BEST WESTERN Hotel Armando,  Vérone

4.5/5  - based on 541 guest reviews.
Vicolo dietro Pallone, 1, 37121, Verona, Italy - See map
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  • 24-hour front desk
    24-hour front desk
  • Air conditioning
    Air conditioning
  • Cocktail lounge
    Cocktail lounge
  • Safe deposit box
    Safe deposit box
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This completely refurbished hotel in Verona, the BEST WESTERN Hotel Armando, is located in the antique area Filippini and only 200 meters from the Arena, in the heart of the city, with its great and various music events. The friendly and cozy atmosphere of the elegantly furnished rooms, some with wooden beam ceilings, guarantee a very comfortable and relaxing stay. The beautiful cocktail lounge is the ideal place to relax and enjoy a drink. The rich buffet breakfast offers fresh handmade cakes and pastries, made daily by the chef. For guests who love sports, tennis courts and horseback riding are available just a short distance away. Enjoy your stay! City fee excluded (1. 5 EUR per night, per adult over 14 years old) and 10% VAT included.

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BEST WESTERN Hotel Armando,Vérone
  • 4
    « Lovely Property »

    Nice property located in a safe area. Close enough to attractions via walking, but not near many restaurants for walking at night. Friendly staff and great breakfast served daily. Spacious rooms with modern conveniences. A/C, but controlled by a central unit not by individual room preference.

    4
    « Mid week short break. »

    Good location, clean and everything you could need in the room including a fridge with free water and wifi with good reception, lovely big fluffy towels, tea and coffee making facilities, which were replaced every day and a continental breakfast which was included in the price of our holiday, and was more than adequate with plenty of choices, including an egg boiler, cold meats and cheese, fruit, cereal, juice, bread, rolls and various cakes, something for everyone, including decaf coffee on request and gluten and dairy free options. With very pleasant, helpful staff, you couldn't ask for more. Would be happy to return.

    5
    « Verona »

    Centrally located although a short taxi ride from the train station. After a few minutes walk you are at the Arena and amidst all the activity. Staff are very helpful and have reasonable english. Provided maps of the old city and directions to where we needed to be Our room was brilliant with all the nice touches.

    4
    « Welcoming convenient hotel »

    We have stayed here twice in the past and we shall return. It is a small modern hotel, excellently located. Normally we chose hotels near the train station, but this, although a taxi ride away, is extremely good value and is close to all the main attractions of Verona.

    4
    « Great location »

    Very central location. Room very clean and great size. As it's within the central location, if you are driving you must give your registration to the reception. You can't park by the hotel due to the central zone so you can park in one of the local car parks or outside of the wall of the city. We arrived on Sat evening so there was free parking after 8pm until 8am Monday morn just on the otherside of the wall. The receptionist didn't tell me the free parking was an option until I asked her which was a shame as it saved us a lot of money. Very happy with the room but at 140 euros it did seem a bit steep for a night in Italy. Location was great though so generally very happy .

    5
    « An old house with a modern makeover »

    This is the best location you could ask for, adjacent to the arena and the old city wall. The hotel is an old house that has been tastefully remodelled as a small hotel that only spans 3 floors. Our room was on the 2nd floor and the roof pitches at an angle that is fine if the occupants of the right hand side of the bed is only 5 feet tall The rest of the room was perfect and the low ceiling to less than half of the room's footprint is a quirk rather than a problem. My wife and I would go back tomorrow, superb staff, excellent breakfast and breakfast room. Tall folks might want to request a 1st floor room. All in all brilliant and well executed. Go, enjoy.

    2
    « Uncomfortable bed, Parking Nightmare »

    We stayed at this hotel one night. The bed was like sleeping on the floor, the room was bare and cold feeling, like a hospital room. The breakfast selection was scarce and not included in the room price. If you need to park near the hotel forget it. The parking situation is a nightmare. We literally had to park a 30 minute walk away from the hotel which was not feasible with luggage.

