The Best Hotels in Palermo

Here’s our manually curated guide to the best luxury, boutique, and most charming hotels in Palermo. Bon voyage!

Hannah, Travel Blogger

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Rocco Forte Villa Igiea

Rated 9.3 in 399 reviews

Offering panoramic views across the Bay of Palermo, Rocco Forte Villa Igiea is 2 km from Palermo Harbour. It features an… See more

Offering panoramic views across the Bay of Palermo, Rocco Forte Villa Igiea is 2 km from Palermo Harbour. It features an outdoor swimming pool, tennis court and elegant rooms and suites.

Every room has a different design and layout at Rocco Forte Villa Igiea and no two are the same. They do however have many facilities in common, including air conditioning, satellite TV with pay-per-view movies and a writing desk. Some offer views of the Tyrrhenian Sea or Pellegrino mountain.

Drinks are available from the bar, while the restaurant serves Sicilian specialities. You will also find a gym, solarium and massage rooms at this luxury 5-star hotel.

Free parking is provided.

Rooms from $509

Grand Hotel Et Des Palmes

Rated 9.0 in 1074 reviews

Grand Hotel Et Des Palmes is an elegant Art Nouveau building, right outside the restricted traffic area. It is a… See more

Grand Hotel Et Des Palmes is an elegant Art Nouveau building, right outside the restricted traffic area. It is a 5-minute walk from Palermo’s Massimo and Politeama Theatres. The property has classically furnished rooms and an extensive continental breakfast.

Rooms at Des Palmes are decorated with traditional furniture and fine fabrics. Each has air conditioning, satellite TV and a minibar.

Breakfast is served in a luxurious hall, and includes Sicilian specialties such as almond pastries and granita crushed ice in summer. Neo-Bistrot serves cocktails prepared by an expert mixologist. The on-site restaurant is open for dinner and offers a blend of Mediterranean and European cuisine.

Palermo Port, where ferries depart for Cagliari and Naples, is a 10-minute walk away. Palermo Cathedral is 1.6 km from the hotel.

Rooms from $301

Casa Nostra Boutique Hotel & Spa

Rated 9.2 in 1394 reviews

Located in Palermo, 500 metres from Palermo Cathedral, Casa Nostra Boutique Hotel & Spa provides accommodation with a… See more

Located in Palermo, 500 metres from Palermo Cathedral, Casa Nostra Boutique Hotel & Spa provides accommodation with a shared lounge, private parking, a terrace and a restaurant. Among the facilities at this property are room service and a business centre, along with free WiFi throughout the property. The accommodation features airport transfers, while a bicycle rental service is also available.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms with a desk, a coffee machine, a fridge, a minibar, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a bidet. Each room includes a kettle, while selected rooms have a balcony and others also offer city views. All units include a wardrobe.

Guests can relax in the wellness area, including a fitness centre, a sauna and a hot tub, or in the garden. Guests at Casa Nostra Boutique Hotel & Spa will be able to enjoy activities in and around Palermo, like cycling.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Fontana Pretoria, Teatro Massimo and Piazza Castelnuovo. The nearest airport is Falcone-Borsellino Airport, 28 km from Casa Nostra Boutique Hotel & Spa.

Rooms from $202

PALAZZO SANTAMARINA Luxury Suite & Spa

Rated 9.0 in 843 reviews

In the Monte di Pietà district of Palermo, close to Palermo Cathedral, PALAZZO SANTAMARINA Luxury Suite & Spa features… See more

In the Monte di Pietà district of Palermo, close to Palermo Cathedral, PALAZZO SANTAMARINA Luxury Suite & Spa features an infinity pool and a washing machine. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a lift and a concierge service, along with free WiFi throughout the property. Featuring family rooms, this property also provides guests with a sun terrace.

The guest house will provide guests with air-conditioned units offering a desk, a kettle, a fridge, a minibar, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a walk-in shower. Some units also have a well-fitted kitchen equipped with an oven, a microwave, and a stovetop. At the guest house, all units are equipped with bed linen and towels.

