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Flavor of Italy

Via Stazzo Quadro 15/B, 00188 Riano, Italy
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Flavor of Italy
Ranked #2 of 2 Riano B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

We visited Wendy and Mo in April 2011 for 3 nights and attended their cooking class. We had rented a car and Wendy helped us plan our trips to/from Montebello train station to get on the Roma metro. We found the accommodations to be great and lacking nothing. Our ground floor room looked out on the pool. We had our... More

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California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2012

My husband and I stayed at this lovely bed and breakfast outside of Rome and were treated like family. What could be better?! Things we loved: -Romantic accommodations is an understatement. Our room was large, painted red, with an extremely comfortable bed. Truly perfect for the vacationing couple. -Breakfast! Wendy is an amazing cook, make sure to tell her if... More

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East Syracuse, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2011

The view is breathtaking; the self catered apartment is not. The photos don't tell the real story. The second bedroom is shared with the living and dining space and must be walked through to get to the third bedroom and the small kitchen which is also the laundry room. The third bedroom is windowless and dark. Be prepared to furnish... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2011

Our family of four loved our stay at this beautiful B and B. Wendy prepared delicious gourmet breakfasts for us so that we had a perfect start to our sight seeing days in Rome. We did not have a car so we were kindly taken to the train station for a quick trip into the heart of Rome. Wendy helped... More

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Pennsylvania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2010

My husband and I went back and forth on where to stay in Rome. A close friend of his is Italian and visits his family in Italy yearly. He highly recommended that we stay in Rome so that the city would be on our doorstep. I, on the other hand, wanted that "Under the Tuscan Sun" experience. Therefore, I wanted... More

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Cashmere, Washington
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33 reviews 33 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2009

It's a beautiful place to stay, the house is perfect! The family styled restaurants in Riano are amazing. Definitely go to Ristorante... will become your family in an instance. The distance is not as stated, you have to take the train/metro to get there it takes 40 MINS! This particular train's last ride is at 10PM so you can't really... More

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flavorofitaly, Owner at Flavor of Italy, responded to this review

We encourage guests to look at the Location page on our website prior to booking. Flavor of Italy is close to Rome’s historic center (St. Peter's Dome is visible from our property), yet is located in a gorgeous country setting. For young people looking for an active night life, our bed and breakfast may not be the right accommodation choice.... More

new jersey
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2009

You could not ask for better people to be around and could not do enough for us. Wendy and Mo were gracious and very accomadating any you asked we got.The breakfast was more then enough, very clean including the pool.The room was big and clean and anything else you needed like soap, toilet paper or extra towells weny was right... More

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Vancouver
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2009

We arrived after 17 hours of travel and were greeted by Wendy we were very tierd so told Wendy we would have a nap and be up for dinner. We woke around 5:30pm and went up stairs for Happy Hour at 6:00pm. Only no one was home the lights were out and the doors were locked. We kept checking about... More

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flavorofitaly, Owner at Flavor of Italy, responded to this review

Flavor of Italy is a small, family owned and operated establishment that prides itself on top customer service and maintaining a beautiful facility. We feel that the guest’s review does not accurately reflect our establishment and would like to address their comments. • The guests were displeased that they weren’t told that Italian restaurants open at 8 pm and that... More

Fremont, CA
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5 reviews 5 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2008

My husband and I (along with our 11 month old daughter) took a cooking class with Wendy in August in her home, we had such a wonderful time! We were staying in Rome, so jumped on the Metro and met her at the Cipro station. From there she took us to a wonderful cheese and prosciutto shop where we sampled... More

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NJ
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2008

I recently spent five days at Flavor of Italy B&B with my three kids. Wendy and Mo couldn't have been more gracious, caring or helpful! To start with, we arrived with my brother, his wife, and their two kids, who were going to spend a night in a hotel near FCO airport, as they were leaving the next day. Wendy... More

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Address: Via Stazzo Quadro 15/B, 00188 Riano, Italy
Location: Italy > Lazio > Province of Rome > Riano
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Country Inn Riano
Flavor Of Italy Riano

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Don't take our word for it - read our customer reviews! "Flavor of Italy is better than we had imagined: the best of both worlds!... a beautiful, picturesque, charming retreat" "an amazing place to stay, immediate surroundings can only be described as spectacular and breathtaking" "stands out from the crowd... approach to customer service is the best I have ever experienced." "delicious breakfast every day." ... more   less 
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