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Hotel Gresi

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Reviewed 29 October 2017

We stayed here at the end of our week on the islands; after 4 welcoming and comfortable hotels this was a disappointment. Whilst the building was interesting and quirky, hospitality was lacking. Our room was tired and difficult to ventilate due to the fact it...More

Thank JanetLeverton
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

While the location off the Via Etna is highly desirable, the single rooms felt a little austere and definitely needed some maintenance, such as painting to address the paint peeling on the ceiling. Despite what was reported in other reviews, both water pressure and temperature...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

I must say that I loved my stay on the hotel. It's a humble place but very clean. The room was cleaned and made spotless every day. Breakfast was very good but humble. To me what made my stay so lovely was the warm welcome...More

Thank Marilyn B
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Very old not so well maintained hotel.. yet good location .. no hot water .. shower area leaking all over ..bad hygiene .. staff was defensive and not helpful .. dirty entrance .. lousy breakfast .. absolutely not recommended

Thank suhail2017
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

After a trip to mount Etna all I needed to do is take a hot shower , NO HOT WATER , despite multiple complaints and assurances that the problem is solved , no hot water at night nor the next morning . The hotel is...More

Thank Amjad A
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Italy > Sicily > Province of Catania > Catania > Centro Catania
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Hotel Gresi Catania, Sicily
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8 December 2016|
Response from andrewantic |
Hi , it's about 7 km from the airport. We are travelling with Exodus Travel so all our transfers are included, but on the airport website it says there is a bus 'AMT Alibus' every 20 mins or so to the city centre. As to... More
14 October 2016|
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Response from Joann173 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are in the shower room, old but working well.
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"Rooms facing the inner courtyard are quieter"
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"If you like city scares, a front room with a balcony is very nice (and not noisy as long as doors are closed)"
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"Rear courtyard rooms are quiet, no street noise at all."
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"Higher floor have less noise"
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