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Casa Barbero

Via Caronda 209, 95128 Catania, Sicily, Italy (Borgo-Sanzio)
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Ranked #8 of 187 Catania B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of the best B&B's you'll ever stay in - comfortable, beautifully decorated in an imaginatively adapted palazzo in easy walking distance from the centre of Catania. Antonio was a thoughtful and helpful host and every detail of the stay was outstanding - so much so that we came back for another two nights before leaving Sicily.

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After crossing the main gate, one enters a very nice and peaceful courtyard with tables and seats where it is pleasant to take breakfast, work or simply relax. The rooms are very clean and quiet. The service is perfect and people extremely nice. Indeed, a place where I will certain come again and that I recommend strongly. Jose Teixeira

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Midlands, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for 3 nights in July. Our room was lovely and clean, very large with a beautiful bathroom. Breakfast was served in the courtyard, and was more than adequate. The location is great as it is in a quiet area yet close to the main attractions. We would certainly recommend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was visiting Catania to attend a scientific meeting at the University of Catania - just up Via Etnea about 1 km - and first tried to register for the sister B&B, the Inn on the Garden. Due to technical problems at the Inn, I was automatically rebooked at Casa Barbero. That was a very nice thing for the hosts... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

In the middle of the city but very quiet with beautiul courtyard/garden where a nice breakfast is served. Our room was fantastic and very spacious. We had our own terras overlooking the courtyard. The bathroom was beautifully designed. Mr. Antonio was very helpfull and friendly. We had a great time.

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Bad Nenndorf, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

I was already several times in Catania, every time in different B&B. Casa Barbero is definitely the best one, and I will prefer it also the next time I travel to Catania. Advantages: close to the city, but very quiet, big rooms, pleasant garden, good breakfast, fast internet, and the most important - very friendly host and hostess.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Antonio is an excellent and efficient host. Our arrival was a bit out of hours, so he sent all required indications to find the keys by SMS/email: very effective. The room was very nicely decorated and comfortable, a bit dark as the only source of light comes from the patio, that is a wonderful green and quiet place. The breakfast... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Casa Barbero is a very tastefully decorated and comfortable B&B in the heart of Catania. An excellent breakfast is served in the delightful courtyard garden and Antonio is able to give you advice on how to get around and which restaurants and bars he recommends. Most places of interest in Catania are within walking distance. There is a metro station... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Great help and thoughtful advice. The B&B was just what we needed and we highly recommend the place. We stayed there twice and the check in procedure is really easy and the space in the courtyard is delightful. Catania requires some work.

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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Antonio and his wife are great; they are very well organised and incredibly helpful. You have to self-check in because they are only around during the morning but Antonio sent very detailed instructions via both email and text message. Antonio also responded to my enquiry very quickly when I could not find the A/C control. Whilst on the subject of... More

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Antonio M, Proprietario at Casa Barbero, responded to this review

Hello and thanks for the review, well ... I might add that after a good dinner ... a good walk is recommended! See you soon, antonio More

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Address: Via Caronda 209, 95128 Catania, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Catania > Catania > Borgo-Sanzio
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Room Service Spa Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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Minimal elegance of contemporary approach, will make your stay a unique experience in Catania. Bed and Breakfast in the heart of Catania Sicily.Free WiFi in all BB, rooms and courtyard ... more   less 
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