The Best Hotels in Ortigia

We’ve filtered out the noise and surfaced the best luxury, boutique and most charming hotels in Ortigia for you below. Bon voyage!

Hannah, Travel Blogger

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Ortea Luxury Palace

Rated 9.1 in 432 reviews

Located on Siracusa's Ortigia island, the Ortea Palace - Luxury Hotel features a spa, an indoor pool and a restaurant… See more

Located on Siracusa's Ortigia island, the Ortea Palace - Luxury Hotel features a spa, an indoor pool and a restaurant. This converted Art Nouveau post office offers modern rooms with air conditioning and a satellite flat-screen TV.

Rooms at the Ortea Palace come with a kettle, a minibar and a private bathroom with soft bathrobes and slippers. Some rooms have views over the Porto Piccolo marina.

Guests can enjoy a rich buffet breakfast daily.

The wellness centre includes 2 Turkish baths, a sauna and a gym. There is also a hairdresser's and a beauty salon.

The 24-hour front desk provides currency exchange and a tour desk. Laundry and dry-cleaning services are also available.

The Temple of Apollo and the Ortigia Street Market are 250 metres from the property. Siracusa Cathedral is a 10-minute walk away.

Rooms from $230

Algilà Ortigia Charme Hotel

Rated 8.9 in 430 reviews

Set on Ortigia Island overlooking the Ionian Sea, Algilà Ortigia Charme is right on the seafront. It features elegant… See more

Set on Ortigia Island overlooking the Ionian Sea, Algilà Ortigia Charme is right on the seafront. It features elegant, air-conditioned rooms equipped with antique furnishings from the 1700s. WiFi here is free.

It is housed in 3 buildings dating from 1700 decorated with antique furniture and decorations.

Each room comes with antique furniture and a private bathroom with decorated tiles. Some rooms boast wood-beamed ceilings or a four-poster bed.

Breakfast is buffet style, and includes Sicilian specialities such as organic marmalades. The restaurant serves Mediterranean cuisine with seafood specialities and a choice of gluten-free meals.

Other services offered at the property include free rental bike and free phone calls in Europe and North America.

Algilà Ortigia Charme Hotel is 5 minutes' walk from Siracusa Cathedral and 1 km from Castello Maniace. The ancient Greek amphitheatre is 10 minutes away by car.

Rooms from $138

Grand Hotel Ortigia

Rated 8.5 in 641 reviews

Offering a rooftop terrace and glass elevator with sea views, the Grand Hotel is next to the main harbour and a 5-minute… See more

Offering a rooftop terrace and glass elevator with sea views, the Grand Hotel is next to the main harbour and a 5-minute walk from the Aretusa Fountain. It is the only hotel in Ortigia with a private parking and spa facilities.

Rooms at the Grand Hotel Ortigia are spacious, and offer free Wi-Fi access, a flat-screen TV, and air conditioning. Some have a spa bath.

The Terrazza sul Mare restaurant is on the top floor of the hotel, overlooking the sea and harbour. it serves a variety of fine wines and regional specialities.

Rooms from $171

Hotel Henry's House

Rated 8.9 in 360 reviews

Set overlooking the sea on the island of Ortigia, Hotel Henry's House offers a sun terrace, snack bar and free Wi-Fi… See more

Set overlooking the sea on the island of Ortigia, Hotel Henry's House offers a sun terrace, snack bar and free Wi-Fi throughout. The Duomo di Siracusa Cathedral is a 5-minute walk away.

Most featuring a small balcony or sea views, the elegant-style rooms at Henry's House come with air conditioning, a flat-screen TV and minibar. The private bathroom includes a hairdryer and free toiletries.

Eggs, ham and cheese are served daily at the international breakfast along with locally produced cannoli pastries and cakes, orange juice and coffee.

The property is 150 metres from Castello Maniace, while the Neapolis Archeological Site is 3 km away.

