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Palace Hotel

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Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Located in heart of Como should make this place special but unfortunately it is quite old hotel which should be renovated long time ago. Old rooms with not nice taste and damaged equipment - rather B&B not a Palace. Service Ok, breakfast Italian style but OK. Prices too high comparing to the quality.

4Thank MichalK74
Port Washington, New York
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Stayed that the hotel in December while visiting the Como Christmas Market. The hotel was a bit desolate because it was December, but the staff were very nice and the rooms were spacious and clean. I had a lake view which was nice and would had been nice if it was in the summer. The location is fantastic, close to...

1Thank MichaelPer_61
Reviewed 5 January 2017

The hotel is a great location in Como very close to the train station and right across from the ferry port which takes you to the other towns on the lake. Bars, restaurants & shops are within minutes walking distance. The hotel has lovely grounds and free car parking very convenient.

2Thank chris S
Reviewed 3 January 2017

The Palace hotel is well located in Como close to the lake. The staff is very friendly and willing to help. The superior rooms are clean and fairly large but are starting to be fairly out of date. A refurbishing is needed. Therer is no dry cleaning service in the hotel which is surprising for a 4 stars. The erstaurant...

Thank RudyD06
GM_HBE, Direttore at Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear RudyD06, thank you for your review. I trust you had an enjoyable stay with us at the Palace Hotel. For your next visit, please book one of our recently renovated rooms, with a breathtaking view of the lake. I am sure you will note the difference. Please note that the hotel does indeed provide a dry-cleaning service, from Monday...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Love this hotel. Its really palacious! The breakfast area is awesome, very high celings, chandeliers, very elegant. And the best are the food. Theres salmon! Our room had lake view via balcony at side, really good! I brought out the chair to the balcony and even with the cold just sat there to enjoy the view. The room is very...

1Thank Wendy V
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Staff service was great, Christian, Alberto and Laura were lovely people and we're very considerate to English only speaking guests. Great hotel excellent breakfast and the best location. Must get the lake view rooms. Stayed Dec 2016 fantastic Christmas lights, great cafes, restaurants and shopping. An excellent town to explore.

1Thank Smithyofthebay
GM_PAL_HBE, General Manager at Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Smithyofthebay, thank you so much for posting a review. I am very pleased to read that you had a lovely stay with us at the Palace. Thank you for highlighting many of our strong points such as great service, excellent breakfast and best location. Special thanks for the mention of Christian, Alberto and Laura. Your positive feedback is greatly...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

My family enjoyed the breakfast at the Palace Hotel every morning. Ambience was fantastic with the mountain view at the backdrop, interior felt like the grand and pretty version of Laduree restaurant in Champs Élysées. Food is very fresh and we were spoilt by the variety every morning. Waiters are very well dressed in bow tie and serve you with...

1Thank BVKG
GM_PAL_HBE, General Manager at Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear BVKG, thank you for posting a review and sharing your experience with fellow readers. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed our breakfast at the Palace Hotel. We take great care in choosing the best and most fresh products to guarantee a healthy and delicious breakfast every morning. Thank you for the special mention of the polite and...

Dunfermline, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Fantastic hotel with brilliant views of the lake. Stunning hotel, good parking. Modern room design and bathroom. Great breakfast! Excellent service from all staff. No iron in rooms though, 1x available in a service area

1Thank gaynoroasis
GM_PAL_HBE, General Manager at Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Gaynoroasis, thank you so much for posting your review. I am delighted to know that you had a lovely stay with us at the Palace Hotel. Your positive feedback is greatly appreciated. Thank you for highlighting many of our features as the excellent service, our comfortable and newly renovated rooms and our unbeatable location. I will proudly share your...

Wagga Wagga, Australia
Reviewed 3 December 2016

We arrived at the beautiful Palace Hotel after driving from Venice in September 2016(I personally would not recommend driving). The Hotel is right in the centre of Como, just a short walk to the ferry terminal. We were on the 2nd floor (208) & the room was very quiet so we enjoyed a good sleep at night. Our room size...

1Thank WenMM
GM_PAL_HBE, General Manager at Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear WenMM, thank you very much for posting your review. I am delighted to know that you had a great stay with us at the Palace Hotel. Your positive feedback is much appreciated. Thank you for highlighting two of our main restaurant features, our healthy and delicious breakfast and our summer garden bar Ceccato. Looking forward to your next visit!...

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Wonderful stay, made even more perfect by attentive and helpful staff. Reception staff very knowledgeable. Hotel in ideal position for exploring Como. Wide selection at breakfast, served in a stunning setting. Would we return? You bet !

1Thank Ronnieamac
GM_PAL_HBE, General Manager at Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ronnieamac, thank you for posting a review. I am pleased to know that you had a great stay with us at the Palace Hotel. Your positive feedback is much appreciated. Thank you for highlighting our attentive helpful staff, our unbeatable location and last but not least, our healthy breakfast served in the magnificent ballroom. I will be happy to...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Majestic and prestigious, the Palace Hotel faces the lakefront and perfectly combines the Liberty style of its main building "Plinius" with the classic lines of the "Pianella" wing; two styles, yet one soul defining the Palace and its history, making this property unique. The hotel features 94 rooms - the majority of which completely renovated - and common areas where the elegant atmosphere of the art deco blends with the modern facilities of the highest standards. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Palace Hotel

Address: Viale Lungo Lario Trieste 16, 22100, Como, Italy
Region: Italy > Lombardy > Lake Como > Como
Price Range: ₹ 12,207 - ₹ 20,392 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Palace Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 94
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