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| Approximately Two Blocks East of The Forum at The Intersection of Vico del Lupanare and Vico del Balcone Pensile, 80045 Pompeii, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

I was not interested in line up to see a brothel.. but if you get in the street you are forced to get inside in order to continue the visit...

Thank Cosmopolitan633366
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of the places to visit in Pompeii, it was crowded at the entrance. Some erotic paintings inside and small room for the action. Pompeii has 12000 habitants and 20 brothel.

Thank Magnusigbg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The brothel in Pompeii is not to be missed, if you go early morning you will not have to que to see, the stone beds, and the fresco's around the top, Many are disappointed I was not. Pompeii can be very hot but the buildings...More

1  Thank 181sandie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The first thing i noticed was the carriage wheel ruts in the cobblestone streets were deeper in front of this establishment that other places in Pompeii. Apparently there were more Lupanar than markets - not surprising for a port city. Be sure to see it...More

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is interesting place but shockingly tiny for the services they offered. You do not get much time to look around either. You are ushered through quite quickly. Which was a little disappointing.

Thank Ruth D
Reviewed 15 August 2018

The schoolboy in me was tempted by this building - the reality was less than titillating. First of all getting here - you follow your map only to find that the street you want to go down is blocked off and once inside you cannot...More

1  Thank Bmpaddy
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Brothels existed forever and this one in Pompeii is worth walking through just to see the paintings still visible on the walls. Bed bases of rock still there too... ouch

Thank wannabefoodcritic
Reviewed 28 June 2018

We visited twice to view, this year and last year and had a chuckle at the street sign/symbol which is quite prominent once you know what you are looking for ! Our guide also pointed a sign/symbol out on the pavement, so that visitors to...More

Thank HeatherMegaMauriFan
Reviewed 2 June 2018

Just getting in to the Lupanare is a trial. Six feet from the entrance is a flimsy barrier across the road with Signora Jobsworth forbidding passage entailing a 600 yard detour in 30C heat to arrive at the entrance. I could understand it if it...More

4  Thank wendyanddavid536
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Of all the spots in pompei, this is probably the biggest attraction. I went and saw the house, and there was quite a line. When there is a long line, the park attendant was asking everybody to just single file through, and to not stop....More

1  Thank luvmy32000
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