Rooms from $173

Hotel Ortigia Royal Suite

Rated 9.4 in 135 reviews

Well located in the Ortigia district of Siracusa, Hotel Ortigia Royal Suite is located 350 metres from Cala Rossa Beach… See more

Well located in the Ortigia district of Siracusa, Hotel Ortigia Royal Suite is located 350 metres from Cala Rossa Beach, 500 metres from Aretusa Beach and 2 km from Spiaggia di Punta Carrozza. Featuring family rooms, this property also provides guests with a terrace. The accommodation provides a 24-hour front desk, a shuttle service, a shared lounge and free WiFi throughout the property.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms with a desk, a kettle, a minibar, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a bidet. Selected rooms are equipped with a kitchenette with a stovetop. Guest rooms include a wardrobe.

Guests at Hotel Ortigia Royal Suite can enjoy an Italian breakfast.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Castello Maniace, Tempio di Apollo and Fontana di Diana. The nearest airport is Catania Fontanarossa Airport, 63 km from Hotel Ortigia Royal Suite.

Rooms from $247

Palazzo Salomone

Rated 8.5 in 17 reviews

Attractively set in Siracusa, palazzo salomone features air-conditioned rooms, a restaurant and a garden. All rooms… See more

Attractively set in Siracusa, palazzo salomone features air-conditioned rooms, a restaurant and a garden. All rooms boast a flat-screen TV with satellite channels and a private bathroom. The accommodation provides a 24-hour front desk and room service for guests.

The rooms in the hotel are fitted with a kettle.

Guests at palazzo salomone can enjoy a continental or a à la carte breakfast.

The accommodation offers a range of wellness facilities including a hot tub and a sauna.

Syracuse Cathedral is 0.45 km from palazzo salomone, while Porto Piccolo is 2.1 km from the property. The nearest airport is Catania Fontanarossa Airport, 64 km from the hotel.

Rooms from $160

CinqueSuites Ortigia

Bed & breakfast

Rated 8.7 in 245 reviews

Offering a sun terrace and barl, CinqueSuites Ortigia is set in the the centre of Ortigia, 350 metres from Syracuse… See more

Offering a sun terrace and barl, CinqueSuites Ortigia is set in the the centre of Ortigia, 350 metres from Syracuse Cathedral. Free WiFi is available throughout.

The modern accommodation comes with a seating or living area, flat-screen TV and balcony. The en suite bathroom includes a shower and free toiletries.

The area is popular for snorkelling and diving. The bed and breakfast also offers bike hire. Syracuse Cathedral is 300 metres from CinqueSuites Ortigia, while Porto Piccolo is 1 km away. The nearest airport is Catania Fontanarossa Airport, 50 km from the property.

Rooms from $140

Re Federico Boutique Hotel

Aparthotel

Rated 9.0 in 310 reviews

Located 300 metres from Cala Rossa Beach, Re Federico Boutique Hotel provides accommodation with a bar, a terrace and… See more

Located 300 metres from Cala Rossa Beach, Re Federico Boutique Hotel provides accommodation with a bar, a terrace and room service for your convenience. Free WiFi is featured throughout the property.

Every unit features a private bathroom and bidet, air conditioning, a flat-screen TV and a fridge. There is also a kitchen in some of the units equipped with a dishwasher, a microwave, and an oven.

Guests at the aparthotel can enjoy a continental breakfast.

A car rental service is available at Re Federico Boutique Hotel.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Aretusa Beach, Spiaggia di Punta Carrozza and Fontana di Diana. The nearest airport is Catania Fontanarossa, 64 km from Re Federico Boutique Hotel, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Rooms from $142

B&B Palazzo Del Sale

Bed & breakfast

Rated 9.3 in 249 reviews

This boutique hotel is in the centre of Ortigia, near Piazza Duomo. It is set in a historic building with high ceilings… See more

This boutique hotel is in the centre of Ortigia, near Piazza Duomo. It is set in a historic building with high ceilings and stone walls. Each of the 6 rooms is spacious and unique. There is free Wi-Fi in the lobby.

