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It's abit tricky to get to but well worth the effort. So peaceful and uncrowded. At one time I was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
fantastic villa

we visited this villa the day after we visited another local villa called san Marco and both places... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
Michael C
London, United Kingdom
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4 weeks ago
31 Jul 2018
“fantastic villa”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's abit tricky to get to but well worth the effort. So peaceful and uncrowded. At one time I was the only person there!

Thank coops23
Reviewed 31 July 2018

we visited this villa the day after we visited another local villa called san Marco and both places are remarkable. so well preserved and almost empty, really enjoyable couple of hours.

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 22 July 2018

You better visit the Villa Ariana first prior to visiting the Villa San Marco, also in Castellamare di Stabia because otherwise you might feel disappointed.

Thank krisdebruyn
Reviewed 8 July 2018

I enjoyed this place, I thought it was full of historical stuff, the building and rooms were well kept.

Thank Tanja G
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Just want to say what an interesting morning we've experienced. This was free. If you're into excavations this os great. We also had lunch at an hotel outside San Marco site and they made us simple food as the restaurant was closed. What a great...More

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 27 June 2018

We visited Villa SAN Marco first and then walked a short distance to visit this site. It’s quite amazing how much of the villa still remains, not as big or intact as San Marco, but still well worth a visit if you are in the...More

Thank startertoo
Reviewed 21 April 2018

A 15 minute , one mile walk from either Castellammare or Via Norchera stations. Very helpful attendant who spoke perfect English and was willing to answer all questions. Free entry and no crush like we had at Pompei and Herculaneum. ( we were the only...More

1  Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 29 November 2017

i would recommend this tour before visiting Pompeii & Herculaneum. This visit allows you to get upclose to the fresco's and walk along the well preserved inlay floors. Wonderful visit, and in walking distance from many hotels

2  Thank IDavid Y
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

The villa lies a 20 minute walk from the trainstation. Take care to have something like google maps with you, because the route is not very well indicated. Admission is free and we were guided by two female students who volunteer here. It's a sprawling...More

1  Thank Monique E
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

People on Tripadvisor mention that it is hard to find, on the contrary, take the time to look on a map on your phone like we did and 20 minutes (from the train station) later you're there. When we arrived there where two volunteer students...More

1  Thank Hans V
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