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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Rather desperate to stop driving the amazing targa florio, we chanced upon this delightful spot and beautiful hotel. A charming old building, with a bedroom that was comfortable, clean and had a fab view over the mountains and town, what more could we want? Lovely staff, a local breakfast and a reasonable rate tops it off. Clearly the top hotel... More 

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Bridgewater, New Jersey
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197 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

This was very enjoyable and comfortable. Welcoming receptionist. Wireless did not work despite different attempts. Breakfast selection is varied and delicious. Parking at the viewpoint is best since it is free and not time limited. Village is charming and very quiet.

Thank Axel8807
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2016

If your travels in Sicily take you to the south side of the Madonie, I think that this is the best hotel/inn/b&b available to you. This is a smart little hotel, with gleaming wood floors and spacious rooms. It also is very clean. There always is someone at the front desk (at least at the times that I came and... More 

Thank nonnogiovanni2014
Island of Malta, Malta
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 December 2015

A tastefully restored building in scenic Petralia Soprana that has been converted into a very welcoming and comfortable hotel. The biggest selling point is undoubtedly the staff - who were genuinely eager to help make our family's stay a pleasant one. I highly recommend it!

1 Thank Jeff O
Portland, Maine
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2015

We spent two nights here in the spring of 2015. It is a lovely, pristine hotel in a gorgeous small mountain village in the Madonie mountains. The staff arranged for a guide for our short hike in the Madonie through the Associazione Vivi le Madonie. Our guide was delightful and brought along a delicious rustic lunch. Very pleased with our... More 

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280 reviews
122 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Hotel Residenza Petra has it all! Excellent location in the center of town, spotlessly clean rooms, good WiFi connection, great breakfast, and above all, helpful, friendly staff! There is not a dedicated parking lot for this hotel but there are several options nearby. A hotel staff member e-mailed suggestions for parking and we didn't have any problem. We had a... More 

Thank marsle
Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

There's only so much a small hotel in a very small town can do, but this hotel does its utmost and everything about it is quite good. The rooms are a bit sparse, and the computer/tv is funky, but wifi on phones and iPads was just fine. Shower and beds were quite fine. The building inside and out is excellent... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2015 via mobile

Tastefully renovated, this hotel provided a welcome and warm retreat. All the staff were helpful and pleasant. The room was very comfortable and there were also a couple of spaces to sit and chat - not always the case in small hotels such as this one.

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Calgary, Canada
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56 reviews
40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2014

Yes, it's the only hotel in town, but it's also a lovely place to stay. The only drawback to staying in this town, is that there is also only one restaurant here, and it was fully booked. We ended up eating snack food for dinner, from a bar and a pastry shop. The hotel is spotless and well equipped. The... More 

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New York City, New York
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13 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2014

We were a photo crew of nine shooting a story about the Targa Florio and because of scheduling sadly only got to spend one night at this sublime little hotel. Impeccably clean and comfortable with an attentive staff that sent us round the corner to one of the best meals ever eaten anywhere in Italy! A magic evening and a... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Minibar
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
"Hotel Residenza Petra" is a renovated baronial building that preserved some parts of the original architecture and the "arte povera" period style. It is in the historic centre of Petralia Soprana, the highest village of the mountain chain of Madonie, at 1147 metres above sea level. Here silence is not a luxury and life flows slowly between evocative landscape and breathtaking sunsets. Fresh air, greenery and nature are excellent cure, both for adults and for children, to free your mind and your body from the stess built up in the cities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Residenza Petra

Address: Via Errante 5, 90026 Petralia Soprana, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Palermo > Petralia Soprana
Price Range: £63 - £84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Residenza Petra 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Rooms on the top floor are only accessible via a number of stairs”
 of 5 bubbles jeffo831, 30 Dec 2015 | Read review
“There couldn't possibly be a bad room in this charming hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles hollya140, 13 Oct 2014 | Read review
“If you are driving, check with the hotel for car parking.”
 of 5 bubbles WestbrookMelbourne, 7 Jun 2014 | Read review
“WiFi reception probably better on 1st floor, where the repeater is, than on the 2nd.”
 of 5 bubbles ClovellyTim, 23 May 2014 | Read review
“Our room was number 106. I recommend it for the balconies. I don't know if the other rooms have such beautiful balconies”
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 of 5 bubbles Groovingonthemove, 11 May 2014 | Read review
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