Grand Hotel Baia Verde - Catania

Via A. Musco 8/10 - Cannizzaro, Acicastello, Catania, Italy, 95020  show map
 4 stars
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Grand Hotel Baia Verde - Catania

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Coffee/ Tea in lobby

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Dining room

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Steam bath

Reflex massage

Turkish bath

Solarium

Spa & wellness center

Overview

Situated near a museum, a church and a castle the 4-star Grand Hotel Baia Verde boasts classic rooms overlooking the sea. Built in 1973, the traditional hotel was renovated in 2012.

The hotel is located in a downtown area of Catania, close to Faro Sant'Anna, Lungomare di Ognina and Museo del Cinema. The venue is set within 6 km from Catania city center.

Grand Hotel Baia Verde lies near gardens and pine trees as well as a rocky beach.

Fontanarossa airport can be reached in 15 minutes by car from Grand Hotel Baia Verde.

Rooms

The property offers 147 guestrooms appointed with TV with satellite channels, individual climate control, a closet, central heating and an in-room safe. Some rooms come with a view of the Ionian Sea. Guestrooms are outfitted with a standard interior.

Eat & Drink

In the morning a buffet breakfast is served at the dining area. The restaurant menu features international dishes. Guests are invited to the American bar to unwind with a drink. L'esagono and Gola are located within 350 meters away.

Services

The facilities as a baggage storage, free private parking and a beauty salon are offered for guests.

Relax

Guests can benefit from a spa center, a Jacuzzi and a sauna together with Turkish steam bath, hydromassage and reflex massage. The property provides a gym and a fitness room along with scuba diving and surfing.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of rooms:   147.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Private beach
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Scuba diving

Services

  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Cafe
  • Dinner
  • Coffee/ Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Microphone

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Beach chairs
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Animation team
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam bath
  • Solarium
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Bidet
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Slippers
  • Towels

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of EUR 25 per person per night in an extra bed. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Via A. Musco 8/10 - Cannizzaro, Acicastello, Catania, Italy, 95020

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City Center
  • Catania
    3.6 mi
Airports
  • Fontanarossa (CTA)
    6.3 mi
  • Comiso (CIY)
    47.4 mi
Train Stations
  • Stazione Catania Centrale
    2.9 mi
  • Stazione Catania Porto Acquicella
    2.9 mi
Underground stations
  • Ferrovia Circumetnea
    2.9 mi
  • Borgo Metro Station
    3.0 mi
Beaches
  • Lungomare di Ognina
    1.3 mi
  • Faro Sant'Anna
    1.4 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    147

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Rooms and availability

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Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or Double bed or Twin beds or 2 Single beds
Size: 465 sq. feet
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    Triple Room
    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons or 1 Queen-size bed and 1 Sofa bed
    Size: 240 sq. feet
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      Suite
      Size: 435 sq. feet
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        Junior Suite
        Size: 500 sq. feet
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          Family Room
          Bed type: 1 Queen-size bed and 1 Sofa bed or Double bed
          Size: 465 sq. feet
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            Superior Double Room
            Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds
            Size: 240 sq. feet
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              Deluxe Double Room
              Bed type: Double bed
              Size: 250 sq. feet
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                How to reach hotel

                hotel Grand Hotel Baia Verde - Catania Catania location
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                Hotel Address:

                Via A. Musco 8/10 - Cannizzaro, Acicastello, Catania, Italy, 95020

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Catania
                  3.6 mi
                Airports
                • Fontanarossa (CTA)
                  6.3 mi
                • Comiso (CIY)
                  47.4 mi
                Train Stations
                • Stazione Catania Centrale
                  2.9 mi
                • Stazione Catania Porto Acquicella
                  2.9 mi
                Underground stations
                • Ferrovia Circumetnea
                  2.9 mi
                • Borgo Metro Station
                  3.0 mi
                Beaches
                • Lungomare di Ognina
                  1.3 mi
                • Faro Sant'Anna
                  1.4 mi
                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  12 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  12 pm
                • Year renovated:
                  2012
                • Number of rooms:
                  147

                Hotel Awards

                ItalianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCataniaGrand Hotel Baia Verde

                According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                Best Design Hotels in Italy

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                What's nearby

                Places of interest

                • Fontana dei Malavoglia - 2.8 mi

                Train stations

                • Stazione Catania Centrale - 2.8 mi
                • Stazione Catania Porto Acquicella - 2.8 mi

                Convention centers

                • Le Ciminiere Fairs and Convention Center - 2.7 mi
                • Istituto musicale Bellini - 3.0 mi

                Monuments and Landmarks

                • Ciminiere Centro fieristico - 2.5 mi

                Underground stations

                • Ferrovia Circumetnea - 2.8 mi
                • Borgo Metro Station - 2.9 mi

                Local attractions

                • Orto Botanico - 1.2 mi
                  via A.Longo 19, Catania
                • Faro Sant'Anna - 1.4 mi
                  via nissoria 41, Acireale
                • Il Faro diving center - 2.3 mi
                  Via Ragogna 114, Acireale
                • Lungomare di Ognina - 1.3 mi
                  Viale Alagona Artale, 38, Catania
                • San Giovanni Li Cuti - 1.9 mi
                  Via San Giovanni Li Cuti, Catania
                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  12 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  12 pm
                • Year renovated:
                  2012
                • Number of rooms:
                  147

                Hotel Awards

                ItalianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCataniaGrand Hotel Baia Verde

                According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                Best Design Hotels in Italy

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                Grand Hotel Baia Verde Reviews

                Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Grand Hotel Baia Verde

                Average guest rating

                7.8out of 10
                Fabulous
                Based on 570 reviews

                Guest reviews

                • Couple
                  6.2

                  The pool, the view from the terrace and the noon menues at the restaurant

                  The furniture was partialy degraded, and the walls and balcony were dirty

                • Family with children
                  10.0

                  A 15 min de la ville, merveilleux endroit pour apprécier la mer et la piscine + le spa. belles infrastructures discrètes et élégantes. Excellent rapport qualité/prix.

