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Santarcangelo di Romagna, Italy
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75 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2012 via mobile

This hotel is Located in the historical city center of San gimignano, car free square plaza, just hotels, nice restaurants and shops.. But the hotel that is historical too has been renewed I with a design that I didn't like so much , the room I got was old and painted in a bad way. Breakfast in average with the... More 

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DirezioneLeonBianco, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Leon Bianco, responded to this review

Dear Lisa, as you prefer to write in english, despite you are italian, we also would like to answer you in english. You have appreciated the location of our hotel, like all our guests, as not appreciate it, it's our strong piece! As per reagard your criticisms about the style of the room in which you stayed, you let us... More 

Cincinnati, OH
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38 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2012

Stayed at this hotel two nights as part of a tour with a small group (14 of us including our guide Suzan). The hotel is completely charming and the location overlooking the main piazza in town could not be better. If you are not familiar with San Gimignano, it is tough to access the hotels and you often need to... More 

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DirezioneLeonBianco, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Leon Bianco, responded to this review

Dear Mr Boomer, thank you very much for your beautiful comments, we are really happy to read your positive opinions. Your stay has been pleasant also because all you and your group were kind, so it's easier for us be polite and helpful, and to be able to put you like “at home”.... so, we all hope to see you... More 

Oswestry, Shropshire, England
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2012

We stayed in Hotel Leon Bianco in September for a week, this was our second visit to this fantastic hotel, and our fifth stay in San Gimignano The reception lady remembered us from our previous visit, she made us very welcome and gave us the key to our room. As we walked into the room we were greeted with two... More 

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DirezioneLeonBianco, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Leon Bianco, responded to this review

Dear Mr Sandra, thank you, thank you very much! We are lucky, because we have the opportunity to work in a wonderful town and in a beautiful palace in the centre of the town, and when guests are also happy of our staff and service, well this is the most! So, we are waiting for your third visit at Leon... More 

Sydney
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47 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2012

San Gimignano is a lovely old walled city and very well situated as a base for travelling around Tuscany. Located in the central Piazza near the famous Cisterna, this hotel is a great find. Good instructions help you to drive into the city and you can park outside the hotel to unload before parking the car in one of the... More 

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DirezioneLeonBianco, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Leon Bianco, responded to this review

Dear Mrs Rose, you have been so kind with your many positive comments! To see gusts who come back here is the greatest satisfaction for us, so thank you very much to have chosen hotel Leon Bianco for several times and for having the purpose to return again, we are waiting for you with pleasure! Warmest greatings from all the... More 

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2012

How often do you have the chance to stay in a beautiful, ancient palace in the heart of one of Tuscany's most beautiful towns, with views of the countryside, great food, and wonderful service? There's little more else to say. Just book it. From the moment we arrived, the staff were incredibly helpful and polite. But then we were shown... More 

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DirezioneLeonBianco, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Leon Bianco, responded to this review

Dear Andrew, thank you for being so generous with us, you had some great compliments, wonderful, fantastic .... thank you very much! to receive this kind of return from the guests certainly makes our work more beautiful and rewarding , we hope to be always up to this opinion. San Gimignano is a touristic town but in the late afternoon... More 

Santa Barbara, California
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12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2012

My family (wife and infant) stayed here one evening on a last minute trip. We found the room clean and nice (but with no view). We were provided with a collapsible crib which was very kind. Breakfast was good and they even have a nice terrace on which to dine. This place is right in the center of town in... More 

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DirezioneLeonBianco, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Leon Bianco, responded to this review

Dear Sir, thank you for your nice review and for your positive comments. As you said, GPS always mistake the way to arrive in the centre of the town, so we recommend to the guests to follow our indications to arrive in front of the hotel to dropp off the luggage; neverthless, stay in a pedestrian area with a limited... More 

Brockton, Massachusetts
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48 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2012

Leon Bianco is a beautiful little hotel right on the main piazza in San Gimignano! It is immaculately clean, has beautiful lobby, hallways, breakfast terrace, etc. Everything was more than we were expecting! It is a wonderful hotel to stay in and relax after the "day-trippers" leave the town in the afternoon!

