The Best Rated Hotels in Siena, Tuscany

Siena in Tuscany.
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The hill town of Siena, known for its historic palio horse race, is one of the top places to go in Tuscany. Here are top recommended hotels and places to stay in Siena, either in the historic center or within walking distance. 

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    Villa Elda Hotel is a 3-star hotel housed in an 18th-century building in a residential neighborhood near the Duomo and within walking distance of Piazza del Campo, Siena's central square. The hotel has a garden, terrace, wireless internet, and bike rentals. Rooms are air conditioned and have views of either the city or garden.

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    Hotel Santa Caterina is a 3-star hotel housed in an 18th-century villa just outside the Porta Romana, one of the medieval gates to the city's historic center. The villa is surrounded by a garden and has private parking. The 22 single, double and triple rooms are decorated in traditional Tuscan style and have air conditioning and high-speed internet access, and some have views.

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    Grand Hotel Continental is a 5-star hotel in the heart of the medieval center, very near Piazza del Campo. Inside the hotel are restored frescoes and other original decorations. The hotel has 51 double classic, superior, superior panoramic and deluxe rooms, and junior suites, all with air-conditioning and wireless internet access. Some rooms overlook the Duomo. The hotel has a restaurant and bar as well as services you'd expect in a 5-star hotel.

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    Palazzo di Valli is a 3-star hotel on a hill outside the city walls, about 800 meters from the historic center and near a bus stop. The hotel is in an 18th-century villa surrounded by a garden and olive trees. Rooms have decorated ceilings, marble floors, and high-speed internet access and some have countryside views. The hotel has free parking and 24-hour reception desk.

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    Hotel Arcobaleno is a nice 3-star hotel outside the walls in walking distance of the center. I have stayed at this hotel myself and recommend it. The hotel offers private parking, an internet point, outdoor sitting area, and restaurant. The 19 single, double, and triple rooms are air-conditioned and non-smoking rooms are available.

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    Porta Romana is a 3-star hotel housed in an 18th-century farmhouse outside the medieval walls near the Porta Romana city gate. The hotel has a terrace, solarium, bar, internet point, and parking. The single, double and triple guest rooms are decorated in typical Tuscan style and have air conditioning and internet. Some rooms have a terrace or balcony and some have views.

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    The Garden is a large 4-star hotel located 700 meters outside the city walls. The hotel is housed in a 19th-century residence inside a live oak park and retains the original frescoed halls. The hotel has a swimming pool, tennis courts, roof garden, and restaurant. Rooms have air conditioning and ADSL internet connection. Some rooms have views over the countryside.

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    La Perla is a basic 1-star hotel in the historic center 50 meters from Piazza del Campo square and 200 meters from the Duomo. The hotel is housed on the second floor of a medieval building and some rooms have views of Siena or the Tuscan countryside. Single, double, and triple rooms have air conditioning, wireless internet, and bathroom with shower.