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La Cisterna Hotel

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Geneva, SWI
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We were a group of 3 couples staying in San Gimignano for a period of 5 nights whilst attending a wedding in the area. The location of the La Cisterna was perfect as it was right on the Piazza Cisterna with lots of life and terraces during the day. The hotel itself is as illustrated on the website and is...

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Cristiana58, Proprietario at La Cisterna Hotel, responded to this review

Dear FiFiLipton, if you will think to change your job on day please come to us to be our costumer professional reviewer! Your review is something special: is the more detailed, the more fascinating and the more complete we had in the last year! GRAZIE MILLE!! Thank you very much for your review, for choosing, Hotel Cisterna for your holiday...

Reviewed 8 September 2016

This hotel was special, very central in the main square of the town, we chose a room with balcony and view of the country side - i highly recommend if available, the view each morning was spectacular. The room was beautiful, very old style italian feel, bathroom was clean and shower worked well. the breakfast area with views of town...

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Cristiana58, Proprietario at La Cisterna Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mary M, thank you very much for the lovely rview and the great score! We are very happy to know you had a good time to Hotel la Cisterna and you loved your room with balcony. Location and views are really spectacular. We hope to welcome you again soon! All our best regards and best wishes of Happy Holidays!...

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

What an amazing town. I dont think it would matter where you stayed in San Giminano, the town is so beautiful. The hotel was again clean and comfortable with plenty of room to move in the room. Breakfast was good and tbe veiw from the restaurant, awesome. Staff were helpful and friendly. Again no tea and coffee making facilities

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Cristiana58, Proprietario at La Cisterna Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Lisa P, thank you very much for your nice review. From your words we understand it's not your first time to Hotel la Cisterna, so thank you to remember us! We are happy to know you enjoyed the location, the room, the breakfast and the staff. it's not an habit in the three-star Italian hotel to find this type...

Grand Rapids, MI
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We stayed here with our two children for one night on our tour through Tuscany. Great spot right in the middle of town on the main square. We were in a family room which was very spacious with two twin beds made up for the kids and one large bed for my wife and I. Comfortable beds and good sized...

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Cristiana58, Proprietario at La Cisterna Hotel, responded to this review

Dear lorenk, we are happy to know you enjoyed our family room, the location and our Breakfast. San Gimignano is a very nice town to visit with kids because of its towers and ice-cream shop! We hope to be at your service again on your next holiday in Tuscany. ALl our best regards, the family and the staff of Hotel...

Crowborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 August 2016

This is a very good hotel situated right in the heart of San Gimnagno & so everywhere you want to visit is within an easy walk. We were offered their free shuttle service from the car park, & return on departure, which made getting there very easy. Room furnished in classic Italian style & excellent bathroom; room was clean &...

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Cristiana58, Proprietario at La Cisterna Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Danddtol, we are very happy to know you had a nice stay with us. GRAZIE GRAZIE GRAZIE for the great rating and the wonderful comment you shared with us and other future guest of La Cisterna Hotel. We are very happy to know you used our shuttle service from the car park, this service is free for people decide...

County Limerick, Ireland
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We dropped in to this fabulous medieval town on our way to Siena and found this little gem in the square,we were attracted by the nice seating area outside,had a beer and decided to stay.The room was spotless the bed was comfortable and the view from the breakfast room was beautiful

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Cristiana58, Proprietario at La Cisterna Hotel, responded to this review

Dear peejene, thank you very much for your lovely review. LITTLE GEM IN THE SQUARE IS THE BEST COMPLIMENT WE HAVE EVER HAD!! WOW! We can say that you felt a good vibration on deciding to stay with us! It was a really pleasure to welcome you and we hope to host you again on your next trip in Tuscany....

Somerville, MA
Reviewed 14 August 2016

I stayed here in mid-July, in a single person room on the top floor. The room was clean, modern (yet very Italian), comfortable, with a wonderful little balcony. The view from the balcony was absolutely incredible. There was AC in the room, and windows, so options for getting the room to your preferred temperature. The bed was comfortable enough. The...

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Cristiana58, Proprietario at La Cisterna Hotel, responded to this review

Dear orangegirlie, we are very glad to know you enjoyed your stay to Hotel l a Cisterna. GRAZIE MILLE for the great rating and the wonderful review. We are all very excited from your words. Thank you for mentiong the room, the balcony, the AC, our staff, the breakfast and our Restaurant Le Terrazze. We really hope to welcome you...

Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Very bad room, hidden and very dark with old furniture. When we asked the reception than we want to change our room they didn't ask us which is the reason we want to change our room! They proposed a room in the last floor without elevator from the 2nd to 3rd floor and also the story was the same as...

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Cristiana58, Proprietario at La Cisterna Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Efi G, we are very sorry if you didn't like your room. We have different types of room with different price and different comforts. Double: basic, simple and economical. Double with view: they have a panoramic view over the valley or over the square. Double with view and balcony: have a private balcony or a shared terrace. Comfort room:...

Monmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 August 2016

My wife and I chose La Cisterna from a list of possible hotels supplied by Arianna & Friends who put together an itinerary for us when we visited in July, specifically to attend the annual Andrea Bocelli concert in Lajatico. What a good choice we made, there have been some negative reports concerning this hotel, but we cannot understand how...

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Cristiana58, Proprietario at La Cisterna Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Explorer952, thank you very much for the great review about our Hotel. We are really glad about your wonderful comment and happy you choose our Hotel for the Bocelli concert. Bocelli concert in Lajatico it's an annual happening that recalls many of his fans from all over the world. It's a good opportunity to enjoy a holiday in Tuscany...

Toronto, Ontario
Reviewed 4 August 2016

The hotel is centrally located right in the heart of San Gimignano. Our room's balcony overlooked the main piazza. The room itself was ok, a little dated, with small beds (2 singles). The bathroom was quite large and had a shower and tub combination. Overall a good place to put your feet up for a few days. The hotel has...

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Cristiana58, Proprietario at La Cisterna Hotel, responded to this review

Dear r0undtrip, thank you for your review. We are happy to know you enjoyed the location, your room, the bathroom, the breakfast and the views. Our Restaurant le Terrazze is open every day from March to October at lunch and at dinner and we serve inside at the first floor with AC and outside on the main square. We hope...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
La Cisterna Hotel, located in the earth of San Gimignano, is the right place to be close to the main attractions and to the little shops of the main street. The elegance and simplicity of the furniture is combined with discretion with all modern comforts, a harmonious fusion of past and future. The family's commitment has always been to welcome its guest with hospitality and professionalism. Comfortable rooms with air conditioning, TVsat, mini fridge, hairdryer, safe and Wi-Fi Internet. Buffet breakfast with gluten free products . ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Cisterna Hotel

Address: Piazza Della Cisterna 23, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > San Gimignano
Price Range: $123 - $230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — La Cisterna Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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