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La Biodola, 57037, Portoferraio, Elba Island Italy See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

AC unit worked for first 15 min, then it just blew warm, smelly air. When I complained they said "Usually we do not turn on air conditioning in May". For a 4-star hotel to tell this to the guest is unacceptable, on their website they...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights. Check in was perfunctory, no wecoming smiles. No hotel tour or explanation of facilities. The room was clean but dated, firmly in the late 70s. No modern touches, at all. A room safe that did not work. Air con that...More

Thank Martymusmaximus
Response from DeFerrari, Owner at Hotel BiodolaResponded 30 May 2018

Dear Mr. Martymusmaximus Wirral, Thank you for appreciated the location and our private sand beach. While I wish you had a better experience at the check-in and Check-out, we strongly apologize for any mistake we might have done, however we can't agree with your feedback...More

Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

The hotel is located close to Portoferraio where you can find many cute shops and restaurants. The hotel has private beach, salted water swimming pool, tennis court, bar, each room has balcony or access to the garden, and food at restaurant was delicious. They offered...More

Thank lilykas
Response from DeFerrari, Direttore at Hotel BiodolaResponded 15 May 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for dedicating to Hotel Biodola your nice words and sharing your experience with the broad audience of Tripadvisor. It is difficult sometimes to find the right words to express our happiness and gratitude for such a sincere message of...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017

We spent two weeks in August at the Hotel Biodola and could not rate the hotel or staff more highly. Everyone was incredibly welcoming, friendly and could not have been more helpful. The staff at the front desk were always prepared to help, whether it...More

1  Thank Hartley_Wint
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This hotel is right on the beach with the beautiful aquamarine water. The island reminds me of a cross between Bermuda and the British Virgin Islands. We had room 506, which looked out to the sea from our balcony. The morning breakfast is served near...More

Thank Carlata
Response from DeFerrari, Direttore at Hotel BiodolaResponded 15 May 2018

Dear Carlata, thank you so much for your comment! We’re very glad that you enjoy the atmosphere of our hotel and it's a big pleasure to have guests that appreciate our services which we continuously strive to improve. Thank you again for sharing your experience,...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Free Parking
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$184 - US$540 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Portoferraio
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Portoferraio
#2 Romantic Hotel in Portoferraio
#2 Family Hotel in Portoferraio
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$184 - US$540 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Portoferraio
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Portoferraio
#2 Romantic Hotel in Portoferraio
#2 Family Hotel in Portoferraio
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room & Suite (65)
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Maren E
13 December 2016|
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Response from DeFerrari | Property representative |
Good evening, I think in that period there wont be a direct ferry, so you have to go from Bastia to Livorno first (there is a Corsica Ferries leaving about 2 pm and arriving about 6 pm) and then you have to get a ferry from... More
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Jane6747
9 September 2014|
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Response from DeFerrari | Property representative |
There are 3 restaurants that are about 10/15 minutes walking from us. The nearest is in Scaglieri: Ristorante da Luciano that is an excellent choice.
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"Check that the AC unit works"
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"Some rooms are significantly bigger than others - it's worth asking on booking."
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"Must have a sea view room!"
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"Choose a sea view room"
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