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Hotel Santacroce Ovidius & Spa

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Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must if you are visiting Sulmona, very friendly staff and very nice rooms. We stayed one night in the jacuzzi suite and one night in a regular room and both were very well appointed. Comfortable large beds and nice bathrooms. The spa is also very nice, large hot tub and all the essentials for a relaxing evening. Thank you... More 

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Thank benthetraveller
Hotel Santacroc... O, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Santacroce Ovidius & Spa, responded to this review

Dear benthetraveller, Thank you so much for your words. It was a very pleasure for us to meet you and mate. We are very glad that your stay was superb. We work very hard to satisfy our guest’s needs and read your feedback let to feel us very proud of what we do day after day. We wait you next... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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22 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed October 4, 2016

This is a modern well-run hotel just on the edge of the historic centre of the town. We opted for one of the rooms with a good view of the surrounding countryside and enjoyed the rural vista. We had a couple of meals in the hotel restaurant and thought that they compared very favourably with the other restaurants we ate... More 

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Hotel Santacroc... O, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Santacroce Ovidius & Spa, responded to this review

Dear paulfrommelbourne We are pleased you enjoyed your stay at our hotel. Gran Sasso mountain is beautiful in this period and we are also glad that you appreciated the gorgeous view you saw through your windows. We really appreciate you liked our tipical cuisine, our chef are always at complete disposal to cuddle every guest . Thank you again for... More 

Wilmington, Delaware
1 review
Reviewed September 17, 2016

The location is wonderful to visit this lovely town. The staff is very helpful. It is priced well for the location. We had a very good dinner in the restaurant. The parking is easy and very accessible.

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Thank mjulian651
Santacroce-Hotels, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Santacroce Ovidius & Spa, responded to this review

Dear mjulian651, Thank you so much for your feedback. It was a pleasure to host you and also to know that each service satisfied you at all. We look forward to meeting you again. Hotel Ovidius, Management and Staff. More 

Orlando, Florida
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15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed July 27, 2016

Any hotel can renovate to improve which this hotel could use a face lift but excellent staff is hard to find. Both Federica and Mariadora handles our check in and check out,. After a long car ride with 2 small dogs Federica checked us in quickly, was very pleasant, answered questions and moments later we were in our room resting.... More 

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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Arrived in the afternoon very nice reception In fact I think she is the owners daughter and the meals were great would stay again I thought maybe it was a bit expensive but looking around hotels are all around the same price overall a very nice experience

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Santacroce-Hotels, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Santacroce Ovidius & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Mr Wayne, thank you for your review and regard. We are glad you spent a very nice experience in Ovidius Santacroce Hotel. We are glad also to let that you appreciate the typical dishes of our Restaurant. “Our hotel is no expensive for all services that we offer you, Spa included”. It is what that our customers always say... More 

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19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

Here for easter with lots of friends. The chef Antonella , who is also the proprietor gave us a lesson on local pasta and cookies, the dinner that evening was fantastic. Sulmona is a wonderful place. The hotel clean, comfortable and a great location. We will return .

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Thank Jamesbosader
Santacroce-Hotels, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Santacroce Ovidius & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Jamesbosader, It was a real pleasure having you in our hotel and we thank you for your preference. We are glad that you enjoyed the dinner cooked by Mrs Antonella Santacroce, she's a great cook and very funny :) We are also very happy that you stayed here for Easter holidays: Sulmona is beautiful, especially in this period. Hoping... More 

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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed November 22, 2015 via mobile

This is my second visit here and it was just as charming as the first. The staff are just great. Denissia organised some snow chains for me to keep me legal. The guys always go out of their way to help. Hoping to return soon for more hill walking and golf.

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1 Thank Don Neil
Santacroce-Hotels, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Santacroce Ovidius & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Sir, thank you once again for having been with us in Ovidius Hotel. It is always a big pleasure having you as our guest. We remain at your disposal for everything. All the staff and Denisia can't wait to see you again in Sulmona. Come back soon! :) Hotel Santacroce Ovidius Management & Staff More 

Springville, Utah
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed November 14, 2015

No bellman service. The restaurant which was supposed to be open was closed and I was told to walk about half a mile to another restaurant in the city late at night if I wanted to have dinner. I waited at the counter for 10-15 minutes for anyone to come out to service it. Mini bar was only a few... More 

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Santacroce-Hotels, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Santacroce Ovidius & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Thomas299, We want to thank you for the time you dedicated to us and we are very sorry in reading your feedback. When the restaurant was closed for its week day off, as in the case of your stay, the front desk Staff suggest to our guests, typical Abruzzi restaurants situated in the historical centre of Sulmona, which are... More 

Buenos Aires
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29 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed November 6, 2015

I stayed in Sulmona because of business, where my company sent me to this hotel. I really liked the place so I decided to stay the weekend with my fiance for relax. Great view, close to the supermarket, affable service, parking lot, bicycles for free (for guests), and a great spa area. Free wifi available. If you are planning a... More 

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Santacroce-Hotels, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Santacroce Ovidius & Spa, responded to this review

Dear renhoek00, thank you for your review and regard. We are glad that you spent good days in Santacroce Ovidius Hotel with your fiancé and that you appreciated our work and the services we offered. But for us, it is very important your point of view in regard of breakfast. Next time you will be our guest we will show... More 

Netherlands
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75 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed October 16, 2015

In Sulmona there are 2 Santacroce hotels: one called Ovidius and one called Meeting. We stayed in Ovidius, which is located conveniently close to the centre of Sulmona. Our room was nice, but rather small, and on the expensive side. The bathroom was (somewhat) outdated and the shower temperature was not constant (sometimes really too hot all of a sudden).... More 

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Santacroce-Hotels, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Santacroce Ovidius & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Neechan82, thank you for your review and it was a pleasure having you with us. We are so sorry for the “problems” that you’ve spotted. If you had talked with the staff, we’d have been ready to satisfy all your needs and solve everything was considered wrong or inappropriate. Although these hitches, we thank you for having chosen our... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
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About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Santacroce Ovidius located a few paces away from San Panfilo's Cathedral and Sulmona old town, hometown of the high poet Ovidio Nasone, is only 30 minutes away from the best ski resorts in Abruzzo (Roccaraso) from the exciting seaside resorts and the wonderful parks: the national Park of Abruzzo, Majella and Gran Sasso. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Santacroce Ovidius & Spa

Address: Via Circ. Occidentale, 177, 67039, Sulmona, Italy
Location: Italy > Abruzzo > Province of L'Aquila > Sulmona
Price Range: $110 - $139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 29
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Also Known As:
Ovidius Hotel Sulmona
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Sulmona
#2 Romantic Hotel in Sulmona
#3 Family Hotel in Sulmona
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“find another hotel”
 of 5 bubbles Thomas299, Nov 14, 2015 | Read review
“Ask fro rooms with a mountain view”
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“All rooms at the rear.”
 of 5 bubbles ItamarEZ, Oct 11, 2015 | Read review
“The bedrooms at the back of hotel have lovely views.”
 of 5 bubbles oldsue, Sep 24, 2015 | Read review
“We had basement room, which still had nice view, but I suspect that other rooms had spectacular views.”
 of 5 bubbles Jacques_dEurope, Aug 19, 2015 | Read review
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