All rooms at Palazzo Del Sale include satellite TV, air conditioning, and a minibar. Several of the rooms also have a terrace. The bathrooms are made with local materials, such as lava stone and terracotta.

Palazzo Del Sale is close to the Aretusa Fountain, to the Maniace Castle and to all the most important churches of Siracusa. Enjoy a walk along the Lungomare promenade, which circles the whole island.

The hotel may only be available for long stays of 2 or more nights.

Rooms from $120

Ortigia Boutique Palace

Aparthotel

Rated 8.7 in 340 reviews

Situated in Siracusa, 700 metres from Aretusa Beach and 750 metres from Cala Rossa Beach, Ortigia Boutique Palace… See more

Situated in Siracusa, 700 metres from Aretusa Beach and 750 metres from Cala Rossa Beach, Ortigia Boutique Palace features accommodation with free WiFi, air conditioning, a bar and a terrace.

All units come with a seating area, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a hairdryer, bidet and shower. Some units have a dining area and/or a balcony.

Popular points of interest near the aparthotel include Fontana di Diana, Tempio di Apollo and Syracuse Cathedral. The nearest airport is Catania Fontanarossa, 63 km from Ortigia Boutique Palace, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Rooms from $78

Palazzo Alfeo Aparthotel

Aparthotel

Rated 9.5 in 242 reviews

Featuring accommodation with free WiFi, air conditioning and flat-screen TV, Palazzo Alfeo Aparthotel is located 400 mt… See more

Featuring accommodation with free WiFi, air conditioning and flat-screen TV, Palazzo Alfeo Aparthotel is located 400 mt from Syracuse Cathedral and 2.1 km from Porto Piccolo.

Opening to a balcony with sea views, all units are fitted with a kitchen with an oven. Some units include a seating area and/or a terrace.

Cycling can be enjoyed nearby.

Archaeological Park of Neapolis is 3 km from the aparthotel, while Ospedale Rizza is 4.2 km away. Catania Fontanarossa Airport is 63 km from the property.

Rooms from $220

Alla Giudecca

Rated 8.0 in 982 reviews

Set in a restored 15th-century building, Hotel Alla Giudecca is located on Ortigia Island, Syracuse's historic centre… See more

Set in a restored 15th-century building, Hotel Alla Giudecca is located on Ortigia Island, Syracuse's historic centre, just a few metres from the sea. WiFi is free in public areas.

Giudecca's rooms are spacious and come with a living area and small kitchenette. They are all air conditioned and come with satellite TV. Some feature a small private terrace.

The medieval parts of the building include the reception, breakfast room, reading room and lounge with fireplace. It is possible to visit the ancient Jewish ritual bath underneath the property.

A continental breakfast of sweet and savoury items is served daily. Parking for motorbikes is available for free in a private courtyard.

Guided tours around Syracuse are available in Italian and English, and beauty treatments can be organised. Syracuse Cathedral is 5 minutes' walk away.

Rooms from $75

Hotel Gutkowski

Rated 8.4 in 294 reviews

Located by the main landmarks of the historic centre of Siracusa, Hotel Gutkowski overlooks the sea and is comprised of… See more

Located by the main landmarks of the historic centre of Siracusa, Hotel Gutkowski overlooks the sea and is comprised of 2 old buildings, which originally housed local fishermen and craftsmen.

Restored in a contemporary style, yet respectful of the Sicilian tradition, the Gutkowski boasts natural colours, intimate interior and a friendly atmosphere.

A buffet breakfast is offered daily including homemade cakes and yogurt, cheese, eggs and hot drinks.

Every room of this historic establishment is a bit different from the other ones, according to its position in the property. Some of the rooms face the sea, others, quieter, overlook the surrounding rooftops or face a typical old street.

Rooms from $82