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Hotel Villa Ombrosa

Via Alcide De Gasperi 9, 57037 Portoferraio, Elba Island, Italy
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Ranked #17 of 26 hotels in Portoferraio
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Brett L Melbourne, Australia
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

View from our room is exceptional. You definitely want a sea view. The staff service was superb - despite a language difference, they all had basic English and tried their best to bridge the gap. The two meals a day was great - food was basic but homemade quality. And plenty if quantity with 3 courses at each meal. Very... More

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Monteal, Quebec
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111 reviews 111 reviews
18 hotel reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We were part of the 200th Anniversary Dance Party celebrating Napoleon's first month on the island of Elba - and spent 4 lovely days touring the island, eating in a variety of different restaurants - and dancing (English Country aka French Court Style). The Hotel Villa Ombrosa was our base of operations - we scored room 115 - which was... More

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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Tucked off the main road but close to the ferry terminal, you will find a small gem of a hotel! It's worth finding if you don't have a vehicle or are only on the Island for a short stay. We were on bikes, and really appreciated both the location and how lovely the hotel was. The rooms are comfortable and... More

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Florence, Italy
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56 reviews 56 reviews
35 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Elba Island is a beautiful place, with plenty of tourist facilities, but it's pretty hard to find a (good) place to stay in winter. This hotel is one of the few which are opened all the year and it is a good place to stay because it's very close to Portoferraio ferry terminal, it has private parking and a beautiful... More

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Geelong Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

Elba Island, Napolean, the true Italian feel, Portoferraio town (the island's capital), great views and a majestic hotel - what more could we ask for having travelled all the way from Australia to this small island off the Ligurian coast of Italy. And the Villa Ombrosia in such a wonderful setting with gorgeous views over the sea, beach and little... More

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Bellevue, WA
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

Elba Island - where Napolean was exiled - is a place where the Italians love to vacation. There are few English speaking locals and you got the feeling they were not happy with Americans showing up on their island. The hotel was nice - rooms were comfortable and clean. What took away from the experience was the treatment at breakfast... More

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Gothenburg, Sweden
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

We spent 6 nights at Villa Omrosa. We had half board included and that was a nice experience. (We were 2 persons and paid approx. 100 euro per person per night). You could choose between lunch and dinner and always with three different proposals. The staff was very helpful and if you didn't want to finish a bottle of wine... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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65 reviews 65 reviews
29 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

Almost all the rooms at the Villa Ombrosa enjoy superb views (most from their own balconies) across the bay north of Portoferraio. It is very well situated for easy access into the port and the old town. The rooms are very small but immaculately clean and well fitted out. The food was not special but was absolutely adequate to our... More

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Mougins, France
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

Well placed but the reception personelle not welcoming at all, no smile no nothing, you feel as you are bothering them (proprieter). Room on backside noisy and dark, furniture from the 50ties Towels did not dry you, very thin cotton like kitchen towels for glasses. bEAUTIFUL ISLAND but NOT THIS HOTELL. Food dry and non-interesting at all. Very dissapointed. tHEY... More

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florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2012

good location not far from the ferry with an excellent view of the sea. Nice balconies on the rooms and a nice little fridge for your evening cocktails. A very clean property.Staff were excellent and very helpful. Also free parking and a lovely breakfast!

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Address: Via Alcide De Gasperi 9, 57037 Portoferraio, Elba Island, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Livorno > Elba Island > Portoferraio
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Ombrosa Hotel Portoferraio
Hotel Villa Ombrosa Elba Island, Italy - Portoferraio

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Hotel Style
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Portoferraio
Number of rooms
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