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Palace Grand Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via L Manara 11, 21100 Varese, Italy
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Ranked #12 of 24 hotels in Varese
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hi, I spent just one night at this hotel in the first week of April. It was certainly pleasant. Did it wow me ? Well no - but that's ok. It was clean, functional, the staff were professional and the location was lovely. The view from my room was spectacular. Breakfast was fairly basic but again, that's ok - I... More

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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

We stayed in this hotel two nights for a trip to Lake Como. Although it was not in walking distance of Varese, it served our purpose just fine. Beautiful location. Excellent views from hotel of mountains and town below. Gave you the feeling of staying in a renovated castle or palace - very tall ceilings. Interesting decor, especially in lobby.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

The hotel is situated in the best place of Varese, that is an average North Italian city, where it's nothing to do, if you are not on a business trip. The hotel looks like a real palace - especially from the outside and from the social places (lobby, restaurant). Although the standard room is small and lacks some pleasant facilities... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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58 reviews 58 reviews
24 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

We stayed at this charming hotel as part of our Trafalgar tour. Location - good. View - excellent. Staff are friendly and always ready to assist (was not happy with our initial room and they did not hesitate to change it for us). Dinner was enjoyable and breakfast buffet acceptable. However, the building is in need of some maintenance.

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Linz, Austria
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013 via mobile

Staff was very helpful, friendly and the hotel is a charming old building. Location is good with a view of Lake Varese. VERY slow internet (this was important as I was on a business trip)...I ended up using my foreign mobile phone as a hotspot and it was expensive. Good restaurant, ok breakfast buffet. Would recommend.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013 via mobile

We stayed in this hotel as part of our Trafalgar tour. The hotel itself us grand and beautiful with a majestic carpeted staircase. The location was up on a hill and there is no way you could venture out on your own if you don't take a taxi. The hotel provides limited shuttle to the center area at flexible timing-... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

Good value. Basic hotel. Nice views. Small room. Limited menu in restaurant - same for lunch and dinner. Average breakfast but it was included in the rate. Small parking area. Building is in need of maintenance. Internet was very expensive at 17Eur and was intermittent.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013 via mobile

Business trip with 20 other colleagues. We all enjoyed this hotel and it's beautiful view on the lake. Very good breakfast. Lots of choices. Very good service. Very very small lift to the rooms. Good vibes

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Saskatoon, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

I loved this hotel. From the moment I stepped out onto my balcony, I new it would be hard to leave. We were in room #407. From the fantastic views to the old world charm, I absolutely fell in love. Our bathroom was definitely remodeled, nice, clean and new. The room itself was a bit outdated, but I felt that... More

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Bishops Stortford
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

It is really hard to reconcile this hotel's website - and most of the reviews - with the hotel we stayed in, as part of a large group. On arrival, the impression from the outside was quite good - a grand hotel from the turn of the 20th century. But once inside, it was like winding back time to some... More

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Additional Information about Palace Grand Hotel

Also Known As:
Palace Grand Varese
Hotel Palace Grand
Address: Via L Manara 11, 21100 Varese, Italy
Location: Italy > Lombardy > Province of Varese > Varese
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#6 Luxury Hotel in Varese
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Palace Grand Hotel 4*
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