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Hotel Palazzo Failla

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#3 of 17 Hotels in Modica
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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Renovated and converted family palazzo becomes a genteel hotel with modern conveniences and historic charm. It is lovely. The breakfast is high quality and with many options. Breakfast is a beautiful presentation in a light filled room. The furnishings in the rooms and public areas are quality pieces that match the era of the hotel. Staff is tuned in to...

Thank Sue G
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 26 December 2016

This hotel is set in a former nobleman's mansion in the upper section of the Baroque city of Modica. As one would expect, the property itself is exquisite, without being over-the-top. The best way to describe its ambience is that of "dignified yet faded grandeur", in our humble opinion. Our room on the 5th floor, which we were upgraded to,...

Thank JBCC1979
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 December 2016

The staff were the most helpful and accommodating I've experienced in a long long time. The room was spacious and very comfortable. Their attached restaurant was very good and very popular with locals. The local area is friendly and pleasant to sit out of an evening (even in November).

Thank mbbr32005
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We stayed here for one night but wished we could have stayed longer. It is a lovely building in the upper part of the town of Modica. The roads are narrow and parking places seemed non-existant but the hotel staff took our car away and parked it in their garage for us. The reception staff were helpful and extremely knowledgeable...

Thank GreyPoundLondon
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

The facilities aren't the best but if you are in for a more classic palace style hotel, this is a remarkable experience. The rooms in the main building are with high ceilings and well decorated in the style of the town.

Thank Alexander M
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the hotel at the last minute...we had left our previous place a night early...enough said! This hotel was extraordinary: the staff, the rooms, everything. And their restaurant, La Locanda, I can't recommend it highly enough. We wished we could have stayed longer! Go there if you're staying in Modica

Thank Sue H
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for three days whilst exploring the area between Modica and Noto. The staff are very friendly and accommodating, valet parking the car even though we arrived very late. The rooms and public areas of the hotel are grand and elegant, and everything was spot on. Their restaurant, across the road, is outstanding, we had a couple of...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 29 October 2016

most impressive was the warmth and friendliness of the entire staff. from first introduction we felt totally at home. the building is beautiful and well kept and the room was most comfortable. the restaurant offered excellent food, a bit pricey but well worth it and the breakfast was delicious in all aspects. wonderful choice for us to stay there!

Thank arthur222
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Agree with all the positive reviews. The staff really do make this hotel stand out. We had no problems finding it. We were too late for lunch but they very generously opened the cafe for us to have coffee and cake and see us through till our evening meal. Our room was in the annex above the restaurant, the grey...

Thank appletreeKent
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We were booked in the Deluxe Green junior suite in this lovely boutique hotel.This room has two balconies and was the original master bedroom. Most welcoming and helpful staff we have encountered anywhere. They made sure the car was parked close to the hotel. Their restaurant, just down the street, was outstanding-Locanda de Colonnello. They also made a special acknowledgement...

Thank Lbs8501

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Palazzo Failla Hotel is a four star hotel, located in a beautiful XVIII century building, not an unusual example in Modica indeed, which has been perfectly restored thanks to local skilled craftsmen. The Faillas, showing the typical hospitality of their land, decided to open their house to their guests. The moment you enter, you can feel a fascinating atmosphere given by the light scent of the ancient stone walls and the pitch stone floor, typical of this area. The exclusive furniture and refined decorations will give the final touch to an unforgettable stay. Palazzo Failla Hotel is located in Modica Alta, in Via Blandini, near two of the most beautiful architectural examples in Modica, such as St. George's Cathedral and the Earls' Castle. It's an ideal starting point to visit both Modica and the whole area ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Palazzo Failla

Address: Via Blandini 5, 97015, Modica, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Ragusa > Modica
Price Range: €62 - €312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Palazzo Failla 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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Palazzo Failla Hotel
Hotel Palazzo Failla Modica, Sicily
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#3 Luxury Hotel in Modica
#4 Romantic Hotel in Modica
#5 Family Hotel in Modica
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“Stay in the original palazzo section”
 of 5 bubbles 702SueG702, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“the deluxe green junior suite offers two balconies,next to a school in a good location.”
 of 5 bubbles Lbs8501, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Choose the rooms in the principal palace, not in the dependence where the rooms are ok but the palace atmosphere is another thing!”
 of 5 bubbles mac59-e, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The rooms above La Locanda del Colonello are located a little further off the somewhat busy road. Can be a benefit, for sure!”
 of 5 bubbles Aludic, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The annex was quiet even with the restaurant downstairs, but I can't comment on the other rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles neuronell, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
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