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Federico II Palace Hotel

4.0 of 5 Contrada Salerno s/n, 94100 Enna, Sicily, Italy
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Juneau, Alaska
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

This hotel in great if you like upscale American type hotels It has everything but charm. It is well appointed, large rooms, helpful staff, an elegant décor. It was a little noisy, but that wasn't the hotels fault. The restaurant was very "posh" with two or three tuxedo clad wait staff to see to your every need. They even had... More 

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Dear Ronald, I wanted to thank you for the nice review and I'm very glad that you had a pleasant stay in our hotel. My best regards. Salvatore Catalano General Manager More 

Avellino, Italy
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45 reviews 45 reviews
16 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This hotel is world class - a pearl that is found in a small but beautiful province in sicily called Enna. The hotel is immaculate, beautiful, classic and brand new - the reception area is delightfully welcoming, the restuarant (one of around 4 in the hotel) on the reception is elegant and classically dressed - the reception staff are helpful... More 

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Daventry, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

The rooms were huge, very clean and well appointed. The hotel is in a quiet location but if you want to eat out you'd need a car or order a taxi as there is nowhere else within easy walking distance. Sited down a surprisingly tiny road which isn't easy to find. Car park a little small for the size of... More 

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Cupertino, California
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64 reviews 64 reviews
21 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

This is the first time the TA reviews failed me. I booked this hotel thinking it would be a welcome respite after four intense days of travel in a whirlwind trip around Sicily, giving us a nice place to stay away from a city center while allowing us to go visit Enna. We pulled in (driving) around 2 in the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

Modern hotel with excellent facilities with amazing views of Enna old town. This is a beautifully maintained hotel that has spacious modern rooms and common areas. Unlike many other hotels in Sicily this hotel 'works' although it does have a few quirks! If you are looking for a modern hotel with great facilities, good air conditioning and large clean pool... More 

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53 reviews 53 reviews
13 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

grand hotel, few years old, build in palace style but services not in line with this image very large rooms at low prices but a little bit cold only one waiter and the people of the reception could speak more than Italian dinner with large plates at very reasonable prices but very poor breakfast quite location but at 6 km... More 

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Essex, UK
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53 reviews 53 reviews
38 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Stayed here for one night only during a recent trip to Sicily. We missed the turning, but managed to turn around and go back again, down a small road. Hotel is very large and grand with ample parking. Took a while to check in as there was a group checking in before us and there was only one person on... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
14 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

This luxurious and big complex, located in the middle of waving grain fields, is probably good for conferences and weddings, but not so good for travellers who want to experience Sicilian hospitality. We were two members of a small group of travellers (on a Savouring Sicily Tour). Our welcome at reception was reasonable, but the delivery of luggage to the... More 

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Munich, Germany
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51 reviews 51 reviews
15 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

A highlight of this relatively new and luxurious big complex is the size of the rooms (including the balcony in most cases) - Breakfast of high standards and variety, attentive service both in the restaurant and at reception. A small defect might be the official checkout time of 10.00 a.m., however, when we asked about it before having consulted the... More 

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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59 reviews 59 reviews
42 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Hotel Federico II comes out the middle of nowhere in (lower) Enna. Very big hotel and no other stay around comparable right in the middle of Sicily. The rooms are almost gigantic in size but can cause a slightly "cold" feeling. Breakfast is ok, staff is friendly and speaks a fair English. Overall quality in the upper half, the hotel... More 

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Address: Contrada Salerno s/n, 94100 Enna, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Enna > Enna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Federico II Palace Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 109
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