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Des Etrangers Hotel & Spa

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The historic island of Ortigia is home to the five-star Des Etrangers Hotel & Spa. With a nearby beach, as well as a dedicated spa, fitness centre, bars and restaurants, you will find everything you need to enjoy a refined Italian holiday. The islet itself is part of Sicily, and the hotel is a great choice for a luxurious, charming experience of Mediterranean life.

How far is the nearest beach?

The hotel is about 100m from the beach.

Distance from Airport

It is 64km from Catania Fontanarossa Airport and 330km from Palermo Airport to the hotel.


The hotel has a variety of light, spacious rooms and suites to suit every guest. Choose from Classic Rooms, Superior Rooms, Deluxe Sea View Rooms, Junior Suites and Junior Suites with a sea view. Each one features a bathroom with shower or bath, safety deposit box, minibar, LCD TV, hairdryer, telephone, bathrobes, Wi-Fi access and air conditioning.

Classic Rooms are 21m², and overlook the courtyard with views of the rooftop architecture of Ortigia. Superior Rooms cover 24m² and offer a balcony with partial views of the Gulf of Ortigia. Deluxe Sea View Rooms are 26m² feature panoramic sea views over the Gulf of Ortigia from an attractive balcony.

Junior Suites Miramare feature a living room, bedroom, bathroom and a balcony with a partial sea view. There is also a writing desk, FREE Wi-Fi and complimentary tea and coffee making facilities. For an extra level of luxury, opt for a Junior Suite for fantastic views of the Mediterranean Sea from the balcony.

Food & Drink

Wining and dining are stylish affairs at Des Etrangers. Between March – October, have a refined breakfast experience at Medusa Restaurant. For delicious meals and drinks with a view, head to the Roof Garden & Bar. For relaxed drinks in a social, welcoming atmosphere, Bar Sabot is the place to go.

Sports & Entertainment

The hotel is just steps away from the beach, and there is also a solarium where you can relax and soak up the sun. Unwind further at the spa and wellness centre in the spa pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, ice fall, Turkish bath or treatment rooms. There is also a fitness centre, as well as the possibility to hire bicycles and book boat excursions (local charges apply). The hotel is in the perfect location to explore the historic city of Syracuse.


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • ATM
  • Bar
  • Gym
  • Hairdryer
  • Indoor Swimming Pool
  • Internet Access
  • Lifts
  • Living/ Dining Room
  • Luggage Storage
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
  • Satellite TV
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Sunbathing Terrace
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Turkish Bath
  • Wifi