Tripadvisor - not much on Sorrento?!

Oct 1st, 2006, 03:37 PM
Original Poster
Join Date: Aug 2006
Posts: 76
Tripadvisor - not much on Sorrento?!

Hey - Looking for a great place to stay in Sorrento - Tripadvisor doesn't seem to have many reviews? any thoughts?
Caramia79 is offline  
Oct 1st, 2006, 04:22 PM
Join Date: Nov 2004
Posts: 7,156
Well, it was a few years back that we stayed at the Bellevue Syrene. Had a nice room with a balcony jetting out over the Gulf of Naples. For swimming they had wooden piers. The hotel next door, the Tramontano, seemed pretty nice and had a pool. Both these hotels were in the town centrally located but on the cliff overlooking the Bay. There is a good choice of restaurants in Sorrento, and easy transportation to Capri, Pompeii and Herculaneum, and the Amalfi Coast.
Mimar is offline  
Dec 22nd, 2009, 03:43 PM
Join Date: Oct 2003
Posts: 57,890
Depends on what you mean by great. We have stayed twice at the Excelsior Grand Vittoria - which is beautiful has gorgeous views out over the Bay of Naples and a wonderful pool in a lovely private garden, even though the front entrance of the grounds open onto the town's main square.

Altogether a great hotel - and a price to match.

If you want a nice hotel at a budget you need to tell us what it is - and what you expect to get for it.
nytraveler is offline  
Dec 22nd, 2009, 04:09 PM
Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 65,529
nytraveler: The OP was looking for a hotel more than 3 years ago. This old/moldy thread was topped kca90 who has been doing that today . . . .
janisj is online now  
Dec 22nd, 2009, 05:35 PM
Join Date: Apr 2008
Posts: 32,129
So I guess a trip report is out of the question.
colduphere is offline  
Dec 22nd, 2009, 06:24 PM
Join Date: Sep 2004
Posts: 441
I have twice stayed at the Hotel Bristol which is just up the hill from town. It was a great location with beautiful view of the Bay of Naples. I believe all rooms have a balcony.

The hotel is built on the side of the hill with a pool and garden on the roof. The common areas of the hotel, breakfast room, etc. are absolutely gorgeous with Italian tiled floors in beautiful floral motif. There is a piano bar with balcony on Bay. The rooms are very typical of a hotel, very nice, but nothing special.

Clean, with good bathrooms.

Check it out.
eurogals is offline  
Dec 22nd, 2009, 06:40 PM
Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 65,529
eurogals: . . . Note - the OP was 3+ years ago, and Caramia79 hasn't been back to Fodors in more than 2 years. She ain't looking any more
janisj is online now  
Dec 23rd, 2009, 06:28 AM
Join Date: Sep 2004
Posts: 364
Also try here:

And their forum, here:
Infotrack is offline  
Dec 23rd, 2009, 07:36 AM
Join Date: Apr 2008
Posts: 32,129
Janisj - red letters maybe?
colduphere is offline  
Dec 23rd, 2009, 09:38 AM
Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 65,529
janisj is online now  
Related Topics
Original Poster
Last Post
Jun 12th, 2015 05:48 PM
Mar 6th, 2014 07:13 PM
Mar 19th, 2007 07:57 AM
Jan 15th, 2003 02:20 PM
May 28th, 2002 11:04 PM

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On

Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy -


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 11:05 PM.