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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

My friends and I had a great stay in residenzia san domenico in siena. The room was spacious and nice and the bathroom was very modern and clean. Since we were four people, two slept on a sort of pull-out couch-bed, which was not that comfortable. Otherwise we were completley happy with our choice of residence :)

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Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Spacious and generously furnished these rooms were a surprised by joy experience. Definitely authentic centre of religious life from days gone by. Well worth the stay. The view of the cathedral that filled the window was a bonus!

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Thank JDLOA
Rome, Italy
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2014

Located extremely close to San Domenico, as well as the hugely convenient Piazza Gramsci (loads of buses pick-up and drop-off here), this hotel/B&B is seriously amazing. We are a young couple, traveling on a budget and not only did we want to stay within the Siena walls but also near the area I used to live in. Residenza San Domenico... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2013

But for a few minor issues with one of our rooms we enjoyed our stay at Residenza San Domenico. We drove to Siena and navigating to the hotel was a challenge. They do not have parking so we had to get a free spot in the lot opposite the fortress about a 15 minute walk from the hotel. The other... More 

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Rolling Hills Estates, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2013

The only negative thing about my stay at this amazing inn was not booking more than one night. My cousin and I had just arrived from Vernazza taking three trains and a cab, and were exhausted from travel. We knew we had arrived the moment we entered from the street...this place has real character. The lady who registered us was... More 

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Rural Wiltshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2013

We chose San Domenico because of its location and we had stayed there before. On our previous visit it was just self catering and frankly it was not a lot different this time. If you are expecting a real B & B with fresh breakfast served every morning you will be disappointed. Breakfast consists of a selection of packaged items... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2013 via mobile

I got dropped off by the taxi and couldn't see where the hotel was but after waking down the street and speaking to another hotel he advised to check out the buzzers and that I'm not the only person to not know that the hotel is behind these massive wooden doors! Stayed for 4 nights and the location is brilliant... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2013

We stayed at the San Domenico for three nights. Siena is an amazing city and is not to be missed. While the location of this hotel is great, they desperately need to remodel their bathrooms. The bathroom flooded multiple times and it made it terrible to shower. Our friends stayed down the hall and had the exact same issues. While... More 

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Pultroppo non abbiamo la presunzione di competere con gli Hotel la nostra e' una Affittacamere con possibilità di colazione avendo... More 

Fort Collins, Colorado, United States
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2013

We were an easy walk from the bus station, and the two main attractions for us, the Duomo of Siena and the gigantic Piazza Il Campo. We wanted to see them by day and by night. Little did we know that one of the most breathtaking views of the beautiful Duomo would be from our hotel window. Daniella and Claudio... More 

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Reviewed 10 October 2010

My huisband and I atyed there for 2 nights on our honeymoon. The rooms were clean and comfortable. The view from our room was beautiful! There is an espresso maker in your room for coffee in the morning. There is also a "kitchenette" in one of the closets, which was nice. We were able to make dinner and a good... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Residenza San Domenico is located in Via della Sapienza, at the beginning of the principal access road to the city, near the Basilica of San domenico, in the district of the Dragon, the second floor of an ancient palace of the '500. Its location near the area ZTL (limited traffic zone), making it easily accessible by car with which you can reach ten meters for unloading luggage, apart from the temporary permit for those who want to arrive in front of the main entrance and then park in the neighboring street, without charge or in guarded parking fee. The rooms available are 6 of which 2 (Il Duomo and Il Mangia) with views of Duomo and Torre del Mangia, through an expanse of roofs typically characteristic red Siena, other 3 (S. Ansano, San Domenico and La Sapienza) overlooking via della Sapienza, so called from the historic University placed there as a last (Santa Caterina) is a courtyard. All rooms are fully serviced by Wifi, heating, air conditioning, possibility of using kitchen, bathroom complete personal. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Residenza San Domenico

Address: Via della Sapienza 39, 53100, Siena, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > Siena
Price Range: ₹ 7,608 - ₹ 25,019 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“Ask for a view over the old city”
 of 5 bubbles JDLOA, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“Get a room opposite the street. Still won't help with the bells at 7:00 am.”
 of 5 bubbles DavidG831, 1 Dec 2013 | Read review
“The best room is No 6 which has an amazing view of the Duomo.”
 of 5 bubbles GrannyKNS, 23 Oct 2013 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view of the Duomo (which will be quieter than a room on the street side.)”
  • The Duomo complex by night
  • A whimsical ceiling fresco
  • View from the Superior double room
 of 5 bubbles 34SueD, 3 Jul 2013 | Read review
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