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Larkfield Aylesford, Kent
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

This hotel is family run clean no frills hotel. The pool is very adequate for families and couples alike. There are two huge dining rooms due to the demand for weddings and birthday parties. The garden hidden from any roads or pollution is attended owners and grows such array of fresh produce in order to have the finest ingredients on... More 

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Kent
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I have just returned from a trip with friends to Southern Italy and we stayed at this hotel. My two friends have been there before, but I had not. I can’t stress enough how lovely the owners are, they can’t do enough for you even though I speak no Italian (aided where necessary by our companion who could). The best... More 

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Ashkelon, Israel
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013 via mobile

Spent one night at the hotel. Yes, it was November, not high season, the hotel was nearly empty yet open. There was limited amount of hot water, we had problems in opening the room (no battery), there was actually no breakfast, only coffee and heated croissants. In spite it all that they charged 100 euros. Perhaps in season they are... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

My wife and I recently stayed at this hotel for two relaxing weeks and had the best time soaking up the area of Calabria. We found the owner Rocco to be the most friendly and entertaining hotelier from our experience of travelling the world. The food was absolutely first class, due to the fact that most of the ingredients came... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

For my experience I highly recommend the Esperia Hotel. I couldn't fault it. The food is out of this world and everything you eat is fresh, including all the fruit and vegetables which are grown in its surrounded private property. The beach is only a stone throw away. The swimming pool is amazingly big and always spotless. My room had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

Stayed for a week, everything was great. They grow all their own fruit and veg and serve it to you the day it is picked! The food, atmosphere and location is great. The staff are very friendly too! Id go back in a heartbeat.

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lakes
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

This Hotel was very friendly great food all home grown produce all grown on the land around with a back drop of mountains and sea, private beach no tourists high rise buildings to spoil any views. I could run along the deserted beaches every morning all very clean! The Hotel owner and family run this amazing Hotel and tender care... More 

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Northampton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

Loved this place, we stayed for 5 days and found ourselves the only guests due to being out of season. The owners could not do enough for us despite the language barrier we speak no Italian andy they no English . we had a perfect break. the breakfast was prepared fresh for us each morning ready whatever time we specified... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2011

This hotel was reported a 4 star....it was 1 star only because it provided you with a bedroom. Constant fish smell in the hallway. Sewage problems. No water pressure and no hot water for showers. Tiles and drywall falling apart in the hallway. Bird poo on balconies were never ever cleaned up. Free sauna due to no air conditioning in... More 

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Toronto
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2011

This hotel looks nice on the outside. During our vacation, we reviewed other hotels, would go to Hotel 501 in Vibo instead. For the price it is not worth it. All I can say is my whole entire family was very disappointed. The services in this hotel are horrible. No air conditioning in the hallways, no extra pillows were allowed,... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hotel surrounded by greenery is located at the heart of the magnificent Gulf of St. Euphemia in Calabria in the beautiful town of Pizzo Calabro. The privileged location allows, From the balcony of the rooms, solarium by the pool and the patio of the restaurant, to enjoy a panoramic view of the sea and Stromboli which, especially in the evening, offer spectacular and unforgettable sunsets. The hotel has 61 rooms and 4 two rooms, two reception rooms, lobby, bar, pool bar, salons banquets for up to 500 air-conditioned restaurant with excellent food, continental breakfast buffet, lunch and dinner with table service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Hotel Esperia

Address: Via Prangi | c/da Piedigrotta, 89812 Pizzo, Italy
Location: Italy > Calabria > Province of Vibo Valentia > Pizzo
Price Range: $109 - $220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 62
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