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B&B Porta della Terra

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Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Professionally designed old house with contemporary set up. Romantic, close to church and sights. Our host, Antonio was very accomodating and is fluent in English and French. A real gem not to be missed!

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Reviewed 18 September 2016

I stayed one night in the beautiful Porta della Terra B&B and wish I could have stayed longer! The property itself has been recently renovated and has a real old world charm to it. My room was large, bright with beautiful high ceilings. The owner, Antonio, was the perfect host. He recommended some amazing places for dinner and drinks in...

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Reviewed 2 November 2015

My wife and I spent three nights at B&B Porta della Terrra in October 2015. It was perfect! The staff, the room, the breakfast, and the location surpassed our expectations. We arrived from Philadelphia on a Friday to visit Militello, where my wife's mother was born in 1912. Unfortunately, our luggage did not arrive with us at the Catania airport....

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Reviewed 12 January 2015 via mobile

My partner and I visited Militello for 2 nights and stayed at Porta Della Terra in January. Antonio and his staff made us feel right at home with their great service and warm welcome. We highly recommend staying here as the location, service and breakfast are all fantastic!

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Oldsmar, Florida
Reviewed 23 September 2014

My husband and I just spent 2 evenings at this beautifully renovated B&B. It is now modern with all the amenities, yet still holds the allure of original architecture. I would highly recommend staying here. The owner is on the premises and was a delight to meet and gave a lot of personal attention to his guests. We felt very...

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Concon, Chile
Reviewed 26 August 2014

Finding this place in Militello was a great surprise. It's an historic building tastefully remodelled and decorated. Great ambiance, clean, fresh, excellent breakfast and great hosts. The crowning of the visit to this Unesco Patrimony site.

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 9 August 2014

B&B Porta della Terra is a fabulous place to stay. The room we stayed in was large, well appointed, clean and beautifully decorated with wonderful original frescoes on the ceiling. Our host Antonio was charming and made sure we saw all of the special sights in Militello (of which there are many) including a church under restoration that has not...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 15 July 2014

This is a fabulous bed and breakfast! Antonio, the owner, makes you feel comfortable from the moment you arrive. Our room was large, quiet, meticulously clean, well equipped and there wasn't a detail missed by our host. Sleeping in a historic building under a beautifully painted ceiling and eating breakfast in a cellar under arched ceilings was a highlight for...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The B&B - classified "3 stars" - is situated on largo Gelso that is a little square on the most beautiful street of the historical center of Militello, the Porta della Terra road. Between the Sanctuary of the "Madonna della Stella" and the Barresi castle, inside the baroc center and on the board of the medieval one it is a rare example of late “perfectly conserved sicialian Liberty style”.Militello is one of the city of the Val di Noto that UNESCO recognized like a good of Humanity. It is proved by its late-baroc monuments.From the terrace of the bed and breakfast you can appreciate this architectonic spectacle, between bell towers and churches you can see the Etna vulcan and don’t skip the views of the hills.All rooms have bathroom, heater for winter and climatisation or air fan for summer, tv, wi-fi and frigobar.Behind an ancient and broken wallpaper we have found the original decoration of the dining-room where today the guests have breakfast and they can taste, among other things, also the local products. ... more   less 

Additional Information about B&B Porta della Terra

Address: Largo Gelso 9-11, 95043 Militello in Val di Catania, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Catania > Militello in Val di Catania
Price Range: $59 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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