                • Couple
                  6.6

                  The owners make the best use of the location. Breakfast on the veranda watching the sun rise over the Mediterranean is truly breathtaking.

                  The reception staff weren't overly friendly. It could be a cultural thing.

                • Couple
                  7.8

                  great views , get a sea-view room. ncie facilities and breakfast, overall a great stay

                  we ate at the restaurant once and the food was not overly exciting whilst a bit pricey. with a wealth of great restaurants nearby, dine out

                • Couple
                  9.2

                  The breakfast room has a splendid sea view. Staff at reception was very friendly, helpful and flexible.

                • Couple
                  5.8

                  The room was very clean and comfortable and the view from the hotel was excellent. The pool was great. A restaurant (Umberto Baffo) about 100m north of the hotel was very friendly, had good food and reasonable prices. While the location is very scenic, there is not much to do in the area of the hotel so renting a car is a good idea.

                  The service was generally unfriendly. We felt like we were inconveniencing the staff anytime we asked for any help (for example, I got a very dirty look from the bartender when I asked for ice which I needed to ice a sore foot). We wanted to check that our flight was still on schedule the night before our departure so we asked for internet connectivity. Minimum was one hour we were told. It turns out that this much time was actually almost necessary as it took about two minutes for each webpage to load. Breakfast was reasonable but if you're staying a few days, the unchanged menu does get a bit tired. Overall, we just felt that this hotel was wasting a great, seaside location by not adding a fun and friendly atmosphere for its guests.

                • Family with children
                  7.8

                  Nice hotel, to the beach, swimming in between the rocks, also swimming pool. Beautiful rooms, palms. Many rooms. At first there was a problem with our reservation but they found a good and fast solution. Polite and professional personnel.

                • Group of friends
                  7.4

                  It has a nice location, and the view is nice.

                  The sea can not be seen from most of the rooms. The breakfast is quite poor.

                • Group of friends
                  9.2

                  The best sicilian food in the Hotel restaurant. The staff was very very friendly, kind and considerate.

                  Lot of staff can't speak english language. Except restaurant and receptions. But unfortunatelly in the pool bar, the staff can't sepak english therefore so many times it occurred to us that is not served at the pool bar. Was when we gave up after waiting 15 minutes.

                • Single
                  6.2

                  The area and reception service were fine, view nice. Room spacy and clean.

                  The food service chaos - too little stuff or they dont know that insalata usually is served before or at least with the meal. I wouldnt eat there, but also theres no alternatives nearby. Food itself was fine.

                • Group of friends
                  9.2

                  The hotel has a beautiful location, amazing view and a very nice beach. Really worth the price.

                  Little bit far from the city center.

                • Couple
                  7.4

                  Well situated hotel, little bit far away from the down town. The bus and the timetable two different thing.

                  The staff and the breakfast was terrible. They were rude and can not speak English and they can not smile and can not helpfull.

                • Older travelers
                  5.0

                  Room ok but that's about it.

                  Not many guests so the lounge bar didn't open and the only place for a predinner apertif was the breezy poolside bar. Dinner was limited; 'the chef recommends' gave just a choice of two dishes for each course and we were told that was it! Quality and quantity was fine though. Breakfast was a disaster - raw scrambled egg, half-grilled bacon, a toaster that eventually dried out the bread, a boiler/steamer for whole eggs didn't work. We checked out a day early.

                • Older travelers
                  7.8

                  Breakfast was good, location excellent. .

                  Regret food in restaurant was not up to standards and very expensive. The bar inside was not open in the evening. The pre dinner cocktails were rather expensive too.

                • Single
                  9.2

                  lovely hotel on the outskirts of catania, about 15 minutes in a taxi from catania airport. hotel room lovely and clean. pool area is fantastic.large 20 metre pool with plenty of room for sunbeds and a lovely view of the ocean. . staff were fluent in english and were very friendly and helpful. i only stayed one night but i enjoyed my stay here. would highly recommend and it was very cheap to stay here.

                How to reach hotel

                hotel Grand Hotel Baia Verde - Catania Catania location
                Show big map »

                Hotel Address:

                Via A. Musco 8/10 - Cannizzaro, Acicastello, Catania, Italy, 95020

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Catania
                  3.6 mi
                Airports
                • Fontanarossa (CTA)
                  6.3 mi
                • Comiso (CIY)
                  47.4 mi
                Train Stations
                • Stazione Catania Centrale
                  2.9 mi
                • Stazione Catania Porto Acquicella
                  2.9 mi
                Underground stations
                • Ferrovia Circumetnea
                  2.9 mi
                • Borgo Metro Station
                  3.0 mi
                Beaches
                • Lungomare di Ognina
                  1.3 mi
                • Faro Sant'Anna
                  1.4 mi
                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  12 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  12 pm
                • Year renovated:
                  2012
                • Number of rooms:
                  147

                Hotel Awards

                ItalianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCataniaGrand Hotel Baia Verde

                According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                Best Design Hotels in Italy

                Use Badge