Hotel La Vecchia Palma - Catania

Via Etnea 668, Catania, Italy, 95128  show map
 3 stars
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Hotel La Vecchia Palma - Catania

 Free Wi-Fi
 Free parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Meeting/Banquet facilities

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

Pets allowed

Overview

The comfortable Hotel La Vecchia Palma is situated in the historical center of Catania close to Castello Ursino & Museo Civico, Piazza Duomo and Giardino Bellini. With accents of original architecture, the hotel was built in 1900 and renovated in 2002.

The hotel is in the excellent location just near Borgo subway station. The property is located within a 30-minute walk to the center of Catania.

The castle and the amphitheater are set within walking distance.

Guests can reach Hotel La Vecchia Palma by car from Fontanarossa airport in 10 minutes.

Rooms

This property has 11 guestrooms including Double Room and Suite appointed with a laptop-size safe, a minibar, a closet, multi-channel TV and a work desk. They all have marble floor and antique furniture.

Eat & Drink

The hotel serves a generous buffet breakfast from 07:30 till 09:30. Guests can enjoy italian cuisine in Tenuta Minicucco located fairly close to the property.

Services

Car rental services are also provided.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible at a location nearby at EUR 9.50 per day.

Number of rooms:   11.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • VIP check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Pets allowed
  • Luggage storage

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Welcome drink
  • Pet amenities available
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Leisure/TV room

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Bottled water
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Direct dial telephone

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12.30 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 2. 
  • There are no cribs provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Via Etnea 668, Catania, Italy, 95128

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City Center
  • Catania
    1.4 mi
Airports
  • Fontanarossa (CTA)
    4.0 mi
  • Comiso (CIY)
    44.8 mi
Train Stations
  • Stazione Catania Centrale
    1.5 mi
  • Stazione Catania Porto Acquicella
    1.5 mi
Underground stations
  • Borgo Metro Station
    700 ft
  • Ferrovia Circumetnea
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Ai Vecchi Crateri (cuisine: Italian)
    700 ft
  • Tenuta Minicucco (cuisine: Italian)
    800 ft
Beaches
  • Il Faro diving center
    3800 ft
  • San Giovanni Li Cuti
    1.5 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12.30 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    11

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Rooms and availability

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Suite
Bed type: King-size bed
Size: 540 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Hotel La Vecchia Palma - Catania Catania location
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    Hotel Address:

    Via Etnea 668, Catania, Italy, 95128

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Catania
      1.4 mi
    Airports
    • Fontanarossa (CTA)
      4.0 mi
    • Comiso (CIY)
      44.8 mi
    Train Stations
    • Stazione Catania Centrale
      1.5 mi
    • Stazione Catania Porto Acquicella
      1.5 mi
    Underground stations
    • Borgo Metro Station
      700 ft
    • Ferrovia Circumetnea
      1000 ft
    Restaurants
    • Ai Vecchi Crateri (cuisine: Italian)
      700 ft
    • Tenuta Minicucco (cuisine: Italian)
      800 ft
    Beaches
    • Il Faro diving center
      3800 ft
    • San Giovanni Li Cuti
      1.5 mi
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  12.30 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Number of rooms:
      11

    Hotel Awards

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    Hotel La Vecchia Palma Location

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    • Bellini Theater - 1.2 mi

    Popular areas

    • City Center - 1.3 mi

    Places of interest

    • Fontana dei Malavoglia - 4000 ft
    • Palazzo Stesicoro - 5000 ft
    • Anfiteatro greco-romano - 1.0 mi
    • Palazzo San Demetrio - 1.1 mi
    • Piazza Dante - 1.2 mi
    • Piazza Università - 1.2 mi
    • Basilica della Collegiata - 1.2 mi
    • Teatro Romano Catania - 1.3 mi
    • Palazzo Biscari - 1.4 mi

    Train stations

    • Stazione Catania Porto Acquicella - 1.4 mi
    • Stazione Catania Centrale - 1.4 mi

    Convention centers

    • Istituto musicale Bellini - 400 ft
    • Cittadella universitaria - 1.2 mi
    • Le Ciminiere Fairs and Convention Center - 1.3 mi
    • Piazza Duomo - 1.3 mi

