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Hotel Bristol
Ranked #17 of 100 Hotels in Sorrento
Certificate of Excellence
dublin
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72 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“Excellent”
Reviewed 20 May 2014

We have just returned from our second visit to this beautiful hotel.
It is perched on the side of a cliff overlooking the bay of Sorrento. The views are simply wonderful from all the rooms..
The experience from check-in to check-out was amazing.
The reception staff were extremely friendly and the restauraunt staff led by Matteo were really professional and did everything they could to make all guests feel at home.
We were on half board basis and found that dinner comprising starter, main course and desert each evening were of a very high quality.
Wine was reasonably priced.
What makes this hotel is the staff,quality of food and drink and its location overlooking the bay,just 10 mins walk from town.
Definitely worth a visit.
We travelled from Ireland with To.pflight

Room Tip: Rooms on the higher floors are less noisy. A room with a balcony and sea view a must
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  • Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
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Holywood, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 May 2014

I was recommended this hotel a few years ago by a friend and when I finally had the opportunity to visit Sorrento this was the obvious choice. The views from the hotel are breath taking, this includes the bedroom, balcony, pool terrace, several bars and cigar lounge. The staff at check in spoke excellent English. The hotel is very organised and your cases are deposited outside your room. The dining experience is excellent. We were on half board and only intended to dine in a few evenings, but ended up eating every night in the restaurant. The selection has a choice of 6 starters and main courses, which changes daily. All the traditional italian favourites are available depending on how adventurous you are.Service in the restaurant is very professional and if you can speak some Italian you get free conversation lessons every evening. The breakfast menu cooks eggs sausage and bacon to order, with full continental on display. Wine prices are very reasonable and the alcohol prices compete well with the bars in the town. After spending a fortune in Lake Guarda last year I found the Hotel Bristol very reasonable and I even came home with some Euros. Book now if you can get availability!!

  • Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2014

That is the best word to describe this hotel. Nothing was too much trouble for the friendly, helpful, welcoming staff, from the reception desk to the chamber maids. I can't speak to highly enough of the waiting and bar staff. Could have smuggled a couple home in my suitcase if I'd had the room!
The hotel was spotless in all areas, the food was fantastic and that's said by a very picky eater!!
Sorrento itself is ok - but it was the hotel that made the holiday for us and the convenience of being able to get to other places such as, Capri, Amalfi and Pompei.
Would we go back - undoubtedly.

Room Tip: Ask for a room with a balcony (it does cost extra but is worth it) and on a higher floor. Some frien...
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Reviewed 18 May 2014

After reading good reviews on TA We booked a week at the Hotel Bristol via Citalia. Well we were not disappointed. The room was on seventh floor with great views across the bay of Naples and both a balcony and upstairs sun area. Hotel is clean and spacious. The roof pool is lovely and has great views. The main Sun Terrace is a nice place to sit and read and relax too. The hotel is on a main road but most rooms are well above the road so noise was not an issue. An easy stroll to town, just 10mins and gentle slope.
The service is what stood out from start to finish, the staff are welcoming and helpful. The restaurant runs like a well oiled machine and you receive a great welcome every day from the team. Two of the three of us are vegetarians and we were well catered for on half board at Hotel Bristol, something not easily archived in many hotels. Attention to detail is obvious, with cutlery etc absolutely spotless. food quality very good.
The Reception team always keen to help and give advice.
A Stylish hotel where you get great service and feel comfortable and at ease, ideal for a relaxing holiday.
We would definitely recommend this hotel and will stay at the Hotel Bristol again when we return to Sorrento. We have been to Sorrento three times now over ten years and it is one of those places that has not changed much in that time, a nice experience in a rapidly changing world.

Room Tip: Book a higher level room, the views get better the further up you go.
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  • Stayed May 2014, travelled with family
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 May 2014

The Bristol Hotel is not just clean, it is sparkling. It is set in a beautiful location with fabulous views and is within easy walk of Sorrento. The staff are friendly, the service was professional and nothing was too much trouble. We had a beautifully appointed junior suite which had more than adequate space. If I had one criticism of my time in the Bristol it would be that it was not long enough! Thank you so much for looking after us so well and giving us such a wonderful stay.

Room Tip: Our junior suite, room 708, was wonderful.
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  • Stayed May 2014, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 13 May 2014 via mobile

We stayed at Hotel Bristol for one week. There is nothing we can criticise. The staff, the room, the food, the hotel, were all amazing. We saw nothing but kindness from everyone at hotel Bristol. The view from our room (716) was so beautiful. We never got sick of sitting on the balcony watching the fishing boats go out. The food quality was of a high standard. 3 course silver service every night! We would definitely recommend this hotel if u don't mind the 10 minute walk into sorrento town. We will definitely return in the future. Matteo and the guy who looks like a cheeky Robert de Nero with glasses, as well the reception staff and other waiting staff all made the holiday all the more enjoyable.

Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
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Shropshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 2014

We have just returned from a weeks holiday where we stayed at Bristol Hotel for our Honeymoon. We had a wonderful time and all of the staff are amazing and so friendly and they will go out of there way to help you. The room we had was lovely and it got cleaned twice a day. The hotel food was lovely and really tasty, with a good choice to choose from.The views from this hotel are out of this world!!!! It is in a good location, with a 5/10 minute walk into the centre of town. I would 100% recommend this hotel and would use again when returning to Sorrento.

Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
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Property: Hotel Bristol
Address: Via Capo 10, 80067, Sorrento, Italy
Region: Italy > Campania > Province of Naples > Sorrento
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Restaurant Room Service Spa Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Sorrento
#3 Spa Hotel in Sorrento
#7 Business Hotel in Sorrento
#8 Romantic Hotel in Sorrento
#16 Luxury Hotel in Sorrento
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Bristol 4*
Number of rooms: 135
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Hotel Bristol nestles into the cliff side, in one of the most enchanting corners of the coast, offering its guests stunning panoramic views, stretching from the picturesque fishing village of Marina Grande below to the Punta Scutolo in the distance and directly across the bay to the majestic Vesuvius with Pompei and Naples at its feet. For generations the highly professional Acampora Family have been offering a warm welcome to its international clientele, many of whom return year after year and consider the Hotel their second home. ... more   less 
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