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Orientale

1.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Maqueda, 26, 90134 Palermo, Sicily, Italy (Palazzo Reale)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Prague, Czech Republic
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good location, nice people, clean room and quiet. Look forward to come back! It is not recommended to get on street after eleven, but it was perfectly ok too. It looks a bit scary, but an army and police is driving around the neighborhood all the time.

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27 reviews 27 reviews
25 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

I've been here maybe three times now, and this hotel is as good as ever - great location near the train station and not far from the centre, good fairly basic rooms in a historic palazzo with aircon, telly, nice dark-wood furniture, high ceilings, sympathetic colours on the walls. We didn't have time for breakfast but I sneaked a peak... More

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London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

An atmospheric place to stay and decent value in Palermo at around e30 single, e40 double. Right in the middle of the "centro storico": close to the station and Quattro Canti. There is inevitably ambient street noise - take earplugs if you're a light sleeper. Or stay in the new town. You enter through the ancient communal wooden doors off... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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68 reviews 68 reviews
16 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Very old building but very well kept and cleaned by the 2 brothers. We're in room 8 and Benito Mussolini actually slept in room 7. B'fast room ceiling is a master piece.Furniture reflects period.Fantastic location. Markets around the corner.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

We stayed here two nights. Arrived just before midnight and is nice and close to station. Building has character, but entrance way is unappealing - full of stray cats, garbage and cars. Dodgy location but secure. Rooms basic but are not serviced during your stay. Wouldn't stay again.

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

Whilst holidaying in Sicily we stayed in Palermo for a couple of days to see the sites and go to the opera at the Teatre Massimo. This hotel looks nothing from the outside, however it was wonderful once through the court yard and up the stairs. We usually go with family run properties as they generally provide that personal touch.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

Rooms are small, but large enough and clean Service is minimal, but available if you can exaggerate your hand gestures Building is old school, but full of history and is a great reminder of how the nobles lived Breakfast is continental, but filling Location is dodgy, but right next to the train station Price is low, and appropriate All in... More

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Kiev, Ukraine
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

If you would like to book rooms in Hotel Orientale - think twice before that! We made booking with the credit card in this hotel in September 2013 for 6 days, and due to the visa arrangements we tried to make changes in the booking. But Hotel Orientale cancelled the booking and CHARGED MY CREDIT CARD for 240 EUR (for... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

We arrived here this summer july and we got the most noisy room and it was impossible to sleep after 5 am.Luckily we got a more quiet one the next day.The location of the hotel is excellent if u like to roam around the city.My girlfriend really enjoyed staying there and the receptionist lady was very nice.However Palermo was very... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

The hotel is simple but also very cheap, if you consider that you are in the centre of Palermo Breakfast is italian so minimal The hotel should do their best to improve the Wifi, nowadays you have to go to the reception desk in order to get Wifi The building itself and the patio are gorgeous to see

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Address: Via Maqueda, 26, 90134 Palermo, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Palermo > Palermo > Palazzo Reale
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1 star — Orientale 1*
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