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Butera 28

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VA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Butera 28 is our favorite in all of Italy. The apartments, view and location see amazing. Nicolette really knows Palermo and makes the stay extra special. This is the second time we have stayed at Butera 28 and highly recommend you stay there too

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Butera 28 Apartments are housed in the Historic and important Palazzo which once was the home of the Titled Giuseppe Lampedusa, the Author of one of Sicilian greatest novels 'The Leopard'. The current owners,The Duke and Duchess Tomasi Lampedusa are extremely hospitable and caring guardians of Butera 28. Butera 28 is situated near the port in the Historic part of... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited in August 2015 and Palermo was heavy with heat and humidity. Fortunately, the apartment air conditioning was very effective. However, we did turn it off when we went out during the day. The rating is AVERAGE relative to other accommodation in Sicily and given the price. The area of the city is near the port. Tip - If... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

The Duke & Duchess are knowledgable, colorful & welcoming. The palazzo offers warm accommodation in historical surroundings. The cooking classes are an inside experience you will carry with you always & wish to share with those special to you. Book as soon as you can!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

I found Butera 28 in my Frommer's travel guidebook and was immediately interested. Once we decided this was the place for us I contacted Nicoletta who is an excellent communicator and always replied promptly to my emails. She was very accommodating upon our arrival as was Deborah, her lovely assistant. We also decided to take the Cooking with The Duchess... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Butera 28 is a quiet haven away from the noise and the grime of Palermo. Steeping through the huge door is a bit of a time slip. The rooms are all different in size but all decorated with antiques and stylish pieces from the past. Nicoletta Polo and her staff make sure that you are comfortable and feel welcome. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

We were a party of 7 females hosted by the Duke and Duchess in a variety of appartments, all with good bathroom and kitchen facitilies with the basics for breakfast provided. The sleeping rooms all had views and as you would expect of a 17th Century building, a number of period arhitectural features, furniture and of course comfortable beds. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

This quaint apartment tucked into the heart of Sicilian life is the only way to see this city,, easy walk to anywhere this city has too offer,the street food , restaurants ,and most attractions, if thats not good enough the owner / hostess is the best example of Sicilian friendliness. Although we didn't try a good example of Sicilian cooking,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

We loved staying in Butera 28 for our three nights in Palermo. Nicoletta is an impressively energetic and gracious hostess who genuinely wanted us to enjoy every aspect of our stay. She helped us find gluten-free options for my husband, invited us for a tour of the historic rooms of the palazzo, and generally made us feel very comfortable. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016

Wonderfully positioned; spacious accommodation and beautiful run by the welcoming and intellectually intersting couple Nicoletta and her husband the Duke and Dutchess. Hospitable and welcoming Butera 28 is a jewel of Palermo and sensibly priced. Do visit and you will never look back.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Eleven beautifully appointed apartments, with antique furnishings and all modern comforts, are located in an 18th century palazzo facing the wonderful bay of Palermo, in the heart of the Kalsa quarter. The apartments are also available for daily rent. The palace was the last home of prince Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa, author of The Leopard, and is now the home of his adoptive son, who oversaw its restoration. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Butera 28

Address: Via Butera 28, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Palermo > Palermo > Tribunali
Price Range: $56 - $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Butera 28 Hotel Palermo
Butera 28 Palermo, Sicily
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