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Via Dante Alighieri, 34, 70023 Gioia del Colle, Italy
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Il Grifone
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Like other reviewers, we had booked into another property, Al Borgo, which was completely closed up - a disconcerting start. This is simple B&B. Bed was very comfortable and everywhere was spotlessly clean. Excellent and free wifi. Breakfast was really good including fresh fruit and some cooked meat and cheese. Staff were very friendly but spoke no English - which... More

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Gioia del Colle, Italy
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

A very good team of employees and very good quality/price ratio. The location is very close to the center of Gioia del Colle, and the breakfast is very consistent. The rooms are clean and the atmosphere is familial and friendly.

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Whitehouse, Ohio
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

The owner of this B & B also owns Al Borgo Bed & Breakfast. Our reservation was at Al Borgo B & B. When we arrived the doors were locked and no one answered when we knocked. We asked a gentleman in a store on the next block for assistance. He didn't speak English but led us down the street... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013 via mobile

I've stayed in Il Grifone. It has a perfect place in the downtown. 50 mt away from the main square. As it was new restorated all the rooms and places in the hotel is in perfect situation. The receptionist who stays the whole day very kind and tolerant and the receptionist who stays whole night and prepares the breakfast (... More

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giovanna10028
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

I recently returned from Puglia and stayed at Il Grifone B&B in Gioia del Colle. It is a well-run B&B in a great location two blocks from the center square. The staff goes out of their way to see that you are comfortable. We loved Marcello who was there to greet us when we arrived and provided breakfast each morning... More

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Calgary, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2012

Recently I stayed at Il Grifone with 7 other friends as part of Angelo Coluccia's excellent Experience Puglia Tour. This charming, unpretentious B and B felt like home right from the start. The owner, Concetta, speaks very good English and was extremely helpful when we met her by chance one night in town. She personally escorted us to an excellent... More

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Los Angeles
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29 reviews 29 reviews
28 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2011

I stayed in room C for 6 nights at the end of May 2011. this little friendly B&B is fantastic in every way. It is right down the street from the town's main square, right across from both a nice little food market and a fruit/veggie market. The town's sights, best restaurants, and anything else you might need are all... More

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Charleston, South Carolina
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54 reviews 54 reviews
43 hotel reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2011

Il Grifone is a hidden jewel on the main street of the small town of Gioia del Colle about half way between the two UNESCO World Heritage towns of Alberobello and Matera. This B and B and its new sister B and B, Al Borgo are perfect stops for anyone touring this region of Puglia. Under the watchful eye of... More

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Sydney
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2010

I was booked into Il Grifone by Angelo Coluccia, my guide from Experience Puglia. I had a beautifully appointed room on the top floor of a refurbished house just steps away from the main square. The Continental breakfast comprised a variety of sweet baked goodies none of which I could eat as I am diabetic. I was hugely appreciative, therefore,... More

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Bakewell
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45 reviews 45 reviews
37 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2009

We stayed on two sites. Part of our group was in the original building and the others were in a building newly acquired a few streets away which will obviously provide additional accommodation. The new buiding was in teh final stages of refurbishment and so there were a few bits that needed completing. The refurbishment is being done to a... More

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Address: Via Dante Alighieri, 34, 70023 Gioia del Colle, Italy
Location: Italy > Puglia > Province of Bari > Gioia del Colle

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