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Grand Hotel Excelsior

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Certificate of Excellence


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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
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
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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Room features
Air conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Great View
Centrally Located


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91Great for walkers
Grade: 91 out of 100
69Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
8Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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We stayed here for 3 nights with a tour group from Canada. Hotel was centrally located which made it awesome for night time walking and day time exploring. Safe area and easy to get around. Staff were awesome and eager to please, even helped us out opening a wine bottle for us
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Very nice hotel setting close to the water. Clean room – good lighting – fluffy pillows – wonderful whirlpool built into bathtub – good bath products. Double bed is truly a standard size double bed. Motorized window shade was fantastic – it blocked all light. We had a view
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We stayed here 1 night as part of a Globus tour. Clean, quiet, comfortable room. Near the boardwalk. Breakfast was Americanized but good. We would stay here again. We didn’t try any other amenities while at the hotel.
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Let me start with the positives to this hotel.It has a nice reception area so you think you're off to a good start. The first lady we met on reception was lovely but she was in a minority along with the friendly lady who cleaned our room. The room is spacious with a comfortable
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My husband and I enjoyed our 3-night stay here. The hotel is in a great location, a short walk to the boardwalk and beach and to the main shopping street. The archeological museum is right across the street. The hotel was clean and we had no issues during our stay here. I
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Response from PublicRelationOffice, PublicRelationOffice at Grand Hotel Excelsior
Responded 24 Jul 2018
Good evening Mr kpremont, we are glad to certify your satisfaction about our staff and our services and we wish to thank you for the score appointed us and for your appreciations, which are extremely gratifying. We hope to see you again, Best regards
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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!"
US$101 - US$172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ItalyCalabriaProvince of Reggio CalabriaReggio Calabria
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