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Boutique Hotel Ilio

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Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Could not fault anything from the time we checked in up to our departure . All the staff were helpful and friendly. The rooms and the hotel were spotless. Excellent breakfast served on the terrace. One minor point my wife commented on was she didn't like the hairdryer much. But that was all. We had a fantastic stay.

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Italytravel1964, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Boutique Hotel Ilio, responded to this review

What a pleasure to reed your review....we are very happy that you had a wonderful stay in our hotel and you enjoyed our beautiful island. We will be very glad to welcome you again in the future . We would like to say you thank you for the precious words and a big Arrivederci !

Dublin
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Reviewed 8 July 2016

Super Boutique Hotel on Elba, it was immaculate, I couldnt believe how spotless it was, Maurizios attention to detail is execptional - I particularly loved the buffet breakfast in the morning, everything was fresh and well presented, you could eat as much as you want which was a great start to the day. The staff were also very helpful and...

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Italytravel1964, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Boutique Hotel Ilio, responded to this review

A big thank you for your beautiful review. It is a pleasure to work for guests that are happy to stay in our hotel . Generally they arrive by car , by the way...don't trust in google maps...but in the summer it is easy to move by bus . Our personal manager is always at your disposal to make your...

Bend, Oregon
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This hotel was beautiful. And it's location perfect. I was nervous because some of the reviews I read were not favorable but Hotel Ilio exceeded our expectations and for that reason I felt the need to write. It was lovely, clean and friendly. We ate a delicious breakfast every morning on the terrace overlooking the sea. The staff was very...

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Italytravel1964, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Boutique Hotel Ilio, responded to this review

What a great review. Thank you so much. It is not easy to satisfy everybody but we will continue to try it . However, the most of our guests are very happy with their vacancy in our hotel but they do not write it here but talk about us with their friends or in their family . In one season...

Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

No one who books a seaside boutique hotel for 6 nights expects to be placed in a room looking out on a wall and in fact I wouldn't want that anywhere anytime at any price. So we left after one night and the owner didn't even have the courtesy to ask me what the problem was or offer any recompense....

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Italytravel1964, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Boutique Hotel Ilio, responded to this review

Thank you for give me a reason to explain to all the Tripadvisor- people , that our Boutique Hotel is not classified “sea-side-hotel” , honestly you won’t read it nowhere on our web site, except for our Suite , that is at 10 meters from the beach. Perhaps you saw the picture and imagine that the whole hotel is located...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights in a Mediterranean room. We arranged the taxi from the port through the hotel for 68 euros but the taxi driver tried to charge us the meter fare of 78 euros when we arrived, however as I had a printout of the cost he begrudgingly accepted. We were offered a drink on the terrace...

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Italytravel1964, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Boutique Hotel Ilio, responded to this review

When I start reading this review , I expected some impressions of our hotel like services we offer or the beautiful sea view from your room . You wrote, that you didn’t expected the room was not in the main building. Other people, who reads your review might think that we are not very precise , so here is our...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

This was a real let down. On a 3-week tour of Tuscany for our honeymoon, we excitedly booked this 'boutique' hotel as our luxury stay. It was anything but luxury or boutique. Overpriced comes to mind - staying in a Tuscan room felt like staying in a luxury dorm room - during the night and early morning you can hear...

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Italytravel1964, Guest Relations Manager at Boutique Hotel Ilio, responded to this review

Well, it is the first time since our guests leave comments of their vacancy here on Tripadvisor , that husband and wife write everybody his own review about their stay. That they were a strange couple we noticed just when they booked the room with sea view and asked us later if it would be possible to have a room...

Rome, Italy
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Newly renovated and extended family owned small hotel nestled in beautifully groomed gardens. The rooms are stylish and functional. They convey tranquility and relaxation. Close to the beach. We had a wonderful time.

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Italytravel1964, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Boutique Hotel Ilio, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind review. We receive compliments every day from our guests , but when they spent their times to share their experience with other travellers here we are happy two times. from our web site every person is able to find the caracyeristically room he will prefer , or can ring us to ask for...

Toronto
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Decided to go to Elba for a day and drive about the island. The Ilio is in a small town at the far west of the Island and made sense for a half way stop. Establishment is clean, modern plus offers an excellent breakfast buffet and cooked items if you wish. Staff are very professional, welcoming and helpful. Recommend without...

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Italytravel1964, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Boutique Hotel Ilio, responded to this review

It was a little one day trip here in this location , but the clear water and the green wildness helps us to create a little paradise for our guests . we provide a good start in the day and will give you advises as well for the evening . It is a small location, but there are so many...

Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 4 July 2016

The rooms were particularly clean and comfortable. AC and ceiling fan...fabulous crispy ironed sheets and a fantastic crew of employees. The owner was extremely helpful and friendly. Breakfast was perfect!!! The rooms had ample space for storing all the luggage and racks were provided to dry towels and bathing suits...just perfect.

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Italytravel1964, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Boutique Hotel Ilio, responded to this review

It makes us happy to receive nice words and compliments from our guests ; when they feel well with us, we are sure to work for make their stay the best possible. We created different room cathegories so everybody can find the style he will prefer , but every room has AC and fans , so you can do your...

Reviewed 3 July 2016

What I felt about Ilio: robbed. 175€ for what I have found expecting a real boutique hotel made very upset. I would have been very happy to pay this money if the reality was different. But it was my fault! Why: when I was booking I didn't ask size of the room or other details. I was too sold on...

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Italytravel1964, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Boutique Hotel Ilio, responded to this review
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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Boutique Hotel Ilio (only 20 rooms in a familiar atmosphere) is set in the midst of a magnificent green landscape, the ideal place for a relaxing holiday where the sea is "really" just outside your door - ideal for snorkeling, diving and kayaking. The mountains that surround the gulf of Cape Sant'Andrea offer the possibility to go hiking, mountain biking, and are of great botanical interest. We have prepared ourselves to deal with the summer season with a new holiday philosophy, choosing to accompany our guests in discovering the best of local cuisine on Elba, personally selecting and testing in a guidebook - Maurizio Testa's HI GUIDE - the best of catering on Elba . From 8:00 to 23:00, the Hi Bar is open to guests, with a selection of Tuscan wines, beverages, coffee bar and excellent aperitifs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Boutique Hotel Ilio

Address: Via Sant' Andrea, 5, 57030 Sant'Andrea, Marciana, Elba Island, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Livorno > Elba Island > Marciana > Sant'Andrea
Price Range: RM387 - RM949 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Boutique Hotel Ilio 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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Ilio Hotel Elba Island
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“We loved our upper level room with a balcony.”
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“If you like balconies with great view, do not go for room nr. 7. Balcony is big enough for two, but no scenic panorama.”
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