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Villaggio l'Olivara

3.0 of 5 Villa   |   89862 Gasponi, Drapia, Italy
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the second half on my son's honeymoon-first part in Rome second part with his children staying for a week at the resort. The staff were amazing, especially Samantha in helping me organise our stay, transfers and taxis for the evenings out Lovely resort, truly laid back Italian style, amazing views of Tropea! Catered for my 3 grandchildren, honeymoon... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

This resort is absolutely beautiful and we loved our visit here. I absolutely want to return with my family. Our terrace had a spectacular view of the water, pool, and the Tropea marina. The staff was extraordinarily friendly and helpful. Especially Dominica and Samanta...they couldn't have made us feel more welcome and spoke excellent English. We arrived after the reception... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

This was an amazing mountain top resort with breathtaking views of the town below. The staff was friendly and accommodating. Our every request was granted. The grounds were beautiful and always clean. We enjoyed our evenings in the dining area where we met up with other guests. We built lasting friendships! The food is buonissima! Also, I recommend the boxed... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

We stayed a good part of a week, enjoying a great view of the ocean. We spent mornings wandering around Tropea. One morning we walked out to the marina, another we sat on a small piece of pristine beach just over the marina wall. The resort van was timely. All the staff, was very friendly and helpful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

We stayed here in the first week of June through an RCI trade and enjoyed it immensely. The resort has many assets: 1. a fantastic staff who will go to any lengths to please (eg took us to the local hospital for a minor problem; helped us contact a translator and complete a translation we needed). The star of the... More

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Romford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

Villaggio l'Olivara is a beautiful, charming, welcoming and relaxing resort. The views are amazing and if you are as lucky as us you will get to see the sun setting over Stromboli from the lovely pool terrace. The staff are friendly and helpful and the accommodation is very clean and comfortable. Only downside if I had to say there was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2012

Stayed a week in September as a timeshare RCI member. Took the train from Naples in the morning. Transferred at Lamezia terme only to end up at the sweetest train station in Tropea. The hotel sent a shuttle within 10 minutes of calling and brought us to the hotel. Stayed in an apartment that felt like we were on top... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2012

This resort was more than we expected; a beuatiful place with a breathtaking view from our balcony. We had 3 bedroom apartment and a great view to the pool and to the see with stunning sunsets. Apartment itself was well furnished and with air condition. There is only one restaurant at the resort and that was a disappointing with a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2012

After a bit of a rocky start, we thoroughly enjoyed our time at Villaggio l'Olivara. We arrived late on Oct. 6, after the reception desk closed, but had emailed ahead to let them know when our train was due and were told that an envelope with our name on it containing the apartment's key and a map of the resort... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

The property is quite nice, high on a hill overlooking Tropea. The staff are helpful and Italian is not really necessary. But.....half of the residents are timeshare renters and the other half are school children at some kind of school vacation camp. They stay up until midnight and the noise level requires earplugs for sleeping. They certainly do not have... More

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Additional Information about Villaggio l'Olivara

Address: 89862 Gasponi, Drapia, Italy
Location: Italy > Calabria > Province of Vibo Valentia > Drapia > Gasponi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Villaggio l'Olivara 3*
Number of rooms: 160
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Villaggio l`Olivara Hotel Vibo Valentia

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