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Hotel Castello dei Principi

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 25, 2016

Nestled in the hill's surrounded by olive groves and donkeys for neighbours is a charming historic castello (fortified small castle). Only a few miles west of Paestum and the Roman temples in the small rural village of Cappacio. From the start, we had a warm welcome, the owner can't speak much English but with the help of google translate we...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 24, 2016

I stayed at the Castello dei Principi for two nights. The hotel is located on the hill above the Paestum, and one can gain a wonderful view of the sunset from the balcony outside the upper rooms. The room was very comfortable and clean (I had one of the upper rooms, No. 10). The first night I also ate at...

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Reviewed June 11, 2016

Having read the very favourable reviews, three of us booked in for two nights. We did not want to stay in a resort type hotel on the coast. On arrival the rooms we had booked did not seem available but there were clearly no other guests. We were shown a sort of apartment with three separate bedrooms and two bathrooms....

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed December 13, 2015

We stayed here for one night in early December. I think we were the only guests that night but our host was very friendly and accomodating. The hotel is in an old 15th century palace, quite rustic but has lots of charm. The ammenities are not the most modern but the room was quite comfortable and very clean. We had...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed October 20, 2015

This was a 4 night stay and up in on a mountainside but 4 kms from the sea at Paestum. The staff were so gracious and accommodating at all times and couldn't do enough for us. The place comes with its own chapel in the garden, a unique and charming adjunct to the premises and our stay was quite unforgettable....

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 10, 2015

If you want a quiet, scenic escape from the hustle and bustle, then castello dei principi could well be the place for you. We had a lovely time here after we travelled from Rome. The place is a renovated ex palace, and the owners have paid a lot of attention to detail. It has a lot of charm and character....

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Paris, France
Reviewed August 1, 2015

Paestum site is mindblowing and Hotel Castello dei Principi is a perfect base to visit. With the typical countryside of Campania as a backdrop and in the middle of olive tree fields, you will find this hotel full of charm with lovely owners. We arrived late in the night and had a lot of trouble finding the property, but the...

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Saint-etienne
Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

I have been very well received in this hotel, located in a small town located close to Paestum. The superior room is nice, outdoor common parts offer many opportunities to rest and enjoy the view. Good breakfast is included and you can benefit from the restaurant/bar on the same site. Very good offer for the price.

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Minsk, Belarus
Reviewed October 22, 2014

very good small quiet hotel outside Paestum. super equal price for the good service.place to park auto. nice place for rest. green zone, nice view and of corse good meal and drink)) recomend to all of my friends.

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 25, 2014

The owner and staff at Castello dei Principi couldn't have been more welcoming and helpful and my son and I really enjoyed our stay. This is a charming hotel in a charming and tranquil setting with a super restaurant (the tiramisu was delicious) and a terrace overlooking the sea. What lovely people.

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are delighted to present a Hotel in Capaccio Paestum unique genere. L 'hotel is located in a strategic position that allows easy access to the beautiful coastline Bells, the natural beauty of the Park of Cilento and the marvelous sites of historical and cultural territory. Managed directly by the family Buffardi Pretty, is able to offer you a peaceful and enjoyable stay taking care of every little detail to put you at ease and totally immerse yourself in your well-deserved relax. E 'located inside the National Park Cilento, in the old town of Capaccio,pretty village situated at 419 m.S.M. And enclosed in a small plateau at the foot of the mountains Soprano and Sottano. Palace of the 500 belonged to noble families from the outset as The Princes of Sanseverino and, ultimately, the Barons and Bellelli Demarco. The family-Buffardi Gracious, the current owner, has decided to revive this building with its restored chapel, witness of an historical past. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Castello dei Principi

Address: Via Monticello 27, 84047 Paestum, Capaccio-Paestum, Italy
Location: Italy > Campania > Province of Salerno > Capaccio-Paestum > Paestum
Price Range: $45 - $90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Castello dei Principi 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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“upper rooms are always a good option but here there was no lift”
466alecs, Oct 20, 2015 | Read review
“We had top floor room 9, there are 3 rooms at the top floor, and they benefit from the terrace”
primocat, Oct 10, 2015 | Read review
“The hotel is located in the old part of the village with quite a steep climb up to the piazza with its cafes and bars.Would not suit anyone with mobility problems”
n1952, Oct 17, 2012 | Read review
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