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Palace Grand Hotel

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Certificate of Excellence

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#6 of 21 hotels in Varese
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Finding an ideal romantic hotel in Varese does not have to be difficult. Welcome to Palace Grand Hotel, a nice option for travelers like you. For those interested in checking out popular landmarks while visiting Varese, Palace Grand Hotel is located a short distance from Palazzo Pretorio (0.9 mi) and Chiesa di Sant'Antonio Abate (0.9 mi). Guest rooms offer a flat screen TV, air conditioning, and a minibar, and Palace Grand Hotel makes getting online easy as free wifi is available. You can also take advantage of some of the amenities offered by the hotel, including a 24 hour front desk, a concierge, and room service. In addition, guests can enjoy a pool and free breakfast during their visit. As an added convenience, there is free parking available to guests. When you’re feeling hungry, be sure to check out La Piedigrotta Ristorante e Pizzeria, Ristorante Colonne, and La Perla, which are some seafood restaurants that are popular with locals and out-of-towners alike. Varese is also home to Musei Civici di Villa Mirabello, a popular natural history museum that is not too far from Palace Grand Hotel. Palace Grand Hotel looks forward to welcoming you on your visit to Varese.
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Room service
Free parking
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Airport transportation
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Shuttle Bus Service
Tennis Court
Wheelchair access
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Minibar
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Great View

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62Somewhat walkable
Grade: 62 out of 100
45Restaurantswithin 0.75 miles
25Attractionswithin 0.75 miles
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In it's day was probably a very classy hotel but time take a toll, needs a bit of TLC in places but still very good. Rooms were large with decent beds and a large bathroom, shower worked but was a bit small. Second night of a motorcycle tour with good parking and decent bar prices. Group meal was OK with a good breakfast.
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OK the palace is a outside of town on the hill, free taxi service into Varese . Perhaps dated but a charming example of a former luxury hotel The staff were the best, customer service was above and beyond . Claudia on reception was amazingly helpful as we lost a passport in Milan Domi at the bar became a friend taking us to the police station in his own time . All the staff were friendly and made us welcome . Breakfast was an event to savior apart from only having a single coffee machine. Ate the once in the restaurant good high end cuisine .
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Location is excellent with free courtesy car into Varese centre. Rooms clean and well kept up. Restaurant excellent. Breakfast excellent choice. Building, grounds and views stunning ! Was purpose built as an hotel in 1913 and remains very grand. Staff (a most important aspect of any hotel stay) always smiling and helpful. I had mislaid my passport in Milan and two staff, Claudia and Domenico went way beyond what one would normally experience in trying to resolve the difficulty. As a Brit with just a few words of Italian this was very much appreciated. We found the hotel location ideal for motorbiking around lakes/mountains/Switzerland/Lombardy.
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Palace grand hotel is located on a very beautiful hill surrounded be trees, with a great view to Varese lake and only a 5 mins drive away from the center. The building is very beautiful and you receive a nice vibe by reaching the reception. The main hall, the restaurant and the public areas have a great touch of the past that makes you think that you are actually in a palace! The food they offer is very nice and I have to say that the stuff was very kind and helpful. However I wasn’t so impressed by my room. Although it was pretty big and it has a great view, I didn’t really like the fact that they still have this old fashioned thick carpet and also and most importantly i would say the room was not as clean as it should have been. You could easily notice dirt in the walls etc. however I spent my last night in a different room on another floor which was recently renovated and it was REALLY nice. I wish this was my room since the beginning :)
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Old hotel with style, however.. deteriorating. Big rooms, not very clean. I spotted one of the hotel personell spraying some kind of insecticide on the carpet in the hallways (it also smelled like that). When he saw me, he quickly hid the can. Food is below average (breakfast & lunch for two days), bar is nice. Walked for a phone call out of the front door walking towards the empty pool, stepped in dog sh@t. All in all, great location, great potential but will not come back.
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PRICE RANGE
$82 - $178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
ItalyLombardyProvince of VareseVarese
NUMBER OF ROOMS
112
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