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“Beautiful, clean and quiet resort near the Tuscan coast”

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Poggio all'Agnello Country & Beach Residential Resort
Ranked #2 of 12 Hotels in Piombino
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Reviewed 13 May 2014

Excellent room, beautiful and clean resort, friendly staff, great pizzas, ample parking (off-season!), good beds, quiet nights.

Only point to note was there was a swallow's nest directly above our patio which made our outside seating and hanging towels to dry virtually impossible.

You'll really need a car to get anywhere. Interesting sites in close range: Poggiorosso wine estate, Etruscan site of Populonia, town of San Vincenzo with its beach bars (Meriva is nice!), island of Bella and the little bays with their secluded beaches just north of Piombino.

  • Stayed: May 2014, travelled with family
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Reviewed 28 April 2014

We spent nice holidays in Poggio all'Agnello. Very friendly staff. Good restaurants (take away included), family ambiance, good for sports (three tennis courts and very big pool). Overall a very relaxing stay. We will probably come back for the third time !

  • Stayed: August 2013, travelled with family
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2  Thank azizbrs
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Reviewed 8 September 2013

We only stayed at Poggio all'Agnello Country & Beach Resort for one night, travelling to see the coast but we were impressed with the conditions and will plan a longer stay here for sure.
The apartment was very spacious, new and clean, with great facilities for a self catering holiday for a family.
Great value for money!

Stayed: April 2013, travelled as a couple
2  Thank Serenela B
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Reviewed 29 August 2013

Who has ever heard of Piombino? Well you should have, this resort is reason enough to go there.This was a great place to stay for a week if you have the intention of swimming and getting out and about by car. The accommodation was well equipped, although we did think all residents would benefit from a cleaning welcome pack ie washing up liquid, sponge etc and more TV channels in English (BBC World) - the only one out of the 500+ that were on offer. Shop was not well resourced and it was expensive - you are better heading out to the village - 500 mts walk. You need a swimming cap for the pool, so take your own, but you might be able to buy one. Loved the pool - long opening hours and perfect if you enjoy swimming lengths. This lodge was well positioned for visiting San Vincenzo, Populonia, Baratti Beach and other major attractions nearby. Restaurants were great VFM and delivered great meals. We simply loved it, particularly the beaches and seeing the sun setting at Populonia. We can't wait to return and can't recommend this little known gem highly enough.

Room Tip: we stayed in D14 - perfect patio and access to internet
  • Stayed: August 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 13 August 2013

we were on a family trip with 2 teenagers for 2 weeks. we had 2 appartments. It was very calm, the site is clean and the 50m pool is wonderful ! the personal is speaking various languages (German, french, english, ..).
We travalled to Pise which is only 100km far from the resort.
It was a very good experience. I can only recommand it.

Room Tip: room in front of the pool are very nice.
  • Stayed: July 2013, travelled with family
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1  Thank Herve R
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Reviewed 2 August 2013

olympic size pool, good restaurant, resort style as expected (tuscany style), apartments for rent, very nice surroundings ( piombino and san vincenzo nearby) - visit beaches in san vincenzo, supermarkets in san vincenzo, self breakfast

  • Stayed: July 2013, travelled with family
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2  Thank Christoph K
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Reviewed 28 July 2013

This resort opened in 2011 and has yet to mature. It caters when full for around 900 people it was about two thirds full when we, my wife, two teenaged children and I, were present. We stayed for seven nights having traveled from Rome some 230 kilometres away. It is not as the name might convey a beach resort. There is no beach, the nearest one is a 15 minute journey away and is not very appealing or private to the resort, grubby water and poor quality sand , bring your own loungers and shades.

The resort has an Olympic sized swimming pool around which shades an
loungers are located, not always available due to being full, cheek by ghoul Italian style. Swim hats are obligatory. There is a pool side bar and pizzeria open all day and into the evening and a Resturant only open at night. Both serve good quality food and drinks but are expensive. Cheeper better variety of restaurants in Piombino the nearest town.

The shop where most things required for your stay groceries, ice creme, swim gear- towels, hats etc.- can be purchased, although opening times are irregular and stock runs out, like bread quickly, so get in as soon as it opens. Cars have to be parked in the car park at the entrance which means a trek if you are on the far side of the complex. There is a gym, with free weights, running machine etc but it was never open whilst we were there.

The complex boasts wifi but it is only accessible in the pool area and is very, very, slow making it virtually useless, down loading books from Amazon for instance takes ages and surfing the net for local information and details impossible. In deed wifi we found very lacking generally in hotels and restaurants.

Our apartment consisted of a living room/ kitchen area a bedroom and a bedroom platform above the living room accessed by open stairs from the leaving room, one bathroom off the main bedroom so everyone has to pass though it use the facility not very convenient or private. It had air conditioning throughout which worked well.. By using the sofa bed the total sleeping capacity was six. However, if this were utilised as a facility then there would no comfortable seating for max three people. Only other seating was on dining table chairs around the dining table for six. We spent much time relaxing on beds! With only one bathroom even for four of us this was not ideal with six who knows, a rota?. The kitchen lacked an oven and kettle, the filter coffee machine is made for two people rather than six and anything to wash cloths with, although there is a tacitly somewhere in the complex we did not use. Some apartments have outside facilities to eat or relax ours did not being on the first floor. Generally the apartment was just adequate but basic if you are looking for smoking special this is not it. No character at all.

The nearest town is Piombino about a 15/20 minute drive away. It has a port where ferries go to and frow to the island of Elba, well worth doing we thought. Nice seaside villages and generally less frantic than the mainland.Piombino has a nice old centre and pleasant restaurants and a promenade. Both Pisa and Luca are about a 90 minute drive away and are well worth a trip. Florence about 45 minutes further on from Luca would be a push to do as well in one day and we did not go but agin perfectly doable in a day if you set off early.

Overall we were disappointed in the resort. It's okay if you want to do nothing but lie in the sun all day and don't mind basic, there were mainly families with young children who spent most of the day round the Kids pools next to the main pool.The apartment facilities are basic and utilitarian. There is little to do near by and a car/shuttle bus journey is essential to get to the beach and then it's not very attractive. Perhaps in a few years when it settles down and matures it will get better. But there needs to be much more thought put into how to run the place and information provided to guests which is not comprehensive enough. Would we recommend it no, would we come back no.


Stayed: July 2013, travelled with family
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Address: Loc. Poggio all'Agnello, 57025, Piombino, Italy
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Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Livorno > Piombino
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Business Centre with Internet Access Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Ranked #2 of 12 Hotels in Piombino
Price Range: £55 - £82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Poggio all'Agnello Country & Beach Residential Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 171
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