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“For a real Italian experience ..stay here!”
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Vasto Marina beach (5 mins by car/bus, 25 mins walk)
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Vasto Marina beach (5 mins by car/bus, 25 mins walk)
Lounge area facing the porch. View of the Historical center
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28 reviews
Vasto Marina beach (5 mins by car/bus, 25 mins walk)
Lounge area facing the porch.
View of the Historical center
lounge area
Kitchen/dining area
lounge area with double sprung sofa-bed (separated from bedroom by a curtain)
Bedroom area of apartment
King size bed
wardrobes in dressing area
Wet room under  Medieval vaulted ceiling
Wet room shower under the Medieval  brick vaulted ceiling in the apartment
bidet under Medieval brick vaulted ceiling in wet room
Pavement cafe where you can sit with a coffee or aperativo (5 mins walk)
Beach at Punta Penna nature reserve in Vasto
Local produce in the farmers market (10 mins walk)
Trabocco beach (15 mins walk down steps or 5 mins by car)
Local speciality, Brodetto, made with fresh fish, olive oil and tomatoes-with a bottle of Prosecco!
How about lunch on this trabocco? walking distance from the apartment, Fantastic!
Roman ruins under the Medieval town (2 mins walk)
Trabocco beach (15 mins walk/5 mins by car) or go to the next Trabocco which is a restaurant
The main Piazza (4 mins walk)
Vasto town festa San Michele held in September
Panoramic walkway in the Historical Center of Vasto (7 mins walk)
Vasto park, a great place for a picnic (8 mins walk)
Castle in the center of town (5 mins walk)
Garden in Palazzo DAvalos (5 mins walk)
One of the many pavement cafes where you can sit and people watch (4 mins walk)
Vasto historical center at Christmas
Local produce.
Local produce market 8 minutes walk from the apartment
The Tremiti Islands only 50 minutes away
Hire a boat in the Tremiti and go snorkeling in the clear blue water
Vasto Marina beach at night
Outside porch area of apartment where you can sit with a drink!
Ferragosto fireworks on the beach in August
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Overview
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Vasto, Province of Chieti, Abruzzo

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Very good - based on 28 reviews
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Alisoun G
Gloucester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“For a real Italian experience ..stay here!”
Reviewed 15 July 2013 for a stay in July 2013

With so many wonderful areas to visit in Italy, perhaps Vasto would not be your first choice destination; we went to visit family but is you want to stay in a lovely medieval town close to a gorgeous beach yet within striking distance of Rome...choose here! Judith and James could not be more helpful, a mine of local information and are on hand if needed. The apartment is spacious and tasteful, quietly located and minutes away from wonderful restaurants and bars. Highly recommended!

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Management Response
26 Jul 2013
Thank you for your review. We're glad you had such a wonderful time in our beautiful town of Vasto, and look forward to welcoming you both back in the near future. regards, Judy and James
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ScotRuth
Perth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Honest Description of Apartment”
Reviewed 4 July 2013 for a stay in June 2013

Apartment was everything we thought it would be - very close to bars, restaurant and bus stops. Judy and James were very nice and on hand when needed but not intrusive. The area is wonderful and we hope to go back when possible

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Liked best: The wonderful location
Liked least: Keen cook so kitchen utensils could have been better
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Management Response
26 Jul 2013
Thank you for your review. We are very sorry that you had to cut your holiday short due to a family emergency but glad we were on hand to help. We hope you will return in the future to finish your holiday. We wish you the best, Judy and James
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Sarasota, Florida
Reviewed 15 June 2013 for a stay in June 2013

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Liked best: Cleanliness and location.
Liked least: No wifi.
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers
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Management Response
26 Jul 2013
Thank you for your review. We're glad you both loved your stay here in our beautiful town of Vasto, and we look forward to seeing you back here in the future.
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The-Elusi...
London
Level 6 Contributor
121 reviews
73 hotel reviews
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“Perfect hide-hole in a picturesque town”
Reviewed 5 April 2013 for a stay in August 2012

A well presented apartment which is more spacious than it might look from the pictures (for UK readers to whom 70 square metres means little, think 'a large lounge' then double it) certainly bigger than any double room in any hotel you'd find. It's the ideal size for a couple and with the sofabed, you could bring a child as well. Although it has a table and kitchen, you'd be unlikely to use it for anything other than breakfast as it's located within very easy walking distance (2-3 minutes) of the town centre where there are plenty of good restaurants and shops (bring an Italian dictionary though, as not much English is spoken). The beach is a short (but steep) 15 minute walk. The owners are very helpful and the apartment contains a 'dossier' which contains about as much information as you could ever need on the town. The apartment and the town are both hidden gems!

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Liked best: The proximity to the town and its restaurants and bars
Liked least: The fairly steep walk to the beach
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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Management Response
31 Jul 2013
Thank you for your review, we're glad you enjoyed your stay in the apartment, and hope you can return next year for another 'weekend away'. regards, Judy and James
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thox
Wadhurst, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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“Fantastic historic centre apartment”
Reviewed 8 March 2013 for a stay in August 2012

Tastefully furnished and well equipped street level apartment, very centrally located in a quiet and quaint street in the historical old town just, a few steps from the many restaurants, bars, shops, panoramic walkway and places of interest. Can walk down to the nearest beach within 10 minutes. Really lovely welcome by owners who were so informative and helpful. We rented for 5 days visiting villages nearby and enjoyed not having to drive anywhere in the evenings as everything was on our doorstep. We even hosted a dinner party on one night!

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Liked best: Location
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
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  • Was your security deposit returned on time?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
31 Jul 2013
Thank you for your review. We're glad you felt so at home in the apartment and enjoyed your stay. Looking forward to seeing you again on your return visit. regards, Judy and James
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