Grand Hotel Ortigia - Syracuse

Viale Mazzini, 12, Syracuse, Italy, 96100  show map
 5 stars
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Grand Hotel Ortigia - Syracuse

Wi-Fi
Parking

EUR 12 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Dining room

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Aerobics

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Turkish bath

Solarium

Spa & wellness center

Overview

Offering 58 rooms with a wonderful view over the sea, Grand Hotel Ortigia boasts exceptional positioning in 25 minutes walking distance from Ear of Dionysius . This Liberty building was refurbished in 1995.

The property is about 25 minutes' walk of Greek Theatre. An amphitheater, a temple and a cathedral lie a short distance away.

The hotel is easy access to the sandy beach in Syracuse.

Grand Hotel Ortigia can be reached in 55 minutes by car from Fontanarossa airport.

Rooms

The property comprises of individual rooms, including duplex double room, queen suite and economy double room appointed with individual climate control, Wi-Fi, flat-screen TV, a safe and a work desk. A dishwasher and coffee/tea makers are also provided for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Every morning at the dining room guests may enjoy buffet breakfast. At the restaurant regional dishes are served. Guests can dine at Sicilia in Tavola and La Darsena DA Ianuzzo located within 5 minutes' walk away.

Services

The hotel offers currency exchange, a safe deposit box and an elevator and such services as airport transfer, shuttle service and laundry.

Relax

On-site treatments include Turkish steam bath, facials and massage. Guests can choose from windsurfing, scuba diving and canoeing available on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible at a location nearby at EUR 12 per day.

Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   58.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Private beach
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Wind surfing
  • Scuba diving
  • Canoeing
  • Boating
  • Banana boat
  • Water skiing
  • Motor board
  • Beach volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Bowling
  • Billiards/ Pool tables
  • Mini golf
  • Aerobics

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid beach shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Cafe
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Paid kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Beach access
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach towels
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bidet
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • In-room movies
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 12 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
All children
3 - 6 years
Extra bed FREE
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Viale Mazzini, 12, Syracuse, Italy, 96100

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City Center
  • Syracuse
    2700 ft
Airports
  • Fontanarossa (CTA)
    30.6 mi
  • Comiso (CIY)
    38.0 mi
Restaurants
  • La Terrazza sul Mare (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
  • Dioniso (cuisine: Italian)
    400 ft
Parks
  • Tecnoparco Archimede
    2000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    58

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Rooms and availability

Grand Hotel Ortigia photos Exterior Hotel information
Guest Room
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Advance Purchase Standard + Breakfast Flex

Duplex Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Duplex

Queen Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Heating
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Grand Hotel Ortigia photos Room
Standard Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

TRIPLE (WITHOUT COT). BED & BREAKFAST. Standard rate

Grand Hotel Ortigia photos Room
Junior Suite
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Heating
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Junior Suite|Junior Suite - Sea view

Economy Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Economy Double Room

Grand Hotel Ortigia Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Comune Di Siracusa1400 ft
  • Municipio1400 ft

Popular areas

  • City Center2300 ft

Places of interest

  • Ortygia1000 ft
  • Fonte Aretusa1000 ft
  • Apollon-Tempel2000 ft
  • Teatro Greco2300 ft
  • Santa Maria delle Colonne/Tempel der Athene2300 ft
  • Ohr des Dionysos2300 ft
  • Ospedale Rizza1.7 mi
  • Plemmirio Marine Park3.0 mi

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Syracuse Cathedral1400 ft
  • Porto Piccolo1700 ft

Museums

  • Archaeological Park of Neapolis1.0 mi

Local attractions

  • Paolo Orsi Archaeological Museum 5000 ft
    Viale Teocrito 66, Syracuse
  • Riserva Naturale Cavagrande del Cassibile1.2 mi
    Syracuse, SicilyItaly
  • Ear of Dionysius 1.3 mi
    Parco Archeologico della Neapolis, Syracuse
  • Papyrus Museum 5000 ft
    Viale Teocrito 66, Syracuse
  • Greek Theater1.2 mi
    Syracuse, SicilyItaly

Near the hotel

  • Ortygia1400 ft
    Syracuse, SicilyItaly
  • Fountain of Diana1100 ft
    Piazza Archimede, Syracuse
  • Tecnoparco Archimede2000 ft
    Via Giuseppe Agnello 26, Syracuse
  • Palazzo Bellomo2100 ft
    Via Capodieci and Via Roma, Syracuse
  • Arkimedeion1100 ft
    P.zza Archimede 11, Syracuse
  • Ipogeo di Piazza Duomo1400 ft
    Piazza Duomo, Noto
  • Museo dei pupi2000 ft
    Piazza San Giuseppe, Syracuse

