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Palazzu Stidda

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Dublin, California
Reviewed 7 July 2015

What a wonderful apartment! Though our stay was brief, we absolutely loved Giovanni & Patricia's apartment, Amuri at Palazzu Stidda. As soon as we arrived, Giovanni was there to greet us and walk us through the apartment. He provided us with many recommendations and a map of Catania. The location was excellent, down a quiet alley near old town. The...

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Reviewed 23 June 2015

We were warmly greeted by our host and made to feel most welcome. We stayed in their flat No 1, and found it charming and perfectly suited to our needs. Great wi-fi, bed, towels, and breezes through the open windows. Plenty of room to move around and space to store clothes during our stay. Hosts provided wonderful recommendations for dining...

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Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

我們是前一天很晚才向負責人查詢空房資訊的,負責人亦能當晚迅速及詳盡地回覆令人深刻! 不但如此,appartment內全部木製家俱亦由owner 設計及製作, 房間亦給人一種溫馨安全的感覺。他們一家亦很好客,提供了不少當地資訊。特別一提 他們推介的餐廳及雪糕店真的很令人回味啊! If you want a memorable stay, that is the place ! :D Don't think, just BOOK !!

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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 1 June 2015

Giovanni and Patricia’s apartment is magical. It’s the kind of place you walk in and immediately think ‘I want my home to look and feel like this.’ It has everything you need to feel at rest, safe and relaxed - sunlight, flowers, balconies, Wi-Fi, a washing machine, a full kitchen, a very comfy bed, great bathroom, etc. The location is...

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Munich, Germany
Reviewed 26 December 2014

Good points: + located in a beautiful building with tastefully and romantically decorated rooms + attention to detail everywhere you look + very clean and secure + the proprietors Giovanni and Patricia are wonderful hosts and always helpful - their tips on restaurants all proved to be spot on + kitchen and balcony - we bought food and wine in...

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Melbourne
Reviewed 8 October 2014

Very friend hosts, picked us up from the bus stop, very helpful. Location is close to all site seeing and eating facilities. Train station is about 20 minute walk. Local wine stalls and restaurants were very yummy and reasonably priced. We had a kitchen in our apartment with was fantastic when we just wanted to chill back in our room....

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2Thank camacruise
New York City, New York
Reviewed 10 September 2014

My Fiance and I stayed for three nights in the charmingly decorated No.2 flat and we both loved it. Patricia and Giovanni are very passionate about their property and they welcomed us with open arms. The flat is conveniently located close to the main square, shopping, and the fish market. The rooms were spacious, well maintained and clean. We especially...

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2Thank John A
Reviewed 25 August 2014

Great place. Totally fulfilled our expectations. The location was simply fantastic, right in the middle of the old city centre - only a 100 meters from the local marked. The hosts, Giovanni and Patricia, where truly amazing. When showing us the apartment, they told us where to buy vine, find restaurants and stores. They also helped us plan trips to...

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2Thank Claus S
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 21 July 2014

Great location in the heart of Catania ,very close to the fabulous fish market and the lively,fun (if a bit seedy )via Plebiscito area.Comprises 3 apartments with own kitchen ,we had the smallest ,but the room still spacious and airy ,with a great sense of history and style.Giovanni and Patricia spoke English and French and were extremely friendly and helpful.Catania...

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2Thank Rosa P
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 July 2014

Giovanni and Patrice were exceptionally welcoming, lovely hosts, nothing too much trouble. The apartment was beautifully furnished, with great quirky style and vintage finds. Two balconies offered lovely views and a choice of places to sit for a beer or breakfast. A huge welcome basket of fruit in the fridge, all basics provided, we could easily have stayed more than...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Palazzu Stidda Catania-Palazzo Stella in the Sicilian language-is an The Palazzu Stidda of Catania is a charming Sicilian venue, which provides 3 appartments : AMURI ( 35m2), INCANTO ( 50m2), ODISSEA ( 50M2) and offers a beautiful oasis terrace , for a sunbathing and relax within our herb garden and citrus trees. Palazzu Stidda greets you in one of the most charming Vicolo of Catania, which makes of this antic palazzo one of the most secret address of the center town. Palazzu Stidda is just a short walk from the Duomo and from the Antic fish market Pescheria, a step off Via Etnea, bars, cafés and restaurants. You are in the perfect place to experience the authenticity of this vulcanic city and to explore the Etna region , wine country and not-to-be-missed Taormina, Siracusa, Ragusa, Modica, Noto and so many other Baroque towns of the south. Thus Giovanni and Patricia are available for any information or assistance you might need during your visit in Catania. They live in the building next door, and work in their workshops on the ground floors, where are born most of Palazzu Stidda's furnitures and decoration. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Palazzu Stidda

Address: Vicolo della Lanterna 5 | Angolo Via Auteri 40, 95121 Catania, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Catania > Catania > Centro Catania
Price Range: RM421 - RM584 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Palazzu Stidda Catania, Italy - Sicily
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“I stayed in Apartment ONE it is very spacious and has a fold out bed in the living room.”
helenbevinetto, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in room #1 (Amuri) - We would highly recommend it!”
JUSTRAVL, 6 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Get the Kitchen ....”
camacruise, 7 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Choose the room with larger kitchen to cook some fabulous fish purchased at the market.”
59rosap, 21 Jul 2014 | Read review
“There are rooms for couples at 60. The apartment easily sleeps four”
AndrewtLondon, 27 May 2013 | Read review
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