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Reviewed July 3, 2016

Run by a retired couple, who are incredibly warm, friendly, helpful... a true Sicilian family. The place very homely (its a modified family home) and the rooms clean, comfortable. The hosts speak only Italian but that did not stop us from being great friends.

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Attard, Malta
Reviewed February 26, 2014

Signora Anna, Signor Mimmo and their family made us very welcome and were always at hand to help out with any queries we had. B & B is located at foot of Mt. Etna, with great views, yet close enough to Catania City centre. The rooms were clean, comfortable and quiet. Breakfast was excellent and plentiful. We really enjoyed our...

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Jerusalem, Israel
Reviewed July 21, 2013

My family and I had the best last night of our tour at Torre Del Griffo. The hosts were so nice !!!!!! Gace us a feeling that their home is our home. beautiful settings, amazing breakfast and great locatin right beneath Etna. we had the most wonderful time !!!!!

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Vilnius, Lithuania
Reviewed May 6, 2011

We are really thankful for all the care and accomodations. Warm and friendly owners! Food was always delicious. Everything was too so great! This fantastic place is in a good location, so you can move and travel easily. I strongly recommend "Torre del Grifo" as the best solution to live in Sicily while travelling.

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Dresden
Reviewed June 28, 2010

This place is recommendable. The owners (living in the same house) are very friendly and helpful. They supported us with every inquiry we had. The location is about the half way between Catania and the Etna south station. Rooms are spacious and if you'll get any on the first view, you'll have a great view either over the sea or...

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Israel
Reviewed October 31, 2009

We've spent several days with our kids. All of us enjoyed very much our stay, clean and confortable rooms, the view of Etna, the peacefull location and most of all the warm attitude of the owners, who spared nothing to make our visit very enjoyable. Breakfast was very good. Location is good - while providing easy access to Etna, it...

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New Jersey
Reviewed October 24, 2009

My husband, I and our friend have spent 3 nights in "torre" in mid-October of "09. Before that, we'd stayd in several b&b's and "agriturismos" throughout Sicily, which we liked very much. We prefer this kind of travel because, unlike hotels, we deal with real people who are interested in our satisfaction with the stay. I thought that 'Torre" was...

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bARCELONA
Reviewed August 17, 2009

This places is one of the best establishements we have ever been to. The facilities are great, updated and clean, but above all I would point at the kindness and proximity of the owners. They really make you feel at home ,they give you all the advice you need and even become your friends. It is a great place both...

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Haifa, Israel
Reviewed April 22, 2009

My wife and I slept two nights in B&B Torre del Grifo. Anna, Mimo (and all family) gave us wonderful filling of familiar hospitality. It is a beautiful house in a beautiful area. The double room is excellent and the breakfast as well. The parking is inside the yard of the house. 5 minutes to Nicolosi on the way to...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
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Additional Information about Torre del Grifo

Address: Via Firenze 21 | Mascalucia, 95030 Nicolosi, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Catania > Nicolosi
Price Range: $54 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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