We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Villa Scacciapensieri

Expedia.comUS$123*
View Deal
#11 of 40 Hotels in Siena
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Lock in the lowest price from our partners
View Deal
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 7 more sites!
Professional photos
Villa Scacciapensieri
Villa Scacciapensieri
Panoramas (19)
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

390 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 233: English reviews
Start your review of Villa Scacciapensieri
 Click to rate
Milton, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Villa for 4 days, as our base for exploring Tuscany a bit, and were happy with our choice. We had an Economy Room (all that was available when we booked), and it was just adequate...very small sitting area, bathroom was ok but clean, but having the beds up stairs was no fun and required planning to...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank randyhammell
Sacramento, California
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Hotel is very quaint, location is excellent if you are willing to take bus which is convenient and a short ride into town square. Couple of shortcomings are that the bed is not very comfortable and linens are stiff. This can be a easy fix, otherwise it is a lovely place.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank Surendar C
McLean, Virginia
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in room 30 and had nice view of grounds/garden and Siena. Very nice breakfast; no coffee maker in room but if you go down to restaurant they will make coffee you can take back to room. Nice looking pool was not yet open. You can take bus into town, but if you have car you can drive to...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jim B
Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed hear for 4 nights (2 adult and 1 kid one year). We had a lovely time. Perfect location for exploring the area off to scant and close to Siena city. We're good food at the hotel for both breakfast and dinner.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Gitte D
Tulsa, Oklahoma
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This small hotel is out of the traffic area of the city about a 10-15 minute drive from Piazza del Campo. There is a very nice restaurant that provides a complimentary breakfast and has an excellent dinner menu. We ate there one evening and it was quite good with excellent service. Our room had a very nice sitting area with...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank travelsOK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stated here for two nights and were immediately impressed with the room upgrade upon arrival. The hotel is possibly a little dated in some areas but we get it added to the quirks of what was a lovely place to stay. The views were stunning surrounding the hotel. We took a walk behind the villa and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Michael B
Bratislava Region, Slovakia
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

I cant say stop saying wonderful. The Villa, the bar, cosy and clean rooms, and the garden... only stayed an overnight on the way to Rome... but i definitely come back. Soon! Breakfast also great and parking for free and in the area. Just one thing is difficult: To check out and leave! It is so peaceful here.. little lemon...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Peter_Blazicek777
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

A lovely Villa surrounded by gardens on the hilly outskirts of Siena so there are good views of the countryside. Took bus no. 3 from the train station (tickets from Information inside) or Piazza Gramsci.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Maria N
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

The staff are friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. The villa is beautiful, the rooms are comfortable and cozy. The hostess kept the fire going while we dined on wine and sandwiches and after-dinner digestivos in the late evening in the bar. Wonderful. We will return.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Valerie F
Boyce, Virginia
Reviewed 30 October 2016

My wife and I were decided to spend more than just a day or so in Siena. We carefully chose this location because it was out side of il centro but on a bus route for city buses. It had a pool, it had "a room with a view" something my wife tries to make happen as often as possible...

 Report
Helpful?
4Thank tom l

476 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (251)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (53)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (8)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Room/Suite (36)
Viewed
Dining (15)
Viewed
View from Room (32)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
1:48
Videos (1)
Viewed
Other (101)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (201)
Viewed
Classic Best Room (Siena View) (23)
Viewed
Economy Room (28)
Viewed
Pool (17)
Viewed
Dining (12)
Viewed
Superior Room (Limonaia) (41)
Viewed
The Hotel (80)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (24)
Viewed
Dining (7)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
Room/Suite (2)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Other (11)
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Siena hotels
2.6 km away
Hotel Athena
Hotel Athena
#6 of 40 in Siena
3,145 reviews
3.3 km away
Palazzo di Valli
Palazzo di Valli
#2 of 40 in Siena
643 reviews
2.1 km away
Hotel Garden
Hotel Garden
#13 of 40 in Siena
2,016 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.7 km away
Grand Hotel Continental
1.7 km away
Sangallo Park Hotel
5.4 km away
Aia Mattonata Relais
Aia Mattonata Relais
#1 of 40 in Siena
678 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The four star hotel “Villa Scacciapensieri” is ideal for clients looking for a peaceful, warm and cordial atmosphere, an excellent kitchen and attentive service. Location : the hotel is set in its own large park and gardens on top of a little hill only 2.5 km north of the medieval city walls of Siena, 1,5 km from the train station, just on the border of the Chianti wine region ; all the main sights of Tuscany are easily reached. There is a very regular public bus service from the Villa to the historical centre every 15 minutes (on weekends twice an hour, after 8 p.m. once an hour). The main Villa, constructed in the late 1790’s – early 1800’s, has rooms on the two upper floors, while the reception desk (24 h.), the restaurant "Altri Tempi", the cosy bar-lounge with open fire place and library, the private little chapel and the media-room with Internet access are all located on the ground level. There are two annex buildings "Limonaia" and "Villino" both very close to the main Villa. All rooms are air-conditioned. The outdoor swimming pool (open from mid May to October) overlooks the Chianti hills. We also have a tennis court, bicycles and parking for the exclusive use of our guests, there is no charge for these facilities. Garages are available on request (Euro 20,-/night). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Scacciapensieri

Address: Via di Villaggio Scacciapensieri 10, 53100, Siena, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > Siena
Price Range: $180 - $473 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Villa Scacciapensieri 4*
Number of rooms: 31
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Orbitz, Travelocity, Hotwire, Priceline, Cancelon, TripOnline SA and HRS so you can book your Villa Scacciapensieri reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Villa Scacciapensieri Hotel Siena
Hotel Style:
#3 Luxury Hotel in Siena
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Villa Scacciapensieri staff and other travellers.
7 questions
Ask a question
Rye Brook, New York

See all questions (7)

Questions? Get answers from Villa Scacciapensieri staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Room was a little warm and hotels here don't turn on ac till June, ”
818surendarc, 20 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for the suite with the view of the Siena skyline.”
toml557, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Apparently there's an annexe- we stayed in the main house which was perfect.”
Apopisso, 18 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Room on top floor of the main Villa offers superb views of Siena”
RodolfoLara, 6 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Just don't stay here!!!! :-)”
42SusanM42, 28 Oct 2015 | Read review
5 of 5
Expedia.com
US$123* /night
View Deal
PricelineUS$189
Hotels.comUS$124
Orbitz.comUS$123
View all 9 deals
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates