The Bed and Breakfast and the Residenza D’Epoca”Le Aquile” are located on the first and second floors of a building dating back to the 1600s in one of the most characteristic and elegant areas of Siena, in the heart of the historic center of the city of the Palio , among palaces, churches, museums and extraordinary monuments.
A few steps from Le Aquile you will find all the main attractions: Piazza del Campo with Palazzo Pubblico and the Torre del Mangia (50 m), the Duomo, the Baptistery, the Duomo Opera Museum and Santa Maria della Scala museum(150 m), Palazzo Chigi Saracini, seat of the Chigiana Musical Academy (100 m) and the National Art Gallery (300 m).
The central and strategic position allows guests to easily reach the main restaurants and shops of the city on foot, where you can find shops of artisans, goldsmiths and antique dealers, showing the best creations of Italian art in their showcases.
“Le Aquile” is also ideal as a base to discover the medieval towns and villages that surround the city (Monteriggioni, San Gimignano, Volterra, Montalcino, Pienza, Montepulciano), explore the authentic museums of the rural landscape (the Chianti, the Crete Senesi, Monte Oliveto Maggiore, the Val d’Orcia, the Via Francigena), or with a short drive, visit the other main art cities of Tuscany such as Arezzo, Florence, Pisa, and Lucca. The Bed and Breakfast Le Aquile, on the first floor of the building, offers 4 elegant rooms (2 double and 2 triple rooms) equipped with every comfort, furnished with period furniture and exposed wooden-beam ceilings.
The Residenza d’Epoca Le Aquile, situated on the upper floor of the same building, has 4 truly unique luxury rooms. Here elegance and charm are enhanced by high frescoed ceilings with original decorations from the 1700s, refined fabrics and designer furniture.
This exceptional residence has been completely and elegantly restored in the years 2018-2019 so as to combine the charm of a period dwelling with state-of-the-art comfort.