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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 29 July 2015

This was our second time back to Sensano. The property and grounds still looks great. It was enjoyable to just relax at the pool and soak up the Tuscan sun. Federica and Lavinia were always there to help and so welcoming!!!

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Federica C, Direttore at Relais Villa Sensano, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, is always a plesure to know what our guests think. And thank you also to have choosen us for the second time. We are proud to having given to you a wonderful stay! We hope to see you again in the future.

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 22 July 2015

My family comprising of 2 adults and 4 children (15, 12, 9 & 7) stayed in Villa Sensano for a week. The apartment was perfect for us - it had 3 bedrooms (2 big bedrooms and a single room), 2 modern bathrooms and a very well-equipped kitchen. The apartment was beautifully furnished in the old Tuscan style, clean and very...

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Federica C, Manager at Relais Villa Sensano, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing our Villa for your recent stay and for taking the chance to write about us on Trip Advisor. We are thankful for your positive review and happy that you have been enjoyed! We are looking forward to welcoming you so soon again at our lovely place for another unforgettable holiday. Warm Regards

Reviewed 19 July 2015

If you would like to have the right feeling what Tusciany’s spirit is, you will be at right place. Nice villa on the hill, the driveway lined with cypresses, the view of the surroundings and the best is inside, the service.

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Minneapolis
Reviewed 9 July 2015

We stayed at Villa Sensano last week and it was a delightful experience. The property and grounds are beautiful and very well maintained. The two sisters who run the villa were extremely friendly and helpful. I would recommend Villa Sensano to everyone.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 June 2015

A really beautiful property with wonderful garden and lovely pool. in the middle of nowhere but within easy reach of San Gim, Volterra and only 1.5 hours from Florence. we didn't use the facilities on offer but the little kitchenette would be perfectly satisfactory for a self catering holiday. the owners, 2 sisters, make you feel welcome and 'at home'....

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Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 June 2015

The villa is located on a hill overlooking miles of unspoilt rural countryside. We had 'Rosa Tea' apartment overlooking the garden, which was comfortable and well appointed inside. Really enjoyed our short 4 day stay and wish we had just relaxed more here but had a busy itinerary to see as much of Tuscany as we could. Volterra, San Gimignano,...

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Reviewed 9 May 2015

The rooms in which we lived for a small time (one week!) were nice, clean, no-nonsense, shaped with nice feeling for style. Historical, but totally clean. The rooms are in a historical setting on the top of a hill, from where you can overview a wide environment. The two women who cared for us were very nice and helpfull in...

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Federica C, Proprietario at Relais Villa Sensano, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback about your recent stay in Villa Sensano. Your great comments about our Villa, the location, the apartment, the surroundings , me and my sister , are highly appreciated. It would be a pleasure to welcome you again on your next trip in Tuscany. Warm Regards

Uppsala County, Sweden
Reviewed 16 April 2015

I am delighted. The two sisters hosting this villa made me, a sole elder woman, feel very comfortable. The appartements are wonderful, Everything you need for a vacation, even cooking is there. And the view over mountains and a rural italian countryside is amazing. I enjoyed the stay and will definitely come back, next time with my big family -...

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Medford, Oregon
Reviewed 31 March 2015

Villa Sensano is fabulous. Frederica and Livinia, the proprietors and onsite managers, were lovely hosts. We became fast friends, and I am coming back in August! The late-18th century building that hosts many of the rooms/apartments is so nicely appointed - one can really feel the old world Tuscan charm. The grounds are beautiful, with amazing views and a pool...

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Federica C, Direttore at Relais Villa Sensano, responded to this review

We are deeply moved by the enthusiasm with which you have enjoyed your stay at our Villa, confirmed also with a further reservation in the next August. We are waiting for you with great pleasure! Thank you!

Sun Valley, Idaho
Reviewed 25 October 2014

A great find. Federica is a smart businesswoman and accommodating hostess, together with the assistance of her sister. They take great pride in this wonderful property, and Federica speaks English very well. The apartments are spacious and well outfitted. The location is remote and hard to fund, but it is beautiful and very quiet. There is a good restaurant next...

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  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An oasis of peace in the picturesque hamlet of Borgo di Sensano that is surrounded by woods and olive groves and the majestic silence of the Chianti hill country; Relais Villa Sensano offers charming, beautifully furnished apartments with all up-to-date amenities (TV, Internet). The Relais Villa Sensano is a complex of the eighteenth century, composed by a Villa and a close Resort, everything brilliantly restored, both with a private park where there is a swimming pool. For its guests there is a wonderful wellness area. Villa Sensano is located in the heart of Tuscany and after visiting the region's most famous cities (with their museums, monuments and exclusive stores) or the Chianti country, nothing could be better than a relaxing stay in a beautiful place with every comfort you can imagine. ... more   less 

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Address: Localita Sensano 13, 56048, Volterra, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Pisa > Volterra
Price Range: RM502 - RM645 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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