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Cefalu Sea Palace

4.0 of 5 Lungomare G. Giardina, 90015 Cefalu, Sicily, Italy
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars NEW

Words cannot express what a wonderful hotel this is. The staff, view of the water, location, food and rooms are top notch. Truly a travel gem. We have been visiting this hotel since it opened and have never been disappointed. The owners, Mauro and Vitoria, take pride in making sure their guests are happy and the staff carries out their... More 

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Godalming, United Kingdom
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98 reviews 98 reviews
18 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

It is always difficult when writing a TA review to decide if it can be contextual i.e. make allowances for where the hotel / restaurant is. You would not think this would be an issue in Italy but the fact is that Italy is having a hard time, Southern Italy an even harder one and Sicily is below even that.... More 

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Wanlockhead, United Kingdom
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

As we had booked this holiday for our friends as well as ourselves, and Thomson's had never disappointed us over the years, we were confident everything would be excellent. The Hotel has an excellent location, and immaculate The staff are all very helpful and friendly .Cefalu is so pretty, and the people are so friendly, and helpful . We had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 via mobile

Loved every minute of our stay at The sea palace spotless clean,those cleaners work so hard.The reception staff were lovely ,we contacted them many times to arrange transfers and trips ,they definitely went the extra mile.Our room was lovely with the sea view.Breakfast was great lots of choice.We ate in the roof top restaurant beautiful setting.One down side our room... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

The hotel has an excellent location within easy walking distance to the old town and with the promenade and sandy beach just across the road from reception. Our room was spacious with a good view across the pool area to the sea. The room and the public areas were kept immaculately clean. The staff at reception, beach cafe and lounge/pool... More 

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Brunswick, Australia
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We think this hotel is up to 4 star standard. Reception staff were helpful and courteous, room was large and well appointed with a sea view and breakfast (included) was fine with both hot and cold buffet selections. The beach is immediately over the road and hotel services on the beach included chairs, beach umbrellas as well as bar and... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

October 2014. The hotel is nice and is in a good position not far from the old town of Cefalu. We stayed initially on a half board basis expecting to have good food from a four star hotel. The food at dinner was awful, we ate two nights there to see if there was any improvement, the second night was... More 

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Birmingham (UK)
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Fantastic hotel, very clean and the staff were both friendly and helpful. It is excellently located with a private part of the sandy beach to the front and the town around 10-15 minutes walk away. The rooms were large, airy and comfortable with a quiet and efficient air-con. The free use of a safe and beach towels were a small... More 

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We chose this hotel having already visited Cefalu last year when we stayed in the Hotel Tourist. Having had a bad experience there we thought the Sea Palace looked much better and decided to give it a go. Well we couldn't have been more wrong. What at first sight looks like a top class 4* Hotel reveals itself to be... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We were booked into a garden view room but were given a so-called upgrade to a sea-view. However, although we could see a bit of sea, the main view was a local car park and footpath to the town, which made sitting out on the balcony unpleasant as the car park and footpath were close and both busy with people... More 

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Address: Lungomare G. Giardina, 90015 Cefalu, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Palermo > Cefalu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Cefalu Sea Palace 4*
Number of rooms: 83
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Also Known As:
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Sea Palace Hotel Cefalu
Cefalu Sea Palace Sicily
Hotel Style:
#2 Spa Hotel in Cefalu
#2 Family Hotel in Cefalu
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Cefalu
#3 Luxury Hotel in Cefalu
#4 Romantic Hotel in Cefalu

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