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Aretusa Vacanze

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Vicolo Zuccala, 1, 96100 Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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Ranked #7 of 170 Syracuse B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Budleigh Salterton, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Superbly located in a beautiful old building near the tip of the island, our rooms (double and twin with kitchenette and bathroom in between) were clean, comfortable and well equipped. It was a sheer pleasure to have a shower one can actually move in (what it is with Sicily and teeny weeny showers?) and with something as simple as a... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved coming to this B and B. If you come to Siracusa, it is a big mistake if you don't stay in Ortigia. This B and B was excellent. We felt very welcomed. We stayed on the ground floor and right around the corner were many restaurants and shops. Breakfast was also delicious served on the rooftop. The price... More 

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Great B&B in good location in Ortigia. Everything in easy walking distance. Staff all very pleasant and helpful and want you to have a good time. Rooms fine, wifi excellent and nice breakfast . All in all - recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

绝对超值享受 ! 你不会失望的 ! We experienced extraordinary friendly service at B&B Arestusa Vacanze. The lady was so friendly, she helped us personally to find a parking place nearby the hotel in the old town upon our arrival. The host brought kindly our luggage to our room. The room was large and very clean, with simple but beautiful decoration. Everything for... More 

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Wonderful service. Great breakfast with fresh squeezed orange juice, cheese selection, cakes, ham and sandwiches. Very quiet place in a cute little street, close to many restaurants. Nice room and very functional when coming with kids. Liked the little kitchenette that allowed us to eat our own cooked meals.

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Forestville, CA
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15 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I am so glad we stayed here, with Antonio, Ettore and Maurizio. They were so sweet, helpful, warm, gracious. They were always there to answer my questions .... the location was perfect for us in Ortigia, within easy walk of the water as well as many sites, restaurants. The establishment is in a small alley and has a reception on... More 

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Beer-Sheva
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We make the mistake that we drive the car to their residence.At one place the signs show :only for residents.We call the Aretusa Vacanze and in the minute one guy come and guide us to put the car very close to their place.Very pleasant house and hosts.The room we get (nr 2)has a bunch of amenities (even a tablet to... More 

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Lake Saint Louis, Missouri
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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Antonio was so helpful to us as we communicated online prior to our trip to Ortegya. When our plane landed at an unexpected airport due to weather, Antonio and Hector were beyond helpful in getting us to the B&B and picking us up from our taxi because no car travel is allowed in the old city after 8pm. Wonderful location... More 

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Albuquerque
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22 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The owner/staff were outstanding, very friendly and helpful, and had good restaurant recommendations. Everything is within an easy walk. Their parking was a couple of blocks away. We had the first floor room, which was large, with a small kitchen and sleeping for three. However, the room is right on the walk street, with an exterior door as well as... More 

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

During our five nights at Aretusa Vacanze in a triple room, we found the staff and owners welcoming and charming, even organising the making up of our the room so we could move straight in, despite arriving earlier than checkin. The room was very clean and spacious and included the use of a tiny kitchen counter with fridge and a... More 

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