Biscari Hotel - Catania

Via Anzalone 7 | Ang V. Vitt. Emanuele, 95100 Catania, Sicily, Italy, Catania, Italy, 95131  show map
 2 stars
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Biscari Hotel - Catania

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Spa and relaxation

Solarium

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

Pets allowed

Overview

Biscari Hotel is a 2-star comfortable property offering a spacious accommodation steps away from Catania Cathedral, Piazza Duomo and Duomo di Catania.

Biscari Hotel is 10 minutes' walk from the center of Catania. Biscari Hotel is also placed near to Anfiteatro greco-romano and Ursino Castle.

The hotel is set next to the cathedral, the castle and the opera.

15 minutes' walk to Stazione Catania Centrale train station. Guests can reach Fontanarossa airport within 5 minutes' drive.

Rooms

This hotel comprises of Family Single Room, Quintuple Room and Quadruple Room that come with unique décor as well as TV, a private balcony, individual climate control, a dressing area and Wi-Fi. The hotel offers a panoramic view over the Mediterranean Sea. They also comprise shared bathrooms appointed with a shower, a hairdryer and a bathtub.

Services

There are bicycles for rent on site.

Relax

The beach facilities include umbrellas, beach chairs and towels.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) at EUR 5 per day.

Number of rooms:   10.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • VIP check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • Barber shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • Room service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/Baby cots (on request)

Leisure facilities

  • Beach chairs
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Solarium
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/TV room

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Bottled water
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Bidet
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Hair dryer on request

Media

  • Television
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay at the price of EUR 10 per person per night in a crib. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Via Anzalone 7 | Ang V. Vitt. Emanuele, 95100 Catania, Sicily, Italy, Catania, Italy, 95131

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City Center
  • Catania
    1400 ft
Airports
  • Fontanarossa (CTA)
    2.9 mi
  • Comiso (CIY)
    44.1 mi
Train Stations
  • Stazione Catania Centrale
    3700 ft
  • Stazione Catania Porto Acquicella
    3700 ft
Underground stations
  • Ferrovia Circumetnea
    1.4 mi
  • Borgo Metro Station
    1.4 mi
Restaurants
  • Pasticceria Russo (cuisine: Italian)
    200 ft
  • Barocco Ristorante Pizzeria
    200 ft
Beaches
  • San Giovanni Li Cuti
    1.5 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    10

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Rooms and availability

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Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or Double bed or Twin beds
Size: 185 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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Double Room

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    Triple Room
    Bed type: Queen-size bed and Single bed or Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
    Size: 250 sq. feet
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    • Shower
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Biscari Hotel - Catania Catania location
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      Hotel Address:

      Via Anzalone 7 | Ang V. Vitt. Emanuele, 95100 Catania, Sicily, Italy, Catania, Italy, 95131

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Catania
        1400 ft
      Airports
      • Fontanarossa (CTA)
        2.9 mi
      • Comiso (CIY)
        44.1 mi
      Train Stations
      • Stazione Catania Centrale
        3700 ft
      • Stazione Catania Porto Acquicella
        3700 ft
      Underground stations
      • Ferrovia Circumetnea
        1.4 mi
      • Borgo Metro Station
        1.4 mi
      Restaurants
      • Pasticceria Russo (cuisine: Italian)
        200 ft
      • Barocco Ristorante Pizzeria
        200 ft
      Beaches
      • San Giovanni Li Cuti
        1.5 mi
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of rooms:
        10

      Hotel Awards

      ItalianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedCataniaBiscari

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      Biscari Location

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      What's nearby

      Tourist attractions

      • Bellini Theater - 400 ft

      Popular areas

      • City Center - 1000 ft

      Places of interest

      • Palazzo Biscari - 400 ft
      • Piazza Università - 1000 ft
      • Basilica della Collegiata - 1400 ft
      • Palazzo San Demetrio - 1400 ft
      • Palazzo Stesicoro - 2000 ft
      • Teatro Romano Catania - 2000 ft
      • Anfiteatro greco-romano - 2000 ft
      • Piazza Dante - 3000 ft
      • Fontana dei Malavoglia - 4000 ft
      • Porta Garibaldi - 1.0 mi

      Train stations

      • Stazione Catania Porto Acquicella - 3300 ft
      • Stazione Catania Centrale - 3300 ft

