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Gem De Luxe

via Biondi,16, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Edinburgh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An excellent hotel if you want to feel part of the culture of Catania. Very well situated for the restaurants of Catania and handy for the bus and train stations. Great atmosphere and a very helpful lady in charge. Rooms are spotless and a great selection at breakfast time.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

On a good day this B&B would have been awarded 4 stars by us, but ... Catania is one of those cities that people only tend to visit on their way to somewhere else. And the people of Catania are very aware of this. It may be unfair to give a less than perfect review just because your "host" isn't... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
23 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

From the moment I arrived I was warmly welcomed by the host. I love the way she decorated the B&B. Each room was different and mine was a generous size as was the bathroom. Fridge was provided, rooms were spotless, and breakfast was really good. For me the whole time in Sicily she made the best espresso. But for me... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
26 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

This B&B is decorated in quite a funky and opulent way. The location is great, just five minutes from the duomo and the stop for the airport bus is an easy five minutes' walk away. The thing that sets it apart is Gabriela's hospitality. She emailed the day before to advise on how to get from the airport (a first... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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28 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We had asked for the so called Gold room and it was fine. Goldpainted furnishing and a bit quirky. The bed was not the most ergonomic but worked. Bathroom ok, but need some reparis and better ligthning. Problem is that the room is facing the street with a bar open until 4 in weekends. We were not so bothered as... More

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

A real GEM hidden in an old Palace in a shabby supertrendy café/restaurant neighbourhood. Fantastic designed quiet Whiteroom in the back where the 2 mirrors create an infinity I don't feel alone effect. The beautiful chique Louisstyled frontrooms are more in contact with the street that can be noisy. Bring your earplugs and you sleep like a queen. Take a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We stayed here for a couple of nights using it as a base to explore the surrounding areas - Taormina for one - clean, nice choice at breakfast - Gabriela is a great host - so as I said in the title does what it says on the tin! Somewhere with character not a big glass hotel!

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Valletta, Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Perfect stay, everything was great and Gabriella helped us alot thanks. She suggested us nice places to visit, good restaurants and excursions and even prepared a small cake for by boyfriend birthday. thanks a lot

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Prague, Hlavni Mesto Praha, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Clean B&B, decorated in a design way. Personal attention and breakfast service by the owner in a very open and friendly style. Unfortenately during weekend noisy bars just in the same street, be prepared.

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

Don't take a room on the streetside of this B&B because right in front of you, you will find a very noisy bar with lots of seats on the footpath; the noise goes on till early in the morning... The rooms at the back give you a perfect night's sleep. The interior is very trendy and the breakfast is very... More

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Address: via Biondi,16, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Catania > Catania > Centro Catania
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 4
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