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Via Alessi 20-26 Centro Storico, 95124 Catania, Sicily Italy See on map
Name/address in local language
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
4 Star accommodation
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All reviewscentral locationnice hotelexcellent locationfront desk staffthe hotel staffsicily tripnoisy at nightpastriesthe main squarecomfortable roomsvia etnearental carthe heart of the cityfish marketthe air conditioningbreakfast was excellentbreakfast room
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Reviewed yesterday

Stayed here on the first night of a recent trip to Sicily. Had to struggle with case in the lift as there was no help whatsoever - I hate going in lifts, I normally use the stairs but after a two hour delay could not...More

Thank FionaG350
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here a few days with our tour. The room was adequate, the air conditioning was quite effective, and the breakfast more than sufficient. The location is very convenient and there are many restaurants within a block or two.

Thank MkTrekker
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had trouble believing the poor reviews of this hotel because we found nothing wrong with it. When we had a problem with the electricity, it was fixed in 3 minutes. Our suite, the Isabella suite, was large, had a Jacuzzi tub, and was very...More

Thank CoachLo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were very late arriving as our plane was delayed by a few hours. Brought by the Jules Verne guide from the airport in the coach and walked to the hotel from the street by the square. Not far. Room was at the back so...More

Thank Glynis98
Reviewed 1 week ago

Please take the mediocre to poor reviews seriously. The location is convenient and James is right - because of the location, management is not customer focused. The hotel moved us several times and each time said the smaller, older room was better. Clearly this wasn't...More

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Description
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 ...More 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. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Business
,
Family
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Business
,
Family
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Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
80
Price range
US$101 - US$322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Il Principe Catania
,
Hotel Il Principe
Location
Italy > Sicily > Province of Catania > Catania
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Room & Suite (161)
Dining (24)
Amenities (14)
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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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Trevor S
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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