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La Riserva di Castel d'Appio

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Localita Peidaigo, 71, 18039 Ventimiglia, Italy
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Geneva, Switzerland
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9 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Based on previous reviewers comments, we selected this small, family run hotel for its location, pool and parking. We were not disappointed as the home-style food and service in the restaurant makes it like a home away from home. The half-board menu is also a good value option as well as the wine recommendations from Emilio. We also enjoyed the... More 

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Sutherlin
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel....wow! Wow! Wow! From the moment we were greeted getting out of our car by Emilio, it has been a grand experience! The views are simply off the hook! Yes, you do have to drive a bit, but how else would you get the views?!? The signage directing you to the hotel is a great help! The room was... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're looking for a first class hotel in Ventimiglia, you can't go wrong with La Riserva di Castel D'Appio. It's a family run hotel and the staff are all welcoming and helpful. This hotel makes you feel special and deserves to be 4 star plus. Sitting on the terrace for breakfast and taking in the breathtaking views across the... More 

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lariserva, Owner at La Riserva di Castel d'Appio, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you very much for taking the time to give an account of your visit to La Riserva di Castel d'Appio on TripAdvisor. I am delighted that you were impressed with our service quality during your stay at our hotel and that we have exceeded your expectations. I shall be more than happy to forward your words of... More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed in a Junior suite with a beautiful view of the coastline. This hotel is family run and you did feel part of the family. The owner Antonio was so helpful and even prepared meals which were not on the menu due to our dietary requirements. The staff, Mario, Emilio and David were so helpful & lovely, nothing was... More 

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lariserva, Direttore at La Riserva di Castel d'Appio, responded to this review

Dear Sirs, Thank you very much for taking the time to give an account of your visit to La Riserva di Castel d'Appio on TripAdvisor. I am delighted that you were impressed with our service quality during your stay at our hotel and that we have exceeded your expectations. I shall be more than happy to forward your words of... More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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1,587 reviews
128 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 607 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really enjoyed our stay here. The fact that its up a mountain means one thing..... spectacular views! The management were super friendly and looked after us from start to finish. Priced really well in my opinion The room was spacious, clean and functional. No complaints from either of us Would definitely come back and I would recommend

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lariserva, Direttore at La Riserva di Castel d'Appio, responded to this review

Dear Sir, I would like to thank you for your review about your stay at hotel La Riserva di Castel d'Appio I am delighted that you had a pleasant time and that you enjoyed the hotel's location and facilities. Thank you once more for sharing your impressions and I hope to welcome you back very soon. Best regards, Antonello Rotondaro More 

Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

La Riserva has been in the family of Tosca and her son Antonio for about 60 years. They and their staff, especially the ageing Emilio, treat guests as members of that family, which makes for a memorable stay. The hotel is on top of a hill (mountain) overlooking the Mediterranean coast panorama from San Remo to Monaco; truly spectacular. The... More 

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lariserva, Direttore at La Riserva di Castel d'Appio, responded to this review

Dear Sirs, It was a pleasure to welcome you as a guest to hotel La Riserva di Castel d'Appio. I greatly appreciate you taking the time to send us your feedback following your stay. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay in our hotel and am honoured that your words were so full of praise. The opinion of our guests... More 

Germany
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28 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

This hotel was a big disappointment. It is very difficult to reach, as the road to the hotel is very dangerous. The views were spectacular but it wasn't worth the drive up the mountain. The bed was dirty, the hotel was run down and the breakfast was pretty average. The hotel needs to be renovated.

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lariserva, Direttore at La Riserva di Castel d'Appio, responded to this review

Dear Sirs, we thank you for the review, we are surprised how he thought about doing a review after eight months of his stay at the hotel, any problems can be solved at the reception talking to the hotel manager, this review does not help anyone. If he had done a review today it would probably write that the rooms... More 

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18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 via mobile

This gem on the top of a hill with the most spectacular views of Monaco and the Italian country side, is just wonderful. It's a family run business and in summer would be a fabulous escape. It's quite a drive up to the resort and not for the faint of heart. If you're planning a lot of day trips and... More 

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Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

My husband and I stayed here over Easter weekend and throughly enjoyed ourselves. The jewel in this hotel's crown is it's location - perched atop a hill in Ventimiglia Alta with stunning expansive views across the azure waters of the Med. Relaxing on the terrace with an aperitif and soaking in this vista was certainly one of the highlights! The... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

my partner and i had been interrailing around europe during the summer, and tried to get a direct train to france, but we could only get as far as ventimiglia, we had to stop off overnight, so glad we did. we arrived at the train station late, really struggled to get a taxi sorted, we rang hotel staff to see... More 

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