Island of Ortigia

Island of Ortigia

The UNESCO-listed island of Ortigia is essentially the heart of the city. It’s where you’ll find stunning church façades, trattoria tables spilling out onto grand public squares and sea views that are hard to rival. You can spend hours strolling the streets and stopping to eat, drink and shop in some striking settings. Don’t miss the 13th-century Maniace Castle that sits at its tip.
Ortea Palace Hotel Autograph Collection
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Ortea Palace Hotel Autograph Collection

Syracuse, Sicily

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0.6 Km to Island of Ortigia

  • Indoor pool
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  • Historic building
  • In the resort centre
Grand Villa Politi
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Grand Villa Politi

Syracuse, Sicily

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1.9 Km to Island of Ortigia

  • Large outdoor pool
  • Historic Art Nouveau building
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Minareto
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Minareto

Syracuse, Sicily

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2.2 Km to Island of Ortigia

  • Elegant style
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  • Beautiful sea views
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  • Private beach
Syracuse Cathedral

Syracuse Cathedral

Syracuse, Sicily

The blushing, rose-coloured cathedral of Syracuse is not to be missed if you love intricate baroque-style structures. Back in the 6th century, the cathedral was created on the site of the limestone Temple of...

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Arethusa fountain

Arethusa fountain

Syracuse, Sicily

Enjoy time out from the city’s hustle and bustle at this serene natural pool with its fountain and freshwater spring. The water is half-filled with tall papyrus plants and there’s a balcony where you can stop...

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Neapolis Archaeological Park

Neapolis Archaeological Park

Syracuse, Sicily

You could spend a whole day at this natural park, unearthing important parts of Greek history and peeling back the layers of Sicily’s past. Follow in the footsteps of gladiators as you explore the Roman...

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