    4
    « Gorgeous little hitel »

    My partner and I have just returned from 4 nights in this lovely hotel. The whole place is very modern and clean with courteous staff at all times. The room was large, air conditioned (beware, It is extremely hot in the summer months, even end Aug/ beginning Sept!) and very well equipped with a huge comfortable bed. We'd asked for a quiet room on the top floor and it didn't disappoint. Very quiet with absolutely no noise at night from the street or hotel.?We could even get free wifi which you often can't get when on a top floor! The room had a fridge which was a nice surprise, and toiletries were provided as well as complimentary tea/coffee. Breakfast was superb, fresh fruit, ham, cheeses, salads and much more in buffet style. Absolutely delicious and set us up for the day. Verona is beautiful, we did day trips to Venice and Lake Garda, which are both easily accessible by train and bus relatively cheaply. A wonderful hotel in a beautiful part of Europe.

    4
    « Very good hotel »

    This hotel is in a very good location. We stayed for two nights including an Opera performance of Carmen (fantastic) at the Arena. Very nice, big and clean rooms and good service. Only negative, the restaurant Vecio Macello was recommended for pre-Opera. Bad recommendation

    4
    « Great location, near historic centre »

    Wonderful hotel, we stayed 2 nights, great location, close to historic centre and restaurants, walking distance to major sites. Great room, very clean and comfortable, nice modern bathroom. Would stay there again.

  • 4
    « Quiet Hotel in the center of Verona »

    This was a great find in Verona. Newly renovated hotel on a quiet street near the Arena. The room was modern and the bed very comfortable. The hotel is in a walking distance to all you want to see in Verona. The only problem can be parking. You have to find a spot on the street. I was lucky to find one but it was not easy. Breakfast was not included in the price so we walked a block away to a small coffee shop with amazing cappuccino and croissants. I would definitely stay here again.

    5
    « Clean, comfortable central hotel in Verona »

    Very modern room close to the Arena. Elevator available. This smoke-free room was very clean, with WiFi included. The continental breakfast is not included but you can join in the morning for a fee of 5 euro. We would certainly stay at BEST WESTERN Hotel Armando again.

    5
    « Super modern »

    Hotel Armando is super modern. Recently remodeled I assume; and is nice because from the outside is keeps it's charm. Location is excellent. You get a good night sleep because is located in a quiet street ; but you are at walking distance from juliets house , arena, and at piazza bra you can take the bus to lake Giarda and spend the day and come back for only €8.00 . The bus ride is nice and you don't have to pay the over priced tour buses. Plenty of small and not so small restaurant to eat at night. All price ranges. The staff at the hotel is not nice but is easy to get around. And you have to pay € 5.00 per person for breakfast. We had it the first morning. Then went to cafeterias.

    4
    « Great hotel close to the Casa di Giulietta »

    On my trip to Italy, I went to Verona as I wanted to visit the Casa di Giulietta (who wouldn't after either reading the book or watching the movies about Romeo and Juliet right?). So looked for a hotel who wasn't very expensive but comfortable and well located so I fount this hotel. The rooms are not that big but still enough space, the bed was comfortable, bathroom was really clean and the breakfast was delicious also. The best part of this hotel is that is close to the Casa di Giulietta and also Casa di Romeo (which in real life is very close to the house of Juliet), piazzas, small coliseums, restaurants and many other attractions that Verona offers.

    4
    « Very good visit for a overnight stay, modern, clean and close to piazza Bra »

    I had a nice time at Hotel Armando, room was clean, ample amenities including coffee/tea in the room. I only stayed for an overnight trip to Verona. It was conveniently located within walking distance to piazza bra and the arena. Overall, a good experience.

