It's so unusual to see a review without at least 1 poor review.
The place is located within approximately 5 minutes walking distance to the edge of the "tourist area". It's actually amazing just how quickly you can get around much of Siena from here.
The B&B is located on the second floor of a nice building; which also contains some legal companies. There is no lift (as far as I was aware), so be be prepared to have to climb 2 stories of steps with whatever luggage you have brought.
The parking is free, but is determined by 2 factors - first finding a spot within one of the white-lined spaces, and second, one that doesn't require that side of the street to be vacated on the day of the week it will be cleaned. The signs up on that side of the street have a symbol for a street sweeping vehicle, and although you could park here the night before, you'd have to be up early to move it or face being towed away. As we went in early April - not, I assume, a busy time, we were able to find a space within 5-10 metres of the door.
The communication was excellent - the day before we arrived I received an email asking me what time we were likely to arrive. When I told them we would be arriving a couple of hours before our check-in time, I was told this was not a problem.
The rooms are very basic in decoration (except the ceiling), but the bathroom was nice, and the bed very comfortable. There is a communal kitchen area that you have access to 24 hours a day. In there you can get hot & cold drinks, a piece of fruit, or a little packet of biscuits. Breakfast is continental (cheese, ham, breads/cakes, cereals, fruits).
Wi-fi was nice and fast too
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