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Ely Hotel

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Via Carrara, 16 | Fra la Pineta ed Il Mare, 55049 Viareggio, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015 via mobile

Thanks so much for treating us so well over our wk long visit. The balcony was great :) really appreciated the timetables for transport, directions, suggestions for things to do and excellent recommendations for places to eat. Very handy to have free wifi. Great location near the beach, restaurants, shops park etc.

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Alessandro T, Proprietario at Ely Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing our hotel.It is' right that a foreign guest is directed and advised when visiting a new country. it is very important that you feel comfortable and that you value his vacation. You have also had the good fortune of a sunny holiday and not just for the Irish! We are still waiting for you to know... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

Great value, amazing location, and very quiet even though you are so close to the promenade (which is also a plus!). The hospitality is some of the best I've ever received and I would definitely return some day if in the area. I recommend this place to anyone and everyone!

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Alessandro T, Proprietario at Ely Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks Sam, our strengths have always been location and hospitality. The price, so beneficial, it is possible thanks to careful cost control, implemented without compromising the quantity and quality of services. Our efforts are rewarded by your reviews always flattering! See you soon! More 

Viareggio, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

We had a lovely holiday during our 1 week stay in this very nice and friendly family hotel. The hotel owner, his wife and his daughter are very friendly and most kind and helpfull. The room was royal and was cleaned every day. We got good advices for dinner and for the free beach. Serena, the daughter, is a good... More 

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Alessandro T, Direttore at Ely Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much! This is the type of comment that every hotel should have on their page, because this is how we have to treat every guest. We hope that every customer that book at Ely Hotel will feel treated the same way, just as you did this week. We are really pleased to have met such nice people... More 

Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

excellent value and very friendly atmosphere. clean and very comfortable. shame they support Juve! within easy reach of beaches and shops, bars and resturants so something for everyone. parking no problem either.

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Alessandro T, Proprietario at Ely Hotel, responded to this review

Of course in an Italian hotel a guest is expected to be satisfied in all. But I think it is not easy to find the Manchester United fans in Viareggio! For your next visit I will certainly let you find the poster of Sir Fergusson! Thanks for the feedback and see you next visit to Italy! More 

Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Anyone looking for good clean accommodation at fair rates should consider the Hotel Ely. We stayed three nights and the 20 minute walk to the station gave us quick access to Florence (under 2 hours),Pisa on the way back and Cinque Terre the next day. The breakfast is sensational but it is the family that makes the stay so enjoyable.... More 

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Alessandro T, Proprietario at Ely Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks Peter, you're very kind to speak well of us. Our secret is that, despite being a family, all of us has had significant experience in major hotels and luxury. Our habit is to put the customer at ease, speaking his language, understanding their needs. Sometimes these little things for us involve little effort, but make the difference with other... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

What makes this hotel a good choise is the staff, Carlo and his family are very friendly, always trying to help, I wish them all the best in their business. The hotel itself is not modern but has everything you would need. The air was a bit moist, opened window almost fixed the problem. If you are looking for a... More 

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Alessandro T, Direttore at Ely Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment. The water that you have found is due to the weather this year has not helped much! All our rooms have air conditioning that solves the problem, the rooms in the mansion by situarte have very high ceilings and the problem does not occur. We look forward to more! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Carlo and his family run a very friendly hotel. They have modern and classical rooms in a traditional building just a stones throw from the beach. The breakfast is tasty and nothing is too much trouble for the staff who really take care of their guests. It is nice to give money to a family rather than a multi national... More 

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Alessandro T, Direttore at Ely Hotel, responded to this review

That is what we strive to achieve! This kind of feedback from our guests, our goal is to give always a warm welcome in our house. Thank you for your kind comments about our buffet breakfast and our service. We hope to have you back in the near future as our Guests! Arrivederci! More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Hotel Ely is a classical building which doesn't necessarily have the most modern of features some people would prefer. However the welcome could not be bettered. The hotel is run by a young couple who work very hard and pull out all the stops to ensure their guests are comfortable and happy. Nothing is too much trouble. The location is... More 

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Alessandro T, Direttore at Ely Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely words!!! Our Superior rooms are featured with minibar and kettle, so our guests can enjoy a complimentary tea in the evening or a coffee in the morning, and the minibar will be usefull to store some food or beverage. We do hope to have you back to Ely Hotel as our Guest in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014 via mobile

We would recommend this place. It has only 2 stars but is better than some 3star hotels. The people here are gentle and helpfull. Breakfast is nice and it's located very close to the sea. The only downsize was the room, in which the air was a bit moist.

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Alessandro T, Proprietario at Ely Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comment. Unfortunately, you've come to in a period of continuous rain and humidity, a few steps from the beach, is felt. Our rooms are equipped with air conditioners and dehumidifiers, many of our bathrooms have a window, the others have the air intake system. See you again! More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We spent three nights at the Ely Hotel and would recommend this hotel to other travellers. This family run hotel is incredibly friendly and welcoming. Staff could not have been more helpful e.g. booking taxi's, helping us to find an Internet cafe and suggesting restaurants. It is in a central location near to the beach and shops. The building itself... More 

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Alessandro T, Proprietario at Ely Hotel, responded to this review

Wow!Thank you very much for your kind feedback. Our aim is always to anticipate guests needs and make the stay one to remember. Our hotel is indeed located in a quiet position, in a secondary road but still very close to the main road with bars, restaurants and shops. We will be very happy to have you as our guest... More 

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