    Shopping areas

    • Casa di Verga - 1.3 mi

    Monuments and Landmarks

    • Via Etnea - 4000 ft
    • Catania Roman amphitheater - 1.0 mi
    • Ciminiere Centro fieristico - 1.2 mi
    • Catania Duomo - 1.3 mi
    • Catania Cathedral - 1.3 mi
    • Pescheria Market - 1.4 mi

    Stadiums

    • Angelo Massimino - 3700 ft

    Museums

    • Villa Bellini - Park - 3700 ft

    Parks

    • Stadio Angelo Massimino - 4000 ft
    • Stadio Cibali Catania - 4000 ft

    Underground stations

    • Borgo Metro Station - 400 ft
    • Ferrovia Circumetnea - 700 ft

    Local attractions

    • INAF Catania Astrophysical Observatory - 5100 ft
      Via S.Sofia 78, Catania
    • Manganelli Catania Palace - 1.2 mi
      Piazza Manganelli 16, Catania
    • Monastero di San Nicolo l'Arena - 1.2 mi
      Piazza Dante, Catania
    • Giardino Bellini - 5200 ft
      via Etnea, Catania
    • Monastero dei Benedettini - 1.2 mi
      Piazza Dante 32, Catania

    Near the hotel

    • Chiesa di San Nicolo All'Arena - 1500 ft
      Piazza Dante, Catania
    • Giardino Bellini - 4600 ft
      Via Sant'Euplio, Catania
    • Il Faro diving center - 3800 ft
      Via Ragogna 114, Acireale
    • Casa delle Farfalle - 4900 ft
      Via Umberto I, 244, Viagrande

    Restaurants nearby

    • Ai Vecchi Crateri - 700 ft

      Address: contrada Rossella 4

      62% likes this, based on 45 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian

    • Cafe' de Flore - 800 ft

      Address: Via Caronda, 290
      Phone: 095 446300

      63% likes this, based on 18 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian

    • La Rocca della Rosa - 800 ft

      Address: via Bongiardo-Zafferana 22-26
      Phone: 0039-0959891298

      81% likes this, based on 28 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian
      Price Range: USD 21 - USD 38

    • Tenuta Minicucco - 800 ft

      Address: Via cava 10

      78% likes this, based on 14 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian

    • Murgo - 800 ft

      Address: Via Zafferana, 13
      Phone: (+39) 095 950 520

      65% likes this, based on 13 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  12.30 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Number of rooms:
      11

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    • Zafferana Etnea hotels - 21 km
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    • Viagrande hotels - 12 km
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    • Motta Sant' Anastasia hotels - 10 km

    Hotel La Vecchia Palma Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel La Vecchia Palma

    Average guest rating

    6.8out of 10
    Very good
    Based on 25 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Location
    5.3
    Rooms
    8.0
    Service
    8.7
    Value
    6.3

    Guest reviews

    • Single
      5.0

      Nice staff.

      Breakfast was poor and bad, shower and bed was dirty.

    • Family with children
      5.8

      The hotel is pleaced in the city not far away form the center.

      The heating system was air conditioning, and in the bathroom there was no heating posibility.

    • Other
      5.6

    • 8.0

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Hotel La Vecchia Palma - Catania Catania location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    Via Etnea 668, Catania, Italy, 95128

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Catania
      1.4 mi
    Airports
    • Fontanarossa (CTA)
      4.0 mi
    • Comiso (CIY)
      44.8 mi
    Train Stations
    • Stazione Catania Centrale
      1.5 mi
    • Stazione Catania Porto Acquicella
      1.5 mi
    Underground stations
    • Borgo Metro Station
      700 ft
    • Ferrovia Circumetnea
      1000 ft
    Restaurants
    • Ai Vecchi Crateri (cuisine: Italian)
      700 ft
    • Tenuta Minicucco (cuisine: Italian)
      800 ft
    Beaches
    • Il Faro diving center
      3800 ft
    • San Giovanni Li Cuti
      1.5 mi
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  12.30 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Number of rooms:
      11

    Hotel Awards

    ItalianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCataniaHotel La Vecchia Palma

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

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