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Massimo Plaza Hotel

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Oslo, Norway
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11 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2015

Arrived at this hotel after a 5 hour train trip from Taormina and a walk from the train station. Was met by a lady that told us that your entire hotel was shut down due to a problem with the water supply in the hotel. We did not get the room we had booked. Instead we where transferred to a... More 

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We are deeply offended by the falsity of the review and saddened by the malice with which some people write about the hotels, not knowing to make unquantifiable damage and in this case it deserved. The falsity of the review is that it has never been told the customer that the hotel was closed, but only that, for momentary failure... More 

Helsinki, Finland
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38 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2015 via mobile

Well located in old Palermo opposite the Massimo theatre An easy 20 min walk along main street from train station We had a nice clean large room with balcony overlooking the square Staff were very friendly and helpful Breakfast was good and is available in your room or in breakfast lounge area Wifi worked well Will stay there on my... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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46 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 June 2015

Staff are very good, young and charming at this pleasant rather old fadhioned hotel right opposite the beautiful Teatro Massimo. The street becomes a pedestrian walkway from 10 am to approx 7 or 8 pm which is convenient, but it can be crowded and noisy. However the balcony doors, when closed, offer good soundproofing. Breakfast is simple and the area... More 

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Lutherville
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63 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2015

Being right smack across from the Teatro Massimo on Via Maqueda is certainly a plus. The street life is wild, including a real live drag race at 9 PM! But the downside is that because the street is closed to traffic, getting your car to the door is a challenge, means a bit of fast talking with the police in... More 

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34 reviews
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Reviewed 1 June 2015 via mobile

Not a bad place but could be better. Positives were the staff were lovely and very helpful. It was a good size room with a nice balcony. Negatives are the Hotel is on a plaza so it gets very noisy. Our room was 110 and there were so many noises/banging sounds that started from 7am and woke us up every... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Small comfortable hotel near many wonderful local trattorias and restaurants. Good breakfast included with our room but limited choice of salty or sweet selection. Street can be noisy on weekend but we did not have a problem with much noise. Very helpful front desk. Room comfortable but very small bathroom

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Northwood, UK
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82 reviews
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Reviewed 22 May 2015

Booked this hotel on the strength of goood reviews on Trip Advisor and they were right. The location is perfect, right opposite the Opera House in the heart of the historic old city. The area is virtually pedestrianised but you are allowed to pull up outside the hotel to allow the staff to unload your luggage, and they then valet-park... More 

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41 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2015 via mobile

Great location, rooms and staff. This sounds like a repeat of most of the reviews but its true. Palermo is a great city to visit. There was a little bar area where we could even bring in our own wine and they supplied the glasses. They also arranged our transfer to the Palermo airport . There were many small restaurants... More 

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Menlo Park, CA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2015

This small hotel exceeded my expectations. It is located right in the center of the city at the border of the new and old town. The rooms are comfortable, the staff extremely helpful (especially with respect to restaurant reservations and transportation options); in short everything one could ask. The hotel arranged a transfer from the airport for less than I... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed 25 April 2015 via mobile

The title says it all, along with the other many 4-5 star reviews. Bear in mind the reception is on the 1st floor so you've got some stairs to go up & down. As advised here, we were in a room on the first floor, facing the lovely theater. The hotel is just on the edge of a pedestrian street... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Room with Teatro Massimo view! ...Located in the heart of the historical center a few minutes from all monumental and artistical attractions of Palermo, Massimo Plaza is a boutique hotel de charme, where each detail is designed to give comfort and make your stay enjoyable. The access of the hotel is a precious stairway, made of marble "Red Ammonite", with obvious Ammonite fossils typical of buildings erected at the end of the seventeenth century in Palermo. The rooms are all provided with air conditioning, SKY TV LED, free wi-fi, minibar and safe. The warm colors and the the impeccable finishes create an atmosphere that pampers the customer to whom is reserved a personalized welcome. The superior rooms have a balcony overlooking the theatre. Breakfast is customized and it is served in the room. Fresh food for celiacs and for other food intolerances. All the staff of Massimo Plaza, friendly and professional, is at your disposal 24 hours on 24. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Massimo Plaza Hotel

Address: Via Maqueda 437, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Palermo > Palermo
Price Range: ₹ 6,751 - ₹ 12,267 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Massimo Plaza Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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Also Known As:
Massimo Plaza Palermo
Hotel Massimo Plaza
Massimo Plaza Hotel Palermo, Sicily
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#2 Family Hotel in Palermo
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Palermo
#3 Romantic Hotel in Palermo
#3 Business Hotel in Palermo
#9 Luxury Hotel in Palermo
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“The rooms are well sound-proofed so even facing the road is not an issue”
 of 5 bubbles EliotLS, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Avoid stinky room 105! Pay the extra for a superior room if you really want to stay here, but look around for a better hotel first.”
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“Pick a room with balcony”
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“Worth a few Euros extra to get a superior room which has a balcony overlooking the pedestrian activity below.”
 of 5 bubbles Fettucine, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
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