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“Molto Bene! So Happy I Found This Hotel!” 5 of 5 stars
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Le Ancore Hotel
4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Marina d'Aequa 39, 80069 Vico Equense, Italy   |  
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Ranked #7 of 20 Hotels in Vico Equense
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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“Molto Bene! So Happy I Found This Hotel!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

I had a last minute change of plans to return to southern Italy. I was tired of traveling to new cities and wanted to return to the Amalfi Coast where I have been the most comfortable and happy. I discovered the Vico Equense (located on the coast between Napoli & Sorrento)....AND Hotel Le Ancore. I am so happy that they accepted my last minute reservation. Sabrina and her staff could not be MORE welcoming, accommodating and wonderful. Every attention to detail is here. Sabrina is one classy act and it shows in everything from the rooms, the service, the breakfast and even dinner. I enjoyed dinner here tonight and had the chef's special of tuna pasta...delicious. After three weeks of travel, to end my time in Italia in this beautiful spot made my trip. Thank you, Hotel Le Ancore and Sabrina!

Room Tip: I had room #1 which was perfectly great. A view of Napoli across the bay, perfetto!
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  • Stayed June 2013, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Stresa, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2012

We stayed here for 3 nights and almost at the end of their season. It was a business trip/ vacation..so we were out all day most of the time.
Room was small but clean and cozy. The cupboard was too small for us. TV channel was limited (only some advertising channel, music and Italian channel). Mini bar was beverage only. Wi-Fi worked really well. We had a balcony and the view was AMAZING.
The bathroom was tiny, especially the shower. But they had a good amenities.
Breakfast was good, sort of continental breakfast type. They make a good cappuccino and latte macchiato.
The mascot of the hotel was Willie. A very friendly dog with a good hospitality that always welcome you ;)
Overall it was an okay experience. Will we be back? We don't know..

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled on business
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Berlin, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012

We stayed at the Le Ancore one night before entering the Amalfi coast. The Le Ancore is like a raw diamond or an oasis in the chaos of Neapel region. The rooms are a little on the small side. The shower was the smallest I have ever taken a shower in, therefor not all points were granted, BUT the whole atmosphere is so cozy and charming that the size of the rooms is more than compensated. All rooms have a nice balcony overlooking the marina and with a great view of the Vesuv. The breakfast is wonderful and with a sense for nice little details such as stylish pottery and lots of charme again.
A nice little hideaway, perfect for a nice time for couples with a nice chill-out lounge overlooking the Vesuv bay!

  • Stayed September 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2012 via mobile

What a fantastic little hotel! Lovely breakfast in the morning with a very helpful staff. Beautiful small town where you can feel part of the lifestyle of the locals. We rented a boat and a skipper and sailed up the fantastic coastline. What a wonderful experience! Great hotel Dana!!!

Stayed July 2012, traveled with family
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2011

30 Oct. 2011.
Dana is a very happy person & helpful.
The bar men make very good latte macchiato.
Room big enough and you have view to the sea & Vesuvio.
The only minus is the road to the hotel , but it take 2-3 minutes to pass it.

  • Stayed October 2011, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2011

this hotel is not a 4*, it is a good,clean, friendly hotel, the staff are very nice & helpful,we had a superior room. no fridge,tv only italian channels, but the problem with these rooms is the standard rooms are above and you can hear whats going on + when the shower is used etc you can hear the water running the breakfast is average

  • Stayed September 2011, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Melville, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2011

We chose this hotel after much research primarily due to the great reviews we read on Trip Advisor and we were not disappointed. The hotel was new, clean, beautifully decorated and the staff could not have been more pleasant and helpful. If you're looking for a tourist area don't stay there but if you want a small town feel in a beautiful location, you'll love the hotel. The rooms are small but so bright an airy that it was not a problem especially when you opened the door to the terrace. The only draw back was that since it was only April a lot of the buses and ferries were running on a limited schedule which presented a problem as we had canceled our car rental. The hotel manager did everything she could to help us plan our stay with limited transportation and it all worked out just fine. If you go there and need a driver, I highly recommend that you ask the hotel to call Franco for you. He drove us to Amalfi and Positano for the day. He charged a fraction of what private drivers that we looked up on the internet were charging and he was so nice and friendly.

There are surprisingly lots of restaurants in this small area all of which were very good. Day trip to Capri was great as was trip to Pompeii. The town of Vico Esquense is a steep walk up a hill but if you have a car it won't be a problem. There are more restaurants and a fairly large town up there for whatever you may need.

  • Stayed April 2011, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: Via Marina d'Aequa 39, 80069 Vico Equense, Italy
Location: Italy > Campania > Province of Naples > Vico Equense
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Room Service Suites
Hotel Style:
#4 Luxury Hotel in Vico Equense
#9 Romantic Hotel in Vico Equense
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Le Ancore Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 8
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Le Ancore is a hotel by the sea, located in Vico Equense, a little town on Sorrento Coast. The hotel offers room and family suite with sea view. ... more   less 
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Le Ancore Hotel Vico Equense, Italy - Province Of Naples

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