Grand Hotel Minareto

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Perfectly positioned on a headland dominated by the Red Lighthouse, the hotel Minareto is situated just opposite the island of Ortigia, which, thanks to its history and art of which is impregnated, has become world heritage site of the UNESCO.

The structure of the hotel Minareto covers an area of 25,000 square meters, inside the protected marine area of the Plemmirio. The hotel consists of a central building in which we find the reception and other services, set apart we have the restaurant and several buildings with the rooms, all with private entrance which is reached through a network of trails.
The hotel has three different access to the sea which allow guests to enjoy the sandy beach and the rocky bottom of the cliff which offers a magnificent view of the clear sea and vegetation. This luxury hotel offers its guests a refined and elegant setting, where the references to the Arabic style can be found in the luxurious pieces of furniture and of course in certain parts of the structure. It is a hotel recommended for a romantic weekend but also for those who happen to be in Syracuse for a business trip.


The 96 rooms of the hotel Minareto are surrounded by lush vegetation including olive trees, carob and palm trees. The rooms have their own entrance, which provides the right privacy, and have large balconies or terraces furnished with chairs and tables. The three styles Harmony, Romantic and Decò used to furnish and decorate the rooms make them all special and able to satisfy the different customers’ tastes. All have sufficient space and equipment to provide the comfort and relaxation the guest needs during the stay. The rooms at the hotel Minareto also offer free internet access through an interactive LCD TV. The rooms are divided into different categories. For guests who are looking for an accommodation with more privacy and a large living spaces the beautiful Suitest Suite suits best.

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5 stars


  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Spa
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Room service
  • Fitness center
  • Free parking
  • Bar

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