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Hotel des Etrangers & Spa
The Des Etrangers & Spa Hotel Siracusa sits right on the shore of the stuning island of Ortigia. The ancient town of Siracusa is unique in its layout – the historical centre is the island of Ortigia, which sticks out on a limb and is connected to mainland Sicily by a small roadbridge.
5 star luxury accommodation on the island of Ortigia, Siracusa
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The part of the city on land was utilised by the ancient Greeks who first founded this colony in around 730BC and to the north of the centre is what is referred to as the archaeological area, including the famous Greek amphitheatre where tragedies are still performed today in the open air and in original language.

The stunning architecture and narrow lanes that characterise the island of Ortigia will transport you back in time and leave an indelible memory in your heart. The clear blue sea and local beaches offer the perfect counterpart to this city so rich in heritage too – allowing guests to Siracusa the perfect combination of relaxation and culture.

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Getting there

To organise a transfer from Siracusa Station or Catania Fontanarossa Airport (40km away) go to the Des Etrangers & Spa Hotel Siracusa Booking Office. Otherwise, a taxi directly from the station shouldn’t cost more than about €10. If you haven’t much to carry, it’s a leisurely 10 minute stroll using the map above to guide you.

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