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All reviewscentral locationnice hotelexcellent locationthe hotel staffnoisy at nightpiazza duomopastriesthe main squarestandard roomquiet roomstayed two nightsreception deskhistorical centrerental carvia etneathe heart of the cityfish market
Beds like rocks , 0 service .
Horrible rooms . Staff left baggage unattended in street. No toothbrushes, breakfast bare minimum. Close to centre and square. Staff friendly but doesn’t matter when the hotel lacks all service and functions. Non existing minibar or room serviceMore
Thank Fredrik K
Response from PrincipeHotel, Direttore at Il Principe HotelResponded 1 week ago
regarding the beds, our mattresses are orthopedic but probably you're used to softer ones; we cannot do anything else than to suggest you to ask before your reservation about the mattresses softness.
Regarding the service, is improbable that you could have a better...More
Location can hardly be beat, But cleanliness is an issue. Mildew in shower/tub. Carpets thoughout looked like they had not been vacuumed in a very long time. WiFi access problematic. Breakfast was at about the level of a Days Inn in Iowa -- far below...More
Despite the great location and the nice pictures on the web site, unfortunately we had a bad surprise in our room. The offer stated 3 beds but in fact the third bed was a sofa bed which was very uncomfortable! It should be clearly said...More
The hotel is excellent. The rooms are medium sized but still very nice. The bathroom was small. The rooms were very clean as were all the common areas. The breakfast was very good as well. The location of this hotel is perfect for visiting Catania,...More
Location is amazing, right in the middle of everything, walking distance to some nice bars and restaurants. The hotel itself is of a good quality but is just not quite up to scratch for a 4 star. Reception area is nice, clean and has a...More
Response from quickchick2015 | Reviewed this property |
The buffet breakfast was part of a package tour I was on. It was reasonable but not outstanding. The reason I like this hotel is I left something important behind and didn't realise it for a couple of days later. When we... More
The buffet breakfast was part of a package tour I was on. It was reasonable but not outstanding. The reason I like this hotel is I left something important behind and didn't realise it for a couple of days later. When we returned to Catania I called in on the off-chance they might have it and to my good fortune the cleaning staff had picked it up and it was in safekeeping for me.
The hotel has limited parking on the premises so you can reserve this in advance. I generally do this but sometimes it is fully booked and I have to fend for myself on the side streets. I have always managed but I suggest... More
The hotel has limited parking on the premises so you can reserve this in advance. I generally do this but sometimes it is fully booked and I have to fend for myself on the side streets. I have always managed but I suggest you reserve directly with the hotel if you are worried.