Il Principe Hotel Catania

Via Alessi 20/26, Catania, Italy, 95124  show map
 4 stars
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Il Principe Hotel Catania

Wi-Fi
Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Snack bar

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Turkish bath

Sauna

Overview

Located in the historical center of Catania, the 4-star Il Principe Hotel Catania offers individual rooms. Behind the Baroque facade of Il Principe Hotel Catania lies refined interior.

The venue is 28.9 km away from Mount Etna. Il Principe Hotel Catania is within about 10 minutes' walk of the center of Catania.

The property is close to boutiques and shops.

Stazione Catania Centrale train station is 15 minutes' walking distance from the hotel. Fontanarossa airport can be reached within 5 minutes' drive.

Rooms

The 80 guest rooms are spread over 4 floors. These rooms have wooden floor and elegant furniture.

Eat & Drink

A breakfast is served in the dining room. The restaurant serves American dishes. Guests can unwind at the welcoming American bar serving a wide range of tea and coffee. Osteria antica sicilia and Al Cortile Alessi serve a selection of meals within 100 meters from the venue.

Services

This comfortable hotel offers medical service, 24-hour front desk and porter service.

Relax

Il Principe Hotel Catania provides cribs and babysitting for children. Active guests will benefit from fitness classes and a gym available on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible at a location nearby at EUR 15 per day.

Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   80.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Bicycle storage
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Tennis court

Services

  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bidet
  • Room toiletries

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 1 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Via Alessi 20/26, Catania, Italy, 95124

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City Center
  • Catania
    300 m
Airports
  • Fontanarossa (CTA)
    4.6 km
  • Comiso (CIY)
    70.7 km
Train Stations
  • Stazione Catania Centrale
    1.5 km
  • Stazione Catania Porto Acquicella
    1.5 km
Underground stations
  • Borgo Metro Station
    2.0 km
  • Ferrovia Circumetnea
    2.0 km
Restaurants
  • Nievski (cuisine: Italian, Greek, Vegetarian)
    30 m
  • Ristorante Royal Ceres (cuisine: Italian)
    70 m
Parks
  • Giardino Bellini
    440 m
  • Giardino Bellini
    590 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    80

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Rooms and availability

Il Principe Hotel Catania photos Room
Standard Twin Room
  • Room size:

    25 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Standard|Twin Room - With Breakfast. Comfort-Bed & Breakfast-Standard

Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Standard Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed, Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Room Description:

TSU - SUITE ROOM. BED & BREAKFAST

Il Principe Hotel Catania photos Room
Deluxe Single Room
  • Room size:

    30 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Jacuzzi
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

SGL - DELUXE ROOM. BED & BREAKFAST

Il Principe Hotel Catania photos Room
Deluxe Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed and 1 Single bed, Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Jacuzzi
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Parquet floor
  • Children's high chair
  • Telephone
  • Accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

TRP - DELUXE ROOM. BED & BREAKFAST

Il Principe Hotel Catania photos Room
Comfort Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

TSU - COMFORT ROOM. BED & BREAKFAST

Comfort Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Room Description:

Triple room

Luxury Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Luxury Room

Il Principe Hotel Catania Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • Cittadella universitaria100 m
  • Piazza Duomo200 m
  • City Center200 m
  • Istituto musicale Bellini1.8 km

Places of interest

  • Teatro Romano Catania200 m

Train stations

  • Stazione Catania Porto Acquicella1.4 km
  • Stazione Catania Centrale1.4 km

Convention centers

  • Le Ciminiere Fairs and Convention Center1.5 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Basilica della Collegiata100 m
  • Piazza Università100 m
  • Palazzo San Demetrio100 m
  • Catania Cathedral200 m
  • Pescheria Market200 m
  • Catania Duomo200 m
  • Catania Roman amphitheater300 m
  • Anfiteatro greco-romano300 m
  • Palazzo Biscari400 m
  • Piazza Dante400 m
  • Palazzo Stesicoro400 m
  • Ursino Castle500 m
  • Via Etnea700 m
  • Porta Garibaldi1.1 km
  • Fontana dei Malavoglia1.3 km
  • Ciminiere Centro fieristico1.7 km

Stadiums

  • Angelo Massimino1.8 km
  • Stadio Cibali Catania1.8 km
  • Stadio Angelo Massimino1.8 km

Museums

  • Casa di Verga200 m

Parks

  • Villa Bellini - Park800 m

Theaters

  • Bellini Theater400 m

Local attractions

  • Chiesa di San Nicolo All'Arena1.6 km
    Piazza Dante, Catania
  • Museo del Cinema, Catania2.0 km
    Le Ciminiere, Catania
  • San Giovanni Li Cuti2.7 km
    Via San Giovanni Li Cuti, Catania
  • Museo Storico dello Sbarco in Sicilia 19431.6 km
    Viale Africa, Piazzale Asia, Catania
  • Il Faro diving center2.6 km
    Via Ragogna 114, Acireale

Near the hotel

  • Piazza Duomo240 m
    Catania, SicilyItaly
  • Duomo di Catania240 m
    Via Etnea, Catania
  • Museo Diocesano260 m
    Via Etnea 8, Catania
  • Monastero dei Benedettini420 m
    Piazza Dante 32, Catania
  • Museo Belliniano170 m
    Piazza San Francesco 3, Catania
  • Manganelli Catania Palace250 m
    Piazza Manganelli 16, Catania
  • Casa di Verga280 m
    Via Sant'Anna 8, Catania

