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Villa Augustus

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Vico Ausonia 16, 98055 Sicily, Italy
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Ranked #34 of 36 hotels in Lipari
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I've stayed at this hotel in June for about 8 days. It was very quiet so I had a very good sleep there. Breakfast was great, buffet style, it included capers on a day-to-day basis, among other things. The common area including the breakfast area was very cozy and comfortable. This was needed even more since wi-fi did not work... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kudos all around. One of the bet experiences in my travels. Everything about the Hotel is as stated and more. Location is superb, the staff courteous and always willing to help with a smile, value for the $$ is outstanding. Keep up the good work !

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Grassington, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

This is an old fashioned hotel in the colonial style, much in need of refurbishment, located in a side street close to the ferry terminal. The staff are uninterested in, and disengaged from, clients. No enthusiasm or desire to go the extra mile. The bedrooms are adequate, clean(ish) and reasonably comfortable. Air conditioning didn't work in my room, though it... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

Villa Augustus is a really interesting building with a relaxing atmosphere. We stayed for 3 nights and were very impressed with it. Its location is absolutely perfect being a 5 to 10 minute easy walk from the main ferry port and a pleasant walk through the town to the smaller port where the tour boats leave from. The room was... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

We chose Villa Augustus in part for ease of ferry access. To get closer to the deep-water dock where the ferries arrive, you'd have to sleep on a gangplank. Post office, grocery store, pharmacy, restaurants -- pretty much everything you want is just steps away, and the not-too-be missed museum is an easy though uphill walk. We had two rooms... More

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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

We stayed 2 nights in Villa Augustus and loved it. We were initially given a room in the patio but on request (and at a small fee) we changed to a room on the top floor with a terrace. Definitely a great move. It had a private terrace that led onto a common terrace, what a beautiful room! The small... More

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8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2011

Sound an oasis with its welcoming jasmin perfume coming from its trees. Italian and continental breakfast. The hotel helped out as well for the excursions making phone calls to find out which companies will go out, fares and when. Very good taste in the interiors designs (carpets, amphora, furniture ..

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Hillegom
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9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2011

For sure this is not the most comfortable or luxurious hotel on the planet but the atmosphere is just great! It is a pretty place and staying here feels more like staying at a friends' place than actually staying at a real hotel. The rooms are average and the shower is unbelievably tiny but who cares considering the central location... More

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Dublin
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2009

Booked 4 nights at €34 per night breakfast incl. During my stay I booked an extra two nights due to a change in my plans and liking the place so much, the extra 2 nights were booked at the same price no hassle. The room was big enough for a single person (it was two single mattresses . The room's... More

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Paris
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5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2009

We reserved a double room and arrived to be cramped into a single room. There was not evern room for our suitcases! The staff was rude, refused to change us, so we left. We settled the bill and found another place to stay. And then they charged our credit card again for leaving early! They robbed us and then threatened... More

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Address: Vico Ausonia 16, 98055 Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Islands of Sicily > Aeolian Islands > Lipari
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Villa Augustus 3*
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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service
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