Garden Hotel - San Giovanni La Punta

Via Madonna Delle Lacrime 12/B, San Giovanni La Pu, San Giovanni La Punta, Italy, 95037  show map
 4 stars
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Garden Hotel - San Giovanni La Punta

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Hiking

 Spa and relaxation

Solarium

Overview

Situated near an amphitheater, a castle and churches the 4-star Garden boasts spacious rooms overlooking the terrace. The tranquil hotel was built in 1994 and refurbished in 2012.

A short stroll of 20 minutes will take you to Aci Castello, Orto Botanico and Faro Sant'Anna. Nestled in the shopping district and 4km from the city center.

Garden can be reached in 10 minutes by car from Fontanarossa airport.

Rooms

Garden offers 97 guestrooms appointed with a writing desk, a private balcony, a living area, satellite TV and a minibar with all the sights of San Giovanni La Punta within easy access. They feature bathrooms with a hairdryer, free toiletries and a shower.

Eat & Drink

Guests can breakfast in the breakfast hall. "La Vecchia Quercia" restaurant makes special dishes of regional cuisine from 12:30 until 14:30.

Services

Garden offers a luggage storage, a designated smoking area and free parking as well as a copier, a meeting room and a business center for business guests.

Relax

Guests can unwind using a sauna and a solarium available on site. On-site sport activities include skiing and hiking.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of rooms:   97.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • Lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski storage
  • Exterior corridors
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Skiing
  • Hiking
  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Limousine service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Medical facilities service
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Mini-Bar
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Bidet
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

  • from  10 am

Check-Out

  • until  1 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Via Madonna Delle Lacrime 12/B, San Giovanni La Pu, San Giovanni La Punta, Italy, 95037

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City Center
  • San Giovanni La Punta
    2.1 mi
Airports
  • Fontanarossa (CTA)
    6.0 mi
  • Comiso (CIY)
    46.7 mi
Beaches
  • Il Faro diving center
    1.5 mi
  • Faro Sant'Anna
    1.5 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  10 am
  • Check-Out:
    until  1 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    97

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Rooms and availability

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Bed type: 2 Single beds or Twin beds or Double Bed
Size: 205 sq. feet
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  • Bathtub
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    Standard Triple Room
    Bed type: Triple
    Size: 270 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Bathtub
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      Spacious Triple Room
      Bed type: Triple
      Size: 270 sq. feet
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      • Private bathroom
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      This spacious room comes with air conditioning, a satellite TV, and an en suite bathroom. Most rooms have a balcony.

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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Garden Hotel - San Giovanni La Punta San Giovanni La Punta location
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        Hotel Address:

        Via Madonna Delle Lacrime 12/B, San Giovanni La Pu, San Giovanni La Punta, Italy, 95037

        Get directions
        City Center
        • San Giovanni La Punta
          2.1 mi
        Airports
        • Fontanarossa (CTA)
          6.0 mi
        • Comiso (CIY)
          46.7 mi
        Beaches
        • Il Faro diving center
          1.5 mi
        • Faro Sant'Anna
          1.5 mi
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  10 am
        • Check-Out:
          until  1 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2012
        • Number of rooms:
          97

        Hotel Awards

        ItalianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSan Giovanni La PuntaGarden

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Luxury Hotels in Italy

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        Local Attractions

        • Orto Botanico - 1.1 mi
          via A.Longo 19, Catania
        • Faro Sant'Anna - 1.5 mi
          via nissoria 41, Acireale
        • INAF Catania Astrophysical Observatory - 2.0 mi
          Via S.Sofia 78, Catania
        • Il Faro diving center - 1.5 mi
          Via Ragogna 114, Acireale
        • Lungomare di Ognina - 1.6 mi
          Viale Alagona Artale, 38, Catania
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  10 am
        • Check-Out:
          until  1 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2012
        • Number of rooms:
          97

        Hotel Awards

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        Hotels nearby
        Villa Riis
        4 stars
        38km
        Cities nearby
        • Catania hotels - 8km
        • Acireale hotels - 7km
        • Misterbianco hotels - 10km
        • Aci Castello hotels - 5km
        • Pedara hotels - 5km
        • Zafferana Etnea hotels - 13km
        • Aci Trezza hotels - 6km
        • Giarre hotels - 18km
        • Viagrande hotels - 4km
        • Riposto hotels - 20km

        Garden Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Garden

        Individual guest reviews

        • Couple
          4.2

          The restaurant staff were very attentive and we had a good meal.

          There were no prices on the menu, nor was there a wine list, so our bill when we came to check-out was rather more than we had anticipated.

        • Older travelers
          7.8

          Very calm, quiet location. Reasonable room rate. Excellent pool area.

          Restaurant pricing was a little high compared to room prices.

        • Older travelers
          6.2

          The lush landscaping around the hotel, and around its large, beautiful swimming pool.

