Grand Hotel et des Palmes

Palermo, Sicily

5 * Bed and Breakfast Traditional Historic Central
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  • Five star hotel in the heart of Palermo
  • The hotel features a wonderful mixology bar
  • Beautiful views across the city

Welcome to the Grand Hotel et des Palmes, a historic five star hotel in the heart of Palermo in Sicily. Built in the late 1800s, the hotel has served a number of famous guests including politicians, royalty and celebrities. 

Rooms are elegantly decorated in a traditional Sicilian style and are equipped with modern amenities. Some rooms enjoy breathtaking views across the city while others can admire the lovely internal courtyard. Guests can enjoy their favourite cocktail at the bar or head to the terrace to enjoy a delicious meal.  

Grand Hotel et des Palmes offers a luxurious and unforgettable experience in Palermo. Book your stay and experience the elegance and charm of this iconic hotel in Sicily.


Bars & Restaurants

Neobistrot & Mixology Bar

Enjoy your favourite cocktail crafted by an expert mixologist at the bar.

Ouverture Terrace

Take to the terrace and enjoy a delightful meal with fantastic views of the city below.


Grand Hotel et des Palmes enjoys a fantastic location on Via Roma, one of the main streets in Palermo. Here you’ll find plenty of shops, bars and restaurants within walking distance. The hotel is also convenient for exploring the main sights of Palermo such as the Cattedrale di Palermo and the Norman Palace.

Transfer information

The Grand Hotel et des Palmes is approximately 35 minutes from Palermo airport.
Comfort Room

Sleeps 2

The Comfort Room is peaceful with views of the internal courtyard. Relax in the comfortable double bed after a day exploring the city.

Superior Room

Sleeps 2

Enjoying city views, the Superior Room is elegantly decorated with details embellished with gold – pure perfection!

Executive Room

Sleeps 3

Executive Rooms are spacious and comfortable with a large bed, courtyard views and modern amenities.

Deluxe Room

Sleeps 3

Spacious and relaxing, Deluxe Rooms are flooded with natural light from large windows overlooking the city streets.

Junior Suite

Sleeps 2

Relax in style in the Junior Suite with its sophisticated décor, King size bed and neutral colour palette.


Sleeps 2

The epitome of luxury, the Suite benefits from a large open space featuring a living area and a large walk-in shower.

Early Booking Discount

10% Early booking discount for stays of 2 nights completed between 08 January 2024 - 07 January 2025 booked by 31 March 2024.

Only applicable to Superior, Executive and Deluxe rooms.

Long Stay Offer

10% discount for stays of 3 nights or more completed between 08 January 2024 - 07 January 2025.

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Bella Palermo

johnpE6801MM, Buffalo, New York

Tripadvisor review Dec 03 2023
What an amazing hotel with first class amenities and staff to complete the package. With historical architecture and complete renovation only a few years ago, des Palmes was by far the best hotel...
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Best Hotel in Palermo

fyrtwk, San Jose, California

Tripadvisor review Nov 28 2023
I love this hotel and stay there multiple times a year. The rooms and hotel are beautiful. The food is wonderful and drinks are amazing. The best part of the hotel is the staff! They are so friendly...
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