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80 rooms from £78 per night

“A modern, pleasant hotel set in a former aristocratic residence in Catania's historic centre. Rooms are bright and spacious with simple elegant design (the best have jacuzzi baths). Expect warm and friendly service and generous breakfasts. A smart choice in the heart of this ancient city.”

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“A modern, pleasant hotel set in a former aristocratic residence in Catania's historic centre. Rooms are bright and spacious with simple elegant design (the best have jacuzzi baths). Expect warm and friendly service and generous breakfasts. A smart choice in the heart of this ancient city.”

Facilities

  • Sauna/Steam
  • Outdoor dining
  • Walking distance restaurants
  • Airport transfer
  • Rooms with balcony/terrace
  • Bar
  • Family Suites
  • Parking
  • Safe
  • Meeting Room
  • Sit-out Terrace
  • No restaurant
  • Breakfast served
  • Bicycle hire
  • Business Centre
  • Wifi
  • Child friendly
  • Satellite / Cable TV
  • Suites
  • Disabled access
  • Room service
  • Sitting Room
  • Air conditioning

Activities

  • Theatre
  • Catch a show at the Teatro Massimo Bellini opera house and it's also well worth a visit to the ruins of the Roman amphitheatres
  • Museums
  • Local markets
  • Cycling
  • Hire some bikes to explore this highly scenic city!
  • Great walks
  • It is well worth strolling to the beautiful Bellini Garden (the main garden) and the Pacini Garden
  • Close to nightlife
  • Wildlife Area
  • A visit to Mount Etna is highly recommended, as you can witness the majesty of this extinct volcano right up close
  • Sights nearby
  • The “u Lioutru” elephant, Ursino Palace, Il Duomo, Colleggiata Church and the Elephants Palace are just some of the top sights

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Hotel Overview

Recommended for
  • Local exploring
  • Surrounded by baroque architecture in Catania's historic centre this is a great base from which to explore the beautiful sights
  • Hideaway
  • Romantic Break
  • City Style
  • Active Holiday
Activities
  • Museums
  • Local markets
  • Cycling
  • Hire some bikes to explore this highly scenic city!
  • Great walks
  • It is well worth strolling to the beautiful Bellini Garden (the main garden) and the Pacini Garden
  • Close to nightlife
  • Wildlife Area
  • A visit to Mount Etna is highly recommended, as you can witness the majesty of this extinct volcano right up close
  • Sights nearby
  • The “u Lioutru” elephant, Ursino Palace, Il Duomo, Colleggiata Church and the Elephants Palace are just some of the top sights
Other highlights
  • Rooms with balcony/terrace
  • Family Suites
  • Downtown
  • Designer
  • Lively area
  • Sit-out Terrace
  • No restaurant
  • Breakfast served
  • Romantic
  • Chic
  • Historic
  • Artworks
  • Townhouse
  • Antiques
  • Child friendly
  • Traditional
  • Disabled access

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