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Starhotels Savoia Excelsior Palace

4.0 of 5 Riva del Mandracchio 4, 34124 Trieste, Italy
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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110 reviews 110 reviews
30 hotel reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This grande dame of a hotel reposes on the edge of the Adriatic in Trieste, adjacent to the lovely Borgo Teresiano section of the city center. Elegant in its Neo-Classical design, you can’t help but feel special as you step into the elegant lobby. The staff is efficient and friendly, including valet parking. Our triple room with balcony overlooked the... More 

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Seattle
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Savoia Excelsior is a wonderful hotel in every way. Upon check-in, we were upgraded to a large room (without asking) with a view of the harbor. The space was beautifully decorated in an art deco style and looked like Jean Harlow should have been lounging on the sofa. There was a balcony that allowed us to wave to the... More 

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Delray Beach, Florida
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67 reviews 67 reviews
13 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great hotel and right in the middle of this wonderful city. I could not believe that when we checked in there was a young man from the USA as part of the concierge team and was so helpful during our stay. Everybody was helpful. The room was beautiful and overlooked the bay and was so spacious. We were... More 

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Astana, Kazakhstan
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51 reviews 51 reviews
26 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

My family and I stayed here over Christmas 2014. The rooms are clean, nicely furnished and well maintained with sufficient closet space and an in-room safe. Although there is no iron or ironing board in the room, after calling the front desk, one was provided within a few minutes. The library is a great place to relax at the end... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Nice old ambience, well maintained rooms and great bathrooms. Right in the heart of town never the governors palace, and most attractions are within walking distance. Across the road on the water front. Good buffet breakfast, and liked the lunch

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Boston, MA
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We recently stayed in a junior suite which we paid for (not an upgrade). The suite itself is OK, beautiful view over the bay but room suite 425 remained cold however much we increased the heat. We also discovered that the FREE internet is only for basic internet not full internet which you expect from a hotel of this standard.... More 

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42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

It was just one nights stay, too short but sufficient time to experience this grand hotel. Perfectly located. Welcoming staff. Spotlessly clean. Excellent value. I feel a little sorry for the other hotels in town as the Savoia will clearly become if it's not yet already the no 1 choice in Trieste. A balcony room overlooking the Adriatic will top... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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152 reviews 152 reviews
40 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

The image is an elegant hotel situated at the waterfront while still in the central city. So I expected a lot and was basically disappointed. Most of the rooms have a view at the harbour area. When checking in, I did not make any special requests and got one of the smallest rooms in the back seeing nothing outside. The... More 

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San Diego, California
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46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The Excelsior Palace is just way its name sounds: classically elegant in a wonderful location on the Trieste waterfront, a short walk from the central plaza. And yet, with all that, the prices were reasonable, maybe because Trieste is somewhat off the beaten tourist path. The staff were all great. Couldn't ask for a better experience.

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Clearwater, Florida
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

This hotel is an experience you should have if you are lucky enough to stay in the beautiful, clean and charming city of Trieste! My husband and I stayed for 1 week in September. The staff are very warm and charming when you need anything. Special thanks to Mateo on checking in and extra bath products! Thank you also to... More 

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Address: Riva del Mandracchio 4, 34124 Trieste, Italy
Location: Italy > Friuli Venezia Giulia > Province of Trieste > Trieste
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Starhotels Savoia Excelsior Palace 4*
Number of rooms: 144
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