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La Riserva di Castel d'Appio

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Localita Peidaigo, 71, 18039 Ventimiglia, Italy
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Ranked #1 of 13 hotels in Ventimiglia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A recent review by Ann S (my mother) pretty much sums up what I was going to say! I travelled with my parents, & we were blown away not only by the knock-your-socks-off views from the balconies (totally worth the slightly scary taxi trip up the steep hill), but equally so by the kind, caring & friendly service offered by... More

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Livingston, New Jersey
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I reviewed this hotel a few years ago, and thought I'd check in again to let everyone know that the high standards we have come to expect here are as high as ever and seem never to change. We've spent from two to five nights here annually over the past 15 - 20 years, and it's always a treat. We... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came across this hotel when looking at options for a possible overnight stay in Ventimiglia in order to avoid a rush in changing trains there. We needed a 2 bedroom suite to accommodate 3 adults & found this was available. The images looked spectacular & it looked utterly charming so we took a punt & booked for the one... More

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San Francisco, California
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33 reviews 33 reviews
27 hotel reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a hotel that is hard to access and you need to arm yourself with a lot of patience as you will need to climb up the hill and deal with scary turns with no guardrails to get there. Take the Forte San Paolo way and not the other one that is longer. Once you get there, you have... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We planned on staying two nights and ended up staying five it was so great. Family run hotel that make you feel like you are staying with friends. The dinner is outstanding and not to be missed. Service is impeccable. The rooms are updated and they have a balcony overlooking Ventimiglia, Cap Martin and Monaco. The inside dinning room is... More

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Bodrum City, Turkey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel was difficult to find and we still had some doubts while finally finding our way up to the hotel, but it turned out to be a very lovely place. We had a sea view room, though the room is too small for 2 persons & we had trouble connecting to WiFi in the room. We ate at the... More

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Halmstad, Sweden
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights and had a very relaxing time. The atmosphere reminds of an old hotel with relaxed surroundings and very friendly staff. At the same time there are good Wifi, modern TVs and a gym! This mix made it great for the whole family (not forgetting the pool). When you get just to the winding road... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found this hotel on the internet three years ago, and booked for three nights. Last year we booked for seven nights, and this year we booked for ten nights! The wonderful staff from reception to the dining room to the maid service was faultless over the three years. The views from the rooms and especially from the terrace and... More

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New York City, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We spent 2 nights at La Riserva which is a beautiful, clean, and relaxing hotel. The great staff differentiate this family-run hotel - they are friendly, welcoming and very accommodating. The views are spectacular; our room was clean and spacious and had a balcony. The bathroom was very large. The hotel is lovely, well-laid out, nice grounds, and the public... More

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Aix-en-Provence, France
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

The room was expensive. The view was pleasant. There was no lock on the door of our room. There were flies all over the dining room, in our food and in our drinks, we voiced our concerns. The bed was rickety, tv and room dated. No bath. In the morning we had breakfast on the terrace, some products were out... More

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Address: Localita Peidaigo, 71, 18039 Ventimiglia, Italy
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Location: Italy > Liguria > Italian Riviera > Ventimiglia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — La Riserva di Castel d'Appio 3*
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Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
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The antique building located on a peak about 300m above the sea and underneath the ruin of the "Castle d'Appio" is a 13th century garrison and enjoys a marvellous view of the Italian "Flower Riviera" and the French "Côte d'AzurUnder the old castle built by Roman Consul Appio Claudio in 185 B.C., in 1967 the hotel and restaurant "La Riserva di Castel d'Appio" was erected on the ruins of the old building which belonged to the same family who today is still the owner and manager of the hotel facility.A refined lounge for the winter restaurant, a flowered terrace along the swimming-pool for dinners in the candlelight, highly recommended is our fish specialities from the best traditional and international dishes. The Genoese, in the Xlll century, rediscovered the position of the castle, rising steeply 300m out of the sea, and almost totally rebuilt it. From the restaurant and the rooms you can enjoy the same magnificent view.The hotel is located between the "Riviera dei Fiori" and the "Côte d'Azur", 18 Km away from both Sanremo and Monte Carlo. To reach it you have to leave the A10 highway at Ventimiglia exit and run 1/2 mile toward the town. Then, after you cross a bridge on the Roya river, you have to turn right toward France. After 400 mt, at the traffic light, turn right and go on for 4 Km. ... more   less 
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