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Hotel Athena

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“terrace bar”(59 reviews)
“free parking”(146 reviews)
“seventh floor”(17 reviews)
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All reviewsterrace barfree parkingseventh floordeluxe roominside the city wallseconomy roomtuscan countrysidefront desk staffhotel restaurantpiazza del campowithin the wallsshort walkbeautiful viewold cityvery nice hotelbottle of winebreakfast was excellent
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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Our booking was for a quiet superior room, unfortunately there was nothing superior about the room we were given except its location on the 8th floor. It should have been, according their website, 18sqm,  and 810 was simply the smallest of the entire floor, less...More

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Response from HotelAthenaSiena, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Hotel AthenaResponded 10 January 2018

Dear Guest, we regret you did not appreciated the first room was given to you because, as I also explained you at the check-out, it is a real superior room with a pleasant view over the backyard instead of the main road like the second...More

Reviewed 4 January 2018

First, after a nightmare with car trying to get parking in Florence this was perfect. The hotel is a perfect split between looking over the Tuscany countryside and the perfect location for a walk into central Siena. A bit overpriced but you have to accept...More

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Response from HotelAthenaSiena, Reception at Hotel AthenaResponded 7 January 2018

Dear stig, thank you for having stayed with us and for your good review. The location of the hotel in the historic center but not within the ZTL, as well as free parking, are two of the greatest strengths! We are glad you appreciated them!...More

Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

We loved this hotel. The location was perfect, within the city walls...the staff was very friendly with service and recommendations. The hotel was very comfortable and loved the fact it was not far from Piazza Del Campo and all the great shops, restaurants, bars and...More

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Reviewed 27 December 2017

We loved this hotel - greeted very professionally on arrival and shown to our nice room. Good bar area on the rooftop with excellent views out over Tuscany. Breakfast was OK with lots of options although the coffee was a bit disappointing compared to other...More

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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Friendly and efficient staff, spoke good English, check in straight forward. Room generally all good and comfortable, but far too hot. Same for communal areas, stifling. Breakfast buffet was pretty good including a full honey comb tray and amazing cake selection if you like cake...More

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Free Parking
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Breakfast included
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US$89 - US$327 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Green Hotel in Siena
#1 Luxury Hotel in Siena
#4 Family Hotel in Siena
#4 Business Hotel in Siena
#8 Romantic Hotel in Siena
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Details
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US$89 - US$327 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Green Hotel in Siena
#1 Luxury Hotel in Siena
#4 Family Hotel in Siena
#4 Business Hotel in Siena
#8 Romantic Hotel in Siena
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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N5852CJpaulinec
2 January 2018|
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Response from robogk | Reviewed this property |
Hello Our room had air conditioning, as, did the breakfast room along with people complaining that it was too cold.... It wasn't.. at all.
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Thos64
30 November 2017|
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Response from robogk | Reviewed this property |
Hello... sorry for the delay in replying I have no experience of the Palio except that we were told it gets incredibly busy... So I guess get to the square early is the only thing I can stay.
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guinabixler
12 November 2017|
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Response from solarpanel | Reviewed this property |
Yes David is right, we were very happy with the terrace bar - it is not always manned so you don't need to buy a drink to go there. You will find reception very helpful and they deliver what they promise
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"Ask for 3rd or 4th floor rooms with views"
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"Great view on top floors. Rooms are quiet."
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"Rooms on the south side offer fantastic scenic views over the city walls and Tuscan countryside."
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"Stay away from the elevators and terrace bar - do not accept any room that ends in 02"
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