Grand Hotel Minareto

5 Stars

  Via del Faro Massolivieri, 26 - 96100 - Syracuse, Italy View Map

Few places in the world offer the same historic past of Sicily. Even fewer hotels offer the same amazing stay you can enjoy at Grand Hotel Minareto in Siracusa. Grand Hotel Minareto is a 5-star luxury hotel overlooking the sea, set in a dreamy environment surrounded by nature. The hotel is close to the Natural Marine Reserve of Plemmirio, which faces Ortigia Island, UNESCO World Heritage site. Enjoy unforgettable days lying on the beach or diving from the rocks in a crystal-clear sea. Grand Hotel Minareto offers access to 3 different beaches, sandy and rocky. Visit the historic centre of Siracusa in style, taking advantage of the shuttle boat provided by the Grand Hotel upon request. When it's time to relax, do so in a comfortable and elegant room, designed and made by the architects Bacci from Tuscany. The rooms feature furnished balconies, where you can sit down and enjoy a beautiful sea view. The technology on offer at Grand Hotel Minareto includes state-of-the-art commodities, like LCD TVs that can browse the internet. A truly Sicilian experience must feature delicious foods. You are sure to savour the best regional and national recipes at Grand Hotel Minareto's restaurant. In summer you can also dine on the roof garden.

Hotel Details


Grand Hotel Minareto is equipped to meet all the needs of our guests. We have ample parking, pool, shuttle service to the historic center of Siracusa, four meeting rooms and a wonderful roof garden to relax while enjoying a good drink.


Our hotel of a 25 thousand square metres, is inside the sea reserve of Plemmirio in a total wildlife harmony , located on headland panoramic and breatless tip full of peace and quiet, but at the same time enjoying the city nightlife far few kilometres from the Hotel. Grand Hotel Minareto offers you the best services and the more refined comfort for a relaxing stay, both a cultural and naturalistic outing and a business trip. As concern the sea you can enjoy both diving and snorkeling the beautiful rocky seabeds with inlets and gorges ,where it is possible to swim in the quiet waters of Capo Castelluccio, and the peace of a private beach the right place to relax under the sun. The Grand Hotel Minareto***** Deluxe has got three different private access to the sea that allow our guests to enjoy of softy golden sand, that recalls classical caribbean little islands, or the rocky seabeds of the cliff, from which is possible to enjoy a clear sea and a large green area ,where you can feel both as on open sea and on a tip of the coast .


We have 87 comfortable and brighty rooms, including Standard, Plus and Deluxe, and also 6 Junior Suites and 3 Suites You will be always surrounded by a mediterrean nature including many different garden plant, also secular olive trees, carob trees and palms. You will reach your room , crossing a decored footpath in a privacy atmosphere. Rooms are designed and produced hand-drawn by Prof. Roberto Bacci and Architect Filippo Bacci both famous architects from Tuscany, in three different styles: Harmony, Romantic and Deco. Our rooms are sea views and with large balconies furnished with chairs and tables where you can relax enjoying a particular and unique landscape on the sea of Ortigia island. Our guest will receive every kind of attention enjoying all our conforts and services .Exclusively for them we have realized a unique and personalized courtesy line , only high quality cosmetic products ; further it is possible from each room to be connected with internet using the LCD Samsung television with 32'' screen or whichever laptop, using ethernet cable. The Suites are very wide and confortable, real piece of art design, with an exclusive private access to the sea , to be part of a reserved and styled place. Relaxed and cuddled by our beautiful settings, you will enjoy of wonderful panoramic balcony , to taste delicious dishes, into a magic atmosphere, or only to relax yourselves enjoying all comforts.


At disposal of our customers three Lobby Bar, Roof Garden and the "Nesos Restaurant", a refined and distinguished, where you can enjoy delicious dishes of Italian and Sicilian tradition.


The Grand Hotel Minareto***** Deluxe was born on a promontory which draws from the poetry of its natural beauty and the power of the charismatic history of the pride stand in front of the island of Ortigia, a masterpiece of art and history, heritage of UNESCO. It is said that it is precisely on this hill, surrounded by the sea, and dominated by Red Lighthouse, where the scientist Archimede positioned the ustori mirrors to burn the Roman fleet, and thus defend Syracuse from the Consul Marcus Claudius Marcellus's attack. Even today two parts of the natural gulf are reflecting their secular and mystical charm.

Hotel facilities

  •  Car Parking
  •  Non smoking rooms
  •  Air conditioning
  •  Fitness Center
  •  Conference rooms 3
  •  Disabled Facilities
  •  Restaurant
  •  Check-in at From 14:00
  •  Lobby Size VL
  •  Laundry Service
  •  Shuttle bus to/city center
  •  Bus Parking
  •  Car Renting
  •  Minibus parking area
  •  Authorized coach parking
  •  Pet allowed
  •  Projector available
  •  Meeting room
  •  Baby sitting
  •  Shuttle bus to/from airport
  •  Outdoor Swimmingpool
  •  Solarium
  •  Voltage 220

The Grand Hotel Minareto is perfect for who wants to travel by car. The accommodation is with air conditioning. The hotel is ideal for sports lovers. The property is fully equipped with a conference room. The Grand Hotel Minareto offers disabled facilities. Guests can use the hotel's restaurant. The Grand Hotel Minareto offers a laundry service. There is a mini-bus service to the city centre. The hotel is suitable for large and small groups. The accommodation has a car rental service. The hotel is ideal for both large and small groups wishing to saty there. The Grand Hotel Minareto is pleased to host your pets. There is a projector available for the use in meetings. The hotel offers business facilities. The hotel is ideal for families with small children. There is a mini-bus service for guests to the local airport. The hotel is suitable for sportsmen. There is a solarium on the premises.

The hotel provides either its own car park or a nearby one with a special agreement; being not included in the room price, for a paid parking the payment have to be carried out directly on the spot.

Rooms facilities

  •  Television
  •  Direct Dial Telephone
  •  Air conditioning
  •  Mini Bar
  •  Hairdryer
  •  High Speed Modem
  •  Safe Box
  •  Satellite TV
  •  Alarm Clock
  •  Radio
  •  Movies

The Grand Hotel Minareto offers the use of a TV in the rooms. Accommodation has direct dial telephone in all rooms. The Grand Hotel Minareto offers a minibar service. The Grand Hotel Minareto rooms offers the use of an hairdryer. The hotel rooms offers high-speed Internet service. Accommodation has a safe in all the rooms. The hotel offers a wake up service for guests. The accommodation offers a radio service for its guests. The Grand Hotel Minareto offers a movie service.

 Public transport

  • Airport: CTA
  • Time to the Airport: 55 MIN
  • Railway Station: SIRACUSA
  • Time to the Railway Station: 10 MIN
  • Distance from the city center: 8 KM
  • Distance from the airport: 50 KM
  • Fair site: FIERA DEL SUD
  • Distance from Railway Station: 7 KM
  • Time to the bus stop: 10 MIN

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