What does Benebenniu mean?Benebenniu means welcome in one of Sardinian dialects. Others say bene bennios , ennidos, etc. The point is - You are very welcome in our lovely B&B!
Is the B&B close to the Old Town and beach?
We are located in the very heart of Alghero Old Town. All the shops, restaurants, historical buildings are just right here.
The panoramic promenade is literally around the corner, and to the city beach (Lido San Giovanni) are 15 minutes by foot. A Google map is available on the site’s “Contact us” page.
B&B is a 3 minute walk away from the Airport bus (Al.F.A) and other buses stop.
How big are your rooms? Are bathrooms shared?
The rooms are large, approximately 18 m2 each, not including the spacious private bathrooms. Each room has it's own bathroom.
Read more information about rooms here.
Do you have rooms for persons with disabilities?Unfortunately, we do not have special rooms for persons with disabilities. Our B&B is on the 2nd floor and in this historical building is impossible to build in an elevator.
On which floor is the B&B? Is there an elevator?B&B is on the 2nd floor of the building, counting ground floor (no stairs), first floor and second floor. There is no elevator.
Are animals permitted at the B&B?We do not allow animals and we will consider your reservation as null if you arrive with an animal with or without telling us.
Do you hav a B&B licence?Yes, we are officially registered B&B and we have a permission from the local municipality. Moreover our B&B has an official registration as affitta-camere (rooms for rent) of ditta individuale di Marija Luksite, registration number - P.IVA:02516750904.
How can I reserve a room at the B&B Benebenniu?
To reserve a room press a BOOK NOW button that you can see on various pages on our site. You will be redirected to our booking engine website (the address in your browser bar should look as: https://admin.xotelia.com/BS/bbbenebenniu/...).
Once in our booking engine read attentively all the information provided and select desired dates. All rooms available for the selected dates will appear. Choose the room(s) and press "Next step". Fill in all the required information, tick the "I have read and agreed to the terms and conditions" statement and press "Next step".
Fill in your debit or credit card information for the pre-authorisation and conclude the reservation. Read attentively the confirmation e-mail.
Alternatively, you can write us a request on email@example.com, or call on 0039 380 1746726 or 0039 393 2836269 (also on WhatsApp), providing us with all the necessary information and making an advance payment of 30% from the reservation price via bank or PayPal transfer.
How can I cancel a reservation the B&B Benebenniu?
To cancel a reservation just write us an email on firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 0039 380 1746726 or 0039 393 2836269 (also on WhatsApp).
You can cancel the reservation and receive the advance payment refund (subject to transfer costs) up until 7 days in advance your scheduled arrival. If the reservation is cancelled later than 7 days in advance or in case of no-show (cancellation without any notice) the advance payment is not refundable.
Am I guaranteed to stay in the exact room that I reserved?In extremely rare cases it is possible that for logistical reasons you will be provided with a different room equipped with the same amenities or better. However, we will do our best for you to stay in the room you have chosen in advance.
What is included in the price?
The price in euro includes room charge + VAT (single, double or triple occupancy per night). Alghero city tax (0,25 cent from October to end of April; 0,50 euro from May to end of September) is not included.
For this price, we provide breakfast and a daily room refreshment (bed and bathroom). WiFi, use of air-conditioner, TV, kettle and hair-dryer is also included in the price.
Do you require an advance payment or security deposit?
We will ask for your debit or credit card details to pre-authorise 30% of the reservation price (“freeze” the 30%) on it. It is done in order to secure the reservation f or late cancellation or no-show cases.
If you do not have a debit or credit card, it is still possible to reserve with us. Please, send us an e-mail on email@example.com with your inquiry. We will require 30% advance payment via bank or PayPal transfer.
Do you accept debit and credit cards?Yes, we accept major debit and credit cards.
Do you offer any discounts?
Where can we park our car near the B&B?
Please pay attention that the B&B Benebenniu is in the pedestrian zone. Entrance by car with non-residents number plate (basically any rental car) is allowed only from 8:00 to 10:30 and 14:30 to 16:30. During this hours no parking is allowed - just ashort stay to drop off or load in the luggage.
You will need to search a parking place nearby.
There are on street parking places near the Old Town approximately 5 minute walk away from the B&B. For example, on the "Lungomare Dante" (blue lines). Directions from there to the B&B Benebenniu here.
Or you can try to find parking place on any parallel street (Via Fratelli Kennedy; Via Sassari, etc.).
Pay attention, that white lines on the street indicate parking places free of charge, blue lines – parking places for charge, yellow – do not park there.
The easiest parking is near the Port of Alghero on Piazzale della Pace. In a daytime there are both white and blue lines. In certain hours, like siesta hours (14:00 to 16:00) and overnight (24:00 to 8:00) all parking places (white and blue) are free of charge. Piazzale della Pace is just 7 to 10 walking minutes away. Directions to the B&B here
In high season months (July, August) and during festivities it might be hard to find parking. The city gets very busy with visitors.
How to get to the B&B from (to) the Airport by Bus?
A public bus (AL.F.A.) departs from the Airport once an hour at exact hour (i.e. 10:00, 11:00, 12:00 etc.). Tickets can be bought at the Airport (ticket machine in the Airport building near the toilets) or from the driver. The one way ticket costs approximately 1,50 euro.
The bus stop at the Airport is exiting the building on your right. The trip to town takes approximately 25 minutes. The final stop is via Catalunya which is a 3-minute walk to the B&B Benebenniu. Walking directions here.
The same bus brings you to the Airport from the same exact stop. The bus departs once an hour, at half past (i.e. 10:30, 11:30, 12:30 etc.). Tickets can be bought from the biglietteria near the bus stop, any tabbachino or from the driver.
