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B&B Palazzo Castro al Duomo

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Piazza Duomo, 2 | Ragusa Ibla, 97100 Ragusa, Sicily, Italy
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

We stayed 2 nights in this beautiful elegant B & B. The rooms are large and well furnished with old antique furniture. Not just the bedrooms but other rooms to be in or look at. All around are artworks. from all around the world. The views are to die for and we had a balcony too. The B & B... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We have just spent 3 nights in this beautiful Palazzo. My husband & I stayed in the Suite dei Merletti & my sister stayed in the Suite dei Gelsomini. Both were excellent with balconies overlooking the cathedral & the beautiful square. The accommodation is spotlessly clean & the daily cleaning is done to a very high standard. Bottled water is... More 

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

The accommodation was very clean , quiet and had a very calm peaceful atmosphere despite being close to the centre. The bedroom was spacious with a lovely view over the garden. Erminia and her mother were very hospitable and considerate.

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Marlow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We stayed here for three nights in a wonderful suite. Ermenia and her mother are charming, very friendly and helpful. The breakfast each day was delicious, with a special treat each morning. We enjoyed spending time at the café opposite the Palazzo, and the local recommended restaurants were very good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

This was our second stay at Palazzo Castro and while generally sceptical of ratings its No1 is richly deserved here in what is a really magical little village, I will leave the Gelati to others to recommend as their pistachio barely lasts an evening as it is! On our first stay in July 2014 Lucia could not be more helpful... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

B and B Palazzo Castro al Duomo is located in a beautiful old building next to the Duomo in Ragusa Ibla. The hostess, Erminia, is warm and welcoming, and the breakfast always features fresh bread and cheese, cereal and yogurt, plus something "extra" -- home made pastries, perhaps. The town of Ragusa ibla is impossibly cute, with compact houses climbing... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

This really comfortable and accommodating B&B was one of the highlights of our stay in Sicily as Erminia and her mother made us fell so welcome and at home. The place was spotlessly clean and extremely comfortably furnished and the breakfast was super. Afficionados of the TV series "Montalbano" will, of course, delight in staying right on top of one... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

This spot is truly charming: the ancient palazzo in the shadow of the magnificent baroque duomo provides a haven of genteel calm with its tastefully decorated rooms (ours had a hand painted ceiling and ancient decorated tiles on the floor) and is an ideal base from which to explore Ragusa. But what makes this place special is the warm and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015 via mobile

no need to repeat the previous reviews, since all is correct: perfect location (and nicely warm on a chilly night outside), lovely hosts, amazing breakfast. The palazzo takes you back in time and is a unique backdrop for your holidays. We'll cherish the souvenirs and hope to be back soon.

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Essex,England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

There are B&Bs and then there is the Palazzo Castro Al Duomo. The location is perfect in the very heart of Ragusa Ibla. Our room overlooked the square,a perfect setting. The house is stunning and beautifully furnished. Our room was spacious, and learning that we both drink ridiculous amounts of tea, we were provided with a kettle,tea bags, and cups... More 

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