double room
  with external private bathroomdouble room
  with external private bathroom

2 guests

1 room

1 bed

1 private bath

2 guests

1 room

1 bed

1 private bath

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Ages 2 - 12
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Under 2
2 guests maximum. Infants don’t count toward the number of guests.
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About this listing

hose who choose this home for a day , in time , Those Who return , who will recommend it to friends , who will remain in contact , who will leave a mark , to perfume idea , an impression , a look , will find the same unique welcome and always new.


Extra people: No Charge
Weekly Discount: 5%


The space

Lavikarooms" is a real house y , inhabited by Francesca." Lavikarooms"
It combines the typical comforts othe warmth of home environment
kindness and smiles profesiionalità
are the main features of my house

The room is very comfortable , clean and well kept , equipped with a double bed or possibly two single beds , equipped with flat screen TV air conditioning and wifi
The bathroom is outside private , large and bright, equipped with a washbasin , bidet and shower
Linens, towels, soaps and hair dryer are provided and included in the price.
"Lavikarooms" is an eco-friendly B & B: detergents for cleaning the house, to the linen washing are eco-friendly and ensure full respect of the environment.

Lavikarooms" is a real B & B! Young and cheerful.
you will have the possibilitò to stay for short or long periods

Guest access

My house is in the historic center of the city ..
- There is a kitchen , and a living room , ideal to make you a cup of tea
a coffee etc.

- 200 meters from the house , you will be in Piazza Duomo the main square with its bars pharmacy tobacco etc.
- 300 meters from the house there is a supermarket with fresh bread , soap , detergents , etc . ( Open Monday to Saturday all day)
- About 3 km there is a small beach
volcanic earth ( equipped with bars and restaurants )
Those who choose this home for a day, a time, occasionally or regularly, those who return, who will recommend it to friends, who will remain in contact, who will leave a trace, a trail, a perfume, an idea, an impression, a look ... I wonder ... will find the same unique welcome and always new. You will have the keys to the house and I'd like you felt at home.

Interaction with guests

I personally receive you in my house
I will give you a city map
with a list of things to see bars and restaurants to eat and all you can serve to the best viivere Catania
We can organize your trip Etna, I will be pleased to introduce you to the intellectual and cultural heart of Catania and find yourself
characteristic of the city.
Stay in my house is an unforgettable way to experience Catania and know its beauty

We can organize your trip Etna or any destination you want
We would like to know the arrival time of the guests at least 24 hours before check-in
We kindly ask our guests to advise late arrival (after 08:00).

The neighbourhood

Catania is a city not to be missed.
Unique position offers within a few kilometers of the snowy peaks of Mount Etna,
the crystal-clear sea
and the lush countryside of the Plain of Catania.
But above all, has a hundred historic baroque declared a World Heritage Site: Street are admirable examples of the Crociferis with the Church of St. Benedict, or that of St. Francis Borgia, or the Cathedral of Sant'Agata in Piazza Duomo
which also houses
the Elephant Fountain, symbol of the city. A must is also a visit to the gardens - including Villa Bellini, Catania, named after the great musician - and the Botanic Gardens. But Catania is not just monuments.
This is also one of the most famous cities in the world for the music scene and lively nightlife.

Getting around

A perfect combination of ancient and modern
Located on the east coast of Sicily, at the foot of Mount Etna, Catania is the second largest city in Sicily and an ideal destination for your holidays: the Sicilian Baroque, the big squares, boulevards and harbor make it a city of interest.
the bus stop is 2 minutes' walk from here you get to the train station
and bus station to taormina syracuse etc
Parking is on the street, but it is very safe
From 'airport

Bus Alibus,

with the first stop Dusmet Street,

get off

Cross the street and walk away Porticello

turn left on Via Vittorio Emanuele

after Piazza Duomo, and the second street on the right is the way to S.Giuseppe al Duomo, we are at 31

Other things to note

we offer car rental from 35 EUR per day service
  with car delivery directly
in the street of the apartment
you can book a excursion to etna
to Taormina to the gorges of Alcantara in syracuse and in many other destinations with pickup in the b & b
the tourist tax
It costs 1.50 per person per day, for the first 3 days

House Rules
No smoking
No parties or events
Check in time is 12PM (noon) - 8PM
Check out by 11AM

- Be relaxed! you are welcome here, be at your ease. You can get up when you’re ready and go to bed when you please.

- When you leave the house remember to close the windows , turn off the Italy is important to make sure all locks are closed (main door).
- Look after this house as if it were yours ... act in the way that you would do to your house guests .
- Ask me I will be glad to help you!
we offer transfert
to and from the airport


This host has a Flexible Cancellation Policy

Cancel up to 24 hours before your trip and get a full refund. Cancel within 24 hours of the trip and the first night is non-refundable, with the exception of fees.

Safety features
Fire extinguisher
Lock on bedroom door

1 night minimum stay.
From Aug 14 - 15, 2017 the minimum stay is 2 nights.

92 Reviews

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Veena User Profile
April 2017
Francesca’s place was great and Francesca was really helpful from check in to departure. The flat was in a great location too.

Ron User Profile
April 2017
Francesca is a great hostess and incredibly helpful. The location is great and room is good value for price. It's perfect for budget minded travelers who want a nice room and bathroom near the main part of the city. I would recommend it.

Saulo User Profile
March 2017
Good location and very clean.

David User Profile
March 2017

Marco User Profile
January 2017
Great staying in Catania. Francesca was very friendly, flexible, supportive. Definitely my choice if back to Catania.

Lara User Profile
November 2016
francesca was really welcoming and helpful. the apartment is in a very old atmospheric building reached through the biggest most impressive door I've ever walked through. the room was very big, full of light and lovely and quiet at night. very well situated in the centre with most things a visitor might want to see within a few minutes walk. I'll definitely stay here again next time I'm in catania, thanks francesca!

Dota User Profile
October 2016
A very nice, clean room, in the heart of the city, with a very nice and helpful owner. Recommend for sure. Grazie Francesca ... !!! A la prossima !!

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Catania, Italy · Joined in March 2011
Francesca User Profile

Hello, I am Francesca.
I traveled a lot with the work I was doing before, (a barman)
I decided to host people in my house so 'you can travel they are at home
and continue to learn about lifestyles and culinary of other peoples
I love animals especially cats
are very attentive to the environment, in fact I prepare products for cleaning her house and of the person
Ilive in the apartment and are happy to Shops provide maps and information about the area, shops and restaurants, etc ... and help you to Organise your excursions to Taormina, Etna, Agrigento, Syracuse and so on. We would like to make your stay a special one! All the major tourist destinations can be Reached either by public transport or by the many organized tours.
 You will be pleased to introduce you to the intellectual and cultural heart of Catania and get-togethers
  characteristic of the city

Response rate: 100%
(past 30 days)
Response time: within an hour

Exact location information is provided after a booking is confirmed.