Residence La Vetreria

Via Grimaldi 8, Catania, Sicily, 95121, Italy | Hotel
Searching for availability...
*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
 

Travel Blogs from Catania

Return to Catania and Etna

A travel blog entry by sam.tank

1
4

... the caves which was created by one of the lava flows, where the crust hardens but the liquid magna beneath is suddenly released, leaving the crust as a roof of the cave, it was so awesome!

After a couple more stops for pics, we stopped at a place that makes local "etna" produce and offers many tastings of olives, oils. Honey and wines... I wanted to buy so much, but my backpack is so full, so I managed to resist!

Getting back to catania I was so tired ...

Taormina made our day

A travel blog entry by petkatravels

9

... set high on a mountain, Mt Tauro, and also goes down to the sea! It is a beautiful coast line. There is a cable car that takes you up and down if you wish.
We spent our time wandering the town
and seeing the Greek theatre, still in use,
the Roman odeon (1st C AD) behind St. Catherine's Church,
the Roman baths, the many squares and churches
and the beautiful public gardens where ...

By bus, train, ferry, train, bus, plane and car

A travel blog entry by waynelucas

4

... seems a bit of sport to the bus drivers and most defiantly a game of chicken, the buses, with their size bully the cars. Think Great Ocean road, reduce the width by a third and ten fold the degree of difficulty. By the way the views are to die for!! Meet the train at Salerno, this is now going to take most of the day as we are to travel right the way down to the bottom of Italy right along the coast. I catch up with my words as have been busy creating them in a ...

Catania - at last

A travel blog entry by cnsilvestro

3

... the middle of the city, and took a walk to the famous Catania markets. These are the biggest we've seen yet, they must cover three or four city blocks, huge... As usual though, everything tends to shut down around 1pm, so we headed back to the hotel for our own siesta. At around 7pm we ventured out again and found a nice Trattoria for dinner overlooking another quaint ...

The northern coast

A travel blog entry by cnsilvestro

2

... again at Tusa. On the way to Cefalu, we stooped gain at Milazzo, and had a cup of coffee and some buns. Disaster tonight though, when we discovered we were supposed to be in Catania today at the hotel and also we had to return the hire car. I asked Alfio to ring the hotel and smooth it over with them, just the hire car to worry about ...

How has this hotel rated in the past?

  What's this?
Discover trends in hotel experiences based on real traveler reviews and ratings. Mouse over circles to see what some travelers had to say.

Location

This hotel, located in the Centro Catania area of Catania, is near Piazza Duomo, Etna Experience, Duomo di Catania, and Castello Ursino & Museo Civico.
Map this hotel

    More great choices in Catania

    Search TripAdvisor for more deals in Catania

       

    TripAdvisor Reviews Residence La Vetreria Catania

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding