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Calanica Residence Hotel

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   C/da Vallone di Falco, 90015 Cefalu, Sicily, Italy
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Ranked #5 of 35 Hotels in Cefalu
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have been to Calanica last June. We arrived by plane in Palermo and then we went to Cefalù by train. Cefalù is the city where there is the residence. If you want to get to the city, the easiest way is to take the train from Palermo, it only takes 50 minutes and the ticket is pretty cheap; it... More

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent two weeks in the Hotel Calanica in August 2014. It is excellent place for people who are looking for peace, silence and total relax. We recommend the stay in the hotel for people who want to enjoy real, salty, clean and blue sea. It is ideal for relax and escape from modern, rush city life. We enjoyed our... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We booked this for 5 nights as a wind down location following travels around Italy. As it was our anniversary, which we advised them of, we were given a bungalow in a prime location fully facing the sea.They also sent a bottle of bubbly to our room. We had a junior suite, very modern but offering everything you needed. The... More

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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

As with so many hotels in Sicily this one is difficult to find. After a sightseeing tour around the narrow streets of Cefalu we had to talked in to the hotel by the reception staff. The title of hotel is slightly misleading in that there are a number of bungalows set into the hillside offering spectacular views of the bay... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Domenico was very helpful in planning our trip. He answered emails promptly and courteously even though I probably got a little anal at times. I over engineer everything. Salvatore was always at the ready for anything we needed. Sara and Mauro were equally helpful at the restaurant. The food was good and the service was excellent. We dumped most of... More

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21 hotel reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

These little bungalows were a little pricey, but we were only there for two nights during the shoulder season and decided to splurge. What romantic little places! You feel you are in your own little tiki hut, but it has all the trimmings of a high quality hotel inside. Walking out the door in the morning, you are immediately met... More

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Catania, Sicilia, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

My husband and I spent a long weekend in Cefalu and we couldn't have been happier with our stay at Calanica. Once we checked, someone took our bags [via moped] to our bungalow for us. It was a bit of a walk from the parking lot to the bungalows, but that is the price you pay for their amazing views.... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

Our vacation in Calanica in mid of August 2013, was just great, two weeks in Paradise…no rush, no stress, no driving, no sightseeing…just couple of nice guests, sea view like from lighthouse, clean and blue sea and blue sky, good sleep and fantastic Sicilian food, topped by sincere and friendly Sicilian people in the hotel…. It was difficult to leave... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

Well just happen to pass by this beautiful resort , and we booked straight away ......The room was fantastic , the private beach bay was amazing , the food great and the TEAM managed by Domenico simply the best you could expect ......... Really was the best holiday we had in Sicily and by the way we re-confirmed for the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

Very nice bungalows with spectacular ocean and sunset views. It has it's own private beach, swimming pool, football area and tennis court. Beach is rocky, but crystal clear water, good snorkling and very few people. Nice breakfast buffet, lunch menu ok. Small nice bar down at the beach. Super friendly staff. 5-10mins taxi ride into Cefalu town, fixed price 10... More

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Address: C/da Vallone di Falco, 90015 Cefalu, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Palermo > Cefalu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Calanica Residence Hotel 4*
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