The guest house serves a continental and Italian breakfast and breakfast in the room is also available. There is a coffee shop, and packed lunches are also available.

Yoga classes and fitness classes are organised at the fitness room on site. Sightseeing tours are available in the vicinity. Guests can relax near the outdoor fireplace at the guest house.

Popular points of interest near PALAZZO SANTAMARINA Luxury Suite & Spa include Fontana Pretoria, Teatro Massimo and Piazza Castelnuovo. The nearest airport is Falcone-Borsellino, 29 km from the accommodation, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Rooms from $172

Casa Nostra Luxury Suites & Spa

Rated 8.6 in 257 reviews

Situated in Palermo, 500 metres from Palermo Cathedral, Casa Nostra Luxury Suites & Spa features accommodation with a… See more

Situated in Palermo, 500 metres from Palermo Cathedral, Casa Nostra Luxury Suites & Spa features accommodation with a garden, private parking, a shared lounge and a terrace. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, room service and a business centre, along with free WiFi throughout the property. The hotel provides a hot tub and a concierge service.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms offering a desk, a coffee machine, a fridge, a minibar, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a bidet. All rooms have a kettle, while certain rooms come with a balcony and others also boast city views. At Casa Nostra Luxury Suites & Spa rooms are fitted with bed linen and towels.

The area is popular for cycling, and bike hire is available at the accommodation.

Popular points of interest near Casa Nostra Luxury Suites & Spa include Fontana Pretoria, Teatro Massimo and Piazza Castelnuovo. The nearest airport is Falcone-Borsellino, 28 km from the hotel, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Rooms from $138

Palazzo Natoli Boutique Hotel

Rated 9.5 in 459 reviews

Attractively situated in the Albergaria district of Palermo, Palazzo Natoli Boutique Hotel is situated 400 metres from… See more

Attractively situated in the Albergaria district of Palermo, Palazzo Natoli Boutique Hotel is situated 400 metres from Fontana Pretoria, 400 metres from Palermo Cathedral and 6 km from Ospedali Riuniti Palermo. This 4-star hotel offers a concierge service and luggage storage space. The accommodation features a 24-hour front desk, a shuttle service, room service and free WiFi throughout the property.

Continental and buffet breakfast options are available each morning at the hotel.

Popular points of interest near Palazzo Natoli Boutique Hotel include Via Maqueda, Church of the Gesu and Teatro Massimo. The nearest airport is Falcone-Borsellino Airport, 34 km from the accommodation.

Rooms from $146

L' Hôtellerie Easy Suites

Bed & Breakfast

Rated 9.2 in 501 reviews

Located in the historical centre Palermo and set in a 16th-century building, L' Hôtellerie B&B features accommodation… See more

Located in the historical centre Palermo and set in a 16th-century building, L' Hôtellerie B&B features accommodation with free WiFi. This property also has a rooftop sea-view terrace with a small outdoor pool.

Rooms at the L' Hôtellerie B&B offers a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with free toiletries, a hairdryer and bidet.

L' Hôtellerie B&B offers a continental, buffet-style breakfast.

Foro Italico - Palermo is a 3-minute walk from L' Hôtellerie B&B. Falcone-Borsellino Airport is 25 km from the property.

Rooms from $162

Grand Hotel Wagner

Rated 8.8 in 2243 reviews

The luxury Grand Hotel Wagner is full of old-world charm. This prestigious hotel set in the heart of Palermo, near the… See more

The luxury Grand Hotel Wagner is full of old-world charm. This prestigious hotel set in the heart of Palermo, near the Politeama Theatre, the pedestrian area and many top-class shops and restaurants.

Recently restored, this early-20th century building has exceptional interiors that featured in the famous Italian film ‘The Leopard’. Sit upon antique furniture and take in your surroundings; chandeliers, rare marble, rich carpets and old paintings. Rooms are just as exquisitely decorated.

Sip a cocktail in the elegant American Bar or listen to relaxing music in the Piano Bar.

The Wagner offers conference and business facilities with modern technology. Sessions in the fitness area and sauna, and massages can be booked on site.

