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Rifugio Sapienza

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  • Excellent41%
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  • Average14%
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“pizza”(9 reviews)
“cable car”(9 reviews)
“shower room”(2 reviews)
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Free Parking
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Bar/Lounge
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Had a sandwich here; it was cheese and ham in stale bread and rotting lettuce and tomato inside - I should have made a fuss but didn't. Not recommended. It has a captive market at the base camp for Mount Etna. Avoid

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Stayed as part of a tour to Mt. Etna. Rooms are clean, quite and comfortable. Dining room excellent - both cuisine and service as part of a group dinner. Also, thoughtful and reasonably priced wine list. Very good breakfast offering. Appreciated the gluten & dairy...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed the place, comfortable room, very good breakfast , bar and restaurant offer excellent food and products. Staff was kind and helpful. A little bit pricey for Sicilian standards but food is delicious.

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I wanted to see Mt. Etna so we decided to stay overnight. We thought that we would go early the following day but the forecast wasn’t good so we went up after we checked it It was very busy during the day...More

Thank My_Aunt
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Loved this place honestly. We only stayed for 1 night again , we wanted to take the cable car to 2500 feet then a jeep ride up to 3000 feet .we mentioned this to the guy at reception and were given a 30% discount on...More

Thank eoghan v
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Certificate of Excellence
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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US$70 - US$111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$70 - US$111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Rubina M
18 February 2017|
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Response from kerry_hood | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so, though you could ask them: some of their staff speak English. I think you should consider booking a taxi, in advance, yourself. As the Sicilians can be very (very) unhelpful when your travel arrangements... More
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"large, clean, comfortables"
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"chose a room with a good view"
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"I think all the rooms have good views either up the mountain or over the coast. Our one was on the top floor..."
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"Two bed family suites ideal if travelling with young children."
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