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Montreal
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Great location for exploring Siena and the surrounding area, plus we had great luck with the restaurants just to the north (?) of the castle, La Piccarda (a trip highlight) and Osteria Bella Napoli. The stay in the castle was a return visit, and we liked it just as much the second time- nicely renovated. We were very well received...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

Very well run castle rooms by the owners themselves. Authentic castle with antique finishing. If you are looking for a modern high tech swanky place this is not for you, but if you want a unique/ different experience and of course you have a car to get around, this is ideal. Not a place to say yes we would return...

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Geelong, Australia
Reviewed 7 October 2015

The stay at Castello di Monteliscai was a genuinely wonderful experience. Large rooms, easy for self catering and dining and relaxing. The views were stunning and our children enjoyed exploring and playing around the Castle. The hosts were excellent, very friendly and helpful. Our kids loved them and they even helped us with coordinating bicycle hire and advice about where...

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Reviewed 22 September 2015

What a unique experience to stay in a castle from 1100 AD. The hotel was very nice and in somewhat in the theme of what you would expect for castle decore, but was modern. But what did it was the setting, the beautiful country side, views and castle entrance. A taxi or bus is mandatory. It is highly recommend you...

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Athens, Greece
Reviewed 2 November 2014

A very nice and old building with excellent hosts! The room was very spacy, convenient and clean. The most important is the atmosphere, we felt like living in an other era. Also, the view is gorgeous!

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Reviewed 4 October 2014

I had a great time at castello Di Monteliscai. The owners were super friendly and helpful, moreover the location was wicked. We splept in a REAL CASTLE dated back to 1100!! An absolutely unique experience, I would definitely recommend a stay to couples for a romantic one. Impressive!

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 3 August 2014

We really enjoyed our stay in the tower room with beautiful views over Tuscan hills. The room was spacious and peaceful and it was lovely to have access to the kitchen downstairs. We had our own car so the couple of kms drive into Siena was not a problem and there were delightful small country roads to explore nearby. It...

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Denver, CO
Reviewed 23 July 2014

We had some trouble in Pisa and were delayed getting to the castle. I called the wonderful family that runs the place and they were very accommodating and allowed us a late check in. The castle is very nice and was a great change from the hotels that we stayed in for most of the trip. You will need a...

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Beirut, Lebanon
Reviewed 26 September 2013

It was a beautiful medieval castle with wonderful surroundings, but if you are planning to visit siena, you'll need a car to get to the downtown. The rooms were lovely and spacious with a kitchenette. My only complaint is that the check out was at 10 at the owner's home which is 5to 7mn away.so you have to already be...

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 20 September 2013

This was at one time a castle. Or large lookout building. Now however it is a large stone building that has been converted into multiple (20+) apartments. You are renting a bedroom/bathroom inside an apartment. The kitchen(tiny) and dining room/entry are shared by the the 3 bedrooms. Pros: -Authentically old, some of the stones on the building go back to...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This is an important medieval castle of the ancient Sienese Republic. It is located on the summit of a hill in one of the most strategic and panoramic positions of the area. Inside, the bedrooms and apartments have been recently restored maintaining the original architectural characteristics and offering guests all modern comforts and services. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Castello di Monteliscai

Address: Strada Chiantigiana 68, 53100, Siena, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > Siena
Price Range: $110 - $232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“Lots of stairs from the parking lot to the rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles hopstiguy, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a Window”
 of 5 bubbles 93halam, 26 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Ask for either the room with the patio or the room in the lookout tower (top floor, best view).”
 of 5 bubbles NeverStopExploringX, 19 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Do not stay in room number 2. It has a very small window close to the ceiling. Not enough fresh air at night.”
 of 5 bubbles travelers740, 12 Nov 2012 | Read review
“The higher the better for views.........tower room particularly good.”
 of 5 bubbles Lady123166, 8 Jul 2012 | Read review
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