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Milan, Italy
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Let's face it some places are truly stuck in time. Royal Palace fits well in the category. I was expecting Gloria Gaynor, the Supremes or John Travolta to be seen through the halls. It's undoubtedly vintage, HOWEVER the charme and kindness of its staff is second-to-none, honestly! Furthermore is thoroughly clean and well 'preserved'. The tiles in the bathroom are...

Thank cape74
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Hotel is central to centro bus terminal station and ferries also a short walk to a pizza restaurant that only uses buffalo cheese a must for those who appreciate good food I would not hesitate to recommend this hotel on your next visit to Messina

Thank Animalis
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Rooms need refurbishing, garage advertised but on arrival we were told a normal sized car was too high to enter. Unfortunately I found a cockroach in the bathroom, reception offered to change the room. Good breakfast and conveniently located just as you get off the ferry from Italy.

Thank Tonio D
New York City, New York
Reviewed 25 June 2016

The main thing going for this hotel is location near both the Ustica Ferry Terminal and the train station. The rooms are a reasonable size but faded. There is no restaurant in the hotel and the closest good one (La Tonnara) is five or six blocks away. The TV listing said that CNN was available, but if it was CNN,...

Thank tomsummers
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 15 June 2016

A beautiful old hotel that has seen better days. Slightly worn around the edges with dirty carpets and bumpy elevators, but the rooms were large and clean. The furniture and wooden wainscoating in the rooms were also impressive and of good quality. Service was professional, but not overly friendly. Breakfast was very nice with a large selection including scrambled eggs...

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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 28 May 2016

I spent one night at Royal Palace Hotel as I had my bus for Catania Airport early morning. Well, the location is excellent: just beside the railway and bus station; the front office staff very professional and helpful, very good variety of breakfast items. Unfortunately the room seems very old and dated: no suitable sockets in the room to charge...

Thank IntotheWild85
Mechelen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 28 April 2016

we got stuck on the island of Lipari for 2 days we could not check out on time. we informed the hotel, they secured our luggage in our room and did not charge any costs for the extra night our luggage stayed in the hotel!!!! very, very nice people and very helpfull

Thank simonsverheul
Reviewed 13 March 2016

We have stayed at the Royal Palace Messina in September 2015, 2014 and 2013. We have enjoyed all our stays. The hotel may be a little outdated however this is not an issue for us. The breakfast is good with a wide choice. We did not visit Sicily in 2015 however I just looked at the prices for September and...

Thank mealypied69000
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 November 2015

This hotel is being updated so things are not as the should be. In saying that they staff worked very hard to ensue that my stay was good. They made sure that my requests were met. I am not sure what has happened to this part of the town because it is in need of an overhaul. The hotel is...

Thank HelenS7
Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 29 August 2015

This hotel turned out to be old and stale, and in contrast to the photos on the site. As you enter the hotel, you can just smell the stale air and we knew instantly that we made a mistake of choosing this hotel. The location was in really seedy and run-down part of the town. The side streets were dirty...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Pleasant hotel with airy & comfortable rooms; convention facilities; restaurant serving Sicilian Cuisine; near railway station. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal Palace Hotel

Address: Via Tommaso Cannizzaro 3, 98123, Messina, Sicily, Italy (Formerly NH Royal Palace)
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Messina > Messina
Price Range: ₹ 4,518 - ₹ 11,816 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Royal Palace Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 106
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Royal Palace Hotel Messina, Sicily, Italy
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#5 Luxury Hotel in Messina
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“High floor”
Animalis, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Good position.”
IntotheWild85, 28 May 2016 | Read review
“I don't know what a trendy hotel is and don't use WiFi We overlooked the city and it was fine.”
James46172, 23 May 2015 | Read review
“We do not have any comments here :-) We were very satisfied with the hotel.”
Ulla_de_Blanck, 27 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Try and book a room with a balcony good view of port if 4th floor or above.”
mealypied69000, 15 Oct 2014 | Read review
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