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.
All 6 Castel Gandolfo hotels

Castelvecchio

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Viale Pio XI 23, 00040 Castel Gandolfo, Italy
Hotel website
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Castelvecchio to your Saves list
Castelvecchio
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Show Prices
68%
A recent review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013
PAK777 Adelaide, Australia
Write a Review

152 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    59
    45
    16
    19
    13
See reviews for
21
59
3
25
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (7)
Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Adelaide, Australia
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
14 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

I have recently completed the first of my "Italy the Sequel" tours for my company Tours for Independent Thinking Women. Our final night was spent at this hotel in relaxing, scenic Castel Gandolfo. My review is as I wrote in the heading: BEST BITS: > wonderfully large bedrooms each with a big view of the lake. > sumptuous dinner prepared... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Frankfurt, Germany
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
63 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

The location is fantastic, view on Lago Albano from some of the rooms plus breakfast/ diner hall. Rooms need work urgently, it seems that the place is not really taken care of. Starting from cleanliness, floors, shower, shower heads to many other items, lots of things could be fixed to drastically improve overall appearance. Breakfast is not overwhelming but does... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

The hotel is a beautiful old building with a fantastic view of the lake. it's a bit worn down, but the rooms and the dining halls are still very nice. there are two swimming pools, one on the roof terrace overlooking the surroundings. it's a five minutes walk to the old town with some of really nice restaurants and the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Rome, Italy
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

The view from the hotel was in fairness spectacular, however it was no different to the ones that we could appreciate from viewing spots in the town! We had booked a twin economy room so did not expect anything extravagant but we would have liked a door to our room that was actually possible to open - each time, we... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lisbon
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

We stayed there for one night. The hotel has the perfect location, wonderful views over castelganfolfo's lake. Terrible breakfast, and the hotel needs serious refurbishment. It is a pitty for it has everythung to be great. Despite booking's notice it has no covered parking, so if you are travelling with a motorbike choose other options.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hillsboro, Oregon
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

The Hotel is in a wonderful location, and if you book enough in advance you can secure the lakeview room at a very affordable price. Staff are very friendly and helpful: Fabio, Luca and all the others (..sorry I dont remember the names, but I mean them all) made every effort to answer all our requests in the 4 days... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ceron, France
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

We had a wonderful 4 day stay here. The food and service was excellent, the views magnificent and the staff amazing. It is ideally situated for catching the very economical train into Rome. We would definitely recommend this hotel to anyone.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Casorate Primo, Italy
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

I have really enjoyed my stay at Castel Vecchio. Nice hotel, very kind service and fantastic location at the Albano Lake. Castel Vecchio is an excellent hotel at a very affordable price, just few minutes drive from Rome. I will for sure return.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brasilia, DF
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
3 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

I stay only one night in this hotel, was impossible to stay more. The bathroom possessed a horrible sewage smell. I had headache because this. The room is old and not in a good condition. The restaurant is a trash. I paid 40 euros for the fish menu and was totally disgusting. I got sick because the food was spoiled.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Malmo, Sweden
Top Contributor
91 reviews 91 reviews
24 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013

The hotel is situated with a breathtaking view over the lake and the Popes summer residence. Unfortunately we got a very small two bed room (no 201) not much space for suitcases. The larger rooms facing the lake are better, but the ones staying there had no heating that worked (March can be cold!) The restaurant at the hotel is... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Been to Castelvecchio? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Castelvecchio

Also Known As:
Castelvecchio Hotel
Castelvecchio Castel Gandolfo
Castelvecchio Hotel Castel Gandolfo
Castelvecchio Castel Gandolfo, Italy - Rome
Address: Viale Pio XI 23, 00040 Castel Gandolfo, Italy
Phone Number:
Location: Italy > Lazio > Province of Rome > Castel Gandolfo
Amenities:
Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 6 hotels in Castel Gandolfo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Castelvecchio 4*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Venere, Travelocity, Priceline, Tingo, HotelsClick, TripOnline SA, Hotels.com and Otel so you can book your Castelvecchio reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Castelvecchio, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.