We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Villaggio l'Olivara

Certificate of Excellence
89862 Gasponi, Drapia, Italy
Hotel amenities
Book on
TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with Cancelon to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Best prices for: 1 room 1 guest
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Villaggio l'Olivara
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Villaggio l'Olivara
Add Photo Write a Review

456 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    286
    122
    34
    10
    4
See reviews for
233
97
6
5
Rating summary
  • 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (10)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (456)
  • Mar-May only
    (23)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (304)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (113)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (16)
All months
Miami, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff at the front desk was very friendly and helpful they spoke perfect English. We love Samantha and Fernando. They did a great job organizing tours for us. The driver of the van to the beach was very friendly. We had a beautiful apartment at the end of the property facing the ocean, the property has beautiful flowers and the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Cincinnati, Ohio
Level Contributor
26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was with a group of 4 other women. We used RCI to book the 2 bedroom apartment. Villaggio l'Olivara is a very wonderful place. The staff was great and so very friendly. There was no problem with communication; most of the staff spoke English. We had a gorgeous view of the sea and Stromboli from our balcony. Giuseppe drives... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Victoria
Level Contributor
55 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved our week here at this resort. Accommodation is basic but comfortable enough. Cooking facilities are not much but ok for a simple pasta meal or a salad. Fridge and freezer were good. Excellent balcony added another room. Check in on Saturdays is hectic so check back with reception the next day to find out everything that's going on.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Santa Maria, United States
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best Italian vacation ever. Flowers, flowers everywhere! From our beautiful 2 bedroom apartment and view from the balcony (picture perfect), the beautiful little town of Tropea to the walk up the hill to Gasponi. It couldn't have been more perfect! Samantha and Dominica treated us like family. Great breakfast with "to die for" croissants.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brescia, Italy
Level Contributor
26 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for one week in May. The weather was glorious. The resort is beautiful with lovely grounds which are well maintained. We had issues with the safe every day but the staff came and sorted it and never complained. The only down side for us was that the 2 bedroom apartments have only one bathroom. There was only... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Middleburg, Florida
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Overall the resort was delightful. It is a nice get a way for the Europeans. The staff works very hard to entertain the guests. It is quite an irony, they will keep you up late at night with music however will allow you to sleep in during the mornings as the entire yard is swept by hand. No gas blowers... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Canada
Level Contributor
113 reviews
53 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Stayed for one week in a one bedroom condo with partial view. Staff exceptionally friendly, especially Samantha and Genaro. Food great. Shuttle bus was a great plus as only drawback is the drive up to the resort. Very steep incline with blind spots. We had the half board option and found this very economical. Pool could be heated as temperature... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Our stay here was marvelous. The staff was the most accommodating people ever. The property is well maintained and believe it or not, it looks just like the pictures posted online. The amenities were wonderful and the food was great every night. One observation, a little more variety of food options. Shuttle to town and beaches were timely and frequent.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Monument, CO, United States
Level Contributor
12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

We traded a timeshare week for a condo here and had a very nice time. Our condo was very comfortable and roomy. We had amazing views from our balcony. We had a rental car but mostly used the shuttle because driving was a little tricky. We took the shuttle to the beach every day and enjoyed the use of the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Elizabeth City, North Carolina
Level Contributor
28 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Villaggio l'Olivara was lovely. The view was stunning and Stromboli was clearly visible smoking away in the distance. The breakfast buffet was very good for only 5 Euros/day. The employees in reception were extremely helpful. The pool was lovely. A beautiful place to stay, particularly in October if you enjoy a quiet place!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

601 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (249)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (56)
Viewed
View from room (44)
Viewed
Room/suite (15)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (25)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Family/play areas (1)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (1)
Viewed
Other (104)

Expert photos: Taken by TripAdvisor travel experts

Viewed
All expert photos (325)
Viewed
Amenities (30)
Viewed
Apartment with Hotel View (51)
Viewed
Apartment with Ocean View (51)
Viewed
Big Apartment with Ocean View (60)
Viewed
Pool (18)
Viewed
Restaurants and Bars (27)
Viewed
Standard Room (37)
Viewed
The Hotel (51)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (27)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (12)
Viewed
View from room (5)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (9)
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Gasponi
1.1 mi away
Villaggio La Pace Club
3.9 mi away
Villaggio Club Baia del Sole
0.4 mi away
Tropis Hotel
Tropis Hotel
#8 of 19 in Tropea
4.0 of 5 stars 170 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.9 mi away
Rocca Nettuno
Rocca Nettuno
#3 of 19 in Tropea
4.0 of 5 stars 216 reviews
1.8 mi away
OldWell Hotel
OldWell Hotel
#2 of 19 in Tropea
4.5 of 5 stars 124 reviews
0.9 mi away
Hotel Residence Tirreno
Hotel Residence Tirreno
#1 of 12 in Parghelia
4.5 of 5 stars 280 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check In Check Out Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay