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    Hotel Principe di Villafranca

    Via Giuseppina Turrisi Colonna 4, 90141, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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    • Excellent32%
    • Very good49%
    • Average14%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible1%
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    “quirky art” (2 reviews)
    “drawer space” (2 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 172 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    The hotel is located in a cool neighbourhood, which is an easy walk to a wide variety of shops, bars and restaurants. The place has a cool vibe but is smaller than it looked in photos. The rooms are very clean and modern. The bathroom...More

    Thank Justine B
    Response from GiuliaBriguglia, Sales & Marketing Executive at Hotel Principe di VillafrancaResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Justine B, thank you so much for choosing Hotel Principe di Villafranca for your recent stay in Palermo. We are very happy that you were satisfied with this choice and have decided to share this very positive experience on Tripadvisor. We are delighted in...More

    Reviewed October 30, 2017

    We stayed here for 3 nights altogether in October and staff were friendly and helpful. Rooms are comfortable and well equipped. Bed comfortable and heating /airconditioning seemed effective. reception areas are spacious and well furnished. We were able to get to our room a little...More

    2  Thank Susan L
    Response from GiuliaBriguglia, Sales & Marketing Executive at Hotel Principe di VillafrancaResponded November 2, 2017

    Dear Susan L, thank you very much for sharing this excellent review! We are truly delighted in reading that everything about your recent stay experience was so pleasant and enjoyable. Thank you for highlighting the friendliness and helpfulness of our members of staff, the comfort...More

    Reviewed October 22, 2017

    Lovely oasis after a long day walking Palermo. Rooms were roomy and comfortable. Highly recommended. Central to Palermo. Easy walking distance to everything and close to some wonderful restaurants. Was not disappointed.More

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    3  Thank Katerina M
    Response from GiuliaBriguglia, Sales & Marketing Executive at Hotel Principe di VillafrancaResponded October 24, 2017

    Dear Katerina M, thank you so much for this excellent review. We are very happy that you appreciated the comfort and layout of rooms, and the very central location of the hotel - we were delighted in reading that our hotel was an oasis after...More

    Reviewed October 21, 2017

    Our group had a great experience here. The property is beginning to show its age just a bit, but the rooms are clean and we found the staff to be very helpful. It's a little outside of the historical center but is just a couple...More

    1  Thank sarahcateps
    Response from GiuliaBriguglia, Sales & Marketing Executive at Hotel Principe di VillafrancaResponded October 24, 2017

    Dear sarahcateps, thank you very much for your lovely review - we are really delighted that you had a fantastic group stay experience with us! Thank you for highlighting the perfect cleanliness of the property and the very helpful and friendly attitude of all staff...More

    Reviewed October 21, 2017

    The location was good, the staff was helpful in giving directions or booking restaurant reservations. It was great to have off street parking for our car. Unfortunately the neighborhood is old and dirty which I think distracts from the hotel facilities.More

    Thank evelynffowler
    Response from GiuliaBriguglia, Sales & Marketing Executive at Hotel Principe di VillafrancaResponded October 23, 2017

    Dear evelynffowler, thank you for sharing this review - we are very happy that you enjoyed the hotel location, the helpfulness of our staff and the hotel additional facilities such as our parking garage! With a view to the neighbourhood, I just wished to highlight...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
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    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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    • #10 Business Hotel in Palermo
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
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    Hetty52
    April 8, 2017|
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    Response from GiuliaBriguglia | Property representative |
    Dear Hetty52, the property is the immediate surroundings of Piazza Castelnuovo, some 2 km from the Central Station. Please do not hesitate to contact out Front Desk for any further request or information. Giulia... More
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    "No views as I am aware. Little difference between our standard and superior room"
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    "Quieter at the back of the hotel - small balcony and traditional shutters."
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