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Mauritius
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 October 2016

We had a sea view apartment and it was perfect as the beach was only 1 minute away! Amazing view, comfortable although quite old style decoration but clean! Wifi charge was a bit unexpected and I think should be complementary. Rosa was helpful though. Only thing is that you cannot access the hotel by car so when you have a... More 

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New Jersey
1 review
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This hotel/apt is a SCAM!!!! Do NOT book here!! They overbook on purpose! A few days prior to your check in, I received an automated email stating my credit card was declined. (I believe that is their way of getting out of a reservation which I had booked many months prior). Multiple emails and phone calls were made to secure... More 

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San Francisco, California
1 review
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Had a reservation for a two bedroom apartment. When we showed up they informed us they not only did not have our room but there were zero rooms for us! They did not help us find another location so we drove 3.5 hours to the Rome airport to sleep and catch our flight the next afternoon instead of where we... More 

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Denver
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16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This was our second visit to La Caravella. The first was a fantastic experience, but this time I ran into the issue so many others have spoken of. I chose to reserve the three bedroom for the terrace and privacy and paid well for it, but when I arrived was put into a one bedroom and loft with a curtain... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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117 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Although it somewhat worked out. When we arrived, they did not have a room. We had a reservation confirmation, so they came up with a room and the next day moved us to a larger room. We were charged an exorbitant rate, which was only on Expedia, feeling desperate for a place to stay. This is not a hotel. It... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
1 review
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

In all my trips, this is for sure the WORST accommodation ever. We had 3 rooms booked but to our surprise, they only provided 2 and said take it or leave it!!! The staff is rude sorry VERY rude and they hang up the phone on you after mumbling in Italian. Really don't come here at all.

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Paris
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14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Booked in july then end of august we get a message from booking.com that the credit card did not work and needed another one. We changed card and got no answer until again the credit card was refused. We called variuos times and always had inaccurate and rude answers. The result was that the room was no longer available. We... More 

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New York
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102 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We stayed in another expensive hotel fthe first d=few days we were on the Amalfi coast. Then we changed to a more cost efficient hotel. This fot the bill and was the only hotel that had availability. We were nervous at first but all for nothing. Although this is a residence, not really a hotel. there is no lobby, no... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016

This hotel is beachfront. The pictures for their website and on trip advisor do not make it clear that this hotel is beachfront Positano, its the only one. Every other hotel is a steep climb upstairs. Yes, the climbing hotels have spectacular views, but the stairs in Positano are stairmaster grade, straight up pretty much up. This is really not... More 

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Thank BBuena
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

To be really honest the place is average but what really makes it special is ROSSA. She made us fall in love with this place and can call it home! It's located in the center of the town and everything is walking distance. It's direct on the beach with many water activities including the port where you can visit Capri... More 

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  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Refrigerator in room

Additional Information about La Caravella Positano

Address: Via Rampa della Teglia 23, 84017, Positano, Italy
Region: Italy > Campania > Amalfi Coast > Positano
Price Range: ₹ 13,887 - ₹ 30,828 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — La Caravella Positano 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Have the name or number of the room you reserved ready at arrival. A few people told us they weren't given the room they reserved.”
 of 5 bubbles 223talb, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Make sure u get a ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Rohner68, 3 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Get the name of your room and don't allow the them to change at the last minutes.”
 of 5 bubbles 922robertr, 12 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Rooms on the front side of the hotel are the only ones with a water view- the ones in the back have windows that open onto a rock cliff.”
 of 5 bubbles khstamper, 16 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Rooms on main floor is just a few steps to the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles lolageeg, 4 Jun 2015 | Read review
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