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Porta Di Castro Boutique Hotel & Spa
1 star

Porta Di Castro Boutique Hotel & Spa

Via Porta di Castro 223, 90134 Palermo, Sicily, Italy
Palermo, Italy
See location+39 091 702 5564
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C$ 131
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rate per night

8.9
Great
based on 1533 reviews
1,533 reviews
Room type
Provider
Nightly total
Double room
C$ 131
Standard Room
C$ 165
Superior Room
C$ 179

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About Porta Di Castro Boutique Hotel & Spa

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Situated under a 20-minute walk from Palermo Centrale Railway Station, Porta di Castro offers guests an ideal base when visiting Palermo. It is located a brief walk from Palazzo dei Normanni, Palazzo Riso and Palermo Cathedral.

The bed & breakfast offers bicycle rental, babysitting/child services and an express check-in and check-out feature. Amenities include complimentary wireless internet and an airport shuttle.

The bed & breakfast's rooms are comfortable and offer a kitchenette that is equipped with a refrigerator. They are also fitted with a hair dryer, cable/satellite channels and a mini bar.

Porta di Castro is surrounded by the area's famous sightseeing attractions, dining options, nightlife and shops, and Quattro Canti is within walking distance. Piazza Pretoria is a brief walk away.

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Amenities at Porta Di Castro Boutique Hotel & Spa

  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Valet parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Heating
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans

Services and conveniences

  • Car rental
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Room service
  • Key access
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • Bottle of water
  • Private check-in/check-out

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Bidet
  • Spa bath
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

General

  • Quiet street view
  • Family rooms
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Sofa
  • Soundproofing
  • Tile/marble floor
  • City view
  • Storage available

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator

Pool and spa

  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Heated pool
  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool towels

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Valet parking
  • Private parking
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Bedroom

  • Fold-up bed
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Dining

  • Minibar
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation

Kitchen

  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenette

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Iron and ironing board

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Cribs available

Things to do

  • Bicycle rental

Reviews of Porta Di Castro Boutique Hotel & Spa

8.9
Very good1,533 verified reviews
5.1Solo
5.2Friends
25.7Couples
6.8Families
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They offer insights and recommendations from previous guests and hotel information to help future visitors enhance their stay at the hotel.

What can I expect from the breakfast at Porta di Castro?

The breakfast at Porta di Castro is known for its generous spread of Sicilian pastries, juice, and coffee. The staff is extremely helpful with respect to restaurant recommendations and overall orientation.

Are there any concerns about the rooms at Porta di Castro?

Some guests have mentioned that the room with the glass floor was not to their liking. Additionally, some rooms were described as being under the eaves of the building, making the slanted roof a challenge.

What are the standout features of the hotel's decor?

The hotel's decor is described as eclectic and quirky, with an interesting vibe. Guests have appreciated the arty/cool vibe and the historical sea, as well as the Greek statues, paintings, and vespas on the walls.

How is the staff at Porta di Castro?

The staff at Porta di Castro is known for being extremely friendly and helpful. Guests have highlighted the efficient and very nice reception ladies, as well as the warm welcome and helpfulness of the staff.

What are the unique offerings of Porta di Castro?

Porta di Castro is known for its generous and varied breakfast, its eclectic and quirky decor, and its very friendly and helpful staff. Additionally, the hotel offers a historical sea, Greek statues, paintings, and vespas on the walls.

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They offer insights and recommendations from previous guests and hotel information to help future visitors enhance their stay at the hotel.

Opt for a Room with a View

Several guests mentioned that the views from the rooms were spectacular. Opting for a room with a balcony facing the fountain comes highly recommended.

Take Advantage of the Generous Breakfast

Guests raved about the breakfast, particularly the variety of Sicilian pastries, juice, and coffee. It's a great way to start the day.

Consider the Quirky Decor

The hotel's eclectic and quirky decor received positive feedback from many guests. If you appreciate unique and artistic interiors, you'll likely enjoy the ambiance.

Be Mindful of Room Selection

Some guests noted that room descriptions may not fully align with the actual location and features. It's advisable to clarify details about the room before booking.

Explore Nearby Sights

The hotel's location offers easy access to several attractions, including St. John of the Hermits, Cappella Palatina, and Palazzo dei Normanni, making it convenient for sightseeing.

Parking Considerations

While the hotel offers parking, a few guests found it tricky to navigate. It's advisable to inquire about parking details in advance if you plan to drive.

Embrace the Artistic Vibe

The hotel's art and historical artifacts, including vespas on the walls and Greek statues, contribute to its unique charm. Take some time to appreciate these elements during your stay.

Seek Staff Recommendations

The staff received praise for their friendliness and helpfulness. Don't hesitate to ask for restaurant recommendations and tips for exploring Palermo.

Check for Upgrade Options

Some guests were offered room upgrades and late checkouts. It might be worth inquiring about potential upgrade options based on availability.

Consider the Low Season

If you prefer fewer crowds, consider visiting during the low season in April. This could offer a more relaxed experience while exploring Palermo.

Location

Via Porta di Castro 223, 90134 Palermo, Sicily

What's nearby

  • St. John of the Hermits162 m
  • Cappella Palatina178 m
  • Palazzo dei Normanni220 m
  • Cattedrale338 m
  • Chiesa del Gesu0.6 km
  • Quattro Canti0.7 km
  • Chiesa di San Cataldo0.8 km
  • The Martorana0.8 km
  • Teatro Massimo1.1 km
  • Cuba Palace1.2 km
  • Museo Archeologico Regionale Antonio Salinas1.2 km
  • Basilica della Santissima Trinità1.2 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 1:30 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Porta Di Castro Boutique Hotel & Spa

Low season

September

High season

September

Average price (weeknight)

C$ 279
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Top tips for your stay at Porta Di Castro Boutique Hotel & Spa

  • The cheapest price a room at Porta Di Castro Boutique Hotel & Spa was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 279, while the most expensive was C$ 279.
  • How long should you stay at Porta Di Castro Boutique Hotel & Spa? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 1 day.

FAQs when booking at Porta Di Castro Boutique Hotel & Spa

  • Where is Porta Di Castro Boutique Hotel & Spa located?

    Porta Di Castro Boutique Hotel & Spa is located at Via Porta di Castro 223 in Albergheria, 0.7 km from the centre of Palermo. St. John of the Hermits is the closest landmark to Porta Di Castro Boutique Hotel & Spa.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Porta Di Castro Boutique Hotel & Spa?

    Check-in time is 1:30 PM and check-out time is 12:00 PM at Porta Di Castro Boutique Hotel & Spa.

  • Does Porta Di Castro Boutique Hotel & Spa offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Porta Di Castro Boutique Hotel & Spa offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Porta Di Castro Boutique Hotel & Spa from the airport?

    Porta Di Castro Boutique Hotel & Spa is 25 km from Palermo Punta Raisi. Porta Di Castro Boutique Hotel & Spa is 79.9 km from Trapani Birgi.

  • Does Porta Di Castro Boutique Hotel & Spa have a pool?

    Yes, Porta Di Castro Boutique Hotel & Spa has a pool on-site.

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    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Porta Di Castro Boutique Hotel & Spa in Palermo and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Porta Di Castro Boutique Hotel & Spa and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Porta Di Castro Boutique Hotel & Spa.

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Good to know

Value for money

8.7

Distance to downtown

0.7 km

Nearest Airport

Palermo Punta Raisi

Distance to airport

24.2 km