*** TRICKS & TIPS ***
*** If You come by train, we can offer a FREE transfer from GIARRE-RIPOSTO train station (next south from Taormina about 13 minute), if you write us your arrival time and train number or name.
*** Do You want visit even Siracuse? we can organize a day trip from our B&B from just 15 Euro if you stay an extra night.
For any question, for very last minute offer don't esitate to call, mail or skype us. All our contact info in our ufficial web site.
We warmly invite you to stay at B&B Casa Olimpia, situated in Giarre city located in one of the most picturesque area of the world, the Taormina-Etna region of Sicily at the base of Volcano Etna (the biggest in Europe 3369 msl) between Taormina (15km) and Catania (23km) and 2km from the beach,. The Taormina-Etna region is spectacular and we recommend more than 2 days to see it all. In addition, more time can be spent visiting Catania, Syracuse & Noto or Messina, all within easy reach by train or by bus.
We are centrally located in a quiet and safe part of Giarre, well served by buses and just 1 Km from the main railway station. Public transport is a very easy option for getting around, and we are walking distance from the nearest pizzeria, bars, restaurants, shops and shopping malls.
*** Book in advance our fantastic tours:
Noto & Siracusa
Etna South craters
Etna North craters and the Alcantara River
Etna round trip with the old train
Catania by night
Taormina & Castelmola-Bar Turrisi by night
The Godfather Wedding Castle
100 Horse's Chestnuts Tree
Aci & the Cyclops Riviera
Our B&B has a friendly, fun and intimate atmosphere offering you an unforgettable stay in a place with style and design... your home away from home. We love travelling and know what it is like to travel on a backpacker's budget, which is why we have negotiated discounts and special offers at local places for our guests. We also organise weekly events such as night dinners, pub crawls, day trips, visit to the markets, walking tours, and more! Don't hesitate to ask for our recommendation or use our help-desk to find the best places for eating, drinking or visiting and how to get there.
We are Aldo & Olimpia, a young, newlywed couple, who are also ardent travellers. We speak Italian, English, Polish and a little bit of Russian, French, Spanish and German. We love to spend time with our guests, answering any questions about Sicily, from what sort of food is typical in each region to where to eat it, and the particular charms of each attraction. Our extensive knowledge of the area will help you to see as much as possible in a short time and we will always try to help you wherever we can.
Casa Olimpia has charming double, triple and quadruple rooms, and is best suited to couples, honeymooners, backpackers and 4-6 person groups or families. All the rooms are very spacious, comfortable and bright, with balcony, TV and air-conditioning. Guests are provided with their own set of keys for freedom of access, with no curfew or lockout. We offer free use of our computer.
We want you to have the best time possible in Sicily and would be happy to spend our free time with you to share our extensive knowledge of Sicily. This is why our guests tend to extend their stay with us.
*** PROPERTY CONDITIONS
GUEST UNDER 20 ARE ACCEPTED ONLY WITH PARENT
CHECK-IN IS BY APPOINTMENT normally from 18:45 to 21:00 but on mail/phone request we can accept early arrival before 12:30
CHECK OUT 10:00.
NO Credit card, Pay CASH (EURO) in advance all the nights on arrival.
NO refunds will be made for early departures.
NO smoking in room (free in balcony)
NO animals or pets inside the B&B
Breakfast is served from 8:30 to 9:30.
Beds ready when you arrive with orthopedic mattresses
Linen, towels, blankets, etc included
Every room has air conditioning and balcony
FREE CD/DVD burning facilities
FREE Street parking (free garage if available)
FREE transfer from/to GIARRE-RIPOSTO train station
FREE book exchange with other guests
FREE tourist information, maps and guidebooks
We hope you come and see for yourself!!!