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Hotel Porta Felice

4.0 of 5 Via Butera, 35/47, 90133 Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel was very clean and breakfast in the rooftop restaurant was great. I would not stay here again due to the horrible location and very noisy street. Although located in back lane, it is very noisy with vehicles and motorbikes. Also had issues when we decided to shorten our stay, not as much to do in Palermo as we... More 

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Pershore, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having previously read a few reviews about this hotel, I have to agree with most of what has been written. On arrival we were warmly greeted by the receptionist on duty who promptly and without having to ask, upgraded us to a very nice suite, which although it faced the street was not unduly noisy. The suite consisted of two... More 

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Daniela F, Direttore at Hotel Porta Felice, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your review and your time ! We are very happy to hear that you felt very well with us ! Hoping to see you again in our hotel , we send best regards More 

London
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36 reviews 36 reviews
14 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I had read that this hotel was very good, but in a rather scary area. Can confirm the former - it is a lovely hotel. we stayed in a superior room and it was a large, beautifully appointed, well furnished room, with very comfortable bed. Breakfast (and dinner), which was taken on the top (fourth) floor of the hotel, with... More 

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Daniela F, Direttore at Hotel Porta Felice, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you very much for your time and your appreciation. We hope you'll stay again with us and we send our best regards More 

Bristol, United Kingdom
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

A charming hotel ... with friendly and efficient service. We were amazed at the size of our room (a deluxe double) with equally spacious marble bathroom! We were at the front of the hotel so tended to get a bit of street noise (but not unexpected in Italy) but could shut this out with shutters and air con. The roof... More 

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Daniela F, Direttore at Hotel Porta Felice, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you very much for your review ! It has been a pleasure for us to hear about you appreciation for the hotel and all the services. This is a boutique hotel, so the common spaces are not very large...this is the reason why the most part fo our guests prefers to relax on the beatiful terrace with... More 

Brooklyn, New York
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We, my husband and my parents - all veteran travelers, enjoyed our 4-night stay here. We liked being in a quiet part of town and there were plenty of good restaurants within walking distance. The rooms were nice, the staff all friendly, helpful and responsive. Breakfast on the roof was a lovely way to start each day. An Italian friend... More 

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Daniela F, Direttore at Hotel Porta Felice, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you very much for your review ! Your appreciation helps us to improve ourselves every day We hope to meet you again and we send our best regards More 

Wyomissing, Pennsylvania, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

BEWARE......Booked the Hotel six months prior to departure through our travel agency. I was in contact with the hotel 4 weeks prior to departure to get a tour company recommendation. They responded with a suggestion therefore the concierge had my personal contact information in addition to our travel gent contact information. We departed JFK on Friday mid-afternoon; changed planes in... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Terrific hotel nice room and good service. However in the old part of town near the port. Not totally safe to walk around. Also way from the sites and central downtown area. The breakfast room on the top floor was nice as was the selection of food for breakfast

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Sydney, Australia
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We stayed 3 nights at Porta Felice on a first visit to Sicily. The hotel is modern with large, clean and quiet rooms. The location is in the old part of the city and the street outside is a little messy but much of the old city is like that. Breakfast was good and the staff helpful.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Our 7 night stay was nice, we had a large double room on the 3rd floor with a small balcony. There is no sea view from the hotel itself, so you’re looking at mountains, tops of buildings and churches. The balcony could have easy accommodated two chairs and it is unfortunate the hotel doesn’t provide this. The room was clean... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Firstly, DO NOT GET A TAXI FROM THE AIRPORT TO THIS HOTEL! It cost me 70 Euros! I only did this because I arrived on a late night flight and just wanted to get to the hotel as quickly as possible. There is a shuttle bus from the hotel to Palermo Centrale Station which will cost you 6.30 Euros. Almost... More 

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Address: Via Butera, 35/47, 90133 Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Palermo > Palermo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Porta Felice 4*
Number of rooms: 33
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