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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed August 7, 2015

Villa Rilke gives a good impression. It's a large house 5-10 minutes walk from the Duino seafront with reserved on-street parking and a good swimming pool, The common areas, poolside and my room were all clean and well maintained. The room was a good size by Italian standards with a private outdoor terrace shaded by the roof, flatscreen TV and... More 

Thank TTorler
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 19, 2014

We spent 3 days in Villa Rilke in August (16,17,18) and we booked just the day before because we left urgently an other one we did not like.We were lucky to find such a room in this period. The price was OK too.We appreciated a lot this very clean,lovely ,quiet place,with a beautiful garden well kept,a nice swimming pool.A special... More 

Thank brahmslapo
Belgrade, Serbia
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9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed July 10, 2014

I have booked a room to stay with wife and kids, then I was informed a week before the arrival that the room was unavailable "due to computer crash" and that the booking had been lost. Since it was in the middle of the season it was very difficult to find the alternative accommodation. Finally, when we arrived to Duino... More 

3 Thank ZoranRistic

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Reviewed August 4, 2013 via mobile

Manuela and Tomaso, owner of the B&B, practice over-booking. We went there in July 2013. we booked in March 2013, for 7 days. We have 2 daughters of 6 and 8 years old. The day we arrived, Manuela explained us that there was an horrible problem of WC waste water evacuation (!) in our room, that her husband is not... More 

4 Thank ka S
Vienna, Austria
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38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed June 26, 2013

Got a call 2 days prior to my trip, the air con was broken, so sorry no rooms for you, but if you like you can stay in another place not in Duino! I booked in October to be sure we could get a room there, but I guess that was not good enough... anyway, the good man promised to... More 

4 Thank Eugenio_aus_Wien
Berlin, Germany
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 20, 2013

Villa Rilke is literally the best private hotel ever. I've stayed here already the second time. Comfortable and clean rooms, tasty food, good service, a swimming pool and even books to read as well as very nice and kind owners - everything here is just fantastic. It's a perfect place to come with a family, as a couple or even... More 

1 Thank Galina M
Szombathely, Hungary
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3 reviews
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Reviewed August 20, 2012

Great private accommodation in a nice property in Duino. Very friendly welcoming and hosting by Deshan and Anna, who have been exceptionally kind and caring (rare to find these days!). You can expect a very thoughtful, helpful and warm atmosphere. Definitely recommended!

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36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed July 18, 2012

This was the first stop on our trip through Italy and Croatia; and it proved to be a very nice accommodation right in the middle of Duino and very close to Trieste. We had a nice room (#2) with a huge terrace looking out over the pool, the villa grounds and the town of Duino. The pool provided great refreshment... More 

1 Thank Tarnungus
Cologne, Germany
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23 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed March 27, 2012

We stayed in Villa Rilke with children and would not go back again. The family room we were given was not suitable for the ages of children we had (childrens' beds in a loft up a steep ladder) although the ages had been given at time of booking. No alternative bedding could be provided. The breakfast was below average; poor... More 

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Hungary, EUROPE
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317 reviews
44 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
Reviewed September 13, 2011

Just returned from Villa Rilke after having spent 4 nights with friends there. Booking was easy, owner was communicative. When using a GPS make sure you enter the coordinates as the house numbers are pretty awkward so it took some time for us to find it. We have rented two rooms, one room was pretty unspacious but still pretty good... More 

1 Thank bl4ze
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Villa Rilke is located in a quite and green belt/area and offers to its guests a high quality service. The atmosphere is magic because of the sea and the castle of Duino. It’s a very special guest house because it offers several additional services like the swimming pool, the yacht and motorboat excursion (only upon booking) sports and trekking excursions suggested and followed by Tommaso. We invite you to visit the whole web-site in order to discover all the services and opportunities of this small but special Bed & Breakfas ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Rilke

Address: Localita Duino 75/e, 34011 Duino, Italy
Location: Italy > Friuli Venezia Giulia > Province of Trieste > Duino
Price Range: $63 - $94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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Villa Rilke Duino, Province Of Trieste, Italy
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“Ask for a room overlooking the pool if you need to keep an eye on children.”
 of 5 bubbles TTorler, Aug 7, 2015 | Read review
“There is a beautiful large room on the first floor with a terrasse and the kitchen - it's just perfect!”
 of 5 bubbles GalinaM698, Feb 20, 2013 | Read review
“a good place if you are looking for a place in Duino”
 of 5 bubbles bl4ze, Sep 13, 2011 | Read review
“We had a lovely double room, en suite and a large private balcony overlooking the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles Pirtonpensioners, Jul 19, 2011 | Read review
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