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Grand Hotel Villa Politi 1862

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  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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All reviewswinston churchilldei cappuccininice pool areadining room staffeuropean hotelscharacter and charmfaded eleganceplenty of sunbedslovely hotelwalk into townmemorable stayold townbeautiful buildingsmall balconygreek theatrehotel restaurantarchaeological park
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Reviewed 20 October 2014

We loved our stay here. Yes it is a little faded in parts but for us that was a bonus to have found such a gem that hadn't been stripped of its personality, a really unique location with plenty of outside spaces and verrandas made...More

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Response from Carmelo C, Direttore generale at Grand Hotel Villa Politi 1862Responded 20 October 2014

You are Fabulous and all those who choose the exclusive services of the Grand Hotel Villa Politi.

Reviewed 18 October 2014

this hotel is situated on an incredible site. It has the original features of it's original grandness. The room was clean and quiet with a balcony and good view. We were able to make use of the pool as the weather was beautiful. We had...More

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Response from Carmelo C, Direttore generale at Grand Hotel Villa Politi 1862Responded 20 October 2014

The Austrian noblewoman who more than 150 years ago fell in love with Sicily and with a Sicilian, she chose Syracuse as his abode and here she built her house in an exclusive location, on a monument, the quarries of Cappuccini . Today the Grand...More

Reviewed 11 October 2014

Service Staff are all very polite and helpful although not super smiley. Pool Towels are rented at 2 euros, but strangely have to be collected from reception. You only discover this when you want to swim as no one tells you. The Pool closes exceptionally...More

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Response from Carmelo C, Direttore generale at Grand Hotel Villa Politi 1862Responded 13 October 2014

Thanks for what you wrote. I want to share with you some of your observations: being now at the end of the season, we have left the pool still available, but we shortened the timetable until 18.30 each day to allow the adequate cleaning of...More

Reviewed 10 October 2014

A first class friendly hotel where the staff, without exception, were helpful, friendly and professional. The Reception team are simply first class, the restaurant staff professional and attentive and Housekeeping, were again simply the best!

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Response from Carmelo C, Direttore generale at Grand Hotel Villa Politi 1862Responded 13 October 2014

To live a monument cuddled by our staff and our services. The Grand Hotel Villa Politi represents all the warmth of the Sicilian hospitality. Thank you for choosing us and for your beautiful words.

Reviewed 5 October 2014

A beautiful villa with strong sense of history in the walls. We stayed in a suite with veranda and two rooms , well suited for two adults and two teenagers. Its a little far from Ortigia but possible to reach by foot and a nice...More

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Response from Carmelo C, Direttore generale at Grand Hotel Villa Politi 1862Responded 6 October 2014

The garden inside the quarries can be visited from march until the end of September, and during the beautiful autumns days on reservation. Thanking you for what you wrote I want only to clarify that you paid the suite at a very discounted rate compared...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
USD 87 - USD 536 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#9 Business Hotel in Syracuse
#11 Luxury Hotel in Syracuse
#24 Romantic Hotel in Syracuse
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 87 - USD 536 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#9 Business Hotel in Syracuse
#11 Luxury Hotel in Syracuse
#24 Romantic Hotel in Syracuse
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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sobowa
1 April 2018|
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Response from larkenRidgefield_CT | Reviewed this property |
Music was played by the pool but it was background music....you caould easily talk to one another and we never heard it in the hotel room.
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Desbrad
10 January 2018|
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Response from Carmelo C | Property representative |
the deluxe rooms if specified have a comfortable balcony to sit on. The classic rooms on the third floor have a small terrace with an alt wall and a small window. Just specify your choice when booking. thank you
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