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Kungsbacka, Hallands Län, Sweden
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2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We passed this place by chance and were lucky to find a room. It is a beautifully refurbished old farm with all you need to pamper yourself. Big pool in the garden from where you have a great view of the hilltop town of Cortona. We had a very nice late dinner in the yard of the restaurant and in... More 

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Western Cape, South Africa
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a good location and easily accessible. The buildings are typically 19th Century with beautifully maintained gardens and Cyprus trees. The welcome was warm,and checked in easily. Our room was big and comfortable,with a large modern bathroom. We enjoyed a' Master Chef 'candel lit dinner which was memorable.The continental breakfasts were of good quality and quantity.

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Essex
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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Went for a long weekend with a friend. We booked a suite which was enormous and very clean. The bathrooms were well equipped and great. Staff here mostly speak English and went out their way to make sure we were looked after. On the Saturday we walked up to cortona - a lovely walk but only do if you really... More 

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Rochester, New York
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Reviewed 23 October 2016

Very nice hotel with great value if booked in advance. Provided breakfast was great and we had easy access for day trips to Florence, Assisi and Siena, not to mention Cortona as well. I imagine the grounds in summer and the pool would be amazing place to see.

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Hello, Very nice family run hotel close to Cortona. Stayed here for 4 nights after winning the stay in a charity auction. Room was spacious and nice. Pool was very nice as well. The restaurant in my opinion was not greta and rather expensive. There are far nicer and cheaper options in Cortona.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

I contacted Alessandro back in January to enquire about having our wedding there and was advised that they didn't have their prices so to make contact again in September. I waited patiently and e-mailed again in September, e-mails were ignored and when chased they just asked for the same information previously provided. We really wanted to get married at Cortona... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Reviewed 25 September 2016

This hotel was gorgeous. The grounds were really beautiful. Excellent food at the hotel restaurant. lovely looking pool but it was too cold to go in. Fabulous and spacious room. Breakfast was terrific. The room could have used a touch more lighting.

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Carlsbad, California
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Reviewed 21 September 2016

We spent an afternoon just lounging at the beautiful pool enjoying a great view of Cortona up on the hill. We stayed in the Locanda, not the apartments, and the room was basic, but large and very comfortable. The grounds are beautiful. The staff is very helpful. It's down the hill a bit from the main town; not far, but... More 

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 17 September 2016

We travelled all over Italy before settling here for the week, so we had plenty of stays in other accommodation. Our 12 year old son had a room and en-suite of his own, which was a nice surprise. The setting is superb and Cortona (you need transport to get there) is not far away but is certainly worth a visit... More 

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Columbia, MO
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Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately the hotel was booked and we could not extend our stay. We won't make that mistake again. Had intended for a 2 day, one night Cortona day trip from Florence and we just fell in love with this place. The grounds, the room (we had a 2 bdrm suite), the staff, the pool... Glorious. 1 mile walk from train... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In close proximity to the most fascinating towns of central Italy, renowned for their artistic beauty, such as Florence, Arezzo, Siena and Perugia, in the valley below Cortona, the oldest Etruscan settlement, surrounded by the most typical Tuscan countryside this is the unique setting of Borgo Il Melone. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Borgo il Melone

Address: Localita il Sodo Case Sparse 38, 52042, Cortona, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Arezzo > Cortona
Price Range: ₹ 4,653 - ₹ 72,635 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Borgo il Melone 4*
Number of rooms: 21
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Also Known As:
Borgo Il Melone Hotel Cortona
Hotel Style:
#6 Romantic Hotel in Cortona
#7 Luxury Hotel in Cortona
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“All the rooms are good.”
 of 5 bubbles cozzie50, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you have trouble with stairs, ask for a room on the ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles C1764KMroberto, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“My only tip would be to ask for a room with good a/c. Friends we met had good a/c.”
 of 5 bubbles Hart1209, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Convey your needs to the excellent concierge team , they'll value match your request in a genuine manner.”
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“The first floor rooms had easy access and the windows allowed for a noiseless sleep.”
 of 5 bubbles davidmillman, 10 Dec 2015 | Read review
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