Restaurants nearby

  • Nievski30 m

    Address: Alessi 15 /17
    Phone: 095313792

    71% likes this, based on 108 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian, Greek, Vegetarian, Cuban
    Price Range: GBP 11 - GBP 31

  • Antica Sicilia80 m

    Address: Via Roccaforte 15/17
    Phone: +39 095 7151075

    50% likes this, based on 132 reviews

  • Fermata Spuligni90 m

    Address: Via Giacomo Matteotti 1
    Phone: 0957082059

    73% likes this, based on 120 reviews
    Cuisine: Mediterranean, Contemporary
    Price Range: GBP 15 - GBP 46

  • Ristorante Royal Ceres70 m

    Address: Via San Giuseppe al Duomo, 17 - 19 - 21
    Phone: +39 0957152294

    69% likes this, based on 103 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Al Cortile Alessi70 m

    Address: Via Alessi, 34/36
    Phone: 095 315444

    61% likes this, based on 66 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: GBP 11 - GBP 26

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    80

Hotel Awards

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Cities nearby
  • Misterbianco hotels - 7 km
  • Viagrande hotels - 12 km
  • San Giovanni La Punta hotels - 8 km
  • Aci Castello hotels - 8 km
  • Aci Trezza hotels - 9 km
  • Motta Sant' Anastasia hotels - 10 km
  • Mascalucia hotels - 10 km
  • Sant'Agata Li Battiati hotels - 5 km
  • Belpasso hotels - 14 km
  • Trecastagni hotels - 13 km

Il Principe Hotel Catania Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Il Principe Hotel Catania

Average guest rating

8.6out of 10
Superb
Based on 267 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    9.6

    Everything was perfect. The room is beautiful and confortable. The staff is sympathic and very helpful. The breakfast is good with many choices. The location In the downtown of catania is excellent, near to the main monuments and attractions.

    The only thing could be improved for me is the choice in matter of tv stations for french speaking people. Many italians of course, cnn and bbc, but no french one or music channel.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Our room was fantastic and we had access to a veranda. We were in a suite. The bathroom was huge and everything was clean!

    The hotel is very nice but Catania is not a place I would recommend any one to stay. It is a huge city (much like Paris) but dirty! There was grafitti everywhere! Very easy to get lost! The churches weren't even open to the public!

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The location, just in the heart of Catania, iw perfect! The staff is very friendly. The breakfast is excellent!

  • Family with children
    8.2

    Reception was extremely welcoming and friendly. Hotel was very well located for shopping and sight seeing. Very clean, quiet. Breakfast was excellent as well.

    A/C went off during the night and the room became very warm. The person left on the desk that evening did not speak english so it was difficult to convey what was the problem. He did however, visit our room and immediately understood. The air was re-set and a/c was restored in about an hour. The sofa bed my daughter was sleeping on was broken - 2 slots missing and very uncomfortable.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    This hotel has the best location! Check out the restaurant which is right next to it, just up the stairs. The staff is very helpful and kind. Furthermore, parking is super easy and for free. You just leave your car at the entrance and they park it for you.

  • Single
    8.2

    The staff was first class. Very nice. Especially simona.

    Nothing really. To me , a little expensive, but still ok . I would stay again.

  • Single
    7.8

    Excellent location. Excellent staff.

    Room (noise, small window) and old bathroom.

  • Older travelers
    5.8

    Two singled beds are put together as a doubled bed is really annoying...

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    The location in centre of City, confortable Hotel, good breakfast

  • Couple
    10.0

    Free Parking, Free Upgrade to Suite, Great location ("Italian" driving skills needed)

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    Friendly staff with good facilities. Very good location near the city centre and within walking distance of at least one very good restaurant.

    Vehicle access is quite limited.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Central location. Clean, modern hotel. Staff very friendly and helpful and speak good English.

    Breakfast a little disappointing for the English taste but perfectly adequate.

  • Couple
    9.2

    The location was super and the staff were very helpful. Breakfast was lovely too.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    Everything was first rate.' The breakfast, the free internet connection, and help parking the car in a difficult urban location were all stand- outs and the best of any of the hotels on our 17 day tour of Sicily. Furthermore, we left about $700 worth of cash and items in the safe and closet and they were all secured and waiting for us when we returned two days later. Very trustworthy staff.

  • Family with children
    7.8

    Location in the heart of the old city was excellent. When we had a problem with the electronic entry system to our room staff were very quick to respond.

    Wifi Internet not working.

How to reach hotel

hotel Il Principe Hotel Catania Catania location
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Hotel Address:

Via Alessi 20/26, Catania, Italy, 95124

Get directions
City Center
  • Catania
    300 m
Airports
  • Fontanarossa (CTA)
    4.6 km
  • Comiso (CIY)
    70.7 km
Train Stations
  • Stazione Catania Centrale
    1.5 km
  • Stazione Catania Porto Acquicella
    1.5 km
Underground stations
  • Borgo Metro Station
    2.0 km
  • Ferrovia Circumetnea
    2.0 km
Restaurants
  • Nievski (cuisine: Italian, Greek, Vegetarian)
    30 m
  • Ristorante Royal Ceres (cuisine: Italian)
    70 m
Parks
  • Giardino Bellini
    440 m
  • Giardino Bellini
    590 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    80

Hotel Awards

ItalianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCataniaIl Principe Hotel Catania

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in Italy

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