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Starhotels Savoia Excelsior Palace

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Riva del Mandracchio 4, 34124 Trieste, Italy
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Reims, France
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80 reviews 80 reviews
15 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you can take a suite with the seaview. In the evening have a bottle of champagne (not prosecco!) on your terrace overlooking the adriatic. The room is spacious, bed very large, bathroom old style marble in perfect condition. Staff friendly. Excellent barman does great after dinner drinks with "I'll have another" prices. Breakfast has everything you desire. Valet parking... More 

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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33 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very striking elegant hotel facing out to the sea. The room we had was very large, sea view is well worth paying for….excellent marble bathroom - good breakfast. The staff were very helpful both at the main desk and at the bar. The hotel is in an excellent location to explore Trieste, which is a different Italian city to other... More 

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Massachusetts
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154 reviews 154 reviews
83 hotel reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

We stayed at the Savoia Excelsior for 4 nights including New Year. Simple said, we treasure our stay at this hotel. The Manager, Mr. Riccardo Zanellotti personally greeted us at the front desk and took the time to give us a good orientation of the city for sightseeing and his best kept secrets places to eat. Excellent recommendations and a... More 

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Nashville
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112 reviews 112 reviews
30 hotel reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

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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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

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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13 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

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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54 reviews 54 reviews
27 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 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 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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Australia
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60 reviews 60 reviews
43 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 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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