      Convention centers

      • Piazza Duomo - 1000 ft
      • Cittadella universitaria - 1000 ft
      • Le Ciminiere Fairs and Convention Center - 3700 ft
      • Istituto musicale Bellini - 1.2 mi

      Shopping areas

      • Casa di Verga - 2000 ft

      Monuments and Landmarks

      • Catania Duomo - 1000 ft
      • Catania Cathedral - 1000 ft
      • Pescheria Market - 1400 ft
      • Catania Roman amphitheater - 2000 ft
      • Ursino Castle - 2300 ft
      • Via Etnea - 3000 ft
      • Ciminiere Centro fieristico - 4600 ft

      Stadiums

      • Angelo Massimino - 1.4 mi

      Museums

      • Villa Bellini - Park - 3700 ft

      Underground stations

      • Borgo Metro Station - 1.3 mi
      • Ferrovia Circumetnea - 1.3 mi

      Local attractions

      • Museo del Cinema, Catania - 1.1 mi
        Le Ciminiere, Catania
      • San Giovanni Li Cuti - 1.5 mi
        Via San Giovanni Li Cuti, Catania
      • Faro Sant'Anna - 2.1 mi
        via nissoria 41, Acireale
      • Chiesa di San Nicolo All'Arena - 1.1 mi
        Piazza Dante, Catania
      • Il Faro diving center - 1.6 mi
        Via Ragogna 114, Acireale

      Near the hotel

      • Palazzo Biscari - 400 ft
        Via Museo Biscari 10 - 16, Catania
      • Duomo di Catania - 1100 ft
        Via Etnea, Catania
      • Manganelli Catania Palace - 1400 ft
        Piazza Manganelli 16, Catania
      • Museo Belliniano - 2000 ft
        Piazza San Francesco 3, Catania
      • Piazza Duomo - 1100 ft
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      • Museo Diocesano - 1200 ft
        Via Etnea 8, Catania
      • Ludum - Museo dell'exhibit e del gioco scientifico - 2000 ft
        Contrada Cubba, Misterbianco

      Restaurants nearby

      • Pasticceria Russo - 200 ft

        Address: Via Vittorio Emanuele, 105
        Phone: 095 953202

        77% likes this, based on 44 reviews
        Cuisine: Italian

      • Mammut - 200 ft

        Address: Via S. Lorenzo n. 20
        Phone: 3288094129 - 3491661841

        80% likes this, based on 75 reviews
        Cuisine: Italian
        Price Range: USD 12 - USD 22

      • Ristorante Pizzeria Gianluca - 300 ft

        Address: Via Vittorio Emanuele II, 73
        Phone: 39 095 648652

        65% likes this, based on 28 reviews
        Cuisine: Italian

      • Barocco Ristorante Pizzeria - 200 ft

        Address: Vittorio Emanuele 101
        Phone: +39 095 7151826

        80% likes this, based on 30 reviews
        Price Range: USD 20 - USD 27

      • lL'ostiere - 300 ft

        Address: Via Vittorio Emanuele II, 81
        Phone: +39 095 715 9247

        Cuisine: Contemporary

      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of rooms:
        10

      Hotel Awards

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      Biscari Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Biscari

      Average guest rating

      8.0out of 10
      Fabulous
      Based on 199 reviews

      Guest reviews

      • Family with children
        7.0

        Great position to visit everything in Catania.

        No lift so you have to know that you have a lot of stairs before you can reach the reception.

      • Family with children
        7.4

        It was a good rate for a room with 5 people in central Catania, a short walk to the main tourist areas. It was good to have parking at the hotel which was free. The staff were helpful on the phone when we were lost in the car, and spoke reasonable English.

        The hotel is up four flights of stairs, and we had a lot of heavy luggage. Failities are fairly basic as you would expect in this price bracket.

      • Family with children
        5.4

        The breakfast terrace. The staff were friendly and the family room was very airy and large.

        The beds were uncomfortable. No lift. Cost of room is rather high for a two star hotel.

      • Older travelers
        10.0

        Location was excellent, breakfast terrace superb. Staff very friendly and helpful.

