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“Peaceful B&B”
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Casa Barbero
Ranked #2 of 333 Catania B&B and Inns
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Lovely place to stay. We had a big room with a balcony overlooking the courtyard, very peaceful and a good (off season) price. Really comfortable bed. We were well looked after with a lovely breakfast and really enjoyed our stay. It's not too far from the centre and both train stations ( for the main line and the small line around Etna), and there were good recommendations for places to eat.

Stayed: October 2017, travelled as a couple
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Antonio M, Proprietario at Casa Barbero, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Ciao Helen,
Thanks a lot!!
Monica & Antonio

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Reviewed 21 October 2017

Lovely and comfortable room that was one of several that bordered a lush courtyard garden---so delightful to sip wine and relax among the tropical plants or eat an alfresco breakfast. Excellent choice of breakfast foods and options.... Antonio very attentive of his guests and makes an excellent cappuccino! So delighted that we chose Casa Barbero for our base in Catania.

  • Stayed: September 2017, travelled as a couple
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Thank Sharon S
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Antonio M, Proprietario at Casa Barbero, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Hi Sharon, Thanks so much!
Soon, antonio

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Reviewed 10 October 2017

Very nice - wondeful. will come back some time. Very close to the city but still very quite. Possible to park the car was convenient. Charming courtyard where we ate breakfast. Can highly recommend this place. Clean and very good beds. Nice bathrooms.

  • Stayed: September 2017, travelled with family
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Thank Kristin F
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Antonio M, Proprietario at Casa Barbero, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Hi Kristin,
Thanks so much!!
antonio

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

I stayed in Casa Barbero with a group of friends and budding artists as we were travelling through East Sicily sampling the beauty of the Sicilian Baroque. We spent two nights in Casa Barbero and we were very well looked after by our host Antonio. It was just great to come back to the relaxed atmosphere of the B&B after having spent some hours wandering in beautiful but at time chaotic Catania. The internal and verdant garden was a real oasis were to have breakfast and relax in the afternoon. The rooms were spacious, very clean and full of artwork with lots of features to admire, like the frescoes and plasterwork on the ceilings and the original designs of the floors. A real gem!

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  • Stayed: September 2017, travelled on business
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Antonio M, Proprietario at Casa Barbero, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thanks a lot!!
I hope for a next time!
Ciao, antonio

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Reviewed 22 September 2017

I stayed in this Charme for a long weekend and cannot recommend it highly enough. The room opened onto the courtyard full of plants and completely peaceful. The room was a mixture of original features with loads of character but with all the contemporary additions for a comfortable stay. Antonio was the perfect host and breakfast was provided for all tastes. Would happily stay here again

  • Stayed: September 2017, travelled with friends
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Antonio M, Proprietario at Casa Barbero, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

Thanks 1.000!!
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Additional Information about Casa Barbero

Address: Via Caronda 209, 95128 Catania, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Catania > Catania > Borgo-Sanzio
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Room Service Spa Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 333 B&Bs / Inns in Catania
Price Range: €60 - €92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Casa Barbero 3*
Number of rooms: 5
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
In the city center of Catania, an elegant residence dating back to the early '900 wisely transformed into an elegant and charming B&B. This Bed and Breakfast retains the charm of Art Nouveau that lives through stucco and frescoes, expertly blended with contemporary furniture, all combined with warm colors and quality materials that will make you feel at home. In the centre of the residence and in front of every room, all with ensuite bathroom, a place of great relaxation is at your disposal: a Mediterranean garden where breakfast is served during the warm season or where you can have a break and use our free wi-fi. The B&B is 200mt away from the Borgo Metro and a few steps away from Cavour Square, crossroad of the Catanese autobus service. In a few minuts you can reach the Bothanical Garden, Villa Bellini (the city park), different restaurants, taverns and pizzerie. Via Etnea, Unesco heritage and shopping street, is attainable in 5 minuts. ... more   less 
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