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YHA Hostel Catania Ostello del Plebiscito

Plebiscito 527, 95122 Catania, Sicily, Italy (Centro Catania)
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Sammamish, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

Friendly and knowledgeable staff. Breakfast was included daily and featured fresh breads-jams, cereals, fruits, juice, milk and coffee. Free and fast internet and two computers available for guests to use. The kitchen was available for guests to use daily until 730pm. Location was good, was easy to get to Via Etnea and walking distance to fun nightlife. Restaurant on-site was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

We came across the hostel via one of the major hostel sites. The hostel, compared to others I have been to in Italy, is a real gem. Very clean, full of color, rooms (6-bed dorm) were quite spacious with private lockers inside. The breakfast could be a bit better - still, bread, marmalade, biscuits, fruit, cofffe and tea were quite... More

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Catania, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012

This the best hostel I have had the pleasure of visiting. It feels more like home, and the super staff Marcello is more like a brother and Angela like my little baby sister, Orazio, Sefano, Marta, Claudia, Rosario, Davide, Maja...I love the area of town where the hostel located. Everything is so close at hand, markets, with the best vegetables... More

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Berlin, Germany
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012

We stayed three nights in this hostel being at the center of Catania. ++ Friendly and really helpful people at the desk (thanks Claudia for being such a patient translator!) + we met open-minded people from different countries here (nice talks!) + Via del Plebiscito = busy street with lots of shops and small, cheap bistros (hostel windows go away... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2009

This is one of the best (if not the best!) hostel I've ever stayed in. The first thing you notice is the friendliness of the staff -they are so nice and chatty. It seems to be run by young people, so there's no formality and they gave me great tips on where to go in the city. One of them... More

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Address: Plebiscito 527, 95122 Catania, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Catania > Catania > Centro Catania
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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The Hostel del Plebiscito is the coolest place for your organic Sicilian experience.It is situated in the heart of the town, not far from the best points of interest. Along Via Vittorio Emanuele are Churches, ancient buildings, the Roman Theatre with its Museum, the houses of Vincenzo Bellini and Giovanni Verga, and the Dome. ... more   less 
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