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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Three nights here in this Hilltop town of Erice. They went out of there way to accommodate us. Drove to the parking lot and helped with the bags. Made us scrambled eggs for breakfast. Nice warm staff. Do stay here instead of busy Trapani..

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 26, 2016

A little investment an some improvements could make this a winner. Unfortunately, until that happens, go elsewhere. WiFi only in a barely used common area, not in the rooms or breakfast area/dining room. Breakfast included instant cappuccino that was awful. Beds barely tolerable. Yes, it's inexpensive, but charming it's not. Such a shame. Value is good, but you get what... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2015

We found the staff to be very kind and most helpful and the location is excellent for exploring Erice. The rooms run small, a bit dark, water pressure and hot water were a bit low each morning on our visit (not a deal breaker), fine in the afternoon. WiFi really only worked off the lobby where there is also a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2015

very pleasant and helpful staff.Outstanding restaurant . Very nice hotel in a wonderful city and great views. Comfortable room, Erice is a small very old city located on a top of a hill. Very unique we had an outstanding expriance. Daphna and Alon Galili

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2015

This is really a nice little hotel. Run by a family. The season is fairly short from what I understand. And the hotel was closing for the winter shortly after we were to leave. Rooms were adequate and size but a little bit dark is been previously noted . The hairdryer work if you held it just right. Not really... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2015

The moderno is a small hotel facing a pedestrian cobblestone street. Simple and clean, the owner and staff are helpful. It's a little tough to believe the directional signs because they direct drivers down crazy narrow streets, but they are correct. bathrooms and breakfast are fine. There is a roof deck but it's small and not easy to access. For... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2015

This hotel is on cobbled streets within the walls of Erice. It's very well located for restaurants and shops. The room and bathroom were decent sized, but the room overall very dark. The front desk was extremely helpful and there is a nice restaurant that was great on a drizzly night. Erice gets a lot of day trippers and it... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2015

This is the feel that you get when you begin your climb up to the very small town of Erice. A fun spot to spend a day or two, and just walk the town as there is not very much to really see except the great old buildings and the views of the landscape far below the town. The hotel... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 12, 2015

Our bus began a steep ascent revealing an amazing view of the plains of Trapani, the sea, and the fortress atop Erice. The switchbacks gave everyone a turn at every view. In Erice, we walked through the ancient gate to the hotel and were warmly greeted. The altitude offered cooler weather and views to die for, but not from the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 24, 2015

All of Erice is beautiful. This hotel places you in the heart of ancient history. Our stay was comfortable and quiet. Breakfast was so stylishly done. Delicious, with many tempting selections. Do not hesitate to enjoy the hospitality here. Erice is a challenging location. 2,500 ft. above sea level. Steep streets, challenging walking. Well worth all of the effort. A... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Erice, with it's silvergray smooth roads, all of a joint of ancient stones, it's flower-filled courtyards, the tiles of the roofs made ​​opaque by time, embraces the modern Hotel Moderno that has only the name and the services, since the it's foundation dates back to the nineteenth century. Of this century it retains the elegance and hospitality worth of the old lodging traditions. The hotel has 40 rooms, for a total of 82 beds, equipped with heating, bathroom, telephone, TV, minibar and air conditioning. The hotel is decorated with simplicity and with a special attention to detail that puts the modern comforts in perfect harmony with the atmosphere and the places that surround the hotel. In addition, the entrance to pets is allowed. A roof terrace to spend time relaxing, captivated by the beauty of the panorama, especially at sunset, it becomes a unique framework. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Moderno

Address: Via Vittorio Emanuele no 63, 91016, Erice, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Trapani > Erice
Price Range: $75 - $134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Moderno 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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Also Known As:
Moderno Hotel Erice
Hotel Moderno Erice, Sicily
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