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Hotel Description

4-star romantic hotel near Catania Beach

City center retreat

A stay at this Borgo-Sanzio hotel places you within half a mile (1 km) of Via Etnea and 2 miles (3 km) of Catania Cathedral. Catania Port and Catania Harbour are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Business services

This hotel features a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center and free WiFi in public areas. Self parking, a coffee shop, and express check-in are also offered.

Free WiFi, balconies

The 176 guestrooms feature free WiFi, TVs with satellite channels, and thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers. Balconies, minibars, and room service are also available.

Standard Twin Room, Multiple Beds, View

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
$103* Per night/room Aug 12 - Aug 13

Grand Suite, 1 Double Bed, Balcony

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Superior Double Room, 1 Double Bed, Balcony, View

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Superior Twin Room, 2 Twin Beds, Balcony, View

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Twin Room, Multiple Beds, Balcony

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

About the Mercure Catania Excelsior

Location Piazza Giovanni Verga 39, Catania, CT 95129

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. You'll find a business center on site. Public spaces have free WiFi. A fitness center, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the business-friendly Mercure Catania Excelsior. For a fee, parking is available. This 4-star Catania hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 176 guestrooms or units
  • Built in 1953
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Business facilities
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Fontanarossa Airport (CTA) (8.5 km / 5.3 mi)
  • Train station: Catania Central Station (1.5 km / 0.9 mi)
  • Metro station: Italia Station (0.6 km / 0.3 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Mercure Catania Excelsior offers 176 accommodations with minibars and safes. Rooms open to balconies. Beds feature premium bedding. Televisions come with satellite channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, bathrobes, slippers, and bidets. This Catania hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and complimentary toiletries. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Private balcony
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Satellite channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Bidet
  • Telephone
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily.

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

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness center.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 11:30 AM

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 12:30 PM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 30.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets: EUR 25 per pet, per day
  • Only dogs and cats are allowed

Policies

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

Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed

Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer

Contactless check-out is available

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings

The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Bureau Veritas (Accor Hotels) guidelines

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Contactless check-out is available.Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Bureau Veritas (Accor Hotels) guidelines.

  • Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Security system
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Gloves are available to guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines Bureau Veritas (Accor Hotels)
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Service animals not allowed
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service
  • Gap period enforced between guest stays 48 hours

Fees

Guests will 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 2.50 per person, per night, up to a maximum of 4 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've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 10 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: EUR 15 per day
  • Pet fee: EUR 25 per pet, per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 30.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Excelsior Grand Catania
  • Excelsior Grand Hotel
  • Excelsior Grand Hotel Catania
  • Mercure Catania Excelsior Hotel
  • Mercure Excelsior Hotel
  • Mercure Catania Excelsior
  • Mercure Excelsior
  • Mercure Catania Excelsior Sicily
  • Mercure Catania Excelsior Hotel
  • Mercure Catania Excelsior Catania
  • Mercure Catania Excelsior Hotel Catania

You should know

  • All guests (including children) need to be present at check-in to show their government-issued photo ID or passport.
  • Onsite cash transactions can't exceed EUR 1999.99, due to national regulations. For more details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.