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Antico Borgo Apartments

4.5 of 5 bubbles
Very good
11 reviews
Funny spiral stairs
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1 Bedroom, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Catania, Province of Catania, Sicily
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Listing #HL281819
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4.5 of 5 bubbles Very good - based on 11 reviews
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Peter T
Oxford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2013 for a stay in September 2013
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Our first time in Sicily and I wanted to be near Mount Etna. This apartment, was O.K. and though in a poor area, it had lots of character. Only skylights in the roof so no view. Facilities were sufficient, providing you are not fussy.We were way up in the city, so not so convenient for down town. The landlord was...

York, Maine
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17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2013 for a stay in April 2013
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Friendly ownerThomas designed and built a modern, very cool loft apartment. Not for older folks but great if you want a good, close in location and chic furnishings at a good price. Spiral stairs fun but steep. Thomas gave us good recommendations for Etna tour and local, hip restaurants. All in all a good deal.

Management response:

Dear Robert, we appreciated the fact that in a few words you highlighted all the positive aspects you experienced after staying with us. As you say we are your best choice when visiting Sicily, we hope you come soon again to Catania and stay with us. Best Regards


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sara m
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2013 for a stay in December 2012
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Antico Borgo is fantastic and furnished with care. The online booking was quick and simple. With my partner we were greeted with kindness, the owner was very helpful in providing tourist information about Catania and recommended a fantastic excursion to Mount Etna.The accommodation was comfortable and quiet just like we wanted. We were very close to the historical center of...

Management response:

Dear Sara M, many thanks for your nice review! We are glad to read that you appreciated our apartament and the information to start the Etna Tour. Our Staff, and especially Francesca, appreciated your kind words and hope you come back soon to stay with us! Kind regards!


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Boat Available
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • Elevator/Lift access
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Ask about pets
    Smoking allowed
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How to get there
Airport: Catania Fontanarossa: 8.8 km
Railway: Central Station of Catania: 3.0 km
Ferry: Port of Catania: 3.8 km
The Borgo Station of the Underground of Catania, which crosses the entire city and is connected with the Central Train Station is located at about five minutes walking distance from the lodging structure, and underground trains are available every 15 minutes from 07:00am to 08:45pm.<BR><BR>It is possible to reach the Central Train Station from the Fontanarossa Airport of Catania via a bus service operated by the company AMT, which make bus departures available every 20 minutes from 05:00am to midnight. From the Central Train Station, there are 4 bus routes that will allow you to reach Piazza Cavour. Antico Borgo is situated at a very short walking distance from Piazza Cavour
Activities nearby
Water Park Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.0 km.
Nearby cities
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