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La Sommita Relais

#5 of 21 Hotels in Ostuni
Certificate of Excellence
Via Scipione Petrarolo 7, 72017 Ostuni, Italy
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Ranked #5 of 21 Hotels in Ostuni
Certificate of Excellence
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015
johnde215ll Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

This hotel we read about in the telegraph and it lived up to our expectations Wonderful location in the heart of the town next to the cathedral Lovely views excellent room very comfortable Staff very helpful excellent restaurant We had to park the car in a secure park and then transported to the hotel. Restaurant fine dining but expensive

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DirezioneSommi, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at La Sommita Relais, responded to this review

Dear johnde215, just thank you. Your enjoyed is our pleasure. We hope to welcome you again at Relais La Sommità. Regards Francesco More 

London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

We recently stayed at La Sommita on the final night of a 7 day road trip around the Salento peninsula. Ostuni is easily one of the most beautiful towns we saw on the trip - a higgledy piggledy assembly of pure white buildings on a hill, surrounded by miles of olive groves. When we arrived in the town we tried... More 

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DirezioneSommi, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at La Sommita Relais, responded to this review

Dear blackburn, First of all we would like to thank you for your stay at Relais La Sommità. The satisfaction of our guest is our daily priority. Your impressions and your suggestions are for us the incentive to try to improve day by day. We hope to welcome you again at Relais La Sommità. Regards Francesco More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015 via mobile

My stay at La Sommita was superb! The architecture is breathtaking, the staff were very attentive, helpful and generally just lovely. I had a slight problem with accessing the Internet using WiFi but besides that everything was perfect. It's also very centrally located and although the town is a bit of a maze, it's not so difficult to find your... More 

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DirezioneSommi, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at La Sommita Relais, responded to this review

Dear UDi Travel, many thanks again for your stay and for your review. This is the satisfaction of our daily duty. We hope to see you again Best regards Francesco More 

Neath Port Talbot, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Difficult to find, but well worth looking for. A stunning, small hotel, located at the top of the hill close to the cathedral. Well appointed rooms, recreation areas and spotlessly clean. Attentive staff at all levels, and excellent breakfast. Dinner very nicely laid out in the garden, but can be very pricey and somewhat formal. A fabulous place to stay... More 

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DirezioneSommi, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at La Sommita Relais, responded to this review

Dear Mantatelu, many thanks again for your stay and for your review. We hope to see you soon. Best Regards Francesco More 

New York City, New York
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17 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Recently we spent 3 nights at La Sommita. Everything about it was wonderful. The reception staff, Vito et al were always friendly and went out of their way to be helpful. Our room was spacious and very nice. Wished we had reserved a sea view room but have no complaints about our room. The bathroom was particularily nice, very spacious... More 

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DirezioneSommi, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at La Sommita Relais, responded to this review

Dear lillibelle, thank you very much to all the staff of La Sommità Relais. This is the satisfaction of our daily duty. We hope to see you soon. Best Regards Francesco More 

Helena, Montana
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Our one night stay at La Sommita was simply too short - we would have loved to stay longer ar this gem literally at the top of the city! When booking, I had asked for a room with a view. When checking in, we were informed that such a room wasn't available, but instead, they upgraded us to a suite... More 

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DirezioneSommi, Responsabile reception at La Sommita Relais, responded to this review

Dear Donnie, we would like to thank you for your visit at Relais La Sommità we are happy you've enjoyed the charme of Ostuni. Regards Moreno More 

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

We are in the second of three nights stay and could not be happier! We were "wow'ed" by our standard room in this stunning hotel, I can only imagine how fantastic the suites are! Absolutely perfect location with gorgeous views and the easiest access to local restaurants and shops. A true old-Ostuni feel with the white walls and cave feel... More 

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Thanks to you!!! Regards Moreno More 

Geneva, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Algiers is sometimes called "the white city". And so is Lisbon. So is Ostuni too, at the utmost southern tip of Italy's heel. A glazed cake with a pervading sense of harmony. Arches and vaults, stairs and terraces, volumes and proportions : and "basta". Enough. No need to fill anything up. La Sommità got it. A relais more than a... More 

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Zevergem, Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium
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88 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The location of this hotel is perfect, in the hearth of this beautiful white city . The staff is very nice and helpfull. You can not reach the hotel by car, but when you call the reception they come immediately to help you to the parking and then drive you and your luggage to the hotel in their Mini! The... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Hotel is wornderfully located in the old town overlooking to valley and the sea in the distance, and in a wonderfully renovated historic building. We stayed in a very nice and spacious room, having a great bath and shower as well, seperate seating area with fireplace. Breakfast was great besides all the nice food, offering all famous cheese selection of... More 

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