We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 50 Orvieto B&Bs / inns

Porta Vivaria Guest House

Via del Popolo 39, 05018 Orvieto, Italy
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Porta Vivaria Guest House to your Saves list
Porta Vivaria Guest House
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
68%
Ranked #29 of 50 Orvieto B&B and Inns
A recent review
3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
mikeNetanya netanya
  • Overview
  • Reviews (29)
  • Photos (3)
  • Similar Hotels
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (2)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

29 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    9
    11
    7
    2
    0
See reviews for
12
13
1
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (2)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
netanya
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

eventually stumbled upon the villa after several wrong turns,we were greeted by a nice lady who could'nt stop talking who led us up the many steps to the top floor.Not recommended with heavy luggage,the room was i admit very well restored with style.The breakfast room was kinda nice but the breakfast dismal ,packaged wafer biscuits and a so so coffee... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Orvieto is a beautiful little town but lots to see. Traveled with 3 teenagers and we were very happy to find this B&B. Candida welcomed us with friendly big smile and very helpful - - even with her limited English, she make sure that we have everything we needed. She also gave us a tour of the place, where everything... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Wilmington, Massachusetts
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

As we did not book room in advance, it was pleasure to find this Bed & Breakfast. Candida was very welcoming. Our room was wonderfully restored with old wooden beams adding to its charm & nicely decorated. As off second floor, we also had use of a small terrace. Happy to recommend.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Mexico City, Mexico
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013

I just returned from Orvieto. Staying at Porta Vivaria was so comfortable. The bathroom is complete and modern. The room has lovely old wood beams in the ceiling and is quite romantic. Fausto and his wife Valeria were charming, helpful hosts. I highly recommend this small hotel.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Bologna, Italy
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

Porta Vivaria is in an excellent location in Orvieto. Apartments are on the top floor and were clean with reasonable prices. Breakfast was only packaged foods, so consider finding an Italian bar for coffee.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Katy, Texas
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013

We spent one night here on our visit to Orvieto. The room was clean and large, as was the bathroom. Surprised to find both a shower and a tub. Comfortable bed, accommodating host, and an adequate breakfast made for a very pleasant stay. It is off the beaten path and a bit of a challenge for us to find in... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Porta Vivaria Guest House, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Porta Vivaria Guest House? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Porta Vivaria Guest House

Address: Via del Popolo 39, 05018 Orvieto, Italy
Location: Italy > Umbria > Province of Terni > Orvieto
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline and BookingOdigeoWL so you can book your Porta Vivaria Guest House reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

3 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (4)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Other (3)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in Orvieto with
any amenities

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Porta Vivaria Guest House staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer