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Villa Del Bosco Hotel

Via del Bosco 62, 95125 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Very nice boutique hotel!
This hotel is very nice! The staff is super helpful, the rooms... more
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Sicily, Italy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location, friendly staff, dated hotel. For the price it is worth every penny. The bathroom are extremely small, but the rooms are very clean. A room with terrace provided nice views. Would stay again if prices remain the same.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There was a blockage in our bathroom and the room stank! There were no other rooms available so we had to suffer it for the evening! our original impression was favourable but it went rapidly downhill. The only solution offered on the evening was an air freshener from the bell boy. Outrageous! It looks beautiful but seemingly not all in...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is very nice! The staff is super helpful, the rooms are clean and spacious. The breakfast is really good (9€) and they offer a free shuttle bus to go to the city since the hotel is about 10-15 min drive from the center. (If you need a ride you need to arrange with the hotel on the day...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Very beautiful boutique hotel, with great rooms and comfortable beds. It is on the outscirts of Catania, however, the hotel provides a shuttle bus to the centre and to the airport. Transport is also provided to Etna and other places, if someone feels like seeing the area. The hotel is very beautiful, with every detail planned carefully. Breakfast is great,...

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Toledo, United States
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Charming older hotel. The staff was extremely friendly and helpful. Wonderful breakfast selection – didn’t vary daily. Our dinners were delicious with large portions. The breakfast room had a spectacular view and lovely outside walkway. The draw-back was that it was too far from the center of town. And mostly businesses around the hotel itself.

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Haifa, Israel
Reviewed 2 November 2016

We were in the villa with another couple, enjoying very much our 4 nights stay. The breakfast at the top floor' with it's amazing view, wonderful and friendly service, tasty food, including fresh vegetables, when we asked for it! The rooms were cozy and very modernly designed, and we will certainly return to the villa, on our next visit in...

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Reviewed 30 October 2016

Really nice classy old-fashioned buildings with modernised comfortable air-conditioned bedrooms and friendly helpful staff. Our only experience of the restaurant food was on the first night. It was amongst the worst I have ever been served and was frankly insulting. One dish (a roll of veal with ?ham and cheese was very chewy, without flavour and served on a bed...

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Reviewed 25 October 2016

One hotel, two faces is the credo for this hotel. This is very true. There is the old hotel and next door is VdB-Next. We stayed at VdB-Next for the second time this autumn. And immediately we felt very welcome. Staff were doing there best to please us. Our balcony had a perfect view over Catania and was the place...

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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2016

The location is not great if you do not have a car, but it is a nice hotel, the pool area is small, the staff are really nice and helpful. The bar man mixes a lovely cocktail. I am a vegetarian so the food was not to my taste either in the hotel or out in the town and having...

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Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Just returned from a lovely stay at this hotel. It has a lovely atmosphere and the staff are very helpful and engaging. The rooms we had were clean, modern with a lovely balcony overlooking Catania and the sea with Etna looming behind. The restaurant was very good and the owners very hospitable. Their adorable British bulldog 'Adamo' stole the show....

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  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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Ristorante il Canile
Ristorante il Canile
Cuisines: Italian
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
One Hotel, two souls: the charm and the contemporary design… Situated at the top end of Via Etnea, the major street of the city, is a unique structure for character and atmosphere, the expression of a perfect blending between the opulent luxury of an old 19th century house and the more up-to-date area combining every comfort and exclusive design.Hydromassage tubs or showers, LCD TV, internet wi-fi and Sky pay-per-view are the standard for the 52 rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Del Bosco Hotel

Address: Via del Bosco 62, 95125 Catania, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Catania > Catania
Price Range: €58 - €116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Villa Del Bosco Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 52
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Hotel Del Bosco
Villa Del Bosco Hotel Catania, Sicily
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#13 Luxury Hotel in Catania
#13 Business Hotel in Catania
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“closer to the reception for better wi-fi services”
 of 5 bubbles edyta235, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The first floor was fine - not too sure about the other floors.”
 of 5 bubbles E3188JPalicec, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“a room with a terrace, hot tub and vew of the sea and of The Etna”
 of 5 bubbles 894Yael, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the old side and I liked it.”
 of 5 bubbles ValerieWookey, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“modern side”
 of 5 bubbles Bee565, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
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