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B & B Il Gelsomino

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24 Apr 2016
“Great hospitality, fabulous breakfast, fabulous views.”
4 Jul 2015
“A Hidden Gem”
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Reviewed 24 April 2016

We booked this to visit the Cinque Terre towns which worked well for us. I made the mistake of setting my GPS to the Google Maps location which wasn't in the right place, I should have followed the photo trail on the Il Gelsemino website!...More

Thank steve L
Reviewed 4 July 2015

My husband and I went to Italy last month for our honeymoon and decided to stay in La Spezia while visiting Cinque Terre. We drove to La Spezia from the south of France and had a lot of difficulty finding Il Gelsomino. Our GPS wouldn't...More

Thank audge729
Reviewed 27 June 2015

High up in the hills overlooking La Spezia, visitors need a car to get to this B&B. We got lost finding the place but the owners, Carla and Walter, came to our rescue and it was well worth the effort getting there. We had the...More

Thank William V
Reviewed 3 August 2014 via mobile

This place is absolutely fantastic! We booked it by chance and were pleasantly surprised. We found it easily with GPS although it is a bit secluded. The view is amazing overlooking La Spezia. It's a 10 min drive to the train station and port providing...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2014

If you don't have a GPS, this might be a little hard to find, but Carla and Walter will do their best and even email photos of where to turn. The view is magnificent! Carla was very attentive and made wonderful breakfasts for us. Her...More

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"Ask for the room with the view."
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"Just know that it will take you a bit of a drive to get back down to restaurants, shopping, train station..."
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"Get the room with a balcony. You'll sit out there in the evening."
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"As far as I know they have three rooms and we booked two of them and one of them have a balcony which is an..."
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