This magnificent, aristocratic residence from the 18th century was brought back to its original splendour by expert restoration works. The particular care exercised in the selection of furnishings and the preservation of the original structures endows the hotel with a special charm and a unique personality. On the main floor, lavish frescos and precious antique furniture recreate a magical atmosphere straight out of the novel, The Leopard. The air-conditioned establishment offers 102 rooms in total and welcomes guests in a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out services, a hotel safe, cloakroom and lift access. There is also an auditorium, cafe, bar and restaurant. Guests may take advantage of the conference facilities, room service and car park, and a garage and laundry service are provided for an additional fee.
The old town of Palermo is one of the largest in Europe, full of references to the past. Palermo reflects the diverse history of the region in that the city contains many masterpieces from different periods, including Romanesque, Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque architecture, as well as countless examples of modern art. The family-friendly city hotel is just a 5-minute walk from the cathedral, Palatina chapel and Palazzo dei Normanni. Guests will find links to the public transport network, restaurants and bars in the immediate vicinity and the bus and train stations are approximately 1 km away. The beach in Mondello is around 6 km from the business hotel and nearby airports include Palermo-Punta Raisi (25 km away) and Catania-Fontanarossa (190 km away).
Each room features an en suite bathroom with a shower, bathtub and hairdryer, in addition to a double bed, individually regulated air conditioning and heating, and a private balcony or terrace. Other in-room amenities include a direct dial telephone, satellite TV, a radio, Internet access, a safe and a minibar.
Guests may relax under the parasols provided or work out at the on-site gym. A sauna and a range of massages are offered for additional fees. Sun loungers and parasols can be hired for a fee on the sandy and pebble beach.
A breakfast buffet is served each morning and à la carte options are available for dinner.
American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA are accepted as methods of payment.
From Palermo Airport: take the A29 motorway towards Palermo and the A19 motorway from Catania. Take the exit for Corso Calatafimi/Piazza Indipendenza, pass through the square and join Corso Vittorio Emanuele where the hotel is located, just a few metres before the traffic lights.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV