We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Bella Maggiore Inn

Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Ventura
14/05/2017 15/05/2017
Show Prices
Management photos
Bella Maggiore Inn
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

170 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
There are newer reviews for Bella Maggiore Inn
See the most recent reviews
Showing 169: English reviews
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 24 June 2016

I have been staying at the Bella Maggiore Hotel for years and it is just lovely. A small family type hotel that is clean and comfortable and a joy to stay at. The hotel is a little old fashioned, but this adds to its charm and keeps me coming back at least twice a year.

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Jonny M
Murrieta, California
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

We have stayed at this Bed and Breakfast three times now. Although we have had pleasant experiences, this time our room needed some sprucing up. The sitting area had worn upholstery and the bathroom looked a bit haggard. We were woken up by a trash truck at 6 am. on a Saturday morning. Also, the breakfast at Nonna's, a restaurant...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank 484annette
Reviewed 9 May 2016

We entered from the courtyard and was politely greeted by the wine and cheese reception attendant. It was our first time so we were pleasantly pleased by the soft tones and comfort feel you get from the main lobby. Our second floor room was large and comfortable and overlooked the sundeck. Overall, we were happy there was no screaming children...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Keith H
Quartz Hill, California
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

Love the Bella and its employees! Very relaxing in downtown Ventura, and close to the Ventura Museum and shopping! No elevator, but I managed to get up and down the stairs OK. Love the food at breakfast, and the service is muy bueno! Also, say hi to the ghost (Sylvia?), say no more! 😎

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank HowieNui
Los Angeles
Reviewed 9 January 2016

I came to Ventura for a wedding at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. I checked out all the local hotels on TripAdvisor and narrowed it down to the Bella Maggiore Inn and the Crowne Plaza. Decided on Bella Maggiore and was glad I did. It is a small, charming bed and breakfast, not a hotel. It is centrally located to the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Peque
Carlsbad, California, United States
Reviewed 14 December 2015

I have stayed at Bella Maggiore seven or eight times over the past ten years. There are many charming things about this hotel built in the 1920's. They serve wine and cheese between 5:00 and 6:00pm. The lobby has a wonderful fireplace and several nooks in which to sit and relax. A full breakfast is included in the price and...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank 419Kathy
Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 November 2015

Superb stay. Great location. Cheese and wine at sundown and extensive breakfast from menu in beautiful courtyard setting. Room was great, shutters and very spacious. Smaller bed but who needs a super king on holiday when you want to get cosy and snuggle. Elegant furniture throughout, piano in the lounge. Really homely and welcoming. Beautiful grand staircase. Not posh, not...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Jo B
San Rafael, California
Reviewed 31 October 2015

For one night and two very ample breakfasts, charging $100 is cheap. No air conditioning but there is a fan. Wooden shutters let noise through, especially on the street side of the building. Queen bed, not King. But the European art and decor, the friendly reception staff, and the SUPER breakfast make for a great place to stay. Lure fish...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank minimuffinlover
Sacramento, California
Reviewed 27 October 2015

If you are interested in experiencing downtown Ventura's dining and entertainment district then this could be the hotel for you (read on for caveats). It is conveniently located near shops, popular restaurants, bars, and theaters. Also a few blocks away from the ocean front. Lot's of great music on the weekend at the local bars. The hotel itself has a...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank rjuricich
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

My husband and I decided to get out of LA for the weekend and made a last minute reservation for one night at the Bella Maggiore Inn. We were shocked at how low the rate was for a Saturday night. The location is PERFECT. We loved being right on California street and it's so conveniently located near Main that we...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Allykaat

30 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (19)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Viewed
Room/Suite (7)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
View from Room (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (3)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (11)
Viewed
Other (11)
14/05/2017 15/05/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Ventura hotels
0.4 km away
Crowne Plaza Ventura Beach
0.4 km away
BEST WESTERN PLUS Inn of Ventura
1.2 km away
Wyndham Garden Ventura Pierpont Inn
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
2.2 km away
Ventura Beach Marriott
Ventura Beach Marriott
#5 of 22 in Ventura
624 reviews
0.4 km away
Clocktower Inn Hotel
Clocktower Inn Hotel
#18 of 22 in Ventura
44 reviews
0.4 km away
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Ventura
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set on a palm tree-lined street, this 1926 hotel is just a half-block to downtown Ventura and 3 blocks to the beach. Rooms are decorated in an Italianate style, have private bathrooms, and free WiFi. Some have fireplaces, spa-tubs, bay window seats, or a view that looks over a leafy courtyard. There is a pleasant living room lobby with wooden floors, antique sofas, a real fireplace, and flower arrangements from the local farmers' market. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bella Maggiore Inn

Address: 67 S California St, Ventura, CA 93001
Region: United States > California > Ventura
Price Range: ₹ 4,816 - ₹ 11,237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 28
Also Known As:
Bella Maggiore Hotel Ventura
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Ventura
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Bella Maggiore Inn staff and other travellers.
4 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (4)

Questions? Get answers from Bella Maggiore Inn staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Check out the garden”
Q9935GGwilliamb, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“2nd floor, courtyard, shared balcony”
mlwtaw9493, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“airconditioning on 3d floor only (stairs). street facing rooms are noisier. the staff is fabulous so TALK to them about your wants/needs.”
marjad247, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Nice view, pick a room that faces California Street (but it's a little noisy). Quieter room, facing the courtyard might be quieter.”
laurensX5768WF, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Avoid room #17. It's haunted.”
silvervelvet60606, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
5 of 5