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Nicholson, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were very happy with our stay. The hotel is very nicely layed out overlooking Tropea with some truly amazing views. The staff though is the real treasure here, as they are simply outstanding. You feel more like you are staying with friends than at a hotel. They are just great. I highly recommend anyone going to Tropea to stay...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We had requested the resort to book us a taxi for a family of 4. For €70 we were surprised to have a 20 seater bus non air con and non luxury. We then had to make the resort aware after which they discounted it to €50. Not a pleasant experience to start. There is a forced €35 charge per...

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St. George, Utah
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This is a mixed bag of amenities. First, it is difficult to find. They have no street address so your GPS must use lat / long coordinates to find the place. The staff is warm and efficient. The grounds are beautifully manicured, neatly kept. The views from the rooms and resort are very impressive. The rooms are neat and clean....

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Kiriat Motzkin
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Actually this resort is in Drapia, a small village on top of the hills, overlooking Tropea. This village is accessible by foot, for a five minutes' walk from the resort. To get to Tropea, you have to take the shuttle bus or drive. The way to the resort is very winding and quite hard to drive at night. The resort...

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Granite Bay, California
Reviewed 27 June 2016

We stayed at the Villagio l'Olivara through our RCI Timeshare points. It was a little difficult to locate at night, however, the property is very beautiful, with amazing views of Tropea. Our unit was a two-bedroom located upstairs near the swimming pool, mini-market, and restaurant/bar. The unit was clean and comfortable, with a balcony that overlooked Tropea. We drank in...

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Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Very damp room. The so called king bed was two twins poorly sandwiched together. Unit was not in good repair. They only change the towels once a week and don't change the bedding. When housekeeping changed the towels they turned off the water heater, when we came back from the beach we had to wait 30 mins to wash the...

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Reviewed 16 June 2016

The apartments were damp and very musty, however the staff were very nice. If you stay for a week, they only exchange your towels once mid-week even though the towels stay damp. Wifi is not accessible in the rooms, and only available by the pool and reception. The bus is not available in the evenings, so having a car is...

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Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Our view was limited, the "2 bedroom" was tiny: the LR/DR/kitchen was jammed into a 10'x15' room!!!! The tablecloth was torn, there were no matches to light the stove, and there was a squished bug on the BR wall when we arrived that was still there after the room was "refreshed". The bathroom was tight for just one person. There...

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Asbury Park
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

I read a lot of negative reviews regarding people's stay at Villagio I'Olivara, but I was pleasantly surprised when I got there. The hotel is in a great location, meaning it's walking distance from the train station, close to the beach and town. There is shuttle service to and from beach and town, I just planned accordingly since the last...

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Cheyenne, Wyoming
Reviewed 15 May 2016

It rained the first few days we were there, which is by no means the fault of the resort, but that does give you time to note a few things that could be better. The rooms are small - this was an apartment that is supposed to sleep 6. We were only two and we were almost crawling on top...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Villaggio l'Olivara

Address: 89862 Gasponi, Drapia, Italy
Region: Italy > Calabria > Province of Vibo Valentia > Drapia > Gasponi
Price Range: $60 - $248 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Villaggio l'Olivara 3*
Number of rooms: 160
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Villaggio l`Olivara Hotel Vibo Valentia
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“Rooms with a terrace and a good view - ours was 131”
 of 5 bubbles 286Mammamia70, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room providing a view of the town and marina.”
 of 5 bubbles gr82fly, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Best views are from the front houses”
 of 5 bubbles Jacob416, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“WIfi in the reception/ poolarea, we had on our terrace”
 of 5 bubbles August50, 12 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Rooms at the end of the property face the ocean”
 of 5 bubbles LoraineG162, 13 Jul 2015 | Read review
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