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Antica Badia Relais Hotel

5.0 of 5 Corso Italia 115, 97100 Ragusa, Sicily, Italy
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  • Location
    4.5 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
    5 of 5 stars
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Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
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32 reviews 32 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are touring southern Sicily (from Taormina, Siracusa, etc), this is the best hotel to base your stay. A charming hotel in an old Palazzo with all new amenities and good spa facilities. The hotel put us in contact with Chiara of the local tourist bureau and we had interesting tours lined up for our whole week in Sicily.... More 

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Moorestown, NJ
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although we would place the rooms (our travel group rented three) at the 4-star level, the remainder of this hotel is definitely 5. It's a beautiful palace that was once home to the original "mayor" of Ragusa. Service was excellent from start to finish. In Ragusa, this is THE place to stay -- and Ragusa is a charming city, very... More 

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London
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

This is not a conventional hotel. The rooms are quite different - our friends travelling with us had a relatively conventional room with high ceiling but ours was womb like in a barrel vaulted room. It was however a very quiet and comfortable room with an exotic if small shower that had several different shower heads to spray from all... More 

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Kingston, Massachusetts
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5 reviews 5 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

This place was very bizarre. First of all, it smelled like a bad anti-septic, that permeated everywhere. Then , while there was a virile man at the "welcome desk", it was Conchetta who hauled our bags. The man just was flaccid, and indifferent to us. We originally were placed In a cave-like room, and although the bed was very comfortable,... More 

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New York
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82 reviews 82 reviews
15 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Driving into their narrow alley should have been a warning about what was to come. No way is this a 5 Star hotel. Rooms were ill conceived making it hard to get around. There was not one luggage rack in our room to open a suitcase. Bathrooms had similar problems.Didn't really have anyone to bring the luggage to the rooms... More 

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Shaftesbury, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We found this hotel on-line and couldn't believe what a gem we had found when we arrived. All the staff were exceptional in their knowledge of the area and had suggestions / recommendations for any type of restaurant that was fancied, from basic pizzas to Michelin 2*; all staff were attentive, but discrete and nothing was too much trouble. If... More 

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Rome, Italy
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19 reviews 19 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Fantastic property, with incredible furnishings and style. The staff is very professional, truly helpful and friendly. They gave us excellent suggestions for restaurants and sightseeing and managed a change in our booking very gracefully indeed. We were so happy that we stayed at the Antica Badia a day longer than originally planned. If you love art, architecture and appreciate beauty... More 

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toronto
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85 reviews 85 reviews
77 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

location – good, across from Cathedral and short walk to restaurants. Longer but very pleasant walk down to old town, catch the bus to bring you back My GPS sent me on a wild goose chase around incredibly narrow streets to pull up in front of hotel, not necessary as you drive through the doorway into an inner courtyard; google... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Barocco style at the highest levels. The hotel is located in the hart of Ragusa and is 15 minutes walk from Ibla or few minutes by cab (10 euros fix rate). It offers large, clean, quite, finely decorated rooms. Parking available. The staff is outstanding, extremely professional and friendly. Michele and Ignazio are always available and full of suggestions. A... More 

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San Jose, California
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39 reviews 39 reviews
20 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Stayed here a couple of nights. It wasn't fully occupied. We almost felt like we were the only guests at the time. It's a clean hotel with interesting decor in the rooms. Our room was all purple, Violetta. Had good breakfast - not as great as some of the other boutique hotels we stayed in Sicily but meh... it had... More 

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Address: Corso Italia 115, 97100 Ragusa, Sicily, Italy
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Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Ragusa > Ragusa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Antica Badia Relais Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 12
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