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Get an overview of this hotel4-star romantic hotel near Massimo Bellini Theater



Located in the heart of Catania, this romantic hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Malavoglia Fountain, Massimo Bellini Theater, and Palazzo Biscari. Catania Cathedral and Elephant Fountain are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Hotel Features

Along with a restaurant, this hotel has a fitness center and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a coffee shop/café, a sauna, and a steam room are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 176 rooms offer free WiFi, sitting areas, and TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include minibars, room service, and premium bedding.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a sauna, Mercure Catania Excelsior features a steam room and a fitness center. Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 4-star property consist of a business center and meeting rooms. 7 meeting rooms are available. This business-friendly hotel also offers multilingual staff, concierge services, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby.

  • Concierge services 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Restaurant 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Business center 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Conference space 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Express check-out 
  • Express check-in 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge 
  • Total number of rooms - 176 
  • Sauna 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Year Built 1953 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 7 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Steam room 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Wired high-speed internet ( 15 EUR per day )

Room Amenities

  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Climate control 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bidet 
  • Television 
  • Desk 
  • In-room safe 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

Le Zagare - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a sauna, a steam room, and a fitness center.


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Pets allowed (no fees)


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • A tax is imposed by the city and is collected at the property in cash: EUR 1.5 per person, per night, up to a maximum of 3 nights. Guests exempted from the tax: Catania residents; exchange students; University students; children under 18 years of age; coach drivers and tour leaders for groups of at least 25 people (1 coach driver and 1 tour leader per group); disabled persons, patients, and their companions/helpers (max 2 per patient), subject to submission of proper documents to the property.
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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We should mention

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. Children 3 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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