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Nantucket
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78 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016

The accommodation was comfortable and the breakfast was very good. The only challenge was walking back from the centro. I would not recommend unless you can walk up a hundred stairs or a steep hill or perhaps get a taxi. I recently stayed at another B&B on the lower level of Modica and it makes more sense. Although, the views... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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44 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

This place is hard to find even with gps. Me and my husband were arriving there late. We had gps with the correct address. This place is not central at all the way some reviews say. The gps was sending us to some super small tiny weird looking streets that honestly did not look good at night. When we finally... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2014 via mobile

Once you have reached Modica Alto this is an ideal residence. Julia & local people rescued us when we were looking for the wrong number. Although the very narrow street is a main thoroughfare, there was little sound in the rear bedroom. We were fortunate to have a twin room with a lovely balcony overlooking the white rocks, gardens and... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2014

I would give this beautiful B&B in Modica Alta a 5 star if the breakfast was a bit nicer. The drive up to the B&B (Modica Alta) is a bit confusing if you do not have a good map or GPS, but once there, you would be glad you made the effort. The back of the B&B faces a nice... More 

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 September 2014 via mobile

We managed to find the place ok, and got parked for free outside each day. It was a good job as I'm not sure where you'd park otherwise. It's a narrow one way street, so be careful not to go past the b&b. Georgio was there when we arrived and was very friendly. He doesn't speak English and we don't... More 

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Ladysmith, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 June 2014

We have alternated this trip between larger hotels and B&B's like this one. This is a great value place situated in the heart of Modica within walking distance of the best churches to see. We had Rm #4 which was spacious though it did not have a balcony. Some others do. However you have access to the garden at the... More 

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Krakow, Poland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2014

Giorgio has made our stay an excellent one. His sixth sense told him when to await us and guide us to a parking spot when we arrived. His hospitality and attention to details charmed us and made our stay a particularly enjoyable one. Il Giardino is located not far from the main street of Modica (10 minutes walk, though steep... More 

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Halifax
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2013

The rooms are spotlessly clean and the breakfast excellent. We found the place very easily with of GPS, and found a parking space right at the door. Giorgio is a lovely man and very helpful. Unfortunately, do to a mix-up, we ended up in room #1, and it is right on the busy but very small road. Room 1 is... More 

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Reviewed 12 September 2013 via mobile

We stayed for just one night but we absolutely recommend this place for anyone staying in modica. Nice, huge room with balcony and a wonderful view of the hills and garden (not the city itself), clean and great bathroom with everything you could hope for (real shower gel and not that cheap one was very thoughtful and courteous), amazing breakfast... More 

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Hamrun
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Reviewed 29 August 2013

Il Giardino Dei Mandarini makes your dream holiday come true.It is excellent from all aspects.The rooms are lovely with tastefully selected old furniture in perfect condition while it has all the modern amenities like AC,Wifi,Sat TV,super power shower etc.The garden and the views from rooms and the terrace are lovely.I cannot thank enough the manager Giorgio who will treat you... More 

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Address: via Nino Barone 82, Modica, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Ragusa > Modica
Price Range: $76 - $92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Il Giardino dei Mandarini 3*
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“We had rm #4 which was large but no balcony. Most face onto the garden and not the street but I guess Rm #1 is noisy. The street has a lot of traffic for such an out of the way road.”
 of 5 bubbles 608BrianS, 6 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Room 1 is noisy”
 of 5 bubbles Green_Eyes_Halifax, 26 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Book before to have room with view on the garden!”
 of 5 bubbles irinas914, 26 Dec 2012 | Read review
“Avoid rooms that look on the busy street”
 of 5 bubbles dalmatiner021, 5 Nov 2012 | Read review
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