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Principe Calaf B&B

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Via San Marco, 131 | Via San Marco 131, 55100 Lucca, Italy
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This lovely little B&B is set just outside the city walls of Lucca and within easy walking distance of the city centre. The rooms are spacious, almost like a suite, and our room had an ensuite bathroom plus a spa bath and walk in wardrobe. The room was clean and bright. The breakfast was one of the best we have... More 

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Scherpenheuvel, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a very beautiful stay at in this B&B! The room was great, with a nice bathroom and a balcony, everything you need you'll find! Also the rooms were cleaned every day. The breakfast was fantastic!! There is a small parking place where you can put the car very safe. The center of the old town is very nearby... More 

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Beaulieu-sur-mer, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

This was our second visit to Lucca, the first time we stayed at a hotel within the old city walls. We tried rebooking but it was already sold out so we reluctantly expanded our search to outside the center. We were very glad that we did, the Principe Calaf is a very special place. It is located within a short... More 

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Kingston, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

This was one of our best B&B stays in Italy. Large home cooked breakfast, very helpful host, free onsite parking, large clean room and comfy bed and a great location. What more could you ask for! We were also given recommendations for restaurants and the opera recital at a church (which we really enjoyed). We enjoyed Lucca but watch out... More 

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Coquitlam, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

After travelling Italy for a few weeks, we came to Principe Calef. The best stay we had in Italy. The host Maria is extremely sweet and helpful for anything you need. Breakfast is so filling we never had a chance to eat lunch out. Rooms are very large with lots of old world character. Located just outside the city walls,... More 

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Just outside city walls, with free parking and free bikes to explore beautiful Lucca. Great breakfast, extremlly friendlly hosts!!! Big, spacious and clean room and bathroom. Will go there again!!!!!!!!

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Maria and Sam were the best hosts we had in Italy. They arranged for a cab to collect me from train station, and the exemplary service continued from there. The rooms were very comfortable, and breakfast was great. One morning on her way to work Sam went out of her way to get a local pastry for me to sample.... More 

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Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Excellent service by both workers. They are charming and close to the client. Love animals and allow them to stay. Classic decoration and all reformed rooms. Breakfast is complete and diverse. Very recommended. Best regards!

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

A perfect place to make your home in Lucca. Maria and her staff made our stay very pleasant, providing clean, comfortable accommodations in a lovely villa. With Maria's recommendations, we were able to take advantage of out of the way places which made our trip to this interesting city that much more enjoyable. Maria went that extra mile in taking... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Our experinece with Maria and her staff was excellent! They were very helpful throughout our stay and all the contacts we had before our stay. They even arranged a taxi to pick us up from the airport at a reasonable price. The breakfast was decent and sleep quality good. However, we did not stay at Principe Calaf itself (don't know... More 

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