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Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card on arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

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The Yard Hostel

Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

We are on Viale XX Settembre, the central street of the city of Catania from which you can easily reach the main places of historical and cultural interest, the shopping streets, historic markets and the nightlife areas of Catania.

The hostel has a bar, a shared kitchen, a large common room, a garden, a terrace and a courtyard.

Inside the hostel you will find spacious dorms with 8, 6, 4 beds and a double /single room with private bathroom.

The Yard Hostel Policies and Conditions:

Cancellation policy: 48h before arrival.

Check in from 7:00 to 23:00 .
Check out before 10:30 .
Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards, debit cards.
This property may pre authorize your credit card.


Taxes included.
Breakfast included.
No curfew. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.9

  • Security 9.8

  • Location 9.7

  • Staff 9.9

  • Atmosphere 9.8

  • Cleanliness 10.0

  • Facilities 9.8

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    06 Jan 2020
    The hostel is very beautiful with a large common area and many lovely details in its furniture. Stayed during low season so there were only few guests there, but I beliebe the atmosphere will be great when more people are around.
    Germany, Male, 18-24
  • 10.0


    29 Dec 2019
    This has to be the best hostel I have stayed at. The staff/owners are very welcoming and knowledge.
    Australia, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0


    22 Dec 2019
    The Yard Hostel is the best hostel I have ever stayed in!!! I have been in many hostels around the world and no other one compares to the attentive service and hospitality I received during my stay in this hostel. From the moment I entered the hostel, I was welcomed and treated as family. The hostel is very clean with a chill environment and a great social atmosphere. Carlo, Alessia, and Salvo made my time and my transition to move to Catania one of the best. I highly recommend this hostel!
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0


    16 Nov 2019
    What an amazing hostel! A beautiful vibe with beautiful and helpful people working there. Best bed I ever had in a hostel. Hidden but close to a very busy street. Have already recommended to other travelers who want to see the beautiful city of Catania!
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0


    03 Nov 2019
    After traveling in Europe for 1 months, I found this hostel and I’ll never forget it. I met awesome travelers whom I traveled in Catania while staying here. The staff and owners are so cool and friendly. I’ll never forget the last night here they invited me to have dinner with them and their families. I was also able to rest bc they have big beds and was able to focus on writing and drawing since they have a chill place on the second floor. The kitchen and free breakfast was awesome.
    USA, Male, 31-40
  • 10.0


    03 Nov 2019
    Great place, spacious rooms and beds. They have secure parking for a motorcycle, which was nice.
    USA, Male, 31-40
  • 10.0


    27 Oct 2019
    Definitely one of the best hostels I've stayed at. Beautifully restored building, large rooms (spacious in general), high ceilings, wide beds. These huge beds all come with a large locker, reading light and individual sockets. Due to the location in a courtyard, you don't really notice street noise or the general bustle of the city. Large common areas for chilling out, having a drink, or eating takeaway pizza (I highly recommend asking the staff for recommendations!). I would stay here again!
    Switzerland, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0


    26 Oct 2019
    I love this hostel, the patio area is like being in your own backyard in the heart of the city surrounded by trees and rocks, it's quiet and charming. The bathroom and shower are so clean, and the bed is a full-size bed in a spacious room. The staffs are genuine and great people! I will definitely stay there again.
    USA, Female, 31-40
  • 9.7


    06 Nov 2019
    Clean place, reasonably priced. Come to think of it, one of the cleanest I've been to. Also great location with an amazing staff.
    Slovenia, Male, 31-40
  • 8.0


    11 Jan 2020
    Calm and quiet in winter with everything you need. The staff are friendly and helpful and the building is very well maintained. I would stay there again if I was in Catania.
    Australia, Male, 18-24
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Air Conditioning
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Security Lockers
  • Towels Not Included
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Board Games
  • Games Room
  • PlayStation
  • Wi-Fi