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Grande Albergo Alfeo

4.0 of 5 Via Nino Bixio, 5, 96100 Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a very good stay. The hotel is very fine in a very nice building with excellent rooms. The reception was excellent. The price was very, very fair. It's a really first class place. But I would avoid the restaurant, food was okay but prices were too high compared to the area. The breakfast was okay, but the chef... More

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Surrey, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel does not have a 4* feel or appearance. The reception areas are in need of refurbishment. Communal areas feel very dingy and depressing. The restaurant did not have an inviting appearance at all so we even skipped breakfast, preferring to go to one of the numerous little pasticcerias nearby. The room however was clean with lovely crisp white... More

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Berlin, Germany
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90 reviews 90 reviews
27 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

I really enjoyed staying at this hotel, in Sicily I have found that finding a really good bed is a challenge and this one surpassed my expectations. The rooms are large, renovated and comfortable. Everything works, TV, Shower, Air Conditioning, refrigerator and the Wifi as well. It is a 5 minute walk from the old city Ortiga Island, but I... More

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Gdynia, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

The hotel was almost perfect. Great location, very friendly and competent stuff. Breakfast was totally not Italian. A lot of vegetables, fresh fruits etc. The room where we stayed 302 had a nice small patio on the roof which was fantastic. The only thing what should be improved by the hotel is the smell in the room after arriving and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Spent a lovely weekend in this hotel to visit Syracuse&surrounding locations ...clean hotel,fantastic service and above all good breakfast & dinner!Very quite hotel!Perfect for a relaxing holiday for all d family or couple getaways!

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Parma, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

I choose this hotel because of its location, very close to Ortigia, but outside of the traffic jam of the Island. It is very nice: an old palace recently renovated, with a wonderful restaurant where an excellent breakfast is served. My room (a superior one) was very large, nice furnitures and a small balcony on the main road.

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London, United Kingdom
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14 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This hotel in Syracuse is very near to the small island were the old city is and we're all the tourists go.......As I saiid the hotel is old but it's ok because the value for money is 9.The rooms are big,the stuff ok but the breakfast is average and they have no parking......

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Adelaide, Australia
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56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

The Grande Albergo Alfeo is situated between the rail and bus stations in one direction, and the old town of Ortygia in the other, with both being 10-15 minutes' walk away. The advantage of NOT staying in Ortygia, by the way, is that you're outside the really touristy area, and you mix with real people and find real shops and... More

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Sydney, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

This hotel was convenient, easy and modern. The bathroom was great, particularly by Sicilian standards. The rooms are very sizeable with tall ceilings. The location is a perfect mid-way between Ortygia and the new-town. It is surrounded by cafés and small bars and a short walk to great restaurants. It is not an amazing hotel (and no parking) but certainly... More

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London
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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

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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Address: Via Nino Bixio, 5, 96100 Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Syracuse > Syracuse
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Hotel Class:4 star — Grande Albergo Alfeo 4*
Number of rooms: 39
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