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Viola Palace Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Antonello da Messina 90, 98049 Villafranca Tirrena, Sicily, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Rio de Janeiro
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Hotel is new and modern, with a good staff and clean rooms. If you need to go to messina, you need to rent a car because there aren´t taxis in the are and transfer is very expensive. Breakfast is ok, not so good.

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Vevey, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Excellent service and customer oriented staff. Room well equipped and spacious. Excellent food. Clean mainly business hotel. located in a former industrial area and build before the construction of the highway but recently fully renovated. Amazing emotional shower ! Give it a try !

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Belgrade, Serbia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

We stayed for 9 days. Hotel is new and modern, not far from Messina (20 km). Room was very nice with great furniture, bathroom is big and well equipped, cleaning stuff were cleaning the room on daily bases, wifi was working fine, air condition too. Hotel stuff was very pleasant and professional. Hotel have its own parking space. Generally it... More

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Genoa, Italy
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72 reviews 72 reviews
37 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

I have spent one night at this hotel during a business trip. The staff at the reception were friendly and pofessional and same I can say of the restaurant who waited for our late evening arrival and provided us with a quality dinner. Rooms a bit basic thus confortable and equipped with A/C and a good tshower. Outside a free... More

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Morgantown, West Virginia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013

I only stayed at the Viola Palace a few nights while in Sicily, but my experience there was great. The hotel was clean and the staff provided excellent service. I wouldn't say Villafranca Tirrena is much of a tourist attraction, however the staff went the extra mile by providing an agenda of activities for the duration of our stay.The owner... More

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Barcelona, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013

The hotel is clean, offers great service, has easy access from the highway and plenty of parking, fast internet and a great breakfast. I could not ask for more during a business trip. The road near the hotel is not great for walking.

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012

While on a sightseeing trip through Sicily, we stayed in this Hotel for two nights. The Hotel is situated right between the Autostrada, another big road and a gas station and overlooks an industrial park. Rooms are clean and breakfast was ok. Nothing fancy though. If you stay for more than one night, you might want to go out for... More

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Parma, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

I have been using the Viola for both business and personal trips since it reopened after refurbishment...... the staff are wonderful and make me feel at home every time, although it is not ideally situated for a beach holòiday it is only a 15 minute walk from the Villafranca beach and 20 minutes by car from the Tonnara at Milazzo.... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012

Service at the hotel was fantastic, breakfast was good and nothing was too much to ask. We were there to visit family in the town, the surroundings of the hotel are not great and the beach is not a beach to go swimming in. However, we had a car and found everything we needed not too far away.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

The hotel itself is worth the inexpensive price but it is not a resort location, it is across from the industrial park and in front of the highway. The restaurant is the only place to eat but the food is rather good. The hotel owner and staff are very friendly and will help with your directions when you leave.

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Address: Via Antonello da Messina 90, 98049 Villafranca Tirrena, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Messina > Villafranca Tirrena
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Viola Palace Hotel 4*
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Bar / Lounge Beach Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access
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"Il Viola Palace Hotel" is located in Messina, near North motorway to Messina - Villafranca Tirrena, renovated and expanded in 2009 with 4-star the hotel represents an ideal accommodation either for business or leisure guests because near the most important artistic and religious places of Messina and Tyrrhenian and Ionian Coast (Aeolian Islands, Taormina, Etna). The Hotel is composed of 42 comfortable rooms with Superior / Standard including 31 with shower, 8 with bath, and 3 with hydro-massage shower soundproofed and equipped with every comfort. ... more   less 
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