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Hotel Dolce Villa

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63 DePasquale Plaza, Providence, RI 02903
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
17 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the first one star review I've ever written. I cannot fathom how this hotel manages to stay in business. General impression is of a dire Pension-style establishment in deepest southern Europe where €20 per night seems too much. Rooms are accessed by keypad locks. Our room was small and minimally furnished. One end of the room had the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Colorful hotel in historic DePasquale Square. Rooms are small but nice and clean. Bed was big and very comfortable. Air conditioning works great. Front desk staff friendly and very helpful. It was a very nice visit. I highly recommend it to anyone.

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Rehoboth, Massachusetts
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65 reviews 65 reviews
4 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked at Hotel Dolce Villa because other hotels in the city we had contacted had two night minimums the weekend we stayed, which we did not need. We were also happy that they had space to accommodate 6 so my girlfriends and I could all stay in the same room together (two bedrooms and a pull out couch). It... More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a suite for our anniversary, paid in advance...and were given a shoe box next to a fire escape. Room had hanging extension cords was barely enough room to walk around in literally. When we called to management to state there was a mistake they told us they don't honor third party reservations for suites, even though it clearly... More 

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had booked a room at this hotel as a friend had recommended it to me as a "cute" boutique hotel right in Little Italy. I was very happy when they had room that could accommodate 3 girls for a girls weekend. I booked a room with two bedrooms and a sofa bed. The beds in the bedrooms were supper... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Through Expedia, I made a reservation 4 days before traveling to Providence, and received a confirmation the next day. After driving 10 hours and arriving at the hotel, the lady at the front desk informed me that they cannot honor my reservation. The reservation was for $100 and she said that's not enough and that I either can pay $300... More 

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Glastonbury, Connecticut
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Let's get the positives out of the way first. The front desk staff was very friendly and helpful. The overall location on Federal Hill was fun; lots of restaurants, bars, etc. The room was clean. Beyond that this place was like a bad Eurovision dream. The outside is cute, very European. Once inside the decor was stark white and pastels.... More 

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Xiony B, Manager at Hotel Dolce Villa, responded to this review

Thank you for your posting, it’s never our aim to neglect anything that needs to be repaired in our rooms, I apologize for what you experienced and rest assured it has been addressed with the engineering department. We hope you consider to stay with us again. More 

RI
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

My friend and I were out in Providence, and had a few drinks We did not want to take a chance driving home-40 minute drive. She has an app-"Hotel Tonight" or something like that. This hotel came up with a rate of $69.00. Came on, you can't beat that. We were out pretty late, so all the loud music was... More 

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Xiony B, Manager at Hotel Dolce Villa, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Here at Hotel Dolce Villa we strive to make our guest feel special and comfortable while staying with us. More 

West Hartford, Connecticut
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Unless you are a really sound sleeper and/or a night owl, stay elsewhere when visiting Providence! This hotel has virtually no soundproofing and the band playing next door until 2 AM might as well be under your bed! And then when the band finally stops playing you hear people in the street calling to each other, horns blowing, etc. It... More 

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Xiony B, Manager at Hotel Dolce Villa, responded to this review

We do apologize we did not meet your expectations, as you may know Hotel Dolce Villa is located in the center of the city with many bars, lounges and restaurants surrounding the area. We have no jurisdiction over these different establishments or the pedestrians walking/driving the streets. However, our guest is our number one priority. When you made the night... More 

Acton, Massachusetts, United States
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Was rented room 2D at Hotel Dolce Villa for two nights--Friday and Saturday. Went to my room at 10 PM and for the next four hours, there was a loud pounding of music next store. might as well have been in the room. no sound proofing, no ear plugs, nothing. So for two nights, the club played loud music till... More 

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Xiony B, Manager at Hotel Dolce Villa, responded to this review

We do apologize for this inconvenience, please except my most sincere apology. We at Hotel Dolce Villa strive to make our feel as comfortable as possible. Thank you for your review, it is highly appreciate it. More 

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