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Il Principe Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Alessi 20-26 | Centro Storico, 95124 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Ranked #5 of 103 hotels in Catania
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
YacchanAmarone Dusseldorf, Germany
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Dusseldorf, Germany
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221 reviews 221 reviews
55 hotel reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed at this hotel with my wife for two nights. The location was in the center of the city and very convenient. The room was clean and enough space for two of us. The Sicilian receptionist was friendly and supportive, and let us know the recommendable fish restaurants. The parking space was just in front of the hotel, and... More

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Lincolnshire, UK
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47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All the ingredients were there, but they didn't seem to hang together as well as they could. The hotel is hidden away in the cathedral area, but is quiet,which is a plus. Our twin room was adequate and the bathroom good (except that the wash basin lacked a plug - a bit third-world,that!). WiFi was slow and lacked useful bandwidth,... More

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Sydney, Australia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a recent stay at il Principe, I received an email from Mr Marco De Pinto, Direttore of the hotel, advising that my wallet had been found in our hotel room. Mr De Pinto was terrific - he made all the arrangements for the reimbursement of cash and the return of the wallet, including credit cards and driving license. And... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here in August 2011 for our honeymoon and fell in love with Catania so we decided to go back July 2014. We stayed with Il Principe on both occasions and can honestly say they were exceptional! The hotel is situated in the city centre and is walking distance from the main shopping street (Via Etnea)... More

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Gharghur, Malta
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel was truly one of the most beautiful I'd ever stayed in! Staff are very warm and friendly, and location-wise it is great. Our 4th-floor room was spectacular!! Would love to come again some other time :)

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful hotel - lots of toiletries in the rooms - big beds - all clean and tastefully decorated - breakfast was lovely and they were happy to make us eggs how we liked them too! Everything was perfect except Marta the receptionist who was very abrupt and sarcastically smiling - one one occasion even laughed at my pronounciation in italian... More

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at this hotel for one night as a stop over before heading for the south coast. The hotel is in a great location in the centre and in walking distance to most places. The room was very well presented, clean modern looked as if it had been recently redecorated. The beds were comfortable for a good nights sleep.... More

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Bunbury, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great location , but do follow the signage for it is tucked away . Well appointed hotel with very friendly and helpful staff . Nothing was too much trouble for them . The room was a standard room which was larger than the normal . Well finished rooms very very clean . The central location made it easy... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

stayed 2 nights on a round trip around sicily. Hotel is very centrally located 2 minutes walk to the cathedral and main spuare in a quiet side street. There is a few very lively bars and restaurants just in front but the close at a decent time and add to the charm. Rooms are very proper (except the showers could... More

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Lincs
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014 via mobile

Nice hotel, reasonably priced and a great location to explore old city centre of Catania. Rooms are more than adequate, toiletries provided and free fast wifi. Building itself is the nicest one in the area and certainly our third floor room was quiet. We were very happy with hotel which offered good value for money. If undecided - don't hesitate!

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Address: Via Alessi 20-26 | Centro Storico, 95124 Catania, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Catania > Catania
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Il Principe Hotel 4*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access
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#4 Romantic Hotel in Catania #4 Business Hotel in Catania #4 Luxury Hotel in Catania #4 Family Hotel in Catania
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