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Grand Hotel Excelsior

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The Grand Hotel Excelsior is located in the historic and commercial center of Reggio Calabria, in the splendid natural scenery of the Strait of Messina, in front of the National Museum of the "Magna Grecia" which hosts the famous Bronzi di Riace, close to the sea and the lovely Italo Falcomata shoreline drive (Italy’s most beautiful kilometre). The main tourist attractions can all be reached on foot from the hotel: the cathedral, the art museum, the Cilea theatre, the San Giorgio church, Villa Zervi, the Aragonian Castle and the Ottimati church. Hotel guests are just a short walk from Corso Garibaldi for a nice stroll or for a shopping excursion. Refined and elegant, with a spacious Business Centre and exclusive Roof Garden, the Grand Hotel Excelsior is the ideal solution for business travellers or for romantic weekend getaways in the lovely Calabrian city. Located just 4 km from the airport, our hotel is ideal even for the most demanding of guests and a perfect temporary headquarters for business travellers. The Business centre of Grand Hotel Excelsior can host up to 200 people and offer an extensive variety of room dimension and utility; Congress halls, suites for smaller business meetings or brief seminars. These comfortable luminous fully equipped spaces will add to your Event, congress or business meeting a touch of elegance and professionality. The Grand Hotel Excelsior has 84 rooms, all of which are elegant and comfortable. Of these, 8 suites have a spacious living area. Furnished tastefully, many of them have a splendid view of the seafront and the Straits of Messina. A high standard of quality answers the needs of those on business trips or travelling. At the 5th floor of the Grand Hotel Excelsior you will find the Restaurant Gala and the best view of the city and the Straits of Messina. Restaurant offers the regional and Mediterranean cuisine and an excellent traditional Italian cooking. The renowned exclusive and refined atmosphere make it an ideal place for a Gala, Business dinners, but also intimate and romantic panoramic terrace overlooking the Straits and watching the sunset, unforgettable! professional barmen. Gala Restaurant is open all year round for resident guests and visitors. In the spacious and welcoming hall is located Lounge Bar “Excelsior” it serves informal and appetising aperitifs and cocktails prepared by professional barmen.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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Non-smoking rooms
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Great View
Centrally Located
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Grade: 91 out of 100
69Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
8Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Excellent hotel for visiting the Riace Bronzes. Well appointed bedrooms and bathrooms, comfortable large bed and a pretty restaurant on the top floor overlooking Sicily. Very good service and ideal for a stop over before crossing to Sicily. Good breakfast.
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Response from GDIMEO, Room Division Manager at Grand Hotel Excelsior
Responded 14 Nov 2016
Dear 4travelwriter4, thanks a lot for your review and for your stay in our Grand Hotel Excelsior. We are happy you find our Hotel very comfortable with pretty restaurant and we hope to see you again in Reggio Calabria in the next future Best regards Gennaro Di Meo
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We found this hotel to be clean, safe, and convenient. Breakfast was very good and we eat dinner there one night. The staff was helpful, though they didn't speak English as well as we hoped. Their English was far, far better than my Italian. We very were happy here. There was a
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Response from GDIMEO, Room Division Manager at Grand Hotel Excelsior
Responded 14 Nov 2016
Dear LMH923, we desire thank you for the nice and satisfying review for our Hotel and our Halpful staff. Day per day we work with the aim to guarantee our clients the best standards in our Hotel category and we take care of our clients. We hope to see you soon in our Hotel and in Reggio Calabria and in the meantime we send you our best regards Gennaro Di Meo
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Stayed here en route from Italy to Sicily. Very well-appointed hotel - I particularly liked the blue-themed rooms. Staff were great - helped with baggage and parking (which is a nightmare in Reggio Calabria) so made things a lot easier. The hotel is virtually on the seafront,
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Response from GDIMEO, Room Division Manager at Grand Hotel Excelsior
Responded 31 Aug 2016
Dear MartinDe, thanks a lot for your detailed review about our Hotel services and Staff. We are really happy you enjoyed the stay in our Hotel and we should be glad to accomodate you soon in Reggio Calabria Gennaro Di Meo RDM
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As with my last visit in September last year it was great to be back at this lovely hotel.The staff were very welcoming .I especially want to thank Alessandra for her kindness and for always taking good care of myself ,husband and friends .We all agreed our stay was like a home
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Response from GDIMEO, Room Division Manager at Grand Hotel Excelsior
Responded 7 Jul 2016
Dear Angelina1961, many thanks for your reviews that rewards our work and care method. We should be glad to accomodate you again in the future remaining at your disposal for any request Kind regards Gennaro Di Meo
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Nothing but great memories of this hotel. The front lobby is clean and spacious, as are the rooms. The view out the window faced the building next door, but to be honest with the Lungomare Falcomata only a two-minute walk from the hotel, the only time spent in the room was for
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Response from GDIMEO, Room Division Manager at Grand Hotel Excelsior
Responded 25 Jun 2016
Dear Mr. Cambodia_Guy, all the Hotel Staff is happy to read your beautiful review about all Hotel services and Hotel Staff. Our aim is to make any customer stay in a dream stay. We hope to see you again in our Hotel and we will assure you in any time all our best attention Gennaro Di Meo R.D.M.
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Is there secure parking?
Good afternoon, Yes, we have a safeguard parking place, which is an extra (10,00 euro per day). Kind regards Irene Coluccio
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Is there parking?
Good afternoon, Yes, we have a safeguard parking place, which is an extra (10,00 euro per day) or un unattended ones, which is free. Kind regards Irene Coluccio
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Come si mangia al ristorante dell'hotel excelsior?
Ristorante Galá
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Hola, tienen parking?
Hola, no, no hay parking tampoco.
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"Dont stay on the 1st floor till its renovated!"
"single room is very narrow, but clean. Toilet and lavet are soo close you can not sit on a normal way on the toilet"
"Best to avoid this place if at all possible............."
"High floor overlooking Straits of Messina"
"Sea View rooms best!"
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PRICE RANGE
US$101 - US$172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
ItalyCalabriaProvince of Reggio CalabriaReggio Calabria
NUMBER OF ROOMS
84
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