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Oldham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Sebastiano is lovely as every review says but when it comes to his business an overhaul needs to be looked at - get rid of everything Ikea, open the windows and let some air and light into the place and decide if you still love your b & b, seriously imagine what it could be - It could be fabulous,...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 29 September 2014

What a warm welcome in Syracuse! Sebastiano is a very friendly and funny guy. He took the time to tell us about his city, the best sights and walks, some restaurants and bars. He even went out of his way to provide us with great tips about nice cities and the best beaches for the rest of our stay in...

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1Thank SanneHeerink
Reviewed 25 September 2014

Conveniently-located, spacious and comfortable room with balcony and a nice view. The manager was very friendly and helpful. He gave us a good introduction to everything (including explanations of the free parking area and how to get there) and some recommendations for exploring the neighbourhood.

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Vilnius, Lithuania
Reviewed 23 August 2014

We stayed at Porto Turistico for five nights in July this year and couldn't image a more lovely place to stay - it was a brilliant discovery that made our time spent in Siracusa unforgettable! The owner Sebastiano speaks fluently English and are so hospitable that immediately you feel like home or visiting an old dear friend. He not only...

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 August 2014

We stayed at Porto Turistico for five nights in July this year as part of our trip to Sicily. The B&B and the hospitality of the friendly owner, Sebastiano far exceeded our expectations. The location was also perfect - right opposite the harbour in Ortygia with everything in easy walking distance but was still peaceful enough at night. Sebastiano gave...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 June 2014

Absolutely loved this place. The host was excellent and his recommendation of an off the beaten ice cream place was foodie heaven. The room was fab, large, gorgeous filled with off beat individual furniture (no mdf in sight). You could definitely take a turn about the room a la period drama. Location perfect. Loved it, will come back if back...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 7 June 2014

We stayed at Porto Turistico for 3 nights, it was fantastic. I highly recommend it. We had the "up room", it was really like an apartment on the top floor of the building. Large bedroom. Lounge room kitchen, bathroom and a private roof top garden with fantastic views. Sebastiano, the owner could not have been more helpful, recommending restaurants, things...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 May 2014

We stayed three nights here and were lucky enough to have the top room. Fantastic view overlooking the harbor and a big private terrace to relax in the afternoon sun. Room was large, clean and nicely decorated. Sebastiono is great (fluent English), we followed his advice on restaurants and we weren't disappointed. He also suggested going to Noto for half...

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Paris, France
Reviewed 26 January 2014

Great location in old Siracusa. Large and nice room. The manager Sebastiano was very friendly and extremely helpful. His recommendations for places to visit and restaurants were very pertinent. I had to be in Catania airport very early in the morning, when there were no buses circulating. Sebastiano drove me himself. Unbeatable price compared to shuttle services of other Siracusa...

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Heidelberg, Germany
Reviewed 30 November 2013

We had two great days in the baroque city centre of Syracuse! Porto Turistico B+B is a beautiful old "palace like" building located at the harbour. It's a great place to stay and Sebastiano is a very nice and helpful host! Trust his restaurant recommendations!

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Porto Turistico b&b is located in the historic center of Syracuse, Ortigia. We offer excellent accommodation at reasonable prices. Mtb, ceramic workshop, olive oil soap workshop , and many pleasant and fun activities.We are located 50 m from the sea near the Porta Marina, in a historic building with sweeping views of the harbor and boats. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Porto Turistico b&b

Address: Via Savoia 4, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Syracuse > Syracuse
Price Range: €33 - €59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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Porto Turistico b&b Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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“The upstairs apartment has a kitchen and a roof top terrace with sea view!”
 of 5 bubbles SanneHeerink, 29 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Ask for the room on the top floor”
 of 5 bubbles 49byng, 7 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Ask for room with terrace”
 of 5 bubbles markg260, 22 May 2014 | Read review
“Unfortunately at the weekends the apartment at the front of the building can get noisy at nights as you are above a busy square.”
 of 5 bubbles mana345, 22 Oct 2013 | Read review
“Ask for the room with port view (which is a little bit more expensive, but worth it).”
 of 5 bubbles mgvburen, 11 Sep 2013 | Read review
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