Ostello del Plebiscito Catania
We are in the historic center of the city of Catania, immersed in the
picturesque way Plebiscito, street full of craft, food and notes
trattorie open until late evening.
The hostel is located in a courtyard built in the late 800's and up to
the 70s when a soap and a carpenter. Today, totally renovated in a
modern way, the structure is able to welcome visitors of all ages,
providing the utmost welcome and hospitality.
The Hostal del Plebiscito is a strategic point for a fascinating journey
to discover the many faces of this wonderful city. Starting from the
door Garibaldi called "U Futtinu" met only five minutes walk of the
former Benedictine Monastery, considered the largest in Europe, then you
will see the Ancient Theater, dating back to Roman, a few meters away
the beautiful Crociferi, given the way of the Baroque catanese par
excellence. Hence many winding paths to discover the picturesque beauty
of this city heritage of UNESCO. The Piazza Duomo, with its nineteenth
century buildings, the cathedral and the fountain dell'Amenano, the
market's historic fish market with its many colors and intense odor. The
Ursino Castle, the summer residence of Frederick II of Swabia, which
today houses the museum, the house museum Verga, writer catanese that by
Verism Sicily made famous throughout the world, the square of the Teatro
Massimo Vincenzo Bellini headed a prestigious Catania dell'800 composer
known for his famous "Standard", and yet the Etnea full of beautiful
Baroque has become the heart of the shopping Catania.
The town is dominated dall'Etna active volcano located myths of ancient
legends that never forgets to make his voice to the people Catania. For
lovers of the sea, you'll find near the Playa, the long sandy coastline,
the cliff, with its black rocks, offering thanks to the presence of
numerous beaches, comfort and various tourist services. During the night
they are transformed into clubs on the sea where you can dance in the
The city at night becomes an enchanting beauty, crowded with young
people who animate the streets, you can spend long evenings listening to
music or passegiando from hundreds of pubs and inns.
This is all anyone should expect another visit, a holiday in tuttotondo
between itenerari cultural and gastronomic, at sea and in the mountains.
Catania offers this and much! Seven times destroyed by earthquakes and
natural, but rebuilt with the same brilliance. "Melior de Ash surge"
read the Latin inscriptions on the monuments local "from my ashes
risolgo most beautiful."
It is very easy to reach us, it is just 3.5 miles from the airport
(Fontanarossa/Bellini), from there you can use the bus service (AMT)
towards Piazza Duomo bus number 457 here you can walk starting enjoying
the history of the city or take a bus towards Via Vittorio Emanuele
932 / 958/628/836/925/902.Stop at the across of Plebiscito street nr
527 .If you want you can arrive by taxi: it will cost around 20 euro.
>From the central station you can take the Amt bus nr 431 Nero (black)
that will drop you in Plebiscito street. By car we suggest you to check
this good map link .More over you can follow
the street signs towards to Catania Centro.