Our Favorite Lodgings Between San Gimignano & Volterra


Why are these our favorites? Because they are affordable, charming, well-managed, and always at safe, convenient locations in the center of town. We have carefully hand-picked many of these lodgings from the overwhelming number of options available on our partner site, ExcellentHotels.com. Our choices are based on many factors, starting with location and high marks from a majority of guests. Just click on the region name or city name or hotel name to browse our suggested listings.

Hotel Villa San Lucchese - In Italy Online Favorite!

This gracious 15th-century villa has 37 guestrooms, including many family rooms. There is also a restaurant; heated swimming pools, one for adults and one for kids; tennis court; air conditioning; elevator; direct-dial telephone; satellite TV; hair dryer; and an Internet point in the lobby. Read more....

San Gimignano Country Resort

Occupying ancient farmhouses on a panoramic hilltop near San Gimignano, these 11 beautifully furnished apartments vary in size among one, two and three bedrooms with one or two bathrooms. Each apartment sleeps a minimum of 2 to a maximum of 6 people and is composed of a living room, kitchenette with microwave/grill and full fridge (dishwashers are provided in the larger apartments), heating/air conditioning, satellite TV and telephone. Some apartments also have a fireplace. All are charmingly furnished in the typical Tuscan style.  The property is completed by a swimming pool; restaurant; and DSL Internet access. Read more....

Tuscan Winery Retreat

Many guests say this ancient hamlet, located at the very center of Tuscany, produces the best wine they've ever tasted. When you consider the rock-bottom price, that makes it even better, doesn't it? Beneath a canopy of towering umbrella pines, you'll stay in an authentic apartment in a converted farmhouse. The amenities are simple, but the bargain prices are a real draw. A great location for seeing as much Tuscany as possible. Read more....

Podere di Montaione

This extremely popular property offers separate houses for 4-8 on a small farm with a flourishing orchard and garden for guests; telephone; satellite TV; Internet access and Internet point; window screens; dishwasher; shared washing machine; pool; tennis. Read more....

Medieval Borgo di Certaldo

Sprawled across a vast estate on a panoramic hilltop along the old pilgrims way, these historical stone buildings offer apartments or standalone villas with air conditioning and DSL Internet access. There are several swimming pools, and short stays are accepted except in July and August. Read more....


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