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Le Violette

Via della Polveriera 6, 55100 Lucca, Italy
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Frederick, Maryland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The BnB was two long stairs cases above ground level, the street noise a problem late into the evening and early morning hours, breakfast was a bare minimum, air conditioning though advertised was sketchy(a portable unit which required the window to stay open??), so adequate was the best I can say for the Violette. Long distance parking was a problem... More

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San Mateo, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Just returned from an Italian vacation and stayed 3 nights with Elisabeth at Le Violette and couldn't have been more pleased. The room was huge by Italian standards with a private bathroom which was also huge. Lots of room to relax and spread out and the shower was very good. The breakfast is very good by Italian standards and varied... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014 via mobile

Stayed 5 nights in corner room. Establishment in nothing fantastic internally, have to walk up 2 flights of stairs (quite common in a place like Lucca). Room was generous in size, bathroom is tight but useable. I believe there are only 5 rooms of which 2 have private bathrooms. Being on the corner of a thoroughfare into the city you... More

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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182 reviews 182 reviews
38 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Elisabeth is a wonderful host, she speaks perfect English and nothing is too much trouble. The rooms are spacious and very clean with comfy beds. The bathroom was big and the shower worked very well. The breakfast was varied and plentiful with good coffee. A very good place to stay within the city walls. It can be a bit noisy... More

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Hong Kong, China
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36 hotel reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

This gave me a very homey feeling.... The host is very friendly and helpful. The room is spacious and comfortable. We stayed at Lucca for one night and had a good rest before moving to Florence. I liked this B&B very much. The location is very good, especially if you carry a lot of luggage. Because this is quite close... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

I stayed 3 nights back in early August at Le Violette, and couldn't say enough about it. The location was fantastic, as I arrived by train and was able to walk anywhere I wanted to. Sure there was noise off the street, but once I shut the windows, I barely heard much at all, honestly. I found my room to... More

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Bologna, Italy
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Thank you Elizabeth for your warm welcome and for give us so many tips and recommendations! The location is just perfect, in the heart of the city centre and a few steps away from the railway station. I stayed with my girlfriend Carla, the room was very wide and nice, no luxury but nice firnitures and a very confortable matrass.... More

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Brattleboro, Vermont
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Le Violette is so well located for a visit to Lucca, just inside the wall, very easy to walk to from the station. Elisabeth is a great source of information about Lucca, her dining recommendation was perfect for me. I felt like a guest in her home, so much so that when I left, neither one of us thought about... More

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Palo Alto, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Wonderful little B & B in a great location just inside the walls of Lucca very close to the railway station -- a perfect location to both relax and enjoy Lucca and to visit the surrounding towns such as Pisa and Florence. The owner Elizabeth will add to your experience with good recommendations for dining and things to see and... More

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Como, Lombardia, Italy
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Le Violette is the perfect place to stay during a visit to Lucca. We found that the B&B offers the perfect mixture of charm, amenities, affordability, location and customer service that we look for when we travel. Tucked just inside the old city walls and centrally located for a stroll into the main piazza's, Le Violette couldn't be in a... More

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Address: Via della Polveriera 6, 55100 Lucca, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Lucca > Lucca
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Number of rooms: 3
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