Grand Hotel Continental Siena

Siena, Italy
Neighborhood: Historical medieval center

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    For 2018 & 2019:
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  • Daily Buffet breakfast, for up to two in room guests
  • A complimentary lunch or dinner for up to two people per room once during stay, excluding alcohol, taxes and gratuities
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
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PROPERTY SIZE: 51 rooms
ROOM STYLE: Classic
VIBE: Sophisticated
City Life Landmarks Local Immersion

Grand Hotel Continental Siena

Neighborhood: Historical medieval center
Address:
Banchi di Sopra 85
Siena, 53100
Italy
Nearest Airport:
Peretola (FLR)
34 mi / 54 km

Hotel Features

At the Hotel

Features

  • Air Conditioning
  • Banquet Facilities
  • Conference Facilities
  • Connecting Rooms
  • Internet Access
  • Multi-lingual Staff
  • Pet Friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Services

  • Concierge Desk
  • Laundry/Dry Cleaning/Pressing
  • Room Service
  • Room Service 24-hours
  • Turndown Service
  • Wakeup Calls


In Your Room
  • Bathrobes
  • Complimentary Newspaper
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar

About Us

The Grand Hotel Continental, which opened in February 2002, is the first 5 star hotel in Siena city center.The Grand Hotel Continental is located in the heart of Siena, a few steps from Piazza del Campo and the Duomo, in front of the Rocca Salimbeni -dated 1816 the majestic building housing the world's most ancient bank, Monte dei Paschi di Siena, and in the city pedestrian shopping area.A faithful restoration, of the 17th century palace designed by the Baroque architect Giovanni Fontana, has not only given the hotel back to its original architectural features, but has also brought to light old decorations and magnificent frescoes from the 15th century and ornamental motifs from the 1800s.

The 51 rooms and suites are unique and all offer the services and comforts of a top level hotel.Rooms and suites painstakingly restored and furbished with elegance and refinement are once again at the disposal of the most demanding visitors.The hotel offers Duplex suites all unique with high vaulted frescoed ceilings and the Panoramic Altana Suite, with the living room on the upper level offering a breathtaking round view of Siena and the countryside.Guestroom amenities include air-conditioning, Internet access, mini-bar, safe, satellite television, direct dial phones and hairdryer. All rooms have Handy smartphone available for guests' use during stay. From the Superior double category, in room Illy coffee machine is available.

The hotel also features the "Sapordivino Wine Bar & Restaurant" serving Tuscan Cuisine, salamis and cheeses of the region and a large selection of Italian wines.The elegant Sala Gori and the refined inner Courtyard of the Hotel, with its glass cupola, offer delightful meals and are ideal places for a business luncheon, meeting or important ceremony. A sumptuous buffet is served at breakfast each morning offering a vast array of fruits, cereals, cheeses, and home made pastries as well as breakfast cooked to order.

The Wine Cellar by SaporDivino is located under the eponymous restaurant. The cellar has its own special, unique charm, and is located within one of the most interesting areas of the palazzo: the base of the hotel’s medieval tower, excavated in the ancient Pietra di Torre, a Sienese cavernous limestone, only recently discovered. Its thick stone walls, dating back to the 13th century, house a vast collection of fine Italian labels and a selection of excellent Tuscan wines, all served by experienced sommeliers and bartenders. Wine tastings may be reserved by hotel guests and visiting guest.

The Ballroom, decorated with fine frescoes, eighteenth century monochrome decorations and with the Gori-Pannillini family arms, is an ideal setting for banquets and functions.Other services include twice daily maid service, 24-hour room service, baby sitting, daily laundry, car rental, 24-hour concierge service, pressing service and hotel/airport transfer.

Best of the Best

The Grand Hotel Continental Siena, one of Italy's most intriguing destinations, is a striking 17th-century palace within walking distance of the Piazza del Campo and the Duomo. The 51 guestrooms and suites, each unique, have been lovingly restored to reflect the region's culture and traditions through precious antiques, original frescoes, terra-cotta floors and period furnishings. Dining is a treat here; don't miss the Sapordivino Wine Bar & Restaurant, in a winter garden topped by a crystal dome. The city and surroundings offer all sorts of cultural and gastronomic experiences.

Hotel Tip

To learn more about Siena, be sure to visit a Contrada Museum, where you can immerse yourself in the city’s century-old traditions.

Location

Address
Banchi di Sopra 85
Siena, 53100
Italy
Neighborhood
Historical medieval center
Nearest Airport
Peretola (FLR), 34 Miles / 54 Kilometers

Guest Rooms & Suites

Single

Single

Upgrade: Classic Double Single Use

  • Non-Smoking

Classic Double Single Use

Classic Double Single Use

Upgrade: Superior Double

  • Non-Smoking

Classic Double

Classic Double

Upgrade: Superior Double

Elegantly furnished, our Double Classic Rooms 25 square meters features Double / Twin beds as well as carrara and travertino marble fitted bath. All rooms contain luxurious fabrics, WI-FI, satellite television, pay TV, direct telephone, armchair, writing desk, air conditioning, safe, hairdryer and minibar. Handy smart phone.

