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Relais La Fontanina

4.0 of 5 Specialty Hotel   |   Contrada Palagogna SP 28 Ostuni-Francavilla Fontana km 9.00, 72017 Ostuni, Italy
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Ranked #33 of 52 Specialty Lodging in Ostuni
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014
NessMill Winchester, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Winchester, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
13 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

In a great place so you can really get around the region - south to Lecce, just up the road to Ostuni and on to Alborobello or off to the coast for swimming. The staff were friendly, helpful and charming. Yes they did not all speak English - but hey when in Italy! I do think we were the only... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013 via mobile

Where to start? This does not seem to be a wine hotel. I tried to order three different wines from Puglia, waited for ages and then was told they were "finished". Eventually we had to settle for something cheap that they had for sure, because we were in the middle of our meal by then. Why bother having such a... More

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Istanbul, Turkey
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2012

We visited this hotel in thisSeptember. I can easly say that it was an accidental decasion. We were just wondering if it was a good hotel. Because it was out of towns and just near the road to Ceglie Messapica from Ostuni. It is written as a logo "Ristorante Wine Hotel" in their web cite. And we are very glad... More

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Italy
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

It's difficult to critisize a hotel we had such good memories of. We visited this hotel some 12 years ago for the first time.... At that time one of the top ten price/quality rated hotels of Italy. Over the years we stayed here many times on several occasions. Unfortunately we saw things getting worse. They call themselves a wine hotel... More

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Berkeley, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2012

We had seen the mixed reviews before our stay, so were not quite knowing what to expect. However, we were very pleasantly surprised - our room was good, breakfast was more than adequate, staff were friendly and helpful, and the setting was very peaceful. We ate at the restaurant one of the evenings we were there, and had a great... More

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012

My wife and I have just returned from this hotel and found the food excellent and the staff very hepful and friendly. The maid was attentive and the restaurant staff were the best tourist information service you could get. The food was rosette standard and the wines very good value and the pool food menu was the same price as... More

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Milan, Italy
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42 reviews 42 reviews
16 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2012

First let me say that this is the first time I have written a bad report, but I feel I have to warn people. Overall we decided that this hotel was run down and badly in need of renovation. In fact it looked like that they had started renovating and then run out of money. Inside it is shabby but... More

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dublin
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2011

Hi , I did not stay here recently, but ate here 2 weeks ago, I have to say I had the nicest meal that I can remember in my life , balanced, diverse, very edible, relaxed, the Premitivo wine was absolutely one of the best bottles of wine i have ever enjoyed, I want a case of it for xmas... More

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Naples
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2011

Please listen to the other reviewers. We travel a lot and this is one of the worst. Stay at a 30 euro masseria for better quality. My husband booked this without reading reviews. Yes, it does smell. Plus, the jacuzzi and shower are in the room. This is not romantic. It is like being in a handicap room and the... More

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Nocera Umbra, Italy
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56 reviews 56 reviews
18 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2010

We arrived after a 6 hour drive to be told the kitchen was closed on Mondays. A very poor buffet was served in place of dinner. On arrival The hydro massage bath in the bedroom was host to a dead fly. The shower flooded to ankle level after 10 seconds. There was no directory of services in the room and... More

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fontanina, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Relais La Fontanina, responded to this review

Dear Sir, we regret for the bad impression you had in our relais, but honestly most part of the things you reported in your comment is not correct: - you booked through a web site which is not our official one; on our web site there was an advertising for the closure of the restaurant on monday. The dinner served... More

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Address: Contrada Palagogna SP 28 Ostuni-Francavilla Fontana km 9.00, 72017 Ostuni, Italy
Location: Italy > Puglia > Province of Brindisi > Ostuni
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Hotel Class:4 star — Relais La Fontanina 4*
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