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9 Sun Street, Hitchin SG5 1AE , England
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La Bella Vita
Ranked #3 of 5 Hitchin B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have reviewed this before and have always loved it, although getting sat down and the reading of the specials has always been infuriatingly slow, but recent months have seen a significant decline. Poor service, cold food,disinterested staff. Just awful. Will never go again. Georgio seems bored and uncaring. Unbelievably poor food and service at a wedding there recently too.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 via mobile

Our experience was very different to some of the recent reviews. We had a lovely room on the ground floor at the back of the restaurant - large, tastefully furnished and clean with air conditioning which you don't normally expect in a B&B which was such a bonus on a very warm humid summers night! Tasty breakfast cooked to our... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014 via mobile

The Bella Vita seems to be run as a convenience to the owners rather than a customer focused business. The Check-in desk is in the restaurant, inaccessible from the room block and certainly not user friendly. The room was adequate enough but there was no welcome / information pack / fire and safety notices and as there was no access... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014 via mobile

Stayed at this hotel for one night, room was a reasonable size however i felt the ensuite was a little on the small size and room was very dark. The bedroom had cobwebs in the corner of the room and the bed linen had black marks on them. Reasonable rate for the size of the room, which if a little... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

This charming hotel offers a unique, traditional experience, with the added advantage of fine dining in their restaurant, that offers both amazing dishes and lots of vegetarian choices upon request. In addition, the breakfasts were second to none. The hotel is a little unconventional in that access is via the restaurant and therefore, there is no reception to speak of... More

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Redditch, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

I stay at the Bella Vita 2 to 3 times a week on business. The hotel is in a perfect location and Giorgio and his team are absolutely fantastic. The rooms are great and the food is excellent. I highly recommend the Bella Vita for both business and pleasure.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

We had booked to stay at love and let live when we got there he was overbooked and sent us here! It's mouldy, smelly, dated and noisy to sleep! Parking very handy. It seriously the most awful over night stay I've ever had! The room we got wasn't shown online!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

I brought my husband here for a night to celebrate his birthday. The food is amazing! Laid out beautifully with a friendly owner and waiters at dinner time. Breakfast was freshly cooked. The hotel is in the centre of the lovely town of Hitchin. The room was spacious with antique furniture, a kitchenette and a large flat screen TV. Checkout... More

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

So many unpleasant things to say about the services, the place and the owner. First of all, I made a reservation, face to face with the owner Giorgio for a long stay (9 nights) and we got a deal. The room I booked was not available when we arrived. When we were about to pay the bill he increased the... More

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

We've been to the restaurant several times, over a period of five years living in Hitchin. The last ever occasion was New Years Eve '12. I don't make a habit of posting online reviews but it's been ten months and I'm still feel peeved enough to find the motivation for this one. We had always liked the food (to be... More

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Address: 9 Sun Street, Hitchin SG5 1AE , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Hertfordshire > Hitchin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
La Bella Vita Hotel Hitchin
La Bella Vita Hitchin, England

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