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Aretusa Vacanze

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Vicolo Zuccala, 1, 96100 Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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Ranked #5 of 179 Syracuse B&B and Inns
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The position of this small, comfortable hotel was the first positive that was obvious to us. The room was comfortable and uniquely decorated. Above all of this, the staff were outstanding and would always do their utmost for their guests. Breakfast on the rooftop terrace was another highlight!

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Aretusa Vacanze is a charming, comfortable, small hotel in Ortygia, the oldest, most interesting neighborhood of Syracuse. Lovely, well-maintained rooms; friendly and efficient staff; great location; and a remarkably reasonable price. What more could one ask?

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

The hotel is great, in the best possible spot in the Syracuse, 1 min from everything. The terrace with the view on all the roofs is amazing,. But the greatest thing is the staff. Such friendliness, willingness to help - I have never encountered, you feel at home immediately. "Please put a little of this jam on the ricotta, my... More 

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Kibbutz Gezer, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

The excellent reviews are well-justified. We arrived 11 hours late, after the fire in the Rome airport, and at midnight missed the last turn to Aretusa Vacanze. Hectore came to meet us, and drove our car up to the door. That perfectly describes the level of concern and service. The location is excellent, the roof-top terrace is a magical setting... More 

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Budleigh Salterton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

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 April 12, 2015

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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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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Portland, Oregon
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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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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 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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