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    Hotel Principe di Villafranca

    Via Giuseppina Turrisi Colonna 4, 90141, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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    Overview
    • Excellent32%
    • Very good49%
    • Average14%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible1%
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    “quirky art” (2 reviews)
    “drawer space” (2 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 12 June 2012

    We fortunately only booked two nights at this hotel. Excellent it certainly is not. The reception staff have lost their smiles. The rooms are small and inadequate, lacking decent wardrobes. The furnishings with no arm chair are very basic. The bathroom is small. Three star...More

    3  Thank audreysimpson98
    Response from GiuliaHPO, Executive Assistant at Hotel Principe di VillafrancaResponded 13 June 2012

    Dear Ms. Simpson, Thank you for your review - we are sorry your stay experience with us did not match your expectations. In vain would we say that our reception staff is well known among our guests for being helpful and cheerful. That your room...More

    Reviewed 7 June 2012

    Previous highly enthusiastic reviews on Trip Advisor are a bit over the top and suggest that this is a more amazing hotel than the actual reality. However, it is a decent city hotel in a good location (c. 20 minute walk to the old town)...More

    Thank catsabroad
    Response from GiuliaHPO, Executive Assistant at Hotel Principe di VillafrancaResponded 11 June 2012

    Dear Guest, First of all thank you for dedicating some of your time to review your stay with us and share your opinion with the Tripadvisor community. We would like to thank you for appreciating the hotel’s location, which is a small walk away from...More

    Reviewed 2 May 2012

    the hotel is very nice, clean and beautifully designed, located very near to the main streets and the city center of Palermo. The staff is very helpful and speaks English, which is not a rule in Sicily. The rooms are very well equiped with a...More

    2  Thank Karolina B
    Response from GiuliaHPO, Executive Assistant at Hotel Principe di VillafrancaResponded 8 May 2012

    Dear Guests, Thank you so much for such a pretty review! We are delighted you enjoyed the hotel design and atmosphere and also its quiet yet very central location. Thank you also for describing in such detail the comfort of our rooms and the helpfulness...More

    Reviewed 25 March 2012

    Palermo was our last stop on our tour of Sicily. The largest and more of a major city, it is the most congested. We were advised to keep our time here short. But....... due to the location and caliber of this boutique hotel, we had...More

    5  Thank Msk6261
    Response from GiuliaHPO, Executive Assistant at Hotel Principe di VillafrancaResponded 26 March 2012

    Dear Guest, thank you for this great review on Hotel Principe di Villafranca! It is great reading that you enjoyed so much visiting by foot our beautiful city, and that you loved the surroundings of the hotel, full of great shopping venues, restaurants, wine bars....More

    Reviewed 17 January 2012

    The Principe di Villafranca is an excellent hotel choice in Palermo. It is modern, conveniently located, and extremely well run. I must single out front-desk hostess Monica for particular praise. She is highly knowledgeable about sights and museums, and she spends as much time as...More

    1  Thank MadameSwann
    Response from GiuliaHPO, Executive Assistant at Hotel Principe di VillafrancaResponded 23 January 2012

    Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your travel experience with the other members of the Tripadvisor community – it was a pleasure for us to read that we completely succeeded in making your recent stay in Palermo absolutely unforgettable....More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$92 - US$326 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #10 Business Hotel in Palermo
    • #11 Romantic Hotel in Palermo
    • #25 Luxury Hotel in Palermo
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 34
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    9 April 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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