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Vis a Vis Hotel

4.0 of 5 Via della Chiusa 28, 16039 Sestri Levante, Italy
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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San Francisco, CA
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

"Life is Beautiful" staying in Room 215 during our annual visit to the Vis a Vis -- We leave our hearts until our return with the staff: Laura's attention to our special requests, also the entire helpful, warm and friendly staff, and especially Fabrizzio's FABULOUS cocktail hour after a day spent at the pool. BRAVO Nicollo for maintaining your family's... More 

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Lighthouse Point, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

My husband and I stayed at the Vis a Vis for three glorious days. We knew that it would have a nice view of the bays, but we were overwhelmed when we actually saw their position above this charming Italian coastal town. You truly feel like you are with 'the gods on Mt. Olympus'. The entire staff was exceptionally helpful.... More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The hotel is located in a strategic position where you are close to all the shops and restaurants and also to the ferry to wonderful Cinque Terre an Portofino National Parks . The Vis à Vis is a fantastic hotel with even more fantastic staff where nothing is too much trouble as they go about their work with a smile... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We spent two nights at the Vis a Vis hotel. Excellent location and phenomenal views from the restaurant and the rooftop bar and pool area. Staff were helpful, courteous and provided excellent directions for visiting the Cinque Terre towns by train. Unfortunately the Cinque Terre trails were closed; it appears that most of the walkable trails have been closed for... More 

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San Francisco, California, United States
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

My mom and I choose Vis a Vis for what they offerred with the accomodations and meal services. We were able to host a family lunch at Ristorante Olimpo which everyone enjoyed not only the food, service and atmosphere. In addition we were able to enjoy Ponte Zeus and Trition Salon. Everyone from Reception to the wait staff were most... More 

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Park City, Utah
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Charming hotel with excellent views. Great bar and restaurant area. Breakfast and dinner was great. Very friendly and helpful staff. The concierge was wonderful and gave us such great advise on site seeing. We really enjoyed our stay here and will be back.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This hotel is all about the view but it does't stop there. The staff were very welcoming and helpful. It also has a fantastic pool area as well as a lovely bar which is not to be missed. There are also bicycles provided and spa facilities. The nibbles on offer for afternoon drinks were great and some great cocktails. The... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We just stayed at the Vis a Vis Hotel and had a wonderful time. The view is beautiful - we were sorry to leave it. The staff was very friendly and helpful. Marianna was so friendly when we arrived and also when we left after 3 nights. The breakfasts are good and the wait staff was excellent. The dinner we... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Was difficult enough & we found out it had twin beds & it was our honeymoon! Yikes! Nothing like the photo! The bathroom had mold, we had a view of a wall & the shower was smaller than you can imagine! Not worth the money!

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Herndon, Virginia
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

I am VERY DISAPPOINTED! Web site photos are of lovely rooms with beautiful ocean views. My room is extremely small ( my closet at home has more square footage). But the biggest disappointment is the "view." Upon arrival this afternoon I opened curtains to reveal a very large wall of windows overlooking a vine covered wall! That's right a wall!... More 

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Address: Via della Chiusa 28, 16039 Sestri Levante, Italy
Location: Italy > Liguria > Italian Riviera > Sestri Levante
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Vis a Vis Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 46
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Also Known As:
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Vis a Sestri Levante
Hotel Style:
#3 Luxury Hotel in Sestri Levante
#7 Romantic Hotel in Sestri Levante

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