Ortea Palace Luxury

  • Location: Sicily, Italy
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The Hotel

The Ortea Palace Luxury Hotel is a magnificent building dating back to the early 1900s, which for many years housed the Syracuse post office. After impeccable restoration, the old post office is The Ortea Palace Luxury Hotel is a magnificent building from the early 1900s, which, for many years, housed the Syracuse Post Office. Located in the city center, it overlooks the charming Porto Piccolo of the island of Ortygia, close to the most important monuments, restaurants, cafés and shops. After an impeccable restructuring and restoration, the old post office building is now home to a splendid hotel, unique of its kind, which preserves the fascinating history of the original structure. In the few months since it opened, the Ortea Palace has become the obvious choice for visitors looking for a luxury hotel where nothing is left to chance … The hotel offers 75 rooms and suites with views over the Porto Piccolo and the Gulf of Ortygia, all decorated in an exclusive refined style, featuring elegant marble and luxury fabrics. Furnishings and carpets from Zanaboni Milano, a marble staircase and marble floors, two uniquely impressive chandeliers in Murano Crystal, and many exclusive antiques give the Ortea Palace a timeless charm and elegance.


Independent air conditioning
LCD TV with satellite channels
Telephone with direct line
Digitized commands
En-suite bathroom with shower
Safe-deposit box
Free Wi-Fi
Etro courtesy set
Ortea Palace Hotel elegant bathrobes and slippers

Additional Info

Valet parking (chargeable, € 30,00 daily)
24/7 Reception desk and concierge service
Private transfer and pick-up service
Organization of private Excursions
Car and bicycle rental (availability upon request)
Luggage store
Laundry Service
24-hours-Fitness Centre
Wellness Centre
2 Restaurants


Catania Fontana Rossa Airport 70 km – 1 hour by bus/taxi SR Terminal BUS – Central Station 10 min. walking distance from ORTEA PALACE Walking distance from the main attractions of the city


Due to the great fluctuation of the euro currency, prices for all of our services will be quoted upon request. This policy enables us to provide you, the traveler, with the most competitive quotes consistent with actual currency exchange. We invite you to browse through our website to select the travel style that meets your needs, our travel planners are only a call/email away ready to provide any assistance in designing your itinerary.

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