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Hotel Bougainville

4.0 of 5 Via Balestreri, 98055 Sicily, Italy
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

A wonderful, quiet & relaxing holiday. The staff were fabulous, the buffet breakfast delightful, the swimming pool/Jacuzzi/sun loungers clean & tidy, the room had a wonderful sized bathroom/shower, comfy beds and excellent storage space, the outside patio had a table & chairs and sun loungers too, so we were spoilt for choice in the sun bathing department.

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Dublin, Ireland
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8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

First I have to say that we enjoyed our stay in Lipari and the Hotel Bougainville was pretty, convenient and relaxing. However there seems like a trend with other reviews - in Summer this is probably a very busy and excellent hotel choice, but out of season (or September is probably more accurately shoulder-season) it is quiet and there are... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Pluses, room was clean and attractive and location ok. But to discover no food available at midday and no shuttle available to get to town left us on a water diet. It was hot and sunny so walking not a good option. We were also surprised to be asked to pay for a towel to use at the pool in... More 

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Hunters Hill, Australia
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14 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We are a party of 6 travelling from Australia with an age group between 35 and 60.We had heard about the Aeolian Islands but were clueless about what to expect in Lipari. We were excited when Hotel staff picked us up from the wharf and held on with white knuckles as the driver manoeuvred his vehicle through oblivious pedestrians, narrow... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Hotel was great, specially the service. Location was also a plus, shutle service to the port was more than useful. Swimming pool was great as well as the access to the city center. Views are match what offer on the website.

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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We have just left this hotel and cannot fault it! We asked for a room with the best view which we got Good quiet location within easy walk to the town. The staff were amazing and really helpful Cannot comment on the food as we did not eat there. The pool was lovelybut when we stayed there was no parasol... More 

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Mornington, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014 via mobile

The staff here are great and exceeded our expectations. The hotel is relatively new and the rooms clean and spacious. We chose rooms with the sea views and they were great. Breakfasts were good and evening meals were ok but there is also plenty of choice in the town. There is a free shuttle into town that we used a... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Fabulous place to stay, incredible value for money, rooms spacious, we had a balcony looking towards the sea and another facing inland too. Our friends' room had a bath. Comfortable king size bed. Sheets good but towels old and tired. Easy walk into town (10 minutes) - ask for directions as there is a cut through footpath, do not take... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Arrived to warm reception and shown to beautiful traditional room which was very clean and had a really great bathroom with very fancy shower! The pool area was very quiet and clean. The breakfast was great and it's only a five minute walk to the centre of town. Perfect.

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Gorham, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

The staff in the Hotel Bougainville are all helpful. The front desk helped us arrange our excursion to Stromboli, which made things much less confusing (there are so many choices!). The facility is absolutely perfect. Additionally, the price was very reasonable. The pool area looked lovely, but we did not have time to use it. We also did not use... More 

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Address: Via Balestreri, 98055 Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Islands of Sicily > Aeolian Islands > Lipari
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Bougainville 4*
Number of rooms: 35
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Also Known As:
Bougainville Hotel Lipari
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in Lipari
#1 Luxury Hotel in Lipari

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