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Hotel Columbia Palermo

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed at hotel Columbia for four nights during easter. our room was facing to a very small garden, no good view but it was quite, which we were happy. street side rooms might have a better view and sun shine. if you want sun shine in your room, i suggest you to request it. breakfast was good. Location is...

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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love this hotel - the staffs are so friendly and its so close to the central bus and train station- amazing breakfast and nice room located on the first floor - above all i love this hotel even though Friday night and Saturday night the music from the bar located near the hotel is so loud- I love the...

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Province of Palermo, Italy
Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

The room seemed to be a bit small but enough for 2 persons. Bathroom had a built in hair dryer but does not have hand soap or shampoo and conditioner. However, small and medium size towels were provided. There were extra pillow and blanket and small safe in the wardrobe. Tiny TV and air conditioner were also equipped. Staff are...

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Kent, CT
Reviewed October 9, 2016

Easy walking to all the great sights in Palermo, clean and comfortable, and what a great staff! They couldn't have been more helpful. They gave me a map and showed me where everything I wanted to see was located, made train and bus arrangements, and even directed me to the best place for gelato in town! I highly recommend this...

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Erica V, Direttore generale at Hotel Columbia Palermo, responded to this review

Dear guest! thanks for being with us, we make absolutely no trouble in handing over the rooms before check-in, if already clean, we know perfectly well, you face long trips and we try to cuddle upon arrival. We are always happy to recommend typical of Palermo to make you also discover the important culinary top of Palermo and make your...

Marsala, Italy
Reviewed October 8, 2016

Central, courteous staff, lovely rooms! As other reviewers have pointed out, the hotel is in a really excellent spot for visiting the historic city centre. We were also fortunate enough to have a beautiful view over Palermo´s rooftops from the window in our room. The room itself was clean and well-appointed. We enjoyed the decor- particularly that in the downstairs...

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Erica V, Direttore generale at Hotel Columbia Palermo, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your review, and we are happy that you appreciated the our style. Absolutely we will provide to put more fruits in breakfast, while we prefer use a sea fruits. We hope to see you again in our hotel. Greetings

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

This hotel is located steps from the Quattro Canti, prime location and walking distance to all the sites. The staff is friendly and helpful, especially one gentleman with blue eyes and curly hair (didn't get his name). If you're not going to stay here, definitely stay somewhere north of Via Vittoria Emanuele because I found the south side a bit...

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Erica V, Direttore generale at Hotel Columbia Palermo, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thanks for reviewing the hotel, thanks to Alexander, who was happy to give you all the information hoping, it made you discover Palermo, which is an eternal contrast between new and old. We hope you will return to d be our guest Yours sincerely

Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

We stayed two nights with my partner. Really nice and big room. Close took the ml city centre and teatro Massimo. Lots of Nights club in the neighbourhood. 5* for breakfast and staff. The guy is lovely really nice and helpful.

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Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Hi! I've been in this hotel for a long weekend in June 2016 during my daughter's wedding.. It's in a good position, close to the city center, clean and the staff really kind and polite. Delicious breakfast!!

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Wijk bij Duurstede, The Netherlands
Reviewed July 31, 2016

We were surprised by relation price-quality: excellent!! Plenty of space in our room, good beds, very clean. The hotel is modern behind an old façade. Very friendly, enthusiastic and helpful staff. And last but not least: breakfast is super.

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Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

The hotel is very good placed in the old town. Everything is near. But be careful if you travel with car.on the web site I got the hotel, is was announced "with parking". But they do not have there own parking. They have a arrangement with a private garage which cost 15 euros per day. Wè also had problems with...

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Erica V, Direttore generale at Hotel Columbia Palermo, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thanks for your review, although in reality does not match a lot with what you asked for in hotels, namely that, from the room, you felt the noise of an air conditioner, not because it did not work, in fact it works perfettamente.Per give you peace of mind and vision there we spotato dispnibile in the only room...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel: Columbia Palermo Hotel is located in the heart of Palermo city centre, about 300 meters far from the Massimo theatre, the Cathedral, the Pretoria Square, Ballaro and Vucciria markets, only few steps from the Quattro Canti ( Vigliena Square). Situated in an historical palace of XIX century, entirely restyled, the Columbia Palermo Hotel offers a cosy and friendly atmosphere an all sorts of the most modern comforts. The Rooms: All 24 rooms are fully equipped with: private facilities and shower, hairdryer, TV color, mini bar, air conditioning, and WI-FI connection. Our service: Credit card, 24-hour reception desk, Rich international breakfast, Disabled persons room, Car-motorcycle-bike renting , WI-FI connection, Bar, Room service (part-time), Alarm call service, Cradle, Fax service, National newspapers (on demand), Arranged restaurants near the hotel, Private car parking. ... more   less 

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Address: Via del Celso 31/37, 90134, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Palermo > Palermo
Price Range: $47 - $267 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Columbia Palermo 2*
Number of rooms: 24
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#8 Best Value Hotel in Palermo
#12 Business Hotel in Palermo
#14 Family Hotel in Palermo
#20 Romantic Hotel in Palermo
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“garden side room doesn't get sun.”
849emely, yesterday | Read review
“in the center of the city and yet quiet”
hanneke1951, Jul 31, 2016 | Read review
“In a quiet street off a main thoroughfare.....didn't hear a thing at night despite the street market going on till the early hours”
Sharon_Wil, Jul 5, 2016 | Read review
“If a quiet room is important to you email ahead and request one”
DENISEV777, Oct 21, 2015 | Read review
“noisy noisy hotel - avoid if you want to sleep!”
489taniad, Aug 21, 2015 | Read review
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