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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with private beach and free breakfast


This family-friendly Syracuse hotel is located by the sea, within 3 mi (5 km) of Punta Castelluccio Lighthouse, Ciane River and Saline Nature Reserve and Terrauzza Beach. Hypogeum of Cathedral Square and Fanusa Beach are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Hotel Features

Along with an outdoor pool, this hotel has a 24-hour fitness center and a snack bar/deli. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free valet parking are also provided. Additionally, a rooftop terrace, a 24-hour business center, and a conference center are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 92 soundproofed rooms feature free wired Internet and 24-hour room service. For a bit of entertainment, LCD TVs come with satellite channels, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers.

Renovations & Closures

The property is closed between 11 November and 11 March.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This Syracuse hotel has its very own private beach. Grand Hotel Minareto features an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. The hotel offers a snack bar/deli. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 5-star property consist of a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 3400 square feet (316 square meters) include a conference center and conference space. This Art Deco hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff. For a surcharge, an area shuttle within 5 km is available to guests. Complimentary valet parking is available on site.

  • 24-hour business center 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference center 
  • Conference space 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 3400 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 316 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Garden 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 24 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3 
  • Number of restaurants - 1 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Private beach nearby 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Total number of rooms - 92 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 2009 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Soundproofed rooms  


Available in all rooms: Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Bidet 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Climate control 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Down comforter 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room computer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Individually furnished 
  • LCD TV 
  • Minibar 
  • Phone 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Shower only 
  • Slippers 
  • Soundproofed rooms 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary buffet breakfast.

Nesos - This beachfront fine-dining restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

Grill and Bar - This poolside bar specializes in Italian cuisine and serves lunch and light fare.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center.

Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or fitness facility without adult supervision.

Spa Services

  • Number of treatment rooms 2 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding. Children may not be eligible for complimentary breakfast.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for EUR 15 per night.


Pets allowed, Only dogs and cats are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 1, Pet maximum weight in kg is 8, Pet maximum weight in lb is 17

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

No rollaway/extra beds available


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 2.50 per person, per night, up to 4 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 12 years of age.
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
A tax is imposed by the city and will be collected at the property. The tax is reduced by 50% for stays in January, February, and November. Guests exempted from the tax include residents of Siracusa City, children under 12 years of age, and disabled persons. Please note that exemptions may apply. For further details, please contact the property using the information contained in the confirmation received after booking.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: EUR 15 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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