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Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 18 August 2015

The B&B is located in the centre of Catania. The people were very helpful e.g., recommended and organised the tour guides for our Mt. Etna excursion. Thee rooms were clean and spacious. The air-conditioning worked very well and quiet, which was essential for these hot August days. We had some nice days in Catania and its surroundings.

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Annecy, France
Reviewed 26 July 2015

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1Thank mariepU8785GS
Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 4 May 2015

I was very pleased with this hotel. The Hosts Rita and Alexander were veryy wellcoming and responsive to all my questions providin all necessary information for excursions and trips in the city. The hotel is located in an old building in a street with some problems, because there are many imigrants but I have not any problems returning in the...

1Thank aurelia2015905
Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 18 August 2014

The hotel is located in a dangerous street. Actually, it does not look right - neither from outside, nor from inside. The cleaning of the room was not performed on daily basis. The rooms that are shown within the pictures are not all the same. The wireless works only on the reception.The hairdryer does not work.The people from the reception...

3Thank CaBianca84
Bradford, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 February 2014

When you arrive... you are shown to a big wooden door and a buzzer. There is no sign to say what the place is called and only has the name of the place on the buzzer you have to press on the bottom of a 12 button panel. So you push the buzzer and the door opens. You then find...

2Thank Darren B
Reviewed 1 October 2013

I am truly astonished at the Professional photographs. I can hardly believe that it is the same hotel/ B&B. We had what we thought was two of the four rooms available neither of which were shown in the hotel photos. As previous reviews no sign of a terrace, we did glimpse an area up the stairs from the reception area...

1Thank Sharon L
Rome, Italy
Reviewed 20 August 2013

The B&B is average, and it could turn into mediocre depending on the expectations. What could make it a good experience is the chance to feel like being in an old house of Catania in one of its alleys. Although the location is very good near the centre, the street is somehow grey, there are groups of well-behaved immigrants and...

3Thank Wu G
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 June 2013

My fiancee and I have just got back from the De Curtis B&B (as it says on the door - it is not a hotel). The photographs are misleading - there is no terrace or restaurant where you can have breakfast, the 'hotel' is on the third floor of what from the outside looks like a stable door with no...

1Thank NickHS
Windsor, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 June 2013

Not easy to find from the outside as no sign only a small number with bell. Staff didn't speak English Staff locked myself, colleague and 15 students out so we were unable to enter the property and then denied doing it even through we heard him security latch on the door. The hotel itself is in the 'red-light district' of...

1Thank Georgina M
Reviewed 26 April 2013

We thought the cab driver had made a mistake when he dropped us off in this neighborhood. When we entered the De Curtis, we entered through what used to be an old stable, and it still looked that way. Our room was large and clean with a double bath and a small, dirty balcony. One place they advertise they are...

Thank hdseafood

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
De Curtis Palace is 500 metres from Massimo Bellini Theatre and 10 minutes' walk from Catania Cathedral. It offers colourful rooms with flat-screen TV and a shower with hydro-massage and sauna.Rooms combine modern and pop-style decor. They are air conditioned and offer free wired internet. Guests can also relax on the common terrace and enjoy a breakfast buffet every morning.Catania Train Station and the main bus terminus are less than a 10-minute walk from Curtis Palace. The harbour is 800 metres away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about B&B De Curtis

Address: Via Antonio de Curtis 30 | Via Antonio de Curtis 30, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy (Formerly De Curtis Palace)
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Catania > Catania > Centro Catania
Price Range: $65 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — B&B De Curtis 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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De Curtis Palace Hotel Catania
De Curtis Hotel
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“If you are happy to walk up 5 flights of stairs then the top bedroom had a lovely balcony overlooking the town”
 of 5 bubbles 741mandyj, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I recommend to make an in-depth research when choosing the hotel from both perspective - the location (there some more dangerous) and the quality of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles CaBianca84, 18 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Bring your own Tea bags! Buy some milk and use the HIDDEN fridge that is in the desk unit by the mirror. Use the FREE internet! Don't worry about the looks approaching the place!”
 of 5 bubbles darrenb285, 6 Feb 2014 | Read review
“Ask for one of the rooms on the website because we sure didn't get one!”
 of 5 bubbles sharonl250, 1 Oct 2013 | Read review
“AVOID at all costs!”
 of 5 bubbles 998GeorginaM, 12 Jun 2013 | Read review
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