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  • Excellent84%
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  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Dry Cleaning
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All reviewsfish markethome sweet homecroissantsb and bfriendly hostsother guestsrestaurants and barsbeautiful apartmentguest roomsplaces of interesta great place to staylight sleepercould not have been more helpfulcastello ursinobreakfast was deliciousthe buspiazza duomo
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Reviewed 16 February 2013

One caveat - If you can't bear the idea if sharing (spotlessly clean) bathrooms, this might not be for you. Great location for exploring the city and dining, yet very simple to get to and from the airport by car. We stayed twice. The first...More

1  Thank OutdoorsAdventurer
Reviewed 14 November 2012

Cristina was an amazing hostess - she really made us feel extremely welcome. She gave us a list of bars and eateries in the local area and the bar (where we met her later that evening!) She was mine of information and the hotel was...More

Thank impy78
Reviewed 6 November 2012 via mobile

Had the pleasure of staying at Balconi 5 for three nights - Monday through Wednesday. It is a charming place and Cristina and Rob made us feel welcome from the start, with plenty of local reccomendations. Knowing that we were travelling on our honeymoon we...More

Thank Lou_5649
Reviewed 6 November 2012

We stayed at 5 Balconi for 7 nights and from the outset, our hosts were warm and welcoming. They were always ready with help and advice about Catania and the surrounding area, even booking taxis and trips! As for the accommodation itself, the B&B was...More

Thank Mr_and_Mrs_Calli
Reviewed 27 October 2012

In the heart of Catania this little bed & breakfast was the right place for us: Rob and Christina are very friendly and helpful owners. The place is beautifully styled, with great attention to detail. Breakfast is great too. Location is perfect in the middle...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$63 - US$76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$63 - US$76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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mptraveller
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.
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mbarry1
18 February 2015|
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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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