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Grand Hotel Ortigia

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Viale Mazzini 12, 96100 Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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58 reviews 58 reviews
16 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a very nice stay here. The staff were both friendly and outgoing to our whole family. The included breakfast was the best we had in Sicily. It is served on the top floor and setting on the terrace overlooking the marina is lovely. The hotel arranges boat transfers to a little brown sand, brownish water beach on the... More

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Amherst, New Hampshire
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel is beautiful and the location is great but their are many issues with the operation.The internet did not work on the second floor and I had to be in the lobby at all hours doing my work.The hotel solution was to change our room.after we had unpacked.We had a nice room with a harbor view and we could... More

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St. Marys, Georgia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel was beautiful but the staff does not like Americans! Just never got the warm welcoming or first class customer service that we always get in Sicily! Just because it is the most expensive hotel doesn't mean it is the best!

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TIRANA, ALBANIA
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72 reviews 72 reviews
23 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Grand Hotel Ortigia is located on the oldest part of Siracusa, the Ortigia Island. The hotel is a beautiful old building which offers all the necessary infrastructure for a wonderful holiday. Breakfast is served on the last floor which faces the sea and the view is wonderful. The staff was helpful and nice. The rooms are nice even though the... More

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived, with the aid of Tom-Tom, in mid afternoon. The temperature outside was 38 degrees Celsius. This was due to a sirocco wind blowing off the Sahara desert and frankly it was much too hot for us. Normally temperatures at the end of June are in the high 20s/low 30s. Parking is available at a charge of €10/day. That... More

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Istanbul, Turkey
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58 reviews 58 reviews
35 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Location of the hotel was very good with a nice sea view and in the heart of Ortigia. Check-in and check-out were efficient. At check-in we were upgraded to a junior suite from a deluxe room which sounded good at first, but the junior suite had two levels; on a suspended upper level there was only a double bed, and... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
24 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the better known hotels in the town but I doubt whether it is anywhere near the best and suspect that there are boutiques in the town which are much better. But it is easy to book the Grand without hours of research and you can't go too far wrong. The Grand is well stuated and has... More

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Orange, California
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45 reviews 45 reviews
18 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I attended a business conference in this ancient relatively unknown city in Sicily. The hotel rating system is different than what American travelers would be used to. A five star in USA is different than five star in Europe. This hotel is well appointed with luxuries not typically found in this rural region of the world. The... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Reasonably priced this five stars hotel is a perfect place to spend few days in Ortigia. The terrace where breakfast and dinners are served is absolutely impressive and quality of service is up to the expectations. Unfortunately the WiFi in room 212 is not perfectly working as the coverage is not good.

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Banbury, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Very conveniently placed just over the bridge onto the 'island' of Ortigia. Our room was bright and airy and well equipped although space was a little limited in the otherwise perfectly fine bathroom. The rooftop restaurant was the ideal spot for breakfast and the staff were well marshalled by the superb maitre d. whose style and humour made for some... More

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Address: Viale Mazzini 12, 96100 Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Syracuse > Syracuse
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Grand Hotel Ortigia 5*
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Grand Hotel Ortigia Sicily/Syracuse, Italy

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