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Galatea Sea Palace

Via Livorno, 146, 95026 Acitrezza, Aci Castello, Sicily, Italy
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Ranked #1 of 5 Hotels in Acitrezza
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014
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Shefa'amr
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

To all people who are planning a trip to Aci Trezza, Catania and the whole area there, the best hotel you should go to is Galatea Sea Palace. About the rooms: The Rooms are very big, huge porch with great view to the sea and also a kitchen...I went to many hotels in europe and non of them was like... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

We stayed here and had an amazing time. We traveled there for the San Giovanni Festival held in June. We rented two of the family residences and they were comfortable and spacious. It is a bit of a distance to the quaint town of Acitrezza, and would recommend renting a car or hiring a driving service to escort you around... More 

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Huittinen
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

I did like this place and so did my family. Kids did love swiming pool. Brekfast was good and staff very helpfull I must to say. We went there at October last year so it was very quite as tourist season gone. Location was good too easy to get with car many places for example Taourmina and Etna .

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

The hotel is located not so far way from the old town of Acitrezza, although you do need a car to reach it. Of course if you are prepared to take a 30 minutes walk one way (uphill included), you can try, but do not recommend it. Having a car it was very easy to reach lots of restaurants, lounge... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

We stayed in the Hotel part of Galatea Sea Palace. The facilities were great, bedrooms were very large and service was generally very good. Breakfast is adequate but limited. Decking area leading out to the sea was lovely. Swimming pool too small for amount of people and in general too many children! This is a place for families and we... More 

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Athens, Greece
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

Our accommodation and parking was safe.Nice and big enough room but without view. When we booked the room it was mentioned one double bed or two single beds so we asked for a double bed.We did not imagine that the double bed would be two single beds pushed together.We do not know if Italian are used to call a double... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

Was a wonderful relaxing stay , Just before the season started . Get a room with ocean view. Many wonderful fish restaurants in the area. Suggest renting a car or scooter day trip to Syracuse. Rooms are large and clean with modern bathrooms / only breakfast could improve however normal for Italy. Add some fresh juice / fruit

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

The rooms were very comfortable but the corridors had this thick carpet that was very old and smelly, we could hear everything form the other rooms, satisfactory breakfast, and very nice view. We went in octomber so we couldnt really enjoy the swimming pool.Cleaning was inadequate in the bathroom, however they were fast in fixing the problem.A little bit far... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

We have spent a weekend in this beautiful and relaxing hotel. Very clean ,big rooms with beautiful landscaped gardens and facing the sea One disadvantage is that we were on ground floor and couldnt see much.Wi-fi access had to be paid . The Hotel's restaurant serves excellent food and excellent service for a good reasonable price. You can easily reach... More 

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Newcastle, UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

I stayed at this hotel for a week in September 2012 and stayed on the second floor with a lovely sea view, well worth the extra cost. Reception staff was very helpful and towels were provided to use around the pool. Wi-Fi access has to be paid for but there is a room with a computer to use for free.... More 

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