Rooms from $134

Eurostars Centrale Palace Hotel

Rated 8.3 in 3370 reviews

Located in the heart of Palermo, 60 metres from Via Maqueda shopping street, this hotel was once the noble 18th-century… See more

Located in the heart of Palermo, 60 metres from Via Maqueda shopping street, this hotel was once the noble 18th-century Palazzo Tarallo. WiFi is free throughout.

All rooms are elegantly furnished and feature air conditioned, pillow menu and a minibar. The private bathroom includes free toiletries and a hairdryer.

An extensive buffet breakfast composed of Sicilian specialities, eggs, fresh fruit, cold cuts, homemade pastries and jams, is available daily at the property. The panoramic Restaurant 1892 serves local, Italian and international cuisines. Guests can also dine on the terrace in fine weather.

Other facilities include a fitness centre, meeting and conference facilities.

Teatro Massimo is a 10-minute walk away, while Palermo Cathedral is 500 metres from the hotel. Falcone-Borsellino Airport is 32 km from the property.

Rooms from $77

Porta di Castro Boutique Hotel & SPA

Rated 8.9 in 1438 reviews

Nestled in the historical centre of Palermo, the Porta di Castro is set in a carefully restored townhouse dating back to… See more

Nestled in the historical centre of Palermo, the Porta di Castro is set in a carefully restored townhouse dating back to the 1500s. All air-conditioned rooms come with free Wi-Fi.

Well placed for exploring Palermo on foot, Porta di Castro is 300 metres from the lively Ballarò Market. The Cathedral is a 5-minute walk away.

Rooms feature original stone walls and archways. Each has a TV and a private bathroom, plus a fridge. Some rooms boast a balcony.

Fresh fruit and warm croissants are served at breakfast. You will find a choice of restaurants, cafés and shops within a 5-minute walk.

Rooms from $104

Palazzo Arone dei Baroni di Valentino

Rated 9.1 in 185 reviews

Palazzo Arone dei Baroni di Valentino is housed in a 16th-century building, just a 5-minute walk from the Cathedral. It… See more

Palazzo Arone dei Baroni di Valentino is housed in a 16th-century building, just a 5-minute walk from the Cathedral. It offers free Wi-Fi throughout, elegantly decorated rooms with air conditioning, and an extensive typical Sicilian breakfast.

The rooms are fitted with wooden furnishings and refined bed linens and curtains. Each is spacious and provided with a TV, soundproofed walls, and an en suite bathroom.

Breakfast is continental style and it includes sweet pastries and typical Sicilian products, together with hot drinks.

Palermo Centrale Train Station is just 1 km from the B&B Palazzo Arone dei Baroni di Valentino. Palermo Falcone Borsellino Airport is a 30-minute drive away.

Rooms from $200

Bastione Spasimo Boutique Hotel

Rated 9.6 in 558 reviews

Situated in Palermo and with Fontana Pretoria reachable within less than 1 km, Bastione Spasimo Boutique Hotel features… See more

Situated in Palermo and with Fontana Pretoria reachable within less than 1 km, Bastione Spasimo Boutique Hotel features express check-in and check-out, allergy-free rooms, an outdoor swimming pool, free WiFi throughout the property and a garden. Boasting a bar, the hotel is close to several noted attractions, around 1.6 km from Palermo Cathedral, 600 metres from Palermo Central Train Station and less than 1 km from Via Maqueda. The hotel has a hot tub and room service.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms with a wardrobe, a coffee machine, a minibar, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a shower. The rooms have a kettle, while certain rooms have a patio and others also boast city views. At Bastione Spasimo Boutique Hotel rooms include bed linen and towels.

Breakfast is available each morning, and includes buffet, continental and Italian options.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Church of the Gesu, Foro Italico - Palermo and Teatro Massimo. The nearest airport is Falcone-Borsellino, 30 km from Bastione Spasimo Boutique Hotel, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Rooms from $129

Family Affair Palermo

Bed & Breakfast

Rated 9.5 in 1646 reviews

Offering elegant rooms in the centre of Palermo, Family Affair B&B is 450 metres from the Politeama Theatre and 1.5 km… See more

Offering elegant rooms in the centre of Palermo, Family Affair B&B is 450 metres from the Politeama Theatre and 1.5 km from Palermo Cathedral. It features free WiFi.

