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Seasonal outdoor pool
Seasonal outdoor pool
Individually decorated, individually furnished, desk, free WiFi
In-room dining

Guest reviews

4.4/5 Excellent
200 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry


Explore the area

Popular LocationCatania Beach14 min walk
AirportCatania (CTA-Fontanarossa)8 min drive
Popular LocationUrsino Castle14 min drive
Popular LocationCatania Harbour27 min drive

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    Room amenities

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    Room amenities

    • 237 sq ft
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About this area


Castello D'Urso Somma B&B is located near the beach and in an area with good airport proximity. Via Etnea and Catania Cathedral are notable landmarks, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Catania Port and Catania Harbour. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at PalaCatania or Angelo Massimino Stadium.

Visit our Catania travel guide
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Catania Beach - 14 min walk
  • Catania Port - 11 min drive
  • Catania Fish Market - 14 min drive
  • Ursino Castle - 14 min drive
  • Catania Harbour - 27 min drive

Getting around

  • Catania Bicocca Station - 7 min drive
  • Porto Station - 10 min drive
  • Catania (CTA-Fontanarossa) - 8 min drive


  • Caffè break - 17 min walk
  • Caffè Parisi - 5 min drive
  • IKEA Ristorante - 6 min drive
  • Wood cafe - 7 min drive
  • Caffè Bellini - 7 min drive

About this property

Castello D'Urso Somma B&B

Mediterranean Catania bed & breakfast in Contrada Pantano d'Arci, near Catania Beach
Along with a seasonal outdoor pool, this smoke-free bed & breakfast has dry cleaning and laundry facilities. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, express check-out, tour/ticket assistance and a garden are on-site. All 5 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and patios. For a bit of entertainment, LCD TVs come with digital channels, and guests will also find coffee/tea makers and showers.
Castello D'Urso Somma B&B offers 5 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to patios. This individually decorated and furnished accommodation includes desks. 32-inch LCD televisions come with digital channels.

Bathrooms include a shower. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hairdryers can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the bed & breakfast include a seasonal outdoor pool.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • 24-hour pick-up airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Local area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Return train station shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily

Things to do

  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Seasonal outdoor pool


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Italian


  • Garden


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Climate control (heating)
  • Linens


  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Shower
  • Towels


  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Digital channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

Outdoor space

  • Patio


  • Desk
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished



Check-in between 3 PM and 6:30 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 2:30 PM - 7:30 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to make arrangements

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children 10 and younger are not allowed at this property; all guests older than 10 are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are available for EUR 10 per night

Payment types at the property


Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city and is collected at the property in cash: EUR 2.00 per person, per night, up to a maximum of 3 nights. Guests exempted from the tax include: 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), and 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.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 25 per vehicle
  • Late check-in fee: EUR 20.00 for check-in between 7:30 PM and 12:30 AM
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: EUR 10 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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.
    This property only accepts credit cards and cash for all on-site payments. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

We should mention

All guests, including children, must be present at check-in and show their government-issued photo ID card or passport
Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2999.99, due to national regulations; for further details, please contact the property using the information in the booking confirmation
This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including stag and hen parties
This property offers transfers from the airport and train station (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The seasonal pool will be open from June to September
Children 10 years old and younger are not permitted at this property

Property is also known as

Castello D'Urso Somma B&B Catania
Castello D'Urso Somma B&B
Castello D'Urso Somma Catania
Castello D'Urso Somma
Castello D'Urso Somma B&B Catania, Sicily
Castello D'Urso Somma B&B Catania
Castello D'Urso Somma B&B Bed & breakfast
Castello D'Urso Somma B&B Bed & breakfast Catania

Frequently asked questions

Does this bed & breakfast have a pool?
Yes, this property has a seasonal outdoor pool.
Is this bed & breakfast pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Castello D'Urso Somma B&B?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this bed & breakfast?
Check-in is from 3 PM to 6:30 PM. Late check-in is available from 7:30 PM to 12:30 AM for a fee of EUR 20.00.
What time is check-out at this bed & breakfast?
Checkout is at 11 AM. Late checkout is available for a fee (subject to availability).
Does this property provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's a shuttle from the airport to the hotel. A fee of EUR 25 per vehicle applies.
Where is Castello D'Urso Somma B&B located?
Located in Contrada Pantano d'Arci, this bed & breakfast is within a 15-minute walk of Mediterranean Sea and Catania Beach. Spiaggia della Plaia is 0.7 mi (1.2 km) away.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Castello D'Urso Somma B&B

5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Not bad accommodation right next to interesting castle and in castle grounds with enormous swimming pool. Conveniently close to airport.

Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities


Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Great place to stay. Clean, nice garden and swimming pool. Great host and staff, great food. It is hard to give enough credit.

Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

We had an enjoyable stay.. I can honestly say the bed was the most comfortable I've slept on. The B & B was great for an overnight stay. It's very quaint and charming. The hosts were very friendly and welcoming.

Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2019