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Flagstaff, Arizona
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Reviewed 6 June 2016

Our group stayed here jut one night while biking throughout Tuscany. Wish it could have been longer! Charming room (even a bathtub!), windows that open to great views, minibar, towel warmer, local herbal lotions/potions for sale in the lobby, roses growing everywhere...it's literally near nothing so be prepared for peace and quiet.The hotel dates back to the 1300s and now... More 

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Reviewed 19 May 2016

We (two couples on our 30s), stayed at Gargonza in May 2016. Gargonza is a little medieval town the top of a Tuscany mountain in the middle of nowhere. The setting is perfect for weddings, and we were glad to not stay on a weekend, as they usually are very busy then. We stayed during the week and practically had... More 

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St Albans, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 2016

The Castello really is a small village in the Countryside with the town of San Savino a ten minute drive away. The hotel emailed to tell us that their restaurant was closed on one of the evenings during our stay so we decided to drive to the Trattoria a couple of miles away. On the other evening we ate in... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 May 2016

This is not really a castle - more of a fortified very small village but charming all the same. There are evidently 45 "rooms" in the hotel which occupies all the buildings in the village. Some of the buildings are very old, as was ours and consequently it was rather dark as it only had one small window. Room also... More 

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Thank BobB53
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 May 2016

This is an authentic medieval castle in a beautiful setting with some great views. We stayed in the Niccolina room which had a very nice rustic atmosphere with wood beams on the ceiling and a great stone fireplace. The bathroom was modern and very clean. The room was also very quiet. The staff were all very friendly and accommodating. The... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Reviewed 13 April 2016

A beautiful property with magestic views of the Tuscan countryside. The family apartment we rented was well appointed, clean and centrally located on the property. The apartment "Argentina" included two lovely bedrooms, a small kitchen area, and a large living area with a fireplace. A perfect respite during our 10-day trip through Italy. Our family loved staying in a historic... More 

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San Diego, California
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Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

The castle is like something out of a fairytale. It is a genuine 12th century rustic Tuscan estate. While it brings you back in time, it still has all of the amenities of a modern hotel. It was cozy and warm, despite the cool wind and drizzle outside. We used the fireplace to set the mood, although the heating was... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 30 December 2015

As soon as we arrived, we were in awe of Gargonza's beautiful and romantic setting. The complex is located amidst tuscany hills, a bit away from everything. It's about half an hour drive to explore the surrounding cities. But you basically don't need to step out of the complex, it's like a village in its own. The food at its... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 13 December 2015

We fell in love with Castello di Gargonza from the moment we arrived. We knew straight away that this was the perfect wedding venue. It simply surpassed the rest. My husband and I got married here in August 2015. We had over 100 guests who stayed from Fri – Mon. With the help of Veronica and Infinity Wedding we had... More 

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Neri G, Proprietario at Il Castello di Gargonza, responded to this review

Dear Jessica, thank you very much for your kindest words and for this precise review. Veronica will reply to you ok course from Facebook page because also there you have written so many nice things on Gargonza and our staff. From the night we met at restaurant with the great wine tasting to choose between the Nobile di Montepulciano and... More 

Montreal, Canada
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Reviewed 19 November 2015

This is one of the most beautiful placesI have ever stayed. I visited Italy with my family, and drove through the beautiful countryside and village to this historic gem. The rooms are unbelievably beautiful, each one a different masterpiece. While wandering through the grounds, there is no corner that isn't gorgeous. The pool is beautiful, and a wonderful place to... More 

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The Castle of Gargonza is the ideal setting for those who wish a quiet retreat, far from the fast pace of the city and crowded areas, where you may enjoy the pleasure of a good book, strolls amidst nature, and small villages rich with the artistic history of the Tuscan hills, as well as the opportunity to savor the delicacies of traditional Tuscan meals and wines. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Il Castello di Gargonza

Address: Localita Gargonza, 52048 Monte San Savino, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Arezzo > Monte San Savino
Price Range: $182 - $240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Il Castello di Gargonza 1*
Number of rooms: 45
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“If you have trouble walking or carrying backs, only stay on the first floor. Lots of steps.”
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