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    Mercure Catania Excelsior

    Piazza Giovanni Verga 39, 95129 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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    Overview
    • Excellent18%
    • Very good45%
    • Average25%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible4%
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    “nice hotel” (13 reviews)
    “nice lobby” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 31 October 2012

    We stayed 4 nights in September 2012. Very well located in Catania. Large rooms with comfortable bed. Very clean. Breakfast were included: Lots of choice to choose from. Nice bar. My only negative comment would be that coffee in the morning buffet was instant coffee......More

    3  Thank IndianaJoey
    Reviewed 2 July 2012

    Efficient reception. Good sized bedroom with good A/C. Breakfast fantastic:great range of meat, cheese, fruit, pastries, juice and even sparkling wine to make your own Bucks Fizz. Bedroom was dated-peeling paint and poor lighting, but abundance of towels. Set dinners were average; fish on both...More

    1  Thank wendyanddavid536
    Reviewed 20 June 2012

    I spent a week at the Excelsior Grand Hotel in May/June of this year while in Sicily on business. The hotel was clean, comfortable, relatively well appointed and had large guestrooms, at least compared to many other European hotels that I have stayed at. The...More

    3  Thank famille_enroute
    Reviewed 15 June 2012

    Stayed in the Excelsior Grand Hotel in Catania while on business. The lobby, restaurant and common areas are clean and attractive, and the staff was friendly. The rooms, however, were in need of updating – the bathroom in my room had what appeared to be...More

    1  Thank NY_Huns
    Reviewed 19 May 2012

    My 2011 guidebook stated that Excelsior Grand Hotel is a serious competitor of UNA Palace Hotel, yet I found out why Excelsior ranks far below UNA Palace on TA based on traveler reviews. I was on a business trip in the Catania area, so my...More

    5  Thank CCC_wanderlust
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$94 - US$178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #4 Green Hotel in Catania
    • #13 Luxury Hotel in Catania
    • #14 Business Hotel in Catania
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 176
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    • Also Known As
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    • Hotel Excelsior Grand ,
    • Mercure Catania Excelsior Italy - Sicily
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    Domenic S
    18 February 2017|
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    Response from gsapienza | Property representative |
    Dear Guest, we have private parking in hotel. It will cost € 12,00 par night and needs to be reserved. Kind regards Giovanni Sapienza
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    31 January 2017|
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    Response from EmL26 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, Just stayed here and have on a number of occasions. Parking on the street is near impossible and if you do, dont expect to come back and find your car without a dent or scratch. The parking square out the front of the... More
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    22 January 2015|
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    Dear Madama, from the Airport of Catania to our hotel you can cacth - Shuttle Bus "Alibus" € 4,00 valid 90 minutes, frequency time every 25 minutes. - Taxi € 30,00 about You can buy the ticket directly in the... More
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