About the Homestay

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Family atmosphere, pleasant, informal where animals and children are always welcome! Gay friendly!
I forgot .... Genoa has a particular road network and when you arrive, if it is the first time for you, we will pick you up for free (except for the airport for which we ask for a small contribution) and we will take you home !!!

Our house is large (110 sq m), has a garden around (130 sq m) equipped for eating and having a barbecue at the moment.
At home we live in two and often our grandchildren come to us (from 12 to 19 years old); also live with us a dog saved from a horrible, docile and affectionate end and, above all, a land turtle, TATA, who goes around the house, does not want to hibernate in the winter .... she stays at home with us and behaves like a "canine"! We found her on the street about 20 years ago and she is regularly reported in the Prefecture.
Guests have at their disposal a room with a large and comfortable double bed (it can become single) and a French door overlooking the garden.
Our interests are books, music, collections, films, animals, theater and we speak French (not very well but we do well), German (well) and English (excellently).
Prices: € 8.00 each person exceeding two o'clock and € 8.00 for final cleaning.
The house is very suitable for children, the elderly but, unfortunately, we have found that access with wheelchairs for the disabled is very very difficult: for us it is a nuisance, but the structure of the building does not allow facilities.

Additional Info

I speak a bit of French, my husband an English and a German good good. we do not have a private car park but around the outdoor parking is not a problem. We put in the cars of the guests is our business so that for any case we are called immediately and in any case in the area we are known MUCH.

Pets

Dog, Tortoise

House Facilities
  • Garden
  • Laundry
  • Patio
  • Barbecue
  • Pets
  • Pets Indoor
  • TV
  • Internet Access
  • Non Smoking
  • Allow Smoking

Bedrooms available for booking

Minimum stay is for 1 night

Maximum stay is for 15 nights

Available for given dates

The ethnic room garden
From 21 per night
Triple Room
Sleeps 3

Bathroom shared (with family / other guests)
1 Double, 1 Single Bed

Bedroom availableNot available for dates

I PRICISE that I NEVER host people who are strangers to each other for privacy. The big new bed in the garden room, where you sleep very well and wake up with the birds singing and the sun ..... Available cot / children or additional cot.

Facilities
  • Desk and Lamp
  • TV
  • Mirror
  • Fridge
  • Hair-dryer
  • Radio
 1 guest
2+ Guests
Nightly Price
22
30
Weekly Price
150
210
Color bedroom
From 21 per night
Double Room
Sleeps 2

Bathroom shared (with family / other guests)
1 Double Bed

Bedroom availableNot available for dates

I PRICISE that I NEVER host people who are strangers to each other for privacy. The big new bed in the garden room, where you can sleep very well in a very warm room.

Facilities
  • Desk and Lamp
  • TV
  • Dresser / Drawers
  • Mirror
  • Hair-dryer
  • Radio
 1 guest
2 guests
Nightly Price
22
30
Weekly Price
150
210
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About the Area

We are located in the central part of the city, just a few minutes (on foot) from Old Town, by the two main stations, from a historical railway station in the country that leads and the Aquarium.
We are in a happy neighborhood as in less than five minutes you are in the countryside / hills for walks and breathtaking views; the house is above the road and is very quiet and peaceful.

Local Area Facilities
  • Park
  • Bus Stop
  • Train station

Meals

Hosts can offer a complimentary light breakfast at their discretion. All other meals, including a full breakfast, might incur an additional cost, if offered. Meals and any additional payment should be arranged directly with your host.

Included in the stay
  • Complimentary Light Breakfast
  • Use of Kitchen

House Rules

Family atmosphere, pleasant, informal where animals and children are always welcome !!!!
We have a very polite dog saved from a horrible death and a turtle .... domestic (does not want to hibernate and is at home with us). For this reason we cannot accommodate people who are allergic to one of these animals or people who do NOT like animals.
For our part, we are very willing to also accommodate your four-legged friend as long as it is not aggressive and / or dangerous (we will talk about this that you come).
Obviously, having grandchildren, children of any age are also welcome; the only "drawback" is that we only have a shower and not a bathtub. But we can provide a special plastic bath.
In the summer we assemble in the garden a large swimming pool (equipped with filters, cover and so on) which, we have noted, makes the joy of children and adults and is also used in hot or sleepless nights!
Gay friendly.
We are there. Come and visit us?

