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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2016

It's a 3 star, so don't expect too much, but the staff were excellent, helpful, friendly, mostly tried very hard to speak in English, which for me was useful. Guiseppe and Guisepp in particular, and Salvo Montalato, all especially helpful. We walked around this capital city, guided often by Salvo and Guiseppe advice. It's a great place to visit, masses...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 29 June 2016

This was the first hotel I stayed in with a school historical tour. The hotel is a good 15 minute walk to the center of Palermo. The air conditioning did not work and more than half the light bulbs in the room did not work. The bathroom was clean, but the shower stall leaked a lot. Of all the hotels...

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MILANO
Reviewed 3 April 2016

The Athenaeum Hotel is the perfect place to stay when vacationing on a budget in Palermo. The service of the staff is A+, we asked for recommendations of places to go, things to do and got great suggestions. Enjoy the bargain!

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Middelburg, The Netherlands
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Nice hotel on the outside, nice lobby. Location is a 10 minute walk from the center, but the road to get there is busy and very unpleasant. Rooms are nicely decorated and reasonable size. Bathroom is basic and narrow. People at reception are friendly. Breakfast was bad; too much sweet stuff. Big plus: free parking.

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Gentile Cliente, Ringraziamo per aver recensito positivamente la ns. struttura, ma soprattutto per aver apprezzato la bellezza dei luoghi comuni,...

Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 March 2015

We were moved to this hotel by Easy Jet Holidays as our original hotel had unexpectedly closed. Easy walking distance from the metro,and anywhere in Palermo for that matter. My wife was quite ill at the beginning of the trip and the staff were extremely caring and helpful. The hotel restaurant was a life saver as was the nearby pizza...

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Reviewed 21 September 2014

I stayed in this hotel with my husband for 5 nights. As soon as we arrived in this hotel we were welcome nicely by all the staff. Our room was located on the 6th floor of the building. The room was a nice size with a comfortable bed and a nice bathroom. The room was cleaned everyday. It was not...

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Granada, Spain
Reviewed 15 February 2014

For me this hotel is like home (I spent more than 10 months in total), I stayed in a lot of different rooms, the staff is very kind and professional. They also have 24h. reception and free parking. Hotel rooms are big but old, all the mattress need to be replace. Toilet is OK but also very old and sometimes...

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Naples, Italy
Reviewed 13 July 2013

We found this hotel to be a wonderful departure from many other hotels we've stayed in during our time (1 year) of living & traveling in Italy. The room was comfortable, clean, included most amenities you'd expect, AND a refrigerator! That's something we haven't encountered at any other authentic Italian hotel. This means that instead of paying 1 to 4...

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Englefield Green, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 May 2013

Very good value 3 star hotel 8 minutes walk to the Royal Palace and Palatine Chapel (which is unmissable). Big rooms for a 3* hotel. Very friendly English speaking staff. Free parking under the hotel (entrance is round the block at the back of the hotel and the green gate is directly opposite the lobby entrance). Good breakfast and good...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 9 March 2013

The hotel is in a residential are. When you look outside, you are among the locals. There are some nice places nearby to get some authentic sicilian food. It is also within walking distance to many of the sights. It is true that the hotel is about a 20 minutes walk from the Duomo and also the main train station,...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Albergo Athenaeum

Address: Via Luigi Giannettino 4, 90128, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Palermo > Palermo
Price Range: £39 - £78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Albergo Athenaeum 3*
Number of rooms: 80
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Also Known As:
Athenaeum Palermo Hotel Palermo
Athenaeum Hotel Palermo
Palermo Athenaeum Hotel
Albergo Athenaeum Palermo, Sicily
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#18 Family Hotel in Palermo
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“I think the 2nd 3rd 4th levels all had outside balconies but 1st floor definitely doesn't”
 of 5 bubbles munrof488, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get one at the back of the hotel with a balcony”
 of 5 bubbles rongould, 24 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Rooms in floors 5,6 and some from the 4th use to have access to close building's free WIFI.”
 of 5 bubbles SaezMD, 15 Feb 2014 | Read review
“We were in room 301 (quad), and it was quite nice. I couldn't tell you about any other rooms. I never heard any disturbing sounds as I traveled the halls/lobby”
 of 5 bubbles RobertLandry, 13 Jul 2013 | Read review
“All rooms are good”
  • view from the terrace of the room to the center of Palermo
 of 5 bubbles silvijas, 8 Jul 2012 | Read review
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