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Hotel Grotta Azzurra

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Alfieri 6, 06046 Norcia, Italy
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Ranked #7 of 16 hotels in Norcia
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Melbourne
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our 2nd stay here, and we had not booked. Hadn't realised it was a holiday long weekend so were disappointed when we were told there were no rooms available in the main hotel. However, Carlos on reception was fantastic. He took us to an annexe of the hotel and showed us a huge room which was perfectly fine.... More

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Ceprano, Italy
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39 reviews 39 reviews
18 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

First the strong points.... The location in the town center is great, staff were very friendly and professional, the bed was very comfortable, the air conditioning worked well, the room was a nice size and the continental breakfast had a decent selection. On the other hand, I've given the average rating based on some issues with the room. The decor... More

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Calgary, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

We checked into the hotel for seven days in May. On the first day we noticed that there was no remote control for our air conditioner. We asked for one every day and it took the hotel five days to get one for us. Each day there was a different excuse from the front desk. When we did receive the... More

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DA81, Proprietario at Hotel Grotta Azzurra, responded to this review

I am Vincenzo Bianconi are one of the owners of this property. I'm disappointed that she has not found her well during her stay in our hotel. The Hotel Grotta Azzurra is the oldest hotel in Norcia, has been converted from a read expansion that lasted 160 years between the houses and small buildings nearby . In a historic hotel... More

Adelaide, Australia
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96 reviews 96 reviews
16 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

The rooms vary from miniscule to adequate but are clean. The beds are narrow and hard. The food is bland, bland, bland. Although all our meals were pre paid we choose to go to the local pizza cafe for a wonderful tasty fresh pizza instead of dry meat, more bones than meat and cold wilted vegies And ordinary desserts lacking... More

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DA81, Proprietario at Hotel Grotta Azzurra, responded to this review

Dear Madam , I am Vincenzo Bianconi one of the owners of the Hotel Grotta Azzurra. I'm sorry that it was not satisfied with her stay. I need to make some clarifications and explanations to his observations that respect but do not agree. The rooms are as you say between small and medium , I would add that we have... More

Aranjuez, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

The hotel is very close to the main square, and you can enjoy the peaceful atmosphere of this charming town. The building is a historical grain store and it has a very good restaurant, with local specialities, very recomendable. The attendants of the hotel were very gentle. The only default we felt was that we couldn't connect the wifi. And... More

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Sydney, Australia
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147 reviews 147 reviews
31 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

Staying here is all about location - centre of town, but more significantly ready access to a great restaurant serving some amazing local delights. There's tartufo with just about everything. This area is a foodie's delight and this hotel is a great base to explore from. Just be sure not to skimp on the rooms, book one of the better... More

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Wolverhampton
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

This is an old quirky hotel right in the centre of town, a minute or two from the Main Square very and I really enjoyed the local food. Many of the rooms are very small - in fact the first Room that they gave us was so small that one of us would've had to sit on the bed if... More

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San Diego, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
20 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

Having read many good reviews and wanting to stay in the center of Norcia, we were looking forward to our stay here. Unfortunately, we were disappointed. Before saying why, I do want to give accolades to the desk staff as they were welcoming, helpful and very nice. They went out of their way to serve and be pleasant. Our displeasure... More

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Nottingham
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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

We stayed with HF Holidays after a recommendation from our last year's guide. The hotel is old and like a rabbit warren. If you like character this is for you. If you like all mod cons and light and airy characterless rooms it isn't. The hotel staff went out of their way to be helpful and the owners are very... More

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Rockville, Maryland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

Stayed there for four nights in early June. The staff could not have been more friendly and accommodating. There was almost always someone around who could speak English. Rooms were OK, bathrooms nice and modern. Biggest complaint was the lack of light, in the halls and rooms. But the helpfulness of the staff more than made up for that. One... More

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Address: Via Alfieri 6, 06046 Norcia, Italy
Location: Italy > Umbria > Province of Perugia > Norcia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Grotta Azzurra 3*
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