Il Principe Hotel

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Minibar, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace

Overview of Il Principe Hotel

Il Principe Hotel

4.0 star property
4-star hotel with bar/lounge, near Via Etnea

8,4/10 Very good

657 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
Map
Via Alessi 24, Catania, CT, 95124
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Breakfast available
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Self parking
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service
  • In-room childcare
  • Business center
  • Airport shuttle
For families
  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Catania City Centre
  • Via Etnea - 2 min walk
  • Catania Cathedral - 4 min walk
  • Piazza Stesicoro - 6 min walk
  • Catania Beach - 33 min walk
  • Piazza del Duomo - 1 min drive
  • Piazza Universita - 1 min drive
  • Palazzo Biscari - 2 min drive
  • Ursino Castle - 4 min drive
  • Roman Amphitheater - 1 min drive
  • Catania Fish Market - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • Fontanarossa Airport (CTA) - 15 min drive
  • Cannizzaro Station - 8 min drive
  • Catania Central Station - 19 min walk
  • Catania Acquicella Station - 22 min walk
  • Porto Station - 13 min walk
  • Italia Station - 26 min walk
  • Giuffrida Station - 27 min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)

About this property

Il Principe Hotel

Il Principe Hotel is just 4.2 mi (6.8 km) from the airport and offers a shuttle (available 24 hours) for EUR 35 per vehicle one-way. You can relax at the sauna, work out at the fitness center, or unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge. This upscale hotel also features a rooftop terrace, a steam room, and a snack bar/deli. Fellow travelers say good things about the helpful staff and breakfast. Public transportation is close by: Porto Station is just 13 minutes by foot.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Hospitality National Protocol (Italy)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast and through room service
At check-in, guests must provide either a negative Antigen COVID-19 test result or a record of full COVID-19 vaccination
Negative COVID-19 test result requirement applies to all guests aged 12 and up, and test must have been administered no more than 48 hours prior to check-in; COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 12 and up; guests must have received complete vaccination at least 1 days prior to check-in
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At a glance

Hotel size

  • 80 rooms

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2 PM - midnight
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions
  • At check-in, guests must provide either a negative Antigen COVID-19 test result or a record of full COVID-19 vaccination

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • At check-in, guests must provide either a negative Antigen COVID-19 test result or a record of full COVID-19 vaccination
  • Negative COVID-19 test result requirement applies to all guests aged 12 and up, and test must have been administered no more than 48 hours prior to check-in; COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 12 and up; guests must have received complete vaccination at least 1 days prior to check-in

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Babysitting*

Pets

  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Uncovered onsite self parking (EUR 15 per day)

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*

Offsite

  • Beach shuttle*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:00 AM–10:00 AM
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Snack bar/deli

Taking the kids

  • Childcare in room (surcharge)

What to do

  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby

Working away

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)

Facilities

  • 1 building/tower
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Garden
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Low-height counter/sink
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Minibar

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • In-room massage

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city and is collected at the property in cash: EUR 2.50 per person, per night, up to a maximum of 3 nights. Guests exempted from the tax: Catania residents; exchange students; University students; children under 18 years of age; coach drivers and tour leaders for groups of at least 25 people (1 coach driver and 1 tour leader per group); disabled persons, patients, and their companions/helpers (max 2 per patient), subject to submission of proper documents to the property.

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 12.00 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of EUR 35 per vehicle (one-way, Maximum occupancy 3)
  • Beach shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities

Children & extra beds

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • In-room babysitting is available for an extra charge
  • All guests, including children, must be present at check-in and show their government-issued photo ID card or passport

Parking

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • Uncovered self parking costs EUR 15 per day

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and through room service.

At check-in, guests must provide either a negative Antigen COVID-19 test result or a record of full COVID-19 vaccination.

The negative COVID-19 test result requirement applies to all guests aged 12 and up, and the test must have been administered no more than 48 hours prior to check-in. COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 12 and up; guests must have received complete vaccination at least 1 days prior to check-in.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Hospitality National Protocol (Italy).

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO).

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a security system on site.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 1999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.

Also known as

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Overall score and ratings

8,4

Very good

8,7/10

Cleanliness

8,5/10

Staff & service

7,8/10

Amenities

8,3/10

Property conditions & facilities

7,5/10

Eco-friendliness

10/10 Exceptional

Michael, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Great location, renovated, very clean!
Great location, very updated and very clean. Good breakfast. Only minor issue was a bit of noise from the other rooms. Doors were stiff and so every time anyone opened one, we could hear it...
Janette, 4-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Grzegorz, 7-night business trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

6/10 Good

carlo Maghakian, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Thumbs Up
Couldnt ask for a better location, and very nice helpful and friendly staff. They reached out to me prior to my stay to clarify the best address to use in the GPS and also helped me pre arrange on site parking. Good choice.
Dave, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Simply amazing!
Ahmed H, 1-night trip with friends
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Clean & quiet room and great service
We received and upgraded room with the bathtub made us very happy. The receptionist, Robarta’s suggestions of the restaurants and places to go was very helpful. We will go back there if we visit lovely city of Catania.
Hamilton C, 2-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Sandra, 1-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Inesa, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

It was a nice city the staff at the hotel was incredible
Joseph, 2-night trip
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