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Il Principe Hotel

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Il Principe Hotel is surrounded by baroque architecture in Catania's historic centre. Located on the Alessi Steps between Via Etnea and Via Crociferi, it offers free Wi-Fi. The rooms at Il Principe Hotel Catania all have parquet floors and elegant furnishings. Each room includes satellite TV and a private bathroom. A continental buffet breakfast is served daily in the dining room. Guests can also relax in the hotel's American piano bar. Il Principe Hotel lies 1.5 Km from Catania Centrale Train Station. The airport is a 12-minute drive away.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Multilingual Staff
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All reviews central location nice hotel excellent location the hotel staff front desk staff sicily trip pastries the main square comfortable rooms via etnea the air conditioning the heart of the city short stay fish market excellent breakfast breakfast room street
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at this property for 2 nights in late October prior to joining an Insight Vacations organized tour of Sicily. We found the hotel to be totally adequate for our needs and very well located in order to walk to a...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank John B
Response from PrincipeHotel, Direttore at Il Principe HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, thank yoy for spending your time to share your experience with other travellers. We are happy to hear of your overall satisfaction regarding your stay. Our breakfast offer includes eggs and bacon, cereals, ham, cheeses, yogurts, tea, bread, butter, jams, local juices (mandarin,...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visited with as part of a VJV tour. First visit fairly good, second visit very good - depends on your room which should be a newer one. Service was good on the first visit, excellent on the second: less crowded that time. My ratings based...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank PhilipT411
Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

This hotel is walking distance to all you need to see in Catania as we were on a tour we had dinner and breakfast at the hotel pre paid with the tour it was ok. The hotel room was good size and the bathroom was...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank sparkybat
Response from PrincipeHotel, Direttore at Il Principe HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, thank You for your feedback regarding your stay at Il Principe Hotel Catania. We are happy to hear of your overall satisfaction regarding your stay. We strive to provide a great experience for our guests at a great value. We hope you will...More

Reviewed 14 November 2018

Room 226 was large with a beautiful Baroque ceiling - had to take pictures. The room had wood floors, modern furnishings, great lighting, and a large bath. The water in the shower varied widely in temperature. We had 2 small balconies, but the view was...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank showmemo61
Response from PrincipeHotel, Direttore at Il Principe HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, thank you for spending your time to share your experience at Il Principe Hotel with other Guests. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your stay with us. We strive to provide a great experience for our guests at a great value....More

Reviewed 3 November 2018

Stayed for one night on VJV tour. 1st floor room was fine - a reasonable size if a bit soulless. Accessed via tunnel under the adjacent street. Lift very slow and quite a squeeze so faster to walk if you can Good breakfast. Central location...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank RangerRoger
Response from PrincipeHotel, Direttore at Il Principe HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank You for your feedback regarding your stay at Il Principe Hotel Catania. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your stay with us. It is our goal to provide great value for our guests. We hope you will come back soon...More

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JonathanSymonds
21 February 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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JanetD12345
29 October 2015|
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Response from VTHokie81 | Reviewed this property |
It has valet parking for a daily fee.
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2 June 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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Room Tips
"Try for the newer part over the road (easily accessed via a tunnel), as we found this roomier and with..."
PhilipT411
11 Dec. 2018
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"Be patient - its Italy - eventually everything works just lay back and enjoy the good food and hospitality"
ChrisG580
29 Oct. 2018
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"212 is a quiet room"
CarlCapra
2 Oct. 2018
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"Make sure to ask for a room with a view."
sabina92017
24 Jun. 2018
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PRICE RANGE
USD 86 - USD 233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
ItalySicilyProvince of CataniaCatania
NUMBER OF ROOMS
80
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