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L'Approdo

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Via Pagana, 160, 16035, Rapallo, Italy
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Wilen, Switzerland
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

My familiy and I stayed in the L'Approdo for a long weekend. The booking and communication prior the arrival via email was very easy and prompt. Hotel rooms practical with international TV channels (italian, english, german, french), bath room equiped with shower gel, soap, hairdryer etc. Typical italian breakfast buffet. Wide selction of fruits, toasts and italian rolls, italian pastries... More 

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Thank PM_Mik
grerico, Direttore at L'Approdo, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you so much for rating us so good and for your super-nice description of the Hotel services, rooms and facilities. We appreciate your words very much Let me just make a small clarificatrion for those who may read: coffee and cappuccino during breakfast time (8 to 10 a.m.) are totally free of charge; barley and decaffeinated coffee,... More 

Ironbridge Gorge, United Kingdom
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197 reviews
93 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

We stayed here last week for 3 nights and I found it...Faultless.....Marta on Reception was truly amazing and welcomed us upon arrival and was there on a daily basis, full of helpful tips. The Hotel was spotless and incredibly well looked after in every way...and I know all about hotels after 40 years of owning them!!! The entire staff never... More 

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Thank Bluemel
grerico, Direttore at L'Approdo, responded to this review

Dear Guest, as you surely are aware of ( because you're an Hotel owner as your write), our job isn't always easy nor rewarding in both human and economial terms. Nevetheless, thanks to people like you you that so graciously recognize our strong and constant effort to make the best for our dear Guest, we are motivated to keep on... More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015 via mobile

We were treated as honoured guests through out our 7 night stay in this charming and extremely well run Hotel. Special mention must go to Francesca, Marta and Cindy for their warm friendly service. They all took great care of us and made our visit to this beautiful part of Italy all the more special and memorable. The Hotel is... More 

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grerico, Direttore at L'Approdo, responded to this review

Dear Guest, it was an honor for us to have the privilege to see our hotel through your very kind and polite look. The staff is grateful to you for mentioning them with such kindness and remember with pleasure your stay with us. We hope you will want to come back and visit us again soon! Nicest regards G.Bottinelli More 

Buenos Aires, Argentina
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

Wonderful place, very nice view and very good attention of all staff working at the hotel. The location makes it a bit noisy room if you want to leave the window open. And it has a big problem with the parking issue is not sure where you can leave your car because you have to walk down a street without... More 

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grerico, Direttore at L'Approdo, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you very much for your positive words; we are happy that you spent a nice time with us. I know that park may be a little" triky", because we have place for 7 cars, that is why before arrival we always give all the indications on where it is more likely to find a place for the... More 

Rockhampton, Australia
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37 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015 via mobile

Very happy with our stay. Compared to other hotels in Italy this &the location has 5 stars! The staff were lovely, the breakfast delicious & our room on the top floor adequate. The feature was the view from our balcony,sensational & the quiet position of the hotel just out of the busy areas. Its very expensive to travel in summer,... More 

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grerico, Direttore at L'Approdo, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you very much for you very positive rating of our Hotel. It was a pleasure to welcome you at l'Approdo and we hope that you will come back again in a near future Kindest regards G.Bottinelli More 

Rijmenam, Belgium
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

We stayed for three nights. I wanted to visit Rapallo because I read about it in a book. It wasn't what I expected about it at all. But the hotel was nearby Santa Margherita Ligure which was really lovely. Nearby Portofino. We visited i Cinque Terre, which was very nice. We liked the stay very much, we felt well at... More 

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grerico, Direttore at L'Approdo, responded to this review
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Brussels, Belgium
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195 reviews
55 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Staying 2 nights in room 46 (topfloor) enjoying a great view. Good beds, clean rooms, nice but smal bathroom. Breakfast OK for Italy. Wifi is terribly slow and access for only one device is granted per stay (extra are 5 Euro). Parking is near impossible - some streetparking is available. Very noisy mainroad just in front of hotel. Reception is... More 

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grerico, Direttore at L'Approdo, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your nice review, I'm happy that you enjoyed the beautiful view from our balcony! Best regards G.Bottinelli More 

Brighton, England
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29 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

We stayed for two nights in May, as part of a three month road trip round Europe, had chosen the hotel as it was relatively reasonably priced for the area, but had satisfactory reviews. The approach by car is sudden and steep, off the main Rapallo to Sta Marguerita road. Parking is very limited, and again, very steep and awkward.... More 

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grerico, Direttore at L'Approdo, responded to this review

Dear Guest, you're right. I know that It is unpleasant to find "do not " signs in public places and we are not fans of this kind of signposting as well. You feel rather accused without being guilty don't you ! On the other side you can not imagine how many persons are smoking or taking every possible item from... More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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50 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Very modern and clean,a bit clinical. The bed is quite hard. The bathroom on the small side, specially the shower cubicle. Beautiful view from the balcony on the upper floors. No fridge in the room. Parking costs 15 Euro a day and it is quite an effort to park properly on the slope. The hotel is situated between Rapallo and... More 

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grerico, Direttore at L'Approdo, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your very precise review ! I'm sorry that you only dedicate time to describe streets, sidewalks, road sizes, prices of the park places, timetables.... Those who will decide to visit San Michele di Pagana will also profit of a special atmosphere because the beauty of this part of Italy is unique and wonderful! Anyway, thank... More 

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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 via mobile

Hotel is located in very beautiful place and got amazing views . We had a room with a balcony . Hotel is nice and clean , rooms are spacious enough. Breakfast was good quality, nice coffee. Have to specially mention the hotel staff, everyone was very helpful and friendly. Overall nice atmosphere , location, and service.

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grerico, Direttore at L'Approdo, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your positive feedback! We are happy to read that you spent a nice time with us and found the right atmosphere to relax and enjoy your holyday. Hope to welcome you again soon Kindest regards G.Bottinelli Hotel Manager More 

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