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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

I've stayed in many hotels over the years but Victoria Hotel stands out for its gracious, warm, wonderful staff. The room (delux) was charming, with a row of books in the room to read. They are missing a in-room tea pot & water bottle but with a beautiful breakfast (order your own latte, cappuccino, etc) included, and the supermarket and...

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VictoriaTrieste, Direttore generale at Victoria Hotel Letterario, responded to this review

Dear Connie C, I’ve read many reviews over the years but yours stands out for its astonishing description – sincerely I believe to have never read so many and precise adjectives all together. As per the tea pot, please remember that our bar is any time at your disposal, you simply need to ring 9 and ask for what you...

Silver Spring, MD
Reviewed 29 October 2016

The Victoria is a beautiful boutique hotel. While small, the room and bathroom are very comfortable and definitely deserve a 4 star rating. Excellent buffet breakfast includes everything. The staff is most helpful.

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VictoriaTrieste, Direttore generale at Victoria Hotel Letterario, responded to this review

Dear PattySilverSpring_MD, so nice of you writing such a lovely review: thank you! We are small indeed, we have only 44 rooms, yet this allows us to know You Guests all and to guarantee a tailor made service. Kind regards from the city of the Bora wind, Lorenzo Vidoni General manager

Groningen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We stayed in an apartment located on the 4th floor of building next door to the hotel. At a little over 100 Euro per night it represented excellent value for money. We had a large living room, with a kitchenette. Large bedroom and a separate walk in clock room: great for lots of luggage. We stayed for 8 nights in...

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VictoriaTrieste, Direttore generale at Victoria Hotel Letterario, responded to this review

Dear TravelingCelt, thank you very much for showing us your appreciation. I’m very sorry for the plug that was not provided. Usually all the sinks have it and we should have provided an extra one within the day. It’s our policy. Again my apologies. My Best, Lorenzo Vidoni General Manager

Athens, Greece
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

This hotel has t-h-e nicest staff members I 've ever encountered in a hotel. Kind, aways keen to help and always with a smile on their faces. To all the people working there, congratulations on your professionalism! Overall, the hotel is very nice, in a good location and the rooms are great and very spacious. Bonus tip: the breakfast is...

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VictoriaTrieste, Direttore generale at Victoria Hotel Letterario, responded to this review

Dear Iro A, how to say thanks for such gorgeous words of appreciation? So nice of you to describe so generously our Staff. We simply try to do our best to make you feel like at home and to help you in having the best memories of Trieste and Victoria. Please accept this promocode ONLY4YOU, in case you would like...

Belfast
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We stayed in one of the apartments on the 5th floor of the adjacent building to the hotel. The apartment was extremely well equipped with all you need to make your stay comfortable and unforgettable. The sitting-dining-kitchen area all in one was compact but spacious enough to ensure comfort. The main room has a huge comfy bed and the small...

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VictoriaTrieste, Direttore generale at Victoria Hotel Letterario, responded to this review

Dear ximenm, so happy to read that you enjoyed so much the apartment solution. Indeed they are next door to the hotel and they are thought to provide all the comfort of a 4 stars hotel along with the independence of a real home. As per the down in the internet connection, please remember that for all this kind of...

Wilton, Connecticut
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Spent 2 nights at this hotel and they made a special occasion for mife wife and I even more special. Can't thank the hotel and its staff for your gracious hospitality. Special thanks to Vanessa who always seemed to be there when we needed a question asked. Rooms are clean, proper working order. Getting bags our of car is a...

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VictoriaTrieste, Direttore generale at Victoria Hotel Letterario, responded to this review

Dear salfratino, I am the one saying a sincere thank you for this review. So great you enjoyed the Victoria for a Romantic stay. Our Junior Suite plus the spa and dinner in room make a stay in as much special as it can be. You also expressed so well my idea of hotel service: our Staff has always to...

Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Staying here for long business reason, moved from another hotel apartment due to issues Apartment is large and well equipped with a reasonable price for short or long stay. Staff very helpful and arranged nearby parking, location is central and close to all amenities.

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VictoriaTrieste, Direttore generale at Victoria Hotel Letterario, responded to this review

Dear Reivetswell, so nice to read that you find our apartments suitable for a long stay. Like a home, yet with the services of a 4 star hotels (such as cleaning service once per week, front desk 24/7, hotel spa and parking agreements). Looking forward to have you here again, My very best, Lorenzo Vidoni General Manager

Queenstown, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Upon checking in, we were advised that we had been upgraded to a junior suite. We queried it's location within the hotel and we're advised that it overlooked a "quiet" sidesteps. This was indeed the case, but it did not obviate the fact that the main street traffic was still clearly audible. But our observation of Trieste was that most...

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VictoriaTrieste, Direttore generale at Victoria Hotel Letterario, responded to this review

Dear DandB53, it’s such a pity that you experienced Trieste in the hottest period of the year without knowing it! These days were the Barcolana days, the great regatta which involves thousands of boats and a three days of never-ending parties in town. That’s why rates are so high. Nevertheless, it’s important to point out to the Front Desk your...

Espoo, Finland
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Wow, this hotel was really awesome, starting from the reception, one of the women´s behind the desk looked like Tutankhamon and I hardly could get my eyes from her. The rooms were big with royal bed and royal bathroom. I would say that this hotel was even too beautiful for only one night in it. I would like to have...

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VictoriaTrieste, Direttore generale at Victoria Hotel Letterario, responded to this review

Dear Jorma M, my colleague would be more than pleased to read your comment about her beauty. So nice even your words about the hotel itself. We would be more than glad to have you soon again. So please, make use of this promocode: ONLY4YOU to get an extra discount when booking from our website. My very best, Lorenzo Vidoni...

Cervo, Italia
Reviewed 22 September 2016

This is an elegant structure in Austro-Hungarian style - solid, sober, serious, austere, with an aura of nostalgia for good times past. The rather grand façade suggests ample spaces inside, but in truth the common areas are rather cramped and the well appointed rooms are just average in size. Sound-proofing is excellent, as it shuts out the hustle and bustle...

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VictoriaTrieste, Direttore generale at Victoria Hotel Letterario, responded to this review

Dear opossum, I’m so sorry for that “almost” that don’t allow us to get 4 stars from you. I’m glad that you appreciate the Neoclassical architectonic style of Trieste, most of the buildings here have this style but it doesn’t necessary mean you are at the Hofburg. As I always remember to our Guests, please, whether there is anything below...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nel cuore di una citta da leggere, l'Hotel Victoria e stato creato per esprimere l'apprezzamento per la tradizione culturale di Trieste, con tutto il fascino, la storia e l'eleganza di una miscela mitteleuropea di 44 camere. Situato in un edificio storico - che fu la residenza del famoso scrittore irlandese James Joyce - l'Hotel Victoria e organizzato con una particolare attenzione per i dettagli. E la risposta ideale per uomini d'affari e viaggiatori che amano il comfort e un servizio di qualita. ... more   less 

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Address: Via Alfredo Oriani 2, 34131, Trieste, Italy
Region: Italy > Friuli Venezia Giulia > Province of Trieste > Trieste
Price Range: $132 - $215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Victoria Hotel Letterario 4*
Number of rooms: 44
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Also Known As:
Victoria Hotel Trieste
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#1 Business Hotel in Trieste
#2 Family Hotel in Trieste
#2 Luxury Hotel in Trieste
#2 Romantic Hotel in Trieste
#3 Best Value Hotel in Trieste
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“A corner room provides more Windows to appreciate the city view”
 of 5 bubbles paulbD4142AZ, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“James Joyce lived on the third floor.”
 of 5 bubbles MaryAlice102, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Walking distance to center and the walk happens to be down the avenue of many shops.”
 of 5 bubbles salfratino, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Top floor rooms must be airier and sunnier - I think”
  • Nice marble bathroom
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“great location, excellent staff, fantastic breakfast”
 of 5 bubbles 147malib, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
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