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Il Girasole Bed and Breakfast

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 7 October 2016

On immediate entrance to Lucca's B & B there was supreme hospitality and friendship. He always called by my name, that itself is a luxury in this modern world!! The room was as it says on the tin. Low lighting, a pleasant ambiance to the whole place. Balcony would be a choice next time, but not important. A kitchen diner...

1Thank phyllmholmes
Reviewed 2 July 2016

It started with an email to Luca (the owner) to request if there was a room available in June. He replied with an amazing five page email with all the information about Cagliari and the area you could imagine. So friendly and kind, we knew immediately this would have to be the place to stay! We decided to stay for...

1Thank Vivienne v
Durango, Colorado
Reviewed 18 October 2015

Imagine staying in a room glowing with warm ochres and reds on the walls and tall French doors that open onto a balcony overlooking a street vibrating with life. Gauzy curtains gently blowing in and out are oddly soothing to watch. This is the Bed & Breakfast " Il Girasole" located in a l7th century building in Cagliari, the capitol...

2Thank Esther010
Wroclaw, Poland
Reviewed 11 October 2015

We stayed in the Blue Sky Room - very comfortable, spacious and clean. The whole flat has its own a little bit african style. Luca, the host, is outgoing person, he is the source of useful information for the tourists who would like to feel Sardinia. What is more Luca serves delicious italian breakfast on a terrace - everything is...

1Thank Joanna M
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 17 July 2015

My wallet & VISA were stolen on the Rome metro. My bank agreed to send a replacement VISA to Il Girasole in Cagliari where I would be staying for 5 days. It was the day before I had to leave Cagliari and no VISA. Luca took charge, networked with UPS (my Italian never would have survived the technical language needed...

1Thank Ron T
longsoul64, Owner at Il Girasole Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Ron!!!!!! I can' t believe it's you , after such a long time. No matter if the review took around one year. What's important is that you still have good memories of your stay here. Hope you are well. Thanks again for everything. Hugs

Reviewed 24 June 2015

Il Girasole was a great introduction to Sardinia. Luca was very welcoming and hospitable and as I was travelling alone that made a big difference to me. He gave lots of local information and practical tips and picked me up from the airport (with three other guests) when my plane was late. The room was large, had a large comfortable...

2Thank teenagekicks
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 June 2015

My wife and I had originally planned on staying at the Il Girasole for two nights. But when we arrived and saw the room and that fact that the a/c did not work and the overall feel of the place, we decided to leave. We would have left our experience at that, since we left thinking that we had missed...

Thank Robert M
longsoul64, Direttore at Il Girasole Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Guest, tacky email is the consequence of a tacky behaviour. So here's my experience with you. First, in your reservation, you asked for a quiet room. We have 3 rooms in total. 2 facing the street and 1 opened on a internal court. This is the quitest room we have. Obviously arriving at 13.30 in the center of a...

Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 5 May 2015

We had a very pleasant stay in the b&b Il Girasole : nice and spacious rooms with a personal touch, everything very clean, a very good location in the center of Cagliari and over all the friendly and warm presence of host Luca who made us every day a superb breakfast with fresh orange marmelade, ricotta cake and a lot...

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longsoul64, Proprietario at Il Girasole Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Ciao Ellen, thanks a lot for your kind words. Please say bye from me to Felix and Eva and all your nice family. Luca

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 18 December 2014

Il Girasole is the place to be. Great price in a great location. You're walking distance to the Marina, restaurants, and bars. Luca is probably the nicest guy you'll meet. Very personable and accommodating. We'll never forget the experience. It was my wife's birthday and he went out of his way to surprise us with a home made cake and...

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Princeton, New Jersey
Reviewed 11 October 2014

B&B is strategically located close to the historic center of the city and to Marina, with the parking lot nearby (a bid plus!). We stayed at this B&B twice and it was a perfect budget accommodation. Nice décor, great breakfast (Luca, the owner, gives his guests a chance to taste the local delicatessens – the bread, cheese, ham, fruits, even...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Bed&Breakfast Il Girasole is situated in the historic centre of Cagliari, in the Marina district, an area rich in history and art, a few steps from the harbour and the railway station, 10 minutes by bus or car from the airport. The bb is located in Marina district, the most important area in Cagliari for the presence of typical craft shops and trattorias where you will sample the authentic flavour of Sardininan cuisine. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Il Girasole Bed and Breakfast

Address: Vico Barcellona 6, 09124, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
Region: Italy > Sardinia > Province of Cagliari > Cagliari
Price Range: $98 - $120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“All rooms are great. Budget is not a word I would use...it is not expensive and worth more !!!”
phyllmholmes, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms all have a balcony, it can get loud outside at night (the roll-screens help a lot). In the middle of the city this is to be expected”
, 2 Jul 2016 | Read review
“There are only 4 rooms. Best to just be clear with Luca what your needs are and let him choose.”
963ront, 17 Jul 2015 | Read review
“We loved the blue room with balcony on to the street, although some may find some noise, but you are in the city!”
Lynnejane67, 27 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Rooms off the street are quieter, but then you don't get the cute balcony.”
Flowerpower4, 13 May 2013 | Read review
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