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18 reviews
Terrace
Living room
Terrace-garden
Living room
Double bedroom
Double Bedroom
Family Bathroom
Master Bedroom
'with shower'
Private Drive to Apartment
Swimming pool
Pool in privacy of the olive grove
Your Hosts, Ludovico & Francesca
Spoleto Duomo
The garden
Arriving at La Licina
Spoleto 'La Rocca '
Sunset at La Licina
view from the bedroom
Castelluccio di Norcia
La Licina panoramic view
One of the several wild orchids in the garden of La Licina
The Chapel in the main house.
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Guest house -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Spoleto, Province of Perugia, Umbria

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English first
Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 7 May 2013 for a stay in April 2013

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Liked best: Close to town, but felt secluded.
Liked least: Having to leave
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Nancy B
Sechelt, Canada
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
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“La Licina - a winning combination of country charm and great hospitality”
Reviewed 22 March 2013 for a stay in March 2013

La Licina feels like a "home away from home". The colder than average weather this stay forced us to spend more time in doors. La Ginestra was a comfortable and cozy place to relax and take meals. The beauty of this corner of Umbria and the exceptional helpfulness of Ludovico and Francesca are a balm to any traveller's soul.

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Liked best: The warmth and helpfulness of the owners, Francesca and Ludovico. The beautiful setting.
Liked least: I was fully satisfied with my stay.
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Roy_Carol
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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“Umbrian peace [--] tranquility”
Reviewed 9 October 2012 for a stay in May 2012

This is a beautiful place in peaceful and scenic countryside. The rooms are spacious and well appointed - a trifle chilly at night at this time of year (heating is available) but lovely and cool in the days (the weather was mostly fantastic). The donkeys and cats are friendly which is a good job when crossing the fields to the fantastic nearby restaurant - La Macchia.

Our hosts Ludovico and Francesca could not have been more welcoming and helpful.

We took the train to Rome for a 1 night stay - easy journey.

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Liked best: location
Liked least: nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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mwineurop...
Adelaide, Australia
Level 4 Contributor
18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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“Blissful location, accommodation and wonderful care.”
Reviewed 7 July 2012 for a stay in June 2012

We stayed at La Licina- Ginestra for five all too brief days recently. The location of this beautifully restored 17C farmhouse in the Umbrian hills was perfect to explore Umbrian hill towns or just to relax and enjoy local delights. Hosts Ludovico and Francesca provided fantastic support and advice with tips and bookings at wonderful local restaurants, off the beaten track villages to visit and wonderful care when my husband became ill. Our stay at La Licina is the highlight of our vacation in Italy and we will return in 2013 with our family. Perfect with stunning location, beautiful property and apartments and closeness to Spoleto with fantastic walking in the Umbrian countryside!

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Liked best: Everything!
Travelling group: With Spouse/Partner
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Michael O
London, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
“Just perfect!”
Reviewed 1 July 2012 for a stay in June 2012

Beautiful cool apartment, a few minutes drive from Spoleto, which is the ideal holiday town - neither too big nor too small, lots to see, not too many tourists. The views are just as good as in the photos.

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Napa Valley, CA
Reviewed 21 May 2012 for a stay in April 2012

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Liked best: Owners
Travelling group: Family with Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Nancy B
Sechelt, Canada
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
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“La Licina nourishes the soul.”
Reviewed 24 March 2012 for a stay in March 2012

From stunning sunsets, to lounging by the pool in the olive grove, to idyllic country walks, to trips into nearby Spoleto with its imposing aqueduct, medieval charm and abundance of fine restaurants, La Licina keeps drawing me back. My husband and I have been coming here since 2006. We have stayed in both apartments, alone and with friends. Ludovico and Francesca are exceptionally friendly and generous hosts. The apartments offer the charm of country living combined with modern conveniences, including internet access. A holiday at la Licina provides the perfect blend of peace and quiet with the opportunity to sample Italian culture at its finest.

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Liked best: The friendly hosts and the stunning physical location.
Liked least: I can't really think of a negative.
Travelling group: With Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
Large groups People with pets
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
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