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Hotel Orizzonte - Acireale

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Viale Cristoforo Colombo n. 2, 95024 Acireale, Sicily, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014
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    4 of 5 stars
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

First time to Sicily, be it that we have been to other parts of the country. We arrived at the Hotel very late in the evening, booked in and went straight to our very large room, yes it was a little dated in decor, but the essentials were there, very hot water, white towels that were white and spotlessly clean.... More 

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Cirencester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Have to agree with the September review from Jobelina, the grounds are lovely, but it does flatter to deceive. With their attitude some of the reception staff really should not be in the hospitality business, at least not front of house, although by the end of the week one or two did seem a touch more friendly. As for the... More 

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Hasselt, Belgium
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

The grounds to this hotel are lovely; palm trees, big pool and fountains. Moreover, it is in a great location for exploring the wider area. Yet the inside of the hotel is showing its age. I’d say this was a three star hotel rather than a four star. The two female receptionists we encountered were po-faced and so lacking in... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
20 reviews 20 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This is a nice hotel that allows you to be well settled and close enough to visit the most interesting places in East Sicily provided you rent a car since it is outside Acireale. Although i do not agree with the 4 star classification (3 star would be more adequate), the hotel is not that expensive considering it provides a... More 

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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Overall an average four star hotel in Italy. Not too comfortable, etc, but clean and very nice and helpful personel. Often used by large groups and therefore not very individual. A good starting point to go up on Mount Etna.

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Oldenburg, Germany
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

we were there with a tour of 47 people, unfortunately there were other tours as well, dinner was served in two big rooms, no menue for information, no extra for vegetarians, one night we had a buffet dinner which ended for me after the starter - the buffet was nearly empty and they began to clean it of... The rooms... More 

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Saint Thomas, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

We stayed 3 nights there as part of our tour. Lying on the slopes of Mt. Tauro, we had some great views of the coast and Mt. Etna. Mt. Etna was still smoking from an earlier eruption. The rooms were large and clean. The meals were very good. From this hotel, we ventured to Taormina (beautiful), Noto (UNESCO) and Siracusa.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

I have been in this hotel as a single tourist and got a room on the ground floor. The room has 14" TV with only Italian channels and the furniture was quite simple. There was no hot water in the bathroom and the problem was fixed after an hour or so. The breakfast of this hotel is more than enough... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
16 reviews 16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012

Despite its nice garden and pool, there is nothing you can do in the area, and services are extremely poor. We had the worst welcome ever from a female "receptionist", who was not able to speak English, but even in Italian was not willing at all to give us any bit of information/help. We did not get any "ciao" at... More 

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77 reviews 77 reviews
39 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2012

We found this hotel by accident, the one we were heading for from our satnav was closed. Set back from the road in large garden with big swimming pool the hotel looked fine. We didn't use the pool as too cold, not sure that it was even open. The welcome was good and the hotel was busy so we stayed... More 

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Address: Viale Cristoforo Colombo n. 2, 95024 Acireale, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Catania > Acireale
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Orizzonte - Acireale 4*
Number of rooms: 125
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