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Hotel San Desiderio

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Via S. Desiderio 4, 16035, Rapallo Italy See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Concierge
Pets Allowed
2 Star accommodation
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All reviews hotel is located train station few minutes walk cinque terre wonderful hotel stayed for nights on arrival excellent location marco filippo kettle toiletries seafront portofino
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

Haven't written a review for a while but felt this place deserved one! From the warm welcome you get on arrival ,the lovely cool bedrooms,which are spotless,the daily supply of water,kettle,little toiletries,the list goes on..They advised us on places to visit and eat which were...More

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Response from sdhotel2014, Gestore at Hotel San DesiderioResponded 29 July 2018

Dear Ringlet55, thank you so much for your kind review. It has been our pleasure as well to welcome you and to make you feel at home at Hotel San Desiderio. Our aim is to make a stay at our place as warm and comfortable...More

Reviewed 21 July 2018

This is a wonderful boutique hotel with an excellent location within Rapallo, only a few minutes walk to the harbor. We have stayed at Hotel San Desiderio several times and every time we go back, it never disappoints. The room is always nice and cold...More

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Thank G P
Response from sdhotel2014, Gestore at Hotel San DesiderioResponded 22 July 2018

Dear G P, thank you once again for your kind visit at Hotel San Desiderio. It's always a pleasure to welcome you back each year and you are indeed able to assess the changes and improvements our hotel goes through year by year. Filippo and...More

Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

This was a wonderful hotel/hostel in the heart of Rapallo. The owner was a lovely man and went out of his way to help you with what you wanted. Breakfast was nice, good selection, the outdoor seating area was also lovely. The rooms were so...More

Thank LilyD585
Response from sdhotel2014, Gestore at Hotel San DesiderioResponded 16 July 2018

Dear Lily D, thank you so much for your lovely review. Filippo and I (& the dog Idefix) are glad that you felt comfortable and at home at Hotel San Desiderio and we look forward to welcoming you back soon again. Arrivederci with a big...More

Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights in the San Desiderio to explore the area with Portofino and the Cinque Terre. The hotel is a very short walk from the Harbour pier to Portofino away. We enjoyed the relaxed and friendly atmosphere that Marco and Filippo created.More

Thank Carsten B
Response from sdhotel2014, Gestore at Hotel San DesiderioResponded 8 June 2018

Dear Carsten, thank you very much for your kind review. Filippo and I (& Idefix) are glad that you enjoyed your stay and the relaxed and homey feeling at Hotel San Desiderio. We look forward to welcoming you back soon again to discover even further...More

Reviewed 19 May 2018

This is a small hotel with the best personal service that one can get. The hotel is located in a small narrow ally, about 550 meters from Rapallo train station. It runs by a couple of friends. Marco was very helpful and patient. He provide...More

Thank marathon308
Response from sdhotel2014, Gestore at Hotel San DesiderioResponded 21 May 2018

Dear Marathon308, thank you very much for your kind review. It's a pleasure for me and for Filippo to provide the best possible service, in order to make our guests feel comfortable and "at home" Our rooms are all individually decorated, our repeat guests know...More

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Hotel San Desiderio is a warmly welcoming home, with an informal, comfortable and quiet environment that suits to everybody's needs. . There are seasonal promotions, therefore we suggest you to contact us More directly in order to receive every detail and the most convenient offer for you. We look forward to welcoming you soon. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
USD 70 - USD 97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Italy > Liguria > Italian Riviera > Rapallo
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
USD 70 - USD 97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Italy > Liguria > Italian Riviera > Rapallo
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Room & Suite (168)
Dining (19)
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gloria89509
25 April 2015|
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Response from sdhotel2014 | Property representative |
Dear Gloria, thank you for your kind request. Our hotel features one parking space that can be booked at the daily rate of Euro 10,00 and it is along Via Della Libertà, the main road that leads to the sea from the motorway... More
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"Ask for away from the main road, as that's fairly busy."
ariadne6
21 Jun. 2015
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"We were on the 2nd floor, but think all floors would be the same. I found it very quiet, very little, if..."
jockeyfox
28 Sep. 2014
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"A little hard to find so ask for good directions"
Franny2337
11 Jun. 2013
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