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Via Calata Italia 23, 57037 Portoferraio, Elba Island, Italy
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Hotel Massimo
Ranked #23 of 26 Hotels in Portoferraio
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We had a hotel room booked for our Elba trip in Sant'Andrea at Hotel L'Oleandro but we caught the last ferry over from Piombino and arrived in Portoferrario after midnight. We called our hotel and he advised that the buses were not running that late and the taxi ride to the hotel would cost more than getting a room for... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

We are very dissapointed after staying in this hotel. The rooms are very dirty and the hotel is old. The bathroom was old, but also very dirty and the shower as well as the taps were broken. The staff is absolutely not helpful, after promising to give back our passports at the end of our stay, they forgot to give... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

Elba is a resort island, so this budget hotel looks relatively out of place, but if you need an inexpensive room you should consider this hotel. The rooms are outdated but I didn't care once I opened the door onto the small balcony overlooking the sea (the hotel is directly across from the ferry terminals). Bedding and bathrooms are very... More 

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Krakow, Poland
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2012

We were there in September 2011, great location,the rooms were cleaned but a bit dated.Staff very friendly especially the young man at the reception, the price of the room was reasonable, all in all happy about our choice.i wouldn't trust too much people that write on tripadvisor without signing with their name and not speaking fairly about this hotel, because... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2011

large rooms, last renovated 1970s.....but clean! Great location for the ferry and nice view of the bay. helpful staff. little overpriced, breakfast basic.

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Address: Via Calata Italia 23, 57037 Portoferraio, Elba Island, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Livorno > Elba Island > Portoferraio
Number of rooms: 69
Also Known As:
Hotel Massimo Elba Island, Italy - Portoferraio
Hotel Style:
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Portoferraio

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