Air-conditioned rooms come with a flat-screen TV, minibar and electric kettle. Each bathroom includes free toiletries. Some rooms have a balcony and some include a Nespresso coffee machine

Breakfast at the Family Affair features sweet and savoury food, with local specialities such as Sicilian cheese, honey and fresh fruit.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Teatro Massimo, Vucciria and Via Maqueda. The nearest airport is Falcone-Borsellino Airport, 23 km from the property.

Rooms from $100

Hotel Politeama

Rated 8.8 in 2617 reviews

Situated on one of the most admired streets in Palermo’s historical and commercial town centre, this stylish hotel… See more

Situated on one of the most admired streets in Palermo’s historical and commercial town centre, this stylish hotel exudes regional charm and touches of international modernity. It overlooks Ruggero Settimo Square and offers free Wi-Fi.

Hotel Politeama is also located near the seaport and the bus station that links the city to the airport and the beach of Mondello.

Built in 1977, and set behind an angular concrete façade, the hotel rises 9 stories above a point adjacent to one of Palermo's most architecturally distinctive theatres, the Politeama, in the heart of the stylish and well-heeled Via Liberta district.

A continental buffet breakfast is served daily. Inside, guests can expect contemporary décor of polished granite, varnished hardwood, leather upholsteries, and Italian Moderno styling.

The most interesting guest rooms overlook the heroic bronze chariots on the nearby theatre and the square that contains it.

Rooms from $133

B&B Hotel Palermo Quattro Canti

Rated 8.4 in 3908 reviews

You could not find a better location in the heart of the historic centre of Palermo. B&B Hotels - Hotel Palermo Quattro… See more

You could not find a better location in the heart of the historic centre of Palermo. B&B Hotels - Hotel Palermo Quattro Canti is set next to the piazza of Quattro Canti.

Enjoy a beautiful view of the fountain in Piazza Pretoria from the rooftop terrace. Each guest room is complete with Smart satellite TV with Chromecast device, air conditioning, and internet connection.

B&B Hotels - Hotel Palermo Quattro Canti features fully equipped conference facilities with a maximum capacity of 100. The hotel has an original interior design.

Rooms from $65

Hotel Palazzo Brunaccini

Rated 8.2 in 301 reviews

Palazzo Brunaccini is an elegant building in Palermo’s historic centre, 700 metres from the city’s cathedral and the… See more

Palazzo Brunaccini is an elegant building in Palermo’s historic centre, 700 metres from the city’s cathedral and the train station and a short walk from Ballarò local market. It offers modern suites and free WiFi throughout.

Decorated with refined light-wood furniture, each suite has traditional wood-beamed ceilings and wood floors. They have works of art hanging on the walls, and some come with a furnished balcony or terrace.

At Brunaccini an extensive buffet-style breakfast is served daily. The Ristorante Da Carlo a Palazzo Brunaccini restaurant offers local and street food dishes.

In-room facilities also include air conditioning, a private bathroom with shower, and satellite TV. Some suites offer a romantic atmosphere thanks to a four-poster bed. Linen change and cleaning take place daily.

The property is 100 metres from a bus station linking with other areas in Palermo. The famous Teatro Massimo can be reached on foot in around 15 minutes.

Rooms from $159

Vossia Luxury Rooms & Sicilian Living

Rated 9.5 in 444 reviews

Featuring a shared lounge and views of city, Vossia Luxury Rooms & Sicilian Living is a recently renovated guest house… See more

Featuring a shared lounge and views of city, Vossia Luxury Rooms & Sicilian Living is a recently renovated guest house located in Palermo, 200 metres from Palermo Cathedral. There is a private entrance at the guest house for the convenience of those who stay. The accommodation provides a sauna, free WiFi throughout the property and family rooms.

