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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2016

My review of Popilia is based on a very short visit. We went to reception and asked if we could have a Coffee and a look around the Grounds to see the animals with our Granddaughter. The Staff there could not have been more helpful or friendly. We were sat down and given good Coffee with some delicious little Biscotti....

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direzionegroup, Direttore at Popilia Country Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, we want to express our gratitude for your beautiful comments. Our most important task is to make our guests feel at home and when this happens we receive the right stimulus to do even better. Callipo family works with passion and transmits since more than one hundred years a philosophy of quality that is also a growth incentive...

Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

I've been there with my family for a wedding party and spent the weekend. It is located on hill with a spectacular scenery on the sea. The resort is very well organised and the apartments are comfortable and nicely furnished. Personnel's courtesy and competence are top level. Very relaxing area over the pool and the massage center. Food is very...

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direzionegroup, Direttore at Popilia Country Resort, responded to this review

Dear Diodoro, thank you very much for spending the time to post a comment about our hotel. We are very glad that you appreciated our services, this is an incentive for us to continue to offer our customers the highest quality standards, as for all other companies of the Callipo Group. Thank you for the trust that you have given...

Malta
Reviewed 17 July 2016

My family and I were at the resort for a week and it was the most relaxing week ever. The place is beautiful, quiet, clean and the location is also excellent. There is loads to do at the resort (animation, tennis, football, mini golf) and the staff are all so kind and ready to help. Food was delicious and the...

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direzionegroup, Direttore at Popilia Country Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sara, thank you very much for your nice words, they are a great incentive for us. It was a great pleasure having you and your kind family as our guests at Popilia, where you will be always welcome in the future. Many greetings from Calabria! The Hotel Management

Madliena, Malta
Reviewed 11 May 2016

The resort came recommended by a very well travelled friend of mine so was sure that it would not disappoint us. Very true. The resort is to be recommended in every way. The grounds are lush, beautiful and very well looked after. There are animals (donkeys, rabbits, pigs, boar, deer, horses, birds, ....) that are kept in comfortable enclosures, and...

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Reviewed 5 May 2016

We were a little put off at first by the distance from the car park to the room and by the time it took the management to get the lights working in our room, but eventually all was well. There was a restaurant, which we were urged to book, but we found the menu not to our taste on that...

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Woodbridge, Canada
Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

We stayed at this property in August as it was close to my husbands family. It is a beautiful resort with stunning views. The daily entertainment kept us busy and our daughter as well. The staff are super friendly an accommodating. I had a manicure and pedicure done at the spa and it was very good. The morning breakfast buffet...

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popiliadirezione, Direttore at Popilia Country Resort, responded to this review

Dear Maria, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your enjoyable experience with the Trip Advisor community and thank you for your kind praise for our hotel, location and facilities and for the staff especially. We look forward to welcoming you again at Popilia Country Resort for another stay. It will be our pleasure to have another...

Reviewed 18 September 2015

Popilia Resort is a fantastic place for both rest and fun. I was there for a week, in a conference, and everyone in the resort was very helpful and welcoming. The rooms were big, clean, and had air-conditioning (great for the hot summer nights). The pool was great, as well as all the entertainment in the resort. If you want...

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popiliadirezione, Direttore at Popilia Country Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We would like to thank you for the kindness of your writings. We are happy that you had a nice week in our Resort, considering It was a business travel too, It makes us happy to think you could enjoy your time anyway in a such funny and relaxing way. Our Staff tries every day, with passion, to...

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 14 September 2015

A very nice resort with all the comfort you can expect to have! Nothing is missing. But most of all, the staff is amazing. They are all very friendly, attends to your every need and are always in a good mood. Everybody is taking care of you, and a lot of events are organized, from soccer, zumba, bocci to games...

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popiliadirezione, Direttore at Popilia Country Resort, responded to this review

Dear Victor, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your enjoyable experience with the Trip Advisor community and thank you for your kind praise for our hotel, location and facilities and for the staff especially. We look forward to welcoming you again at Popilia Country Resort for another stay. It will be our pleasure to have another...

