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Hotel Il Gabbiano

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Reviewed 10 August 2015

Great view and terrace. Rooms aren't nice, furniture outdated but clean. The staff isn't friendly at all and breakfast is poor. The hotel is far away from the beach, you have to walk a lot and probably get lost.

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Reviewed 7 August 2015

Nice, budget/ boutique hotel. Rooms are basic but the courtyard is large and the views more than make up for it. Aircon works well. Wifi is patchy in the room but full service available from the courtyard. Staff were kind and helpful when they needed to be.

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Saint Charles, Illinois
Reviewed 4 August 2015

The views from this hotel, as seen from the large balcony, were spectacular. The room was lovely, though a bit small, but the balcony view made up for that. I only wish they had a coffee pot in the room. I thought the location was perfect. About a ten or so minute walk to town, but because there are shops...

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1Thank Kim C
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

I had to read between the negative reviews but somehow I knew this was the right place for a four night stay in Positano. There is nothing wrong with this charming little family run establishment if you are looking for a clean room with a great view with a place to catch sun chill enjoy a bottle a great wine...

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

For 1 night on a walking holiday, OK, for longer I'd have been really disappointed to find myself here. Walls were paper thin, no safe in the room and a dreadful breakfast. Bedroom furniture really cheap and basic although plumbing and shower fine.

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1Thank DiscerningWanderers
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 July 2015

The rooms were clean and unbelievably spacious for Europe! Staff were most helpful about allowing us to store baggage as arrived off a very early flight and check- in was much later! The location was fine as you always have to climb stairs in Positano and one must be aware of this . The views were fabulous !!

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 14 July 2015

This hotel offers many good things but some really awful things too. The views are amazing and the location is pretty good. About a 15 minute walk to the town centre and the beach. Offers wifi for free and most of the time it worked really well. Most of the staff were friendly and helpful but occasionally some of the...

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Wiesbaden, Germany
Reviewed 6 July 2015

The view from the room is fantastic. We found the staff to be helpful and welcoming. Breakfast is a disaster. We were paying about euro170 per night and I think this must have been the worst breakfast I have ever had and I have traveled to some strange places and stayed in unsavory hotels. I can provide you with a...

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Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

Not one to comment on here usually, but this has to be the worst place I have ever visited. I was a victim of theft at the hotel, and the attitude of the owner and staff was one of a wall of silence, stole a significant amount of money kept carefully in the bottom of a suitcase. This hotel must...

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Lucia G, Proprietario at Hotel Il Gabbiano, responded to this review

Dear Sir, we noticed this review on our hotel and we are very saddened and offended by what you have written. Usually we don't answer to reviews, because everyone has the opportunity to write what he thinks. We simply trust in the Intelligence of the readers. But in this case we need to clarify few things : Ours is a...

Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 30 May 2015

I was a bit afraid of this place based on some of the reviews I read on Trip Advisor. I am happy to report that my wife and I found this to be a great hotel. The staff were all very friendly and helpful. Our room had a fantastic view of the ocean and hillside. The balcony was good size...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Hotel Il Gabbiano

Address: Via Pasitea 310, 84017, Positano, Italy
Region: Italy > Campania > Amalfi Coast > Positano
Price Range: $193 - $404 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Il Gabbiano 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Rooms with terraces are best for good sun and more outdoor living area”
394CatherineS, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“follow the guidelines when you book but worth paying for the sea views”
Tim784, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get a sea front room for great views of the Adriatic”
chiozzotto, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a balcony or a terrace. Then you can get a really good sea view.”
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malwana, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Go for the room with balconies and sea views”
KayClackworthy, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
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