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Ostello Villa Olmo

Via Bellinzona 2, 22100 Como, Italy
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Ranked #12 of 32 Hotels in Como
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Nice lovely place! Enjoyed the stay . Lovely clean rooms and a nice staff helped. A good value for money. English was well spoken and felt very comfortable there. Also got good reccomendations for the activites

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Hollywood, Florida
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25 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

I needed a cheap place for one night in the Como area. I booked a bed in this hostel even though the rooms have more beds than I prefer. The night I stayed there, there were only 3 or 4 other people in the men's dorm so it worked out OK for me. The facilities are decent but if the... More 

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Biberach (Riss), Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Stayed in Como this summer and had a wonderful experience. The staff were so friendly and helpful, we really felt at home there. We were very grateful to find that good English was spoken by the staff there, and they were able to recommend activities in the area for us, as well as give essential information on local bus times... More 

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Karlskrona, Sweden
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

One of few hostels in Como that was available and the location was great to/from the main station, the lake and the town of Como. The staff was wonderful, extremly helpfull and very patient with all my questions about the lake and the surroundings. We ate the restauant food one night which was much better than the pizza we ate... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

The lady at the front desk is a one of the most helpful, smart, and friendly I've met! She spoke English, Italian, French, and German (I'm sure more) and knew how to get anywhere you wanted to go, and some places off the beaten path, like the beautiful section of Lago di Como near Bellagio, where you can swim for... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2012

It doesn't look like much and the lockout time is a bit annoying, but it really is worth it! Breakfast is included in the price (bread, coffee, juice, cereal) as is wifi in the garden and dining room. It it literally 2 mins around the corner from some of the most gorgeous buildings on Lake Como and the staff are... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012 via mobile

If you dou don't mind the male-female dorm seperation, this place is just perfect. The staff is nice, the rooms and showers are clean, and the breakfast is great, with full of aroma Italian coffee. We recommend it with all our hearts.

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St. Asaph, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012

This is one of the best hostels that I stayed in during a recent trip to Italy - clean rooms with lots of air, lockers, garden, good showers, food on offer very good. Very friendly, trusting and patient staff with a wealth of info and tips. Seems to be a family-run hostel. 25 minutes walk from downtown Como, Lago di... More 

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Lincolnshire, England
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

This was our third visit and the first time we had stayed in the family room. Very quiet, clean, spacious, but what makes Villa Olmo Hostel so special is the incredibly lovely family running it. The husband is a terrific chef, his delightful wife (or another lady, possibly their daughter?) is the first point of contact for guests. They are... More 

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Rye, Australia
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55 reviews 55 reviews
10 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2012

I have stayed at this place twice now, once in 1998 and once in 2009. Same owners. The lady that runs the place is very helpful and friendly. She has a wealth of info on touristy things to do. The rooms were clean. Off street parking is available fortunately. Nice place. Unfortunately had to sleep in the men's dorm and... More 

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Address: Via Bellinzona 2, 22100 Como, Italy
Location: Italy > Lombardy > Lake Como > Como
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 45
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Ostello Villa Olmo Como, Italy - Lake Como

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