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Picone Bed & Breakfast

Star Rating
3 out of 5



4.3 / 5Very Good
25 reviews


  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available


What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Via Etnea
    4 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Metropolitan Theater
    6 min walk
  • Restaurant
    1 min walk
  • Restaurant
    Gnam Gnam
    1 min walk
  • Airport
    Catania (CTA-Fontanarossa)
    9 min drive

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020 3564 4853

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    About this area


    Located in Catania, Picone Bed & Breakfast is in the city centre and by the sea. Massimo Bellini Theater and Greek-Roman Theatre are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include Catania Cathedral and Elephant Fountain. Check out an event or a game at Angelo Massimino Stadium, and consider making time for Etnaland, a top attraction not to be missed.

    What's nearby

    • Popular Location
      Via Etnea - 4 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Metropolitan Theater - 6 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Roman Amphitheater - 8 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Piazza Stesicoro - 8 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Manganelli Palace - 9 min walk

    Getting around

    • Italia Station - 14 min walk
    • Catania Central Station - 17 min walk
    • Catania (CTA-Fontanarossa) - 9 min drive


    • Poldo — 1 min walk
    • Gnam Gnam — 1 min walk
    • The Four Seas — 2 min walk
    • Bar Coffee & Games — 3 min walk
    • Le Due Mamme — 4 min walk

    About this property

    Picone Bed & Breakfast

    Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free bed & breakfast has a microwave in a common area and a fridge in a common area. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, self parking, dry cleaning and tour/ticket assistance are on-site. All 4 rooms have 4 bedrooms and feature free WiFi. Guests can appreciate conveniences such as sitting areas and fridges, and other amenities include balconies and TVs.

    Property amenities


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

    Parking and public transport

    • Self parking: EUR 10 per night
    • Extended parking: EUR 10 per night

    Food and drink

    • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 8:00 AM–10:30 AM
    • 1 restaurant

    Family friendly

    • Dry-cleaning service
    • Free cots/infant beds
    • Microwave
    • Fridge
    • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


    • No lifts

    Guest services

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

    Languages spoken

    • English
    • French
    • Italian
    • Spanish


    • Shared microwave
    • Shared fridge
    • Smoke-free property

    Room amenities


    • Air conditioning
    • Down comforter
    • Free cots/infant beds
    • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


    • Bidet
    • Free toiletries
    • Hairdryer
    • Shower


    • TV

    Food and drink

    • Free bottled water
    • Microwave
    • Fridge

    Outdoor space

    • Balcony


    • Desk
    • Iron/ironing board (on request)
    • Separate sitting area

    Nearby things to do


    • Bike hire

    Very Good

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

    4/5 Good

    my Catania 2nd Visit just as good as first

    Picone b and b was very pleasant stay. The host Michele was friendly and his cleaner. Got bearings quickly about location which was superb fantastically close to daily market. Bellini park and Via Etnea down to elephant and all sites fishmarket bus station to dline play as. Old plumbing I got used to noises from bathroom but Catania is old so i understand. So altogether good b and b very convenient for Alibus park Bellini stop and all Catania sights. GREAT choice of breakfast in or ticket for cafe up street. Very happy to recommend and communication and help good with google translates help. Would recommend. Only down side was 2 channels on tele not necessary for holiday tho. Cleaned daily and fridge to keep items cold was good. Rate 4.6/5 and great for price :-)

    Stayed 4 nights in May 2018

    4/5 Good

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    Stayed 1 night in May 2018

    4/5 Good

    Quaint, generous intro to Sicily.....

    This old but well kept property was like a much needed refuge after a very long travel day into a chaotic city we'd never traveled to. We rented a car at the airport and so arrived onto the hectic streets not really knowing what hit us. We passed the hotel a couple of times because was difficult to locate; we parked nearby and one of us had to find it on foot. I rang bell to large door with big sign and Michele was there to greet me. He jumped into the car with us and directed us to near by parking garage where we could leave the car. He spoke very little English and we spoke little Italian but we managed to communicate the necessities! He carried my bag all the way back to the hotel and showed us to our room. We had two balconies overlooking a bustling street. Room had everything we needed even if it was quite old. The bathroom here is Eco-friendly and so you have to put waste paper in bin NOT in the toilet. We've had to do that in other countries before so were used to it. Michele let us store our bags in his spare storage room the entire next day because we were hiking Mount Etna-he was SO very kind and really made our first experience in Sicily a great one.

    Stayed 1 night in Oct 2017

    4/5 Good

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    Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2017

    4/5 Good

    Good small b&b

    Michel who runs the place very helpful and accommodating. Excellent location. Clean room. Breakfast a little limited but I don't think Sicilians eat large breakfasts. Also, throwing toilet paper in a basket and not down the toilet (see other reviews) a little strange but not uncommon in Sicily In general. I'd highly recommend Picone

    Stayed 3 nights in Jun 2017

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