A Mediterranean Crossroad: 10 Places To Stay In Ragusa, Italy - Updated 2024

places to stay in Ragusa Italy
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Ragusa rises majestically along an ancient hillside, a city nestled in a valley on the island of Sicily. Romans, Byzantines, Arabs, and Normans all once held sway over this part of the Mediterranean. Ragusa Ibla is a Baroque architectural masterpiece full of breathtaking churches, plazas and palaces. The rest of the town has plenty to interest visitors with museums, stunning cathedrals, art filled churches, calming plazas, shops, restaurants, and lovely cafes. Here is Trip101’s list of the best places to stay during your trip to Ragusa.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on July 20, 2024.

1. Home of dreams (from USD 76)

This unique home is ideally situated in Ragusa close to the Church of San Vito and a short walk from Ragusa Ibla. The charming cave-house, with an entryway off of a quiet courtyard, has one bedroom and one bathroom.

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Ragusa, Sicilia, Italy
1.63 km (1.1 mi) from Giardino Ibleo
291 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Dome 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is exactly as shown the photos warmly decorated and has all the amenities needed
sleeping in the elegant cave-bed was a highlight for us
there is a sweet little patio outside with cacti and a stone bench; good wifi
maria's place is gorgeous and comfortable with full amenities very thoughtfully curated
the apartment feels like a very special authentic sicilian experience
very clean and quiet
clean and comfortable - all facilities - they thought of everything
clean neat as a pin and was supplied with just about every goodie you want around you
the house was very clean and tidy with great facilities and amenities
i was grateful for the washing machine (cycle takes 3 hours; drying rack only)
they were really friendly
maria is a great host
people were so kind and helpful everywhere we went
the host welcomed us with home made cake and tipical products
maria was a wonderful host
location is great too
brilliant central location a short walk from the beautiful ibla area
close to supermarket free parking very close to shopping and cafes
such a cool place in the best location to see everything
beautiful place with a great location
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2. Like at home

This one-bedroom apartment, decorated with homemade furniture, is close to the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, and approximately 1.5 km (0.9 miles) from Ragusa Ibla. A kitchen with all of the essentials makes this a nice option for those who enjoy cooking at home while vacationing. The apartment has a queen sized bed in the bedroom and a sofa bed in the common area.

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Ragusa, Sicilia, Italy
2.24 km (1.4 mi) from Giardino Ibleo
31 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 3 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it has a very stable wifi connection
lovely clean flat with great communication and help from the owners in terms of getting a bus
it was a really nice and clean apartment nearby the new centre
there was lots of food in the house when we arrived and it was very clean
the apartment is cozy bright and absolutely clean
we spent two nights in this clean and centrally located apartment
the owners they were very kind and friendly since we arrived
francesco and his wife are wonderful hosts
the owners take pride in providing the traveller quality accomodation
francesco and his wife were really helpful and nice to us
francesco's wife was really helpful
a good place to stay
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3. Central room with a private bathroom and kitchen (from 42 USD)

This room in a private home is located in central Ragusa and is a 30-minute walk from Ragusa Ibla. The room is central to Ragusa’s restaurants, bars, and shops. The bedroom has one double bed that can be separated into two individual single beds. An additional bed can be added if needed. The bedroom has a balcony. This first-floor room comes with a private bathroom and kitchen, but the shared stairwell leading to the host family’s living area passes through the accommodation.

Central room with a private bathroom and kitchen

Price: from 42 USD

Number of Guests: 3

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4. Home away from home

This two bedroom apartment is close to the center of Ragusa and about 1.5 km (0.9 mi) from Ragusa Ibla. Close to the apartment are restaurants, bars, and plenty of places to shop. The apartment has a kitchen for those wishing to prepare meals at home. Parking is not available on the property.

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Ragusa, Sicilia, Italy
2.27 km (1.5 mi) from Giardino Ibleo
16 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 4 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
the place is absolutely clean and not far from the old town
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5. Il Duomo Relais (from USD 105)

A darling old world guest house, Il Duomo Relais offers rooms in the city of Ragusa. The rooms are full of charming details. Free public parking is available and Wi-Fi is included. All rooms have a private bathroom and several of them have amazing views.

