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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Security
- Air Conditioning
- Airport Transfers
- Bicycle parking
- Board Games
- Book Exchange
- Free Breakfast
- Cable TV
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free Internet Access
- Free Parking
- Free WiFi
- Games Room
- Hair Dryers
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Hot Showers
- House Keeping
- Internet Access
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- No Curfew
- Outdoor Terrace
- Reading Light
- Reception (limited hours)
- Safe Deposit Box
- Shuttle Bus
- Steam Room
- Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
- Towels Included
- Washing Machine
- Wheelchair Friendly
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 3 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
September, October and April 07am-01am
November to March: 07am-11pm
May to August: 24 hours'
Cancellation policy is 72 hours (7 days for arrivals in July and August)
Late cancellations and no shows will result in your credit card to be charged the amount due. Please refer to HW conditions if you are booking through hostelworld and affiliates.
Card will never be charged unless in case of no show or late cancellation. Anyway, due to possible frauds, especially in high season, it can be preauthorized (NOT CHARGED) before arrival for the entire amount, to make sure it is valid. In this case, after arrival and payment, the preauthorization will be cancelled.
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The hostel is 50 meters from the train and bus station. in Via Francesco Crispi, which is one of the main streets in Syracuse, number 92.94.96,
By train (1 hour and 15 mins from Catania Station), when out of the train station turn left, while
By bus (1 hour and 20 mins from Catania Station, 1 hour from Catania Airport), when you get off the bus just cross the road towards the train station square and turn immediately right (the bus station is in front of the train station).
From the train station square you will immediately see the sign 'LOLHOSTEL', not far than 40 meters ahead in via Crispi num.92-94-96.
For train timetables please visit http://trenitalia.it/
For bus connections to Siracusa please visit http://www.interbus.it
By car (35 minutes from Catania Center, 30 minutes from Catania Airport), take the highway Catania - Siracusa (called 'Autostrada Catania Siracusa' or 'Autostrada CT-SR') and exit at 'Siracusa' (please do NOT exit at 'Siracusa nord', too far!).
Go straight for 4-5 kms, pass the traffic light and, soon after the cemetery and the big sign 'Siracusa', you will find a big double roundabout.
Follow it and when in the second part of the roundabout go left (there is a small white indication to the station, 'Stazione, Ortigia, Porto-Dogana').
After 800 mts you get to the train station.
From the station square you see the sign LOLHOSTEL.
Outside the hostel are free parking areas All the city is absolutely safe.
LoLhostel Syracuse is located in the heart of Siracusa, next to the train station, 200 meters from the two main roads of the center and less than 10 mins walking from the archeological area, and from the old town (Ortigia).
Whatever has to be visited is within a short walking distance, and you have all the station with all the trains and buses for all the destinations 50 mts from the hostel.
Catania and Mt Etna are 35 mins away by car.
Noto and its baroque style is 20 minutes away by car, 40 minutes to reach Modica, Scicli and Ragusa, and the best beaches of Sicily reachable in a few miles.