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Hotel Tourist

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Lungomare G. Giardina, 90015 Cefalu, Sicily, Italy
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Ranked #18 of 35 hotels in Cefalu
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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Leintwardine
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9 reviews 9 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel in a quadruple room with our 2 children. The room was spacious with a small balcony and while the decor is a little dated, the rooms are spotless. This is a great hotel to stay in with children as the pool is a great size, never crowded and extremely clean. The children also really enjoyed... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Definitely would consider going back in the near future and recommend to friends and family, staff was very friendly and helpful , the breakfast and dinner were excellent and the pool area was real clean and nice kept

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
27 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This hotel is basic and old fashioned. The rooms are spacious but in need of updating. Breakfast was ok. Having a pool and private beach were the best things as hiring beds/umbrella can be expensive. The shower was very good and powerful. Staff were friendly and made sure things were clean and tidy

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here on a bed and breakfast basis we booked it directly with the hotel and they couldn't have been more helpfull the y even arranged for a taxi transfer to and from the airport Having been to Cefalu before but in another hotel we knew it was in a good spot about 10 mins into town ,our room... More

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Norfolk
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a 2 hour train journey from Palermo airport we arrived at the hotel quite late only to find that the shower hose in one of the rooms was split and the door looked as though it had been forced open! However the shower was mended straight away and we were offered another room because of the door. As the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Oh dear. This was probably the worst hotel experience we have had and very poor value for money. I have given this 2 stars and this is generous because the staff did at least try to remedy some of the issues (it seemed to me they were at the ready to do so, possibly they had heard it all before?).... More

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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41 reviews 41 reviews
36 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

We are a mature couple and have been on the road for 10 months. This hotel has been a great stay - we booked for 3 days and stayed a week. It is a good base to explore by car or train (an hour to Palermo) but as well it is situated well along the waterfront so is in a... More

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Lansing, Michigan
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152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

Due to a change of plans, we found ourselves trying to find lodging in Cefalu as we were driving there. We tried a few other places that were booked before we found the Hotel Tourist. The hotel is very clean, the balconies have great views, the beds are comfortable, there is a large pool, and there is beach access across... More

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wakefield
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65 reviews 65 reviews
34 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

Of our 3 hotels on our Sicily trip, this was the one we had least expectations of, but it was surprisingly good. The location is on the seafront at the western end of the resort and as the road is a dead end it was very quiet and peaceful. It's a pleasant 10-15 minutes stroll along the front to the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

The hotel was adequate for what we needed but it is nothing special, although the view from our room over-looking the bay was lovely. Generally, the hotel could do with a little modernisation and the walls are a little thin, however it is clean, the rooms are comfy and the staff are friendly. To be picky, it is slightly further... More

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Address: Lungomare G. Giardina, 90015 Cefalu, Sicily, Italy
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Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Palermo > Cefalu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Tourist 3*
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Tourist Hotel Cefalu
Hotel Tourist Cefalu, Sicily

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Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Swimming Pool
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#9 On the Beach Hotel in Cefalu
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Just a few metres from the sea, Hotel Tourist offers an equipped private beach and an outdoor pool. It is on Cefalù’s promenade and most rooms overlook the sea. The hotel’s restaurant specialises in international cuisine and Italian favourites, all accompanied by local wines. Rooms at Tourist Hotel are air conditioned and come with a flat-screen TV and a balcony. Some have either partial or full sea views. ... more   less 
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