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Norfolk, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars 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.

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Toronto, Canada
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars 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... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars 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... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars 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... More 

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Thailand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars 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... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars 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... More 

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5 of 5 stars 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... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Mar-Mar was in a great location, very close to the tunnel that leads from the town to the train station. It was small, but we didn't need much space because we would be outside most of our visit anyway. The view was awesome, and the apartment was neat and clean. The man who was renting it out was nice and... More 

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Altoona, Kansas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at the Punta A Apartment for two nights. We checked in at Bar O'Netto and the gentleman led us up and down (mostly up) a zillion uneven steps. The apartment has a small living area, kitchen area, separate bedroom with king bed, and a small bathroom with shower. The apartment was clean. There was an assortment of pots,... More 

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Address: Via Malborghetto, 8, Riomaggiore, Italy
Location: Italy > Liguria > Italian Riviera > Cinque Terre > Riomaggiore
Price Range: $65 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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Mar Mar Hotel Riomaggiore
Mar Mar Riomaggiore, Cinque Terre, Italy
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