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San Max Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Malton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location of San Max Hotel is ideal because it is in Central Storica area, with shops and restaurants on both sides of the road. The staff are very polite, efficient and can converse with all the nationalities. The hotel rooms are very spacious, quiet and very clean. Breakfast is also very good. We come to Catania very frequently and...

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Thank 473Mary
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Centrally located in the heart of Catania, San Max Hotel offers very comfortable rooms at an affordable price. Breakfast, in a bar next door to the hotel is delicious. Hosts are very helpful and kind.

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Very good hotel. Location is excellent and having a private car park on site is important. Room I had was good and up to date. Staff are friendly. Only minor gripe is that quality of breakfast was a bit limited. But still adequate.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Our tour operator chose this hotel for us. We were perfectly happy here, large corner room on the second floor over looking the Garden, well maintained room, everything was working, room clean and a very comfortable mattress. Location is perfect, and considering how close to the road was surprisingly quiet. Enjoyed our stay

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Thank PBB005
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Located in the center of Catania and has an excellent private parking ( € 10 / day). Been here three nights for trips to Mount Etna and Taormina. Since it is quite hectic at Catina it is a great hotel if you have a rental car so you can park safely. Hotel is situated in the main street and you...

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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 4 August 2016

We spent 1 night in this hotel before returning home after our 2.5 weeks adventure in Sicily. The hotel is located in the center of Catania and its within walking distance from all the major attractions. Arriving there by car is pretty simple and the hotel has a private parking place onsite. The parking place is on Via Cantarella and...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 July 2016

My Mother and I stayed at this hotel for three nights in June 2016. We got the Alibus from the airport. The bus stop was right infront of the hotel. The hotel is located on a busy and very long road. However, even though the road was busy, we heard no noise from our room and had a great night's...

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1Thank Sarah P
Munich, Germany
Reviewed 14 July 2016

The location of this place is hard to beat. The AliBus (from the airport) stops just a 100m away. It is a 5 minute walk down to the city centre and in the vicinity are bars, pubs and restaurants to choose from for a month. The rooms are spacious and the garden view rooms have a nice balcony to enjoy....

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Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I initially chose the hotel for its great location (right in the city centre). The staff are incredibly friendly and helpful, and the rooms are very clean and nice (with air conditioning!). I actually felt a little sad leaving the place. If I ever were to return to Catania I would definitely stay at San Max hotel...

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately I can easily say this was the worst hotel on our trip. Requested non-smoking room but there was a strong cigarette smell which didnt go away even after leaving the window open for hours. Hotel staff was friendly at the start but completely ignored us when we asked for another room and didn't even bother coming back to tell...

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Max329, Direttore at San Max Hotel, responded to this review

we remember very well the problem. The customer was very angry for the cost of the parking and tried to have an upgrade of the room with the false reason of the smell. Really when we went in the room to verify the problem there was not any smell and they said that in 30 minutes it was expired. We...

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Amenities

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  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Concierge

Additional Information about San Max Hotel

Address: Via Etnea 329, 95125 Catania, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Catania > Catania > Borgo-Sanzio
Price Range: $91 - $204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — San Max Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Central, Good Breakfast, Parking”
432ermelindap, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room at garden side was quiet and very large”
953mikev, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All garden view rooms”
Klaus99, 14 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms have a large balcony”
55ec, 2 May 2016 | Read review
“The room we had on the second floor was fine”
WeLoveGreece2, 11 Mar 2016 | Read review
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