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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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Wyomissing, Pennsylvania, United States
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
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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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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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This hotel is superior in every way. Beautiful marble interior, incorporating the ancient Palermo stone into the architecture. The room was huge, impeccably and elegantly decorated with wood floors, grand dome ceiling, soothing colors, huge bathroom, marble balcony with great views. Breakfast is delicious, and served on the deck of the top floor with breathtaking views of the mountains of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Had 5 nights here , and enjoyed all of it.The Hotel is quiet and calm with very good facilities in the bedrooms and roof top terraced eating area(breakfast/night time restaurant).The staff are helpful, informative and sensitive to your needs.Front reception staff all have excellent spoken English. The 'block' where the Hotel is located, has a huge range of experiences, and... More 

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Lincolnshire, UK
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56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Not easy to find without a GPS, just off the coastal 'panoramic' street, this is a very nice, classic hotel. A single receptionist greets, with your details all to hand already. Large, very comfortable room in a modern style. Hotel is opposite Garibaldi,s house but the street is very quiet. Parking is available at 21 Euro per night! Tip -... More 

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Bunbury, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

The service was great , the staff spoke English very well . Room was clean and fresh as was the entire hotel . Breakfast was very good with an outstanding view . The location is very central to the old part of town .

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

Dear Guest, thank you so much for your splendid review. It has been a pleasure to make your stay unforgettable! We hope to see you again and we send our best regards More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Was pleasantly surprised when we arrived at this hotel, Despite being in very old part of Palermo it was a nice modern hotel with very well designed rooms. The bed was extremely comfortable and everything you would expect to have was available, The roof terrace was especially nice for breakfast and a drink before heading out in the evening. We... 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 and your suggestions, which help us to improve our service every day! We usually set the temperature from the reception but you can also set your favourite degrees from the room. Unfortunately there has been a problem with the air-conditioning during your stay and your room has been promptly changed with... 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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