    5
    « Awesome surprise in a central location »

    We stayed at the hotel only for one night in a road trip throughout north Italy. We chose this hotel due for two reasons: 1. Central location - 4 minutes walking to the arena 2. Free parking in the area surrounding the hotel. two of this reasons were truly amazing and saved us a bunch. in terms of parking fee or bus fare. We got into the hotel afternoon and first the receptionist gave us a parking permit to find one around the block of the hotel for free. We got lucky and found a spot in 5 min very nearby. Once we received the room we noticed their complimentary champagne & salted nuts for our honeymoon! It was a lovely surprise and gave us an indication it's going to be a great hotel. Amenities in the room were great. Bathroom filled with all relevant stuff. all clean & ready. Shower was perfect with different jets speeds. Breakfast at the morning was nice with variety options! got us right till afternoon :)

    4
    « Well located hotel »

    This hotel is in a great location in a quiet street only a 10 min walk to Arena. The breakfast was plentiful and good choices. The staff were friendly and accommodating for things to do in and around Verona. The room was spotless and I would highly recommend this hotel. There is a trattoria next door and a few places within a short walking distance also for meals.

    4
    « Nice and centrally located hotel »

    We stayed here for two nights in a standard room. The hotel is centrally located, only some minutes' walk to the main sights. The room was located under the roof top, cozy, clean and nicely decorated. Be aware that due to this location parts of the ceiling are much lower than the normal body height, meaning you cannot walk upright there ?both of us hit our heads either when getting up or walking near the window. Beds' matrasses were a bit too hard for us, but this might not be the case for other guests. The room's safe was out of order and the problem could unfortunately not be fixed by the staff. The hotel provided a parking lot for free what we highly appreciated. All in all, we would come back if returning to Verona.

    4
    « Nice hotel for a short stay »

    This is a nice hotel located in the city center (touristic area). If you have a room in this hotel, you can walk to the main arena (600-700 metres). We found the breakfast nicely presented and rather fresh. It is not a 5 star hotel, remember here you getting what you pay for. The only complain I can have is the size of the shower space.

    4
    « Nice surprise »

    Recently moderniced this hotel offers comfortable accommodation at very nice prices. The room wasn't very large but the bathroom was. The bed was quite hard, just to my liking. A thick duvet and extra pillows were provided. Breakfast was surprisingly good and wide-ranging. The streets are narrow; the hotel is accessible by car but not by buses.

  • 3
    « Clean, comfy and friendly »

    The hotel was clean, the staff were friendly and breakfast was more than adequate. The room was spacious with a comfy bed and the bathroom had an excellent shower. Our room overlooked the back yard of a neighbouring restaurant and the noise was a bit of a problem up until about midnight, as we like to sleep with a window open. The hotel is situated in a quiet side street, only a short walk from the Arena and the main square.

    5
    « Excellent!! »

    Great Hotel! It's perfectly located to visit the historical center. Rooms are big enough and very very clean. The staff is very nice and willing to help. Breakfast is thought it's not included, has a great variety and is very tasty. I highly recommend this hotel!

    5
    « Visited »

    Nice quiet hotel,only a short walk from the Areana, once you get your bearings,and a 20 Min walk to porta Nuova train bus terminal,though I wouldn't recommend doing that with luggage, the staff were very friendly and helpful, the rooms and bathroom newly renovated and modern, nice breakfast room, with a good selection of the usual Italian fair. I would recommend this hotel to any one.

    4
    « Small friendly hotel in good location »

    The Armando is in a quiet street, but within easy walking of the historic centre and with restaurants and other facilities close by. Our room was comfortable, although not over large; the bathroom modern and the breakfast above average. Altogether a good place to stay in Verona without paying the earth.

    5
    « Perfect stay »

    My boyfriend and I recently stayed in the hotel for 3 nights. It is literally a stones throw ( 5 min) walk from the main square! We got a bus from Verona station which took ten minutes! The bedroom was spacious with a lovely walk in shower. Breakfast every morning was our favourite! It was replenished often by the friendly staff, Very diverse and catered for all tastes. Will definitely return! Lovely stay! Quiet and central :)

    4
    « Handy for centre of Verona »

    Handy location. Easy walking to centre of Verona - just a few minutes. Able to walk from station - about 20 minutes. We got a taxi at night, cost about 9 euros. Hotel well maintained. Room quiet, clean and bed large, if a little solid. Breakfast plentiful and regularly replenished. Staff extremely helpful, efficient and friendly. Will definitely return!

