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    Il Principe Hotel

    Via Alessi 20-26 | Centro Storico, 95124 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$312
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          US$311
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          Overview
          • Excellent43%
          • Very good37%
          • Average11%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible2%
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          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Room Service
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          Bar/Lounge
          Concierge
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
          Business Centre
          Dry Cleaning
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          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed yesterday via mobile

          We had a wonderful experience at this hotel. The hotel is lovely, and situated in a very good location in the heart of the city. Easy to walk to all attractions. Close to great restaurants. Our room was fantastic....spacious and clean. The staff was very...More

          Thank Lorraine C
          Reviewed 4 days ago

          The shower spray could not stay on its holder, so that you had to hold it to shower yourself. So much cake and sweet stuff at breakfast. Very noisy at night too. The bed was comfortable but I wouldn't recommend staying there. WiFi very erratic...More

          Thank Mary H
          Response from PrincipeHotel, Direttore at Il Principe Hotel

          Dear Guest, thank you for spending your time to share your experience at Il Principe Hotel with other Guests. We apologize for the inconveniences occurred during your stay. However it's not the truth that at breakfast there are only cake and sweet stuff; we provide...More

          Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

          Stayed at this hotel as part of a tour and it was about what we expected. Comfortable bed, good shower and air conditioning that worked. A negative would be spotty internet service, but we experienced this throughout our tour of Sicily so not a big...More

          Thank john l
          Response from PrincipeHotel, Direttore at Il Principe Hotel

          Dear Guest, thank you for sharing your experience with other Guests. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. As previously explained, the hotel has the best Internet tecnology available at the moment. However soon we should have the new line in optical...More

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          Great location right in the city the rooms and beds were comfortable clean and had air con, balcony was a bonus, breakfast had some good choices but no sausages, rashers etc which is not a bad thing ..........

          Thank Philip M
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          The access to this hotel means that the transport has to drop you a fair distance from the hotel. The portorage was covered by the tour company but it was a difficult walk every morning to the coach. The room was very tired - the...More

          Thank Y7121MUkeithm
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Banquet Room
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Conference Facilities
          • Room Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Babysitting
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$101 - US$320 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #3 Business Hotel in Catania
          • #4 Romantic Hotel in Catania
          • #5 Family Hotel in Catania
          • #10 Luxury Hotel in Catania
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 80
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          • Location
          • Italy >
          • Sicily >
          • Province of Catania >
          • Catania
          • Also Known As
          • Il Principe Catania ,
          • Hotel Il Principe ,
          • Il Principe Hotel Catania, Sicily
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          JonathanSymonds
          What is the food and service like in the hotel's restaurant?
          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
          Does it have private parking? I will have a car
          28 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
          hi we are in a hire car so will need to park, is there car parking available?
          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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          "Rooms were allocated without consultation."
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          "It's worth noting that the air con isn't turned on until later in the year, so fresh air is a must."
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