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Bay Palace Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Nazionale 114, 98030 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Ranked #70 of 88 hotels in Taormina
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Swindon
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Just completed a week at this hotel in July 14. Having read the reviews people either like it or hate it, we liked it. The first experience was arriving in our hire car and trying to get parked. The drive is narrow and steep and the smell of slipping clutches could often be smelt. The so called argry man helped... More

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West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Having read the mixed reviews, we weren't sure what to expect. Overall, however, we couldn't fault the hotel and were very impressed. Staff were very hospital, in particular the manager was very welcoming. The hotel is in a good location, very close to the beach, supermarket and the funicular to take you to the town (which is stunning). Views from... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The worst hotel that i ever been!!!! The hotel owner is old and completely crazy, is not aloud us to take water to the room or even our shampoo!!! He took it from us, I never saw something similar!! The rooms are small and old the mattress bed make me suffer for 4 night. I can say that the owner... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We had the privilege of spending 4 nights in Bay Palace hotel in the beginning of May 2014. We found this hotel pleasant, clean, great atmosphere, beautiful view, staff very kind and ready to help, and good food (half board).

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54 reviews 54 reviews
8 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Room was quite narrow and very dated - broken shower head, overloaded and exposed electric plugs, dodgy old furniture etc. Everything basically worked (and I don't spend much time in my hotel room except for sleeping anyway), but the whole place could do with some serious modernisation. Would expect more for the 4 star price we paid. Had a bit... More

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Modiin, Israel
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

This is an old hotel, which most rooms are small and old. The food was bad and variety. The service from the hotel management was bad.In addition, the hotel internet service was poor, most of the time it was not possible to use the Internet in the free zone. Even if you have no choice - Do not go to... More

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

View from room was lovely and staff very friendly. However, bathrooms shabby , breakfast poor for 4 star hotel, balcony in shade so not used. Limited where I could go and eat in evening as solo traveller. 20 schoolchildren stayed two nights, very noisy, was like being in a youth hostel. Wifi only in public area so felt very isolated.... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

we were a part of a group, and we "won" a terrible service. they forbid us to bring water and snack in to room that we stay !! they let us eat on breakfast only one croissant and one egg.... !! at the evening they forced us to wait half hour to dinner - sitting and waiting... the place has... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Good location. B u t ... - the rooms are poor...public wi-fi almost doesn't exist, The food in the hotel is awful . The facilities in the hotel are poor! . .The owner is angry, antipathetic. Doesn't agree to bring water or food to the hotel ... It was not a pleasant staying ...

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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

I stayed there for a week in summer of 2013. The hotel is clean, the staff friendly, the breakfast very good, and the room quiet and comfortable. The only problem I had was with the internet which is not available in the room - I had to go down to the lobby to use it. Later, I learned that this... More

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Address: Via Nazionale 114, 98030 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Messina > Taormina
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Bay Palace Hotel 4*
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