B&B Ragusa Ibla, Epoca Camere con Stile

November 4, 2018Niry Fidelis

Epoca: Feeling the Old World Charm

One of the most charming B&B in Ragusa Ibla

Hotel Ragusa Ibla

 I spend most of my time looking for places as magical as those I used to dream about, that would add something more to our routine vacationAnd that was how I found this B&B in Ragusa Ibla, “Epoca” it was named.

Do you believe if I say that we stayed in the centre of Ragusa Ibla where we could park our car just in front of our hotel? Oh yes, thats so trueIf you have read my past articles about the other towns of Sicily you already know why parking quite near the hotel is such a relief, it is a very rare occasion in Sicily. But it is not all about this wonderful B&B in Ragusa Ibla!
Since the minute I stepped foot there, I actually felt like I was important. Just to start mentioning something, B&B Epoca had an ideal location, it was at the starting point of the centre of Ragusa Ibla but yet walking distance to all the attractions. Parking was on the front street and we were provided with a municipality pass to make sure that we did not receive any fines.
Hotel Ragusa Ibla

It was an ancient building of the 19th century owned and managed by the sisters Costanza and Maria Diquattro. You know when people say that everything is impeccable? That is the feeling we got while staying there: Epoca was a recently renovated B&B, (if I’m not mistaken, it used to be the owners home), with tastefully furnished, luminous and huge rooms where attention to details was impressive. It was clean and silent. I loved even the smell of the house. Beds were very comfortable and moreover different kind of pillows were available to assure a perfect rest. I wondered how the sisters Diquattro have been able to create such a touch of elegance; Class is something that you wont come to find from one day to another right? They have to have been born in that atmosphere and this is the only answer I could give to myself when going around the B&B. It seemed we were in a movie; it was like if we stepped out of a time machine and landed into an aristocratic life of a couple of centuries ago, only our clothing was outofplace. They have been able to keep up the past at 100% and giving a necessary touch of new where needed, without obviously forgetting the comforts of nowadays. 
Hotel Ragusa Ibla

They had electric bicycles for customers’ use which was great to go up and down the hills of Ragusa.

Once again, a special attention goes to the breakfast, which was prepared with the Sicilian high-quality local specialities, things have not been exposed just only to give something to eat, but we could feel how every single item was intended to give the pleasure of eating

Hotel Ragusa Ibla

The hosts?  There is nothing to add about them, you can see when things are done with passion and heartEVERYTHING was AMAZINGReturning seemed a must.

Hotel Ragusa Ibla

I only want to give you one advice, in case you reserve at Epoca call the sisters to get the information on parking because they have limited numbers of city pass and if it is not available any more, the sisters will guide you to the best solution. You don’t need a car in this town so once you park it you won’t touch it again until you leave.

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Comments (22)

  • Yamini Baghel

    November 5, 2018 at 8:48 am

    Epoca sounds fun! Will definitely add it to my bucket list for my next trip. Great article. Thanks for sharing!

  • Stacie

    November 5, 2018 at 2:37 pm

    Epoca looks like such an amazing place! Those photos have me itching to go there. It's soooo beautiful.

  • Alexandra Cook

    November 6, 2018 at 12:59 am

    Wow! So beautiful! I can see myself sitting at the table on the deck enjoying the sunshine. Would love to visit here!

  • Unknown

    November 6, 2018 at 1:06 am

    What a lovely place to visit! Your pictures make me really want to go!

  • Wendy Lemeric

    November 6, 2018 at 9:50 am

    Never heard of this place but this is definitely a beautiful and charming place to be in!!

  • Monidipa Dutta

    November 6, 2018 at 11:53 am

    It sounds like an amazing place. Worth visiting it.

  • Yeah Lifestyle

    November 6, 2018 at 1:02 pm

    That looks like such a lovely place to stay. The hosts certainly sound like they go above and beyond for their guests.

  • Annette, 3 Little Buttons

    November 6, 2018 at 1:37 pm

    It looks like a lovely place to visit. If a hotel owner is passionate about what they do, it really comes across and makes a stay that much more special. What brilliant customer service!

  • Catherine Santiago – Jose

    November 6, 2018 at 3:20 pm

    I have never heard of this place before but it looks really a nice destination to visit with your family and it looks like that you have a wonderful trip and a lot of fun in this place.

  • Lyosha Varezhkina

    November 6, 2018 at 4:56 pm

    Looks like a nice place! I really like it. Makes me want to visit it

  • Coombe Mill

    November 6, 2018 at 5:33 pm

    Goodness this looks like an an amazing place to stay. Full of sophistication and all the nice things you want away.

  • Laura – Alagoz

    November 6, 2018 at 10:59 pm

    The view looks so beautiful! x


  • Angelle L

    November 7, 2018 at 1:20 am

    I love the old world charm and the stunning architecture. What a lovely Bed and Breakfast with beautiful rooms and gorgeous scenic views.

  • Tiffany La Forge-Grau

    November 7, 2018 at 3:02 am

    I love old world charm and had never heard of Ragusa Ibla. This is a beautiful location!

  • Jasmine Hewitt

    November 7, 2018 at 3:17 am

    this sounds like an amazing place to stay! i'll need to research it a bit more

  • Karolina

    November 7, 2018 at 8:49 am

    Italy is THE country to go to. I really like how you described Epoca – seems like a gorgeous choice:)

  • Preet

    November 7, 2018 at 10:36 am

    Such beautiful photos! This is completely and utterly spectacular!I would love to travel
    and stay here so much. Thanks for sharing

  • Samantha Kuzyk

    November 7, 2018 at 4:51 pm

    What a beautiful B&B! Sounds like it was a great place to stay during your trip!

  • duffelbagspouse travels

    November 7, 2018 at 5:55 pm

    This is such a beautiful and charming hotel. I can imagine spending a long weekend there.

  • Daphne’ Adams

    November 7, 2018 at 10:12 pm

    This place looks so relaxing, like a weekend getaway at a cute little cottage with family.

  • Danielle

    November 8, 2018 at 1:13 am

    This place really does look super magical. I bet you had the most magnificent time!

  • Surekha Busa

    November 8, 2018 at 2:40 pm

    Wow, this place is amazingly beautiful and by seeing these stunning photo my mind say that I need to go and see this place.

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