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Hotel il Faro

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Marina Piccola, 5, 80067 Sorrento, Italy
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Ranked #84 of 96 hotels in Sorrento
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Slime, Croatia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at this lovely little hotel for 3 nights. We were greeted by very friendly staff who helped us find our room easily. the room was very spacious and the balcony had a wild view of the harbour and vesuvius. the bathroom came equipt with a nice fully functioning shower, toilet and a relaxing bidet and the towels were ideal... More

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Liverpool
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to the hotel on a school trip. Me and my friend had booked a two bed room and was very disappointed when we found out it had no opening window and not a working air conditioning, my friend has asthma and this didn't help it, the room smelt like mold and the bathroom was tacky and small with... More

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Derby, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went here with Anakin, and he's a vegetarian. the veggie option one night was tuna. tuna. They put cheese in my drink. The wif-fi was glitchy. The waiter ate my baby. it was comfortable, but I didn't find the tv remote very easily. I want the next eruption. I don't want a motzerella, I need a red bull. Is... More

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I were there a year ago with no reservations and they quickly accommodated us to a lovely room on the top floor facing the sea. It is worth paying the little extra for the sea view so you can have the feel of the coast right at your room, and as a bonus you can see the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came on a school trip to sorrento and stayed here as we arrived my room was In good condition however as you walked in the room there was a bed facing you which you had to be very careful not to walk into the leg of otherwise you would cut yourself and unlucky me cut myself four times on... More

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GlobRes_18151, Direttore at Hotel il Faro, responded to this review

Dear Guest We are regreet to read your words, in any case we want & need to clarify some things, concerning the room may be you don't know before the school ( english or not) arrive in our hotel, the agency and the school send the people for check the accomodation, also , the teachers check all days the room.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at the Faro hotel with an EF tour group. I was in a double room that did not have a view, but the kids Quad room had a belcony and a great view. Finding our room was interesting, with the back staircases. The room was clean and quiet. We had a great night's sleep. The shower had a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

I lucked out and got the last room of the hotel for the one night I was in Sorrento. I arrived on a boat from Amalfi and was departing the next morning to Ischia so the location across from the boat docks was most important to me. I was given a great room at an unexpectedly reasonable rate that included... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

This hotel was absolutely lovely. I stayed here on a school trip and we were treated with such kindness. The staff helped everyone with their bags and our rooms were very comfortable. I was unfortunate to get a room with a view of a brick wall but the majority of rooms have a beautiful view of the water. Bathrooms were... More

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Perth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

I stayed here with a school group in April 2014. It's in a great location (as long as you like walking although there is a bus to the town). Based in a great location down at the marina, where you can get a boat to the Isle of Capri, in Sorrento. My room overlooked the sea with views to Vesuvius.... More

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Littlehampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We have recently returned from a four night stay at Il Faro. Having stayed with students at a number of other hotels in the Sorrento area, I can confidently say that Il Faro is the best. The student rooms, although quite small, were clean and well appointed, and the staff rooms were very comfortable. We were very impressed to be... More

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Address: Marina Piccola, 5, 80067 Sorrento, Italy
Location: Italy > Campania > Province of Naples > Sorrento
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel il Faro 3*
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