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Plaza Hotel Catania

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Viale Ruggero Di Lauria 43, Catania, Italy  show map
 4 stars
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Plaza Hotel Catania

Wi-Fi
Parking

EUR 10 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Cafe

Snack bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Exercise gym

Swimming pool

Overview

Featuring a solarium, a beauty shop and a barber shop, Plaza Hotel Catania offers modern rooms overlooking the sea.

The beautiful location makes a museum, a church and a theater easily reachable. The venue is 3 km away from the city center.

Guests may find Mount Etna within 28 km and Le Ciminiere Fairs and Convention Center within 1.6 km of the property.

20 minutes' walk to Stazione Catania Centrale train station. The hotel offers quick access to Fontanarossa airport, which is about 10 km away.

Rooms

The 48 guest rooms are spread over 6 floors. The rooms enjoy a panoramic view of the Mediterranean Sea. The rooms have Mediterranean decor.

Eat & Drink

Guests can have breakfast in the bar every morning. The restaurant menu features Sicilian dishes. The sushi bar Ristorante Pepe Nero is situated 50 meters of the property.

Services

There are allergy-free rooms, a storage room and a designated smoking place provided on-site.

Relax

On-site leisure options feature a casino, a rooftop terrace and a diving centre.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at EUR 10 per day.

Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   48.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Barber shop
  • Bicycle storage
  • Beauty salon
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors
  • Mobile phone network

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym
  • Surfing
  • Diving
  • Canoeing
  • Sailing
  • Pedal boating
  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Golf course
  • Table tennis
  • Squash
  • Archery
  • Aerobics

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Full board
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Cafe
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Buffet breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Microphone
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cots
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Swimming pool
  • Beach access
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Bungalows
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Library

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Mountain view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds
  • In-room sink

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror
  • Toilet

Self-catering

  • Kitchenette
  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Hi-Fi
  • Internet television
  • Paid films
  • International calls
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 2. 

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Viale Ruggero Di Lauria 43, Catania, Italy

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City Centre
  • Catania
    1.9 mi
Airports
  • Fontanarossa (CTA)
    4.7 mi
  • Comiso (CIY)
    45.7 mi
Train Stations
  • Stazione Catania Centrale
    1.2 mi
  • Stazione Catania Porto Acquicella
    1.2 mi
Underground stations
  • Galatea Metro Station
    4000 ft
  • Italia Metro Station
    5000 ft
Restaurants
  • Ristorante Pepe Nero (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
  • Cutilisci (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, Healthy)
    800 ft
Beaches
  • San Giovanni Li Cuti
    1000 ft
  • Faro Sant'Anna
    2800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    48

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Rooms and availability

Plaza Hotel Catania photos Room
Classic Twin Room
Mountain view
  • Room size:

    110 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    250 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Heating
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Cable network connection
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Electronic key card
  • Telephone
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cots available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Hi-Fi
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Classic Double Room

Twin Room for Single Use
Mountain view
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

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Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Standard Single Room
Mountain view
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Standard Single Room with Mountain View (Single bed)

Plaza Hotel Catania photos Room
Classic Triple Room
Mountain view
  • Room size:

    270 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

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

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Heating
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Electronic key card
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Cots available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Triple Room Not Refundable Classic. BED & BREAKFAST. Non refundable

Plaza Hotel Catania photos Room
Quadruple Room
Mountain view
  • Room size:

    195 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed and 1 Sofa bed, Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Heating
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Electronic key card
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cots available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Quadruple Room Not Refundable Classic. BED & BREAKFAST. Non refundable

Plaza Hotel Catania photos Room
Standard Junior Suite
  • Room size:

    325 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Super King-size bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Heating
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Cable network connection
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Electronic key card
  • Telephone
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Cots available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Junior Suite Not Refundable (Wi - Fi Free). BED & BREAKFAST. Non refundable

Comfort Beachfront Twin Room
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
Room Description:

Standard|Comfort Twin Seafront View

Comfort Double Room
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Standard|Comfort Double Room with Sea View (Double bed)

Comfort Single Room
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Comfort Single Room with Sea View (Single bed)

Comfort Beachfront Single Room
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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Comfort Triple Room
Mountain view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
Room Description:

Standard|Comfort Triple Volcano View

Plaza Hotel Catania photos Room
Economy Room
  • Max occupancy:

    250 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Heating
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Cable network connection
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Electronic key card
  • Telephone
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cots available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Economy Room (Wi - Fi Free). BED & BREAKFAST. Standard rate

Economy Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

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Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Economy Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Economy Room

Plaza Hotel Catania Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • Istituto musicale Bellini1.6 mi
  • City Center1.8 mi
  • Cittadella universitaria1.8 mi
  • Piazza Duomo1.9 mi

Places of interest

  • Teatro Romano Catania2.0 mi

Train stations

  • Stazione Catania Porto Acquicella1.1 mi
  • Stazione Catania Centrale1.1 mi

Convention centers

  • Le Ciminiere Fairs and Convention Center5000 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Ciminiere Centro fieristico4300 ft
  • Fontana dei Malavoglia1.1 mi
  • Via Etnea1.6 mi
  • Palazzo Stesicoro1.7 mi
  • Palazzo San Demetrio1.7 mi
  • Palazzo Biscari1.7 mi
  • Catania Roman amphitheater1.7 mi
  • Anfiteatro greco-romano1.7 mi
  • Piazza Università1.8 mi
  • Catania Duomo1.9 mi
  • Catania Cathedral1.9 mi
  • Basilica della Collegiata1.9 mi
  • Pescheria Market1.9 mi

Parks

  • Villa Bellini - Park1.7 mi

Theaters

  • Bellini Theater1.6 mi

Underground stations

  • Galatea Metro Station3700 ft
  • Italia Metro Station4600 ft
  • Giovanni XXIII Metro Station1.1 mi
  • Giuffrida Metro Station1.2 mi
  • Ferrovia Circumetnea1.4 mi
  • Borgo Metro Station1.5 mi
  • Stesicoro Metro Station1.7 mi

Local attractions

  • Museo del Cinema di Catania 5200 ft
    Viale Africa Piazzale Rocco Chinnici Centro Fieristico Culturale Le Ciminiere
  • Fontana di Proserpina1.3 mi
    Via VI aprile Stazione Centrale di Catania
  • Orto Botanico 1.6 mi
    Via Etnea 397
  • Museo Storico dello Sbarco in Sicilia 19431.0 mi
    Viale Africa Piazzale Rocco Chinnici , Centro Culturale Le Ciminiere
  • La Cremolata 1.5 mi
    Via Umberto 57/59

Near the hotel

  • San Giovanni Li Cuti1000 ft
    Via San Giovanni Li Cuti, Catania
  • Lungomare di Ognina3000 ft
    Viale Alagona Artale, 38, Catania
  • Faro Sant'Anna2800 ft
    via nissoria 41, Acireale
  • Museo del Giocattolo4900 ft
    Piazzale Asia Viale Africa

Restaurants nearby

  • Ristorante Pepe Nero100 ft

    Address: viale Ruggero di Lauria 43
    Phone: +39 (0)95 382368

    64% likes this, based on 206 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 28 - USD 69

  • Cafe' de Paris400 ft

    Address: V.le Ruggero di Lauria, 25
    Phone: 095 374785

    66% likes this, based on 57 reviews
    Cuisine: Mediterranean

  • La Braceria...brace e pizza700 ft

    Address: V.le Alcide de Gasperi, 23/25
    Phone: 3312378290

    63% likes this, based on 65 reviews
    Price Range: USD 8 - USD 25

  • Cutilisci800 ft

    Address: Via San Giovanni Li Cuti 69
    Phone: 0039095372558

    64% likes this, based on 355 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, Healthy
    Price Range: USD 28 - USD 53

  • Ristorante Pititto800 ft

    Address: Via S. Giov. Li Cuti 36/38
    Phone: 095 383164

    62% likes this, based on 137 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    48

Hotel Awards

ItalianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCataniaPlaza Hotel Catania

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

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Plaza Hotel Catania Reviews

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

Average guest rating

7.6out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 221 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    5.4

    The hotel had parking facility but it is not properly sign posted when you arrive

    Too far from the city center to walk and you have to call for a pricy taxi.

