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Grande Albergo Alfeo

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Nino Bixio, 5, 96100 Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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Ranked #16 of 64 hotels in Syracuse
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a very enjoyable stay here and found the hotel modern with very helpful staff and its location ideal, being just a short way outside of Ortigia. Excellent breakfasts and very clean and comfortable rooms. Would definitely stay here again.

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Northampton, Massachusetts
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

This was a very pleasant, comfortable hotel with friendly staff. Breakfast was excellent, and the room was very nice, and clean. The location was central, and it was easy to walk to Ortygia and enjoy the beautiful Piazza and its architecture. Make sure you see the Caravaggio, too...

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Westchester County, NY
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31 reviews 31 reviews
25 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

After having read some reviews, I was very apprehensive about this hotel, but it had been booked by our tour company. It was still undergoing renovations while we were there. My room looked brand new (and I checked the mattress for bugs and was relieved to find none). A piece of the flush apparatus of the toilet fell off in... More

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silicon valley ca
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33 reviews 33 reviews
14 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014 via mobile

For our first stay, we had an interior facing room - not a great view, but very quiet.Then we had an exterior facing room, better view a little less quiet.Loved the breakfast, the downstairs salon to sit and read, the handy location, and the price. no complaints except the receptionist over the weekend had no experience.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

This is a 4 star hotel placed near Ortigia Island. The rooms are comfortable and modern and the decor is nice. Breakfast is good and staff at the reception was very nce and helpful. I recommend this hotel .

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Parnu, Estonia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

I did not quite like my stay at the Grande Albergo Alfeo. Especially it’s not a good trade off considering the tariffs they charged for rooms. I had driven in my car and the parking which they promised never existed. It was a thin narrow alley where one gets to park cars. And I wasn’t comfortable doing so. The location... More

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Dromana, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

We were there in December 2013 and stayed in 2 rooms for 4 nights. The rooms were very comfortable and the bathrooms were well appointed. However, it was not possible to get coffee or anything else to eat or drink outside of breakfast despite there supposedly being a bar. It appeared as thought the hotel was running on a skeleton... More

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Cholargos, Greece
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

A sudden summer storm was adequate enough to flood the hotel. The staff didn't know what to do and they weren't helpful at all. Breakfast wasn't served, the elevators were stopped working and in general the whole situation was a chaotic. The room was nice and spacious and the location is very near to Ortigia.

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Buffalo, New York
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

By far, this was our least favorite hotel during our 2 week stay in Sicily. While the hotel has adequate furnishings and is a very good value, I would agree with others comments regarding a fair breakfast (No eggs or fruit) and rather unfriendly staff. We were bothered by mosquitos because it was warm and we had the windows opened.... More

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cape cod, MA/naples, FL
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71 reviews 71 reviews
27 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

This is our least favorite stay during our five weeks in Italy. The hotel, the room and the breakfast were all fine, but the lack of friendliness upon check-in really colored our overall impression of our stay in Sicily. We had requested parking months in advance when we booked our one night reservation and when we arrived the gentleman at... More

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Also Known As:
Grande Albergo Alfeo Sicily/Syracuse, Italy
Address: Via Nino Bixio, 5, 96100 Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Syracuse > Syracuse
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service
Hotel Style:
#11 Luxury Hotel in Syracuse
#14 Family Hotel in Syracuse
#15 Romantic Hotel in Syracuse
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Grande Albergo Alfeo 4*
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