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Island of Malta, Malta
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 18 August 2016

If you want a quiet relaxing break this is a nice place to visit, you can find the Bed and Breakfast owner Gabriella Guglielmino very helpful and speaks English you can see her profile on Facebook and if you need a driver to drive you from and to the Airport and to make an itinerary for places to see I... More 

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mumbai
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Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

just checked out today morning. we are a couple from india in our early forties out on a vacation exploring sicily. we dont speak a word of italian but the beautiful couple host went out of their way to help us with directions.the air conditioned rooms are very clean, plenty of private car parking and a more than adequate breakfast.... More 

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malta
2 reviews
Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

I highly recommend this bed and breakfast because it is a second home in Nicolosi on Etna slopes. The hosts, Sandro, Gabriella and Giuseppe (their son) are caring and give their 100% attention to your needs. As we arrived we were welcomed with a baking aroma, very common since Gabriella bakes mouthwatering cakes for breakfast, which is the abundant! Our... More 

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Island of Malta, Malta
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 5 November 2015

A lovely family run place. Rooms are spacious and clean and breakfast abundant and always with something different freshly baked. The hosts Sandro and Gabriella make you feel welcome and they go out of their way to accommodate you. Keep up the good job. Highly recommanded

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Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed 5 November 2015 via mobile

Great place to stay . Breakfast was freshly prepared by signora Guglielmino. Room was comfy and clean. Sandro went out of his way to help us . Thank you for everything. We will surely return at Porta del Etna when we visit again.

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Malta
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 5 November 2015

Owners Sandro and Gabriella are the perfect hosts. One is made to feel welcome right from the start. The rooms are both clean and cosy and the breakfast is extremely fresh and abundant. Highly recommended.

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Valletta, Malta
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5 reviews
Reviewed 5 November 2015

Highly recommended!! Everything was perfect and we were treated like royalty! A healthy breakfast, clean spacious rooms, warm and very friendly hosts who go out of their way to make your visit smooth and pleasurable, unbeatable price and excellent location!

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Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
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Reviewed 10 May 2015

Amazing breakfast, really confy room with tons of space, a nice bed and a good bathroom, big tv with sky to relax at night, maybe I miss some views to the Etna but that is definitely not their fault, One of the best B&B in Sicily according to my experience. Needless to say the staff (a family basically) were all... More 

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Malta
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 18 April 2015

We stayed here for 5 nights from 6th to 11th April 2015. The service is excellent and we were greeted very good. Breakfast was served with a wide choice of local food like ham, salami, cheese and much more. Bread, boiled eggs, cereals, biological marmalades, orange juice espresso cappucino croissants etc etc. Gabriella and Sandro are very nice people always... More 

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Pieta, Malta
1 review
Reviewed 9 March 2015

We were a group of 4 friends. Excellent room (hut house), excellent location and excellent service. Owners were very helpful! Very close to transport for Mount Etna where we went for skiing there. Great breakfast too!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The host family without sacrificing tradition hotelThe Bed & Breakfast "La Porta dell'Etna" is Nicolosi (CT) on the slopes of Etna volcano, in an enchanting natural scenery.Ideal for excursions throughout the year, both in summer and in winter.An ideal starting point for excursions on the largest volcano in Europe. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Porta dell'Etna

Address: Somma nr. 107 | Nicolosi, 95030 Nicolosi, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Catania > Nicolosi
Price Range: $67 - $136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — La Porta dell'Etna 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Rooms with window just under the Etna Volcano, a spectacle to see.”
 of 5 bubbles emmanuelc105, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The best rooms as views go are the ones overlooking the crater.”
 of 5 bubbles Doreen_Asciak, 4 Nov 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles TZoono, 31 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Rooms in the chalet are really nice! I did not see the rooms in the main hose. Rent a car, do not take the bus. I prefer avoid cars and planes, but in Sicilia, bus is a waste of time (never at the right place at the right time; wrong time schedules...)”
 of 5 bubbles 153damienb, 19 Jul 2014 | Read review
“The chalet is our favorite.”
 of 5 bubbles Svetlana001, 28 Apr 2014 | Read review
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