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Mercure Catania Excelsior, Catania

4-star4 stars
Piazza Giovanni Verga 39CataniaCT95129Italy
4-star romantic hotel near Massimo Bellini Theater
  • Free WiFi
Very Good8.0
Great location
Tasty breakfast
Bar and Beverages
Bar is awesome
Could use a good cleaning
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Mercure Catania Excelsior, Catania

from $70
  • Deluxe Room, 1 Full Bed, Balcony
  • Superior Room, 1 Full Bed, Balcony, View
  • Superior Room, 2 Twin Beds, Balcony, View
  • Standard Room, 1 Full Bed, View
  • Grand Suite, 1 Full Bed, Balcony

At a glance

Key facts

  • This hotel has 176 rooms
  • Staff speak English


  • Check-in time 2 PM-11:30 AM
  • Check-out time is 12:30 PM
  • Express check-in/out

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • Children (3 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • Babysitting/childcare *


  • Pets allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Fitness facilities
  • Steam room
Working away
  • Business center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 7
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms 2
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff (English spoken)
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built 1953
  • Elevator/lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
Things to enjoy
  • Separate sitting area
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • TV
  • Pay movies
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Le Zagare - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Mercure Catania Excelsior, Catania’s small print

Also known as

  • Excelsior Grand Catania
  • Excelsior Grand Hotel
  • Excelsior Grand Hotel Catania
  • Mercure Catania Excelsior Hotel
  • Mercure Excelsior Hotel
  • Mercure Catania Excelsior
  • Mercure Excelsior
  • Mercure Catania Excelsior Sicily


All guests, including children, must be present at check-in and show their government-issued photo ID card or passport.

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • A tax is imposed by the city and is collected at the property in cash: EUR 1.50 per person, per night, up to a maximum of 4 nights. Guests exempted from the tax: Catania residents; exchange students; University students; children under 18 years of age; coach drivers and tour leaders for groups of at least 25 people (1 coach driver and 1 tour leader per group); disabled persons, patients, and their companions/helpers (max 2 per patient), subject to submission of proper documents to the property.

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for EUR 30.00 per night

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 10 per person (approximately)

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Wired Internet access is available in public areas for EUR 15 per day (rates may vary)

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around Mercure Catania Excelsior, Catania


  • Heart of Catania
  • Massimo Bellini Theater (15-minute walk)
  • Palazzo Biscari (19-minute walk)
  • Catania Cathedral (21-minute walk)
  • Elephant Fountain (22-minute walk)
  • Greek-Roman Theatre (25-minute walk)
  • Benedictine Monastery of San Nicolo (25-minute walk)
  • Ursino Castle (28-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Catania (CTA-Fontanarossa) 15-min drive
  • Catania Central Station 14-min walk
  • Catania Ognina Station 8-min drive
  • Catania Acquicella Station 12-min drive
  • Italia Station 7-min walk
  • Galatea Station 12-min walk
  • Giuffrida Station 12-min walk

Mercure Catania Excelsior, Catania

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