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Grand Hotel et Des Palmes

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Roma 398, 90139 Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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Eskisehir, Turkey
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88 reviews 88 reviews
62 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I loved everything about the hotel as it reflects old world charm.The contact I had with the receptionists was extremely cordial.The room itself was very grand for a solo traveller and as regards breakfast It offered a good selection including the delicious Sicilian sweet cannoli.bus 101 from the train station goes through via Roma and there is a bus stop... More

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paris
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is big old hotel. It's currently undergoing some needed rennovation... Little imperfections (loose door knobs, flaking paint...) will be guilty of making this a 4 star and not 5 star hotel. The rooms are very spacious. Choose one that gives on the inner court for tranquility. The service is perfect. It is ideally placed, and everything is in walking... More

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Niseko
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel is a lovely old hotel that is terribly in need of a little Tender Loving Care. Located in the older part of Palermo near good restaurants and attractions. The actual hotel needs a good coat of paint, loo in our bathroom kept constantly running and the shower at 7pm took about 10 minutes to heat up. Not a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My parents and myself spent 4 days in hotel in august and were very satisfied. Hotel is very centrally located uet rooms are quit and tranquil. Rooms are delightfully furnished and spacious, staff very kind and attentive, good value for money☺😊😀 nice breakfast. We would definitely stay here again in such beautiful city.

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Carola_Caruso, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Grand Hotel et Des Palmes, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your opinions about your recent stay at the Grand Hotel et Des Palmes. We were pleased to read that you were satisfied with your experience at our hotel and we highly appreciate your kind comments in regard to our kindly and attentive staff. We were also happy to read that... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is simply beautiful. My daughter was awed by its huge Victorian rooms, marble floors, chandeliers, statues and air of historic elegance. Our room was enormous, old-fashioned and charming, with air-con and a luxurious bathroom, thank goodness, and a lovely breakfast (included in the price) was served in the stunning mirrored salon. We learned that this hotel saw all... More

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Carola_Caruso, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Grand Hotel et Des Palmes, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your feedback regarding your last stay at The Grand Hotel et Des Palmes. We would like to give you our most sincere thanks for the kind words you spent for our Hotel. Nothing give us more pleasure to hear we have fully met your expectations and to have left a good memory of your experience... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can not tell what I like the most about this hotel. Is it it's position which is absolutely central and so easy to visit Palermo by foot all day long ? Is it the spaces of the room ? Is it the decoration and the sensation that this hotel has stopped time around 1850 ? It's an absolute must... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A great stay Exceptionally friendly staff Great breakfast buffet; Classic interiors, especially the restaurants and halls Very nice rooms and bathrooms - high quality where it really matters The children loved the entire experience

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Mimmo F, Direttore at Grand Hotel et Des Palmes, responded to this review

Dear Guest, we wish to thank You very much for your time dedicated to write your impressions, anf for having chosen our hotel for your recent stay in Palermo. We are very happy to have satisfied your expectations and to have left a good memory of your experience with us. We look forward to welcoming you to our hotel once... More

Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

I don't normally post reviews, but after being asked specifically for one (albeit probably automatically generated), here goes. This hotel was outstanding for the price, which was 102€ per night. It is indeed a grand hotel, even if it has seen better days, but that just adds to its charm. The breakfast buffet was spectacular. Prosecco and cannoli for breakfast,... More

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Mimmo F, Direttore at Grand Hotel et Des Palmes, responded to this review

Dear Guest, we received your comments and we thank you very much for your time dedicated to write your impressions, which are basic for us to be able to grow and as exhortation to do our best. Moreover, we thank you for having chosen our hotel for your recent stay in Palermo. We are very sorry to know we haven’t... More

Cork
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We had a wonderfully relaxing stay there and would recommend it to all trip advisor fans . No wifi in the rooms ? no big deal ,who goes on holiday to surf the net !! Thanks again to all the friendly and helpful staff .

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Dear Guest, First of all thank you very much for taking the time to write your comments regarding your recent stay at our Hotel. We thank you also for have reccomended the Grand Hotel et Des Palmes to all the users of Tripadvisor and for your generous comments about the whole staff. We are very happy to have left a... More

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56 reviews 56 reviews
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

This hotel had a great location. It was a bit outside most of the noise, but still Close to great Places to eat and drink. The rooms were big, clean and the service was great. There are many good restaurant nearby, an I have to mention "Casablanca" - a bar/pub/eatery that became Our favorite Place because of the service and... More

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Dear Guest, First of all we would like to truly thank you for the beautiful words you wrote about your last stay at our Hotel. Nothing gives us more pleasure than to hear that we have fully met your expectations. As you have seen, the Grand Hotel Des Palmes, is characterized by its great location. From the hotel, in fact,... More

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Address: Via Roma 398, 90139 Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Palermo > Palermo
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Hotel Class:4 star — Grand Hotel et Des Palmes 4*
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LOCATED IN THE HISTORICAL CENTRE OF PALERMO, SICILYFounded in 1874 and renovated in 1907 by one of the great masters of the Art Nouveau Style, Ernesto Basile, the exquisite Grand Hotel Et Des Palmes hotel exudes historical charm. Grand decor of marble floors and antiques combine nicely with very latest technology to make your stay a memorable one. The recently restored restaurant, bar and banquet room can host all your personal and professional events in great style turning them into unforgettable moments. ... more   less 
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