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Bad Catania

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12/06/2017 13/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Blackpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed at this lovely B&B in March to celebrate my partners birthday. Alessandro was a very welcome and helpful host who was around often and easily contactable if there are any problems.He sorted out all our airport transfers which made getting to and from the airport very easy. The B&B is very quirky and our room was large clean...

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badct, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Bad Catania, responded to this review

We are very happy that your stay was pleasant. We hope to see you again, if you decide to return to Catania :)

Malsch, Germany
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Alessandro & Giulia were very friendly and helpful, their english language very good. The venue of the B&B in the old town of Catania and near fishmarket La Pescheria was really very nice. Rooms were very nice, stylish and clean, so all in all me and my son Benjamin enjoyed staying in this B&B and will recommend it on our...

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We are very happy that your stay was pleasant. We hope to welcome you again in our hotel. We are in continuous improvement for the satisfaction of our guests. :)

Island of Malta, Malta
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Very artistic design and friendly environment. Close to main square therefore surrounded by shops, restaurants, bars all within walking distance. Will definitely stay at BAD when visiting Catania. Great place

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Munich, Germany
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Nicely located at the fish market. You are within 3 min in the City center. Rooms are very stylish and extraordinary. If you can, go for the appartement room. Great place with own terrace and kitchen.

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Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Awesome design, nice staff, very trendsetter and interesting, but comfortable rooms. The city is very close (5 minutes walk) and the traditional fishmarket is in the hostel's street (but the rooms are pretty quite). We loved it! 😊

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Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

What an amazing and original place to stay while visiting Sicily. Best location ever, everything was walking distance...the best restaurants and the tourist attractions were less than 5 minutes walk. Alessandro is amazing and makes you feel very welcomed , always willing to help and his kindness shines throughout. There is nothing bad about this experience. Regards The Gjeli Family

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Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely stay here for one night whilst travelling around Sicily. Alessandro was super helpful with things to do and see and the room was just what we needed. No complaints at all! The B&B is situated extremely close to the main square and is perfect if arriving by train. Thanks Alessandro!

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Paris, France
Reviewed 22 August 2016

This was a second stay at Bad Catania. We were 4 and we have chosen the family apartment. It is a place perfectly suited for a family with teenagers, but not necessarily very young children because the apartment is on 2 levels; the room (air conditioned) and kitchen downstairs bathroom (which is small), toilet and terrace level 1. Furthermore, the...

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Birr, Switzerland
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Very good situated, very near of the old city. Near of restaurants and of the airport. Very friendly hospitality. All differently special furnished rooms. We would recommend this b&b to friends. Thanks

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South Germany
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Great place in a great location (Fish market). Very friendly and very helpful staff! The beds are super-comfy and the place is quiet at night. We slept with the window open (April). Only downside is that our room did not come with the bathroom. The bathroom was at the other end of the corridor. But we will definitely come back...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Conceived like a small Boutique hotel, BAD is the first Design Bed & Breakfast in the heart of Catania. Much more than a simple b&b, it is a unique mix of hospitality and creativity, ideal for both those travelling for pleasure and for business. It unites the fascinating Catanese baroque architecture with contemporary art and design. At BAD one breathes the creativity of Giulia and Alessandro, the two owners and curators. Professionals in the World of advertising and graphic design, they have expertly created within the ample and comfortable rooms different ambiences, exhibiting psychedelic wallpapers, amazing 19th Century Sicilian artifacts, vintage furniture and works of young aspiring artists. Every room of the b&b in fact has a different mood, colour and feeling, with two or three beds, private bathroom and naturally all the comforts you would expect. BAD is in the beating heart of Catania: in a XIX century building, next to the historical fish market "la Pescheria" and within a stone's throw of the Cathedral and main monuments of the city. Furthermore BAD is only a few minutes away from the airport, the train station and the port, and just 100 meters from a bus station which connects to other main Sicilian resorts. Because BAD is more than a sleeping experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bad Catania

Address: Via Cristoforo Colombo 24, 95121 Catania, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Catania > Catania > Centro Catania
Price Range: ₹ 3,359 - ₹ 5,684 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bad Catania 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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“family apartment”
olivierrN729ZX, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I Was in the blue room, and you know how sometimes you get many; yea, 5 star ranks on adds, fotos arrangement, a bit far fetched from what is, and so on. I was prepared, but still hoping..well that goes to show that we must remain optimistic, I was surprised that it was just how i imagined, big enough room, lovely features, chandelier, the shower was a bit tight but did the job..”
RosinaG, 13 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Breakfast location is great and they a nice dinner selection.”
Dave5068, 6 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Get the main room - it's brilliant”
B2904KEchrism, 26 Apr 2014 | Read review
“Room 2 doesn't have a private bath, but it actually does.. it's just down the hall and you have the oly key!”
brezza, 3 Jan 2014 | Read review
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