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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 470 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were lucky to get a last minute room here. It is not fancy, but the room was large and the bed was one of the most comfortable I slept in. (That is, it wasn't rock hard as so many are.) The receptionist is a real gem. Anisa is knowledgeable, cheerful, and helpful. (Elevates a 3* place to 4*). The... More 

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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32 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unique atmosphere, great location, very friendly and helpful staff! Our room had a small balcony with a great view of the clock tower and the old open market square. It was a bit cold though but the girl on the reception arranged heating system to be fixed very quickly.

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Chester, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We chose this place for its location and the wooden beams. Unfortunately we weren't given the room with the beams that we booked but the room was fine. The location is fantastic but really noisy. There was a party the first night in the restaurant below, then there were boys practising the horn and flags in the market place for... More 

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Thank Meerkat19
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 2nd time at Al Mercato, lovely bijou B&B only 200m from the piazza di campo. Very enjoyable lovely air conditioned rooms, stylish without being over the top. Great prices, breakfast included. Lovely staff and restaraunt (which is around the back of hotel) is delightful with a 10% discount. Staff are so friendly. Only downside is getting to the... More 

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Campbellford, Canada
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17 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016

My wife and I stayed at this wonderful B+B from the 4th until the 6th of June. We had visited this remarkable town for an afternoon 10 years ago on our first trip to Italy and really wanted to get more of a feel of Siena this time around. As mentioned in previous reviews it has a fantastic location just... More 

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Wirral, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Staff excellent and helpful. Rooms clean and spacious with airconditioning, although ours was noisy, which we reported. View from rooms are of market square and back of town hall. Continental Breakfast was minimal In options with no fruit and cheap fruit juice but you could eat as much as you wanted! Location perfect and central. Cars have to be left... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2016

I would love to give this place 5 stars based on the location and the property manager, Anisa. 2 blocks from the Piazza del Campo it is a glorious location. It's a very old building (either 11th century or 1100's, I can't remember which) according to Anisa. Every building in town seems to be hundreds of years old. So do... More 

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South Shields, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Stayed here for 2 nights whilst touring Italy...brilliant location for sightseeing,,just off the Piazzo del Campo..which is virtually the centre of historic Siena.The receptionist was very hospitable and took time to provide us with a map and point out all the places of interest.Our room was fine...old Italian style but lovely comfortable bed.Overall a good place to stay and great... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 12 May 2016

We stayed for one night on the lower level with a dedicated bathroom outside our room. Aidra was very helpful giving suggestions for meals, sightseeing,etc. Breakfast was good, basic. We loved the location close to the Piazza del Campo. Good value, we would definitely stay here again.

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Bengaluru, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2016

The location was terrific, just next to the Piazza del Campo. The room was clean and spacious in an old building with what I would call "rustic elegance", while the breakfast was decent. Anisa was kind and helpful, helping us even before we arrived by answering right away to our emails. She is from Albania but spoke like a local,... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Al Mercato B&B is located in the historic center of Siena, just a few steps from Piazza del Campo and the Duomo, in an ancient palace of the XIIth century. The couple Fabio and Carla have personally followed the recent restoration of the residence, executed with the total respect of the original structural features of the ancient palace. In our rooms, equipped with private bathroom with shower, you will also find the air conditioning and the free Wi-Fi. The windows open onto the picturesque Piazza del Mercato with a beautiful view of the Palazzo Pubblico and the Torre del Mangia. The Single economy room has the window on via Giovanni Duprè. Buffet breakfast is served every morning in the dedicated room and it is both italian and continental style. At our restaurant "La Finestra" in the Piazza del Mercato, you will find a typical Sienese menu at a special price. Possibility of half or full board. Free parking available 2 km from the B&B connected with piazza del Mercato with bus 54 (every 15 minutes), or the Parking IL CAMPO in via di Fontanella just 4 minutes walking form the B&B, 25euro for 24 hours. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Al Mercato B&B

Address: Via Giovanni Dupre' 11, 53100, Siena, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > Siena
Price Range: $86 - $162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“Room 4 is large and on lower floor but has a separate bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles R1943WFbrianb, 17 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We got the only room with a balcony and a great view.. cosy and spacious..go for this.”
 of 5 bubbles Priyanka2010, 1 May 2016 | Read review
“All rooms facing the Mercato have a nice town view”
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 of 5 bubbles Josip57, 31 Oct 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are good!”
 of 5 bubbles MartinS853, 21 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Request the room with the balcony. Only one. We were travelling with our son and plenty of room for 3 with additional bed.”
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 of 5 bubbles TJBuckeye, 26 May 2015 | Read review
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