          The hotel hosted a wedding party on the Saturday night we were there. The music, the dj and the guests were so noisy that we did not get to sleep until 1 A.M. In the morning, we asked for a discount due to the noise, but our request was declined.

        • Couple
          9.6

          good level of service, quite place, excellent swimming pool

        • Couple
          8.2

          Great swimming pool and leisure area outside. Dinners in the restaurant (very god food unless they make you choose the fixed menu that happened once) at the swimming pool. Room spacious, clean, with a balcony. Pretty close to Etna (Rifugio Sapienza) - just 25 km.

          Hotel staff was not very helpful (we had problems with the Internet connection), restaurant staff very busy and rather cold. You need a car there - buses pass the hotel but you never know what time. Staff at breakfast slow, small choice of food for a 4 star hotel.

        • Family with children
          9.2

          I really liked the cleaniness and the comfort of the room. The breakfast was abundant and I really appreciated the prompt service of the personnel in charge of the preparation and the layout of the breakfast.

          I must say that one particular person at the reception was not always helpful. A service with a smile surely attracts the client's sympathy and ensures future bookings.

        • Older travelers
          9.6

          My wife and I enjoyed the nice pool surrounded by lush vegetation, the specious and very clean room,

        • Family with children
          7.0

          The hotel was nicely furnished and maintained.

          On the night of our stay, there was a reception held out at the poolside. The music from the reception was clearly heard in our rooms until after 1 am. I might as well have been down at the poolside with all the folks in attendance, I felt like I was there anyway. Also, due to the events going on at the hotel, parking was difficult. We did manage to find space in a lot of the back side of the hotel, but did not feel that the car was safe there.

        • Older travelers
          9.6

          All staff very friendly and helpful with some english spoken. Fresh continental style breakfast available between 7.30 & 10am. Beautiful well kept green garden surronding attractive pool area and terrrace restaurant. Easy access to motorway without there being traffic noise. Excellent clean attractive room with air con, balcony, mini bar & snacks available.Restaurant adequate, menu not exciting but terrace pleasant dining area .Easy parking - would recommend this hotel without hesitation.Good value for money.

          A real challenge to find even when returning by car after several days stay. Not signed from North & west directions.

        • Single
          4.6

          The free wifi,pool and breakfast

          I had lunch in the restaurant on my first day and was charged €18 for it.The grilled chicken was tasty,I got 2 breasts for €8,which was very good,then I got a mixed salad which comprised of a plate of lettuce which was €4,rip off,I was charged for the butter and bread,my water was €4,then charged extra to sit there,some of the details are hazy but for what I got,€18 was way too much to charge.They think they can get away with these prices because there is no where else to eat in or around the hotel,it's hidden away from civilisation.

        • Single
          7.4

          To loudness outside 3 pers.. Works an new building near the swimmingpool !!!!!! now thermo glasses on the windows dogs very loudness in to the night !!!!!! very old accomodation !!!! bay bay...

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          The hotel staff were very welcoming and helpful and rhe room and facilities all that could be asked. The hotel ambiance is of a tranquill tropical refuge despite its location in a fairly non-descript district. It is easily accessible to major roads into the city, airport and countryside, and especially Mt Etna itself. The food at breakfast and on the dinner menu was better than adequate, well presented and service super,

          A great pity that the roof terrace with superb view up the mountain is not better used.

        • Couple
          7.8

          Chose the hotel mainly for the outdoor swimming pool. This is really very nice and amongst well set out attractive garden area. Room spacious, staff very friendly, very good all round for a weekend break and ideal for trips up to the mountain towns.Interesting prints/reproductions of paintings everywhere that someone spent a lot of care doing.

          Perhaps in need of a little modernising and workover of decor and furnishing but overall and especially for special price no complaints.

        • Family with children
          8.2

          The swimming pool & the dinner in the garden with buffet and roasted meat. Location is very useful to visit Syracuse, Taormina and to go to Catania airport. Staff was very kind

          The air conditioning was a little bit noisy

        • Family with children
          9.2

          Very nice hotel, and very good and quiet location. Very clean area. Perfect for travellers with car, as the hotel has ample car park space.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Garden Hotel - San Giovanni La Punta San Giovanni La Punta location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Via Madonna Delle Lacrime 12/B, San Giovanni La Pu, San Giovanni La Punta, Italy, 95037

        Get directions
        City Center
        • San Giovanni La Punta
          2.1 mi
        Airports
        • Fontanarossa (CTA)
          6.0 mi
        • Comiso (CIY)
          46.7 mi
        Beaches
        • Il Faro diving center
          1.5 mi
        • Faro Sant'Anna
          1.5 mi
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  10 am
        • Check-Out:
          until  1 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2012
        • Number of rooms:
          97

        Hotel Awards

        ItalianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSan Giovanni La PuntaGarden

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Luxury Hotels in Italy

        Use Badge