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President Hotel Splendid

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Dietro Cappuccini, 10, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014
andrea12303 Island of Malta, Malta
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Island of Malta, Malta
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

it's our second time in this hotel. basic but enough; room was clean, beds were comfortable and a simple breakfast, same as any other hotel in sicily/italy. shower room was clean too and nothing to complain about. staff very helpful. this hotel is just 2 mins walk away from Porta Messina, the entrance to Corso Umberto, so it's very central.... More

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Tallinn, Estonia
15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

After reading all the reviews we were a bit worried that we are going to end up in the hostel type place. When we got there we were met by Franco (who doesn't leave you alone until you get a drink :)) He was very friendly. Our room was slightly outdated but we weren't hoping to get in to Four... More

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1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The hotel is very outdated, it is in very bad need of a re vamp, it is like something from 100years ago. Our view that should have been a sea view was a view looking into the room of the house across from us. The hotel was full of students and it was one of the noisiest hotels I have... More

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Alexander City
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Towels are only replaced once a week, and even then, it was told to us that they were not bleached between each use. So for all you know, you're getting a stranger's used towel that has just been muddled in dirty water and dried. Secondly, don't expect a sheet on the bed or anything close to a pillow. Thirdly, bathroom... More

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Oslo, Norway
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Clean, pool, good prices, free wifi in the lounge, central, quiet, big balcony on top floor... The breakfast was OK, but I rather went to BamBar for a great granita and a brioche. Helpful staff, new towels everyday. OK beds. Good location.

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2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Beware of the owner's outlandish pets. My husband was eaten by a crocodile while swimming in the pool.They then refused to offer a refund for the last three nights he did not use. The tea was not up to standard. I very nice area to visit but spoilt by wildlife. I shall not visit again unless they provide a good... More

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Singapore, Singapore
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

If you think like me that a hotel is a place to dump your luggage while you tour the city and a place to crash when you are dead tired, then this is the hotel for you. It is inexpensive compared to other hotels in Taormina. It is within 5 minutes walk from Corso Umberto, which is the main street... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

We bought a cheapish last minute trip and chose solely based on the location of the hotel, which is central. We did not expect anything else. But we got a room with a sea view :) The room was clean and OK, all the necessary things were there (e.g. hair dryer, clothes hangers). The street noise was quite loud, but... More

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Dundalk, Ireland
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

Stayed in Sept 2013 for 4 nights. Found the hotel to be basic. On the plus side its in a good location, the pool area is quite small but perfectly fine and the rooms were very clean. The balcony although extremely small had a nice view of the bay and Mt Etna. On the negative side the lift was tiny,... More

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St. Johns, Newfoundland
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

A hotel voucher service took us from airport to the hotel and the Australian woman did this was excellent. Many times we have had such a service; never has this included trips on the way to the hotel and again on the way back to the airport. We had written the hotel and asked to be upgraded and this was... More

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Address: Via Dietro Cappuccini, 10, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Messina > Taormina
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — President Hotel Splendid 3*
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President Hotel Splendid Taormina, Sicily

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