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Grand Hotel et Des Palmes

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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“old world charm”(32 reviews)
“breakfast room”(41 reviews)
“faded glory”(17 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Check-out VERY slow, very expensive parking, standard internet impossible to use (need to pay for acceptable service). Most rooms with no flat TV. No international channels. Beautiful breakfast hall and good breakfast.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A grand hotel in its heyday. The good: beautiful art nouveau building, spacious room and bath, generous breakfast included. The bad: filthy worn out carpeting, halls and rooms real of mildew, paint is peeling, meh AC. In dire need to renovate. The experience does not...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When Palmero was "the Paris of the South," this hotel must have been truly wondrous. The lobby is gorgeous and the sitting rooms through which you pass on the way to the breakfast room hint of grandeur. Sadly, the hotel needs some love and refurbishment...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Grand Hotel des Palmes is a beautiful Victorian mansion with a magnificent ball room that is now used for breakfast and a very pleasing front lobby. However, there is some worn carpet, paint peeling off corridors and a general air of fading eloquence. Don't...More

Thank Rosemary P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great hotel close to many great restaurants and sites all within easy walking distance. We were 2 couples in our 60s and 70s. Loved walking down the Via Maqueda in the evening when it was closed for pedestrians only. Easy stroll all the way down...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Air Conditioning
Minibar
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US$105 - US$212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#21 Romantic Hotel in Palermo
#25 Luxury Hotel in Palermo
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$105 - US$212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#21 Romantic Hotel in Palermo
#25 Luxury Hotel in Palermo
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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gillie l
20 February 2018|
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Response from grtchris | Reviewed this property |
We did not have a car, a family member dropped us off, so we didn't notice if they had parking. I would suggest you reach out to them. They are extremely helpful. When our cousin was driving us into Palermo, it was worse... More
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NatalieplusDon
4 November 2017|
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Response from Kim B | Reviewed this property |
There is a very good airport bus service (€12 return)every half hour and stops close to the hotel (10 minute walk or a few minutes by taxi
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"Avoid room 151"
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"Bring your own pillows and some incense"
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"Pay more for a larger room as it will look and feel more luxurious."
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"You can walk to a lot of great places from here."
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