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This property is 1 minute walk from the beach. Aretusa Vacanze is located in a completely renovated 17th-century building at the centre of Syracuse's Ortygia Island. It offers self-catering rooms.

At Aretusa Vacanze B&B all rooms are spacious and offer a kitchenette, free Wi-Fi, and an LCD satellite TV.

Aretusa Vacanze is close to the Arethusa Fountain and Piazza Duomo, one of the main squares. The sea is a 5-minute walk away. A sweet and savoury buffet breakfast is served daily.

Breakfast and aperitifs are served on the roof terrace, with views of the Bay of Syracuse.

This is our guests' favourite part of Siracusa, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

Aretusa Vacanze B&B has been welcoming guests since 26 May 2004.

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Siracusa, this property has an excellent location score of 9.8

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info

Gluten-free, Buffet


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Sleeps Accommodation Type Price
Max adults: 2
Double Room
  • 1 large double bed
  • 2 single beds
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Max adults: 3
Triple Room
  • 3 single beds
  • 1 single bed and
  • 1 large double bed
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Max adults: 2. Max children: 2
Quadruple Room
  • 2 single beds and
  • 1 large double bed
  • 2 large double beds
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Max adults: 2
Studio Apartment - Split Level (Ground Floor)
  • 2 single beds
  • 1 large double bed
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 1
Studio Apartment - Ground Floor (3 Adults)
  • 1 single bed and
  • 1 large double bed
  • 3 single beds
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Max adults: 2. Max children: 2
Two-Bedroom Apartment - Split Level (Ground Floor)
  • Bedroom 1: 1 large double bed
  • Bedroom 2: 1 large double bed
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4 reasons to choose Aretusa Vacanze B&B

  • Prices you can't beat!
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  • The staff speak English
Closest beaches
  • Cala Rossa Beach

    Cala Rossa Beach

    7.5 Good beach
    100 yards from property
  • Aretusa Beach

    Aretusa Beach

    7.6 Good beach
    200 yards from property
  • Spiaggia di Punta Carrozza

    Spiaggia di Punta Carrozza

    8.4 Very good beach
    1.1 miles from property
  • Spiaggia del Minareto

    Spiaggia del Minareto

    8.7 Fabulous beach
    1.2 miles from property
  • Playa del Sol Taguali

    Playa del Sol Taguali

    8.1 Very good beach
    1.3 miles from property
  • Spiaggia Massolivieri

    Spiaggia Massolivieri

    8.4 Very good beach
    1.4 miles from property
  • Spiaggia Punta del Pero

    Spiaggia Punta del Pero

    7.8 Good beach
    1.4 miles from property
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Property surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
Excellent location - show map
Located in the historic old town

Age-old ruins, an amphitheatre and ornate chapels are some of the sights to behold in Siracusa’s impressive old town. A market and trattorias serve up the city’s famous fish delicacies.

What's nearby
  • Fonte Aretusa
    0.1 miles
  • Ipogeo Di Piazza Duomo
    0.1 miles
  • Syracuse Cathedral
    0.2 miles
  • Castello Maniace
    0.2 miles
  • Teatro dei Pupi
    0.3 miles
  • Fontana di Diana
    0.3 miles
  • Tempio di Apollo
    0.5 miles
  • Porto Piccolo
    0.9 miles
  • Archaeological Park of Neapolis
    1.5 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Osteria Monti Iblei - da Mariano
    0 miles
  • Cafe/bar Vecchio Pub 1979
    0 miles
  • Cafe/bar Caffè Ortigia
    0 miles
  • Cafe/bar Mokrito Fast Casual Food
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant Al Mazarì - Ristorante
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant Taverna Sveva
    0.1 miles
Top attractions
  • Ospedale Rizza
    2.2 miles
  • Plemmirio Marine Park
    2.2 miles
  • Arenella
    4.2 miles
  • Castello Eurialo
    4.8 miles
  • Ognina
    5.8 miles
Natural beauty
  • Sea/ocean Mar Jonio
    0 miles
  • River Fiume Ciane - Riserva naturale
    2.5 miles
  • River Fiume Anapo
    2.5 miles
Beaches in the neighbourhood
  • Cala Rossa Beach
    100 yards
  • Aretusa Beach
    200 yards
  • Spiaggia di Punta Carrozza
    1.1 miles
  • Spiaggia del Minareto
    1.2 miles
  • Playa del Sol Taguali
    1.3 miles
Public transport
  • Train Siracusa Railway Station
    1.1 miles
Closest airports
  • Catania Fontanarossa Airport
    31.5 miles
  • Comiso Airport
    38.1 miles
How to get to Aretusa Vacanze B&B from Catania Fontanarossa Airport
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Facilities of Aretusa Vacanze B&B
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Terrace
  • Dining table
  • Cleaning products
  • Stovetop
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenette
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Minibar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and charges may be applicable.
  • Airport drop off Additional charge
  • Airport pick up Additional charge
  • Strollers
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Lockers
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Luggage storage
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Babysitting/child services Additional charge
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Safety deposit box
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Mosquito net
  • Heating
  • Soundproofing
  • Private entrance
  • Laptop safe
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
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Sustainable initiatives
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House rules Aretusa Vacanze B&B takes special requests - add in the next step!


14:00 - 20:00


Until 11:00 hours


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Cot upon request
3+ years
Extra bed upon request
€ 20 per person, per night

Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the room you choose. Please check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

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Smoking is not allowed.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Please inform Aretusa Vacanze B&B in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

Parking is subject to availability due to limited spaces.

FAQs about Aretusa Vacanze B&B

  • Aretusa Vacanze B&B is 550 yards from the centre of Siracusa.

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Aretusa Vacanze B&B (subject to availability):

    • Parking

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Aretusa Vacanze B&B by:

    • Taxi 1h

  • Guests staying at Aretusa Vacanze B&B can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.4).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Gluten-free
    • Buffet

  • Check-in at Aretusa Vacanze B&B is from 14:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Aretusa Vacanze B&B offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Room options at Aretusa Vacanze B&B include:

      • Double
      • Triple
      • Quadruple
      • Studio
      • Apartment

    • The nearest beach is just 100 yards from Aretusa Vacanze B&B.

    • The prices at Aretusa Vacanze B&B may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.