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Hotel Gran Duca

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Twickenham, England
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pros- Clean Good size room Good location Cons- Upon arrival the receptionist was not very warm and did not even welcome us. Simple amenities such as iron or information pack about the hotel including the number for reception were not available in the room. Plus the safe box was not working and one of the windows did not close properly....

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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 24, 2017

We stayed here for a quick two day stopover on a business trip. The hotel is average but the rooms have seen better days. The room I initially booked was not good so I upgraded thinking it would improve, but it did not. You could not turn off the radiators and if you opened the windows, the early morning road...

Thank MattEngr
Helensburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 2, 2017

My room was small and a bit dark. However, a skylight in the ceiling helped to make it a little brighter. The skylight had a cover that did not close properly, so it let the heat in from outside and the air-conditioning was weak. The temperature never dropped below 23C, which is far from cool.

Thank iainatsea
Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

The hotel is well located by the port, the decoration is dated but the room are clean and spacious. The isolation from other rooms and the street could be improved (I could hear my neighbour talking and coughing and the cars woke me up in the morning). The breakfast is basic.

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Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 8, 2016

I only stayed here for one night and was expecting something quite basic when I arrived. In actual fact it was lovely, I arrived very late at night due to a delayed flight and I was grumpy and tired. I was greeted by the cheeriest, friendliest receptionist ever who said 'oh, you're here' It instantly lifted my mood, I felt...

Thank emeraldgreen3
Reviewed October 4, 2016

I booked and guaranteed my room a month in advance. Here is what happened to my wife and I. We began our vacation in Nice France, and planned to take the ferry from Livorno to Corsica. We drove 4.5 hours through Italy and arrived at the Hotel around 9pm. When we went to check in we were told we did...

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HotelGranDucaLivorno, Direttore at Hotel Gran Duca, responded to this review

Dear guest, We are really sorry for this unique and very particular episode happened to you. It's the first time we receive a complaint like that and we would like to apologize for what has happened, maybe for external reasons. Regards The Management

Windsor, Canada
Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

This old place was interesting and I quite liked it here. The old man working the desk when I arrived was very welcoming and gave several good suggestions for where to have a late dinner. I was only there ten hours and left early the next day to join a ship, but the time spent was pleasant. The only annoying...

Thank James A
Hampshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 15, 2016

We arrived in Livorno on the ferry from Sardinia, with just enough time to have a drink before bed. The helpful receptionist recommended the Nelson Tavern, which was absolutely great, and subject to a separate review. The rooms were small and comfortable, and the breakfast was OK. Ideal for a one-nighter, but maybe a bit small for longer. Note: you...

Thank Jeff R
Reviewed July 27, 2016

I can't say enough about this little jewel of a hotel. The rooms were immaculate and so comfortable. The view from our room of the statue of the Cuatro Moori was awesome. The staff to a person, was friendly, polite and most helpful. When, I don't say if, I return to Livorno, that is where I will stay.

Thank Nonnamamie
Rome, Italy
Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

The best thing about this hotel is the location and the reception staff and nothing else. Our reservation was confirmed but when we got their they side that they had full occupancy and they can't honor the reservation because they had problem with their reservation system,but they help and instead of our one room they end up giving us 2...

Thank Maj S
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access

Additional Information about Hotel Gran Duca

Address: Piazza Giuseppe Micheli 16-18, 57123, Livorno, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Livorno > Livorno
Price Range: $78 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Gran Duca 4*
Number of rooms: 80
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#3 Luxury Hotel in Livorno
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“Rear rooms have less street noise”
MattEngr, Feb 24, 2017 | Read review
“We were in room 210, which has a great view of the port and has a balcony to go out on.”
856chantals, Oct 5, 2015 | Read review
“New wing is good”
BronwynL674, Sep 28, 2015 | Read review
“Great view!”
swiora, Sep 15, 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room with balcony view to seaside”
tomaD3985IR, Jul 16, 2015 | Read review
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