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Il Porcellino

Via San Vincenzo, 7 | Localita' Torricelle, 37142 Verona, Italy
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Ranked #115 of 331 Verona B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014
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  • 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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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

We stayed 2 nights at this outstanding B&B in the hills above Verona. Fulvio was an outstanding host...he gave us excellent spot-on info on the easiest way to park/navigate the main sights in Verona and a side trip to Lake Garda. His place was started as a restaurant and later added a lodging option, and the restaurant dominates the place.... More

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20 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

(+) very nice owners, they prepared food even outside restaurant hours for us, very good local products, great salami and ham - highly recommended -, good view from the restaurant over Verona, we had a dog with us and this was no problem, good place to visit Verona or as interim stop into the south. (-) the room had balcony,... More

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Antwerp, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

We visited Il Porcellino twice as a restaurant and not as a B & B last september. The only thing we regret is that we learned to know Il Porcellino too late on our stay, if not we should have dined there each night. Fantastic local food at reasonable prices and a 200 % friendly service. Worth to climb for... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

What an oasis from the tourist storm! You need a car, and you need the nerve to negotiate the hair-pin mountain turns, but Il Porcellino is worth it all. High in the hills above Verona, Il Porcellino is a great retreat. It's quiet at night and the elevation is cool on hot summer days. Innkeeper Fulvio will great you with... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

we arrived at the hotel mid afternoon and were welcomed by one of the staff, our room wasn't quite ready so we were given free drinks while we waited, when the owner returned he was very nice and spoke good english, he told us there was no dinner service that night as he had a wedding reception but he advised... More

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Doha
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

We were four guys doing a whirlwind tour of northern Italy in a rented car. For our Verona stop my friend booked us at il Porcellino and my first thought, as we spent 15 minutes driving along narrow roads up a mountainside was, “Dude, what the hell man, we’re not even in the city!”. Turns out it was worth it,... More

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Wiesbaden, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2012

We camped at Il Porcellino for 2 nights and visited Verona and Venice during this time. A wonderful location for campers with tents or camper vans who would like some peace and quiet. The bathroom is very clean and we could easily manage washing up etc. The restaurant is also of excellent quality and we thoroughly enjoyed the meal we... More

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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

We stayed here for 2 nights and would highly recommend. It is quite difficult to find, but has amazing views of Verona. Fulvio, the owner was most obliging, helpful and at all times available to offer help. He also has very good English which was great as we didn't have that much Italian. The rooms are basic but very clean... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2011 via mobile

Probably the highest located agroturism hotel near Verona. They have almost everything for independent lifestyle, I.e. Vine, pork, chicken, horses, sheeps, olives :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2010

I just came back from Verona. I had a business dealing in Verona. And this time I decided to take my wife with me. As she doesn not like a big city's noise, we got a advise from aour friends about this countryside place "Il Porcellino". The road till there is not nice, but till you get there, you forget... More

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Address: Via San Vincenzo, 7 | Localita' Torricelle, 37142 Verona, Italy
Location: Italy > Veneto > Province of Verona > Verona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant
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Located in a peaceful and beautiful rural setting on the hills overlooking Verona, the agritourism “Il Porcellino” is the ideal destination for those who are looking for the right combination of taste, tradition and relaxation.You will feel welcomed as guests and not as customers, pampered with relaxing rhythms punctuated only by nature as you breathe in old scents that our countryside still offers while enjoying the beautiful panoramic view of Verona from the large porch in front of the garden. ... more   less 
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