Where to stay in Catania
We offer three different types of accomodation. All the accommodation has been chosen directly by our staff. We want all our students to have a relaxing and comfortable stay in beautiful Catania. Please specify any requirements when organising accommodation: allergy to animals, distance from school, the type of structure you prefer eg. Based on this information we will recommend the appropriate housing and price list.
Three family accommodations
Collaborano con noi 3 host family:
Our three host families have been personally chosen by us. The apartments are located in the centre of Catania just a few minutes from the school by foot. They are in safe areas in which you can find supermarkets nearby.
Gerardina, Giulia and Debora will make you feel at home. You will have the opportunity to use the kitchen and the common areas at any time, and chat with them and their families as often as you wish, they will always be available if you need help.
Welcoming and well positioned, as Globetrotter is located in the historic centre. You have the opportunity to stroll and get lost in the streets of the city, discovering authentic flavours and colours.
Historic partner of Federico II, the Globetrotter B & B is 5 minutes away from our headquarters. The owner Daniele will be able to help you and give you all the necessary information you need to discover Catania, it’s cultural and culinary excellence. The rooms are spacious and well furnished. Ideal for solo travellers or for students who come to Catania with their family.
Bed, Book & Breakfast Landolina
Bed, Book & Breakfast Landolina is a late nineteenth-century apartment located in the heart of the historic centre of Catania. Furnished fun and creatively with attention to detail and design. They offer three rooms where you can enjoy authentic Sicilian hospitality. The BBB offers a selection of books that you can browse through and a real reading room where you can chat with Pirandello, sip a coffee with Verga and talk with Vittorini.
B&B i “Vespri”
A few minutes from the cathedral with welcoming staff. This very central location is close to all the main attractions of our city. It is a Bed and Breakfast with a cozy and welcoming atmosphere. The rooms are tastefully furnished and equipped with a bathroom, TV, air conditioning and wi-fi. You will also find a small space along the main corridor where you can prepare tea or English coffee. The kitchen in always available if you wish to prepare food.
Hostel of the Elephants
Enjoy the rare experience of staying in a unique hostel based right in the heart of Catania. Immerse yourself in the history, art and culture of our beautiful town and enjoy a sensory journey while savouring our typical cuisine! The strategic location will allow you to visit the entire historic centre by foot, with its historical markets and attractions. The hostel staff will also help you reach all destinations outside the city with ease. All transport can be easily reached from this central location. The hostel is located next to a late 1600’s palace, one of the oldest in the city and is surrounded by pubs and clubs where the “movida” Catanese takes place.
Baroque architecture will fill your eyes with beauty, while arancini and cannoli delight your palate.