Minerva Hotel - Siena

Via Garibaldi 72, Siena, Italy, 53100  show map
 3 stars
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Minerva Hotel - Siena

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Sports activities

Golf course

Hiking

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Overview

The comfortable 3-star Minerva offers non-smoking guestrooms. Built in 1959, the hotel is a combination of traditional architecture and contemporary facilities.

A short stroll of 5 minutes will take you to San Leonardo al Lago, Piazza del Campo and Basilica di San Francesco. Set within a 10-minute walking distance from Siena city center.

Peretola airport can be reached in 55 minutes by car from Minerva.

Rooms

Minerva offers 59 guestrooms appointed with a balcony, a minibar, individual climate control, satellite TV and free Wi-Fi with all the sights of Siena within easy access. Guests will appreciate a panoramic view over the city. A walk-in shower, free toiletries and a hairdryer can be found in all bathrooms.

Eat & Drink

Offering a rich continental breakfast, the hotel invites guests to the dining area.

Services

Minerva also offers cars, limousines and bicycles for rent.

Relax

Guests with children can use a children's buffet and cribs available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) at EUR 12 per day.

Number of rooms:   59.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • VIP check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Free safe at reception
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • Vending machines
  • Coffee shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Hiking
  • Golf course

Services

  • Airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Welcome drink
  • Pet amenities available
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/Baby cots (on request)
  • Children's menu
  • Children's buffet

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Reading room
  • Leisure/TV room

Room view

  • Garden view
  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Sink
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe

Kitchen facilities

  • Kitchenette
  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

  • from  1 am

Check-Out

  • until  1 am

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 2. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Via Garibaldi 72, Siena, Italy, 53100

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City Center
  • Siena
    700 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Siena train station
    1.1km
  • Train Stations
    100 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • L'Oro di Siena (cuisine: Italian)
    40 m
  • Corner Ristorante Pizzeria (cuisine: Italian)
    280 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  1 am
  • Check-Out:
    until  1 am
  • Number of rooms:
    59

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Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Double Bed or Double beds or 1 Single bed
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    Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or Double or Twin beds
    Size: 18m2
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    • Air conditioning
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    Double Room

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      Bed type: Triple
      Size: 20m2
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        Bed type: Quad
        Size: 23m2
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        Quad room (4 people)

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          Superior Double Room
          Bed type: Double Bed or 1 Single bed
          Size: 18m2
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          Superior Room, City View

          Room facilities
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            Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or 1 Single bed
            Size: 18m2
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            This room offers free WiFi, air conditioning, and free Sky Sport and Cinema channels. This room does not have a view of the historic centre. 2 single beds are available on request.

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              How to reach hotel

              hotel Minerva Hotel - Siena Siena location
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              Hotel Address:

              Via Garibaldi 72, Siena, Italy, 53100

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Siena
                700 m
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Siena train station
                1.1km
              • Train Stations
                100 m
              • Bus stop
                100 m
              Restaurants
              • L'Oro di Siena (cuisine: Italian)
                40 m
              • Corner Ristorante Pizzeria (cuisine: Italian)
                280 m
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  1 am
              • Check-Out:
                until  1 am
              • Number of rooms:
                59

              Hotel Awards

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              Best Design Hotels in Italy

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              Minerva Location

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              What's nearby

              Popular areas

              • City Center - 600 m

              Places of interest

              • Stadio comunale "Artemio Franchi" - 500 m
              • Piazza del Campo - 600 m
              • Torre del Mangia - 600 m
              • Dom - 600 m
              • Klosterruine San Galgano - 600 m
              • Dolce Siena - 700 m
              • Palazzo Chigi Saracini - 800 m

              Train stations

              • Siena train station - 1.0km

              Monuments and Landmarks

              • Siena Cathedral - 800 m

              Stadiums

              • Palasport Mens Sana - 1.8km

              Museums

              • National Museum of Etruscan Archaeology - 800 m
              • Museo dell´Opera Metropolitana - 800 m

              Galleries

              • National Picture Gallery Siena - 1.0km

              Local Attractions

              • Basilica di San Francesco - 1.7km
                Piazza San Francesco, Siena
              • Dievole - 11.0km
                Via Dievole 6, Castelnuovo Berardenga
              • Badia a Coltibuono - 18.2km
                Badia a Coltibuono, Gaiole in Chianti
              • La Foce - 8.8km
                61, Strada della Vittoria, Siena
              • Castello di Brolio - 12.4km
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              • Oratorio di San Bernardino e Museo Diocesano - 350 m
                Piazza San Francesco 18, Siena
              • Siena Cathedral - 830 m
                Piazza del Duomo, Siena
              • Mangia Tower (Torre del Mangia) - 670 m
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              • Cappella di Piazza - 660 m
                Piazza del Campo, Siena
              • San Cristoforo - 510 m
                Piazza Tolomei, Siena
              • Basilica di San Domenico - 620 m
                Piazza San Domenico, Siena
              • Archivio di Stato - 620 m
                Banchi Di Sotto, 52, Siena

              Restaurants Nearby

              • L'Oro di Siena - 40 m

                Address: Via Garibaldi 61/65
                Phone: 0577/282729

                86% likes this, based on 553 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian

              • Osteria Le Sorelline - 310 m

                Address: via dei Rossi 76
                Phone: 057742148

                71% likes this, based on 215 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian
                Price Range: GBP 22 - GBP 49

