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Gattopardo House

Via Minoriti, 10, 95124 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Ranked #31 of 193 Catania B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Istanbul, Turkey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Arriving and leaving from Catania, we stayed at Gattopardo House twice in a 10 day holiday, and both times we really enjoyed our stay. The 19th century building is beautiful and easy to find. One step off from Via Etnea, walking distance to all the attractions and restaurants. The rooms are very spacious and clean, the air conditioner and wi-fi... More

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Campinas, SP
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34 reviews 34 reviews
13 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This hostel is located in walking distance of main turist attractions of Catania. The bedroom is big with inside bathroom. No breakfast is offer, but it was clear for us at the moment of booking. The stuff was very friendly.

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Burton-on-Trent
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393 reviews 393 reviews
90 hotel reviews
139 helpful votes 139 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We were due to fly out from Catania early on the following morning, so we had decided to stay the night in the city (we had been on vacation near Ribera). We had made a reservation at Gattopardo House and we took a taxi from the car rental return at the airport. We arrived in Via Minoriti and were greeted... More

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Bucharest, Romania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

The location is in city center. The rooms is very spacious and very clean. We (group of 5) stayed here into 2 rooms (1 triple and 1 double). The rooms are equipped with A/C, tv and wifi internet. The private bathrooms was outside the rooms, but that was no inconvenience to us. The owner was very friendly and helpful. If... More

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Hong Kong, China
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

We stayed in a double room in II Gattopardo House with classic furnishing. The room can actually accommodate 3 guests as there was 1 double and 1 single bed. The B&B is located within 5 mins walk from a bus station with links to airport (#457) and train station (#448). Pro's: room was very spacious, had a small standing balcony... More

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

This place is called a hostel, but I have never experienced a hostel looking like this! They have however several ensuite rooms (which we booked) which puts the standard up to a hotel. As we were there during low season and almost no other guests, the owner very nicely upgraded us to a superior room. The building is an historic... More

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Frankfurt, Germany
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

We stayed one night in Hostel Rooms Catania. Booking online on the same morning was easy enough. The hotel (calling it "hostel" seems rather inappropriate) is located in the city centre, parking lots were nearby and not too expensive. The service staff was friendly and helpful and told us about the story of this beautiful (at least from the inside)... More

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Kiel, Germany
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137 reviews 137 reviews
23 hotel reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013 via mobile

This Palazzo calling Hostel is an understatement, you will see. My room was the bedroom of a baroness and a little bit of that feeling came over me tonight . The reception gave me a lot of really interesting informations for example to choose the best Etna- tour. This location is the best strategic place for discovering the touristic highlights... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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82 reviews 82 reviews
13 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

It was among the cheapest options in Catania and I can guarantee you, I was happy with everything. Absolutely nothing negative to say. The owner is a very nice person, who will kindly give you many tips and documents if you need any. The room is simple but the bed is very comfortable and the A/C works perfectly ! The... More

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Singapore
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106 reviews 106 reviews
12 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here 4 nights. It's quite central to most places, abt 1km walk to main bus station. Room is basic but huge and only downside is the private bathrooms may be a slight walk away from ur room.... So dont forget ur stuff. Has good eateries like Trattoria Cavaliere & Streetfood nearby. Owner Carlo was very helpful and gave us... More

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Address: Via Minoriti, 10, 95124 Catania, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Catania > Catania
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