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Porec, Croatia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The beds are terribly uncomfortable, you can feel each mattress spring; my husbands mattress was thicker than mine; the whole bed was wobbly and not at all good. The room has very old furniture with questionable cleanliness. Breakfast room looks much less attractive than on the photos and food isn't re-stocked after it runs out so there's a pretty good...

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Brno
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Average hotel, price is not cheap, when You want meet this hotel, dont buy shared bathroom, is not good there, breakfast is a everage, nothing special, but very nice wiev to Napoli bay, small swimming pool, but hotel, which is close to Purple have open upsairs and do open parties, there is not quiet during weekend... but staff is friendly...

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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We have just spent a great week at the Purple. The location is fantastic, within easy reach of the centre of Sant' Agnello and Sorrento, with good local transport connections. The hotel is basic but good value overall. We booked a double with sea view and a quadruple for our 2 teenage children (only one available when booking) but when...

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sussex, united kingdom
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely place to stay in a quiet part of Sant Agnello. Amazing views over the bay of Naples just a few metres from this hotel. The hotel is quite basic but provides all you need for a nice stay. More of a hostel than a hotel with really helpful, friendly staff. Train station is a ten minute walk away and...

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Reviewed 7 August 2016

We just got back from a two week stay at Hotel Purple and we had a lovely time! The hotel staff where welcoming and helpful and we always felt able to approach them with any queries. The room we stayed in was cleaned daily and we had a stunning view of the sea from our window. The hotel is placed...

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Kitchener, Canada
Reviewed 28 July 2016

- The pool was green. - The pool was out of service for the entire time that we were there, despite being told that it would be "fixed first thing tomorrow morning." - Our online booking said sea view but we didn't receive this and the girl from the front desk simply fed us excuses about the online booking being...

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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We signed up for a "sea view" room and were very disappointed when we got there and were given a room that faced the front of the hotel. The woman claimed that when we booked, the online booking system wasn't communicating properly to the real booking system, so although it showed that a sea view room was available, it actually...

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Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

We spent one week in Purple hotel in July 2016, in a group od three friends. It has a really good location, and it's affordable, but I would rather choose it if you plan to move a lot by the coast and not to spend too much time there. We were of course aware of the fact, that the place...

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purplesorrento, Direttore at Purple, responded to this review

Dear Marta, Thanks to reviews our hotel. We're very sorry to read that your stay was not as you expect. But there are some thinghs that we will clarify. About the city tax every guest pay 1 € per person per night, is a law respected in every hotel in Sorrento. We have all the time table of all the...

Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

Very welcoming staff and a nice converted monastery (?). Stayed in bed and breakfast basis which was great. They offered evening meals and we tried this for one of their themed nights. Karaoke and dancing with the locals who were there. Very enjoyable. Rooms were on the small side but adequate, clean and had a sea view. Small pool and...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

We used Purple as a base for Sorrento and the surrounding area. Our room (double bed with bathroom and sea view) was simple but clean which was perfect for the price. If you are looking for a place to stay in the area and are not looking to haemorrhage cash, this is the place for you. The owners dogs are...

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  • Pool
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
WELCOME Purple is an Hotel situated in an old abbey of the Capuchin Monks dating back to the sixteenth century located in Sant'Agnello di Sorrento, overlooking the beautiful sea of the Bay of Naples. Purple is also a American Lounge Pub and our philosophy consists in the genuineness of traditional cuisine associated with the taste of local wine, beer or just a drink. 5 GOOD REASONS TO CHOOSE US: Best Price Guaranteed! A holiday in a welcoming and relaxing place at only 1 kilometre from Sorrento town centre! You can easily reach the nearby town of Pompeii, Herculaneum, Naples, Amalfi and Capri The parking and internet access are included in the price The nearest beach is at only few minutes walk.SERVICES Purple offers its guests numerous exclusive services to make their stay even more enjoyable: international buffet breakfast with a vast selection of sweets, jams, cheeses cold cuts and other snacks, outdoor parking, transfer to and from Naples airport, dinner service upon request, tour reservations for Herculaneum and Pompeii, the Amalfi Coast and wonderful spots on the Sorrento Peninsula, boat trips to Capri and Isola dei Galli. ROOMS The B&B Purple has very large bright rooms, furnished with taste and simplicity: dark wood furniture with clean lines, light upholstery, floors covered with antique terra cotta tiles. The rooms all have heating, air conditioning and television. Different types are available to meet all needs: singles, double, triples and quads, with internal or external private bath or shared bathroom. Most of the rooms have sea view, while some look onto the peaceful garden which surrounds the residence. SERVICES INCLUDED All rooms include: Free WiFi, Hair dryer and Breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Purple

Address: Via Nuovo Rione Cappuccini 11, 80065 Sant'Agnello, Italy (Formerly Porto Salvo)
Region: Italy > Campania > Province of Naples > Sant'Agnello
Price Range: RM195 - RM1,950 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Purple 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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Also Known As:
Porto Salvo Hotel Sant`Agnello
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“A view of the sea will be very nice. You can see cruise ships go by in the summer.”
 of 5 bubbles ZeusIyer, 26 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Room 4 for en-suite facilities and wonderful views of Naples”
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 of 5 bubbles 619bric, 16 Jan 2015 | Read review
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“Don't take the cheapest rooms. They are cheating on the people with the pictures.”
 of 5 bubbles 981fel, 26 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Ask for Room 6, not ensuite but bathroom is straight opposite the bed room door. This room has beautiful view over the bay.”
 of 5 bubbles 999MargaretD, 1 Jun 2013 | Read review
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