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Reviewed 28 October 2019

This hotel is in a converted bank which includes a grand lobby/open atrium. The location is fantastic. It is a 3 minute walk to Piazza di Marina, 6 minutes to Quattro Canto. You can walk throughout the old city from the hotel. Our room (339) had a lovely balcony. Breakfast is good and the staff is very attentive. Roberta and Leonardo at the front desk we’re unbelievable - gracious and helpful. They recommended two nearby restaurants including Quid. They also arranged a car to get to the airport which was very reasonable. This is the place to stay.

Date of stay: October 2019
Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Giovanni Pizzo, Direttore generale at Grand Hotel Piazza Borsa, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2020

Dear Guest,
we are very happy to know that your stay was enjoyable.
Thank' s for remembering the story of the Grand Hotel Piazza Borsa, located in the heart of Palermo, is a unique building composed of three adjoining structures: The Cassa Di Risparmio of 1900, a convent and church of Padri Mercedari Scalzi of 1500 and Palazzo Briuccia- cattolica of 1600, the union of three great epochs.
Thank' s also to write about the availability of our staff, usually kind and professional.
Sure to see you again, best regards.
Giovanni Pizzo
General Manager

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Reviewed 27 October 2019 via mobile

We stayed here as it was the starting point for our Sicily tour. The hotel is in a great location and has a lovely courtyard area for relaxing in. Breakfast was included and there was a great range of food.
Would definitely recommend this hotel.

Date of stay: September 2019
Trip type: Traveled as a couple
3  Thank Jlegg25
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Reviewed 26 October 2019 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights part of the Targa Florio trip. Staff were courteous and polite . Was also my birthday and they upgraded me to the junior suite which I would recommend staying in. Beautiful room with private terrace with stunning views.
Lady at the reception who sent documents for me was very polite and professional and made the experience complete!
Would def stay here again with my family!

Date of stay: October 2019
Trip type: Traveled with friends
2  Thank Amarwa
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Reviewed 18 October 2019

Beautiful hotel and well placed for a walk around Palermo, within walking distance of the train station and the Main Street. Efficiently run hotel - when we arrived they'd allocated us two ladies a double bed despite our original request for twin beds but soon changed our room. Could have been tricky as the new room was split level within lighting over the steps up to the bathroom, or handrail, but we were very aware of the dangers. Piano entertainment in the evening in the atrium was more for the player than the audience - not everyone likes random jazz - and we could hear from our bedroom. One criticism would be the restaurant - food ok, but ambience non-existent, with overhead lighting in a huge room more akin to a canteen. We ate out after the first night.

Room tip: Avoid atrium-facing room unless you like piano music at night, and avoid 3rd floor if you have mobility issues.
Date of stay: October 2019
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Reviewed 16 October 2019

The hotel is beautiful and in a great location. The hotel was able to arrange transportation from the airport to the hotel before arrival. The front desk was not very helpful, except for two interns who really did try to help. The curling iron did not work without a converter, and I only brought an adapter (my bad). The front desk insisted it should work, but it did not, until I located a converter - which was not an easy task. No help from the front desk on where to find one. Inquired at front desk as to Mass service times - they did not know, and made no attempt to find out. No irons in rooms. Front desk was not helpful at all. That being said, you do have internet access, so I suggest you find what you need on the internet, download directions before you leave the hotel. It works and is fine. I just love a great front desk.
Drinks are available in the lobby, service is relaxed. If you desire service, you must get the attention of a waiter, otherwise, they will assume you are there to relax and talk. Or you can walk a few feet to the bar and order yourself. Once served, the service is great, prices are reasonablel, waites are very friendly. Your drinks are served with an assortment of nuts.
Breakfast, which is included is everything you could want. It is served in elegant surroundings. Fresh ricotta, an assortment of cheeses, breads, fresh sliced tomatoes, delicious pastries, yogurt, eggs, ham, cold cuts - there is absolutely everything you could want. Waiters are on top of everything.
Explore the hotel. It is beautiful

Date of stay: September 2019
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2  Thank christine g
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