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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Catania, Province of Catania, Sicily
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Independent apartment in historic building characteristic of architecture of Catania. Recently renovated by the architect owner in a style which, while respecting the traditional style has given a modern and younger. Located in the heart of the historical center of the city (a UNESCO World Heritage Site), the building is located just in front of one of the most representative architectural history of Catania: the Ursino Castle built in the twelfth century by Frederick II of Swabia. Today this area is the heartbeat of the day and night life center of Catania and gastronomic cuisine in our area. From here you will not need any means of transportation because you are already in the heart of the city and far from the city traffic. The apartment consists of a living room with double sofa bed and dining...
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About the Owner, Massimiliano S
Languages spoken: Portuguese, English, Italian, Spanish
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Mar 2013
Overall rating: 4.8 / 5.0
Based on 65 reviews and 10 properties
Interaction with guests
I will be happy to meet you and to welcome in the check in date. Please, for that, due I work during the day, tell me in advance your arrival time for better planning my day and for receiving you at the time you need.
At check in, I will happy to give you all instructions, information, to give you the keys and to help you during your stay. Please feel free to contact me for any info you need and for any issue you have during your stay in our property. You can reah me by wapp, phone, email.
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Kinoux
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2016 for a stay in May 2016

We had excellent time there, flat as advertised, well furnished. The hosts took time to take care of us.

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Thanks a lot for your way to be good guests :)

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 16, 2016 for a stay in May 2016

My wife and I came for a short stay in Catania to see the city and some of the surroundings. The apartment is located quite nicely at the edge of the historical district. We found it a great spot to reach anywhere in the city (note: we like walking), most of the sites are close by and the transportation is...

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Thanks Martin for coming You are always welcome here :)

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Cryss164
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10 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2014 for a stay in October 2014
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Excellent, charming loft, well located in the center of Catania, next to the Castello Ursino. Loft spacious, clean, fitted kitchen with all the utensils, TV channels, Wifi. Have nearby restaurants, market, trade, shops very close. You can visit various parts of the city on foot, 10 minutes from the train and bus terminal, station of Catania can visit other nearby...

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(4)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
Free on-street parking is available. Smoke is allowed only in open spaces (balconies) Keep clean the place at your check out (take away rubbish); fee is charged for maintenance...
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$56
€50
Jun 11, 2017 -
Sep 17, 2017
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3 nights
$67
€60
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Fees
  • maintanance fee: $28 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
PRICE ALL INCLUSIVE
for reservation made before april 2017 previous policy will be applied: cleaning fee (25€) to pay on site, air conditioning 5€ per day if required.
Free on-street parking is available.
Smoke is allowed only in open spaces (balconies)
Due the local tourist regulation you can be charged for tourist tax €1,5 per day per guest over 18
The rental is supplied without centralized services in accordance with Law 431/98 without providing personal services.
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About the neighborhood
Catania is the second important city in Sicily and the main one in the east part of the island.<BR>The location is a the foot of Mount Etna the highest volcano in Europe and still active. The wonderful strength of Etna, the snow-covered peaks, the crystal clear sea of the Ionian coast, the historical and archaeological heritage, the baroque churches and palaces, the enogastronomic traditions and music, the innate warmth and hospitality culture of the people, welcome tourists in every season.<BR>Fire, water, and light meet, mingle and intertwine to give the visitor a unique spectacle. The province of Catania offers a scenario that has attracted tourists and travelers for centuries.<BR>A strip of land where nature mixes colours in an embrace that wraps up little bays and pa... more
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: catania: 2.0 mi
Railway: catania: 1.0 mi
Ferry: catania: 1.0 mi
If you arrive by plane, reach the area of the castle from the bear is really simple. In the taxi ride costs 20 € up to 4 people and you will be in place in 10 min. You can also take the bus (n.524o 457) and arrive at Piazza Borsellino very close to Piazza Duomo. From there a few steps and you're there.<BR>From the train station take a bus that brings you to Via Garibaldi or Piazza Borsellino.<BR>If you come by car from the highway just follow the direction airport- Catania center and ask the Piazza Frederick of Swabia (Castello Ursino)
Activities nearby
Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.0 mi.
Nearby cities
Sicily Villas (15,860)
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