Ostello degli Elefanti Hostel Restaurant

Via Etnea 28

Description

You can find us along the via Etnea, the city’s most famous and vibrant road. We are right at the centre of the city’s prestigious and striking piazzas -the piazza Duomo with its famous ‘Liotru’ and the piazza Università, where you can see the city’s important university building.

The hostel is found inside the Sant’Alfano palace, built in 1600 by the Catanian nobility who lived here at the start of the century, adorning the grand rooms with frescos and precious marble.

The ballroom, the artists’ room and the music room today host our establishment where beauty, comfort and hospitality will accompany you in every moment of your stay.

Facilities

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport Transfers
  • ATM
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cable TV
  • Cafe
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • Currency Exchange
  • Fax Service
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hairdryers
  • Hairdryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Ironing board
  • Jobs Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Meeting Room
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Restaurant
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine

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Reviews

Traveler Reviews

“Great location and facilities, lovely rooftop, some street noise”

Rating: 4 Reviewed on June 18, 2018

It's very central, right in the main square of Catania, with restaurants just downstairs. Breakfast was pretty decent, beds, showers and toilets were small but adequate, reception staff were pretty...


“Poorly maintained”

Rating: 2 Reviewed on May 18, 2018

I’ll start by saying that the staff are superb, friendly. Always there to offer advice on things to do or if you have any queries. The maintenance of the building was poor, the females bathroom...


“Amazing view”

Rating: 5 Reviewed on April 23, 2018

Bar in the terrase with wondeful view to all the Piazza Universita, best location and fantastic atmosphere. I miss the possibility to order panini, sandwich or another snack. It is not do easy to...



Directions

You can find us along the via Etnea, the city’s most famous and vibrant road. We are right at the centre of the city’s prestigious and striking piazzas -the piazza Duomo with its famous ‘Liotru’ and the piazza Università, where you can see the city’s important university building.

The hostel is found inside the Sant’Alfano palace, built in 1600 by the Catanian nobility who lived here at the start of the century, adorning the grand rooms with frescos and precious marble.

The ballroom, the artists’ room and the music room today host our establishment where beauty, comfort and hospitality will accompany you in every moment of your stay.

Policies

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay, unless otherwise stated below (see 'Things to Note' information).
Please note: Cancellation policy: 24h before arrival. In case of a late cancellation or No Show, you will be charged the first night of your stay. Cancellations must be made by 10,30 am the previous day. Check in 24h Check out before 10:30 Our reception is open 24/7. If you arrive during the night please contact us. Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards, debit cards. Taxes included. Breakfast included. No curfew. Child friendly. Non smoking.


The property accepts the following credit card brands for balance payments: Visa, Mastercard, Visa Electron, JCB, Debit Cards.
Taxes included.
Free cancellation at least 24 hours before arrival date, first night of stay fee for late cancellation or no show