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Osteria del Vicario

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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Our structure get born from an antic monastery from the XIII century and offer a beautiful view on the Chianti hills, offering five romantic rooms (+4 rooms in a near new guest house). Our rich continental breakfast is served in the restaurant.
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Property amenities
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
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HOTEL STYLE
Quaint
Charming
Location
Full view
83Good for walkers
Grade: 83 out of 100
35Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
16Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

This restaurant is enough on its own to make the trip on the funicular railway up to Certaldo Alto worthwhile. Yes, there are wonderful ancient Tuscan buildings, you might want to pay homage to the Renaissance poet Boccaccio or visit the base of Frederico, master...More

Thank Andrew S
Response from Osteria D, Proprietario at Osteria del VicarioResponded 28 September 2018

Dear Andrew S, Really thanks a lot for taking time sharing your experience at Osteria Del Vicario! Your words warm our heart, when our guests are going out so satisfied of their time spent with us there is no better joy in our job! We...More

Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Wonderful exceptionnel meal! Pasta melt in your mouth!!! Service excellent, warm ambiance with soft music that you can appriciate the view! Beautiful food artisticaly done for the eyes too!!! Recommand 100%!!!More

Thank fran_oisjos_b
Response from Osteria D, Proprietario at Osteria del VicarioResponded 28 September 2018

Dear Mr. fran_oisjos_b, Thanks a lot for taking time sharing your experience at Osteria Del Vicario. We are very happy that you enjoyed our food and your time in this medieval monastery, restaurant nowdays! October the 5th the new menù will come out, if you...More

Reviewed 11 July 2018

Place is full of character and the small, terraced restaurant has amazing views. Book dinner ahead so that you aren’t disappointed. Rooms are basic but more than adequate: remember, this is an old monastery! A great place to stay when you are in lovely Certaldo....More

Thank TravellerOxford
Response from Osteria D, Proprietario at Osteria del VicarioResponded 12 July 2018

Dear TravellerOxford, Thanks so much for your feeback! We are very happy that your stay has been lovely, we are sorry for the air conditioning system but as we are under national protection art we are not allowed to put something that might jeopardize the...More

Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

It isn't a hotel, it is a restaurant in which they have four rooms. At the restaurant reception we were given the keys and upon climbing the room up the stairs (no lift) we began to notice how the heat of the kitchens went up...More

Thank Cristina N
Management response:Responded 8 September 2017

Dear Guest, Yes this is not an Hotel, is a bed and breakfast and we have 5 rooms not 4. We are located in an ancient monastery inside a medieval village and of course we don't have the lift (is only one floor with exactly...More

Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent location in Certaldo Alto for a simple lunch with a stunning view! A nice prosecco and life is great! Next door you van visit the museum of the castle. And at night they also serve dinner. But haven't tried that (yet).

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Management response:Responded 25 June 2017

Dear Marco, Thanks a lor for sharing your experience! Your feedback is very important to us! We are looking forward to seeing you for dinner next time! Best Regards, Osteria Del Vicario Erik Regini

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Room Tips
"European style and carm"
Color2do
29 Aug 2016
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"Ask for a large room"
eddykpaxtourstravel
26 Aug 2016
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 91 - US$ 125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
ItalyTuscanyProvince of FlorenceCertaldo
NUMBER OF ROOMS
9
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