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Locanda Linando II Bed & Breakfast

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful stay! Our host Chiara was very welcoming to my aunt and I, who stayed with her in September. Certaldo Alto is a great alternative to busier hill top towns in Tuscany, and with a central location. Our room had views of San Gimignano, and our breakfast was served out in the courtyard (very rare in such a...

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Reviewed 28 May 2016

This was our first trip to Italy and we were blown away by our stay at Locanda Linando II B&B. When we arrived Chiara was waiting for us even though our flight was delayed and we were very late! She was so friendly and welcoming, helping us with a parking permit and telling us all about the B&B and Certaldo....

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Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

Great rooms. Plenty of space. Bathroom was a little tight but worked well. Lovely old home. We were well taken care of. We loved the winding staircases and each one of the murals. It is truly beautiful. The neighborhood is quaint and very quiet.

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Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

Fantastic B&B!! Locanda linando will always be my Tuscan home away from home ,my wife and I used this B&B as our base of operation to explore the the Tuscan country side. Chiara our host was amazing getting us easily settled in with a warm welcome and a wonderful help with local knowledge on where to visit and great places...

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Vestfossen, Norway
Reviewed 3 August 2015

My first stay at Locanda Linando II was absolutely marvellous. The interior is very nice, and the house brings your thoughts back to the medieval. But what makes the trip perfect is the owner of the Place - Chiara. We called her "the Angel of Certaldo". She makes the breakfast in the backyard the perfect start of the day. Big...

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Chichester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 September 2014

This was our second visit to the place and we loved it just as much as the first time. Chiara the owner is a delight and she went to any length to ensure that we enjoyed our stay. Great traditional food and ambiance - Highly recommended - we can't wait to go back again.

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Mount Sterling, Ohio, United States
Reviewed 15 June 2014

If you want a true Italian experience away from the mobs, this is it. Relaxed, beautiful, friendly. The history is fascinating, the food is to die for. Chiara, the owner, helps you feel right at home immediately and can help with all sorts of things. I would definitely return.

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Terrigal, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 2 September 2013

I would highly recommend a visit to Locando Linando for anyone wanting a real taste of Italy. The location is postcard perfect, a Medieval village sitting high on top of Certaldo with cobbled streets and traditional buildings lining the streets. The bed and breakfast itself is lovely and the owner, Chiara is not only fluent in English but has an...

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 5 June 2013

Locanda Linando II is the quintessential B&B in the quintessential Tuscan town. Certaldo is off the beaten path but centered in the heart of Tuscany (why pay for the commercial kitsch and crowds of San Gimignano when it's yours for the viewing from the ramparts of Certaldo and your room at Locanda Linando II)! Chiara is a wonderful hostess who,...

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 18 February 2013

Don't miss this unique B & B. Explore the rooms in this ancient, renovated historical building and find a new surprise in every corner. Hear all about the area from your charming hostess Chiara and see the magnificant scenery in the area.

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  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Locanda Linando II Bed & Breakfast

Address: Via Valdracca 13-15 | Certaldo, 50052, Certaldo, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Certaldo
Price Range: £42 - £93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“Nice rooms, very good atmosphere”
 of 5 bubbles PerGustavsen, 3 Aug 2015 | Read review
“I do 't feel that this B&B is appropriate for young children, but for adults, it is wonderful. As is the way for most quaint, Italian accommodations, there are no screens. This is, after all, a 14th century building. However, the room was comfortable with the use of a fan (provided).”
 of 5 bubbles juliannetemplek, 15 Jun 2014 | Read review
“All rooms are amazing!”
 of 5 bubbles 416MariaS416, 17 Oct 2012 | Read review
“I loved my room on the Via Valdracca side of the Locando because my windows opened out onto a view of the valley and the distant towers of San Gimignano.”
 of 5 bubbles Rafikiyangu81, 13 Sep 2012 | Read review
“reserve on time as there are few rooms. But don't hesitate to check with Chiara last minute too, like we had to!”
 of 5 bubbles HellenRoosberg, 1 Sep 2012 | Read review
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