Charming Hotel L'Antico Pozzo - Via San Matteo 87 San Gimignano - Siena - Tuscany - Italy (Middle) Tel. +39 0577 942014 - Fax. +39 0577 942117
Tipology: Hotel Rooms: N° 5 - Beds: N°11 - equipments : - Conditions: € 135,00
The Hotel L'Antico Pozzo is situated in the center of San Gimignano in a superb 15th century town house. From the moment you enter your charming rooms till the moment you will step into the "Sala Rosa" for breakfast you will find yourself in another age, where everything has been done to preserve the charm of former times. Hotel L'Antico Pozzo In the heart of San Gimignanofor lovers of art. The building,now completely restored,preserves the original style of the 15th century, although the earliest part dates back to the middle ages and the founding of the town itself: traces remain of the well and the area around it. It was donated to a religious order who inahabited it until the end of the 17th century and it is said was was scene of religious trials during the Inquisition. It acquired international renown as a "salon"for the high society of the late 18th century. Festive gatherings and parties were held in the ballroom which is now the present "Pink Room". It is also said that girls who refused to submit to the "Droit de seigneur" were suspended in the well.
Everything has been preserved or reproduced faithfully in order to maintain the charm of this superb town house intact. While respecting the original character of the medieval building, the hotel underwent a complete restoration which has provided it with the highest quality of modern standards. This guarantees a pleasant and relaxing stay to our guests. Hotel Facilities: Disabled facilities, Elevator, Bar, Garden Terrace, Room service, Baby-sitting, Internet point. Also in the area: Tennis-Pool a 3km, Golf a 18 km. All rooms have: Private Bathroom, Air Conditioned, Direct Dial telephone, Minibar, Satellite color Tv, Safe, Hairdryer.
Services • Rooms with private Bathroom • Air Conditioned • Direct Dial
telephone • Minibar • Satellite color Tv • Safe • Hairdryer
Attractions • VariusActivities • Excursion
How to reach it Getting to San Gimignano is very easy. By car from the North on the Autostrada A1, exit at FIRENZE CERTOSA and then immediately enter Superstrada (blue sign SI-FI) to SIENA. After about 40km exit at POGGIBONSI-NORD and follow signs to San Gimignano,approx. 10km. By car from the South, exit the Autostrada A1 at VALDICHIANA and drive towards SIENA. Near Siena take Superstrada (blue sign SI-FI) towards FIRENZE. Exit at POGGIBONSI-NORD and follow directions to San Gimignano. By train, get off at POGGIBONSI station,where you can catch a taxi or bus that leaves aprx. every hour. Closest bus stop to the hotel is the second one,"San Matteo". The hotel is located in the historic center of San Gimignano on the main street San Matteo. It is possible to access hotel by car by following same directions for parking lot #3 but pass parking lot,traffic light then follow signs to hotel. Access is permitted for loading and unloading only. PARK&RIDE From April to October a parking facility and shuttle service to park and get to the hotel will be available. Once you get to San Gimignano you will find parking #1 "Giubileo". Check-in and park in your reserved place; then take the electric-shuttle which will take you to the hotel. PUBLIC PARKINGS Please park your car in Public Parkings by long term rate. #1 "Giubileo", #2 "Montemaggio", #3 "Bagnaia". You can also park in a private garage next to the pay lot#3, available only by previously arranged reservation.