The guest house will provide guests with air-conditioned units with a desk, a coffee machine, a fridge, a minibar, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV, a balcony and a private bathroom with a walk-in shower. Guests can have wine or champagne and chocolates or cookies delivered to their room. At the guest house, all units include bed linen and towels.

Buffet and Italian breakfast options with fresh pastries, fruits and juice are available daily at the guest house.

Popular points of interest near Vossia Luxury Rooms & Sicilian Living include Fontana Pretoria, Teatro Massimo and Piazza Castelnuovo. The nearest airport is Falcone-Borsellino, 29 km from the accommodation, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Rooms from $142

NH Palermo

Rated 7.8 in 3514 reviews

Overlooking the beautiful Gulf of Palermo, NH Palermo is on the seafront next to the botanic gardens. This 4-star hotel… See more

Overlooking the beautiful Gulf of Palermo, NH Palermo is on the seafront next to the botanic gardens. This 4-star hotel offers free Wi-Fi throughout, and a restaurant overlooking the summer outdoor pool.

Each room is elegant and spacious with air conditioning, a minibar and satellite TV. Each one has a private bathroom with a hairdryer and toiletries. Some offer a view of the sea or garden.

Breakfast is buffet style and includes fresh fruit and juices. I Paladini restaurant serves a variety of Sicilian, Italian and international dishes. Vegetarian and children's meals are also available.

Palermo Central Train Station is 900 metres away, while the port for ferries to Italy's mainland is 2 km away. The surrounding area is packed with bars, restaurants and shops.

Rooms from $81

Palazzo Sovrana

Aparthotel

Rated 9.4 in 329 reviews

Featuring a terrace and views of city, Palazzo Sovrana is an aparthotel situated in a historic building in Palermo, 700… See more

Featuring a terrace and views of city, Palazzo Sovrana is an aparthotel situated in a historic building in Palermo, 700 metres from Fontana Pretoria. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a lift and full-day security, along with free WiFi throughout the property. The accommodation provides airport transfers, while a bicycle rental service is also available.

The units at the aparthotel come with air conditioning, a seating area, a flat-screen TV with streaming services, a kitchen, a dining area, a safety deposit box and a private bathroom with a bidet, bathrobes and slippers. A fridge, a stovetop and kitchenware are also provided, as well as a coffee machine and a kettle. At the aparthotel, all units are fitted with bed linen and towels.

À la carte and continental breakfast options with warm dishes, local specialities and fresh pastries are available daily at the aparthotel.

The area is popular for cycling, and car hire is available at Palazzo Sovrana.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Palermo Cathedral, Teatro Politeama Palermo and Teatro Massimo. The nearest airport is Falcone-Borsellino Airport, 28 km from Palazzo Sovrana.

Rooms from $223

Quintocanto Hotel & Spa

Rated 8.0 in 351 reviews

Quinto Canto Hotel & Spa is set right in the middle of Palermo’s historic centre, at the Quattro Canti crossroads. Rooms… See more

Quinto Canto Hotel & Spa is set right in the middle of Palermo’s historic centre, at the Quattro Canti crossroads. Rooms are spacious and stylish. This beautifully restored 16th-century building also features a spa.

The luxurious rooms include top-quality furnishings, a plasma-screen TV, and free Wi-Fi. Some rooms have a patio or a balcony, and some feature a terrace overlooking the Church of San Giuseppe dei Teatrini.

The restaurant La Locanda del Gusto serves high-quality cuisine noted in various guide books. Mediterranean and Sicilian dishes are made with fresh local ingredients. The best Sicilian, Italian and international wines are available.

Elegant and modern, Quintocanto Hotel & Spa has a reading room and a TV room.

After a day visiting the city, guests can unwind at the spa, which features saunas, whirlpools, and Turkish baths. Massages and beauty treatments can also be booked.

Rooms from $139

I Mori di Porta Nuova Suite & Terrace

Bed & Breakfast

Rated 9.0 in 619 reviews

Boasting free bikes as well as multiple terraces, I Mori di Porta Nuova Suite & Terrace is set in Palermo, 300 meters… See more

Boasting free bikes as well as multiple terraces, I Mori di Porta Nuova Suite & Terrace is set in Palermo, 300 meters from Palazzo dei Normanni and 400 meters from Palermo Cathedral. Complimentary WiFi is available.