Cambridge, Massachusetts
Reviewed 14 September 2015

This is an excellent resort. I organized a scientific workshop there and the place revealed to be perfect for it, thank to the structure and people of the staff. The food is incredibly good, always fresh and well cooked. The staff is very welcoming and professional. A perfect place to relax and where we had very good science and much...

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popiliadirezione, Direttore at Popilia Country Resort, responded to this review

Dear Giuseppe, Thank you very much for your great 5 stars review following your stay with us. It is much appreciated to receive such a positive feedback. I have passed your comments to the owners and especially to the full team of the Popilia Country Resort. I can assure you that they were be delighted to read your comments. We...

Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

We are a family of 4 with children aged 5 and 9. Our Friends in Pizzo told us about this wonderful place and we should check it out. It is only 5 minutes from our Italian property. We drove there and was greeted with a warm smile, friendly English speaking reception staff. The deal was if we booked a table...

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popiliadirezione, Direttore generale at Popilia Country Resort, responded to this review

Dear Family, What a pleasure it is to receive such positive feedback, particularly regarding the attentiveness of our staff. Rest assured that your comments have been shared with all our staff and we sincerely thank you for that. Thank you again for sharing your experience, and we hope your next visit will be as pleasant as the previous one. Sincerely,...

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on a hilly area of about 140 hectares, Popilia Country Resort is a modern and refined 4-star hotel, just a few km away from the motorway exit of S. Onofrio - Vibo Valentia and 30 km away from Lamezia Terme International Airport. It is placed at 347 meters above sea level and overlooks a beautiful natural scenery, dominating on one side the Gulf of St. Euphemia and on the other side the green forests and the lush hilly landscape of the Serre. The property offers 16 elegant hotel rooms, furnished in classical style, with panoramic views of the sea as well as of the hills of the Serre. Around the pool are 58 bright cottages (with one, two or three rooms inside). Ideal for families, they are furnished in country style, equipped with all modern comforts and amenities such as air conditioning and private LED TV with digital terrestrial channels, free wi-fi access, safe, fridge, hairdryer. Some of them provide even a kitchenette. The Resort is equipped with a modern and exclusive SPA & Wellness Center, an outdoor swimming pool, an excellent restaurant that offers high quality courses, sports facilities including a 9-hole miniature golf course, fitness trail and nature trails. The elegant spa, with a great attention to details, offers precious moments of relaxation and give the mind a deep balance. The Antica Crissa is renowned for its high-quality food and a professional staff. Warmed by a large fireplace in the winter and cool during summertime, the restaurant serves delicious Calabrian and international cuisine, fine dishes based on fish or meat and genuine polychrome of fresh fruit, partly coming from Popilia orchard. Meetings and Incentives, conferences and conventions, Popilia Country Resort has various indoor environments with panoramic views of the beautiful and evocative Gulf of St. Eufemia. All halls are well equipped with modern facilities, functional for business guests. Always available, the staff will assist you during your stay by giving you advice on interesting places to visit, excursions and transfers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Popilia Country Resort

Address: Localita Cuta, 89843 Maierato, Italy
Region: Italy > Calabria > Province of Vibo Valentia > Maierato
Price Range: ₹ 4,680 - ₹ 12,970 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Popilia Country Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 75
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“Make sure to book a Casetta”
 of 5 bubbles sarabianchi2016, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Most rooms are in small bungalows detached from the main building.”
 of 5 bubbles simonhB8510QV, 5 May 2016 | Read review
“Great view, great food and very cosy.”
 of 5 bubbles victorpM6274QA, 13 Sep 2015 | Read review
“The cottages are great for families!”
 of 5 bubbles Palm1, 23 Aug 2015 | Read review
“There are rooms in the main building but most of the rooms are in cottages spread across the hotel's ample premises.”
 of 5 bubbles CPerkal, 12 Jul 2015 | Read review
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