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Reviewed 28 December 2016

Then location is terrific, breakfast and in room espresso machine 👍🏿 Plus a large spacious bathroom. Accommodating and knowledgable/friendly... we were loaded up with info of what do do, where to hike, length of hikes, best places to eat and so on. I would stay here again, no question.

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newyork53, Proprietario at il Boma, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your glorious review. So glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay in the 5 Terre and our accommodations. We do our best to make our clients comfortable and offer them all options available to them while in the 5 Terre. Hope to have you again as our guests in the near future (maybe try one...

New Jersey
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Il Boma is the best place you can pick to stay in Riomaggiore. Maddy will provide all you need to have a pleasant stay at cinque terre. Il Boma is located only block and a half from the train station on an inclined street and you will have to go up three floors in a non elevator building ( no...

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newyork53, Owner at il Boma, responded to this review

Grazie Pablo for taking the time in writing a review about your stay with us and glad to hear that you enjoyed your time in our accommodations. Hope to see you again the next time you come to the 5 Terre (maybe try one of our sea view accommodations). Till then, Warmest Regards and Happy Holidays, Maddy & Franco

Sauk Rapids, Minnesota
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Great place to stay! Great people! Beautiful part of Italy!! Highly recommend!! Make sure you travel to all 5 cities. The train works the best. Each city is unique!! Catch a sunset & enjoy!!! Great food! Try something at each stop.

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newyork53, Owner at il Boma, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time in writing a review. We do hope to have the pleasure of hosting you again sometime in the future. Till then, Warmest Regards, Maddy & Franco

Reviewed 2 November 2016

-Owners are very nice and accommodating -Breakfast delivered to your door every morning, very tasty -Modern design and amenities -Comfortable bed -Great view overlooking main street, can see the water -Quiet -Good AC -Great proximity to water, train, trails, and restaurants

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newyork53, Owner at il Boma, responded to this review

Glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that everything was to your liking. Do hope to see you again the next time you are in the area. Till then, Warmest Regards, Maddy & Franco

New Braunfels, Texas
Reviewed 2 November 2016

We started our Italy adventure in the Cinque Terre. Staying in Riomaggiore is perfect. Il BoMa B&B was a great place! Maddy met us and escorted us to the parking spot and then brought us to the room. She explained everything and gave us great tips on the 5 Terre. The room was clean and had everything we needed. We...

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newyork53, Owner at il Boma, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time in writing a review and so so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us -- we try our best to help our clients have a comfortable and memorable stay. Do hope to have the pleasure of hosting you again the next time you come to the 5 Terre. Warmest Regards,...

Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Quite a few steps to climb inside and outside so need to be reasonably fit. The room was great, comfy bed and pillows, large bathroom and good view up and down the street. Hung our washing out the window just like the locals. Great snacks and lovely fresh croissants for breakfast. Close to all the shops and the railway station...

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newyork53, Owner at il Boma, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review and glad to hear that we were helpful during your stay with us and that you enjoyed your room. The 5 Terre, as you know, is carved into a mountainside so hills and stairs are inevitable for anyone coming here. Hope to have the pleasure of hosting you again in the future. Warmest Regards,...

Spokane
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Our upstairs apartment was perfectly located--right on Riomaggiore's main street and a short walk from both the train station and boat launch. Our landlady, Maddy, was VERY helpful and provided not only maps of the area but ideas on where to go and eat, and schedules for the train, bus, and ferry. Our room was very comfortable--air conditioned, with a...

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newyork53, Owner at il Boma, responded to this review

Thanks so much Marv for taking the time in writing a review and glad to hear that you enjoyed the accommodation you booked through our Affittacamere. It definitely is centrally located and a short walking distance to all your needs. Glad to hear that we were helpful -- we try our best to make our clients stay a comfortable and...

Yardley, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We stayed in the Blu Room for 2 nights in September 2016. Nice room with a small terrace facing the street. Noise was not a problem since the door and windows were extremely soundproof. Breakfast was in the refrigerator (yogurt, juice) with fresh baguettes left each morning and a coffee machne. Host was lovely with lots of recommendations and she...

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newyork53, Owner at il Boma, responded to this review

Ciao Joan, Thanks so much for writing a review -- glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and we do hope to see you again on a future visit. Best Regards and Happy Holidays, Maddy & Franco

Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 14 October 2016

The room we had(king bed) was large, comfortable , clean and quiet. There is a large ensuite bathroom . It is easily accessible from the train station with only a steps to climb. Snacks are provided , yoghurt , juice , pastries of breakfast . The host provided a good overview of the various walking tracks and the necessary passes....

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newyork53, Owner at il Boma, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time in writing a review and I am sorry that I am only now responding. Glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us -- we strive to make our client's stay a comfortable one. We'd love to see you again if you ever return to Riomaggiore. Happy Holidays, Maddy & Franco

Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

I stayed at this small accommodation of three rooms for two nights! It was clean and in a very good location. However, as a woman it was very difficult to climb the stairs with luggage! There is no one to help, but you can get a Porter privately at an extra charge! On arriving home 6 days later to Australia...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our B&B offers only three rooms and is located in the historic center of Riomaggiore, with ensuite facilities. T.V., Air-conditioning, heating, hair dryer, wi-fi and mini-fridge. Beach towels are also available. We are about a three-minute walk from the parking area, marina, beach and train station, where the famous Via Del Amore (Lover's Lane) connects with Manarola. Airport transportation is available upon request and for a fee. We also have rooms and mini apartments available through our Affittacamere some of which with sea views. ... more   less 

Additional Information about il Boma

Address: Via Cristoforo Colombo 99, 19017 Riomaggiore, Italy
Region: Italy > Liguria > Italian Riviera > Cinque Terre > Riomaggiore
Price Range: $116 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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Il Boma Riomaggiore, Cinque Terre, Italy
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