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Aretusa Vacanze

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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Rooftop Bar
Kitchenette
1.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

The best part of our stay was the breakfast! (It was why we chose those location.) Every morning, Maurizio greeted us on the beautiful roof deck which overlooks the rooftops of Ortigia and the ocean. He has a delicious spread prepared, from traditional Arancini, to...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2017

This is a wonderful little gem. The walls are decorated with colorful folk paintings by a local artist. The rooms are very clean and the beds are very comfortable (due to timing issues, we stayed in two different rooms). Both of our rooms had small...More

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Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Our stay at Aretusa Vacanze B&B was good. We had the apartment and while the facilities are generally great the stairs are very steep. The wifi dropped in and out and in the twin bedroom there is no blockout curtains so there is light from...More

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Response from Cinzia L, Proprietario at Aretusa VacanzeResponded 24 November 2017

We have already explained that there was a misunderstanding with the garage owner which had confused our guest with another who was staying elsewhere. We gave all our readiness to our guest. However we believe that he should give a judgment on Aretusa Vacanze and...More

Reviewed 13 November 2017

Aretusa Vacanze has a preferred parking garage nearby, and a colleague at the desk got into our car to direct us to it. An elevator took us up to our room, which had 2 beds (our request), a huge window facing a building about 8...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

From the moment we entered this classy b&b near the southern tip of Ortigia we loved it. With its warm vibe, comfortable atmosphere and brilliant, playful folk art on many walls (by local painter Fiore), this is an ideal place to stay in many ways:...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Laundry Service
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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Price range
US$82 - US$168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$82 - US$168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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rankin2010
4 May 2017|
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Response from Cinzia L | Property representative |
Be careful: almost all the hotels in Ortigia don't have private parking; parking in Ortigia is very limited and indeed Talete parking (outside the ZTL, limited traffic area) is a good parking option BUT this property has a... More
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Michael O
15 September 2016|
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Response from Cinzia L | Property representative |
Indeed the ironing set (iron and ironing board) is available on request.
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BostonMaisie
15 February 2015|
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Response from Cinzia L | Property representative |
All of our rooms are designated as non-smoking rooms. Although smoking is not permitted in the rooms, Guests who smoke are permitted to do so in designated areas (roof terrace, outside the building, etc.)
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"We preferred our second floor room to the one we had on the ground floor."
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"Rooms higher up and at the back would be quieter"
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"Apartment can get a little noisy at night as there is a restaurant right outside, this might bother some..."
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""economy" room on the ground floor has the bed up a narrow flight of stairs. Other rooms are..."
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