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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family loved the Viola Palace Hotel. The staff were the naturally friendliest people I've ever met in a hotel and my kids enjoyed it very much to constantly touch the plasma sphere on the reception desk...:))

Thank kati9320
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We booked this hotel to stay for a week, but as soon as we arrived it was empty and no atmosphere. So we only stayed for 1 night and changed hotel. The rooms weren't clean.. found a few hairs in the bed! Furniture was scuffed and everything needs decorating. The only good thing about this hotel is the staff are... More 

Thank Estherleek
Hamilton, New Jersey
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18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Nice and comfortable for all of our needs. Staff members very friendly and always helped us with whatever we needed. Traveling with a large number of Americans to meet family in nearby saponara. Enjoyed our stay. If we come back o the area we will definitely stay at the viola palace hotel again.

Thank natalie6132015
Bergisch Gladbach, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
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16 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2016

My wife and me went to the hotel for 1 week. Our stay was quit nice. The room was clean, the bed was done every day, the bath was done every day. As long as you keep the window closed its perfect, but when you open it up, the highway of Sicily, which goes around the island near the coast,... More 

Thank Kazumi A
Winchester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Tonight we decided to brings some friends with us for yet another meal in this tranquil ground floor Restaurant. My wife and I have been here many time before and have always been delighted with our waiter, his attentive service and of course the food. A visit here for the food will leave you completely satisfied and pleased. Pricing is... More 

Thank Mike M
Yorkshire, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 29 February 2016

This is a very nice hotel with very friendly and helpful staff. We stayed for a week and loved it.We would happily have stayed longer. The room was lovely, the food excellent and the staff were wonderful. We would have no hesitation going back.

Thank jas19882016
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54 reviews
12 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

We went to hotel just for 4 days and was a very friendly welcome the whole staff was very nice. The rooms was clean and made every day we was very happy to stay here and will be returning! The only reason i didn't give 5 was i am english and i would of liked a coffee machine or a... More 

1 Thank Kfores
Landsberg am Lech, Germany
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98 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2016

The staff is very friendly and they have a good restaurant. The rooms are big but the double bed has two mattresses instead of one and I heard the highway all night so didn't sleep well. The water temperature under the shower changes between warm and cold every couple of seconds. The wi-fi is very slow, even just to read... More 

Thank Gourmet J
Szczecin, Poland
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 25 November 2015

A hotel situated nearly highway what makes it perfect if you tour Sicilly by own car . Free of charge parking for guests . Big supermarket nearby. A big room cleaned daily , even Sunday. Staf good and friendly orientated . Very good food for evening meal at reasonable prices inclouding vine . My regards to magnificent waiter in restaurant... More 

1 Thank Lucas A
Ottawa, Canada
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2015

We selected a convenient stopover, and discovered first class food and helpful engaging staff. Check-in friendly and easy. The parking was convenient, the rooms were comfortable, the hotel generally well-kept and offering a fine restaurant with reasonable prices.

Thank Dennis F

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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
"Il Viola Palace Hotel" is located in Messina, near North motorway to Messina - Villafranca Tirrena, renovated and expanded in 2009 with 4-star the hotel represents an ideal accommodation either for business or leisure guests because near the most important artistic and religious places of Messina and Tyrrhenian and Ionian Coast (Aeolian Islands, Taormina, Etna). The Hotel is composed of 42 comfortable rooms with Superior / Standard including 31 with shower, 8 with bath, and 3 with hydro-massage shower soundproofed and equipped with every comfort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Viola Palace Hotel

Address: Via Antonello da Messina 90, 98049 Villafranca Tirrena, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Messina > Villafranca Tirrena
Price Range: $67 - $102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Viola Palace Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 39
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“rooms to the direction of the beach could be better”
 of 5 bubbles KazumiA, 3 Jul 2016 | Read review
“rooms on the west side are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles jardinom, 31 Aug 2014 | Read review
“One with a sea view, rooms are generally pretty quiet with little to no street noise”
 of 5 bubbles 698tonyt, 2 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Try to get rooms on the side opposite the speed way just behind the hotel. I was not really distrubed by it as the windows protected from noise, so just as a precaution.”
 of 5 bubbles Dado_63xx, 2 Jul 2013 | Read review
“Ask for a room facing towards the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles Joadventure1, 8 Jul 2012 | Read review
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