How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Airport Transportation
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
TripAdvisor Reviews Villa Mater Catania
Travel Blogs from Catania
... the car for a bit and soon realized that finding a park might not be the easiest!! We eventually found a spot that would just fit our little Panda, and made our way down to the beach. It was a lovely spot, all the beaches were rocky though which made it a little more uncomfortable on our feet. We hired two beach loungers and an umbrella and it was a lovely spot to spend the day. We enjoyed reading and swimming and eating our sandwiches, chips and ...
So we wake up after a much needed sleep in Barcelona, Italy. And we find plane tickets out of the nearest airport in Catania. So we pack up our stuff and we head to the train station. We triple check our tickets are going to the right place and we jump on. We arrive in Catania and make way for our hostel.
Its a nice little hostel and everyone is really nice. There are some amazing buildings and fountains everywhere. We go sit ...
... her! We walked in the orchards, examining all the different fruit trees, tasting cherries and mandarins, and using an iPad to translate Italian names into English, as we walked. (Take that you techno-phobics). On to a neighbouring vineyard and a look through a nearly finished home on the grand style. A very pleasant afternoon, ending with the traditional hugs and cheek kissing - the Sicilians are tops when it comes to enthusiasm in this department.
... island near Taomina and is Also known as The Pearl of the Ionian Sea, and was a private property until 1990, when it was bought by the Region of Sicily, being turned into a nature reserve. There is a narrow path that often connects the island to the mainland beach. The island has a small and rather rocky beach which is a popular destination for sunbathers. After lunch Federica, Vera and I crossed the narrow path to the Island paying ...
Today I had a chill-out day, so Pina, Saro and I enjoyed an outing to Corso Umberto for a Peach Granita macchiato with Mandola. After breakfast we all went shopping.
I bought a pair of shorts, a new cap and some Eau de Toilette, 'Lemon Sorbet'. We also did some grocery shopping before returning home to join Zia Graziella who had made gnocchi and chicken schnitzels for lunch.
In the afternoon I took ...