The Best Hotels in San Gimignano

Here’s our manually curated guide to the best luxury, boutique, and most charming hotels in San Gimignano. Bon voyage!

Hannah, Travel Blogger

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Mormoraia

Farm stay

Rated 9.3 in 1141 reviews

Located in the Tuscan countryside 4 km from San Gimignano, the Mormoraia features an outdoor pool with hot tub, a sauna… See more

Located in the Tuscan countryside 4 km from San Gimignano, the Mormoraia features an outdoor pool with hot tub, a sauna, and a Turkish bath. Free parking spaces are provided on site, and free WiFi is available in the Tuscan-style rooms.

Accommodation at the Mormoraia includes views of the garden or San Gimignano, handmade terracotta floors, and a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. The private bathroom comes with a hairdryer and free toiletries.

Guests can enjoy homemade cakes, bread, ham and cheese at the buffet breakfast. The property produces its own extra virgin olive oil and wine, and tasting sessions can be arranged.

During the day you can order light lunches, drinks and snacks. The on-site restaurant is open for dinner and serves traditional Tuscan cuisine, accompanied by the Mormoraia's own wines. In summer, dinner can also be enjoyed on the terrace with panoramic views of San Gimignano.

The garden is furnished with chairs, sunbeds and parasols, while the terrace has a relaxation area with armchairs and tables.

The Mormoraia is a 50-minute drive from both Siena and Florence. The property is not serviced by public transport, but a taxi service can be organised on request.

Rooms from $307

Agriturismo Il Segreto di Pietrafitta

Farm stay

Rated 9.9 in 371 reviews

This enchanting 15th century property, nestled in the rolling hills of Tuscany, offers an exceptional view of the… See more

This enchanting 15th century property, nestled in the rolling hills of Tuscany, offers an exceptional view of the surrounding countryside and San Gimignano. A free outdoor pool is available on site.

The Tuscan-style rooms have handcrafted furniture and original features from the 16th century, such as wood-beamed ceilings and terracotta floors. Each includes a satellite flat-screen TV, air conditioning and a minibar. Each bathroom includes a spacious shower.

A breakfast consisting of homemade cakes and local products is provided daily, served on the terrace during summer. The on site restaurant serves seasonal local dishes and homemade pasta, and should be reserved in advance. Light lunches are also available.

Surrounded by lavender bushes and grape vines, the hotel’s location is not only picturesque, it is ideal for day-trips; San Gimignano is 3.5 km from Agriturismo Il Segreto di Pietrafitta, and Florence and Siena are accessible in 45 minutes. Chianti is a 20-minute drive away.

Rooms from $170

Locanda dei Logi

Farm stay

Rated 9.5 in 465 reviews

Locanda dei Logi in San Gimignano provides adults-only accommodation with pool with a view, an open-air bath and a… See more

Locanda dei Logi in San Gimignano provides adults-only accommodation with pool with a view, an open-air bath and a garden. The property has garden and quiet street views, and is 41 km from Piazza del Campo. There is a sun terrace and guests can make use of free WiFi, free private parking and an electric vehicle charging station.

The farm stay will provide guests with air-conditioned units offering a desk, a kettle, a fridge, a minibar, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a walk-in shower. At the farm stay, all units are allergy-free and soundproof. At the farm stay, units have bed linen and towels.

Buffet and à la carte breakfast options with warm dishes, fresh pastries and champagne are available each morning at the farm stay. There is a coffee shop, bar and lounge.

The farm stay has a picnic area where you can spend a day out in the open.

Piazza Matteotti is 41 km from Locanda dei Logi. The nearest airport is Florence Airport, 62 km from the accommodation.

Rooms from $272

Il Rosolaccio

Rated 9.2 in 514 reviews

An outdoor pool and views over the rolling hills of the Tuscan countryside are what you will find at Il Rosolaccio. This… See more

An outdoor pool and views over the rolling hills of the Tuscan countryside are what you will find at Il Rosolaccio. This farmhouse is 10 minutes drive from San Gimignano.

The Rosolaccio features spacious rooms with free Wi-Fi, minibar, and TV. They offer views of the hills, vineyards and olive trees.

You can relax and admire the views from the Rosolaccio's patios and sun decks, which are furnished with sun loungers, deck chairs and sun umbrellas. Typical Tuscan dinners are also served on the terraces.

Set in the hills of Tuscany, between the art cities of Siena and Florence, Il Rosalaccio provides free parking. Staff can suggest excursions as well as walking and trekking routes of the surroundings.

Rooms from $136

Hotel La Cisterna

Rated 8.7 in 1603 reviews

Housed in an elegant, 14th-century building La Cisterna is set in a picturesque, namesake square in the heart of San… See more

Housed in an elegant, 14th-century building La Cisterna is set in a picturesque, namesake square in the heart of San Gimignano. The rooms offer air conditioning, free Wifi and a flat-screen satellite TV.

