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Hotel Relais Al Convento

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Piazza Regina Margherita 1 - Vezzano Basso, 19020 Vezzano Ligure, Italy
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Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Vezzano Ligure
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Helsingborg
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237 reviews 237 reviews
44 hotel reviews
207 helpful votes 207 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Found this hotel on the internet. It is located in a small village, on a mountain top, and can be seen for miles around. A Winding road leads uphill until you reach the village (and don't follow your GPS when it wants you to turn into the very narrow Mercato lane, continue on the main road to stay sane). The... More

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Monica P, Direttore at Hotel Relais Al Convento, responded to this review

Dear JanochBarbro, thank you very much for your detailed review: it will be surely helpful to other people who like visiting our area! I am very happy you spent a pleasant stay here at Hotel Al Convento and I hope your journey around Italy was lovely. Thank you again for your kindness and friendliness. Yours sincerely, More

Toronto, Canada
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66 reviews 66 reviews
24 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

This is a great place! We were a bit suspicious about the hotel when we booked because we thought the name was Hotel Albani (which we could not find on the internet). Had we have known the "real" name we would have seen all of the excellent reviews in TA. In any event, the hotel is located in the tiny... More

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Monica P, Direttore at Hotel Relais Al Convento, responded to this review

Dear TheOakvillian, Thank you so much for your lovely review! It’s fantastic to read how you enjoyed your stay, the hotel and the village of Vezzano Ligure. It has been very pleasant for us to have you as our guests: you are so nice! It would be amazing to have you here again in the future… Come back soon! A... More

New Orleans, Louisiana
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

We chanced upon this hotel via TripAdvisor, and were very pleased. It's nestled in the heart of a very tiny hilltop village close to the Cinque Terre and made a great base for exploring the surrounding area. The hotel itself was lovely, great location, friendly staff, excellent breakfast, and helpful with all of our needs. I don't think there were... More

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Monica P, Direttore at Hotel Relais Al Convento, responded to this review

Dear creolecruiser, thank you very much for your review: we are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay and liked our hotel, the staff and the location. I’m sorry for the smoke, we will oblige the nigh porter to smoke somewhere else. We hope to have you as our welcome guests again if you come back to Italy!... More

Milan, Italy
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013 via mobile

for a relaxing weekend away from milan this is the ideal place to stay. close to cinqueterre if you have a car yoy can easily drive to la spezia and enjoy in 10min by train the stunnin view from the little villages on the coast. ideal for a relaxing weekend. must have a car

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Monica P, Direttore at Hotel Relais Al Convento, responded to this review

Dear James, Thank you for your kind review. It’s a pleasure to know you loved your stay with us and you found Hotel Al Convento the ideal place to visit the Cinque Terre. We hope to see you the next time you come back to Italy. Yours sincerely, More

Castronno, Italy
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012

Very nice location, wonderful view both of the village and the surroundings. Staff welcoming and very kind. Enjoyed also dinner at the dehors of the restaurant, typical food of this area. Pesto was great, wide choice of good wines as well. Room was huge and well furnished, although a little bit hot at arrival

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57 reviews 57 reviews
23 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2012

The hotel has a stunning location on top of the hill. Very nicely appointed and spacious rooms. But the best part was having a drink at the local bar and having a meal where the locals eat. So we knew it was all authentic. There also a great little grocery store nearby with friendly owners. It's out of the way,... More

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Sydney, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2012

Difficult to find, but once you drive up the narrow winding road its worth it. We found the whole village charming and glad we stayed there on our way to Cinque Terre. The rooms we were given were nicely appointed , warm & comfortable with the only criticisms being the cramped shower recess & the long narrow flights of steps... More

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Attleboro, Massachusetts
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2012

Stayed 2 nights in this hotel, great customer service, located next to a wonderful little restaurant. Hotel room was clean. Location required use of a car but well worth the trip to get out of the city and experience the countryside & relax!

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2011

My partner and I stayed in a suite room at Al Convento for 2 nights as part of a 2 week Europe holiday. We flew into Pisa and picked up a brand new 1.3L diesel Fiat Punto hire car and drove up to La Spezia, which we managed pretty easily with just the paper maps they give you at the... More

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Oakville,Ontario Can
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46 reviews 46 reviews
20 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2011

We stayed here for three nights. Our room was not as pleasant looking as others however you can tell that a talented decorator has been at work in the hotel. The bed was not at all comfortable and the mattresses need replacement. The shower stall is tiny. The climb up the hill is for confident drivers only and was stressful.... More

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Address: Piazza Regina Margherita 1 - Vezzano Basso, 19020 Vezzano Ligure, Italy
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Location: Italy > Liguria > Province of La Spezia > Vezzano Ligure
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Relais Al Convento 3*
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Hotel Relais Al Convento is situated in the medieval village of Vezzano Ligure, on the hills at the back of the Cinque Terre, only few kilometres away from the wonderful maritime villages of Lerici, San Terenzo and Portovenere, pearls of the Gulf of the Poets. Before the accurate restoration the hotel was an ancient cloister dating back to the XVI century. Today it keeps unchanged the charm and the mysticism of its origins. It has 18 rooms where guests can spend unique and exclusive stays at only 8 km from the sea.It has a check-in area, a private garden, Wi-Fi connection in a common area and restaurant with large choice of Ligurian typical dishes from both land and sea. ... more   less 
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