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Des Etrangers Hotel & Spa

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The magnificent neoclassical facade of the Des Etrangers Hotel & Spa dominates the harbour of Siracusa in Sicily, from its position on the island of Ortigia. This five-star historical hotel has the elegance and style typical of the grand European hotels and features refined balconies overlooking the sea. Step in style into the grand entrance hall and admire the precious marble floors, the stucco works and gold decor of the walls and high ceilings. This luxury hotel offers world class services in a unique environment.
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Airport Transportation
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Multilingual Staff
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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96Great for walkers
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444Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
91Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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We stayed three nights in October 2018. A lovely, older style hotel, with beautiful classical features. Lots of silver fittings in the bathroom. Very comfortable room and bed. We loved the breakfasts in the rooftop dining room, both the food and the views overlooking both the
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We found rust in the shower. The beds and towels had a bad smell. Dont expect a good breakfast. They use cheap food. The building could have a nice charme but there would be too much to do so fortunately they close.
The only good thing is the view but we left after our first nigh
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In it's heyday, I'm sure this must have been a very grand and impressive building. Today, though it still boasts many of the original features of historic art deco opulence, I'm afraid the shine has worn away.

Saying that, we found our stay here comfortable and very convenient.
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This beautiful old lady is about to close for a complete (and much needed) re-furb. But those who say that this is a 1 star hotel clearly haven't ever actually stayed in one star accommodation!
Huge rooms with beautiful old furniture, marble floors, balconies with a spectacular v
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This hotel is headed into a year long closure for much needed renovation, but they don’t advertise that. Information came from an employee. Rooms are musty and dated. Maids are efficient. The skeleton staff is somber, knowing the end is near. You can feel the vibe of the few that
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Hello, we would like to do a number of excursions when we are there, can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the hotel? Or is there a tourist information shop close by. We would really like to visit Etna on our trip. Grazie!
We hired a private driver and they took care of the entrance fees (if there were any) for Mt. Etna. I would think the hotel could set you up with a car and driver. You also can probably find one right across the street on the lovely square outside the hotel. Everyone's very friendly and casual, there are many possible places to get recommendations.
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Hello, we are visiting this hotel in July and wondered if the hotel offers a shuttle service to and from the airport 😊
No they don’t.
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Is there tea and coffed in the rooms? Is there an ironplease? Ian Lewis
Yes, coffee and tea...no iron...must ask @ desk!
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Do your rooms have free wifi access? And hair dryers?
Dear Client WIFI Our free user access guarantees a bandwidth that is fast enough for web browsing. There is not a limited number of devices that can be connected at the same time, no limitations or restrictions in terms of data usage. For our customers who want a superior performance in up/download, the hotel offers several packages to choose from the options on the log-in page(costs start at € 9.00 / 24 page We confirm you also that in the rooms are available hairdresser Best Regards Francesco Caselli Hotel Manager Des Etrangers Hotel & SPA
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What day is Da Francesco closed?
Hello Mr. Stephen S, thank you for your query. Could you please verify the name of the restaurant? we do not know a place called "Da Francesco" thank you Pierpaolo Lauretta Front Office Manager
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"High floor with sea views are best."
"Get a sea-view room - it is worth it!"
"Ensure you get a harbour view room - the views and activity are good"
"Ask for a sea view"
"ask for sea view"
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PRICE RANGE
US$144 - US$229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
des etrangers hotel syracusedes etrangers hotel and spades etrangers et miramare hotel
LOCATION
ItalySicilyProvince of SyracuseSyracuse
NUMBER OF ROOMS
68
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