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“Helpful Staff, Vibrant Neighborhood”
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Hotel Il Convento
Ranked #4 of 186 Hotels in Naples
Certificate of Excellence
Hong Kong, China
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
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“Helpful Staff, Vibrant Neighborhood”
Reviewed 29 December 2013

Staffs are friendly and has been very helpful with our questions, giving good recommendations as where to dine and checking out various places for us whether they are opening during the holiday etc. And, the hotel is at a very vibrant neighborhood and it's very convenience to get to the shopping area and the historical sites.

  • Stayed December 2013, travelled as a couple
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Stockholm, Sweden
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Reviewed 26 December 2013

We arrived by a rental car to Napoli. The traffic was terrible, we haven't seen alike anywhere in the World. The parking was easy to find, thanks to the instructions and maps mailed to us in advance. Once in the hotel you really can feel and live in the life of Napolitans. It's very well situated, walking distance to everything (a special thanks to that, no need to take the car). The staff at the hotel are great and very friendly. Ask them for the best restaurants etc and you will be able to experience the best.
We highly recommend you this hotel.

  • Stayed December 2013, travelled as a couple
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Brighton, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
109 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2013

A little difficult to find at first, this hotel is in a great location, just off Via Toledo. The staff are all very friendly and helpful. The rooms are quite large and have good facilities including tea and coffee making and a minibar. Despite what you read in the guidebooks, the Spanish Quarter is a nice part of this city and far less threatening than the area around Via Fiori. There are many good restaurants within a short walk of the hotel, including just around the corner. Via Toledo is the main shopping drag and has interesting shops and is always full of people. However, Naples has fallen upon hard times so it is a far cry from its glory days. Be very careful when travelling on the buses in particular. I had my pocket picked by a very determined, experienced thief, despite my best efforts. Basically, don't get on a bus outside an obvious tourist spot. Walk a stop or two down the road. Don't allow yourself to be separated from your companion (if you have one) and don't panic if someone bars your way when you are trying to get off the bus. Just wait and get off at the next stop or shout at them and ask them why they are trying to pick your pocket. All a possibility, not something I thought of doing until afterwards sadly. Also don't bother with travel insurance. The companies providing this are possibly bigger thieves than the guys working the buses.

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 December 2013

We visited Naples for the weekend in December 2013, staying at Hotel il Convento. The hotel staff are helpful, the location is very central and we had a comfortable stay. The beds and pillows were rather firm, but apart from that, the rooms were comfortable and cleanand its nice to be able to make tea or coffee with the in-room kettle.
I can can absolutely recommend the hotel to anyone visiting the city for a few days and I would certainly love to visit again, albeit taking my own (soft!) pillow!

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Lecce, Italy
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11 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2013

Really nice, quiet friendly place right in the heart of Naples. Nice furnishings. We had the 'junior suite' with a lovely little pation Better than expected breakfast, including ham, salami and sliced hard-boiled egg - to try with the spicy olive oil!

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Ryde
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2013

11 of us came from the UK for 3 days (2 nights) and can highly recommend this hotel. Located in the slightly hectic but extremely atmospheric Spanish Quarter it was perfect for exploring all areas of the city and nearby Pompeii as well as being nearby to a huge choice of independent restaurants, tavernas and trattorias. Staff could not be more friendly and helpful and rooms are delightfully rustic and traditional. Would definitely stay here again.

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Bebington
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2013

We stayed in this hotel for 2 nights in early October. It is located in the Spanish Quarter which is full of character, narrow streets with lots going on. Some reports have tried to say the area was dangerous but we never felt even slightly threatened - Barcelona is far worse. The building itself is full of character, a great breakfast on a table with other guests which encouraged conversation and shared experiences of Naples. The location is perfect for walking to a lot of the places you would want to visit but the highlight of the hotel is the staff who could not be more helpful or welcoming. We recommend it to anybody and will not stay anywhere else if /when we return.
Tony& Pauline, England

  • Stayed October 2013, travelled as a couple
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Property: Hotel Il Convento
Address: Via Speranzella 137/a, 80132, Naples, Italy
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Region: Italy > Campania > Province of Naples > Naples > San Ferdinando
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#4 Business Hotel in Naples
#6 Romantic Hotel in Naples
#10 Family Hotel in Naples
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Il Convento 3*
Number of rooms: 14
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Il Convento is a cute little hotel in the very heart of Naples. It's situated in the narrow atmospheric streets of the Quartieri Spagnoli only few meters away from the main shopping street (Via Roma/Via Toledo)In a palace of the 1600, skillfully restored, with the aim to re-create its original look it feels a bit like living in a castle (lit candles and brickwalls). The hotel is filled with beautiful furniture have a cute breakfast area and free wi-fi in breakfast rooms. ... more   less 
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