Location and style
Our B&B is a stone's throw from the sea at Catania art city, rich in archaeological sites and buildings of great architectural merit, in a location with a spectacular view, in the historic heart of the city. "5 Balconi B&B" is a prestigious home where the echoes of times past linger in sounds, scents and emotions, designed with taste, refinement and pure attention to detail, a lovely, refined building, a building of the past where the magic of history blends with modern amenities.
Our location and the surrounding area offer our guests a chance to for shopping, enjoy the scenery and experience local cuisine on various food and wine tours, take in countless cultural events and unique exhibitions, exploring museums and exhibition areas.
Close by our guests will find several monuments and famous places, sports centres and gyms for keeping fit. Any football fans can catch their team playing at nearby stadium 'Stadio Angelo Massimino di Catania'.
Our property is the perfect place for families who want to stay in a home from home, for a romantic getaway that makes you feel like a couple again.
We offer our customers bathroom shared with all other rooms, free Wi-Fi, heating rooms, dedicated spaces for smokers, guests are free to return at any time of night, car park.
Our air-conditioned rooms include hairdryer, internet access, beds for children (to be requested when booking), mirror with luggage rack.
We can accommodate up to 9 travellers in:
1 room 'Matrimoniale ' will accommodate 2 people
1 room 'Doppia' will accommodate 2 people
1 room 'Matrimoniale Suite' will accommodate 3 people
1 room 'Matrimoniale Deluxe' will accommodate 2 people
We will greet you in the morning with a plentiful, delicious breakfast.
Hosts will provide the information needed in Italian and in English, spanish.
Last but not least, remember that our strategic location makes us connected to the city by the nearby metro station (Metro Porto...).
Our breakfasts are nutritious and delicious and can be taken in your room or in the communal dining area.
The breakfast options are:
- Freshly squuezed orange juice ~ Fresh fruit (in season)
- Cereal/muesli with milk ~ yoghurt
- Freshly, traditionally baked bread with butter, marmalades, honey, nutella, cheese ~ Sicilian "cornetto" (plain/filled croissant)
- Tea (Indian, herbal or green) ~ Coffee (espresso, macchiato, cappuccino, americano) ~ Hot chocolate.
NB: We serve locally produced organic oranges, bread & marmalades. Savoury breakfast alternatives are available for guests who don't have 'a sweet tooth'.