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Mar Mar

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Almonte, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at Mar-Mar for 4 nights while hiking around Cinqueterre. The hostel is in a great location, close to the main street and steps from the train station. The place is very well kept and Mario, our host, is never far if you need anything. There is a living room, kitchen with fridge, a one burner hot plate, big dining...

Thank Martynn C
New Delhi, India
Reviewed October 19, 2016

1) Mar Mar is a clean hostel with comfortable beds 2) The bathrooms are also clean 3) It is walking distance from the Riomaggiore train station 4) Breakfast is included in the price for the stay, but is very basic.

Thank Vrinda D
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Fabulous little hostel right in the centre of Riomaggiore! Extremely clean (cleaners come daily) and spacious with the added bonus of an outdoor balcony perfect for the afternoon sun or dinner. Complementary breakfast at the bar downstairs which is amazing (make sure you get the muffins). Perfect for our short visit and well worth what you pay.

Thank Jamieson C
Norfolk, Virginia
Reviewed June 19, 2016

The view is amazing! Absolutely amazing. Even better, there is a little balcony to be outside and enjoy the view. For the price we thought this place was great. But there isn't wifi so if you're staying for an extended period that may be an issue for your. With our short stay, this wasn't an issue.

Thank kelseyb310
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed May 27, 2016

This is one of the best places I've stayed at while travelling. Their apartments are clean, in a central location and the best part is feeling like you are truly a part of the town. The husband and wife duo who run this place will help you with ANYTHING you need. The apartment we stayed in had a great view...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed April 11, 2016

I stayed two nights here at Mar Mar in the lovely cinque terre. So this isn't a hostel just so you know. Once you arrive at the bar Giovanni takes you to another location across the square. Not very sociable but the rooms are clean, neat and there is a kitchen for some light cooking. Giovanni is friendly, much friendlier...

Thank sashee7
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed January 5, 2016

Our stay at Mar Mar was pretty good! There were many positives: a nice amount of space, comfortable bed, pretty view, and close to the restaurants and train. The negatives were the shower which was really low water pressure and turning on the heat seemed to create a leak that soaked the bathroom. Lastly, there wasn't wifi available, but this...

Thank megoslovakia
Reviewed August 23, 2015 via mobile

It wasn't a great choice but it was fine for 2 nights for 3 persons. The good point of the apartment is not far from the sea and clean. The room was not good maintenance, lamps weren't working and windows were old style and not double glass. So that why we heard everything from outside and too noisy sometime. For...

Thank Lala_beachlover
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed May 30, 2015

I stayed in the 10 bed dorm here for a few nights and I had a great time. The dorm was more like it's own apartment, complete with kitchen, terrace, and lounge. The location is right by the main train station and the marina. The only minor inconvenience was that the wifi is only provided at the bar downstairs. The...

1Thank Aimee L
Reviewed May 16, 2015 via mobile

I had the pleasure to find this gem of an apartment disguised as a hostel!! I booked with hostel world which described it as a 10 bedroom dorm which is really not giving them enough credit. This is a huge spacious apartment with a huge wonderful terrace where I spent a lot of time gazing down into the city and...

1Thank Mo L
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Additional Information about Mar Mar

Address: Via Mal Borghetto 8, 19017 Riomaggiore, Italy
Location: Italy > Liguria > Italian Riviera > Cinque Terre > Riomaggiore
Price Range: $66 - $133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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Mar Mar Riomaggiore, Cinque Terre, Italy
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Don't book this room if you have difficulty in walking as you have steps and steep paths to gain access.”
  • Beakfast on the balcony
keston88, Jun 3, 2014 | Read review
“Not sure how you pick a good room, don't know how many they have or where they are. Ask them before you go up to room if room has balcony.”
dmount, Jul 15, 2013 | Read review
“Check what your view will be like. It's all about the view!”
Mrs_Ragnar87, Oct 13, 2012 | Read review
“Mar mars offers a variety of rooms around Riomaggiore. Our stay in Giovanna was perfect, I can highly recommend this studio.”
jessf944, Sep 4, 2012 | Read review
“To get the studio I stayed in ask for room "Giovanna".”
fseeker, Aug 23, 2012 | Read review
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