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Acqua dell'Arte

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Via Cristoforo Colombo 46, 95121 Catania, Sicily, Italy (Centro Catania)
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Ranked #53 of 187 Catania B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014
Patricia B Valletta, Malta
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Valletta, Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

The hotel is very clean, artistic in good tastes, and very welcoming. The staff gives a personal unique service, being a small hotel. Outside it might look shabby, and maybe the parking area is small, but the rest is so much excellent.

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

My husband and I had the short but sweet opportunity to stay at this incredible establishment while on our way home from our honeymoon. We got in late and had to leave early - but wish we could have stayed longer. Elettra was very kind, patient, and accommodating despite many miscommunication mishaps (on my part). Upon arrival Michele (the house... More

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

A quickly arranged trip to Catania and this b and b was a great find. Lovely room with stucco ceilings and a beautiful bathroom with a spa bath. Everything was immaculate. We had a lovely stay in Catania and had great fun following the story of Saint Agata. The food is wonderful and the fish is fresh out of the... More

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Catania, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

My family lived in Acqua dell'Arte while visiting me in Catania. The neighbourhood in not the best, but we are in Catania.. Inside it's very nice! Big rooms and bathrooms. The lady does the breakfast and is also very nice and can give you some advises for Catania. I do have to say that there happen some bag robberies in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

My first stop in Sicily, this year, in April was in Catania, a lovely town with a lot of old buildings.Acqua dell'Arte is a modern sophisticated guesthouse with a splendid design, situated on the second floor of an old palazzo.Only two minutes walking from the historic centre of this pleasant city. Spacious modern rooms with fridge, minibar,TV.Very quiet air conditioning.All... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

We have stayed at this B&B many times because of it's easy location to Catania airport and all the action of the city center. Don't let the exterior of this Baroque building that needs a little TLC fool you...this B&B has an elegant decor inside, very clean spacious rooms, and a friendly staff make it a great place to stay... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012

Pros: Good location within easy walking distance of the centre of city of Catania, bus station, close to the fish market, Piazza Duomo, Castello Ursino, etc. The owner ( all the best to Mr. Giuseppe !! ) and staff are extremely kind and helpful. Our room was clean, pleasantly furnished, comfortable, large and elegant. The breakfast was good, into an... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2012

My wife, daughter and I arrived at Catania airport on May 29th, 2012 and proceeded to the Avis rent-a-car office. We hired a small Fiat Punto Evo and drove to the Acquadellarte B & B. We arrived in the street just outside the entrance and were trying to locate the exact location of the place when a man opened the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2012

A wonderfully stylish and reasonable B&B within 5 minutes walk of the Duomo. Very friendly staff and the owners speak good English. The exterior is bleak but the rooms are palatial. Breakfast filled us up for the day and there are restaurants nearby [ not tried but looked OK]. We would be glad to return.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2012

The B&B is in a wonderful old building and has been totally renovated, whilst keeping many of the original features. It is in a great location within easy walking distance of the centre of the beautiful city of Catania. It is also possible to park in the courtyard of the buiding. Our room was spotlessly clean, pleasantly furnished, comfortable and... More

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Address: Via Cristoforo Colombo 46, 95121 Catania, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Catania > Catania > Centro Catania
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Hotel Class:3 star — Acqua dell'Arte 3*
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Placed in the Baroque hearth of Catania historical center, Acqua dell'Arte is an historical house, totally renewed, in a XVIII century building closed to the charming fish market, in front of the terminal bus connected with the airport (10 minutes) and the main attractive Sicilian cities. The B&B offers 3 double rooms with '800 decorated ceilings, furnished in a classic smart style, with private bathrooms, equipped with climatizer, TV and WI-FI connection for your note-book. Pc with Broad-band internet WI-FI connection is also available in the hall. Each morning to start your day the Breakfast is served in a smart and designer dining room. ... more   less 
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