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Massimo Plaza Hotel

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Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This hotel was perfect for our stay in Palermo. It is located in the heart of the historic district directly on a lively pedestrian street. The main attractions of Palermo were all within comfortable walking distance as well as a wide variety of shops and restaurants. We enjoyed wonderful and reasonably priced dinners in two restaurants that were only a...

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Massimo Plaza H, Receptionist C. at Massimo Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for the beautiful words that you wrote us on this review. The staff of Massimo Plaza Hotel would be very happy if you will choose again us for the your next time in Palermo. Yours sincerely.

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got engaged just before we arrived at the hotel and when we mentioned this to the staff, they ensured that we had the most romantic stay at the hotel. They sent us welcome drinks and crisps when we arrived. The staff brought us breakfast in bed every morning (croissants, cappuccinos, juices etc) and laid rose petals on our bed....

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Massimo Plaza H, Receptionist C. at Massimo Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for the wonderful review. It was a pleasure for all of us to be able to make your trip very romantic! We are very happy that you enjoyed everything about our hotel and we hope that you will choose it again for the next trip to Palermo. Yours sincerely.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hard to praise this hotel enough. The location is superb with most of the sights within easy walking distance and some of the rooms (like mine) have a balcony overlooking the main square and the magnificent opera house. All the staff are amazingly courteous, thoughtful, knowledgeable and seem to be really happy to work there. Nothing was too much trouble....

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Massimo Plaza H, Receptionist C. at Massimo Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are very happy for the fantastic review and for this we thank you very much. It is a great pleasure to read this fantastic review that you wrote us, the beautiful words of appreciation for the staff and for all our services. It was a pleasure for all of us to have had you as our guests,...

San Leone, Italy
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The wonderful city of Palermo was my first choice to celebrate leaving 2016 behind and welcoming the New Year in 2017 and although I was very late booking, I was fortunate to secure a room at the wonderful Massimo Plaza Hotel, at short notice. The room was lovely, spacious and very clean with a very large and comfortable bed. The...

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Massimo Plaza H, Receptionist C. at Massimo Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Massimo Plaza Hotel is very happy that you have chosen us for this important event, and that you have enjoyed the hotel's location, the room, the staff and the welcome that we have reserved to you. We hope to host you again for your next visit to Palermo.

Reviewed 28 December 2016

We spent our last 2 nights in Sicily in this beautiful hotel. The hotel has only 11 rooms - our family of three was very comfortable here! It is well situated, right across the street from the Massimo Theatre, and our room had a great view of the Theatre. The location was great for our wandering! The staff was attentive...

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Massimo Plaza H, Receptionist C. at Massimo Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, We are sorry for the little inconvenience that you had to reach us , but we are happy to be able to help you right away, and we are even more delighted that you enjoyed all the staff, breakfast and your room with view of the theater. Best regards.

New Milford, Connecticut
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We wanted to stay in a small Sicilian hotel and Massimo Plaza hit the spot. Right across from the Massimo Teatro, it was walkable to many restaurants ( try Fud), shopping, a wonderful museum, and historical sites. The staff, Jenny, Francesca, Christian, and another young man, were outstanding. They found a guide, Yolanda, who took us on an informative and...

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Massimo Plaza H, Receptionist C. at Massimo Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, We are happy that you like our hotel, and that you have very appreciated the room and its comforts, the staff and its advise, our services and the wonderful city of Palermo. Massimo Plaza Hotel Staff thanks you so much and hope to host you soon!

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 14 December 2016

I loved the Hotel Massimo Plaza. Its position is excellent as you can walk everywhere from there. It is of course very convenient if people wish to attend an opera or concert at the Teatro Massimo, just across the square. My room had a lovely view over the plaza and the theatre. The hotel is a delightful boutique hotel with...

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Massimo Plaza H, Receptionist C. at Massimo Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Msr. Virginia, It is true that all the staff of the Massimo Plaza Hotel is always happy, this because we love this work, now we are happier thanks to you who have written to us this wonderful review. We will be pleased to host you in our hotel for your next stay in Palermo. Thank you again.

Haifa, Israel
Reviewed 9 November 2016

I totally agree with all the other positive comments reviewers have given about this hotel. The room was really nice - tastefully decorated, large and with a lot of conveniences - even a scale in the bathroom. Despite facing a busy street and the plaza in front of the theater, the room was quiet. It was really a delight staying...

1Thank EliotLS
Massimo Plaza H, Receptionist C. at Massimo Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for the nice review that you wrote, we are happy that you enjoyed our hotel and the staff. Sorry for some inconvenience, we hope to welcome you again in our hotel for your next quiet stay in Palermo. Best regards.

Ukiah, California
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Situated across the square from the amazing Teatro Massimo, the Massimo Plaza Hotel has beautiful accommodations, very comfortable rooms, and a delicious free breakfast. A true Palermo experience. I highly recommend a stay at this elegant hotel.

1Thank Leon S
Massimo Plaza H, Receptionist C. at Massimo Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much, we hope to welcome you in our hotel for his next stay in Palermo. See you soon. Best regards.

Reviewed 31 October 2016

Fine room, clean and big. Really good breakfast. The location of the hotel super, but best of all - a fantastic staff - from reception to breakfastroom. Helpfull, smiling. with good knowledge of museeums and restaurants. Could not be better.

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Massimo Plaza H, Receptionist C. at Massimo Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thanks so much for what you have written to us, all the staff of the Massimo Plaza Hotel is very happy!! We hope to have you soon in our hotel. Yours sincerely.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Room with Teatro Massimo view! ...Located in the heart of the historical center a few minutes from all monumental and artistical attractions of Palermo, Massimo Plaza is a boutique hotel de charme, where each detail is designed to give comfort and make your stay enjoyable. The access of the hotel is a precious stairway, made of marble "Red Ammonite", with obvious Ammonite fossils typical of buildings erected at the end of the seventeenth century in Palermo. The rooms are all provided with air conditioning, SKY TV LED, free wi-fi, minibar and safe. The warm colors and the the impeccable finishes create an atmosphere that pampers the customer to whom is reserved a personalized welcome. The superior rooms have a balcony overlooking the theatre. Breakfast is customized and it is served in the room. Fresh food for celiacs and for other food intolerances. All the staff of Massimo Plaza, friendly and professional, is at your disposal 24 hours on 24. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Massimo Plaza Hotel

Address: Via Maqueda 437, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Palermo > Palermo
Price Range: $131 - $355 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Massimo Plaza Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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Also Known As:
Massimo Plaza Palermo
Hotel Massimo Plaza
Massimo Plaza Hotel Palermo, Sicily
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in Palermo
#2 Family Hotel in Palermo
#3 Business Hotel in Palermo
#3 Romantic Hotel in Palermo
#6 Luxury Hotel in Palermo
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“Rooms on the street side enjoy good views of the piazza but with the doors open, some steeet noise could be bothersome.”
 of 5 bubbles 985fran, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Try for a room with a balcony overlooking Massimo Plaza. Great for people watching!”
 of 5 bubbles TomL1911, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Balcony room on via Maqueda - the street is noisy but the doors to the balcony are double glazed, minimising excessive noise.”
 of 5 bubbles Q3756SZelenak, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The rooms are well sound-proofed so even facing the road is not an issue”
 of 5 bubbles EliotLS, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Avoid stinky room 105! Pay the extra for a superior room if you really want to stay here, but look around for a better hotel first.”
 of 5 bubbles Orange037, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
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