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Palazzo Piccolomini

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Piazza Ranieri 36, Orvieto, Italy
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Ranked #7 of 28 hotels in Orvieto
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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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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Dublin, Ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

For several years we passed Piccolomini going to and from the elevator to the car park and always thought we would love to stay a night because it looked so attractive. This year we got our chance and in every respect it exceeded our expectations. It was way more beautiful inside than we had imagined with excellent service and the... More

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Merate, Italy
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I cannot speak highly enough of this hotel - great value for money. My family have stayed here twice a year for the past 12 years on our way to and from the south of Italy and we have always had a good experience. First of all, very convenient for the city centre with a car park ,which it has... More

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San Diego, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been staying here for more than a dozen years and each time I arrive, reservation or not, I am greeted with warmth, hugs and big smiles. This is a small, family owned hotel, once a palazzo to royal Italians. The rooms are simple, clean, different sizes, good beds and most of all, very responsive staff. The staff rarely changes... More

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Key Largo, Florida
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

and we could not have been happier with the reception we had when we arrived...front desk staff very nice, Jude, the all around person very helpful and very nice....the room nice and clean and the bed and pillows very comfortable...small as one normally expects in Europe, specially since this is a renovated "palazzo" parking not easy but the staff helps... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

The service was pretty awful. The front desk staff was unfriendly and not very helpful, even going so far as to insist that we didn't need a dinner reservation when we asked them to make one for us, and sending us to a restaurant that was full, and another that was closed. Turns out, a reservation would have been useful!... More

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dallas, tx
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I recently stayed at this hotel for eight nights while I was exploring Umbria by auto. The staff was very accommodating and helpful. The car parking area was a bit of a walk from the hotel and every morning one of the staff (generally the woman who takes care of the breakfast area and who is delightful) would have to... More

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Manhattan Beach
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for one night on our honeymoon while visiting Orvietto. It reminded me of a Spanish style villa and was on a quiet street about 5 minutes walk from all the action. I suggest taking the bus or taxi to the hotel though as it's a good mile up a hill to get there on... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Lovely room, great queen bed, great location. Nice to come home to after a day exploring lovely Orvieto. The staff were very friendly and obliging. Breakfast was very nice with a great selection. Definitely stay again.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

This was our second stay at Palazzo Piccolomini. We stayed again in a bright and airy 2 level suite, and again the bed was a little hard. As before, Jude and his staff were extremely helpful, making reservations for dining, and for wine tasting at a local vineyard. They kindly brought ice and wine glasses to our room each evening,... More

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Broomfield, Colorado
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Palazzo Piccolomini was a great stop on our tour around Italy. It is located right in the middle of Orvieto, an easy walk to see all of the sights. The staff was friendly and the rooms were great. I would definitely recommend a stay here.

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Address: Piazza Ranieri 36, Orvieto, Italy
Location: Italy > Umbria > Province of Terni > Orvieto
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Palazzo Piccolomini 4*
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Orvieto #5 Family Hotel in Orvieto #7 Romantic Hotel in Orvieto
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