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Piccolo Lido

Certificate of Excellence
Lungomare Argentina 2, 18012 Bordighera, Italy
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Ranked #1 of 15 Hotels in Bordighera
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    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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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015 via mobile

spotless third floor room with balcony giving uninterrupted sea views, a very varied breakfast, free afternoon tea, a private garage - what more could you ask for! Charming staff and an unrivalled position help make this hotel a real gem. Pay the extra for a third floor room - it's worth it.

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New York City, New York
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This hotel was in a perfect location right on the beach. The staff was nice and very helpful. You could walk everywhere. The room was a little dated but for what it was, it was well worth the money spent.

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Brisbane, Australia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We stayed at Piccolo Lido whilst on our honeymoon in September 2013. I have family who live in Bordighera and they recommended this hotel. The staff are very friendly and helpful and the front desk staff spoke good English. The restaurant we thought was basic but our meal was still nice. The breakfast included was very nice each morning. And... More 

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Aarhus, Denmark
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58 reviews 58 reviews
13 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Placed just by the sea! Of course the rooms not facing the sea won't be so attractive. Great restaurant at the hotel and very helpful staff. The city is slowly closing down, since there is not so many tourists any more!

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London, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

I stayed here for a week in July 2014, and enjoyed it greatly. The owners evidently take pride in their hotel, and run it with charm & efficiency. No detail is overlooked, and the reception staff give good advice about exploring the Italian Riviera. The location is perfect, situated 10 minutes' walk from the centre of Bordighera, and with restaurants... More 

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11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

We stayed here for three nights in April 2014. We booked the hotel after reading reviews at Tripadvisor and we chose Bordighera following an article in a Swedish newspaper, describing it as an old fashioned Italian resort. We had a de luxe room with sea view on the third floor with a half moon balcony overlooking the Mediterranean in 180... More 

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Rancogne, Poitou-Charentes, France
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

This is a friendly little place (except for one male receptionist who was very rude to my wife) and is in an idyllic spot right on the promenade of this charming town. Beds and pillows a bit hard but room spotless. Toiletries/tea coffee very basic. We stayed in January and the heating was more than adequate - in fact we... More 

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Greater London
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55 reviews 55 reviews
21 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

We had a week in this hotel at the end of September. We chose a superior room with sea view and had a room right at the end of the hotel. Great views, superb terrace. Breakfast plentiful, hotel staff accommodating and friendly. Fantastic location as we could sleep with the doors to the terrace open and hear the sea. Great... More 

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Frederiksberg, Denmark
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272 reviews 272 reviews
33 hotel reviews
276 helpful votes 276 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

Wonderfully situated right at the beach in Bordighera, with such a nice and pleasant atmosphere. Pretty decoration and a terrific terrasse at the roof. Very comfortable rooms and bathrooms. The staff ever so helpfull and friendly. Breakfast excellent, and you can take it on the terrasse, right in front of the sea. A place you want to go back to.

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Frederiksberg, Denmark
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421 reviews 421 reviews
51 hotel reviews
264 helpful votes 264 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

We booked late so we could only get a room in the ground floor. But we had sea view anyway. I believe most, or all, rooms are with a sea view, and if you book from first floor and up it is also with a small balcony. the rooms are reasonable big and everything functions well and is in good... More 

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