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DirezioneLeonBianco, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Leon Bianco, responded to this review

Dear Jao, what a beautiful review, thank you very much! we are happy to know that your stay was a pleasant surprise, more than you were expecting! As you said, the best time to enjoy San Gimignano is the late afternoon when many tourists go away and you can relax enjoying a walk through the town, we hope to welcome... More 

Ann Arbor, MI
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60 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2012

This was our third stay at the Hotel Leon Bianco and we were just as pleased as the first. Lisa at the reception desk is super friendly and speaks English well. She is willing to make recommendations for dinner, activities or help with reservations too. The room was equipped with modern conveniences including a hair dryer, safe, tv, etc... Our... More 

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DirezioneLeonBianco, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Leon Bianco, responded to this review

Dear guests, thank you very much for your beautiful review, we would not have been able to find better words to describe our hotel and all our services, Lisa has been very glad when she read your compliments. Then, we are very happy when our guests are so satisfied to choose our hotel for more than one time....thank you again,... More 

Toronto
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76 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2012

If you need a hotel in San Gimignano look no further than Leon Bianco. Reasonable rates, spacious rooms, charming family run business. Absolutely spotless and well designed. Although right on the main square there is no noise due to the double window design. Great location in the middle of town. As in all of San Gimignano, the car had to... More 

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DirezioneLeonBianco, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Leon Bianco, responded to this review

Dear Fred, thank you for your lovely review!! The impressions you had of Leon Bianco are really positive, thank you for recommending us to the others Trippers! I'm agree with you, room 36 is very charming, 2 windows, both the view! Relax drinking a glass of wine and looking the countryside, a little bit different from the chaotic Milan and... More 

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4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 19 September 2012 via mobile

This town is special, and so is this accomodation! Definitely ask for a room with a view. Great room, breakfast and helpful staff. The kind of place one does not hesitate to recommend/come back to. Very touristy town..so one /2 night stay fine.

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Dear Ronelcita, thank you for recommending our hotel with your great review! Hoping to see you again, many greetings! More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A holiday at Hotel Leon Bianco, ancient hotel run by the same family for more than thirty years, is a step back in time: it is located in one of the most beautiful squares of the historical center, Piazza della Cisterna, inside an ancient palace surrounded by majestic towers of the Middle Ages.The Leon Bianco has maintained the fascination of its ancient origins: the simplicity that binds to the taste and to a warm welcome.Guests staying at the hotel Leon Bianco enjoys the best location, right in the heart of the historic center, to revive the atmosphere of the medieval village and to be able to explore San Gimignano, its typical little streets, the beautiful fortress of Montestaffoli, and all the wonders that this town offers then, he is in the position to visit the most important cities of Tuscany.At dispousal of our guests also a jacuzzi 5 sitz in the terrace, a fitness and a billiard rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Leon Bianco

Address: Piazza della Cisterna, 13, 53073, San Gimignano, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > San Gimignano
Price Range: €79 - €138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Leon Bianco 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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Leon Bianco Hotel
Leon Bianco San Gimignano
Hotel Leon Bianco San Gimignano, Italy - Tuscany
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#5 Romantic Hotel in San Gimignano
#6 Family Hotel in San Gimignano
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“Stayed at the appartment of the hotel at the backside. Was very nice”
 of 5 bubbles Wilmazz, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“leave before 9:30 AM and its an easy drive out!”
 of 5 bubbles Pauld886, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The suites overlooking the Piazza are larger and more luxurious, but noisier.”
 of 5 bubbles jgjgjgjgjgjg, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Splurge on the view of the square. It's fantastic!”
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 of 5 bubbles lynnecPortsmouth, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
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