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Grand Hotel Piazza Borsa

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London
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16 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is indeed a grand hotel, in that it is large and comfortable. Converted from a former bank it misses something that really grand hotels have, a sense of history perhaps and of tradition. It seems a little unloved. The hotel is in a great location for tourist sites, perfect in fact. It is located in a quiet square off... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

A classic hotel type in a central location with many sights and restaurants within walking distance. My third floor room looked into the inner courtyard and was quiet. There was a step between the bedroom proper and the entrance area and bath and also steps within the corridors. Hotel website did not mention hairdryer (so I brought mine) but there... More 

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New York, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 2 days and loved the hotel. We had a large room with a very large bathroom. Breakfast was good, with lots of choices/options. The location is great as you can walk to the Cathedral, the theater, the sea, and there is good shopping within a five minute walk. Also many restaurants nearby.

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Spring Lake, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another hotel in Tormina suggested this hotel and it was a good find. The location is excellent , the staff couldn't be better and the room was very clean. It does have a gym contrary to another reviewer small but adequate. . We had a suite that was at least 600 sq ft which also had a terrace.Close to numerous... More 

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New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the location is great. the "gym" is non existent so don't pick this hotel if you really need a gym. the breakfast room is cavernous so when there is just a few couples staying in the hotel, it's eerie. they should have another space, a smaller space, to serve the buffet. the front desk staff (there was always just 1... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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68 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is very close to the original center of Palermo. Although it styles itself as four stars, I would rate it a three or 3 and 1/2, because my room is small and cramped. That may be because I'm a solo traveler traveling with a group. However, the room is clean and the bed is comfortable. A very nice... More 

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Brisbane
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60 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel was part of the Le Sicili3 Carousel Tour and was a brilliant hotel. Grand old Italia building with a good restaurant and bar. Our room was top notch and very comfortable. The only problem we had was there were too many Australians in the hotel but that was probably because of the tour we were on. I'm still... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for four nights in this hotel in late September. It was very comfortable. Our room was large the bed was great. The air conditioning was set at a perfect temperature for the bed covers. The bathroom was only hampered by a shower in quite a deep bath which is not easy for many of us to clamber into... More 

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Los Altos, CA (USA)
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Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

The hotel (as the name would suggest) is in the old stock exchange which has been redone. We had third floor room with two bathrooms and a separate room with day bed and desk and armoire etc. The rooms included a flat screen TV with international channels. The hair dryers were lovely but not very powerful. The water power was... More 

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East Anglia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The Grand Hotel is just that: a massive old bank building, with high ceilings and grand public areas, including a fine atrium, which no doubt makes it popular for functions, The place is the polar opposite of boutique. Our room was large, very quiet, and everything worked, except for occasional drops on the wifi. And remarkably reasonable on Booking.com. The... More 

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  • Room Service
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Grand Hotel Piazza Borsa

Address: Via Dei Cartari 18, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Palermo > Palermo > Tribunali
Price Range: $131 - $317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Grand Hotel Piazza Borsa 4*
Number of rooms: 126
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Grand Hotel Piazza Borsa Palermo, Sicily
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#1 Business Hotel in Palermo
#3 Luxury Hotel in Palermo
#4 Romantic Hotel in Palermo
#13 Family Hotel in Palermo
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“Ask for an upper level”
  • Small suite but not so small for Europe
 of 5 bubbles fastaway3, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“from our Juliet balcony our room had a neighborhood courtyard view.”
 of 5 bubbles NancyCarolLifton1995, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Far end of the hotel is very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles FrancesC780, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“our room was very quiet, faced a courtyard, not on the main street”
 of 5 bubbles ruthy508, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Take something on the piazza - sunny mornings and no noise due to well insulated windows.”
 of 5 bubbles SVA-JMB, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
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