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Hotel Leon Bianco

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Sydney
Reviewed 18 December 2012

This is the second time we have stayed at Leon Bianco and it is a great hotel!! It is right in the centre of San Gimignano - literally!! The rooms are large, clean with a great bathroom with all floors serviced by a lift. The TV was good as was the air conditioner. We found the staff to be polite,...

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Pisa, Toscana, Italy
Reviewed 3 December 2012

San Gimignano is my favorite town in Tuscany. It is beautiful and relaxing. The hotel is in a lovely courtyard near cafes and shops. I've taken friends and family to stay at Hotel Leon Bianco while I lived in Italy.

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

Dear Meghan we thank you for having spent your time on making compliments to our hotel, and thank you also to your friend and to your family that where our guest, many wishes for the 2013! From all the staff of Leon Bianco

Mahwah, New Jersey
Reviewed 12 November 2012

We had reserved our four night stay by email. The hotel staff was very accomodating in setting up two wine tours as well as dinner reservations. Upon our arrival we were upgraded to a larger room without any request. Theview of the Tuscan countryside from our room was incredible. The rooms were well furnished and reasonable in price. The location...

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

Dear George, thank you very much for your wonderful comments to our hotel, service and staff! If we have availability of free rooms we like to upgrade our guests, so that they are more satisfied, like you, and as per regards our work there aren't any problems. We would be very happy to welcome you again in the future, many...

Milford, Connecticut
Reviewed 10 November 2012

Just spent two days at HLB and it was great. Given the great location, the room prices were fantastic. In addition, the rooms were clean(albeit a bit outdated) and the staff was courteous. I can't comment on breakfast but the cafe attached to the hotel makes a mean cappuccino.

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

Dear Jants, thank you for your nice review, we are agree with you, the location of our hotel is fantastic, just in the centre of the medieval town, in front of an ancient well where in old time people took water to drink....maybe it's for this reason that we have style rooms (more than outdated), we aim to create an...

Velika Gorica, Croatia
Reviewed 4 November 2012

First of all, ask for either countryside or Piazza della Cisterna view because you can end up with a humble view on hotel's inner courtyard. Hotel's position is really awesome, right on Piazza della Cisterna in center of historic San Gimignano. You can reach hotel with a car, just follow the signs, leave the luggage and then return to one...

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

Dear Mr Ferdo thank you very much for your review, we are very happy that you have enjoyed your time to our hotel, and that you have appreciated all our services in the room! We are particularly pleased when customers make compliments to our staff, because our kindness is a value that we add to the undeniable beauty of our...

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 30 October 2012

We stayed at the Hotel Leon Bianco Oct. 2012 and really loved it. The staff is just wonderful and so helpful. We enjoyed the best meals of our entire trip based on recommendations from the staff (we could not believe how affordable the meals were!). The WiFi was pretty good. There is a cafe across from the piazza that has...

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

Dear Ecdurant thank you very much for you positive review and for your good opinion about our staff! As you say, all rooms have their positives, those with view are very pretty, but many rooms with the windows face on the inner courtyard are romantic and cozy too. Regarding our suggestion, we can recommend good restaurant primarily because many guests,...

Wirral UK
Reviewed 28 October 2012

The hotel has the perfect location overlooking Piazza della Cisterna. The Piazza is a short walk up the main street from where the bus dropped us off. Reception 5/5 - a very efficient and friendly lady dealt with us. We arrived before the due check in time, but our room was ready. Small lift. Small seating area. Room 5/5 -...

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

Dear Barbara, your review is beautiful and really helpfull for the other Trippers as it analyses and checks every side of our hotel and it emphasizes the best peculiaritys. You have been an attentive but generous reviewer! If you will come back to San Gimignano we will be glad to can accomodate you again Thank you from all th staff!

Surfers Paradise, Australia
Reviewed 27 October 2012

A beautifully presented hotel in the absolute centre of the UNESCO protected Tuscan hilltop town of San Gimignano. The family run hotel is situated on Piazza della Cisterna and the beautiful medieval cisterna. The service by every member of the staff is amazing, nothing is ever a problem. Being so central in Tuscany gave us the chance to base ourselves...

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

Dear Mark, as always you prove to be a very kind person, careful to leave a nice message every time you come to visit us. You and your wife are definitely loyal customers, we always are happy to see you because you are guests discreet but friendly, so we thank you for this generous review full of compliments! Now in...

Santarcangelo di Romagna, Italy
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...

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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...

Cincinnati, OH
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...

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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...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Breakfast included
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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 

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Address: Piazza della Cisterna, 13, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > San Gimignano
Price Range: $131 - $233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Leon Bianco 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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Hotel Style:
#5 Romantic Hotel in San Gimignano
#6 Family Hotel in San Gimignano
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“Get a view of the square!”
marksM4596FE, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Get the front view. Zero noise at any time!”
Deepshop, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Stayed at the appartment of the hotel at the backside. Was very nice”
Wilmazz, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“leave before 9:30 AM and its an easy drive out!”
Pauld886, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The suites overlooking the Piazza are larger and more luxurious, but noisier.”
jgjgjgjgjgjg, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
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