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Piazza Marconi, 15, 19018 Vernazza, Italy
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La Mala
Ranked #5 of 41 Vernazza B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Adelaide, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I arrived by train from Siena and fell in love with Varnezza . John met us at the station and carried our bags up the many steps to La Mala that overlooks the town and sea. We chose room 19 as it was a little cheaper but was not disappointed. It is a smaller room but our... More

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at La Mala for a few nights. Based on other reviews we requested room 31 and we were not disappointed! The lovely (all white!) room itself is nice, spacious and clean...and the views are incredible - nothing but blue sky and ocean out of the windows! The location in Vernazza is great - you walk... More

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Hong Kong, China
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stay in room #31, spacious, clean, nice view. Gianni is very helpful. The breakfast included is also very good. It is provide by a resturant in square. 3 mins walk from La mala. Breakfast include a sandwich, croissant, fresh juice and coffee. My wife love most is, we can hear the sea wave when sleeping. Quiet and Peace!!!

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Whitefish, Montana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were met by John (the owner) at the train station. A quick call upon our arrival and he was there in minutes to haul our bags up the many stairs where La Mala is located. Because of the location, the views from La Mala are breath-taking. There is a shared veranda (by all the guests) overlooking the Mediterranean. We... More

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CA
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place is fabulous! Gianni helped us (mother and daughter with way too much luggage) both coming and going. The room was small, but so clean and new. We would stay there again in a heart beat! We visited all the five towns and Vernazza is the best! There is a fabulous gelateria near by with cinnamon gelato to die... More

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San Francisco, California
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36 reviews 36 reviews
8 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Loved our stay at La Mala -- beautiful, clean rooms with comfy bed and nice bathroom, plus a great view overlooking the sea from the common balcony. Gianni was kind enough to meet us at the train station and help with our luggage, plus recommend restaurants and make reservations. He could not have been nicer. Bring cash (15% more to... More

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Portland, Oregon
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59 reviews 59 reviews
9 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We stayed in room 31 for 5 nights, where we spent much of the time in the minimal, whitewashed room, just staring out the window at the beautiful blue sea below. Vernazza is a stunning town and this small hotel is wonderful. The town itself, filled with tourists during the day, becomes calm and serene in the mornings and evenings... More

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Hartford, Connecticut
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

La mala is amazing! This 4 suite hotel is located in the most beautiful village in cinque terre, vernazza. Located on the cliffs, your views could not be better. The rooms are bright, well kept, clean, and beautiful. The bed was very comfortable and sleeping to the sounds of waves crashing against the bluffs was relaxing and wonderful. If you... More

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London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

This B&B helped us with the luggages once we got out from the train at Vernazza station. That helped heaps as there were steps to walk up to the hotel. This B&B is centrally located in the town. We had the room overlooking the magnificent ocean view. The room was simple and neat. The wifi was working well in the... More

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Tustin, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We stayed at La Mala on June 27th and 28th and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The hotel is centrally located in town and offers amazing scenic views from the balcony. It is very clean and well maintained. The hotel itself is simple and small - only 4 rooms and this quant B & B used to be a family home,... More

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Additional Information about La Mala

Address: Piazza Marconi, 15, 19018 Vernazza, Italy
Location: Italy > Liguria > Italian Riviera > Cinque Terre > Vernazza
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
La Mala Hotel Vernazza
La Mala Vernazza, Italy - Cinque Terre

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