The Palazzo dei Normanni is one of the grand palaces that are found in Italy. This is where the king of Sicily sat. Its history can be traced back to the 9th century where it was started by Emir of Palermo and its legacy were carried over to the 12th century by Norman kings among them Rodger II. It is a very beautiful palace that makes it one of the greatest attractions in the cities receiving thousands of visitors every year. Some of the hotels that are found near the palace are:
Artemisia Palace Hotel
Located in close proximity of the Politeama Theater and just 15 minutes walk from the Palermo historic center, this is one of the most comfortable 4 star Palermo hotels that are found in the city. It is quit a compact hotel that only has19 air conditioned well kept rooms. The rooms also come with internet connection at affordable rates, mini bars and sky satellite TV. The standard room costs € 120 or € 90 for individuals staying alone. A night in the suite goes for € 210 where one pays € 137 to stay in the superior double room.
This is a small hotel that is located near the Zisa castle. It has a spectacular view of Palermo as it is located in the 8th floor of a building. The hotel only has 5 rooms that are elegantly decorated and have an effective air conditioning system. The rooms also have balconies where one enjoys the great views and have well stocked mini bars. A night in the standard single rooms costs € 50 while one in the standard twin or double room goes for € 80. The standard triple room on the other hand costs € 95.
Ai Cavalieri Hotel
When looking for excellent customer service, this is one of the best 4 star Palermo hotels that guests can stay in. It is found in a building that is found right in the middle of the business and historic centers of Palermo. It has 39 rooms that have excellent décor and have amazing facilities. The hotel serves buffet breakfast to all its guests to ensure the day is started in the right note. A single room costs € 140 while the double and twin rooms go for €140. The junior suite costs € 256. A double room meant for single occupancy goes for € 140.
This is a luxury 4 star hotel that is found just a few steps away from the train station. It only has 7 rooms that are decorated with traditional setting to give guests a lovely home away from home feeling. All the rooms have a balcony, free parking and Wi-Fi, air conditioning as well as private bathrooms, TV and a mini bar. The double room costs € 57 while the triple room goes for € 73. The quadruple room goes for € 89 and the junior suite for € 70.
This is one of the most affordable 3 star Palermo hotels. It is set in a very quite location in the middle of the city where guests are not disturbed by the noise that is caused by traffic. It has 105 elegant rooms that have state of the art facilities. All the rooms have extra large beds and they are cleaned on a daily basis. The hotel is located near the Piazza Regalmici which is the point where all guided tours start. A single room in the hotel goes for € 55. The twin or double room costs € 75 or € 65 for single occupancy. The triple room goes for € 95 a night.