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Hotel Livingston

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   via Nizza 17 | Ortigia, 96100 Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Gharghur, Malta
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152 reviews 152 reviews
29 hotel reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Location: overlooking open views of sea; windows open all night to hear waves breaking on rocks in preference to AC; located on Ortigia Island and has own limited parking space that can be reserved. Rooms clean and spacious and staff friendly and helpful. Breakfast buffet included and served on top floor with extensive sea views. Small indoor pool and sauna... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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33 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

On arriving we checked in and the lady at reception seemed very pushy about where we had parked our car, although it eventually turned out that we had parked "illegally" and the hotel helped us find somewhere closer and more convenient. The room we had was downstairs, very close to reception and was very small and dark. Both my wife... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for a week whilst visiting relations in Southern Italy. Our room was luxurious and very reasonably priced. It was spacious and clean, with very high ceilings and huge windows overlooking the brilliant blue ocean. Breakfast in the rooftop restaurant was the best. Staff were friendly and helpful and provided maps and information about the area. We found... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The staff at this hotel were fantastic. The ladies on the reception desk were very helpful with making local recommendations. But my hat goes off to the bellboy Paolo ... he accompanied me around Syracuse in my hire car to help me get the badge and antenna replaced (which were stolen on a brief stop in the neighbouring town of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We needed to break our journey to Marina a Di Ragusa for one night and Ortagia looked a good place. After much searching around several good options we chose The Livingston and we are glad we did. A great location overlooking the sea, parking provided outside (a real plus) and wonderful, high ceilinged rooms that are a good size and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Highly recommend. Our room was elegant, spacious, and spotlessly clean. The bathroom was large; it had a jacuzzi and spa shower. The water view from our room was spectacular. The staff was friendly and helpful. Breakfast was excellent with the usual Sicilian spread of pastries, cheeses, fresh cold cuts, fresh fruit and juices, etc.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Loved this hotel from the moment we stepped through the door. The staff were incredibly helpful and initial parking problems were dealt with swiftly. The decor is top notch and our room was most impressive, ,spotlessly clean and with a long balcony overlooking the sea. Any road noise was obliterated by excellent double glazing and the ac worked well. Good... More

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Michigan
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30 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We booked a room with ocean front view and a small (standing only) balcony. The room was clean, comfortable, nicely decorated but pretty small and pricey, however, we decided the view and location was worth it. We had free parking right outside the hotel and never used the car while there since the island is very walkable. The road passed... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Nice spot right on the sea. Easy walk to attractions and sites. the staff was very helpful and friendly. The gal at the front desk gave ideas for eating and info about mass times. Our internet worked very well, but others in our group had trouble. We had a nice balcony. There is not any exercise equipment here. The breakfast... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

The Hotel Livingston is set in a beautiful location and if you have a sea view the view is lovely. The rooms are spotlessly clean and ours was very comfortable if a little small. All the staff were very friendly and helpful. The breakfast is excellent by Sicillian standards. Parking can be arranged and is worth while booking in advance.... More

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Address: via Nizza 17 | Ortigia, 96100 Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Syracuse > Syracuse
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Livingston 4*
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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#8 Romantic Hotel in Syracuse #9 Luxury Hotel in Syracuse
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Hotel Livingston , located on Ortigia’s Island which is the historic centre of Siracusa, It’s a four stars charme hotel with all luxury comforts. This ancient building is surrounded by the Ionian Sea whom guests can admire from the roof garden and enjoying the view from the balcony of the rooms. Hotel Livingston offers modern technologies such as the magnificent Daikin air conditioning accompanied by class and elegance of the furnishings as Jacuzzi bath tub with glass shower stall or box top level Jacuzzi in the marble bathrooms.The restaurant '' U'' Taliu, all in the roof garden on the sea, delights visitors with its Mediterranean cuisine and the flavors of Sicily.The “Galatea” spa is a sophisticated and comprehensive wellness centre where real professionals take care of you body and mind.The “Galatea’s centre has an aero-hydro-massage pool, swimming against the tide, neck massage, color therapy., emotional showers, finnish sauna, turkish bath, laconicum (sauna Latin). Use Spa facilities described above a is completely free for our guests. Paying , Only the massage and the beauty treatment made from highly qualified beauticians. ... more   less 
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