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“Great option in town centre”
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Hotel Alexander
Ranked #28 of 72 Hotels in Assisi
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed May 5, 2014 via mobile

We found this hotel as a last minute solution on the web. Nice and clean room but not fully reflecting the pictures of the website. In particular our room was facing a wall. Normal breakfast. Female staff not always friendly. However good value for money and great location very central.

Stayed: April 2014, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed April 26, 2014


Great Location; friendly staff; pleasant room; good value in Assisi. Good breakfast; parking nearby and car access limited but doable with small car.

though not possible, it would be nice to have a lift to the guest room floors.

  • Stayed: April 2014
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Reviewed April 22, 2014

Everything about this hotel was quite nice. I had the room off the terrace and it was wonderful. I was afraid noise would be a problem, but it wasn't. The hotel is right off the Piazza del Comune, so quite centrally located. The staff I interacted with was nice, even the after hours staff at the other property(key problem that was my fault). I would absolutely recommend this location to family and friends. I would point out, even though it should probably be obvious, there is no lift/elevator. I didn't find it a problem, but some might.

  • Stayed: April 2014, traveled solo
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Reviewed February 9, 2014

I can strongly recommend this beautiful Hotel in Assisi. It is placed in the heart of this beautiful city, next to Chiesa Nuova that is built on the place where Francis was born and lived as youth. This was important for me and my family when we stayed here for the first time, but this little Hotel with its good atmosphere and very friendly and helpful staff was the reason for us to come back! The rooms are nice and clean and with possibility for a baby-cot (as we needed ), and on the roof it is a terrace with possibility to relax in the sun, and with a marvelous view! I have stayed in this Hotel three times, and in these days I am ordering my next trip this spring. Assisi is not a big city and everything is nearby, but Alexander is very close to the Main Square Piazza del Comune and Temple of Minerva and the main street Corso Mazzini,and just few minutes walk to Chiesa Santa Chiara and Duomo San Rufino. For me and my family this is the best place to stay in Assisi, .. it feels almost as home! I give Hotel Alexander my warmest recommendations!!

  • Stayed: September 2013, traveled with family
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Reviewed January 13, 2014

I love Hotel Alexander. This was my second stay and this time I brought my parents, who also loved it. I was a bit worried about how they'd deal with the stairs (there's no elevator) but it was fine and the simple beauty of the rooms and view of the church next door (built on the spot where St. Francis's parents lived), the kindness of the staff and perfect location made up for any extra stairs :) The breakfast is simple (as should be expected in Italy) but tasty. The rooms are clean and good-sized with modern bathrooms and strong internet.
This time I requested the room on the roof, after discovering it during my last stay. It's quirky, with a bit of a "make-shift" shower, but a lot of fun to feel like you have your own private terrace (even though the solarium IS open to all guests). In winter it was a bit difficult to warm the entire space but the heater is just above the bed so sleeping was warm :)
I love Hotel Alexander and hope to have the opportunity to stay there again soon!

  • Stayed: December 2013, traveled with family
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simi68, Direttore at Hotel Alexander, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2014
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Gentilissima Cliente,
grazie, grazie, grazie.......è veramente un piacere ricevere recensioni come la sua, che apprezzano il luogo dove vanno in vacanza, apprezzano l'originalità e la soria del posto,
l'Hotel sorge all'interno di una antica abitazione e non possiamo starvolgere il palazzo ( per fortuna) sia esternamente che internamente ecco perchè non vi è l'ascensore ed anche perchè l'Hotel ha solamente 2 piani e mezzo, questo credo che sia anche il fascino delle vecchie abitazioni. La ringrazio per avere apprezzato tutto questo e spero di averla nuovamente nel nostro Hotel cercando di offrirgli sempre più la nostra simpatia, cortesia e disponibilità anche per risolvere i piccoli problemi di tutti i giorni.
Cordiali saluti

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Reviewed December 25, 2013 via mobile

The location is perfect, right in the centre of Assisi, yet tucked away in a quiet square, which provided privacy. Walkable to all the local sights and good restaurants. Would definitely recommend to anyone visiting Assisi. Book early to avoid disappointment!

  • Stayed: December 2013
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Reviewed December 20, 2013

This small hotel located very heart of Assisi old town.
I went there this November by car but it was very difficult to find out the exact location.
I followed GPS but there is not so easy to go around by car in such a histrical town like Assisi.
And hotel is located in front of Piazza Chiesa Nuava where car can not come in !
So, if you want to take a car, you need to be little careful, however the hotel receptionist was very kind and he explained me how to reach there perfectly well and public parking was located near by.
The location of this hotel is very conveniently located to see all town around and hotel is charmingly decorated and very spacious room.
Maybe their breckfast need to be little better but as you think about the rate, it may be adequate.
I can recomend this hotel if you are looking for good location for sightseeing in this charming old town of Assisi.

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  • Stayed: November 2013, traveled with friends
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Additional Information about Hotel Alexander

Address: Piazza Chiesa Nuova 6, 06081, Assisi, Italy
Location: Italy > Umbria > Province of Perugia > Assisi
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Suites Airport Transportation
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Ranked #28 of 72 Hotels in Assisi
Price Range: $90 - $151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Alexander 3*
Number of rooms: 8
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hotel Alexander is situated in the hearth of the medieval town of Assisi; it looks out on a small friendly square and stands between the "Antique Town Hall" and the "Paternal Home of St. Francis". From this position is possible to reach quickly all the main monuments: the hotel is near "Piazza del Comune", the main historical town center, 70 meters from the "Basilica of St. Clare", 500 meters from the majestic "Basilica of St. Francis". Entirely restored and renovated in 2009, Hotel Alexander has 9 rooms all finely furnished and equipped with every comfort. The Alexander Hotel, entirely restored and renovated in 2009, has 8 rooms (6 standard and 2 junior suite) all with private bathrooms, tastefully furnished in modern style and very well cared in the selection of details and comfort. ... more   less 
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