Looking for a good value hotel in the Sicilian city of Palermo? Check out our top value picks!
For the following selections, TravelMag.com’s hotel team compared over 100 hotels in the city based on price, amenities and, in particular, client reviews from the past 24 months. Those with the best value were selected for inclusion on our list of top value picks.
Set in the magnificent surrounds of the 18th century Palazzo Tarallo, the Centale retains the grandeur of the original palace having been converted into a hotel a little over a decade ago. Chandeliers and fine art give the building a wonderful renaissance feel, though modern features such as conference rooms and free wi-fi ensure you’re not living entirely in the past. The Centrale is located in the heart of Palermo, close to the famous Via Maqueda.
A few hundred metres from Ruggero Settimo square, this classic hotel is set in a bustling back street parallel with the city’s Via Roma thoroughfare. Air-conditioned rooms, friendly staff and free wi-fi provide the comfort, while the beautiful Piazza Guiseppe Verdi just to the south enables visitors to experience the best of the Sicilian capital, complete with wonderful cafes and boutiques.
Hotel del Centro lives up to its name by being close to the historic centre of Palermo, near the train station and the principal shopping district. All amenities you could possibly need are close at hand on the famous Via Roma, while the botanical gardens and Villa Guilia are a short walk to the east. The hotel includes modern, comfortable rooms, free wi-fi and a continental breakfast.
One of the best value accommodations in the city, the Ariston is highly praised by visitors for its friendly staff and distinctive, colourful surroundings. Nearby attractions include the Archaeological Museum, the Piazza Politeama square and the famous Teatro Massimo theatre. Free wi-fi and an excellent Italian-style breakfast add to the notion that the Ariston offers remarkable value right in the heart of Palermo.
The Teatro Massimo is one of Palermo’s most famous landmarks, and the Massimo Plaza is superbly positioned to enjoy it as it shares the Piazza Guiseppe Verdi. Indeed some of the hotel’s rooms offer a balcony with a lovely view of the square and theatre, while all include free wi-fi and air conditioning. This decorative hotel offers four-star service at value prices and more than deserves its place in our top five.