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Villa San Gennariello b&b

via Madonnelle n. 5, 80055 Portici, Italy
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Ranked #2 of 7 Portici B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Brookfield, Wisconsin
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a wonderful B&B operated by a family that is rightfully proud of their fine home. You can live like a noble. The rooms are nicely appointed and the bathrooms are spacious, including roomy showers! The breakfast is better than the standard fare, and filling. That's good because you will have a bit of a walk to Herculaneum, but... More

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Dundas, Ontario
4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I stayed in this historic villa on May 16th on my way to our rented "Trullo" in Puglia and on May 24th and 25th on our return to Naples. We set off from the Naples airport in our rented Fiat 500 and headed for the Villa San Gennariello in Portici,( I was the designated navigator ) and even though we... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Not only is this B & B a beautiful piece of history, the hosts are warm and welcoming! Emma,Dominico and Franceso made my 4night stay there most enjoyable. A walk away from the ruins of Ercalano and a calm oasis in a very busy town. Excellent communications with the circumvesuviana train that runs along the Amalfi Coast. Yes, the area... More

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East Greenville, Pennsylvania
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37 reviews 37 reviews
9 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We have stayed at this residence on several trips to the Amalfi coast. It's clean, incredibly friendly and georgous - inside and out! Its about a 4-5 minute walk from the train station, and worth every step! We would highly recommend it to anyone looking for unique lodging in a quiet but nice neighborhood. Within a short walk are also... More

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Arvada, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

My husband and I stayed here for 6 nights while doing day trips to Naples, Sorrento, Paestum, Amalfi Coast, Pompeii, etc. The location was great and the house lovely, but our GPS could not find it so we ended up calling Francesco, who came and found us and brought us to the Villa. He and the entire family were very... More

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

I agree with other comments that area around villa is noisy, scruffy, littered and a bit threatening. But short walk to villa from station and once behind locked gates felt very lucky to be able to share this beautiful C18 villa with its exquisite furnishings and garden and charming hosts. Our room was large with a sofa and access to... More

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

We stayed one night at the Villa San Gennariello B&B and everything was perfect : since the help we received by Francesco (the owner's son) by phone in order to reach the Villa, to the very charming and big room we had and the great breakfast in the garden. The venue is stunning : it is an ancient bourgoise villa... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

Couple in our mid 20’s – stayed here for 3 nights during a 3 week Italian Tour, this is the fairest way to assess our stay: Good points: - The Villa San Gennariello is a beautiful 18th century building with charm, history, and amazing panoramic rooftop view - Francesco our host was fantastic, informative on arrival and continued to go... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

We very much enjoyed our stay. We enjoyed the company of the family and appreciated all the help we received with our travel arrangements. We especially enjoyed breakfast in the courtyard and the beautiful garden which we used as a shady refuge. The Villa is a step back in time to the 18th century, beautifully restored and maintained. Our room... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

We just came back from a trip to Pompei and the Amalfi Coast and stayed at the Villa San Gennariello with my husband. The Villa is a former royal hunting lodge, full of character and history. Our room was spacious, with lovely furniture and a huge comfortable bed. The beauty of the villa and its garden were only matched by... More

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Address: via Madonnelle n. 5, 80055 Portici, Italy
Location: Italy > Campania > Province of Naples > Portici
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