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    5 Balconi

    Via Plebiscito 133, 95121 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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    • Excellent84%
    • Very good14%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
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    1 - 5 of 144 reviews

    Reviewed 28 November 2017

    Booking was easy, uncomplicated and very friendly. Easy to find, centrally located, close to Castello Ursino, street parking was no problem (i.e. no permits required), a warm welcome by the lovely Cristina with fabulous tips for exploring the city. The apartment is charming, quirkily decorated...More

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    Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

    A great place to stay! Cosy B and B in the middle of everything close to the cathedral and the university. Beach in 20 minutes walking distance. Very friendly hosts who are taking care that all guest have a nice and interesting stay at their...More

    Thank ursula K
    Reviewed 23 October 2017

    Pros: Cristina was an amazing host. I arrived late at night and was taken aback a bit by the location (my own fault for not reading the reviews closer), so had a bit of a panic. She was very warm and calming and really made...More

    Thank worldworktraveller
    Reviewed 20 July 2017

    Lovely, beautifully decorated & cool rooms on the Via Plebiscito. Behind the antique curtains, the balconies, and beyond the balconies the vibrant old town, with all of its churches and markets and ragazzi and vespas and african refugees and crumbling old palaces and tourists. And...More

    Thank Mattijs v
    Reviewed 15 June 2017

    The B&B is so cosy, clean and welcoming. Christina and Rob were super friendly and gave us useful tips to visit the city and to climb Etna. The breakfast was delicious especially the Italian croissants filled with cheese. We recommend this B&B without any doubt...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Price range
    • US$56 - US$73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • Province of Catania >
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    • Centro Catania
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    • 5 Balconi Catania, Sicily
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    28 September 2016|
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    Response from pcrman | Reviewed this property |
    we took a short taxi ride, this is the easiest solution by far, about 25 euros each way.
    18 February 2015|
    Response from Notdunroaming | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry, can't help with that, we only went to Sicily and flew from UK then hired car there. Question seems to be directed to the wrong person.
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    "Rooms 3 and 4 are closest to the bathrooms. Room 1 is by the apartment entrance."
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    "Alle kamers zijn prachtig ingericht, met fantastisch uitzicht op de stad."
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    "We stayed in a huge room. Bathrooms are shared but don't be put off by this, you would miss a treat."
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    "room 3 is the largest."
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