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San Gennaro Castello B&B

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

Firstly this B&B is in a perfect location. Tucked away in a very quiet old village up in the hills. Perfect place to escape from the masses in Florence and the like. The village is just beautiful and we spent our first day there just wandering. Great sunset views and amazing old villas and gardens. The B&B rooms are done...

2Thank Spannng
Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 7 November 2015

We had an excellent two night stay at San Gennaro Castello. Dario and Marie are wonderful people and great hosts. Dario went well out of his way to help us have a memorable visit, even finding an apartment for us when we decided to stay longer and he had no rooms left in his own building. He loaned us his...

2Thank Paul M
Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

We first booked the B&B and noticed it was quite the way up in the hills from Lucca Italy. The drive up the hill was beautiful! Once reached the B&B, the view was one of the best views we've seen! The owner and his family were VERY nice! His wife cooked us amazing home cooked food and couldn't be happier!...

2Thank ReginaPhilangy
Tel Aviv District, Israel
Reviewed 2 August 2015

This place is located in an old Italian village. It is out of the way on the top of the mountain. If you are with small kids this is a good place for you as it is near the Pinocchio park. As this is an old village, you cannot part the care near the hotel (but also not far) and...

2Thank 51MK
Dario C, Proprietario at San Gennaro Castello B&B, responded to this review

Hello we have installed mosquito nets in ALL windows since few weeks. We do speak 4 languages (Italian, English, Spanish and French). Parking is only 15 meters from our entrance since we are in a pedestrian area in the hearth of a medieval village so it is impossible to park in front of the B&B. We don't have air condition...

Ventura, CA
Reviewed 29 July 2015

From the moment of email for booking information to the morning of our departure from San Gennaro Castello everything was wonderful! Dario and Marie are the perfect hosts in a beautiful location. We had a lovely room with a view, a wine tasting dinner that was exceptional, generous breakfast, and more importantly the feeling of being a part of Dario's...

2Thank Lynn W
Sharpsburg, Georgia
Reviewed 28 July 2015

All I can say is WOW! Dario and Marie are the consummate hosts who made us feel at home from the minute our family of five arrived. The ambiance of the four hundred year old inn, the incredible views overlooking the valley below, the long drawn out dinners in the evening, the wonderful conversation with our hosts and other travelers.......all...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 9 July 2015

We stayed for 3 nights as an escape from the city. We were hoping for a taste of Tuscany and that is exactly what we received from our stay. Our hosts were wonderful and went out of their way to accomodate us. We did not have a car so they drove us to and from the station for cheaper than...

2Thank K J
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 31 May 2015

I stayed at San Gennaro Castello B&B for 3 nights early May, 2015 and I will definitely stay here again. The B& B is beautiful, the views are stunning, and Dario and Marie make this such a special and warm place to stay. Dario want out of his way to pick me up at the train station, take me on...

2Thank bac3
Reviewed 13 May 2015

Marie and Dario were absolutely great hosts! We took a cooking class and were able to eat with them and some of their good friends. Picked fresh vegetables from their garden. Had a great time. Highly recommend!

2Thank Tim G
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
Reviewed 16 April 2015

We have stayed at San Gennaro Castello B&B for a couple of days during easter time and it has been much more than we expected. The place itself is simply beautiful but what makes this place so special are Marie and Dario (the owner) who have been the perfect hosts. They were helpful, funny, polite, very patient and all of...

2Thank Martin N

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
San Gennaro Castello is an intimate bed & breakfast located on Lucca hills olive oil and wine road. The property, an olive mill dated 1600, has been recently renovated and transformed in bed and breakfast. All rooms and suites have en suite bathrooms, wifi internet access, HDTV, frigo bar, hair dryer etc. Its privileged location, Lucca 14km, Pisa 25km, Cinque Terre 60km, Florence 65km, makes it a perfect base to explore the whole Tuscany. ... more   less 

Additional Information about San Gennaro Castello B&B

Address: Via di Castello 40, 55010 San Gennaro Collodi, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Lucca > San Gennaro Collodi
Price Range: $87 - $108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“I have a feeling there is not a bad room in the Inn.”
 of 5 bubbles Tammy362, 31 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Great views from the upstairs room”
 of 5 bubbles GBMINI, 27 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Have Dario cook a nice dinner for you.”
 of 5 bubbles 20kathyb, 10 Oct 2013 | Read review
“I did not see other rooms, but ours was great. It had a queen size bed, two entrances, one to the outside and one to the main room of the b&b, and a fabulous bathroom. The view of olive trees was great.”
 of 5 bubbles 883LeslieF, 20 Jul 2013 | Read review
“Room #1 is very spacious and costs only slightly more than the smaller ones.”
 of 5 bubbles JonasKBK, 30 May 2013 | Read review
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