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Pensione Tranchina Scopello

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Via A Diaz, 7, 91014 Scopello, Castellammare del Golfo, Sicily, Italy
Pensione Tranchina Scopello
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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed a Pensione Tranchina for 3 nights last summer and I wish I could hae had more time to stay longer! marisin Salvatore and her Son hosted us with unexpectable kindness and generosity. they always special attentions to the details to make our stay the most confortable and warm as possible. I can honestly say that I have never... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We came in winter for the spectacular Zingaro Nature Reserve and had a faultless welcome and 2-night stay at this good quality spotlessly clean B&B. The real reward was our exceptional host. She attended to our needs so naturally and flattered us with a warm welcome, local knowledge, and genuine hospitality. So true that people maketh the place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Great place for Scopello (seen in 5 minutes to be honest) and the surrounding area. Lots of sights a short drive away. The place itself is cozy, welcoming and the food at dinner and breakfast outstanding (so much so that it's a good job the Riserva Naturale dello Zingaro is close by to hike off all those calories!). Great value... More 

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Nellysford, Virginia, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

The adventure is right in the Pensione -- meeting people from all over the world, sharing meals enjoying the quiet town and beauty of surrounding landscape -- this is an ideal place to stay to recoup energy if one's trip has been hectic. So beautiful -- ideal accommodations and good food. Interesting places to visit nearby. Thank you to the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Agree witj previous reviews. Super place, lovely village, spacious rooms. Whole place very clean. Professional host who created a house party feel. We enjoyed meeting other guests and dinner delicious.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

My husband and I spent 2 weeks in Sicily this October, and our stay at the Pensione Tranchina was the highlight of the trip. It's location in the tiny town of Scopello, right next to the local café was perfect for visiting the Zingaro Nature Reserve, the ruins of Segesta, Erice, and countless other sites that Sicily has to offer.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

This is a charming, tiny town right by the Zingharo Nature Reserve, and this a charming guesthouse just off the main square, overlooking olive groves and the valley. Great base if you have a car for exploring local reserve. We also enjoyed the weekly farmer's market in the square while we were there. It's in a small three storey building... More 

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Forestville, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Pensione Tranchina was a true highlight during our trip through Sicily...a genuine endeavor by Marisin Tranchina that is not duplicated anywhere. The inn rises above the fray and offers its visitors an exceptional experience. Marisin is a warm and gracious host, speaks numerous languages and she welcomes you with open arms. Her inn is filled with lovely furnishings, the linens... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Pensione Tranchina is an exceptional inn from every perspective. Marisin Tranchina is the perfect hostess, always pleasant, cheerful, informative and gracious. She makes all of her guests feel appreciated and at home. Likewise, her staff are attentive and helpful. The rooms are elegant and comfortable with all essential amenities. The inn is bright and tastefully furnished. The meals at both... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Pensione Tranchina is a special Inn.. which I happened to spend three nights in , last week..... located in the small village of Scopello.. Marasin is the perfect hostess and provider of information/directions.. The food, both breakfast and dinner are a true highlight..... Breakfast is full of local products.. and the evening 4 course dinner ( guests only ) is... More 

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