First off - the price we paid was 60 Euro for 2 people.
Points of Hotel:
Positive: room was spacious and had a mini-fridge.
Free car parking
Uncomfortable beds, sagging mattress springs 10-15 cm
Ashtrays found throughout room, hallways etc. (Hotel not recommended for non-smokers)
Entire hotel stinks of smoke and
old still air smell.
Shower will flood the bathroom, and water will switch automatically between freezing cold, scorching hot and luke warm every 30 seconds.
Breakfast consists of a croissant and coffee or tea.
No immediate restaurants around, not great for people without a car
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Hotel Touring, located in the center of Messina, in an ideal location for walking to the city's most fascinating places, is a little three-star hotel which offers, in addition to the tourists on vacation even for business customers who came to Messina, offering excellent value for money; the hotel is located in the center, very close to the central railway station.The structure was fully refurbished in the end of 2010, while maintaining the Art Nouveau style that characterizes it; are available for customers with a reading room, TV room, bar and a total of 15 cozy and comfortable rooms.The wide and bright rooms come with all facilities, such as private bathroom (with hairdryer), tv, air conditioning (or heating), safe, fridge, interphone, internet WiFi and breakfast included, consumable in the hotel bar (on request can be served in your room); there are more external services (excluded from the cost of the room) as the possibility to contact a travel agency, a car rental agency, call a taxi via the reception, laundry service, contact a garage in the immediate proximity of the hotel.Near the railway station there are also all public transports such as buses, coaches and trams, through which you can easily navigate the city.You can easily reach the main location of interest like piazza Duomo, piazza Unione Europea, piazza Unita d'Italia, the Sacrario of Cristo Re, the Church of Montalto, the Fair of Messina, the port, the University, the Court, either on foot or by public transport; you can reach the nearest beaches by tram, in about 20 minutes (Riviera area).Nearby the hotel there are many eateries such as restaurants, taverns, patisseries; some of them make home delivery service at the hotel. We offer excellent value for money. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Hotel Touring Messina, Sicily, Italy