Most rooms at La Cisterna offer views of the square or of the beautiful Tuscan countryside. Each is furnished in a Florentine style.

After a busy day, linger over a meal of fine Tuscan cuisine in the Le Terrazze restaurant. A continental buffet breakfast is served daily.

Rooms from $102

Hotel La Collegiata

Rated 9.0 in 399 reviews

Originally a Franciscan convent built in 1587, Hotel La Collegiata is located in the Colli Seneri area, within east… See more

Originally a Franciscan convent built in 1587, Hotel La Collegiata is located in the Colli Seneri area, within east reach of mediaeval towns such as San Gimignano and Volterra. All rooms offer free Wi-Fi.

The rooms, which are furnished in a style that reflects the Sienese Renaissance palaces, are located in the former cloister. The top-floor rooms overlook the 13 towers of San Gimignano.

Spend long afternoons swimming in the hotel’s ample pool, having a Jacuzzi, request a massage for an extra charge or strolling in the beautiful, Italian-style garden opposite the ancient building, whose warm, sober tones of pietra serena blend perfectly with the shapes and proportions of Tuscan Renaissance architecture.

The buffet breakfast, served in the garden in fine weather, includes pastries and local products, you can also ask for a light lunch or a snack for dinner. You can enjoy the Roman vaulting of the ancient chapel, which is richly decorated in sumptuous red and gold.

Rooms from $271

Hotel Bel Soggiorno

Rated 9.0 in 1087 reviews

Located in the centre of San Gimignano, Hotel Bel Soggiorno offers large rooms and an on-site restaurant serving typical… See more

Located in the centre of San Gimignano, Hotel Bel Soggiorno offers large rooms and an on-site restaurant serving typical Tuscan dishes. The Chianti wine area is just 20 km away.

Bel Soggiorno Hotel has air-conditioned rooms with satellite TV and a private bathroom. Some rooms have views over the Tuscan countryside.

The church of Collegiata di San Gimignano is less than a 5-minute walk away. The medieval walls and historic entrance of Porta San Giovanni are just a few steps from The Bel Soggiorno.

Public parking is about 50 metres away.

Rooms from $143

Tenuta Sovestro

Farm stay

Rated 9.3 in 670 reviews

Offering garden views, Tenuta Sovestro is an accommodation located in San Gimignano, 35 km from Piazza del Campo and 35… See more

Offering garden views, Tenuta Sovestro is an accommodation located in San Gimignano, 35 km from Piazza del Campo and 35 km from Piazza Matteotti. There is an on-site restaurant, plus free private parking and free WiFi are available. The property offers a shuttle service and features a garden and sun terrace.

The farm stay will provide guests with air-conditioned units offering a desk, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a bidet. At the farm stay, each unit is equipped with bed linen and towels.

Buffet and continental breakfast options with fresh pastries, fruits and juice are available daily at the farm stay. There is a snack bar and bar.

Pitti Palace is 49 km from Tenuta Sovestro. The nearest airport is Florence Airport, 56 km from the accommodation.

Rooms from $136

Hotel Sovestro

Rated 9.1 in 705 reviews

Hotel Sovestro is surrounded by pine trees, vineyards and olive trees, just 1.5 km from San Gimignano's towers. It… See more

Hotel Sovestro is surrounded by pine trees, vineyards and olive trees, just 1.5 km from San Gimignano's towers. It features 2 swimming pools, a free gym and typical restaurant. Wi-Fi is free and a free shuttle service from the hotel to the town and back is available on request.

Rooms at the Sovestro are decorated with Tuscan, walnut furnishings and offer a patio or balcony. All feature a private bathroom with shower and a 32" LCD TV with Sky channels.

Just a few metres from the entrance is the hotel's Da Pode restaurant, originally a farmhouse. It serves typical Tuscan cuisine using the freshest, locally produced ingredients.

In the shared TV room you can enjoy watching sports such as Moto Grand Prix and Formula 1 for free.

A panoramic walk leading to San Gimignano in about 30 minutes starts only 50 metres from the hotel.

Rooms from $127

Hotel Pescille

Rated 9.0 in 529 reviews

Hotel Pescille is set in an old farmhouse in the Tuscan countryside, 5 minutes' drive from San Gimignano. It offers a… See more

Hotel Pescille is set in an old farmhouse in the Tuscan countryside, 5 minutes' drive from San Gimignano. It offers a large garden with swimming pool, and free parking.

All rooms have air conditioning, satellite TV, and a minibar.

The Pescille Hotel features an ancient tower where you will find a small agricultural museum. Typical local products are available to purchase on site.

The hill town of San Gimignano is just 3 km away and is famous for its white wine and medieval architecture. Siena is 45 km from the property.

