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Offering a rooftop terrace and glass elevator with sea views, the Grand Hotel is next to the main harbor and a 5-minute walk from the Aretusa Fountain. It is the only hotel in Ortigia with a private parking and spa facilities.

Rooms at the Grand Hotel Ortigia are spacious, and offer free Wi-Fi access, a flat-screen TV, and air conditioning. Some have a spa bath.

The Terrazza sul Mare restaurant is on the top floor of the hotel, overlooking the sea and harbor. it serves a variety of fine wines and regional specialties.

This is our guests' favorite part of Syracuse, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Grand Hotel Ortigia has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Apr 23, 2010

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Syracuse, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.6

Breakfast Info

Continental, Italian, Vegetarian, Gluten-free, Buffet

Private parking available


Availability

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Room Type
Sleeps
 
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Closest beaches
  • Aretusa Beach

    7.6 Good beach
    1,700 feet from property
  • Cala Rossa Beach

    7.5 Good beach
    2,200 feet from property
  • Playa del Sol Taguali

    8.0 Very good beach
    1.4 miles from property
  • Spiaggia di Punta Carrozza

    8.1 Very good beach
    1.5 miles from property
  • Spiaggia del Minareto

    8.4 Very good beach
    1.6 miles from property
  • Spiaggia Massolivieri

    8.5 Very good beach
    1.8 miles from property
  • Spiaggia Punta del Pero

    7.8 Good beach
    1.8 miles from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
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  • Is it possible to pay at the property on arrival?
    yes
    Answered on November 27, 2019
  • How far is your hotel from Siracusa Train station? Is there is a steam train day trip to the baroque towns like Ragusa during week ending 30 Sept?
    Dear Sirs, in reply to your request we inform you that, from the train station to our hotel the walking distance is 10 minutes. We confirm the possibi..
    Answered on September 21, 2021
  • Hi. Is the private beach open on Sunday?
    Dear Madame the private beach is open every day. Best regards
    Answered on June 30, 2021
  • Do you offer day tours to Mt Etna? Either independently or working with a tour company
    there is the possibility of touring Etna, with a tour company
    Answered on October 5, 2022
  • Do you have on-site parking?
    yes , we have a parking
    Answered on July 16, 2022
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Hotel area info *
1 Restaurant On Site

    Terrazza sul Mare

    Food: Italian, Mediterranean, Local

    Open for: Breakfast, Dinner

Amenities of Grand Hotel Ortigia
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Bidet
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
Bedroom
  • Wardrobe or closet
Outdoors
  • Terrace
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Activities
  • Bicycle rental Additional charge
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Walking tours Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs EUR 15.0 per day.
  • Secure parking
  • Valet parking
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Business center Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Shuttle service Additional charge
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Airport shuttle Additional charge
  • Airport pickup Additional charge
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Bathroom emergency cord
  • Lowered sink
  • Raised toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Spa
  • Full-body massage
  • Hand massage
  • Head massage
  • Foot massage
  • Neck massage
  • Back massage
  • Body scrub
  • Body treatments
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Waxing services
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty services
  • Massage Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

Grand Hotel Ortigia takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 2:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 10:30 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 3 and above are considered adults at this property.

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

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Extra bed upon request
Free
Crib upon request
Free
3 - 6 years
Extra bed upon request
Free

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa CartaSi JCB Diners Club American Express ATM card Grand Hotel Ortigia accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that parking is subject to availability as spaces are limited.

Extra beds are subject to availability and need to be confirmed by the property if requested.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

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

Please inform Grand Hotel Ortigia of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

License number: 19089017A104873

FAQs about Grand Hotel Ortigia

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Grand Hotel Ortigia by:

    • Car 50min

  • Check-in at Grand Hotel Ortigia is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:30 AM.

  • The prices at Grand Hotel Ortigia may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Grand Hotel Ortigia offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Massage
    • Body scrub
    • Waxing services
    • Head massage
    • Beauty services
    • Neck massage
    • Pedicure
    • Full-body massage
    • Walking tours
    • Back massage
    • Manicure
    • Hand massage
    • Facial treatments
    • Foot massage
    • Body treatments
    • Happy hour
    • Bicycle rental

  • Grand Hotel Ortigia has 1 restaurant:

    • Terrazza sul Mare

  • Guests staying at Grand Hotel Ortigia can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Italian
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free
    • Buffet

  • Grand Hotel Ortigia is 1,000 feet from the center of Syracuse.

  • Room options at Grand Hotel Ortigia include:

    • Double
    • Triple
    • Single
    • Suite