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    Il Principe Hotel

    Via Alessi 20-26 | Centro Storico, 95124 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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    Overview
    • Excellent43%
    • Very good38%
    • Average12%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    “The welcoming staff is amazing. Since both myself & wife speak Italian fluently we felt more at home. As a hotel its situated in one of the best areas for eating, shopping and even tours. Thanks to the staff and management of IL Principe for...More

    1  Thank Pierre C
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Near the fountain with the Roman elephant statue this is a good value hotel. We had a budget level room on the first floor - small of course but impeccably clean and quiet. A simple and delicious breakfast available. Helpful staff and an easy walk...More

    Thank Janekiwi
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Our last night of our Carrani 6N Fantasia Siciliana Tour was at this hotel and we were very happy with our room which was large, well furnished and comfortable. It was located on the other side of the street overlooking the street and hotel with...More

    Thank JandPF
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    This has been the most difficult review to write so far. The staff at this terrible hotel were probably amongst the nicest, most diligent and helpful that we have encountered. They were amazing. But what they were struggling with was the fact that this hotel...More

    1  Thank SueFischer
    Reviewed December 1, 2017 via mobile

    This hotel offers real comfort in the heart of Catania and somewhere I would recommend staying. It is within a very short distance of the city centre (5 minute stroll). This was one of the hotels I stayed in with my wife on a recent...More

    Thank JohnCass
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $84 - $213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Business Hotel in Catania
    • #4 Family Hotel in Catania
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Catania
    • #10 Luxury Hotel in Catania
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 80
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    • Location
    • Italy >
    • Sicily >
    • Province of Catania >
    • Catania
    • Also Known As
    • Il Principe Catania ,
    • Hotel Il Principe ,
    • Il Principe Hotel Catania, Sicily
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    JonathanSymonds
    February 21, 2017|
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    Response from quickchick2015 | Reviewed this property |
    The buffet breakfast was part of a package tour I was on. It was reasonable but not outstanding. The reason I like this hotel is I left something important behind and didn't realise it for a couple of days later. When we... More
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    October 28, 2015|
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    Response from VTHokie81 | Reviewed this property |
    It has valet parking for a daily fee.
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    Trevor S
    June 2, 2015|
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    Response from Gweilow | Reviewed this property |
    The hotel has limited parking on the premises so you can reserve this in advance. I generally do this but sometimes it is fully booked and I have to fend for myself on the side streets. I have always managed but I suggest... More
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    "Corner suites on other side of the street"
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    "Ask for a room without frosted glass in the windows"
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    "It seems all pretty good. We stayed in the new wing."
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    "Book parking or stay somewhere else"
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