The landlady, Gabriella, had emailed us instructions which in retrospect we should have totally ignored and simply followed the Bookings.com instructions which basically said go to La Pace then 800 m on Via Scopetone to a white house which has a sign where you turn off and the building is another 800 m. In the event we came from the opposite direction where her sign is not visible and after spending a long time looking, decided to use her GPS coordinates which turned out to be incorrect. Fortunately that was obvious and my partner noticed the Booking.com coordinates were different so we tried those and were there within minutes albeit more than a hour late. Both wifi and mobile phones were down due to technical problems that affected the whole area but you can't blame that on Gabriella (the owner).
The room was very clean with a great but distant view of Arezzo. The breakfast was good, in fact my partner had asked Gabriella to make scrambled eggs which was the only time I saw them in Italy, including big hotels. She wanted us to go to a nearby restaurant which was closed when she tried to make reservations then she gave us a business card for another restaurant on the La Pace side of the small mountain Via Scopetone crosses but our GPS couldn't locate it so we took advantage of having driven from the other side of the mountain and found La Giostra which really is a 5-star restaurant roughly 7 km from this property.
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