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All reviews breakfast room opposite direction beautiful hotel sea view this small family run hotel rooms are spotlessly clean previous reviewers have lovely place to relax beach mins welcome drink minute walk lovely pool ham beautiful garden smaller room boiled eggs the location is perfect
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Reviewed 1 August 2018

The Mariposas is a beautiful oasis in Villasimius - gorgeous well maintained gardens which are a pleasure to sit in and a lovely pool.
The room was clean and comfortable, and the shower worked well. We seemed to bring home lots of sand from the beaches, but this was cleaned away every day without fail!

Breakfast was good - it was simple and Italian. Chopped melon, granola, fresh ricotta, a great choice of warm and freshly prepared croissants etc .

We spent time exploring the area including all the beaches, and were always glad to return to the hotel for a swim in the pool and a relaxing evening . (wear insect repellant if sitting outside your room in the dusk!)

The only thing that could be improved would be the provision of an information sheet about the hotel in the room (times of meals, when the pool bar is open for lunch, suggestions for things to do in the area etc etc).

The beach and the town are about 10 minutes walk (in opposite directions). There is also a shuttle bus to other beaches etc if you don't have a car.

We loved it and would happily return.

  • Stayed: July 2018, travelled as a couple
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1  Thank OxfordJulieT
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

The place is conveniently located: 5 min walking distance from town and from the main beach. Careful service, very clean rooms, all those we have seen are in perfect conditions (we have seen several since we come here since 6 years...).
Villasimius is a great place for family holidays with young kids, and the hotel is a perfect fit for a family stay; however its quiet pool and stunning garden makes it also suited for couples.
Definitely a good catch that I would recommend with no hesitation.

Stayed: July 2018, travelled with family
1  Thank Love_generation
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

We will come back here!
The hosts are very friendly and go out of their way to help.
The rooms are spacious ; we rented 2 rooms for our family of 4. Each room was spacious with a second smaller room (big enough for another adult or 2 small kids).
The bed was comfortable!
Free internet, but Wifi strength was variable but more reliable closer to the pool and reception.
Breakfast was served in a terrace and was varied and plentiful.
The pool was clean and refreshing as part of a large beautiful garden with plenty of sun lounges for guests.
We enjoyed our drinks by the bar and pool in the afternoon.
Short walk to some nice restaurants and a more lengthy walk/short drive in to town.
The closest beach , Spiaggia Simius was absolutely beautiful. about 10-15 minute walk from the hotel.Free beach available or paid sunlounge x2/x1 umbrella 20 euro. Kiosk and snack bar and restaurant available.
We spent 5 very enjoyable nights here.

  • Stayed: June 2018, travelled with family
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4  Thank jec63
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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

We spent 3 nights in Hotel Mariposas. From the very first moment we just loved it! The whole owner family and the staff are so friendly, helpfull and make you feel like at home. The garden with the swimmingpool is beautiful and all the public areas very cosy and stylish decorated. The Hotel is rated as a 3*, but the service and the hotel facility are high 5* ! We hope to be back soon! Thanks for a great stay!

Stayed: June 2018, travelled as a couple
2  Thank Tina B
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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Thanks to the staff of Mariposas for a fabulous stay. We are in room 208 and have been here for 8 wonderful days of relaxation. Staff are so attentive, from the moment of welcome drink, to ensuring we always had enough prosecco on the terrace, plus arranging the muesli and eggs I like for breakfast, nothing was too much trouble. Rooms are spotlessly clean, gardens and pool immaculate. This is perfect for couples as not so child friendly. We enjoyed lazy days resting and relaxing . We will be back! Rain or shine our hols were superb , Grazie!

Stayed: May 2018, travelled as a couple
2  Thank ThelmaDublin_Ireland
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