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A PRESTIGIOUS FOUR-STAR HOTEL SITUATED IN THE CITY CENTRE. Welcome to the Grand Hotel Excelsior Catania, a prestigious four-star hotel in Sicily's beautiful second city which lies in the shadow of Mount Etna. Black volcanic rock and white limestone have given Catania its own striking visual aspect, which makes it an ideal tourist destination. Our hotel is also well-adapted to meet the needs of business travellers.
Business Centre with Internet Access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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89Good for walkers
Grade: 89 out of 100
752Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
118Attractionswithin 0.5 km
Piazza Giovanni Verga 39, 95129 Catania, Sicily Italy
Good location near bus stops and not far from the Metro. Nice restaurants in the streets around, as are cafes for cafes for breakfast. Our Superior room was very nice with balcony overlooking the square (parking lot), but with a great view of Etna in...More
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We stayed 4 nights in this property. The location is good... We had a superior room overlooking to the Mount Etnea with own balcony. The check in and check out was quick and the staff was very friendly. The breakfast is great, they offer espresso...More
Not my 1st visit here .I would NEVER choose this place . The hotel is old and never have been restiled . In the hall a wc 🚽 smell will welcome you and in your room a consumed moquette and a knackered mattress will be...More
Thank Marika F
Response from FCaselli, General Manager at Mercure Catania ExcelsiorResponded 4 weeks ago
some rooms in hotel are well-worn, but the hall never smell like a wc...
Yes this is a 4 star hotel. and yes its a little dated.but you are out most of the day and who looks at the the walls on holiday. we found it clean. with good service. reception/room service.bar. breakfast is buffet (you vary your breakfast...More
Thank alan p
Response from FCaselli, General Manager at Mercure Catania ExcelsiorResponded 21 September 2018
Good morning alan p
Thank you for your time spent to write review,
Mercure Excelsior Catania
Stayed here for three nights and had a good experience. Our Superior room as requested was on the top floor with stunning mount Etna views. There was a small balcony but no outside furniture to sit on. As many have said the rooms are dated...More
Response from FCaselli, General Manager at Mercure Catania ExcelsiorResponded 28 September 2018
Good morning LeisureGuy32
Thank you for your time spent to write review, we will treasure as reported to improve everything
Mercure Excelsior Catania
Just stayed here and have on a number of occasions. Parking on the street is near impossible and if you do, dont expect to come back and find your car without a dent or scratch. The parking square out the front of the... More
Just stayed here and have on a number of occasions. Parking on the street is near impossible and if you do, dont expect to come back and find your car without a dent or scratch. The parking square out the front of the hotel fills up very fast. From about 7am until dark, finding a free park is luck.