Casa Bandiera is a bright and quiet apartment, in a central pedestrian area, but very near to many touristic sites.
Staying here you can have the opportunity to feel the vibes of the old historic center of the city, in a totally renovated and elegant building, located in a quiet pedestrian way near a traditional local street market.
Our apartment is on the third floor, with no elevator but with easy to access stairs and it is close to most of Palermo main attractions. Casa Bandiera furnishings have been chosen for our guests maximum comfort, yet with an eye on the warm and welcoming style of Sicilian and Mediterranean homes. Our apartment has a large living room, with a queen-sized sofa bed (suitable for 2 kids, or 1 adult) a dinner area with a wide-screen TV and a balcony with a view on an internal courtyard. It also boasts a fully accessorized kitchen (dishwasher, washing machine, oven, fridge..). The main sleeping room includes a large double bed, a wardrobe and a desk, especially useful if you are in town for business or need to work; it also opens into a balcony with view on the surrounding area. Looking from the bedroom balcony you can see the topo of the Massimo Theatre.
The bathroom is comfortable and spacious, with a large shower and equipped at an Italian style (with bidet).
Our apartment is fully air-conditioned and has wi-fi internet.
Via Bandiera is a quiet pedestrian side street of Via Maqueda, together with Via Ruggero VII and Via della Libertà, the main city commercial avenue for the past century and beyond. Also Via Maqueda has been recently made a car free area, and this has brought more stores, bars and restaurants in the area. The area is just a few stones away from the main touristic attractions, and from the luxury shopping area of Via della Libertà. Around Via Bandiera can also be found restaurants and bars, where guests can enjoy the worldwide famous sicilian cuisine. Teatro Massimo and Quattro Canti are literally around the corner, and the Cathedral of Palermo is just a 10 minutes stroll from the apartment. Finally the Arab-Norman path (protected by UNESCO) and the historic markets, such as mercato Vucciria are about 5 minutes walking distance from the apartment.
The closest stop of the airport bus shuttle is in Piazza Politeama, 15 minutes walking distance from the apartment.
City bus stops can also be found in the nearby streets, such as Via Roma, less than 5 minutes by walk from the apartment.