Suite Palazzo Saracini

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Top floor in front of the Tower!!!!


Last updated: 10/16/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-2 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

This beautiful and sharply restored apartment is on the top floor of a historical palace of Siena, Palazzo Saracini, almost a thousand years old. The owners still live in the palace.
From November 20th 2011 the old elevator has been completely changed and now it's brand new and perfectly working.

The Palazzo Saracini main entrance opens in the heart of Siena, the “Via di Città” street. From there, all the tourist sites are at no more than five minutes walk: the Piazza Del Campo is just behind the palace, Palazzo Chigi-Saracini and the Duomo are almost around the corner, so you won't use car until you leave. During the days of the famous 'Palio' (the oldest horse race in the world, July 2nd and August 16th) it is possible to watch the race directly from a window of the family property or to have dinner in a 'contrada', to taste the unique atmosphere of these days. The morning of the Palio day is run the sixth trial, also called the 'Provaccia', preceded by the Mass for the jockeys, which is celebrated in the Piazza del Campo. In the afternoon, in the church of each contrada partecipating in the Palio, the benediction of the horse takes place. Following this, the 'Comparse' or contrada members dressed in the historical costumes of their contrada meet in the Prefettura (near the Cathedral) which is where the historical parade leaves from it to reach the Piazza del Campo. The historical parade is about 2 hours long. Is possible to see the historical parade from the streets and especially from the two windows of the apartment. Keep in mind that there are large crowds and the streets are very narrow, so it would be perfect to watch the parade directly from your apartment!
Even in the noisy nights of Palio you will be able to sleep well, even if you are in such a strategic point in the city. Special new technology window glasses in all rooms allow you to enjoy a quiet rest avoiding all the noise.

Keywords: Brand New Apartment in the Real Centre of Siena

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 3
  • 40 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Children Welcome
  • Smoking Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Bedroom 1


  • Convertible bed(s)


  • King size beds (1), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom


  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Shopping

Location Type

  • Monument View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Tennis


Write a review 4.7
from 27 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Aug 19 - Oct 31, 2016
2 night min stay
Nov 1 - Dec 23, 2016
2 night min stay
Dec 24 - Jan 8, 2017
2 night min stay
Jan 9 - Mar 5, 2017
2 night min stay
Mar 6 - Jun 28, 2017
2 night min stay
Jul 3 - Aug 12, 2017
2 night min stay
Aug 17 - Nov 4, 2017
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Taxes Not included

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 10/16/2016
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  • Piazza del Campo

    "The best square in the world....amazing!!!! It's just behind the corner!!!"

  • Palazzo Pubblico e Museo Civico

    "You can breath medioeval air!!!"

  • Siena

    "The Duomo is wonderfull!!! Just 100 mt from the apartment."

  • Antica Trattoria Papei

    "Best relationship quality/ price. It's one of my favorite restaurants."

  • Osteria le Logge

    "One of the most expensive restaurants in Siena...but perfect!!!"

  • Consorzio Agrario di Siena

    "The best supermarket in Sina downtown...all typical products!!!"

  • Bar Gelateria La Costarella

    "Just in front of my palace!"

  • Osteria da Trombicche

    "The best place to have lunch...just 15 mt from the apartment. The owners are close friends o..."


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: I'm a medical doctor with 2 children. I live door-to-door and I always help people with restaurants and tours around the Chiantishire. The housekeeper is in my apartment all day-time and I wish to know if guests have troubles or complains so I can help immediately.

Why the Owner Chose Siena, Siena, Italy:
I live door-to-door to the property. I needed more space for my two kids so I bought the apartment from my uncle G.Luigi Lenzi. All the palace is my family's property from 2 centuries ago, just few new owners are not part of us. So, I bought Suite Saracini and kept two rooms for me: the rest of the apartment has been completely renewed for guests. Usually there is changing towels every 3 days but my housekeeper (FlorMaria) also provide to a quick set-up of bed-room and cleaning bathroom. If guests don't allow her to enter the apartment she will just provide for towels on the bed every 3 days. I'm always there for any complain...if something's going wrong, please don't exitate to ring my bell and I will immediately provide.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
The unique position is amazing and considered the best in Siena. I always check personally glasses, dishes and all the forniture inside the apartment. I often renew towels and linen. I really care about details inside the apartment. Sometimes apartments in ther eal downtown of medioeval towns like Siena have little or narrow windows. Suite Saracini has 2 big, large and very lightly windows that won't let you use electricity at all during day-time.

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Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Top floor in front of the Tower!!!!

    Top floor in front of the Tower!!!!

  • Top floor of one of the palace that compose the Piazza del Campo square

    Top floor of one of the palace that compose the Piazza del Campo square

  • living-room and sofa-bed

    living-room and sofa-bed

  • a very big fridge!

    a very big fridge!

  • clean towels every 3 days!

    clean towels every 3 days!

  • nice details

    nice details

  • Best position in Siena

    Best position in Siena

  • living-room and kitchen

    living-room and kitchen

  • main entrance and living-room

    main entrance and living-room

  • nice details

    nice details

  • toilette


  • lots of soft pillows!

    lots of soft pillows!

  • Top floor in front of the Tower!!!!

    Top floor in front of the Tower!!!!

  • king size bed room

    king size bed room

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This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Tuesday, October 18, 2016

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Suite Palazzo Saracini

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