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Bed & Breakfast Globetrotter Catania

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Vicolo della Lanterna, 14, 95121 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Basel, Switzerland
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Globetrotter Catania has a very friendly, experienced and helpful staff that meets the needs of travellers. They offer also, what I used, rooms in flats with a shared bathroom. Everythuing was clean and well organized. There was a small balcony. Some rooms had an air conditioner. It is well situated near the castle / museum.

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The apartment was clean, spacious, nice furnished. The staff was helpful and friendly. We were unprepared from Sicily, but they have helped us to organize everything. Sightseeing, restaurants, shoping, entertainments, travel to other cities, everything! Thanks one more!

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New York City, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Catania was our first stop in Sicily and the Globetrotter B&B met our needs well. The daily seafood and farmers market was right around the block and showed us an authentic slice of local life. The B&B itself is snugly nestled on one of the historic winding streets; the neighborhood appears a bit rough around the edges, but we felt... More

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Oslo, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

We spent our first night in Catania in this B&B, and had reserved room 5 (ground floor). We were greeted by some very helpful and service minded staff, who immediately offered to help us with tips and restaurant recommendations. They also helped us book a guided excursion on Etna, for which we got a discount. After we had been showed... More

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Aqaba, Jordan
2 reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

This is my first time writing a review but This B&B made all the difference to my holiday in Catania that I have no choice but to let everybody know about this place. When I came here I had the trusted lonely planet guidebook with me but now I find it astonishing that this B&B is not listed in lonely... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

If you're going to Catania (which I wouldn't really recommend, since the city is kind of dirty and gross), you should definitely stay here. The staff are extremely helpful, friendly, and nice and are willing to go above and beyond to help. The rooms are simple and fine, there is free wifi, and a great breakfast in the mornings. It's... More

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Essen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

We rented an appartment next to the B&B, the service was really good, nice tips for visiting the city, available for questions and very helpful. the appartment was clean and furnished, with a beautful terrace. a really nice stay, we will com again !

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

I was very satisfied with my staying in Band B Globtrotter. The reception team is realy nice , realy involved on its jobs and knows a lot about Catania and Sicilia. Appartments are confortable and modern. It is superbly located. Thanks for all !

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Parnu, Estonia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

I stayed 2 months in one of globetrotter's apartment. I totally recommend this b&b, their rooms and their apartments. The athmosphere is really good, rooms are nice and cozy. Location is super aswell: near to piazza Duomo and food and fish market is only few minutes by walking .Personal is always positivly minded and smiling.They are really helpful and caring.Do... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

This is a small but vertical bed and breakfast near the centre of Catania. The ground floor is small and serves as the kitchen/communal area/breakfast area and reception. The location is convenient if not a bit grubby. Probably not safe at night. Staff were very helpful and friendly. The room had lots of character and all the essentials: hot water,... More

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Address: Vicolo della Lanterna, 14, 95121 Catania, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Catania > Catania
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Hotel Class:3 star — Bed & Breakfast Globetrotter Catania 3*
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B&B Catania Globetrotter is an antique building that has been recently renovated. It’s located in the historical center of Catania, in Sicily, between the old fish market and Ursino castle, 200m from the Dome, cathedral and Via Etnea. You will find a hotel quality and warm homely atmosphere. Globetrotter B & B is within walking distance from main monuments, restaurants, pubs, and discos. The BnB is 15 minutes from the airport by car and 5 minutes from railway station and port. Our rooms are very comfortable with the following facilities: en-suite bathroom, air conditioning, TV, DVD, free wireless, regular internet, and hairdryer. Our b&b rents independent apartments in Sicily. They have kitchen, bathroom, air conditioning, TV, DVD, HiFi, internet Wifi and hairdryer in the historical center of Catania. ... more   less 
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