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Hotel Piccola Vela

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Via Dal Molin 36, 25015 Desenzano Del Garda, Italy
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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Greater London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

At first we were a bit disappointed to have a rather small bedroom for the price. This was soon compensated for by the relaxing gardens amongst the olive groves at the front and back of the hotel, by the very obliging hotel staff and by the realisation that it was just a very short and pleasant stroll into centre of... More 

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piccolavela, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Hotel Piccola Vela, responded to this review

Dear candp444, we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and that you enjoyed the hotel and staff. Thanks for the recommendation and review Greetings from Desenzano del Garda More 

Reading, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this hotel for 2 weeks in June 2015 and had a wonderful stay. We booked the holiday through Thomsons lakes and villas and their service and representatives were first rate. We stayed in room 27 on the first floor to the rear of the property and had no complaints about the room at all except for the... More 

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piccolavela, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Hotel Piccola Vela, responded to this review

Dear lesrob_12 , thank you for writing this review and thanks for the nice words. We wanted to inform you that the new pool is ready, on our Facebook page "Piccola Vela Hotel" you'll see it. Best Regards More 

Lincoln, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The highlight of our week's stay was the fantastic staff always ready to help and give information about the area. We had a spacious, comfortable room at the front of the hotel. The air conditioning was much appreciated as the weather was very hot. The buffet breakfast was delicious and the hotel is well located and an easy walk into... More 

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piccolavela, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Hotel Piccola Vela, responded to this review

Dear Christine Thanks for the review and for the kind words. We really like to be considered a friendly and get these appreciations. Thank you for recommending us to your friends. More 

London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The welcome was outstanding, the staff are happy to explain about the area, they take the comfort and welfare of their guests very seriously. The Hotel is well maintained our room faced onto a garden area at the back of the hotel, the room was immaculate cleaned daily, regular linen and towel changes. The balcony was fantastic with a canopy... More 

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piccolavela, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Hotel Piccola Vela, responded to this review

Dear Julie y , thank you for writing this wonderful review. It is gratifying to read these beautiful words of praise to our hotel and our work. We are waiting for you for the next holiday Greetings More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

stayed here for 10 days in June, hotel is in a good location just 10 mins walk from centre, train station 20 mins walk uphill, ferries to all around the lake 10 mins walk. Staff here are fantastic, friendly, happy, helpful from the front desk to the restaurant couldn't fault them at all. Buffet breakfast excellent, beautiful fresh fruit and... More 

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piccolavela, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Hotel Piccola Vela, responded to this review

Dear Sheilab740 , thank you for your review and for choosing the hotel Piccola Vela for your stay. Our future guests will have an advantage thanks to all your informations about Desenzano and Lake Garda Greetings More 

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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Hotel Piccola Vela in August 2014. Perfect location, just out of the main town but a 5 minute walk. Staff are fantastic and very accommodating. Breakfast is excellent, rooms are great and the whole ambiance is very relaxing. One thing you won't find in a brochure is the secure room for storing bikes - a biggest... More 

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piccolavela, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Hotel Piccola Vela, responded to this review

Dear Ian W, Thanks for writing this review and thanks for the nice words. We are happy that your stay was so enjoyable. We have become a bike hotel from two years and we hope that more and more cyclist or bike amateur come to us for their Holiday. Greetings More 

Gibraltar, null, Gibraltar
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23 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel situated at a perfect location, away from the busy and noisy town Centre but yet near to and at walking distance of the beautiful harbour where one picks up the boats to visit the lakeside towns and also very near the bus stop which can also take you to the other towns around the lake or even Verona... More 

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piccolavela, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Hotel Piccola Vela, responded to this review

Dear Joe1652, thank you for writing the review. We are happy that the stay was so pleasant for you. We hope you can come back to visit in the future. Best Regards More 

Ormskirk, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

We enjoyed one week B and B at this Hotel. The staff were the nicest and most helpful staff we have encountered in a long time, from reception to the staff at Breakfast. The breakfast was excellent with a great choice including four different fresh fruit every morning. The room was spotlessly clean, and of an average size. It was... More 

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piccolavela, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Hotel Piccola Vela, responded to this review

Dear Ruths_GingerCat, thanks a lot for leaving this wonderfull review. Also our staff would like to thank you for the compliments. Our Best Regards More 

London, United Kingdom
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126 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

We thoroughly enjoyed our week at this hotel in Desanzano, and were pleased with the clean and reasonably sized room. Some things were a little erratic: sometimes coffee at breakfast was properly made, sometimes from a machine; aperitivo by the pool was delightful, but a bit hit and miss whether the barman remembered your order; blissfully quiet most of the... More 

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piccolavela, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Hotel Piccola Vela, responded to this review

Dear AMCandFMC, Thank you very much for leaving a review about our hotel. Our Best Regards More 

Saint Paul, MN
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120 reviews
75 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

The entire staff at this hotel is one of the most genuinely friendly and warm and pleasant that I've encountered in my years of travel. Each person provided detailed information and helpful hints about the area to ensure a great stay. No question went unanswered. The waitstaff in the restaurant was attentive and fun. Many choices at breakfast and I... More 

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piccolavela, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Hotel Piccola Vela, responded to this review

Dear Samcat1 thank you for writing this review. We are honored to receive these beautiful words. We hope to see you soon. greetings More 

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