Smoking is allowed outdoors only.

11 Reviews

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    France
    Age 55 - 64

    5 hearts
    May 2019

    excellent stay, friendly, quiet, pleasant, do not hesitate

    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Mrossella in ,

    A wonderful couple ... polite, kind, cheerful, tireless ...... highly recommended and we hope to see them again!

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    France
    Age 45 - 54

    5 hearts
    April 2019

    An exceptional welcome, a very quiet room that overlooks a very nice garden and very pleasant guests that ask for more to spend an unforgettable stay. Thanks to Rossella and Luigi we’ll be back soon.

    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Mrossella in ,

    Grazie ragazze....ci siamo trovati molto bene anche noi...l'abbiamo scritto nella relazione ed abbiamo anche scritto...."ritornate quando volete"!!!!! Un caro saluto e buon proseguimento!! Rossella, Luigi e Rex

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    Russia
    Age 25 - 34

    5 hearts
    March 2018

    It was so great to stay with Mrossella and her husband Luigi. They are super hospitable and we feel like real guests. They met us and lead to the house. They have a very nice apartment on the hill, full of books and interesting things from over the world. They were very helpful and Luigi made a perfect coffee for us. To stay with them was a nice italian experience unfortunately it was just one night stay, we would like to return there again. Location is good, first you think that it is far away from the center but it is not, because there is a public lift from the hill.

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    Canada
    Age 25 - 34

    5 hearts
    February 2018

    Luigi and Rossella were both excellent hosts. They were able to give suggestions and directions for things to do around the city. Luigi speaks excellent English and makes excellent coffee. Their dog Rex is a playful, loveable sweetheart! The apartment is located in a very quiet area of Genoa, but a short distance from the city centre, so it's perfect!

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    Homestay Host Family Mrossella in ,

    Belinda was a truly exceptional host: discreet, quiet, very polite with people and animals, smiling, she visited many places .... she left us a really good memory and, if she will have the chance to come back, we will be happy and honored! Good continuation and happy holidays !! Rossella and Luigi

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    Italy
    Age 25 - 34

    5 hearts
    November 2017

    Accogliente e disponibile.
    Queste persone danno concretezza al piacere di viaggiare.

    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Mrossella in ,

    Non è difficile essere disponibili con persone con cui "a pelle" ti trovi benissimo....Francesco è una di quelle persone e spero proprio che ritorni!!!

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    Spain
    Age 25 - 34

    5 hearts
    October 2017

    Rossella y Luigi son dos personas muy amables, nos han hecho sentir muy cómodos desde el primer momento. Nos recogieron en la estación de tren y nos llevaron a casa, no sin antes pasar por un estupendo mirador desde el que se ve toda Génova. La casa tiene todo lo necesario y está bien situada.

    Tanto Rosella como Luigi te hacen sentir como en casa, nos han dado muchas facilidades y recomendaciones de sitios para visitar y hemos tenido charlas muy interesantes. Su perro Kuki también es adorable.

    El alojamiento es muy recomendable para pasar unos días en Génova.

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    Netherlands
    Age 45 - 54

    5 hearts
    October 2017

    Very friendly and helpfull coupe in beautiful italian setting

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    United Kingdom
    Age 55 - 64

    5 hearts
    September 2017

    A lovely home, very central to Genoa but in a quiet area. Hosts were very helpful explaining how to get around and spoke good English.

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    United States
    Age 18 - 24

    5 hearts
    August 2017

    We loved our stay here! Excellently situated, very nice couple, lovely dog :)

    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Mrossella in ,

    Three smiling guys, very polite, very respectful: a pleasure to have them hosted !!!

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    Lithuania
    Age 18 - 24

    5 hearts
    June 2017

    This guest awarded the host 5 hearts but didn’t leave any comments.

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