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Casa Stefania Residence Reviews

Via T. Astarita, 54, Sorrento, Italy

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75%

Rating
21 Total Reviews
  • 73%Value For Money
  • 90%Security
  • 60%Location
  • 75%Staff
  • 78%Atmosphere
  • 83%Cleanliness
  • 68%Facilities

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31%

The owner was very rude and the facilities like air conditioner or tv have an additional cost and it isn't said there. Also, the location isn't where it says it is.

  • 26th Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Puerto Rico
  • Mixed Group, 25-30
  • (1 review)


71%

Everything was extra. The reservation said that there was an air conditioner. When we got there we were told it was extra. She said they clean the rooms every 3 days but asked if we would be ok if they did not since our room was for 4 days. We agreed but when asking about a fresh towel we were told that would cost extra (guess we should have gotten the room changed for free on schedule?) The mom was very sweet and helpful.


86%

Casa Stefania's was lovely. Great view overlooking the city, plum trees everywhere, and situated in a quaint, tourist-free village. Stefania's mother was one of the sweetest people I've ever met. Would definitely recommend this place to anyone who wants an authentic Italian experience! (however, don't attempt to walk up to the residence from the train station with your suitcases...)


91%

After the initial difficulty of finding the property it was a lovely and accommodating stay. The owners speak good English and give you helpful info re the local area. Very easy to get the train to sorrento and surrounding areas id recommend this place as a base camp for the amalfi coast . :)


60%

Although set in beautiful gardens on hillside Casa Stefania is let down by three things: The significant distance, being good 20min trek up steep hill on road with no pavements. Far from both station and beach/shops. Despite advertising both A/C and wifi, the hostel provided neither. There were also bug problems, which may have been due to gardens right outside the bedroom. Perfect place for those looking to get away from it all, and aside from one Pasticceria, I mean it all! It's quiet, clean.


97%

Great hostel, the best we were during our trip around Southern Italy. Very clean, comfortable and ideal for visiting the Sorrento area, including Capri, Pompeii, Ercolano, the Amalfi coast... Stefania is a great host too! She was very welcoming and nice!


74%

The Good: Location allows you to avoid the traffic in Sorrento when going to Positano/Amalfi, which is actually surprisingly useful as there is just one road in and out of Sorrento and traffic is generally bad at all hours. Also, there is a fantastic, authentic brioche shop across the street and restaurant within walking distance. The Bad: The staff, though kind, was not so knowledgeable about the surrounding area. Also, it was unseasonally cold at night, and there was no heat in house.

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excellent observator, you hit the target, the location is perfect for those who wants to enjoy both Sorrento and the Amalfi coast. Sorry not to have been useful enough, too short time to get in contact.



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