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Reviewed 6 November 2012

Plain (in a good way, as opposed to overstuffed), large, spacious rooms and apartment on the third floor of a townhouse with spectacular views over town. It's right next to the famous ceramic steps in the middle of town, with many restaurants at your fingertips.Very pleasant, involved landlady who makes your breakfast her personal cause. Very reasonably priced.

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Riverside, California
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Reviewed 22 October 2012

Long climb up the steps but well worth the effort. Rosa was there to help and welcome us. Fantastic views and super great breakfast with fresh baked goodies. Near tourist sites, good restaurants and ceramics stores. Very clean, very comfortable, great value, and Rosa was there to make us feel ritht at home.

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Victoria, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2012

Rosa was a welcoming host and the room was spacious and offered outstanding views of the central city. The location was central with free parking near by. Rosa also offered a quality breakfast which included homemade pastries.

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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Reviewed 23 September 2012

Located within easy walking distance of "La Scala" and all the main sites of the medeival town Caltagirone. We stayed in a 2-bedroom apartment with access to a roof terrace and garden where we were served breakfast. The host was quite friendly and accomodating. Breakfast included fresh squeezed orange juice that she made with local oranges. The host speaks little... More 

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Huntington Beach, California
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Reviewed 22 June 2012

Piccolo Attico is a wonderful bed and breakfast in the heart of old town Caltagirone. Rosa Maria, the host is very welcoming and helpful. We should have asked for directions before coming as we drove in circles trying to find it. Get GPS or ask Rosa Maria for directions. She was kind to come and fetch us a few squares... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 5 June 2012

I can thoroughly recommend this B&B. We arrived tired and worn out after a long drive but left happy and refreshed. Spotless rooms and ours had a view of Etna. Rosa's breakfast was one of the best in Sicily. We had breakfast with two other couples and what we lacked in Italian we were able to make up in French.... More 

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Cherry Hill, New Jersey
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Reviewed 10 May 2012

If you go to Sicily you must go to Caltagirone, and when you go to Caltagirone you must stay at the Piccolo Attico. My wife and I spent 4 nights here. Excellent rooms. Clean and very well appointed. The owner Rosa Marie is the very best, very friendly and makes you feel welcome from the very first minute you arrive... More 

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Krakow, Poland
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Reviewed 13 November 2011

Piccolo Attico naprawde bylo najlepszym B&B w jakim zatrzymalismy sie w podrozy po Sycylii. Nasz pokoj byl duzy, bardzo wygodny, sterylnie czysty, urzadzony ze smakiem- co sie czesto nie zdarza, zaskoczyly mnie na scianach 2 swietne sitodruki zamiast wstretnych reprodukcji kwiatkow, ktore wlasciciele B&B kupuja chyba na wage. Fantastyczny taras na dachu z widokiem na dachy i kopuly Caltagirone, polecam... More 

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Krakow, Poland
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Reviewed 13 November 2011

We spent three weeks in Sicily in Oct, and we also spent a couple of weeks in Sicily two years ago and this is our favorite B&B! Rosa Maria (the owner) was extremely nice, sincere, helpful, and did everything she could to make our stay pleasurable. Our room was spacious and comfortable, and had two small balconies. The breakfast room/roof... More 

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Rome
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2011

We stayed at this hotel for just one night and enjoyed it very much. The place itself is basic enough, but clean and comfortable and around the corner from the famous staircase. What made our short stay very special was the Signora Rosa, who was not only a lovely lady but went above and beyond to help us. My partner... More 

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Welcome to the B&B Il Piccolo Attico in Caltagirone, UNESCO recognized Baroque city with a great tradition of decorative ceramics.The B & B Il Piccolo Attico is located in the historic center of Caltagirone on one of the two main squares of the city, a stone's throw from the main monuments, including La Scala, the stairs of Santa Maria del Monte. Rooms are available with views encompassing the towers of the old town to his majesty Mt lEtna and Mt Iblei. Furnished in a modern style, the rooms are equipped with heating, mini-fridges, air conditioners and fans. Your breakfast is served on a garden terrace with grand views of the old city using fresh ingredients of the region. Mini apartments with one bathroom, able to accomodate four to five people are available with kitchenette and related services.The B & B Il Piccolo Attico is in an enviable position within a few minutes of all the tourist, cultural and artistic sites of Caltagirone, including the famous steps of Santa Maria del Monte, the English Garden, the archaeological sites, museums, monuments, and many churches- all are easily accessible by walking the charming little medieval streets. Everything is at hand without the need of transportation! The great tradition of ceramics is well represented by the numerous artisan shops by your B&B. ... more   less 

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Address: Via Infermeria 82, 95041 Caltagirone, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Catania > Caltagirone
Price Range: $88 - $138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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