    5
    « Quiet but central... »

    We recently returned from a two night stay at the Hotel Armando. The hotel was easy to find and we were able to park temporarily just up the road while we collected the parking permit and dropped off our suitcases. We had asked for a quiet room and that was exactly what we were allocated - Room 203. It meant it didn't have much of a view but had quality (sort of) net curtains and black-out curtains and was a very good size. The air-conditioning was efficient too. The fittings and shower room were contemporary and in good condition. The breakfasts suited us well as we enjoy fruit, yogurt, croissants and cakes but there were lots of other choices and stocks were constantly being replenished. I would definitely stay at this hotel again should I visit Verona which was, by the way, great for a city break!

    5
    « Great hotel, premier location, excellent service! »

    I always use the TripAdvisor to book my trips and so far I have only positive feedback! We stayed there for 5 nights and I'm so glad that I found this hotel! It's literally 5 min walk from the Arena. 2 min from a bus station. It's located in a very quiet neighborhood. For people like me, it's very important because I have trouble falling asleep and street noise would bug me a lot. I think it was recently renovated because it smells ?new?. Don't get me wrong, but lots of hotels in Italy have some ?dusty smell of history? and it's not for everyone. The room is very clean and I think they change bedding every day! The staff is very nice, very good English. Their breakfast is unbelievable ? tons of cold cuts, cheese, pastries, yogurts, juice, milk, cereal, fruits ? everything that you can think of is there. Very positive experience. Thank you hotel Armando! And thank you TripAdvisor!

    4
    « Quiet and nice hotel »

    Clean, quiet and nice hotel. Short distance to stadio and old citycentre. Staff was really helpfull and polite. Breakfast was delicious, specially all those fruits. Wifi worked well. Special thanks to Antonello.

    5
    « Great hotel quite location »

    We just enjoyed 3 nights at Hotel Armando. Booked the deal on Hotels.com it is a Best Western Hotel. Good location within walking distance of everything. Very happy, good bathroom excellent towels comfy bed quite location no street noise at all. Helpful friendly staff. From the train station we got a taxi about 11 euros much easier than the bus. Free wi-fi which was a bonus in Italy. Breakfast included which I thought the quality and freshness of the food to be excellent also a great choice. Highly recommended if you are staying in Verona.

  • 5
    « A great time in Verona »

    A great hotel five minutes walk from the central square (Piazza Bra) of Verona. This hotel is tucked away on a quiet side street within easy walking distance of everything in the historic center of Verona. The staff are very friendly and helpful. The 'superior' rooms are great! Very comfortable with really good bathroom facilities including a great deluge shower. The room we had (203) was very quiet. Air conditioning is terrific and will actually get down to the temperatures you set it to. Parking - as in any historic European town - can be challenging, but the hotel will provide a parking pass for the surrounding streets. Breakfast I'd good - but watch out for the egg thieves! There is a boiler for cooking your eggs in but many visitors don't seem to understand that they need to put their own eggs in and just help themselves to ones already cooking! By the way...a good soft boiled egg takes about 8 minutes!

 

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·From: Venezia. Take A4/E70 direction Via Unita D'Italia/SR11. Take the exit for Verona Centro/Borgo Venezia/S. Martino B. A. /S. Michele Ex. from Raccordo Autostradale Verona Est. At the roundabout take Via Unita D'Italia/SR11 and then Via Francesco Torbido/SR11. Take Lungadige Porta Vittoria and then Porta Aleardi. Keep on Via Pallone and then turn right onto Via Dietro Pallone and you will see the BEST WESTERN Hotel Armando on the right side. ·From: Milano. Take A4 and take the exit for Verona Sud. Keep on Via Flavio Gioia, Via delle Nazioni, Viale del Lavoro, Viale del Piave, Via Franco Faccio, Via del Fante, Via del Pontiere, Via Porto Rofiolo and then turn right onto Via dietro Pallone...

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