We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 152 Syracuse B&Bs / inns

Aretusa Vacanze

1.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Vicolo Zuccala, 1, 96100 Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Aretusa Vacanze to your Saves list
Aretusa Vacanze
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Show Prices
97%
Ranked #3 of 152 Syracuse B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
A recent review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014
nd2ski Exeter, NH
Write a Review

341 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    247
    84
    10
    0
    0
See reviews for
68
181
5
1
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (13)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Exeter, NH
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
18 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

We stayed here in September. Could not have been more pleased. Everyone was genuinely helpful, kind, enthusiastic. We were unprepared (our fault) to find hotel while in our car as it is on a pedestrians only (tiny) street. Hector, a real gentleman, came to our rescue appearing cheerful and unfazed (unlike myself ;) ). Room was clean and comfortable, breakfast... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

We loved breakfast on the roof terrace. The location is perfect - right in the middle or ortigia. The staff were very helpful and informative. We had a two room suite which would work well for a family.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Germany
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
18 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

We felt very much at home in this small hotel in the centre of Siracusa. The receptionist came to look for us when we got lost upon arrival and was the most friendly and helpful person imaginable. The room was a bit dark, but otherwise OK for 2 nights. The mini kitchen was very useful. The hotel seems to consist... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Malta
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

There could be nothing negative which can be said about this wonderful accomodation. To begin with the staff and the owners are so friendly and helpful that make the stay so pleasant. Apart from helping us with suggestions of what to see and where to eat, they went out of their way to help us with all our requests (and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Tokyo, Japan
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

We visited here early october. This is out of season, but local people recommended this is the best season! B&B located at the best place of Ortygia, and hosts were very helpful and served nice breakfast (even fresh orange & lemon juices were just squeezed on our front!) on scenic terrace on the top. Here is very nice place and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Ottawa
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
21 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Interesting double level room with basic cooking facilities for self-caterers in centre of beautiful old Ortigia. Spotlessly clean. Quiet, relaxing surroundings. Fine breakfast on terrace, one of the best in Italy. Good price, especially for room and location.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Neuchatel
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

We really enjoyed our stay, the staff was very helpful and friendly. Breakfast on the rooftop was a nice way to start the day. Rooms were well-furnished and also had air conditioning units if you need them. I can't say enough as well about the location, very central to everything in Ortigia, easy to walk around and come back for... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
18 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

Ortigia is one of the most beautiful spots in Sicily. On arrival in Ortigia we called the hotel as requested and waited with the car next to the Fonte Aretusa. A lovely gentleman came down and found us and we drove the car to the only garage parking in Ortigia (cost 5 Euro a night - very cheap). Don't panic... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

Very welcoming and helpful staff. Had the last room available which was advertised as economy. It was spacious and comfortable. Were helped to the car park by the charming Hector who speaks French, not English! The breakfast on the terrace which has great views was fabulous. Would certainly go again, tremendous value for Ortigia.

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Nothing but praise for our oom with habe and fridge, and roof terrace where we were given fine breakfasts and encouraged to entertain non-guest friends, and take our drinks and picnics. Thoroughly helpfuland good-natured family staff

Was this review helpful? Yes

Been to Aretusa Vacanze? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Aretusa Vacanze

Also Known As:
Aretusa Vacanze Sicily/Syracuse, Italy
Address: Vicolo Zuccala, 1, 96100 Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Syracuse > Syracuse
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 152 B&Bs / Inns in Syracuse
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1 star — Aretusa Vacanze 1*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Venere, Travelocity, Expedia, Priceline, Hotels.com, Tingo, TripOnline SA, HostelWorld, HostelBookers and Otel so you can book your Aretusa Vacanze reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Aretusa Vacanze, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.