Villa Elda Hotel
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Breakfast Available
- Smoking rooms available
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Refrigerator in room
TripAdvisor Reviews Villa Elda Hotel Santa Maria degli Angeli
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No matter how carefully I pack, I always find something electronic is missing. This time it is the mini-USB cable I need to charge my GPS. We leave Spoleto late enough to buy one, but when we get to the lower town, we find all shops are closed on Monday morning! I'll have to do without the GPS for some days because we will be passing through more remote mountain towns and villages. We manage to escape Spoleto through a pedestrian underpass across ...
... great view and a pleasant ambience. The best hotel restaurant I've experienced. A vegetarian set menu is E22, without wine but a bottle of Lungarotti DOC torgiano red sets us back E9 and is delicious. salad with melon nuts, run cola etc, strangozzi with pesto, a stack of eggplant tomato, capsicum and buffalo mozzarella with capsicum purée, and a moist dense chocolate cake with a layer of mousse, served with cream. It's a hard ...
... a motorino (scooter). Returning down the main drag past the Duomo we enter the Palazzo Communale to see an exhibition of sculpture by the Colombian artist, Fernando Botero. I gather they are plaster reproductions of bronze works. We have been attracted by a large scale headless plump lady, in marble in the street. The cost of entry is E10 each, which seems stiff, but we discover is well worth it. ...
... downtime (this blog for me, computer work for Helen), we have a magnificent dinner in the hotel restaurant. A fancy little salad with grapes, pine nuts and walnuts drizzled with balsamic; strangozzi (rough chewy Umbrian spaghetti with fantastic mushrooms and bacon; pork cutlets with a tasty gravy, and roast potato wedges, and a pastry with apples, figs and sultanas which is less delicious than it looks. Washed down with an acceptable local red, all for E24 ...
Monday Third day here and everything is as good as ever in Bali. Beautiful Balinese who can't do enough for you to the point of being embarrassing. The Jayakarta Hotel is an "old Bali" style hotel that has everything you need except a hair drier. No iron either but the laundry rates are so cheap you'd feel miserable taking work away from these wonderful people. After Italy we've decided to veg and we're succeeding very ...