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Campbelltown, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our fantastic 2 night stay in Room 1 in the Franca Maria Rooms is something we will never forget. It's in a perfect position - as you are in the zone, but above the crowds to see & observe all that goes with this quaint village, and you can retreat or rejoin in, as often as you want - as... More 

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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Great room. Cold aircon and super strong wifi Lots of steps, worth the exercise because of the pizza and beer you'll enjoy. Cash only ( cash is king in Vernazza) Go to the website and find the map to the main hq the guy will take you to your room from there. Big bathroom , English channels... Minute walk from... More 

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Victorville, California
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

Renting the Begain room was as easy as two emails. I was able to pick the room of my choice about four months before our arrival. Cash is king in Vernazza and this purveyor was no exception. The trade off was what I thought to be a tremendous bargain given the location and the quality of the room. We had... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

We booked five nights here in Vernazza. I knew that they utilised rooms around the village, but I guess I did not expect to cart two large suitcases all the way from the train down to the waterfront where their reception is located, and then all the way back up the hill to the station again and then along a... More 

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Poughkeepsie, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

Vernazza is a different kind of place and so is the Franca Maria Rooms. This is not a hotel - it is separate rooms in different places, so there is no room service or service desk. In fact, the owner, who is very nice, is hard to get a hold of because he is always busy. I had a room... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

We were originally taken to a very small room(closet) about half way up the hill between the beach and the train station and at the end of a convoluted alleyway. We knew the town was laid out on a hillside but were not interested in lugging our suitcases and ourselves up so many small steps if we didn't have to.... More 

Thank FunTraveler25
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

This was the best place we stayed. Very charming and plenty of room for 5 of us. There was no air conditioning but it wasn't needed because the brick walls kept it cool. It was tucked in, just off the main street and just seconds from the harbor. You didn't have to climb up a hill to get here, either.... More 

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Tarpon Springs, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

We booked the room Cessa Doia which looks out upon Piazza Marconi, you will be hard pressed to find a more beautiful location on the planet! The room was spacious and very comfortable, nice bathroom and comfortable bed. We stayed in April and found the rates to be very reasonable for what you get. As an added bonus you get... More 

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Appleton, WI
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

We rented their Cessa Doia room right on the main plaza for two nights. This room does have a great view, does not take a lot of effort to get to, can accommodate up to four guests (with a futon) and it is located right in the center of all the action. The WIFI service does not work unless you... More 

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spartanburg, sc
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

The room we stayed in was in a great location and the bed was comfortable. That exhausts all the good things I have to say about it. The room was small (which we are used to having travelled extensively in Europe, especially Italy where we were in the middle of a 10 week trip to the country) and too pricey... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Francamaria Rooms, established in 1992, is located in the heart of Vernazza, in the central Piazza Marconi. The rooms are few steps away from the harbour and the beach, and from the sea view rooms you can enjoy a magnificent sight on all the Piazza, the harbour, the beach and the surrounding hills.All the rooms are completely newly builded, with all the comforts you need for a perfect stay : the rooms feature private bath/shower ensuite, fridge, hairdryer, SatTv, double panel windows, hardwood floors and some are equipped with air conditioning and balcony.Live Vernazza as locals do, stay at Francamaria Rooms. Our reception is located at the ground floor of the main building of Piazza Marconi, at the number 30. Francamaria Rooms is run by Francamaria who, with her husband Andrea, owns and run the structure, with all the possible care about the rooms and about the customers. We are waiting for you to come and visit Vernazza, Francamaria Rooms is at your disposal to offer you the best stay possible. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Franca Maria Rooms

Address: Piazza Guglielmo Marconi 30, 19018 Vernazza, Italy
Location: Italy > Liguria > Italian Riviera > Cinque Terre > Vernazza
Price Range: $100 - $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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Franca Maria Rooms Hotel Vernazza
Franca Maria Rooms Vernazza, Italy - Cinque Terre
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