Il Duomo Relais

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Il Duomo Relais This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Via Dottor Solarino 61
609 meters (0.4 ft) from Giardino Ibleo

Parking Meeting/banquet facilities Tennis court Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Business centre Babysitting/child services

6. Aurà - Guest House Iblea (from USD 126)

The Aurà - Guest House Iblea provides comfortable rooms near the Church of San Giacomo. Rooms are air conditioned and there is free Wi-Fi. A few of the property’s rooms have interesting views. All rooms have a private bathroom. There is a communal kitchen for guest use. Car rental can be arranged onsite, and public parking is available nearby.

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Aurà - Guest House Iblea This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Wifi Available

Address: Via Tenente la Rocca 4
117 meters (382.3 ft) from Giardino Ibleo

Parking Room service Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Business centre Babysitting/child services Family rooms

7. San Giorgio Palace (from USD 77)

The San Giorgio Palace Hotel is located in Ragusa close to the Cathedral of Saint George. The property is wonderfully designed and has stunning views of the surrounding countryside. All rooms have a small refrigerator and air conditioning. Free parking public parking is available close to the hotel.

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San Giorgio Palace Hotel Ragusa Ibla

Wifi Available

Address: Via Avv. Ottaviano (Circonvallazione Ragusa Ibla)
547 meters (0.4 ft) from Giardino Ibleo

Parking Room service Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle

8. Iblainsuite (from USD 177)

Iblainsuite is a book lover’s dream. This hotel is close to the Duomo of San Giorgio and the Palazzo La Rocca. Each guest room reflects the work of a different major Sicilian novelist. All rooms come with air conditioning and a private bathroom. The cost of the accommodation includes a breakfast lovingly made with local products. Free public parking can usually be squared away somewhere in the vicinity. Iblainsuite is pet friendly. The hotel has a garden, hot tub, and a terrace for guests to enjoy.

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Wifi Available

Address: Via Capitano Bocchieri 46
595 meters (0.4 ft) from Giardino Ibleo

Pets allowed Bar Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Breakfast in the room Internet services

9. Guest House Niria (from USD 72)

Guest House Niria is a few blocks from the Cathedral of San Giovanni. All rooms have a television and a private bathroom. Some rooms have balconies. Wi-Fi is available, but onsite parking is not.

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Wifi Available

Address: 82 Via Roma
1.74 km (1.1 mi) from Giardino Ibleo

Parking Pets allowed Terrace Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Internet services Heating Luggage storage

10. Bellavista Suite

This two floor apartment is located in the heart of central Ragusa. The suite has two bedrooms and one and a half bathrooms. A walk-in closet complements the downstairs master bedroom. Catch a night breeze on the apartment’s darling outdoor terrace. Wi-Fi and air conditioning are available. Relax in style in the living room with amazing views of Ragusa Ibla. The upstairs kitchen is equipped with a stove, refrigerator, dishwasher, cutlery, and dishes.

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Ragusa, Sicilia, Italy
1.47 km (1.0 mi) from Giardino Ibleo
96 reviews  
Entire loft 6 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we enjoyed milk and coffee as well as yogurts and small condiments which made breakfast easy
very nice apartment with romantic view on beautiful ragusa ibla
there is a lovely view of ibla from her living room which was magical especially at dawn
great to have two balconies and given the heat when i was there air conditioning as well
the views from the apartment over towards ragusa alba are just stunning
spotlessly clean and lovely property
everything was very clean
superb apartment spacious very clean and cosy
quiet clean and with a lot of light
the apartment was very comfortable spacious clean and extremely tastefully decorated
the host is very friendly and supportive
great and helpfull host
host were very friendly highly recommend
nadia was a cery helpful host
the host is very helpful and i highly recommend nadia's place
great location central to the city centre and a quick walk to many key spots
beautiful apartment in great location
the place is wonderfully situated for everything
excellent location with easy walking to restaurant area in the "newer" town
the walk to ragusa alba is easy and only 20 minutes
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Ancient places and modern dreams

Over the millennia how many languages have been spoken on these shores over shared meals and in the final moments before sleep? Cultural crossroads give the world beauty. May this one continue to do so. We hope these suggestions help you sleep well in Ragusa.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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