Conceived like a small Boutique hotel, BAD is the first Design Bed & Breakfast in the heart of Catania. Much more than a simple b&b, it is a unique mix of hospitality and creativity, ideal for both those travelling for pleasure and for business. It unites the fascinating Catanese baroque architecture with contemporary art and design.
At BAD one breathes the creativity of Giulia and Alessandro, the two owners and curators. Professionals in the World of advertising and graphic design, they have expertly created within the ample and comfortable rooms different ambiences, exhibiting psychedelic wallpapers, amazing 19th Century Sicilian artifacts, vintage furniture and works of young aspiring artists.
Every room of the b&b in fact has a different mood, colour and feeling, with two or three beds, private bathroom and naturally all the comforts you would expect.
Each room at the B&B BAD is a small world of taste and colors, funny and unusual combinations... a puzzle of arts, crafts, modern and vintage furniture.
All our rooms are equipped with:
• private bathroom
• TV, DVD/CD player
• air conditioner/heat pump
• digital safe-deposit box
• soundproof windows
• bed linen and towels
• free wi-fi
Because BAD is more than a sleeping experience.
(From the A18 & A19 motorways and Siracusa) Drive the length of the motorway in the direction of “Centro (City Centre) and / or Porto (Port) until you arrive in Via Cardinal Dusmet (the street with the characteristic arches). At the end of this street pass through the last arch and you will find yourself in Via Cristoforo Colombo.
Take the no 431 AMT bus from the bus stop in front of the Central Train Station. Get off at the first bus stop in Via Cristoforo Colombo. You will find us at No.24
Take the No 457 AMT bus from outside the airport terminal and get off at Piazza Borsellino / Piazza Alcala soon after the arches - (the entrance to Catania).Return to the crossroads and turn right into Via Dusmet. Walk the length of the street (following the arches to your left). Pass the Bar “Etoile D’Or and to the left is the beginning of Via Cristoforo Colombo. You will find us at No.24