              • L'Aia di Gino - 370 m

                Address: Via dell'Arco, 8
                Phone: 0577 758177

                74% likes this, based on 59 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian

              • Corner Ristorante Pizzeria - 280 m

                Address: Via degli Umiliati 1a
                Phone: 0577.46921

                86% likes this, based on 97 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian
                Price Range: GBP 10 - GBP 43

              • Tre Cristi Enoteca Ristorante - 350 m

                Address: Vicolo Provenzano 1/7
                Phone: +39 0577 280608

                78% likes this, based on 121 reviews
                Cuisine: Mediterranean
                Price Range: GBP 2 - GBP 63

              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  1 am
              • Check-Out:
                until  1 am
              • Number of rooms:
                59

              Hotel Awards

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              Hotels nearby
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              Minerva Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Minerva

              Individual guest reviews

              • Older travelers
                7.8

                reception was particularly helpful and the hotel is a nice quiet location but only a ten minute walk to the centre of siena. No particular charm in hotel but clean and comfortable.

              • Older travelers
                9.2

                We liked the staff, easy internet access, room design and comfort, BBC News access on TV, generous breakfast

              • Older travelers
                9.0

                Location inside the old city of siena in walking distance to all attractions

              • Family with children
                10.0

                The staff were very helpful and assisted us in all that we needed. Breakfast was very good and also hotel is suitable for young children.

              • Couple
                8.8

                The hotel is situated rather near the city centre and the train station. About 15 min by walk. Rather good and big enough room and bathroom. Nice breakfest room. Very helpful stuff.

              • Couple
                6.6

                Good variety in the breakfast and confortable room

                Wifi internet is not free and service in the breakfast was slowly

              • Couple
                7.8

                Good location and easy to get there from the railway station (road signs). Kind and helpful staff. The bedroom was quite large.

                Problem with hot water under shower, the sink faucet was working fine. Thin walls, it was a bit noisy in the morning.

              • Group of friends
                7.4

                Pleasent hotel and staff, good location, good breakfast. A good honest hotel and easy place to stay

              • Couple
                6.2

                Well the balcony off our room was nice, however it certainly wasn't maintained! It needed some tending too, sweeping, weeding a little clean up! The bathroom was very nice. The man working the front desk on the day we arrived (Monday May 30th) was a bit rude & not helpful!

                Having to pay for wifi connection! And the staff wasn't very helpful! The hotel needed some updating & clean up to the balconies off the rooms!

              • Couple
                7.0

                Reception staff is very helpful and positive. We were provided by the good room on 1st floor with huge terrace with perfect view of old Siena. Not all rooms are equipped with terraces, there are only few ones as I understood. Location is not bad, about 15 minutes walk from Piazza del Campo, however similar time from train station. For me, this location is optimal for Siena if you arrive and leave by train, as climbing to city center with heavy luggage is not pleasant thing.

                The cleaning service should be seriously improved. For example, the maid who cleaned our room was leaving only 2 very small packages of bath gel / shampoo for 2 people, which was for sure not enough, it should be at least 2 for one person when it is combined bath gel / shampoo in such a small packages like here. One day they forgot to leave anything. However when I came with this problem on the reception, the guy here was very helpful and provided me immediately with all I needed. Second issue is soundproof. It looks like it does not exist at all. There was a football match on TV Saturday evening, and it was like the match was in my room however only my neighbours attended it via TV.

              • Older travelers
                5.0

                Clean and good size room.

                Not sound proof so practically heard walkway and neighbouring room noises that disturb our sleep.

              • Older travelers
                7.4

                The location is excellent! We were able to walk to the center of Siena and felt safe when walking back to the Hotel in the dark. We overlooked the back of the Hotel and sun rising over old Siena was magnificent.

                The girl that registered us wasn't overly friendly and the fellow removing dishes at breakfast removed our coffees while we were up getting more food. The breakfast buffet was great and the lady making coffees was pleasant and did a good job but the busboy was inattentive.

              • Family with children
                7.0

                Good location with reasonable price, rooms were comfortable and quiet, some with nice patio / balconey. Breakfast buffet was great. Storage cupboards in the lobby for our bags after checkout.

                Complimentary computer in lobby for guest use was old had a tiny monitor. Only given 15 min at a time to use and only one computer.

              • Single
                7.8

                The room was very spacious. I also liked that they had a computer in the lobby for guest use. I was having trouble with my wireless all through Italy, and it was nice to not have to go find an internet cafe.

                Front Desk staff is not very helpful. I work in a hotel, and I guess have a certain expectation of service. If a guest is saying they are going to walk to the Tour Office to rent a scooter, and that tour office is not walking distance, I would probably advise them. But no, it was a kind stranger on the street who did. Then I had to walk all the way to the train station to grab a taxi.

              • Group of friends
                3.4

                Quality of the rooms was quite poor for the price paid. The whole place is just a bit tired. Single rooms exceptionally small. Nothing particularly superior about the superior double rooms.

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Minerva Hotel - Siena Siena location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              Via Garibaldi 72, Siena, Italy, 53100

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Siena
                700 m
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Siena train station
                1.1km
              • Train Stations
                100 m
              • Bus stop
                100 m
              Restaurants
              • L'Oro di Siena (cuisine: Italian)
                40 m
              • Corner Ristorante Pizzeria (cuisine: Italian)
                280 m
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  1 am
              • Check-Out:
                until  1 am
              • Number of rooms:
                59

              Hotel Awards

              ItalianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedSienaMinerva

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Design Hotels in Italy

              Use Badge