The Best Hotels in Palermo

We’ve filtered out the noise and surfaced the best luxury, boutique and most charming hotels in Palermo for you below. Bon voyage!

Hannah, Travel Blogger

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Rocco Forte Villa Igiea

Rated 9.2 in 169 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 $426

Palazzo Natoli Boutique Hotel

Rated 9.5 in 357 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 $145

Family Affair Palermo

Bed & breakfast

Rated 9.5 in 954 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 $89

Casa Nostra Boutique Hotel

Rated 9.2 in 979 reviews

Casa Nostra Boutique Hotel features a restaurant, outdoor swimming pool, a bar and shared lounge in Palermo. Featuring… See more

Casa Nostra Boutique Hotel features a restaurant, outdoor swimming pool, a bar and shared lounge in Palermo. Featuring room service, this property also provides guests with a terrace. Free WiFi is available and private parking can be arranged at an extra charge.

All units at the hotel come with air conditioning, a seating area, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a safety deposit box and a private bathroom with a bidet, a hairdryer and free toiletries. Each room includes a coffee machine, while selected rooms have a patio and others also offer city views. All rooms will provide guests with a desk and a kettle.

A continental breakfast is available daily at Casa Nostra Boutique Hotel.

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

The property has an on-site hot tub, hairdresser's and business centre.

Popular points of interest near Casa Nostra Boutique Hotel include Palermo Cathedral, Fontana Pretoria and Teatro Massimo. The nearest airport is Falcone-Borsellino, 31 km from the hotel, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Rooms from $159

Grand Hotel Et Des Palmes

Rated 9.0 in 321 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 $281

L' Hôtellerie Easy Suites

Bed & breakfast

Rated 9.3 in 343 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.

A bicycle rental service is available at this property.

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

Rooms from $212

Casa Nostra Luxury Suites

Rated 8.9 in 228 reviews

Casa Nostra Luxury Suites has a restaurant, bar, a shared lounge and garden in Palermo. Boasting room service, this… See more

Casa Nostra Luxury Suites has a restaurant, bar, a shared lounge and garden in Palermo. Boasting room service, this property also provides guests with a terrace. Free WiFi is available and private parking can be arranged at an extra charge.

At the hotel rooms are fitted with air conditioning, a seating area, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a safety deposit box and a private bathroom with a bidet, slippers and a hairdryer. Rooms are equipped with a kettle, while certain rooms come with a patio and others also boast garden views. At Casa Nostra Luxury Suites all rooms have bed linen and towels.

The accommodation offers a continental or buffet breakfast.

At Casa Nostra Luxury Suites guests are welcome to take advantage of a hot tub. The area is popular for cycling, and bike hire is available at the hotel.

Guests can make use of the business centre or relax in the snack bar.

Popular points of interest near Casa Nostra Luxury Suites include Palermo Cathedral, Fontana Pretoria and Teatro Massimo. The nearest airport is Falcone-Borsellino, 31 km from the accommodation, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Rooms from $169

Eurostars Centrale Palace Hotel

Rated 8.3 in 2336 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 $52

Quintocanto Hotel & Spa

Rated 8.3 in 397 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 $116

Hotel Palazzo Brunaccini

Rated 8.3 in 295 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 $111

Hotel Politeama

Rated 8.9 in 2028 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 $94

NH Palermo

Rated 7.8 in 2311 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 $76

Hotel Principe Di Villafranca

Rated 7.6 in 273 reviews

Principe di Villafranca is a design boutique hotel in the heart of Palermo, a short walk from the Politeama and Massimo… See more

Principe di Villafranca is a design boutique hotel in the heart of Palermo, a short walk from the Politeama and Massimo theatres. Rooms are air-conditioned.

Hotel Principe di Villafranca has been completely refurbished. It offers a relaxing lounge with library and a large lobby with bar. The gym has modern fitness machines.

The restaurant serves delicious Sicilian dishes, together with a daily breakfast using fresh local ingredients.

Rooms from $99

Palazzo Sovrana

Rated 9.5 in 174 reviews

Palazzo Sovrana is located in Palermo, 600 metres from Fontana Pretoria and provides air-conditioned accommodation with… See more

Palazzo Sovrana is located in Palermo, 600 metres from Fontana Pretoria and provides air-conditioned accommodation with free WiFi, as well as access to a terrace.

Each unit comes with a balcony offering city views, a cable flat-screen TV, a seating area, a well-fitted kitchen and a private bathroom with bidet, bathrobes and slippers. A fridge and stovetop are also provided, as well as a kettle and a coffee machine.

A continental breakfast is available daily at the holiday home.

Both a bicycle rental service and a car rental service are available at Palazzo Sovrana, while cycling can be enjoyed nearby.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Palermo Cathedral, Teatro Massimo and Via Maqueda. The nearest airport is Falcone-Borsellino, 30 km from Palazzo Sovrana, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Rooms from $177

I Mori di Porta Nuova Suite & Terrace

Bed & breakfast

Rated 9.1 in 357 reviews

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

Boasting free bikes as well as multiple terraces, I Mori di Porta Nuova Suite & Terrace is set in Palermo, within less than 1 km of Palazzo dei Normanni and 400 metres 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 $122

B&B Hotel Palermo Quattro Canti

Rated 8.6 in 3914 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 $55

InCanto

Bed & breakfast

Rated 9.1 in 443 reviews

Situated 100 metres from Fontana Pretoria in Palermo, InCanto features accommodation with air conditioning and free… See more

Situated 100 metres from Fontana Pretoria in Palermo, InCanto features accommodation with air conditioning and free WiFi.

The bed and breakfast offers a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with bathrobes, slippers and bidet.

à la carte and Italian breakfast options are available each morning at InCanto.

Guests can also relax in the shared lounge area.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Palermo Cathedral, Via Maqueda and Church of the Gesu. The nearest airport is Falcone-Borsellino, 31 km from InCanto, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Rooms from $103

Hotel Porta Felice & Spa

Rated 8.4 in 414 reviews

Hotel Porta Felice is in central Palermo, near the Botanical Gardens, and the seaside promenade. A rich breakfast is… See more

Hotel Porta Felice is in central Palermo, near the Botanical Gardens, and the seaside promenade. A rich breakfast is served on the rooftop terrace. Rooms and suites have an LCD TV and free Wi-Fi.

Set in a renovated 18th-century palace, Porta Felice Hotel is equipped with a fitness centre and a wellness club, which includes discounts for guests for spa treatments and massages.

Here you can relax in the sauna, Turkish bath and a small hydromassage pool. You can also enjoy beauty treatments.

At the Porta Felice you can rent a laptop, meeting rooms, bicycles and boats, and arrange excursions to the nearby islands.

Rooms from $98