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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 19 April 2016

The primary problem was that it was an incredibly noisy room which made it impossible to get to sleep until well after 2am, because of drunken street shouting and some inconsiderate guests). I was then woken up at 8am by road works. I may have been a little unlucky to be there on a Friday night, with a room overlooking... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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386 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 249 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016

The hotel is located close to Piazza Cavour and is 10-15 minutes walk from both San Giovanni and Lago Nord stations. I took a clean, quiet ensuite single bedroom on the 3rd of 5 floors for 50 euros a night, with an eat all you like buffet breakfast included. There is also WIFI available. The staff spoke good English and... More 

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Lappeenranta, Finland
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 3 April 2016

Hotel Plinius is situated right in center of the town. Rooms are clean, bathroom is modern. Staff is polite and ready to help, if you need any information about the town. Breafast is quite good in italian standarts.

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Malaysia
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29 reviews
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Reviewed 17 March 2016

Stayed 2 nights in the end of February. Hotel is located 10-15 mins walk from the train station, just cut through the park in front of the train station, cross the traffic light and walk straight. The pier for boats to mid-lake is 5 mins walk away. Lift available, room is carpeted, clean and spacious. Bathroom equipped with toiletries, a... More 

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malta
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49 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2016

loved this little hotel in an excellent location. it is spotlessly clean. very close to historic centre and minutes away from the lake. breakfast was so nice and filling. staff very welcoming. only half an hour away from Switzerland.

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2016

This little hotel just off piazza Volta is excellent with a budget price to match. Happy friendly staff, perfect location to explore Como with simple yet adequate rooms. You can't go wrong here. Bravo!

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Vaduz
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2016

We stayed at the Plinius hotel for 2 nights. The hotel is in a great location: close to the lake, the main station and the centre of the old town. The staff was friendly, the rooms were clean and quiet, but also rather small. The elevator is really really slow and in our room it was way too hot, even... More 

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Basel, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland
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Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

We booked last minute and got a good price -the only real positive thing that I can say about this hotel is its location right in the town centre and the friendly staff at breakfast. Everything else was a bit lacking and neglected. The room was dated but clean. The wallpaper in my room was peeling from the wall and... More 

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Perth, Australia
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24 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 6 December 2015

This hotel is in a great location – close to the centre of Como old town and waterfront area. The hotel rooms are small, but seem to have been renovated in recent years so are not too bad – at first glance… We encountered numerous small and not-so- small issues that seem to suggest this hotel lacks any real maintenance... More 

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Rhodes, Greece
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 25 November 2015

We had a very nice time and we were very happy with the location and the service of Hotel Plinius . It is very clean , very helpful reception , conveniently located in the center , just 5 minutes from the Ferry Terminal and the water taxis , in the shopping district . I recommend this hotel .

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Hotel Plinius

Address: Via Garibaldi, 33, 22100, Como, Italy
Region: Italy > Lombardy > Lake Como > Como
Price Range: $94 - $275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Plinius 3*
Number of rooms: 28
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Plinius Hotel Como
Hotel Plinius Como, Lake Como, Italy
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“We had a corner room with a window on the third floor. There is an elevator. Central air conditioning was quiet and plentiful.”
 of 5 bubbles EuropeanWanderer573, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“room 200 was disabled friendly, room 202 was great being a corner room with double Windows. Opening windows were a plus.”
 of 5 bubbles 931mariellah, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“higher rooms great view of Brunante”
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 of 5 bubbles milu, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Try for a room facing the street.....to avoid that dingy feeling and use their free umbrellas”
 of 5 bubbles LITTLEINTERNATIONAL, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you choose a room where windows open”
 of 5 bubbles Stewie00, 1 Mar 2016 | Read review
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