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Grand Hotel Arciduca

#4 of 33 Hotels in Lipari
Certificate of Excellence
Via Giuseppe Franza Lipari, 98055 Sicily, Italy
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Catania, Italy
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22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in this hotel for a conference with almost 40 people. The location is nice but not so practical, they hotel staff is very insensitive and don't care much to solve the problems of the participants. The main problem was the internet wi-fi which was not able to tackle with more than 8 or 10 connections at the same... More 

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GHALipari, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Grand Hotel Arciduca, responded to this review

Dear Visitor, We are sorry to tell you that you were not our guest as you were in another hotel and much less, you are not the one who has framed the contract and set with us terms and conditions to use our congress hall, therefore we retain that you are not able to give a proper judgment on our... More 

Ladner, Canada
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

The hotel shuttle picked us up at the port. It isn't a long walk to the hotel, but it was nice to avoid pulling our bags there. The hotel is lovely. We had a double room with a balcony in the main building. It was very clean and was kept that way throughout our stay. Hotel was quiet. The staff... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Outstanding experience in Grand hotel Arciduca, very impressed by this hotel. Rooms very comfortable with excellent amenities and delicious food.The hotel itself has got very good facilities and it is in a fantastic location as it is just 2 minutes walking from the city center and the sea but enough far from the noise of the nightlife. So I can... More 

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Ushuaia, Argentina
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

My family and I stayed at this hotel for 3 nights. The room was large enough for us and it had a big terrace. Centrally located-5 minute walk to town or water. Food was all made on the premises, including breakfast and desserts prepared by the nephew of the chef. He custom made a delicious birthday cake for me and... More 

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GHALipari, Direttore at Grand Hotel Arciduca, responded to this review

Dear Philomena, We thank you for your review, we really appreciate your kind words and excellent feedback. We do our best to always give our guests a very good service, high quality products and we are happy when we can make them feel like home. We look forward to welcoming you again very soon. With our best regards, the Management... More 

Oslo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

A nice, charming and quiet family hotel. Located within walkingdistance of shops and restaurants and the two harbours on Lipari. Great and friendly sercice. Nice swimmingpool and a good restaurant at the hotel. Our family of four had a very nice time here and we hope to come backe sometime :)

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GHALipari, Direttore at Grand Hotel Arciduca, responded to this review

Dear Guest We thank you for your feedback, we are so delighed that you enjoyed your stay with us and appreciated the Hotel, the restaurant and all our services. We would be very happy to welcome you and your family again for your next stay in Lipari! Kind regards and arrivederci! More 

Dublin, Ohio
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80 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We spent last week at this hotel in Lipari. The hotel is nicely situated. It is a few minutes away (walking) from the points of departure of various ports and also very close to restaurants and shops. They served a very nice breakfast in the morning which included a variety of meats, some egg (usually scrambled), cheeses, breads, pastries and... More 

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GHALipari, Direttore at Grand Hotel Arciduca, responded to this review

Dear Ness S., It was a great pleasure to have you as guest and we look forward to welcoming you and you family again at Arciduca Grand Hotel. Many thanks and ARRIVEDERCI ! More 

London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Hotel is in a great location- 5 min walk to anything you need in Lipari. The hotel was classy, yet great for my kids. Staff was extremely helpful. It had a nice family feel to it. The rooms were nice. We had 2 kids (8 and 9) and they added two beds for us. We could walk right out to... More 

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GHALipari, Direttore at Grand Hotel Arciduca, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience with the great Tripadvisor community and for your kind words and recommendations. We are delighted to know that you and your family spent an excellent stay at Arciduca Grand Hotel and hope to welcome you again very soon. Sincerely, the Management and the Staff. More 

Sydney
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

I loved it so much I went back! Everything you need in one place and the service was fantastic. Big mention to Nadia who is the beautician there and is world class! I would strongly recommend you visit Nadia at least once while you are there. All the staff were helpful and the food was great, fresh and natural. It... More 

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GHALipari, Direttore at Grand Hotel Arciduca, responded to this review

Dear Susan, It was a pleasure for us to welcome you again and we truly appreciate your kind words. We are happy that you enjoyed our beauty center , appreciated our bar & restaurant and loved our typical dishes. All our staff works to offer an excellent service! We hope to see you again next year. Thank you for your... More 

Evry, France
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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

This review is about the hotel and not the restaurant. The hotel was really nice, a big room, a charming bathroom and very useful ac. I really enjoyed my one-week stay in it! Single downside, the swimmingpool is very small, but, guys, there is sea all around!

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GHALipari, Direttore at Grand Hotel Arciduca, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for your review, we really appreciate it. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay at Arciduca Hotel and we hope to welcome you again in the future. Kind regards Mariella Fiorentino More 

Bangkok, Thailand
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

I would thoroughly recommend this hotel. The rooms were extremely clean and comfortable. The service was excellent, the staff is extremely pleasant and efficient. We had a really delicious meal in the restaurant which we were explained it was a traditional dish (Aeolian Salad) and a delicious pasta which I have never tasted before with squid ink. Definitely Hotel Arciduca... More 

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GHALipari, Direttore at Grand Hotel Arciduca, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel and restaurant, we truly appreciate it . We are delighted that you had a very pleasant stay at grand hotel Arciduca and loved our typical Sicilian dishes. All our staff works to offer an excellent service and cherish the guests, make them feel like home. We are happy... More 

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