Each unit comes with a sofa, a seating area, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, and a private bathroom with free toiletries. Apartments come with a kitchen.

Cycling can be enjoyed nearby.

Via Maqueda is 1.4 km from the apartment. The nearest airport is Falcone-Borsellino Airport, 32 km from Mori.

Rooms from $111

InCanto

Bed & Breakfast

Rated 8.8 in 914 reviews

Offering quiet street views, InCanto is an accommodation situated in Palermo, 100 metres from Fontana Pretoria and 700… See more

Offering quiet street views, InCanto is an accommodation situated in Palermo, 100 metres from Fontana Pretoria and 700 metres from Teatro Massimo. The property has city and inner courtyard views, and is 600 metres from Palermo Cathedral. The bed and breakfast also features free WiFi as well as a paid airport shuttle service.

The units at the bed and breakfast feature private entrance and soundproofing so guests can enjoy a peaceful stay. Complete with a private bathroom fitted with a bidet and bathrobes, all units at the bed and breakfast have a flat-screen TV and air conditioning, and certain rooms have a balcony. At the bed and breakfast, every unit is fitted with bed linen and towels.

There is a coffee shop on-site.

Guests can keep up their exercise routines during yoga and fitness classes.

Popular points of interest near the bed and breakfast include Piazza Castelnuovo, Teatro Politeama Palermo and Via Maqueda. The nearest airport is Falcone-Borsellino Airport, 29 km from InCanto.

Rooms from $96

Dimora Sinibaldi

Bed & Breakfast

Rated 9.3 in 287 reviews

Located just 600 metres from Fontana Pretoria, Dimora Sinibaldi features accommodation in Palermo with access to a bar… See more

Located just 600 metres from Fontana Pretoria, Dimora Sinibaldi features accommodation in Palermo with access to a bar, a shared lounge, as well as a lift. It is situated 1.2 km from Palermo Cathedral and offers full-day security. The accommodation provides beauty services, free WiFi throughout the property and family rooms.

The bed and breakfast will provide guests with air-conditioned units offering a desk, a kettle, a fridge, a minibar, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV, a terrace and a private bathroom with a shower. At the bed and breakfast, all units are allergy-free. At the bed and breakfast, all units come with bed linen and towels.

Guests at the bed and breakfast can enjoy a buffet breakfast, and breakfast in the room is also available. There is a coffee shop, and packed lunches are also available.

A bicycle rental service is available at Dimora Sinibaldi.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Palermo Central Train Station, Via Maqueda and Church of the Gesu. The nearest airport is Falcone-Borsellino, 30 km from Dimora Sinibaldi, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Rooms from $116

Archè Design Rooms and Suites

Rated 9.2 in 573 reviews

Conveniently situated in Palermo, Archè Design Rooms and Suites provides express check-in and check-out and private… See more

Conveniently situated in Palermo, Archè Design Rooms and Suites provides express check-in and check-out and private parking. There is a private entrance at the guest house for the convenience of those who stay. The accommodation offers airport transfers, while a bicycle rental service is also available.

The units are equipped with air conditioning, a flat-screen TV with streaming services, a minibar, a coffee machine, a bidet, bathrobes and a desk. Every unit has a private bathroom, a safety deposit box and free WiFi, while certain rooms include a terrace and some have garden views. At the guest house, all units are allergy-free and soundproof.

Buffet and continental breakfast options with local specialities, pancakes and fruits are available daily at the guest house. There is a coffee shop, and packed lunches are also available.

The area is popular for cycling, and car hire is available at Archè Design Rooms and Suites. Guests can also relax in the shared lounge area.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Fontana Pretoria, Palermo Cathedral and Teatro Politeama Palermo. The nearest airport is Falcone-Borsellino Airport, 28 km from Archè Design Rooms and Suites.

Rooms from $92