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roma
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had booked a large double room and got one looking out to the Duomo, a breathtaking view. We were later told that the workmen who built the Duomo had actually been accomodated in what later became the Hotel Virgilio. Rooms very clean, receptionist friendly and a very good buffet breakfast, including eggs, ham and salami and different cakes. Only...

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Townsville
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Our group of 5 adults stayed at this well appointed Hotel, we were delighted with the atmosphere, cleanness and service. The breakfast selection was among the best I have seen. The inclusion of a toaster is often a welcome sight for those guests craving a piece of toast. I have no hesitation in recommending this hotel to anyone visiting Orvieto....

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Cold Spring, New York
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Hotel Virgilio is a modern looking hotel in the center of the beautiful city of Orvieto There was a lovely breakfast with fresh Italian cakes included. Every morning I awoke to the baking of croissants and the smell was irresistible. My room contained 2 single beds and was a nice size for 2 people. I peaked into other rooms which...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Very nice location right on the duomo square. (About a 20 minute walk from the top of the funicular, if you are coming by train.) Very friendly and helpful staff. The room was, however, quite small, even for Italy.

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Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Perfecto location. It's not the bedding or accommodation so don't expect too much. Love the location and Duomo view. Email the hotel direct for best rates. Ask for a driver to pick you up at the airport.

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Southern California
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Clean, modern and standard rooms which are somewhat larger than normal. Fully manned desk. We wanted to get in early so we took a rear room. The front rooms look out at the square and cathedral. I would ask for these. The hotel is 100 yards from where the funicular shuttle bus (Bus A) stops so extremely convenient if arriving...

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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

I will preface this review by saying, we take full responsibility for the room booking. We booked economy. When seeing the room it was very tiny for two adults. We couldn't walk by each other without the other getting out of the way. Tried to upgrade, but superiors were sold out. The female receptionist was very nice and offered to...

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davide m, Proprietario at Hotel Virgilio, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. the council the next time to stay away from the Hotel Virgilio. The customer should be informed about what book and if you want to save money, can not have the same comforts of who pays for and spends more. as I read its superficial review my eyes noticed the difference with the other previous...

Chapel Hill
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is a tiny (only 13 rooms altogether) hotel, right on the main square, looking straight at the cathedral. It has recently been remodeled, and it makes great use of every inch of space. In what would normally just be the lobby, they have also included a tiny bar area, an elevator, and winding stairs. The rooms are well-laid out...

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Halden, Norway
Reviewed 23 July 2016

If you are in Orvieto to see the old town, you could not find a better location. 50-100m from the cathedral, with restaurants and other must-sees in walking distance. At least in the very end of June, it was easy to find parking just opposite the duomo, if not you could park downhill and take the furnicular and a shuttle...

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venice, Fl
Reviewed 22 July 2016

We have stayed in Orvieto before,just not at Hotel Virgilio. I can honestly say,that it will be our Orvieto Hotel from now on. It is a rather small hotel that is, elegant, and immaculately clean. Also very comfortable and in a perfect location, just to the side of the magnificent Duomo The have a lovely breakfast .We were a party...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of the small town of Orvieto, in the historic center, facing one of the world's most famous monuments: the Duomo. In addition to its strategic position near the main monuments of the city and near the shopping center, is ideal for a relaxing break. Equipped with all the comforts and highly qualified personnel to meet the needs of any type of customer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Virgilio

Address: Piazza del Duomo 5/6, 05018, Orvieto, Italy
Region: Italy > Umbria > Province of Terni > Orvieto
Price Range: $101 - $2,292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Virgilio 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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#5 Romantic Hotel in Orvieto
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“book a large double room and ask if you can get one with a view onto the Duomo”
 of 5 bubbles RomaRenato, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“My room faced away from the Duomo ,you may want to look out at the Duomo so ask for that. I was there late September, a bit quieter time”
 of 5 bubbles rs875, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Go for the front of the hotel facing the Duomo.”
 of 5 bubbles braidmacd, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the 1st or the 2nd floor with the best view of the duomo”
  • View of the duomo from room 18
 of 5 bubbles EllenStigum, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Orvieto is such a quiet town, any room would be good.we overlooked the Duomo,and that was great.”
 of 5 bubbles rmthom, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
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