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Il Giglio Hotel and Restaurant
Ranked #8 of 17 Hotels in Montalcino
Certificate of Excellence
Vineland, New Jersey
Level 4 Contributor
32 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Great hotel, food and family owned an operatered.”
Reviewed June 17, 2013

The first time we stayed here was about twenty years ago. We have returned several times with friends and both our daughters now have been there.
It is nice to have people remember you after so many years.
This is a beautiful part of Italy and a wonderful medium priced hotel to stay.

Room Tip: All the rooms are great.
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  • Stayed June 2013, traveled with family
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Ashland, Oregon
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Reviewed June 3, 2013

Robert and Lucilla have a lovely home and are the perfect hosts. Their home is beautifully decorated. Breakfasts are made with local eggs and cheese and Lucilla's home made jams. I guess the best part was my father was not feeling well and they were perfect hosts to him while we were encouraged to tour the area. They both were able to make restaurant suggestions for us and Robert has a wealth of information about the region USE HIM WHEN PLANNING YOUR ITINERARY! We look forward to a return trip to Italy with a homebase in Montalcino next time! I miss them already.

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled with friends
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Adelaide, Australia
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267 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed May 31, 2013

The hotel was great. The service lacked the friendliness I had elsewhere which was a shame, but they were pleasant. I was in the apartments, which were really good. The little touches made it really special. I think this is an expensive town to stay, and this was really good value for money. I also ate there one night which was very good.

Room Tip: I didn't see the rooms in the main building, but the apartments were excellent. Mine was above a...
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  • Stayed May 2013, traveled solo
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Mason, Ohio
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Reviewed May 25, 2013 via mobile

Read in other reviews very positive things so decide to try it. Looking in trip advisor the average cost is between 70-100 euros a night in the hotel, we were charged 135 euros. This was the most expensive rate we paid in the six cities we have stayed in on our trip so far and has been the worst experience. The room and bathroom are fine in size and stocked with what you need. The bed has been the worst, extremely hard, uncomfortable, with a major roll to the middle. The walls have no soundproofing. We heard some kids laughing and screeching until late at night. At 10:30 someone started blasting the radio. The owners were very friendly to people they knew yet very rude to guests. Value for the money was not there at all. Frankly there is really no reason to go into the town at all. Nothing to do or see that is worth while. You are better off visiting the various wineries you will have a better experience. The wine stores in town are all owned by just a couple of people using different names on each store so the prices are very much the same and many charge for the tasting unless you buy. We bought plenty but would still suggest if you're on a tasting trip go to the separate wineries and enjoy the experience.

Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
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Manchester-by-the-Sea, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed May 16, 2013

We loved this little boutique hotel! My wife said she felt like Rapunzel in her tower! Absolutely fabulous views, a comfortable room, and a warm and inviting reception area. Also, one of the best breakfasts we had on our trip. Regretfully, the restaurant was closed the first night of our arrival, and we opted for eating elsewhere the second night--wish we had tried the restaurant because it generally has very positive reviews. The staff was pleasant and accommodating but not overly warm, which seemed in keeping with our overall experience in Montalcino. We will definitely stay there again, but will reserve Room Number 1 well in advance, if it is available, since it is the only room with an outside terrace!

  • Stayed April 2013, traveled as a couple
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Escalon, California
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137 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed April 26, 2013

Spent much time in planning our trip to Tuscany and staying in the hill towns. Wife and I spent all four nights at Il Giglio Hotel & Restaurant. Could not of been happier with our choice. Boutique family run hotel and restaurant in the middle of this amazing hill town. We spend a couple of day trips seeing the other hill towns and with each town visited, we said that we stayed in the right town and right hotel. Very clean and wellappointed room. Bed was firm, but just the way we like them! View out the window was breath taking! Breakfast spread was fantastic. Homemade coffee cakes and pastries amongst the choices. Dinner is the restaurant should not be missed!!! Amazing food and wine suggestions/pairings are super. We ate two dinners here during our stay. Michelle (the son) is a sommelier and is very helpful in suggesting wines to taste and wineries to visit. Thank you Mario and Anna!!! You made our stay in Montalcino very special! We will brush up on our Italian better for our next trip! :-)

Room Tip: We had room #2 and had a fantastic view of the valley below out our window.
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  • Stayed April 2013, traveled as a couple
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Stockholm, Sweden
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43 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed April 5, 2013

We had dinner here and a young lady helped us which choosing courses and matching wine, a work that she managed in a splendid way. The starters, pasta, main course and above all, the cheeses where perfect! Try to get a table near the window, the view is very beautiful. The best restaurant in Montalcino in my opinion!

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled as a couple
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Property: Il Giglio Hotel and Restaurant
Address: Via Soccorso Saloni 5, 53024, Montalcino, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > Montalcino
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Montalcino
#5 Romantic Hotel in Montalcino
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Il Giglio Hotel and Restaurant 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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