L’Approdo delle Sirene
“Turn right immediately you have crossed the bridge into Ortigia and we are just before the corner”.
The directions to L’Approda delle Sirene were easy to follow.
On the first floor of an old building on the waterfront, this 7 room B&B is in a perfect position.
Our room was light and airy with a view over the water separating Siracusa and Ortigia.
Simply decorated, it has all you will need including wifi and your own Acer notebook.
Breakfast is served upstairs on the roof terrace and often includes a beautiful cake made by Fiora, the owner.
If you book ahead, cooking classes are also available.
L'Approdo delle Sirene, Siracusa
L’Approdo delle Sirene
Riva Garibaldi 15
96100 Siracusa
Tel: +39 0931 24857
L’Approdo delle Sirene
Hotel Gutkowski
Another option is the 3* Hotel Gutkowski on the other side of Ortigia, also overlooking the sea.
27 rooms are available in two separate buildings at No 18 and No 26, where you check in.
A fabulous roof top terrace overlooks the water
Request room 26 at No 26 and rooms 8 and 3 in the original building or any room overlooking the sea. One of the double rooms, as well as a large single room, open onto another roof top terrace.
A family room is available if you have children with you
Hotel Gutkowski
Lungomare di Levante Elio Vittorini 26
96100 Siracusa
Tel: +39 0931 465861
Hotel Gutkowski
Alla Giudecca
Situated in the historic centre of Ortigia, this hotel has history in it’s foundations.
Here you can visit the oldest Miqwe (Jewish Bath) in Europe
As the hotel was once a medieval palazzo, rooms vary in size.
Apartments are also available.
Alla Giudecca Hotel Siracusa
Via Giovanni Battista Alagona 26
96100 Siracusa
Tel:+39 0931 22255
Alla Giudecca Hotel Siracusa
If you are looking for 5* accommodation, try the Hotel des Etrangers et Miramare or the Grand Hotel Ortigia,
Both are in great positions.
Hotel des Etrangers et Miramare
Passegio Adorno 10/12
96100 Siracusa
Tel:+39 0931 319100
Hotel des Etrangers et Miramare
Grand Hotel Ortigia
Viale Mazzini 12
96100 Siracusa
Tel: +39 0931 464600
Grand Hotel Ortigia
The Algila Ortigia Charme Hotel has also been highly recommended by friends.
Via Vittorio Veneto,
96100 Siracusa
Tel: +39 0931 9396100
Algila Ortigia Charme Hotel
Just be sure you stay in Ortigia!