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Ostello degli Elefanti Hostel Catania

Via Etnea n° 28 - Catania, Italy
47 reviews
16.28 EUR
average price per guest per night


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About us
Come join us at Catania's most central Hostel, Ostello degli Elefanti.
Experience traditional Sicilian art, cuisine and culture with our centralized location for: Mt. Etna, the ocean, authentic markets and much more! Catania is the easiest point to access to all Sicily has to offer.

The hostel takes place in the art and music rooms of a palace that dates back to the 1600s. The baroque architecture style will amaze you as the delicious food from our kitchen fills your stomach. Our hostel offe

Ostelo degli Elefanti offers 25 beds divided into 4 large rooms (from 2 to 10 beds) with air conditioning, heating and balconies that overlook the beautiful historic center with its beautiful plazas. The rooms are spacious with a lot of natural lighting and are furnished with wooden desks, end tables, chairs and lockers. Our bunk beds are extremely comfortable and have individual curtains for your privacy. We offer clean linens and rooms are cleaned everyday for you convinience.

Services and activities
The hostel also offers a large common area fully available to guest, where you can relax, watch internet TV or just chat with friends:

- TV room equipped with comfortable seating and wet bar.
- Dining room able to accomodate up to 50 people.
- A panoramic terrace with breathtaking view over the city and Mount Etna.
- Our indor restourant will prepare you some of the most delicious mediterranean recipes.

Situated in the heart of the old town centre, the Ostello degli Elefanti is only a few footsteps away from the city’s striking cultural sights.

We are right next to the piazza Duomo, with its seven hundred year old palaces, the cathedral, the fountain of Amenano river , and the old fish market with its thousands of colours and intense smells.

And there’s much more to see nearby: Ursino castle, today host to the city museum but once the summer residence of the Sicilian King and Holy Roman E

Why should you stay with us
We are located in the heart of the picturesque baroque at the foot of the majestic volcano Etna, lulled by the waves of our amazing sea.
Soak up the history, art and culture in our beautiful town and enjoy a sensory journey into the taste of our cuisine.
Our strategic location will allow you to explore on foot the whole historic center with its typical markets and reach all the sightseeing with ease.

Enjoy the cultural and social life of our city. Our beautiful hostel is located in a 1600


Check In

24 hours check-in
(Without reservation we do not accept check-ins after 1.00 am)

Check Out

before 10:00


No curfew

Room Lockout

No lockout




Important To Know

No wheelchair access
Children accepted. Children can stay for free in parents' bed/s if younger than 3 years.
Private rooms age restriction: no restrictions
Dorms age restriction: no restrictions
Smoking policy: All rooms and the common areas are NON smoking
Animals NOT accepted

Terms and conditions

The property accepts the following credit card brands for balance payments: Visa, Mastercard, Visa Electron, JCB, Debit Cards.
Taxes included.

Free cancellation at least 24 hours before arrival date, first night of stay fee for late cancellation or no show

Included Facilities and Services

Wi-Fi accessYES
Air conditioningYES
Luggage storageYES
Security boxes / Lockers (dorms)YES
Laundry ServiceWith extra cost
Internet accessYES
Towels (private rooms)YES
Towels (dorms)3.00 EUR (per guest)
Bike RentalWith extra cost
Fridge (common areas)YES
Phone (common areas)With extra cost
Half boardWith extra cost
Full boardWith extra cost

Available Amenities

RestaurantWith extra cost
Dining roomYES
Parking lotNO