Restaurants nearby

  • La Terrazza sul Mare100 ft

    Address: Viale Mazzini 12, 96100

    89% likes this, based on 17 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Sicilia in Tavola800 ft

    Address: via Cavour 28
    Phone: 3924610889

    80% likes this, based on 854 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean
    Price Range: USD 9 - USD 42

  • Cantina Giaraca'200 ft

    Address: Via dei Mille, 34
    Phone: +39 0931 464907

    63% likes this, based on 8 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Dioniso400 ft

    Address: Claudio Maria Arezzo, 29
    Phone: +39 093124679

    85% likes this, based on 399 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 22 - USD 62

  • Il Veliero200 ft

    Address: Via Savoia, 6
    Phone: 0931465887

    59% likes this, based on 95 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 28 - USD 60

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    58

Hotel Awards

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  • Marina di Melilli hotels - 8 km
  • Plemmirio hotels - 8 km
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Grand Hotel Ortigia Reviews

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

Average guest rating

7.8out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 104 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    6.2

    Location.Free internet in the lobby.

    Staff is frendly and helpfull but a bit less proffesional.

  • Couple
    4.6

    The hotel is not a 5 star. I would bearly rate it as a 4 star. The rooms and the hotel in general were very old, it gave the impression that it has been a good hotel in the 50 but not anymore.They didnt have internet in the room. The stuff at the reception didnt speak english very well. The only good point of this hotel is the location and the spa.

  • Family with children
    7.4

    The staff was very helpful and the breakfast was excellent.

    The room needs air conditioning and had a strange layout. In additon, the bathroom wasn't very well desgined. It was crowded and not very clean.

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    Excellent location. Lovely rooms and facilities along with excellent breakfast choice.

  • Family with children
    8.8

    lovely amd very convenient location. excellent staff of their restaurant

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    The location was excellent and the breakfast very good.

    I had a 2 story room and it was very inconvenient because since the closet was downstairs I constantly had to run up and down the stairs.

  • Group of friends
    7.0

    The hotel was lovely and the location great. The breakfast overlooking the sea was very special. The lobby was very nice.

    I think there was a great discrepancy between the attitude of the male and female receptionists. The female was on duty when we arrived. She showed us a duplex room which looked treacherous. We asked for and took a room on one floor. It was dark, small and near the service elevator. Perhaps, it was in response to two women travelling alone. The male receptionist was helpful and delightful. He made good suggestions for dinner and helped us with the internet. It was too late to change rooms because we were only there for 2 nights.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Excellent location and staff... very helpful and professional. Quality interiors and Junior suite was large and comfortable for the money.

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    It's located in a quiet area and especially so at night! Free parking across street in lighted exclusive lot. Comfortable beds, firm foam. Top floor location for breakfast with nice view. When there was a toilet flush problem we were given another room without any hesitation.

    Wi-Fi only in downstairs lounge. Tall-sided bath tube instead of walk-in shower. Inexcusably bad coffee for breakfast (This is Italy!!) The toilet stopped flushing so we had to move rooms.

  • Single
    6.2

    convenient to the town and harbour. a very pleasant situation

    I was most disappointed that the terrace was closed "due to an infestation of animals" as one member of staff explained to me. The boat transfer to a beach (as decribed on the website) was also not available. Its cessation in mid September was not mentioned on the site.

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    Good location on water, walking distance to almost everything to see

  • Family with children
    6.2

    the view as i had a sea view. otherwise the hotel is a bad need of refurbishment. The rooms are on 2 floors sounds nice but the A/C only cools downs and not the bed area which can go up to 30C. the bath tub was all chipped, WC leaked so the flushing is filling every couple of minutes. etc

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    Great Hotel ,with excellent location in Ortigia , breakfast was very good with a breathtaking view of the bay . Staff was very helpful .

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    Good location and helpful staff with spacious rooms. Excellent views from restaurant.

    Lighting in the bedrooms was too low to be able to read. Pleasant groundfloor bar was not manned.

  • Family with children
    9.2

    Lovely hotel and all round excellent. However, air conditioning not strong enough and unable to reduce temperature from room controls. Felt pricely, but that probably due to the weak Sterling rather than being a particularly expensive hotel!

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Viale Mazzini, 12, Syracuse, Italy, 96100

Get directions
City Center
  • Syracuse
    2700 ft
Airports
  • Fontanarossa (CTA)
    30.6 mi
  • Comiso (CIY)
    38.0 mi
Restaurants
  • La Terrazza sul Mare (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
  • Dioniso (cuisine: Italian)
    400 ft
Parks
  • Tecnoparco Archimede
    2000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    58

Hotel Awards

ItalianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSyracuseGrand Hotel Ortigia

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

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