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Hotel Santa Caterina vs Villa Scacciapensieri

Both hotels are endorsed by experts. On balance, Hotel Santa Caterina is the choice of most reviewers compared to Villa Scacciapensieri. Hotel Santa Caterina scores 84 with positive reviews from 6 reviews including The Telegraph, Oyster and Lonely Planet.

Hotel Santa Caterina
Hotel Santa Caterina
8 / 10
Via Enea Silvio Piccolomini 7, 53100 Siena
From $67 /night
  • Pet Friendly
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
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Fodor's Fodor's
"The well-run hotel is outside Porta Romana—a 15-minute walk south of Piazza del Campo." Full review
Frommer's Frommer's
"You'll find some of the friendliest hoteliers in Siena here, and they've been slowly reinvesting in the place." Full review
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Ask for a room with a view down a verdant, unspoiled valley south of Siena.
Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
"This renovated 18th-century elegant villa, just outside the city walls, is a stone's throw beyond the Porta Romana." Full review
Oyster Oyster
Mid-Range
"Housed in a restored 18th-century villa just outside Siena's medieval city walls, the 22-room Hotel Santa Caterina is an intimate, welcoming, mid-range little hotel, often with budget-friendly rates." Full review
Afar Magazine Afar Magazine
"TIP: Make sure to ask for a view-side (not street-side) room. They're not guaranteed, but WOW. The views are amazing." Full review
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Villa Scacciapensieri
Villa Scacciapensieri
7 / 10
Via Scacciapensieri 10, 53100 Siena
From $79 /night
  • Pet Friendly
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus
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Insight Guides Insight Guides
"This delightful late 18th-century villa is set on a hill 3.5km (2 miles) from Siena, and from many rooms and the classically landscaped gardens there are sweeping views over the city."
Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
Top Choice
"Around 2.5km north of Siena, this 19th-century villa with two annexes is set in formal gardens and has plenty of amenities, including a swimming pool, restaurant... and tennis court." Full review
DK Eyewitness DK Eyewitness
"Located in a hilly parkland outside of Siena, this converted 19th-century villa overlooks the city walls and has a wonderful old-world charm."
Star Service Star Service
"It is also one with a reputation for friendly, efficient service, three words that are rarely used together in Italy." Full review