MERCURE EXCELSIOR HOTEL**** Palermo
Located in the commercial heart of the city, on Via Libertà, the boulevard of the most famous boutiques, surrounded by the green of the English Garden, Villa Garibaldi and Villa Trabia, the Excelsior Mercure Palermo is an ideal place for business and for people wishing to experience the city’s elegant and historical atmosphere. The complex, built in 1891 under the name Hotel de la Paix at the great National Exhibition of Palermo and conceived as a temporary building, due to its success and intuition to turn it into a structure with hotel purposes, the building was transformed as still existing, enhanced and carefully renovated by Ernesto Basile in 1925. Today it is considered one of the most prestigious historic hotels in Sicily.
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