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Hotel Bougainville

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Balestreri, 98055 Sicily, Italy
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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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11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
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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13 helpful votes 13 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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Jerusalem
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

We spent more time than originally intended in the hotel, as our trip to Stromboli was cancelled due to bad weather. The rooms are spacious and comfortable and the décor is charming. There are plenty of choices if one wants to lounge outside. We loved the peace of its location, yet we were only 5 minutes (by foot) from the... More

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West Hartford, Connecticut
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013 via mobile

I arrived at the hotel and was immediately greeted by members of the staff who explained the services of the hotel and walked me to my spacious and well-appointed room. There was nothing lacking. The lobby, dining areas, terraces, solarium and grounds are meticulously cared for and provided a relaxing experience. The wait staff, especially Salvatore, were gracious, friendly and... More

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Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

We had an absolutely fantastic stay at Hotel Bougainville: The rooms are spacious and comfortable and the location, set on a small hill with beautiful views, is great. We enjoyed the breakfast (great variety, not only cappuccino + cornetto), the service was excellent and the staff extremely helpful and kind: We were picked up and brought to the ferry by... 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*
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The Hotel Bougainville is located in a privileged position a few hundred metres away from the historical centre, from the commercial port and from the beautiful Bay of Marina Lunga, and it is inmersed in a beautiful garden with typical Mediterranean Maquis Shrubland plants. The hotel has 35 large and bright rooms smartly and confortable furnished.The rooms are carefully taken care of down to the smallest details, the wall colours, the pickle-stained furniture and majolica floors evoke a sensation of freshness and relax. It has a wide hall , a well stocked bar and large terraces where you can enjoy delicious aperitifs in a peaceful atmosphere and enjoy the striking panorama. Services: internal restaurant " La Lampara " where you can taste typical dishes of Aeolian and Sicilian traditional cooking; panoramic breakfast room, cocktail-bar, room service, laundry, solarium, baby sitting, free internet point and connection wi-fi ( area hall ) free, private parking, garage, free shuttle bus transfer service in arrival and departure, free scheduled shuttle bus from/to the centre , swimming pool. The hotel has a convention with an external restaurant, same property "Al Pescatore" located in the square near the sea named Marina Corta, connected with a free shuttle service from/to the hotel. ... more   less 
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