      • Group of friends
        3.8

        Venice tourist attractions rich us special room for breakfast

        Most hilarious is that has never seen such a fine bathroom toilet space is hide-away

      • Couple
        9.2

        The parking possibility in the patio of the owners was very helpful, especially because of the central location in Catania. The breakfast on the terrace was amazing due to its wonderful view to the harbour.

      • Group of friends
        8.2

        The hotel was ok, on the main road, near the city center, the reception guy was very friendly and the breakfast was ok. The city itself hasn't much to offer, other cities nearby like Taormina or Siracusa are much more worth visiting.

        not a luxurious hotel, I wouldn't have stayed there for more than one night.

      • Couple
        10.0

        Perfect location if you want to be close to the downtown and the airport either. Nice, clean rooms, helpful hotel staff! They offered room with bath outside, but we got room with bath inside. It was a great surprise.

      • Single
        7.4

        Staff was very accomodating. Room was clean and the place had charm.

        Wish they would tell you about being a 4th floor walkup when you book. It must not work for some people who are not able to navigate that, let alone carry luggage. It was exhausting! Tv didn't even have a remote!

      • Couple
        10.0

        Great location. Don't waste your time to find a free parking space, just go upstairs and ask for the car park which is the tiny courtyard as you arrive. You leave your keys so that they can move the car if needed. Otherwise, the breakfast on the terrace overlooking the city is amazing... We would definitely come back here.

      • Older travelers
        4.2

        Nothing in particular. We spent as little time as possible in the hotel.

        To access the hotel you had to climb 62 stairs, there was no lift. This was not mentioned on your website, also the parking mentioned it a small courtyard with room for 4 cars only and other home owners in the block use it as well as the hotel. There is then a further 8 steps to reach the breakfast room and these steps have no rail for holding onto.

      • Single
        6.6

        The fact that the location is great and the staff is friendly is very convenient and welcoming for a tourist who barely speak Italian and completely new to Catania

        The breakfast is horrible on the first day; also the room 1 is located next to the front desk (lobby); hence, the bell to open the gate on the first floor keep ringing throughout the night.. it would be much appreciated if the front desk person can just stay and do the work instead of wandering around until the bell has been rang for 10x before he or she can open the door.. the AC has a weird sound throughout the night. not a pleasant rest at all

      • Couple
        7.0

        very big room with big top and good terrace for breakfast

        Very noisily. Drunk people bawled all nighk. Very bad noise insulation is in the hotel.

      • Older travelers
        8.2

        An ancient bulding in the city center, 3 minutes walking from the main square of Catania. Pleasant staff and free parking. If you want to stay for a 1-2 days , enjoy the city and save money - Hotel "Biscari" is one that you need.

        Noise from the street.

      • Older travelers
        9.6

        Wonderfull good preserved palace of XVIII century. Just in the historical center and in 300 m from the Borsellino bus station (buses from and to airport, to almost all large cities of Sicilia), 150 m to splendid Teatro Massimo. Terrace with the view to the sea and to green courtyards. We received clean large room (No.4) of 50 sq.m with stucco moulding ceiling of 5 m high and two balconies - to small lane 'via Anzalone' and to 'via Vittorio Emmanuele II'. This street is very busy but closed shutters on balcony's door and door-curtains are good soundproofing. It was guite suitably for us. There is restaurant-pizzeria on the ground floor of this building and small mini-market opposite.

        Only one disadvantage - lack of elevator. It is important for seniors and families with baby carriage

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Biscari Hotel - Catania Catania location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      Via Anzalone 7 | Ang V. Vitt. Emanuele, 95100 Catania, Sicily, Italy, Catania, Italy, 95131

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Catania
        1400 ft
      Airports
      • Fontanarossa (CTA)
        2.9 mi
      • Comiso (CIY)
        44.1 mi
      Train Stations
      • Stazione Catania Centrale
        3700 ft
      • Stazione Catania Porto Acquicella
        3700 ft
      Underground stations
      • Ferrovia Circumetnea
        1.4 mi
      • Borgo Metro Station
        1.4 mi
      Restaurants
      • Pasticceria Russo (cuisine: Italian)
        200 ft
      • Barocco Ristorante Pizzeria
        200 ft
      Beaches
      • San Giovanni Li Cuti
        1.5 mi
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of rooms:
        10

      Hotel Awards

      ItalianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedCataniaBiscari

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Hotels Recommended by Guests in Italy

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