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B&B Porta di Castro

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Waterford, Ireland
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We arrived at Porta di Castro to a very warm welcome from Alessandro. It was lunchtime and he very kindly made us lunch. On request he booked dinner reservations for La Galleria which was really lovely . Throughout out stay he went out of his way to make everything perfect giving us good tips on what to see and do.He...

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 week ago

The B&B is close to the Ballardo market and was our last stop before heading back home. Having had mixed experiences in Sicily in terms of accommodation I didn't have high expectations - this was just meant to be a place to crash before going to the airport the next day. How wrong I was; the B&B turned out to...

Thank EllaInTheSky
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Extremely helpful proprietor.Good continental breakfast ,B&B will arrange car parking for small fee.Extremely eclectic furnishings which I found interesting and entertaining. My wife would have preferred more conventional decor and less basic accommodation. Characteristic of old Palermo.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We stayed here for one night in March, it was the last day of our trip to Sicily. Sadly we didn't really enjoy Palermo, it's seemed very run down, not looked after, dirty and unsafe. Staff at the hotel were nice, and let us keep our luggage in our room until 5pm after we checked out that morning. Location is...

Thank Agata738
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Great location set on a back street. Near sites and restaurants. Ballario market is a short walk away. Owner very friendly and accommodating. Breakfast very good with loads of choice and good coffee. Owner can give good recommendations on sites. We arrived very late but he managed to call up a near by restaurant to get us a late table...

1Thank Niklas A
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We felt right at home from the beginning to the end. Breakfast was amazing as seen in the photo. The manager was accommodating and arranged a driver to take us where we needed to go and to the airport.

Thank Nick C
Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

If you choose this accommodation your stay in Palermo will be likely a highlight on Sicily. Porta di Castro is only a few minutes away from the famous cathedral. You find free parking spaces in only 5 minutes walk distance. Furthermore you can walk to the best restaurants and bars in the city. But not only the location is outstanding...

1Thank Michael S
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Extremely friendly owner Nice decoration in the main hall Good and plentiful breakfast paid a rate of 81€ for 3 persons/night: very reasonable They offer a transfer from the airport cheaper than taxi.just ask Very close to the palermo attractions Room: i had the 13. OK but nothing special. To note : steep stairs, so not the right place for...

Thank ParisBebert
Reviewed 23 December 2016

We stayed two nights in December, just before Christmas. We booked a quadruple room for our family, and got a wonderful decorated two level suite apartment at the top of the building with two recently renovated bathrooms and two terraces overlooking the city rooftops - simply wonderful! But above all - Alessandro, the owner, is an amazing welcoming and gracious...

1Thank ShWolf
Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We spent 4 days @ this outstanding B& B. Alessandro & his staff were there for all our needs. Our bed was great. Shower although small was adequate & water was nice & hot. Noise was not a problem. Air was there when we needed it. Their breakfast is super.

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B&B Porta di Castro, una prestigiosa struttura... l'eleganza e il comfort di una suite nel cuore del centro storico di Palermo... al prezzo di un B&B... ... more   less 

Additional Information about B&B Porta di Castro

Address: Via Porta di Castro 223, 90134, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Palermo > Palermo > Palazzo Reale
Price Range: $130 - $360 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — B&B Porta di Castro 1*
Number of rooms: 4
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“a room with a terrace is fantastic!”
EllaInTheSky, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Our 2nd floor room was quiet, comfortable, very satisfactory”
allaw841, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Our "room" was actually 3 rooms with 2 bathrooms but right up on top floor !”
rebem, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We had a first floor front room and had problem with noise.”
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Gerry062, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you have lots of luggage choose one downstairs!”
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