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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“floor terrace”(3 reviews)
“piazza duomo”(4 reviews)
“relaxing start”(2 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
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All reviewsfloor terracepiazza duomorelaxing startgelatofourth floorvia cavoura great place to staybreakfast terracestay there againshuttle buswithin walking distancelocation is excellentbreakfast is servedsmall balconymanuelashutterssud
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

We began our 2 week Sicily trip in Ortigia and couldn't have been happier at Palazzo Gilistro. It is within walking distance of everything literally right out the door and extremely close to the taxi drop off almost at the doorstep. Our bright airy room...More

Thank jazzeej
Reviewed 17 January 2018

It would be difficult to dislike anything at all about this cozy residence. It offers a newly-restored historic building, energetic professional hosts who aim to please, a generous and varied breakfast, a squeeky clean modern bathroom, tall ceilings, a balcony with views of a winding...More

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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Palazzo Gilistro is located right next to Piazza Duomo, everything is within walking distance, a most lovely renovated building with very comfortable bedrooms and bathrooms. The owner is charming and provides all the necessary information concerning Ortigia and surroundings.The best thing though, is the generous...More

Thank lucia2351952
Reviewed 25 October 2017

We arrived like drowned rats on the first day of rain since July and having failed to find the shuttle bus. The welcoming receptionist seemed to have all the time in the world to spend telling us what to visit, where to eat etc. and...More

Thank angelalJ6846VA
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Our group of 12 stayed here for the final 3 nights of our Sicilian adventure. The property couldn't be more centrally-located. Fortunately, nighttime noise was not a problem despite being located in an area with decent nightlife. The rooms were spacious, clean, and charming. Our...More

Thank sarahcateps
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Details
Price range
US$104 - US$201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$104 - US$201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room & Suite (37)
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itchyfeetminnie
14 February 2017|
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Response from valeria g | Property representative |
Dear Minnie, I'm Valeria, the owner of Palazzo Gilistro. Our structure is technically a guesthouse, but it looks like a small hotel. We have 8 rooms and in high season a 11 hours reception, but you will be welcoming and... More
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"Quadruple standad room"
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"All floors are easily accessed via an elevator. Our room looked out onto the street but we heard no noise at..."
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"All of the rooms were lovely"
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"I think any of the rooms would be just great"
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