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Grand Hotel Bristol Resort & Spa

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Via Aurelia Orientale, 369, 16035 Rapallo, Italy
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Ranked #8 of 30 Hotels in Rapallo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Generally a nice hotel, but I wish to warn other potential guests that at the front of the hotel there is a construction site( maybe new apartment's) complete with a crane and very noisy workmen. Our visit was at the beginning of April and the noise and view spoilt our stay - I guess the construction site will be there... More 

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really wanted to give this hotel 5 stars. We were upgraded upon arrival to a very nicely appointed suite with amazing views of the bay. Staff was professional and efficient. The minor point was the menu choices both in the bar area as well as its top floor restaurant. The latter provided sweeping views of the bay, with a... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a great time in this hotel and the view is simply awesome, see photo! The service was good and the restaurant on the the top of the hotel is great. Rapallo is in general a great place to be. But in peak-season the traffic is quite intense.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

This is a lovely hotel up on a hill on the very edge of Rapallo, with an amazing coastal walk from very near the hotel all the way to the town. We were there on a travel deal, so it was very good value. Not sure we would pay the full rates in the summer though. Staff are excellent, particularly... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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217 helpful votes 217 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I am sure once upon a time, the Grand Hotel Bristol was very grand, ship-shape and Bristol fashion, but that time seems now to be long gone. Arrive at the entrance in my car and as there were no porters, haul out my luggage into reception. Then told to park my car down in the basement: do so, make my... More 

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Just few days spent in this hotel before ny's eve. Large room and a marvellouse view ! I arrived during the night and I parked the car in the Hotel's private parking, Room was hot and well cleaned. Large windows in breakfast room, view of santa Margherita and all the Gulf !

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Sorocaba, SP
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Close to Rapallo, 15 minutes from center city the hotel is beautiful and well maintained. Rooms clean fragrante and bright, with sea view to the Liguria's sea. Rapallo is besides Saint Marguerita Ligurie wich is before Porto Fino. You can do this tour by bus, cheaper and cheaper.

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mason, ohio
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at the Grand Hotel Bristol over Christmas and had a very nice time. The staff was very helpful and the rooms were very nice. Our family of two adults and three children stayed in a Junior Suite and double room with a gorgeous sea view. The Junior suite had a very nice bathroom and the room was large... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Stayed at the hotel for four nights during off-season in December. The hotel was almost empty, but the staff was still very nice and helpful. Beautiful view from the room facing the sea. Breakfast was OK with buffet containing cheese selection, cold cuts, bread, juice, hard boiled eggs, yoghurt, etc. You can also ask for eggs (scrambled, sunny side up,... More 

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Merrimack, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

My husband and I spent 2 weeks at the stately Grand Hotel Bristol Resort and Spa in late September. The weather was beautiful and the area was not crowded. The hotel is used by tour groups for 1-2 night stays. The groups left for the outings by 8 AM, so breakfast room and terrace were not crowded. The hotel is... More 

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