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Palace Hotel Maria Luigua - Luxury holidays to Parma

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  • About this holiday

    Hotel Palace Maria Luigia is located in the centre of Parma, a smaller and lesser-known city with numerous excellent restaurants and interesting works of art and architecture. The Palace is the ideal base from which to explore the gastronomy of the area, particularly cheese and Parma Ham, play golf, or visit the birthplace of Verdi. The contemporary style of the public rooms and bedrooms makes this an ideal choice for all visitors looking to explore parts of Italy other than the larger, metropolitan cities.

    The journey and how you get there


    Included in your holiday

    Expressions Holidays includes scheduled flights with British Airways from London to Bologna in Euro Traveller, hire-car and bed and American buffet breakfast.

    Holiday prices

    Sample prices are per person based on two people sharing a Double or twin room
    From £542 for 3 nights
    The prices displayed here are a guide only for this hotel and each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect the actual flight costs and all up-to-date special offers. 

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    Our opinion

    Palace Hotel Maria Luigia is a comfortable city centre hotel, ideal for exploring Parma.

    Hotel description

    We include Parma in our programme in order to offer you one of the smaller, lesser-known cities of Italy. Parma is of great interest for its gastronomy, art and music, with numerous excellent restaurants and interesting works of art and architecture too. The Palace Hotel Maria Luigia is in the city centre about five minutes’ walk from the cathedral. It has about a hundred rooms, of various sizes and aspects but all comfortably furnished in a contemporary style. The Palace Hotel Maria Luigia has a spacious lounge/bar, breakfast room and a restaurant, Maxim’s, which features many regional and seafood specialities. Parma is an ideal base for a few days, both to visit the city and to explore the nearby countryside where you can see Parma cheese and ham being made, play golf or visit Verdi’s birthplace. If visiting Parma for its restaurants please bear in mind that many are closed on Sunday evenings.


    Parma, Cities

    Official star rating


    Annual opening

    All year.

    Distance from airport

    About 60 miles from Bologna

    Closest airport

    Bologna, Milan, Verona.

    Room types

    Palace Maria Luigia offers 101 rooms with bath and wc, air-conditioning, satellite television, telephone, internet, minibar and safe.
    Double or twin room. 
    Junior Suite. 
    Single room

    Hotel facilities and services

    Restaurant, Bar, Lift, Room service, Parking, Gym, Sauna, Beauty treatments, Tennis, Table tennis, Bicycle hire. Cookery lessons available, Garage with valet service, Wifi. The hotel is not equipped for disabled guests.

    Water sports

    Land sports

    Out and aboutnearby/local interest

    Sports nearby


    Minimum stays

    Other information

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      We are open Mon-Fri 9-17.30 Sat 9.30-16.00.


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    There is a very good scattering of international airports in Italy, with the main ones being Venice, Pisa, Milan, Rome, Bologna, Naples, Genoa, Turin and Bari; on Sicily, Catania is served by several airlines from the UK and on Sardinia you fly to Cagliari or Olbia.
    Euro (£1 = Euro 1.30)
    Italy is roughly 650 miles long, but only about 100 miles wide
    60 million
    Average temperature
    Italy's temperature varies dramatically, from about 4 degrees in Turin in winter to 33 degrees in Sicily in summer, with snow year-round on the summits of the Pyrenees and Alps
    National holidays in Italy
    Some tourist attractions as well as banks etc may close on the following days:
    1 January
    6 January (Epiphany)
    Easter Monday
    25 April (Liberation Day)
    1 May (Labour Day)
    15 August (Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary)
    1 November (All Saints)
    8 December (Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary)
    Christmas Day
    Boxing Day
    There are a number of local feast days that can affect conditions locally. In addition to the above days, museums are often closed on Mondays in Italy.


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