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Palace Grand Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via L Manara 11, 21100 Varese, Italy
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Ranked #13 of 25 hotels in Varese
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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The Woods
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83 reviews 83 reviews
23 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

This hotel was obviously once very grand but now is a little tired. The decor shows its once grand status and the rooms are all very clean and we'll appointed. Staff and friendly, professional and helpful. my single room was bigger than some doubles I have stayed in in more modern establishments and the views of the mountains and lakes... More

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Pawleys Island, South Carolina
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Beautiful hotel with great views of Lake Varese. The rooms were clean, large and comfortable. Ask for a room overlooking the lake with a balcony. The hotel is old but full of charm and history and its name The Palace Grand Hotel Varese will not disappoint you. Breakfast was fair and dinner at the hotel was poor with a small... More

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Zurich
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143 reviews 143 reviews
112 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

I spent the night before my birthday in this hotel and was pleased with the choice. It’s located on a hill on a hill and our corner room had great views. Free parking is available on site. The rooms were a little old fashioned but nice. The bathroom was huge but only had a small shower. The food in the... More

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Melbourne
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

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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Bolivar
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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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65 reviews 65 reviews
25 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 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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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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Ottawa
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21 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
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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Address: Via L Manara 11, 21100 Varese, Italy
Location: Italy > Lombardy > Province of Varese > Varese
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Palace Grand Hotel 4*
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Palace Grand Varese
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Bar / Lounge 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
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#6 Luxury Hotel in Varese
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