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Via San Michele 26, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy (Centro Catania)
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B&B Faro
Ranked #8 of 179 Catania B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Paris, France
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

We travelled around the Amalfi Coast and South East Sicily mid-August, and we've been quite disappointed by the average comfort of the hotels, despite their high rates. The Faro B&B is certainly by far our best experience ! The apartment is in the heart of the city, one step from the Cathedral, the famous daily fish market and all monuments.... More

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

This was the best B&B we've ever stayed at... Our host and hostess were delightful, the rooms were spacious and extremely well cared for, the breakfasts were excellent, and the location was perfect - right in the heart of town. While there was no Wifi (as another reviewer pointed out), there is a publicly accessible Mac desktop computer. The art... More

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Brussels, Belgium
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

This is the best B&B we've ever been to. An extraordinary apartment beautifully furnished by Anna + Antonio who are both artists. Overwhelming breakfast with home made pies, freshly sliced fruit etc. The hosts are very friendly, helpful and make you feel at home. The location is also quite convenient, close to the city center but in a quiet street.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013 via mobile

We loved this place. Our room was huge, the shower was hot, out hosts were the loveliest people we met and brekky was heaven. Unfortunately there was no wifi, but the wine bar in the square had it, so we just had to drink wine if we wanted to use wifi! if you want to go Mt Etna I would... More

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Istanbul, Turkey
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

This B&B captures the absolute spirit of how a B&B should be. Beautiful rooms with individual care to detail and to guest comfort. Owners who obviously care about their guests and view them as such, not as customers. Anna and Antonio were warm and helpful from the very first moment, helping us to park our car, get our bags in,... More

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Gjovik, Norway
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

I would like to thank Anna and Antonio once again for a wonderful stay in their recidens (july 2012). This must be the best place to stay in Catania! A clean and large room (more like an apartment). A lovely breakfast in nice, relaxing surrondings of art and jazz. Not to forget all the green plants og the presence of... More

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Cuckfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

We stayed here and it felt like we were a house guest. We arrived late and were welcomed warmly, introduced to our clean and pleasant room. Anna and Antonio suggested where to eat and sent us off for the evening, which was easy given their central location. In the morning, a fantastic spread was laid out for breakfast and again... More

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Toronto, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012

Could not have had a better start to our Sicily tour than to arrive at B&B Faro for two nights. Anna and Antonio welcome you with warmth and efficiency. Their lovely home is full of great art (produced by Anna and Antonio) and the rooms are spacious and eclectically decorated. Great breakfast spread and unpretentious, genuine hospitality.

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012

We found this little gem via Lonely Planet and were thrilled. Spacious clean rooms, decorated with fantastic art work and in the morning we had a delicious breakfast of fruit and homemade cakes! Anna and Antonio were the perfect hosts. I would definitely stay there again.

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Paris, France
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012

B&B Faro was the perfect place to start our trip through Sicily. Anna and Antonio's hospitality was outstanding. Anna's warmth and enthusiasm for travel and people made our stay in Catania so memorable. Our room was spacious and modern with beautiful paintings and artwork by the hosts themselves. Breakfast was served at the time you requested in the couple's home... More

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Additional Information about B&B Faro

Also Known As:
B&B Faro Catania, Sicily
Address: Via San Michele 26, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Catania > Catania > Centro Catania
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #8 of 179 B&Bs / Inns in Catania
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
B&B Faro is located in the heart of Catania historical center, on the third floor of an 18th-century building.Once past our entrance gate, you will embark on a journey of the senses where music and contemporary art blend in perfect harmony within a charming residence. The spacious living room features numerous paintings, sculptures and design objects. Shapes and colors magically fill the entire environment. Guests will enjoy their stay in a place that offers a truly pleasurable experience. All bedrooms have their own separate entrance. Each one features a different decor characterized by warm colors and well-defined shapes.By finely blending contemporary art and design into this traditional space, the comforts of the present add to the allure of the past. All bedrooms are equipped with A/C and bathrooms with shower (hairdryers available in all rooms). At guests' disposal suite, triple and double rooms (also available for single guests).Breakfast is served in the dining room of the main Anna&Antonio apartment, a welcoming space with a view over the roofs and the dome of the cathedral. ... more   less 

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