Siena

Budget

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Piccolo Hotel Il Palio
Piazza del Sale, 18

(http://www.piccolohotelil...) cheap but not very well kept 2 star hotel within the city-walls from €60 2007 easy to reach by foot from the station.

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I Terzi di Siena
Via Del Paradiso 21

(http://www.terzidisiena.it/) rooms and apartments for rent at few steps from piazza del campo, with unique view over siena monuments! free wireless internet, use of kitchen, small buffet breakfast, single room from € 45.

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Agriturismo Monaciano
via Ascom 1

(http://www.monaciano.com/...) tuscany self catering accommodations into the chianti hills 7 km from siena with swimming pool, ping-pong and a romantic park. monaciano has many farmhouses that may comfortably accommodates large families or large group of friends.

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Santuario S. Caterina
Via Camporegio, 37
+39 0577 44177
€60-90

Run by a nunnery, this modest hotel near the Basilica di S. Domenico provides sanctuary to weary travellers. Curfew is 11pm.

Midrange

Midrange
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Chiostro del Carmine
Via Della Diana 4

(http://www.chiostrodelcar...) via della diana 4. tel +39 0577 223476 fax +39 0577 222556. 4 star hotel located in historical residence, siena center. rooms from €99.

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NH Excelsior
Piazza La Lizza

(http://www.nh-hotels.com/...), piazza la lizza, +39 0577 382111 . situated inside the walls, the nh excelsior is elegant and pleasant, and has easy access to the city’s main attractions. the hotel, recently completely refurbished, has 129 rooms all of which offer comfort and a modern design.

Midrange
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Le Meridiane
Via Fracassi 3
+39 0577 280000
Midrange
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Albergo Bernini
Villa della Sapienza 15

(http://www.albergobernini.com), via della sapienza n°15 just down the street from san domenico tel. +39-0577-289047 mailto:hbernin@tin.it use simple english if you email - dated but clean rooms in a tiny, centrally-located inn. a truly friendly older couple owns and runs it, and lives on the property they leave their door open often. the great thing is the view of siena - spectacular, as you look across the unobstructed valley and almost down at the piazza del campo and duomo. the two rooms at the back have the view. they also have good tips on the best inexpensive dining, which is fabulous. at midnight they lock the doors and go to bed. double with bath €85, without bath €65.

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Piccolo Hotel Etruria
Via delle Donzelle, 3

(http://www.hoteletruria.com), via donzelle 3. you can't beat the location; it's just a couple of steps up from the campo. clean, recently renovated, has a nice common room with a small balcony right over banchi di sotto - the final leg of the route towards the campo taken by the constant parades of the contrada which won the latest palio these last for a few weekends after the event, and can mean a group of thoroughly drunk stragglers accompanied by costumed drummers and banner-wavers at 2 in the morning - this is not frowned upon by the locals; as you go up the stairs to the rooms there is also a display of the riding accessories of the civetta, the small but very proud contrada where the hotel is located it finally won the palio in august of '09 after waiting for more than 30 years, earning in the process the dubious distinction of being the nonna, or "grandma", as the contrada who haven't won for the longest time. doubles with bath around €90 in season; curfew at 1 am. also, a slightly more downmarket cousin tre donzelle next door up at #5; a smaller, more spartan room will run you €10-€15 cheaper. skip the restaurant in the basement, unless you are after the heavily promoted barrel-vault interior; food is unexceptional and overpriced.

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Borgo Grondaie
Strada delle Grondaie, 15

(http://www.borgogrondaie.com), strada delle grondaie, 15. tel. +39 0577 332539 - fax. + 39 0577 335761. a typical farmhouse hotel with swimming pool. it offers a selection of studio apartments and en-suite rooms in a country and friendly atmosphere.

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Residence Villa Il Borghetto
strada dei tufi 64

(http://www.villailborghet...). splendid aristocratic residence originating from the early 1600s, in the countryside , ten minutes' drive from the historical centre of siena. it incorporates eight spacious apartments , which may host up to seven persons. it is complemented by the dependance, a holiday home to the same standard. each of the eight spacious apartments is a synthesis of comfort, elegant style, traditional taste and modern functionality.

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Villa Brignole
Italia

(http://www.villabrignole....) among the hills, only 7 km far from siena, villa brignole was builted in the early nineteenth century by the marquis brignole and now is become an historical residence.the convenience and comfort of the setting, the sobriety and the tuscan style of the apartments and rooms create a delicious ambience. a beautiful pool is located in the large garden that surrounds the villa.

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The Hotel Minerva

(http://www.albergominerva...), via garibaldi, 72, inside the walls of siena. there are 59 bedrooms with bathrooms, phone, color tv, safe deposit box, air conditioning, fridge-bar, laundry service, fast internet facility. the bedrooms have a view of old siena. a meeting room is available. garage. ten minutes' walk from piazza del campo. 500 meters from the railway station.

Top end

Top end
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Campo Regio Relais
Via della Sapienza 25

(http://www.camporegio.com). a bed and breakfast-style hotel, renovated in 2005, in the historical center of siena, with amazing view onto the old town.

Top end
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Borgo Scopeto Relais
Strada comunale 13

(http://www.borgoscopetore...). beautiful 4-star hotel and restaurant immersed in vineyards and olive groves of the tuscan countryside 12 km from siena. also does weddings and meetings.

Top end
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Castello delle Serre
Piazza XX Settembre No. 1

(http://www.castellodelles...). historic castle converted to b&b inn/hotel 20 min from siena in the heart of wine country. enchanting property with modern and upscale accommodations. perfect home-base location for exploring the crete senese area. info@castellodelleserre.com

Top end
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Il Boschetto

4 km from siena, 9-room villa with pool, private garden, large living room with open fireplace, satellite-tv and video, 5 large bedrooms.

Camping

camping
Montagnola
Strada della Montagnola 39, Sovicille
+39 0577 314473

Beyond the small village of Sovicille about 12 km from Siena with regular bus connections. It's a decent site with basic facilities but quite friendly and helpful staff.

camping
Siena Colleverde
Strada di Scacciapensieri 47
+39.0577.332.545 / +39.0577.334.080
The campsite can be reached by taking bus 8 from the city centre and asking to be let off at camping Colleverde (the stop itself is actually quite near the entrance to the site, there's a good and cheap pasticceria/bar nearby as well). You can walk but it's quite strenuous to do so.

About 3 km east from the city centre and up the hill from the rail station. It is quite a large campsite and has all the facilities and a swimming pool. As of 2012 year, you can rent cabins with toilet/shower for 2/3/4/5 persons €65/80/105/115 per night, maybe cheaper when booked through traveling sites.