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Seattle, Washington
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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016

We originally chose this hotel for the location for our one night stay - it was an awesome place to stay! The hotel was furnished in a cool, contemporary style, had large rooms, a cozy bar, a good breakfast and a terrific, friendly and extremely helpful owner. Antonio sent us to a terrific restaurant for dinner and the next morning... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2016

This guest house residence provides great value for money. Clean modern room with comfy bed and great shower facilities plus in room cooking equipment - if needed. The breakfast was a bit basic but nothing wrong with it and the staff very really helpful and spoke great English which made things easy. They gave us excellent restaurant recommendations.

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We are very happy that you have been a great stay and hope to see you again soon. More 

Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 September 2015

Modern hotel. Clean and comfortable environment. Very good Italian breakfast. Incredibly helpful and proud staff who are keen to help you enjoy Sicilian hospitality. Good places to eat nearby. Thoroughly recommend.

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Downham Market, United Kingdom
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135 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2015

Basic but very good air con good in heat no frills basic breakfast seems family run Service top draw. Booked for us by Railbookers as part of an overall 14 day rail trip/holiday. Beds very comfortable. Can't think of anything else

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
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Reviewed 24 May 2014 via mobile

I spent a month in Messina for a study abroad elective and my school set me up with the Guest House. This place was up to par with the American standards I am used to back home, but "Italian enough" to remind me that I wasn't in the US. Antonio, the owner, and his family are wonderful people and gave... More 

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Melbourne
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42 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2014 via mobile

Our stay was pleasant. The Rooms and bathroom were clean. It was a Reasonable price. Free wifi. Good breakfast. Not very close to main town (we did walk once and the tram stop isn't far but not sure how you get a ticket because you can't on the tram). The rooms were noisy but otherwise the staff tried to make... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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18 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 8 May 2014 via mobile

The Guest House was a comfortable place to stay in a city that is not a tourist magnet. It is good value, reasonably basic and accessible by the Tram that runs from the station. There are few shops and restaurants around so you will need to walk around for dinner, although there are some bars close by.

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Sacramento, CA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2013

Ending our tour of Sicily we needed a place to stay in Messina before heading to the mainland. Once again, thanks to Trip Advisor, we found the Guest House. Street parking was plentiful and our reception warm and welcoming. As others have said, the rooms are modern and fairly spacious. All was very clean (bathroom included!). The room overlooked the... More 

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Saint-Paul de Vence
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104 reviews
95 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2013

After a non-stop 1300 km drive what a relief to arrive at the Guest House Residence and be warmly welcomed: no hassle with paperwork, no need to carry the bags to the room, good advice where to park the car safely, all was great from the first minute. Later on, we appreciated the time spent to describe Messina landmarks, to... More 

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Budapest, Hungary
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32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2013

The room was perfect: beautiful modern design, very clean, a real value for money! And the hosts were ever so friendly and more helpful than I would have ever expected. I am very grateful for the help they offered for me. I very much hope to come back one day. I wish the owners of Guest House Residence the very... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Guest House is a 4 stars residence situated in the center of Messina, a few steps away from the communication ways and the city's shopping. The residence has a total of 11 rooms, including one and two-rooms apartment with each equipment. The staff are always friendly and professional will support any request for information or assistance. On the ground floor there is a lounge bar with a relaxation area and a meeting room that can accommodate groups of up to 22 participants, equipped with a digital video projector and big screen with audio and media player. Coffee breaks and / or catering complement the additional services. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Guest House Residence

Address: Via Reitano Spadafora 1, 98149, Messina, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Messina > Messina
Price Range: ₹ 5,235 - ₹ 6,398 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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“Go to Tre Sorrelle deli opposite the hotel across the main road its really cheap but gourmet food”
 of 5 bubbles happyholder, 8 May 2016 | Read review
“The hotel is near a very busy road, but the rooms are very good isolated for noice! So there are no special tips necessary!”
 of 5 bubbles wimgrou, 8 Apr 2013 | Read review
“If you need an elevator, they have one.”
 of 5 bubbles TracyW176, 28 Jul 2012 | Read review
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