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Grand Hotel Villa Balbi

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V.le Rimembranza, 1, 16039, Sestri Levante, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a fantastic stay in our lovely ocean view suit. The staff were brilliant, breakfast was great and the location and grounds including the pool were fantastic . Stayed for 5 nights and highly recommend it . At night there was noise from the carnival but that can't be helped as all hotels in the area would hear it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed at Villa Balbi for four days at the beginning of July. The hotel provides a delicate touch, elegantly decorated whilst enhancing the period features. Our suite, room 825 was splendidly appointed with a beautifully painted ceiling. Very comfortable accommodation and excellent shower. The restaurant offers a very good selection at breakfast and is managed by the head waiter... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We spent a week in this hotel which was originally a Bankers Villa and now converted into a hotel with many quaint items of furniture and a beautiful garden with a pool. The pool however had steps which were very deep and difficult to climb back out of after swimming. The food was of a high quality and the staff... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Beach charge I feel the price we paid it should have been included. Fabulous building in a great location, the grounds are tremendous. The maid I could not understand as my Italian is limited.. but she always had a smile and we had good laugh. The staff were exceptional, very helpful and pleasant and the breakfasts were very good.

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Kidderminster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a lovely week at the Villa Balbi this month. The rooms in the main house are excellent and the half board option is very good value. All the staff, from reception to the restaurant and bar, are knowledgeable friendly and helpful. The swimming pool in the superb gardens is first class. All in all, a great hotel, elegant... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely hotel right in the centre of the town with plenty of good restaurants all around. It is situated across the road from the beach and has its own pool in the grounds of the hotel. The hotel is a former palace and the public rooms are furnished accordingly. Room is clean and well appointed. We have... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just spent a week here with my mother as part of a group tour to Italian Riviera. Loved Sestri Levante as town had lots to see and do and the hotel really made our stay perfect. Friendly restaurant, bar and reception staff, tasty food and comfy bedrooms. Exterior of hotel and reception decoration stunning - rooms more simple but more... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here recently as part of a group. The hotel is beautiful both inside and outside, very well taken care of. It is very different from the more common "chain hotels". It`s location is perfect. Close to the beach, close to the city center and a short walk from the railway station. We had a big room with a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

amazing hotel in the heart of sestri levante. beautiful old via, very nice garden. private parking included, wifi free and private beach in front of the entrance. excellent front desk staff vey helpful. they gave us impirtant tips for travelling the area.

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Reception V, Direttore at Grand Hotel Villa Balbi, responded to this review

Dear Mr Leo, thank you so much for your marvellous review, we are so proud to hear that you enjoyed our mansion. We hope to welcome you again very soon. Best regards Antonio Rossignotti General Manager More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

We travelled back from St Giulliano (bagni di Pisa) that was a total disappointment and decided to make the last stop over in Sestri Levante before heading home. We chose the hotel after looking at the trip adviser and have not been disappointed. Coming from the high way it was easy to find, plus there is a surveilled parking place... More 

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Reception V, Direttore at Grand Hotel Villa Balbi, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you so much for your precious words. Basing on your feedback we see that we reached our purpose: to take care of our guests and make them feel cuddled and special at any time throughout their stay at Grand Hotel Villa Balbi With my best regards Antonio Rossignotti - Manager More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access

Additional Information about Grand Hotel Villa Balbi

Address: V.le Rimembranza, 1, 16039, Sestri Levante, Italy
Location: Italy > Liguria > Italian Riviera > Sestri Levante
Price Range: $216 - $403 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Grand Hotel Villa Balbi 4*
Number of rooms: 105
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Also Known As:
Grand Hotel Balbi
Grand Hotel Sestri Levante
Hotel Style:
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Sestri Levante
#7 Luxury Hotel in Sestri Levante
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