Mountain view
Free WiFi
Air conditioning
24-hour front desk
Non-smoking rooms
Safety deposit box
Luggage storage

The Mercure Catania Excelsior is set in the heart of Catania. It combines classic architecture with modern facilities, including free WiFi throughout and a fitness centre. Villa Bellini Park is 10 minutes' walk away.

Most of the elegant guest rooms feature a panoramic balcony with views of Mount Etna or Piazza Giovanni verga square.

After a day sightseeing, guests can relax in the fitness centre's hydromassage showers.

A sweet and savoury breakfast is available daily. Overlooking the garden, the restaurant serves traditional Sicilian cuisine accompanied by a selection of local wines.

Catania Cathedral is 1 miles from the property, while Catania Centrale Train Station is a 10-minute drive away.

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

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.5 for a two-person trip.

Mercure Catania Excelsior has been welcoming guests since 8 Jun 2009.
Hotel chain/brand: Mercure

Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Catania, this hotel has an excellent location score of 8.5

Breakfast info

Continental, Italian

Private parking at the hotel

Loyal customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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Room type
1 large double bed
2 single beds
2 single beds
1 large double bed
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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable programme, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Is it easy to get to the airport from here? We have an early flight on the 1st of January.
    Dear guest, of course it will be easy to get to the airport. Consider less than half an hour. Regards
    Answered on 19 December 2019
  • do you provide free parking for residents pls ?
    dear guest, our parking have a cost of € 15,00 each day. In front of the hotel you can find free parking if available best regards
    Answered on 14 October 2020
  • Hello. Do you have parking since we are coming with our car from Malta. 2- we have a 2 yr old, would you have another bed or cot Regards, Isabelle :)
    Dear Isabelle, I confirm we have a garage, parking has € 15,00 supplement per day and it has to be reserved. Waiting to welcome you, regards Simona
    Answered on 25 May 2022
  • i am going to book a room for 2 adults and a child would we have a single bed for the kid pls and what is the difference in price pls.
    Dear Guest, you can have a look on the offer just putting the exact number of guests and child age. Best regards, Simona
    Answered on 13 July 2022
  • Hello, our plane lands at 00, is it possible to check in at 00:30-1? We would like to book at your place
    good morning is possible check in 24h
    Answered on 26 July 2022
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Hotel surroundings *
1 restaurant on site

    Le Zagare

    Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, European

Facilities of Mercure Catania Excelsior
  • Toilet paper
  • Bidet
  • Bath or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Extra long beds (> 2 metres)
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
  • Pay-per-view channels
Food & Drink
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is possible on site (reservation is needed) and costs € 15 per day.
  • Parking garage
Reception services
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Babysitting/child services
    Additional charge
Cleaning services
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Business centre
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
Safety & security
  • Safety deposit box
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Soundproofing
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Fitness centre
Languages spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Italian

House rules

Mercure Catania Excelsior takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 14:00 hours


Until 12:00 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.

Children aged 13 years and above are considered adults at this property.

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

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.


When booking more than 7 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa CartaSi American Express Mercure Catania Excelsior accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that guests must ask at the front desk for a voucher for free WiFi in public areas.

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

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

FAQs about Mercure Catania Excelsior

  • Guests staying at Mercure Catania Excelsior can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 6.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Italian

  • Mercure Catania Excelsior is 0.9 miles from the centre of Catania.

  • Check-in at Mercure Catania Excelsior is from 14:00, and check-out is until 12:00.

  • Mercure Catania Excelsior has 1 restaurant:

    • Le Zagare

  • Mercure Catania Excelsior offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness centre

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

  • Room options at Mercure Catania Excelsior include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Double
    • Suite
    • Twin

  • Yes, Mercure Catania Excelsior is popular with guests booking family stays.