  • Bathrobe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Air Conditioning
  • Non-Smoking
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Superior Double

Superior Double

Upgrade: DeLuxe Double

This Superior Double Room offers both comfort and elegance. All rooms feature carrara marble and travertine fitted bath, classic Italian furniture some more contemporary, luxurious fabrics and double/twin beds. Facilities such WI-FI,Internet connection, satellite television, pay TV, direct telephone, armchair, writing desk, air conditioning, safe, hairdryer and minibar.. The Executive Double room is an excellent choice of accommodation in a beautiful aristocratic residence. Handy smart phone and in room Illy coffee machine.

  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Air Conditioning
  • Non-Smoking

Deluxe Double

Deluxe Double

Upgrade: Junior Suite

Our Deluxe Double Rooms measure 35 square meters and combine comfort with elegance. All rooms are designed to meet the highest standards of service and offer double / twin beds, carrara marble and travertine fitted bath, some of them are with Italian classic furniture, others with more contemporary furniture.

All the rooms are provided with WI-FI,Internet connection, satellite television, pay TV, direct telephone, armchairs, writing desk, air conditioning, safe, hairdryer and minibar. Handy smart phone and in room Illy coffee machine.

  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Air Conditioning
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Junior Suite

Junior Suite

Upgrade: Executive Junior Suite

Our Junior Suites measure 50 square meters, they are located on the top floor of the hotel and feature a sitting area in the bedroom, Carrara and travertine fitted marble bath, double wash basin, contemporary furniture and Double / Twin beds.

The executive junior suite has a walking wardrobe and an in roof terrace.

Facilities including with wi-fi Internet connection, satellite television, pay TV, direct telephone, armchairs, writing desk, air conditioning, safe, hairdryer and minibar. The Exeuctive Junior Suite an ideal choice for the traveller seeking comfort and relaxation. Handy smart phone and in room Illy coffee machine.

  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Air Conditioning
  • Non-Smoking
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Executive Junior Suite

Executive Junior Suite

Upgrade: Duplex Suite

Our Executive Junior Suites with their 50 sqm, they are located on the first floor which was the noble floor where the aristocratic family owner of the Palazzo used to live.

The deluxe junior suites offer a refined and comfortable sitting room area and the bedrooms are furnished in a sophisticated style, reflecting the precious antique style, many have frescoes, all high ceilings, luxurious fabrics, as well as offering all the contemporary comforts that the modern traveler desires: wi-fi Internet connection, satellite television, pay TV, direct telephone, armchairs, writing desk, air conditioning, safe, hairdryer and minibar. Handy smart phone and in room Illy coffee machine.

  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Air Conditioning
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Panoramic Altana Suite

Panoramic Altana Suite

Unique the Panoramic Altana is a tower at the top of the hotel, this position guarantee the maximum of privacy, large in total 65 square meters divided on two levels, it has all the walls covered with silk fabric, antique furniture, terracotta floors, one large bed. Handy smart phone and in room Illy coffee machine.

  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Slippers
  • Air Conditioning
  • Connecting Rooms
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Duplex Suite

Royal Duplex Suite. Upgrades to Panoramic Altana Suite

Our three Duplex Suites measure 60 square meters, they are located on the first noble floor and represent a breath of privacy in the Heart of Siena.. These “royal” and luxurious suites represent a combination of antique creating a romantic and soft atmosphere. The bedroom can be with one or two beds. The separate sitting area on a loft level is just under the decorated ceiling with antique paintings. Marble and travertine bathroom, luxurious fabrics. Available in all the rooms are wi-fi Internet connection, satellite television, pay TV, direct telephone, armchairs, writing desk, air conditioning, safe, hairdryer and minibar. Handy smart phone and in room Illy coffee machine.

  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Air Conditioning
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Facts & Policies

Facts
Experiences
City Life, Landmarks, Local Immersion
Vibe Sophisticated
Room Style Classic
Number of Rooms 51
Check-In Time 2:00 PM
Check-Out Time 12:00 PM
Early Arrivals & Late Departures

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Virtuoso Amenities for your stay  

    For 2018 & 2019:
  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Daily Buffet breakfast, for up to two in room guests
  • A complimentary lunch or dinner for up to two people per room once during stay, excluding alcohol, taxes and gratuities
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
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Wonderful

By: Samuel


Reviewed on: 15 Oct 2013

A wonderful hotel in the middle of Siena ... excellent staff. A wonderful place to stay while exploring the city.
Travel Advisor:  Timothy Krenzien

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By: mimi


Reviewed on: 11 Jul 2017

nice staff and our room was very spacious
Travel Advisor:  Michael Distler

BEST hotel in Siena!

By: Kate Zenlea


Reviewed on: 03 Jan 2018

This hotel is absolutely beautiful and the staff are incredible. The hotel is a 16th century structure and is designed to amaze. The food was amazing - breakfast was included in our stay and was served to order each day - and the location was perfect. I would not stay anywhere else in Siena!
Travel Advisor:  Nancy Macleod
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Outstanding Hotel in Beautiful Setting

By: Don & Eileen


Reviewed on: 11 Apr 2018

Five stars. Great accommodations and friendly and helpful staff.
Travel Advisor:  Judy Schwartz