Palazzo Speciale

Il B&B in the heart of Barque of Catania

An exceptional residence for unique and special stays.

An ancient noble residence located in the heart of the Baroque and popular Catania. An eighteenth century palace that has survived the ravages of the time. A privileged starting point to set out to conquer Etna or the splendid Sicilian beaches The ideal base to return to, to catch your breath, after every tour in search of artistic and natural wonders, in the city or in the villages on mounth Etna. The perfect stop to relax at after nightlife in Catania. A unique place to stay, just as if we were in a friend’s house. A welcoming living room, where you can listen to the anecdotes and travel tips of the young descendants of a noble family. Palazzo Speciale B&B is the favorite accomodation for all those travelers who wish to immerse themselves in folklore and get to know Sicily, observing it from a privileged angle. Living in a ancient building in the historic center of Catania is an exceptional travel experience, indeed a special one , just as authentic Sicilian hospitality is special.

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Sicily that you want

In September, the curtain opens on a new way to make holidays in Siciy: tailor-made holidays with children and to spend relaxing time with with your four- legged friend. Da Palazzo Speciale you will find spacious and safe family rooms, in order to satisfy your requirements and those of your littleones, whatever their age range. We have also thought about your pets in order to guarantee a stay at the best quality-price: pet room- equipped with all comforts- and dedicated services. . remember to come back to this site on September 23rd!

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Vintage details but modern amenities

Il Barone
  • Wi-Fi
  • Smart TV LCD
  • Air Conditioning
  • Private Bathroom
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La Baronessa
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  • Smart TV LCD
  • Air Conditioning
  • Private Bathroom
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Ideas to make your stay special

Things to do

The best tips for our guests

Gli eventi a tema natalizio di Catania e provincia   Siamo già in pieno clima natalizio, ed oggi vogliamo informarvi sugli eventi a tema che si svolgeranno a Catania e provincia, una delle novità di quest’anno a Catania è l’allestimento di una pista di pattinaggio  alla Villa Bellini con annesse luminarie e mercatini natalizi; inoltre per viaggiare in maniera sostenibile e senza stress per tutto il periodo natalizio a Cataniasi potrà usufruire del METROBUS CHRIST...

Niccolò Fabi in Concerto

Christian racconta Christian De SIca

Pop up Market Sicily - Appuntamenti Dicembre

Famiglia Speciale

A Story that spans the centuries

The presence in Sicily of the noble Speciale family, originally from Pisa, is attested by the historical sources since the thirteenth century as aristocrats of Messina, Palermo and Nicosia, and counts among its illustrious members viceroys, barons, dukes and knights of Malta. Throughout history, the Speciale family distinguished themselves for the acquisition of numerous titles and among the many fiefdoms, they owned:the Duchy of Valverde; the baronies of Alcamo and Calatafimi, Saint’Andrea,Cipolla, Ficarazzi, Mallia, San Marco, Santa Maria la Nuova, Saint’ Onofrio , Pozzo, Vaccarizzo. The Blazon of the Speciale Family is a right weapon Mugnos“ in green , to the gold band, loaded by a lion’s branch, cut in red and accompanied by a gold star ».

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