How to get to the B&B from the Bus station?If you arrive to Alghero by bus from another town the Bus station or rather the Bus stop is in via Catalunya. It's a 3-minute walk to the B&B. Walking directions here.
How to get to the B&B from the Train station?
From the Train station, it will take you some 20-30 minutes to walk to the B&B. Walking directions to the B&B Benebenniu here.
Alternatively you can wait for the public bus (AL.F.A.) or any other bus that stops in via Catalunya stop (the main bus stop in Alghero). Tickets can be bought from the biglietteria near the bus stop, any tabbachino or from the driver. The one way ticket costs approximately 1,50 euro.
Your stop is via Catalunya which is a 3-minute walk to the B&B Benebenniu. Walking directions here.
How much would it cost to get to the B&B from the airport by Taxi?
Taxis are waiting at the exit from the airport. A ride to Alghero Old Town might cost around 30-35 euro. Please, pay attention, that not all taxis can enter the Limited traffic zone of the Alghero Old Town, and you still might need to drag your luggage till the check in.
If you are considering taxi, we would rather suggest "Exclusive pick-up from the airport" provided by our trusted licenced driver. He will wait for you at the arrivals and bring you directly to the check in. It will cost 25-27 euro.
Do you offer transfer from/to the Airport?
We offer "Exclusive pick-up from the airport" provided by our trusted licenced driver. He will wait for you at the arrivals and bring you directly to the check in. It will cost 25-27 euro.
Moreover, in collaboration with the Alghero Concierge upon request and availability we provide a MEET & GREET at the airport and short ORIENTATION TOUR, to introduce you to Alghero so you can get orientated fast.
This service costs 29,00 euro and includes the free transfer to the B&B.
What time and where is check-in and check-out?
NB: We are not at the B&B all the time!
Do not forget to communicate your arrival time in advance for arranging the check-in. If you arrive earlier than the agreed in advance time, please call us to check if the room is already available and is ready for an earlier check-in.
Normally, check-in is from 15:30 to 22:30. Check-out is before 10:00.
! Supplement of 20 euro is required for check in after 22:30. Supplement to be paid upon arrival.
Can we check-in earlier or check-out later?
Informing us in advance it is possible to arrive earlier (NB: We are not at the B&B all the time!), leaving your suitcases and taking your room keys. As soon as the room is prepared to accommodate you, you can come back for full check in.
Unfortunately, it is impossible to check-out later, however we allow our guests to store their suitcases at the B&B or Alghero Concierge free Tourist assistance office until picking them up later during the day.
Can we check in any time? Do we have to agree about the time?
Do not forget to communicate your arrival time in advance for arranging the check-in. We are not at the B&B all the time! If you arrive earlier than the agreed in advance time, please call us to check if the room is already available and is ready for an earlier check-in. ! Supplement of 20 euro is required for check in after 22:30. Supplement to be paid upon arrival.
Alghero Concierge will lead you to the B&B, show you your room and provide with the keys, give you all great advice on restaurants, what to do and what to see in Alghero. We are glad to provide you with this professional help to really get the best of Alghero during your stay in our B&B.
What kind of breakfast do you offer?
Breakfast is included in the price of the room. Our kitchen is equipped with a large table that seats up to 6 people comfortably.
Menu: Coffee or tea, juice, milk. Fresh bread and pastry, boiled eggs, at least two types of meats and cheeses, butter, marmalade, Nutella, honey, yoghurt, cereals and musly, fresh vegetables and fruits upon availability.
We do not normally offer special vegetarian, vegan, gluten free or diary free breakfasts. If you have a food allergy, let us know in advance and will take care to buy special products.
Do you provide daily cleaning of the room?
We provide daily room cleaning only upon request.
Towels and linen are changed on the fourth day of your stay.
If you prefer daily or more frequent towel and/or linen change, it is also possible upon request and will cost extra 4 euro for towel set or linen set change or 8 euro for a complete change.
Do you provide with beach towels and other beach equipment?
If you will need beach towels during your stay in our B&B, please just let us know beforehand your arrival. We will provide you with beach towels free of charge.
In our B&B, we also have all kinds of parasols, games, books, balls, hats, etc. available for our guests free of any charge to enjoy their time at the beach.
Do you have WiFi connection at the B&B?
Yes, we have WiFi at the B&B and it is free of charge for our guests. It is an ADSL connection, which means the speed sometimes could be better... Yet it is always sufficient for checking e-mails and browsing. Normally WiFi arrives also to all guests rooms (in the room with the balcony the signal is the weakest), however the best connection is in the common room where the rooter stands.
Do you have telephones in the rooms?No.
Do you have satelite TV at the B&B?Unfortunately we cannot offer satelite TV yet, but each room has flat-screen that shows simple digital TV/radio.
Who is Algehro Concierge?
Alghero Concierge is a free Tourist assistance office.
The B&B Benebenniu is collaborating with the Alghero Concierge, because it helps us offer our guests much better service and enhance their experience in Alghero.
In fact, now upon your arrival Alghero Concierge will lead you to the B&B, show you your room and provide with the keys, give you all great advice on restaurants, what to do and what to see in Alghero. We are glad to provide you with this professional help to really get the best of Alghero during your stay in our B&B.
NB! The address for the check in is: via G. Ferret 54 at the Alghero Concierge free Tourist assistance office (just around the corner from the B&B!). Do not forget to communicate your arrival time in advance for arranging the check-in.
I have more questions....Write us an e-mail on firstname.lastname@example.org, contact us via Facebook page or call +39 380 1746726 or +39 393 2836269 (also on WhatsApp).