Rooms from $126

Leon Bianco

Rated 8.9 in 1595 reviews

Dating back to the 11th century, Leon Bianco is in Piazza della Cisterna, one of San Gimignano’s main squares. During… See more

Dating back to the 11th century, Leon Bianco is in Piazza della Cisterna, one of San Gimignano’s main squares. During summer, breakfast is served on the quiet, relaxing terrace.

Rooms have original features such as wood-beamed ceilings and modern amenities including air conditioning and satellite TV. WiFi access is available in the lobby and rooms. There is also an internet point.

Breakfast at is buffet style, while the bar serves drinks out on the terrace in warm weather. The hotel also features a fitness centre and billiards room.

You can drive to the hotel, where you are granted a 20-minute parking permit to unload luggage. The shortest route is via the Porta San Jacopo city gate.

Public parking is available outside the historic walls, between 5 and 10 minutes' walk away.

Rooms from $104

Villasanpaolo Resort & Spa

Rated 8.4 in 471 reviews

Located on a hill in the Tuscan countryside, 5 minutes' drive from San Gimignano, Villasanpaolo Resort & Spa is… See more

Located on a hill in the Tuscan countryside, 5 minutes' drive from San Gimignano, Villasanpaolo Resort & Spa is surrounded by olive groves. It offers a modern spa and both outdoor and indoor pools.

Rooms at Villasanpaolo Resort & Spa are located in the main building and in 2 separate villas. They all have interactive TVs with internet access and luxury bathrooms with an olive oil based courtesy set.

Guests can enjoy a wide range of treatments at the 1000 m² Irispa Benessere spa. This includes an outdoor heated pool, an indoor pool with hydromassage area, Turkish bath, sensory showers and much more.

Lampolla restaurant serves Tuscan specialities based on local products, and fine local wines. It offers panoramic views of San Gimignano's medieval towers.

Rooms from $175

Fattoria San Donato

Farm stay

Rated 9.1 in 851 reviews

Surrounded by the green hills of San Gimignano, this small hamlet offers en suite rooms and self-catering accommodation… See more

Surrounded by the green hills of San Gimignano, this small hamlet offers en suite rooms and self-catering accommodation. It features free WiFi throughout, a traditional Tuscan restaurant, and a free swimming pool in the garden.

All units come with antique furnishings and exposed stone walls. Each comes with independent heating and a bathroom with shower. Apartments have a fully equipped kitchenette and dining area.

The farm also produces Vernaccia di San Gimignano and Chianti Colli Senesi wines and a very good extra-virgin olive oil, using organic farming methods. You can visit the vineyards and the cellars, and enjoy samples of oil and wine. All activities are subject to availability and must be booked in advance.

At the San Donato Fattoria you can relax by the pool and enjoy the panoramic views of the surroundings. If you are feeling active, staff can advice trekking and biking paths.

The property is an ideal starting point for exploring the Tuscan towns in the vicinity. Appreciate the proximity to the excellent transport network and venture to Pisa, Siena and Florence among others.

The property provides a restaurant with lunch and dinner services. These services must always be booked at least one week in advance and are not guaranteed from October.

Rooms from $154

Relais Santa Chiara is set just 400 metres from the medieval walls of San Gimignano, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It… See more

Relais Santa Chiara is set just 400 metres from the medieval walls of San Gimignano, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It offers elegant rooms, a garden, and an outdoor pool.

Air-conditioned rooms at the Relais come with satellite TV and a minibar, whilst the private bathroom offers free toiletries and a hairdryer. Some rooms have views of the surrounding vineyards.

A rich breakfast buffet is provided daily, while during warmer months, light lunches are served on the terrace overlooking the pool. The staff can help reserve a table in one of the many restaurants in the nearby historic centre.

The hotel overlooks the countryside near San Gimignano, with its 14 medieval towers still standing. Siena and Florence are both within a 1-hour drive from the property.

Rooms from $94

Poderi Arcangelo

Farm stay

Rated 8.4 in 525 reviews

Set a 10-minute drive from San Gimignano, Poderi Arcangelo is made up of 3 restored farmhouses located around 500 metres… See more

Set a 10-minute drive from San Gimignano, Poderi Arcangelo is made up of 3 restored farmhouses located around 500 metres apart, and beautiful gardens. Free WiFi is available throughout.

Accommodation is surrounded by the olive groves, vineyards and fields used by Poderi Arcangelo's farm. From the communal terrace you can even see San Gimignano's famous towers.

The main building dates back to the 16th century and features a reception with internet point, the breakfast room and the restaurant. There are even rooms in which you can try typical Tuscan products grown or made on site.

Each building has a private swimming pool. The main building includes an infinity pool, whereas the other two buildings offer panoramic pools.

Walks, guided tours and food tastings can be experienced here.

The Arcangelo's restaurant serves typical Tuscan cuisine made with seasonal products, many of which are grown on site. Enjoy your meal in the characteristic surroundings of the indoor restaurant with its vaulted ceilings, or while enjoying the views from the panoramic terrace.

Rooms from $102