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Villa Gaia Hotel

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Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Cefalu Villa Gaia: Exceptional location across from Lido Peter Pan. Hotel offers: a voucher for a free umbrella and lounge chairs at Lido Peter Pan and a discount for the Lido’s restaurant. Free, private parking adjacent to the hotel. Big, nicely decorated and clean rooms, bathroom and closets, ac, tv, small fridge, safe, hair dryer. Walking distance to center of... More 

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Sydney
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved Villa Gaia - quiet, well positioned for the beach, easy parking, and an easy walk to the pretty and interesting old town of Cefalu. The staff at the hotel were helpful & friendly: Sara is brilliant, also good are Gorgio, Giuseppi and Dana. The beach lidos this hotel has access to are nice too, especially Malik, with good... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

We stayed in 3 hotels during our 10 day visit to Sicily. Villa Gaia was, by far, the friendliest and most welcoming of them all. From Sara who checked us in and helped us plan our day, to the woman who served us at breakfast, to Guiseppe who helped us in the evening - they went above and beyond our... More 

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salvocimino, Responsabile reception at Villa Gaia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your feedback. For us is very important that our staff excel in what we care most service, and it's seem we did center it! Thank you so much for your nice comments regarding your stay with us at the Villa Gaia Hotel, we really appreciate them. We hope to welcome you back for a longer... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

This is a perfectly nice little hotel across from the beach and a 10 minute walk along the front to the lovely old town of Cefalu. The owner (Sara we think) makes it extra special as she always seems on hand to help. The breakfast was nothing fancy but quite adequate. We had a ground floor room with a sea... More 

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salvocimino, Proprietario at Villa Gaia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mrs, our staff thanks you for stayed with us . Our purpose is to offer our guests a pleasant and comfortable experience. Thank you for its reports about the conversations in the lobby , which I will share with the staff to improve our services . We hope to welcome you as our guest again at Villa Gaia Hotel.... More 

Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

We stayed for 2 nights in March. The owner was seemingly ever-present, helpful and attentive without being intrusive. Our room was a reasonable-sized triple, clean and with old-fashioned decor. The hotel faces the beach and is a pleasant 15-minute walk from the old center. I'd definitely stay again if I am lucky enough to find myself in Cefalu again.

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Narragansett, Rhode Island
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

This hotel was perfect for our visit to Cefalu. The location was perfect, right across the street from the beach. Our room included beach pass for chairs and umbrellas. Our room were a nice size, modern bathroom, lovely balcony with some rooms offering sea views. Breakfast was excellent and we enjoyed eating outside on the terrace. The owner was attentive... More 

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Quebec, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

We took a room with an agency at Villa Gaia. The hotel is well positioned, wonderful location, they have their own beach with sunbeds and umbrellaa just crossing the street and their own parking.... of whom the agency didn't speak about.. when we arrived we parked the car at about 300 mt from Villa; the man (I think the owner... More 

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

that I do not like. Example? There is only ONE plug, for charging cells, computers, cameras. It is ridiculous the way this hotel tries to prevent passengers from using electricity. Half the light of the rooms do not work on purpose. All the room is full of connecting points but they are voided by caps. Need a towel for the... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

A good Hotel in a perfect position, We spent six nights in this Hotel but I did not want to go home!! The wonderful breakfast will be in my memories!! You have fresh fruits, freash cheeses, soya milk, breads, fresh orange juice and more and more. It's a four stars but I'd like to give a star just for Sara,... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Very overpriced for the sometimes poor service standards. Some staff were curt and dismissive. I was left to haul my heavy luggage up the staircase (no lift) while the male reception attendant paid no attention and provided no assistance (though a different attendant was more helpful when we left). I booked a transfer from the airport to the hotel through... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Delicious structure that faces the sea front of Cefalu, near the historical centre , The Villa Gaia Hotel, elegantly restructured in 2002 and inaugurated in 2003, is a magnificent opportunity for all those people who love convenience, luxury and practicality. It has by 12 rooms, of which three suites, elegantly furnished with the purpose to contribute to cheer the stay of the guests of the hotel, all endowed with exclusive services and of technological system of last generation. In spring and summer it's possible to have breakfast on the characteristic terrace with a fine view on the sea and on the ancient Arab-Norman town. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Gaia Hotel

Address: Via V Pintorno, 90015 Cefalu, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Palermo > Cefalu
Price Range: $113 - $250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Villa Gaia Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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Villa Gaia Hotel Cefalu, Sicily
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