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philadelphia
Reviewed 14 June 2009

Our drive from Venice had been way too long and filled with calamities, such as an ill sister in law and a transmission that was about to fall. We reached Il Canto del Sole late afternoon, with the help of Laura's perfect directions. We were tired and frustrated, but Laura and Luciano helped us regroup. Laura found a doctor for...

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Palo Alto, CA
Reviewed 30 May 2009

We stayed at the this lovely B&B outside of Siena during the month of May. It was absolute perfection. We spent most of our days in Siena which is a mere 10min away; but one can easily reach fabulous local wineries. In the afternoons and evenings, Il Canto provides a rustic retreat to come back to. Walking around the farms...

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Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 28 May 2009

Our extended family of 9 unanimously declared this their favorite experience of our 26 day European adventure. This includes 5 star hotel stays in Florence, Rome, Madrid and Paris. Luciano and Laura are wonderful hosts. If offered the opportunity you MUST partake of the dinner Laura prepares once in a while. It was also the best meal of our trip....

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Tel Aviv
Reviewed 26 May 2009

Just returned from a 4 - day stay at Il Canto del Sole with three other couples, celebrating our 50th birthdays. What more can be said about this amazing place and its gracious hosts? Laura and Luciano are the sweetest couple who put their heart and soul into this place, The result isan amazing location, charming atmosphere,great food and an...

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New York
Reviewed 25 March 2009

At the risk of piling onto prior reviews, we had an AWESOME experience staying at Il Canto Del Sole. Laura and Luciano were the perfect hosts and went many extra miles to make our stay a perfect Tuscan experience. Not only did they help us book a fantastic cooking class in nearby Siena, they also offered to drive us to...

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Fort Worth, Texas, USA
Reviewed 5 January 2009

I can not say enough good things about our 4-night stay at Il Canto del Sole. Laura and Luciano are the best hosts ever- very accomodating and willing to bend over backwards for whatever is needed. Breakfast was great- fresh pastries, breads, meats, cheeses, and eggs. Laura cooked two amazing dinners during our stay and Luciano has a great wine...

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Philadelphia, PA
Reviewed 4 January 2009

Hello Readers, My wife and I went away in October for our first anniversary to Italy and our first stay was with Luciano and Laura at their B&B in Tuscany. From the moment we arrived we knew we were in heaven; From the sweet smell of the flowers, the beautiful countryside views (including Luciano's vineyard and horses), to the warm...

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New York
Reviewed 17 October 2008

All of the superlative reviews of this small B&B are completely justified. When booking the trip I thought the reviews were too good to be true. We were more than surprised when this property met and exceeded our expectations. The Owners were gracious and very helpful with suggestions and recommendations. Make sure to visit the Wednesday market in Siena. Great...

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philadelphia
Reviewed 13 October 2008

My husband and I just spent 4 wonderful days at Il Canto del Sole. You know that from the minute you arrive you've found heaven. Laura, Luciano, and their son Marco are the most gracious hosts and they treated us like part of the family during our stay there. The room was perfect with amazing views and Laura's food was...

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Los Angeles
Reviewed 9 September 2008

My wife, 3 kids and I stayed at Il Canto del Sole in August of 08. It was truly a remarkable experience. The kids loved the pool and had a great time helping to feed the horses. Such a lovely spot, with wonderful atmosphere and Cuna is such a picture perfect old town. Our only regret was that we ONLY...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
"IL CANTO DEL SOLE" is an old 18 th century Tuscan farmhouse. We have recently restored it, preserving all its original features. The Farmhouse offers 10 rooms, each furnished with the simple furniture originally found in them, which has been carefully restored.The rooms are all very light and airy and offer a complete range of facilities: satellite TV, fridge, bathroom with shower and hair dryer. Both structures are surrounded by around one hectare of shady gardens, immersed in the heart of the crete senesi countryside. They are just 10 km from Siena (Porta Romana) and 1 km from the "Grancia di Cuna" (a 13 th century fortified farmhouse on the Via Francigena). We offer our guests: a salt water swimming pool (7 x 14), children's play areas, a barbecue area and a panoramic terrace above our wine cellar, with views over the Val d'Arbia. During the winter, breakfast and dinner are served in a large dining room with a central fireplace, while during the summer, they are served in the external courtyard.A pool table and a selection of games are available to guests in the lemon room, adjacent to the lounge. In addition to cooking, we (Luciano and Laura) are at your complete disposal for any information or suggestions for walks, mountain biking, horse riding and car excursions. In addition to the gardens, we also have around three hectares of land where you will find our horses' paddocks, a small vineyard and vegetable crops grown exclusively for use by our family and our guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Il Canto del Sole

Address: Via di Villa Canina 1292, 53014, Monteroni d'Arbia, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > Monteroni d'Arbia
Price Range: ₹ 7,437 - ₹ 9,452 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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Il Canto Del Sole Hotel Monteroni d`Arbia
Il Canto Del Sole Province Of Siena/Monteroni D'Arbia, Italy
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