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Hotel Castel Gandolfo

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We drove a car (rather large one) from Rome which was easy enough, but when we arrived, faulty google navigation directed our car right to the front door of the papal residence where we had to do a difficult turn around and come in to the town from the other side. (streets are super narrow and 1 way). coming from...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed two nights in the summer home of the Pope and were given a one bedroom apartment down the street from the main hotel. We were dubious at first, we had reserved an upgraded room, but when we saw the flat we were impressed. It was large with a balcony view of the lake, and right next door to...

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Chappell Hill, Texas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We wanted to get away from the hustle and bustle of Rome as we waited for our cruise ship to arrive. This hotel and small town fit the bill to the fullest. We booked the apartment which is located a short walk from the main hotel. A beautiful view of Lake Albano, nice acomodations and very quiet. The breakfast was...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is in a very beautiful place, surrounded by mountains, next to the lake, 40 min ride from Roma. Great place to go to spend the romantic weekends with your significant other or escape from the city. The hotel is very clean and neat and the interior is decorated with a good sense of style. The hotel stuff is...

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Gardabaer
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Hotel Castel Gandolfo is a small cozy hotel located in this beautiful hillside town. We had a lakeside view facing East over Lake Albano whith the morning sun peeking over the hills on the other side every morning. Staff was overall very friendly and interested in doing there best for our 12 night stay. My criteria when searching for the...

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Hartford, Connecticut
Reviewed 23 September 2016

We booked an Executive Apartment with LAKE view.Paid in excess of $180 per night. What they offered to us was either the executive apartment with Street View OR a one bedroom with Lake View. We felt Cheated. The owner blamed it on expedia. Would not give us our money back. After 30 minutes of going back and forth (after being...

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Andrea P, Direttore generale at Hotel Castel Gandolfo, responded to this review

Dear Guest, we are happy to hear from you and to read your positive feedback about all (services, location, attractions..), we work hard every day to satisfy more and more all customer's needs. Unfortunately we incurred in a mistake generated from Expedia, business partner, in fact they have published our Dependance adding in the description "Ocean View": the Dependance where...

Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We have just returned from a week at this wonderful hotel. This was the first time we've booked a holiday online without a travel agent so I was rather nervous, but it went without a hitch and I can honestly say it was fantastic! We booked a penthouse room with lake view for us and our 2 children (8 and...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Great location, people, and views. We highly recommend this hotel as a great vacation spot outside of the busy Rome, but close enough to enjoy the city and go back to a relaxing hotel in a great little community.

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Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing stay at Hotel Castel Gandolfo. We had a spacious room with balcony with lakeview. The view was incredible! We also had a nice hottub. And the area is very nice, if you go around to find a cute Italian restaurant.

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Rome, Italy
Reviewed 2 August 2016

I spent my birthday in this small friendly and cosy hotel.I was not disappointed.I was welcomed efficiently at the reception, .The reception ,bar staff and maintenance couldnt do enough for me.The rooms were very bright with plasma tvs and spacious modern bathrooms.I had a double room which was clean and spacious.There was a balcony overlooking the lake with a small...

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the Castelli Romani area (Roman castels), on the shores of the Lake Albano, the Hotel Castelgandolfo enjoys a privileged location in the historic centre of Castel Gandolfo a few meters from the historic summer residence of the Pope, the Papal Palace in Piazza Centrale. The hotel, recently renovated, provides elegant and comfortable rooms equipped with every comfort for a relaxing and comfortable stay. Excellent is the breakfast buffet, full of traditional sweets prepared at home with natural products of their tradition. Castel Gandolfo offers the possibility to practice different types of outdoor sports, from sailing, to canoeing, to windsurfing on the lake; for golf lovers nearby clubs affiliated with the hotel are available. Organizing a scenic walk along the trails surrounding the lake, you will relax in the shade of chestnut and oak trees and a unique panorama. The hotel's strategic position will allow you to easily reach all places of historical and naturalistic interest, from the picturesque villages of the Castelli Romani for a journey to discover the local traditions between nature, food and wine, to the historic Capital in order to grasp its artistic beauty. At guests disposal to make your holiday more comfortable: • Elevator • Transfer to and from airports and stations, on demand, with fee • Car, bike and pedal rental • Free wi-fi • Free Internet access point • Reservations for guided tours nearby • Full breakfast buffet served from 7:30 to 10:00 • Laundry and ironing service on request • Credit cards accepted: Visa, Mastercard, Eurocard, American Express, Carta Si • Agreements with golf clubs at reduced rates. • Pets welcome All rooms of the hotel are equipped with the greatest comforts: • Shower with vertical turbo massage and Jacuzzi Bath • Air Conditioning • Telephone • Minibar • Safe Deposit Box • LCD TV • Sky and Pay TV • Wi-Fi • Daily change of linen ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Castel Gandolfo

Address: Via Dei Zecchini 27, 00073 Castel Gandolfo, Italy
Region: Italy > Lazio > Province of Rome > Castel Gandolfo
Price Range: ₹ 4,377 - ₹ 9,338 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Castel Gandolfo 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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“the penthouse apartment was nice with the balcony but other rooms are also nice”
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 of 5 bubbles 712chuckh, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Lakeside view is a must”
 of 5 bubbles Ravenellos, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“executive apartment if you are an american”
 of 5 bubbles PlasticMan2014, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“With a balcony”
 of 5 bubbles jasminfl0wers, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Go for lake view room, although make sure you have a full bathroom., our shower was very small.”
 of 5 bubbles lmclaughlin68, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
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