Palazzo Gilistro

Cell. +39 3886954195
Cell. +39 3318650835


Via dell’Amalfitania, 12
Ortigia – Siracusa


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We will take care of all your needs.


Check-in and check-out rules
– check-in between 16:00 and 19.00
– check-out between 09:00 and 11:00.

On request you can anyway postpone or anticipate the arrival or departure.

  • Children are welcome.
  • For the baby we provide a free cradle.
  • It’s not possible to add extra beds on request.
  • All our double beds are not separable, so if you need separate beds, you can opt for our triple, quadruple or family rooms.
  • Animals are welcome too. We could ask an additional fee for extra cleaning.
List of closer free car parking


(Paid admission, covered: 0,50 € for the first hour and 1 € for the following hours, € 10.00 for 24 hours) – is 600 meters from our B&B



(outdoor, free parking on the white lines)
– is 500 meters from our building.



In this area, a few meters from the hotel, there is pay and display parking in the blue stripes and a paid admission car park with a few places and more expensive than the other large parking areas suggested.



Via Bengasi / via Rodi), located 5 minutes walking from the historic center. It is a pay and display car park with ticket machine (€ 1.00 / hour for cars). In the parking area there are also restrooms, a bar and a station of the bike-sharing service.


From the car parks listed above there are the shuttle buses that will take you with a few stops directly in Piazza Archimede, a few meters from Palazzo Gilistro.

To know
Despite the majority of the B&B, guesthouse and holiday home doesn’t have a reception, our structure, in high season, had decided to give more attention to our guest, assisting him for any information and requirement (also outside the arrival time) in our reception / boutique located in via Cavour 4, at the ground floor of our building.

It is however necessary to specify that this service is not an h24 service, so it is preferable to notify us the estimated time of your arrival at least one day in advance by calling the number 0039 3886954195 or 0039 3318650835 or by sending an e-mail to:

Getting around and park in the old town centre

The central location, just few steps from the Duomo, inevitably involves some little inconvenience for cars, but enjoy the Inner City from the inside is priceless.
We want to simplify your parking using all the services available (such as allowed entry in the Limited Traffic Area, normally just for residents, through the communication of the number plates to the competent authorities.

Moreover, small measures as adeguate information for the guests (mail with all the informations at the booking time) and the maximum availability of our employees to provide on-site support to the host.
Shortly after entering in the Ortigia island there is a light panel that marks the entrance to the ZTL (the limited traffic area).

If the ZTL were active, as our guests, you can enter serenely in the area reserved for residents, as we will report your license plate to the competent authorities.

Before parking the car, you can stop in Piazza Archimede at 100 m from our structure, to unload your luggages. Finally, it is important to know that you can not park inside the yellow lines, as they are JUST FOR RESIDENTS, or where there are the signs indicating a resident area.

It is possible to park instead where there are white stripes (free) and blue (payment). However, pay attention to the signs indicating the time delimitation.
However we reveal in advance below the list of the nearest parking areas. Close to our structure (300 metres), on require, there is a private pay and secure parking.

Via dell’Amalfitania, 12, 96100
Ortigia – Siracusa SR
Cell. +39 331 865 0835
Cell. +39 388 6954195