  • Couple
    7.4

    The hotel is functional and the location is close to almost everything. The room is spacious and the sea view is a nice plus.

    The third floor is a little noisy because of the roof garden bar positioned upstairs....the street traffic could be loud at times if you ask for a room with sea view.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    Clean,design,location and great staff.As we have not stayed in the hotel we have booked with you in Messina(due to poor quality) I have called this hotel as late notice they have accommodate for us nicely and we were grateful to them for that. Great place with very good location.

  • Single
    10.0

    Vrery good !!!!! lovely staff , nice rooms specialy clean ... perfect helpfull roomservice , nice vieuws out the room. Complete hotel , near the city from catania one myle prefect for everybody y have a perfect tyme . gerrit manders hollanda ( the netherlands( ciao ciao !!!!

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    Hotel and rooms interior equipment, cleanliness, polite personal

    Hotel is located between two very living and noisy streets what is not possible to estimate from the hotel pictures. More expensive rooms with the "see sight" are more "noisy street sight"! The spa und wellness declared in the description has nothing to do with the see and hotel has no swimmingpool. So spa is some body care of course separately charged 20 eur. In the large area round Catania is no rock and sand beach, only special public see swimming places built on the rocks, also with special daily charge. So no direct free of charge swimming in the see!! First floor rooms on both hotel sides are unusable noisy with direct view on the streets. We demanded the room change from 1. floot to 3. floor. Sweet oriented breakfasts.

  • Group of friends
    6.6

    It is to far from city center and it is just one bus who passes at 1 hour and the taxi is very expensive

  • Older travelers
    4.0

    We were told on booking that our room had a view of Mount Etna. We were placed on the first floor looking out at some vacant land. If you strained you could see the tip of etna on a clear day. More worrying though was the pile of boards beneath our window which would not lock so anybody could easily have climbed into the room. We complained and were moved to the 3rd floor. We could see a bit better there but again the window didn't lock. A guy came with a screwdriver to fix it. Overall the staff were slow to respond to our complaint and not very friendly. The phone also wouldn't work and when I called and asked them about they said a colleague would revert to me but never did. The breakfast was not great. The location is well out of the town centre so it's only useful if you have a car. Overall it's not a bad hotel but it was overpriced.

  • Couple
    7.8

    Very helpful staff especially manager Fabio, an asset to the hotel, could not of done enough. Sushi bar in hotel was excellent too, with good cocktails. Clean spacious airconditioned rooms with spacious bathroom.

    No private beach, busy main road outside, with self appointed parking attendants trying to collect money for free on street parking. Restaurant in hotel, while food was good and staff helpful, being charged a covering charge before you eat anything of €5 each seems a lot especially when your a hotel guest.

  • Family with children
    5.8

    Good sized room and bathroom. Good choice at breakfast.

    Parking in basement very tricky especially if you have a big car. Steep hill into carpark. Bathroom was needing attention. Mould on grouting. Not easy to find and if approaching it from the wrong side of the road not east to turn around. Need to cross the traffic on a very busy road.

  • Single
    6.6

    Its location close to the city centre and by the beach. The spa was wonderful, nicely decorated and great staff.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Viale Ruggero Di Lauria 43, Catania, Italy

Get directions
City Centre
  • Catania
    1.9 mi
Airports
  • Fontanarossa (CTA)
    4.7 mi
  • Comiso (CIY)
    45.7 mi
Train Stations
  • Stazione Catania Centrale
    1.2 mi
  • Stazione Catania Porto Acquicella
    1.2 mi
Underground stations
  • Galatea Metro Station
    4000 ft
  • Italia Metro Station
    5000 ft
Restaurants
  • Ristorante Pepe Nero (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
  • Cutilisci (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, Healthy)
    800 ft
Beaches
  • San Giovanni Li Cuti
    1000 ft
  • Faro Sant'Anna
    2800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    48

Hotel Awards

ItalianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCataniaPlaza Hotel Catania

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

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