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Hotel Branca - Praia a Mare

3 star Hotel Praia a Mare

Viale Della Liberta 27 - Praia a Mare

Price starting from 75.00
Hotel Branca lies on the Tyrrenic coast of Calabria, only 54 yards (50 meters) from the beach, and offers comfortable bedrooms with fantastic views over the sea or the surrounding Apennine Mountains.

All bedrooms are well appointed with en suite facilities and some are large enough to add an extra bed or even 2, ideal for families with children or groups of friends.

The Branca is set in a building situated in the heart of Praia a Mare, the so-called pearl of the Policastro Gulf, and offers comfortable accommodation as well as tasty samples of national and local cuisine, including fresh fish dishes. Hotel amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access in public areas and, for those traveling by car, free parking is available.
Venere Guest Rating
Guest Rating 7.9 Good
Based on 10 hotel reviews © 2014

Hotel Branca is situated right in the centre of Praia. The room was spacious and c...

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Breakfast at Hotel Branca

A free buffet breakfast is available between 7:30 AM and 10:00 AM.

Hotel Facilities at Branca

  • Bar
  • Restaurant/Dining
  • Meeting Room
  • Free parking
  • Shuttle service from and/or to the railway station
  • Multilingual staff
  • Front desk - safety deposit box
  • City tour
  • Concierge
  • Internet/Email services
  • Garden

Know before you go

  • Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.

Check-in: between 2:00 PM and 10:00 PM.

Check-out: before 11 AM.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

City tax and/or any other fees charged by the hotel

Unless otherwise indicated, the charges below are not included in the overall room price. If not included in the overall room price, they will be charged by the property at check-in or check-out. Charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book. This property told us they will charge you for the following:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 3.00 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 10 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.











Branca Hotel reviews

6.3 Fair
  • October 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Italy

Good friendly service from staff. Cleaning could be public areas such as stairs etc.Also in room floor/wall behind furniture. Shower was incredibly tight (best not drop the shop)

7.5 Good
  • July 2013
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Italy

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9.5 Outstanding!
  • August 2014
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with young children
  • Italy

6.6 Fair
  • August 2014
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with older children
  • Italy

7.1 Good
  • July 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • Italy

7.4 Good
  • August 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • Italy

7.7 Good
  • July 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with older children
  • Italy

8.3 Very Good
  • August 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Germany

10 Outstanding!
  • September 2014
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with older children
  • Italy

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Room Details

Branca has 24 guest rooms, all with Frette Italian sheets and climate control. Rooms open onto balconies. Televisions in each room offer entertainment at the end of a long day. Business travelers will have access to free (wired) high-speed Internet access as well as desks and phones during their Praia a Mare visit. For comfort and convenience, each guest room comes with a separate dining area. A good night's sleep in pillowtop mattresses will have visitors waking up refreshed and well-rested throughout their holiday or business trip. Rooms also include air conditioning and ceiling fans. Hair dryers can be provided on request.

Accommodation Services

  • Telephone
  • Air conditioning
  • Extra beds
  • Desk
  • TV
  • Hairdryer on request
  • Fan
  • Individually controlled air conditioning
  • High speed Internet access
  • Terrace/Balcony
  • Kitchen

How to reach Branca Hotel

By car
Praia a Mare is easily reachable from Motorway A (exit Lagonegro and Falerna Sud) and from the National Highway (Tirrenica 18)

By train
railway station Praja Aieta Tortora, Scalea, Sapri, Maratea

By airplane
Airport Napoli Capodichino, and Lamezia Terme

Distances from Hotel Branca

Sanctuary of S. Maria della Grotta - 0.2 km / 0.2 mi
AquaFans Water Park - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi
La Secca Beach - 5.3 km / 3.3 mi
Statue of Christ the Redeemer - 11.4 km / 7.1 mi
Port of Maratea - 12 km / 7.5 mi
Riparo of Romito - 14.5 km / 9 mi
Pollino National Park - 34.9 km / 21.7 mi
Cetraro Marina Beach - 46 km / 28.6 mi
Intavolata Beach - 49.1 km / 30.5 mi
Queen's Rock - 50.2 km / 31.2 mi
Shrine of St. Francis di Paola - 62.9 km / 39.1 mi
Archeological Park of Sybaris - 63.8 km / 39.7 mi
Sibaritide National Archaeological Museum - 63.9 km / 39.7 mi
San Giorgio Albanses Church - 67.2 km / 41.7 mi
University of Calabria - 71.2 km / 44.3 mi
The preferred airport for Branca is Lamezia Terme (SUF-Lamezia Terme Intl.) - 116.7 km / 72.5 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Transportation services Hotel Branca

  • Free parking
  • Shuttle service from and/or to the railway station