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Hotel Gabbiano

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Pasitea, 310, 84017 Positano, Italy
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Ranked #40 of 41 Hotels in Positano
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Rooms
    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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istanbul
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The owner family runs the hotel. They are rude and careless about any kind of customer happiness. Breakfast is terrible, every food they prepare is so bad, they put ruined apples that are wrinkled all over for breakfast with no shame and expect you to eat that! They charge for each little thing, they dont help you with the car... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found this hotel on booking.com but eventually booked with them directly after emailing them about a discount mentioned on their website. The hotel is a family-run hotel, so it appears they prefer to have direct bookings, offering a small discount for paying in cash. Made sure in email that the room comes with a view. Pros: - Amazing view of... More

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the hotel was fine broadly. Of course it is far from the beach, you have to walk a lot. But the view is unquestionable. rather basic rooms, sheets and towels are very poor. The breakfast very regular, nothing special. basically the view is the key. Another issue is the attention. Apparently, the hotel is managed by a family. they were... More

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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52 reviews 52 reviews
10 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We booked on line with booking.com through trip advisor. They tried to get us to cancel that booking and pay less...which seems dishonest to me,as. They wouldn't have our booking without booking.com and tripadvisor. Directions from hotel for a new visitor were inadequate. We found our way eventually. The manageress has an unfortunate abrupt style, she seemed annoyed by having... More

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Austalia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014 via mobile

I was looking forward to visiting Positano and it is amazing, but unfortunately the hotel is tired and so are the family that run it. The rooms a run down and it has put a downer on our stay. The views are beautiful thou, I just hope the owners realise how fortunate they are to have these views and spend... More

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Sydney
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8 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We had an enjoyable stay. The view cannot be faulted. Room was nice, all tiled, big bed and good bathroom with hair dryer. We were on the first floor with balcony, table and chairs and relaxing beach chairs which we great for reading books in the sun. Definitely have to be active if you stay here as everything except the... More

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Port Macquarie, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014 via mobile

We have just booked into this horrible little place and I'm squashed onto the bed with our suitcases around us, waiting for my travel agent to open in Australia so I can ring her to get us out of here!!! Where to start?? The room is minuscule and we have paid AUD1200 for the dubious privilege of staying here for... More

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Laguna Niguel, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

I was very pleased with my stay at Hotel Gabbiano. My wife and I stayed here for 4 nights. Nice thing about this hotel is that the front lobby is right at street level and almost all of the floors are accessible via an elevator unlike many other hotels in Positano which makes getting your luggage to your room much... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Family of four, with our kids 12 & 14 years old, spent one night here. Spacious and clean room, and the staff were helpful and friendly! Breakfast was okay, but very simple. The view is beautiful! We could park our car at the cost of 10 Euro (15 of you don't pay for your stay in cash). It's cheaper than... More

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Bucksnort, Tennessee
2 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Squalid! More suitable to a third world country than Italy. Staff were rude condescending Italians that acted as if you should be privileged to stay in their second rate dump. Please look elsewhere an pay a little more. Don't ruin a Positano trip by staying here.

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Address: Via Pasitea, 310, 84017 Positano, Italy
Location: Italy > Campania > Amalfi Coast > Positano
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Gabbiano 2*
Number of rooms: 19
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