MAD (in Ballarò) Bed & Breakfast is located in the heart of Palermo, two steps to the famous Ballaro Market and Quattro Canti square, ten minutes to the Cathedral, the Teatro Massimo and all the monuments and the most important places in the old town.
In 10 minutes you can easily reach the Central Railway Station and the bus stop to /from Palermo Airport. The harbour of Palermo is a 25 minutes walk.
The handcrafted design, great passion of the owners, makes very original and creative the apartment. It's newly renovated and offer great privacy and all comforts.
The common areas, friendly and colorful, are available to guests, with a selection of books, comics and board games; in the green little terrace, space for smokers.
The two bedrooms are equipped with private bathroom for the exclusive use, LED TV 24 "and DVD / Blue ray player, NETFLIX, free wi-fi, desk, air conditioning and heating in the winter and decorated with works of artists and craftsmen of recycling.
We offer a full breakfast (gluten free on request) in the living room and a relax area in the little covered terrace.
You can come here with your dog too, by communicating in advance.
Near (within 45 mins) train station / airport / port
Mirror or luggage case
Sofa / armchairs
Guides / maps / books available
Local events calendar
Discounts in local shops and restaurants for the guests
Holiday themes - house features
Every day our guests can choose a different breakfast on our menu: various types of coffee (espresso Lavazza, decaf, ginseng, long) and milk (cow, rice), cappuccino, yogurt, fruit juices, a wide selection of teas and herbal teas, the freshly squeezed oranges in season; and then Nutella, local fruit's jams and honey, biscuits, corn flakes, muesli, toast, as well as delicious samplings of the local bakery. On request breakfast is available gluten free, for our celiac guests.
We're Antonella and Santino, a young couple of creative, travel lovers and locals of beautiful Sicily.
We studied Archaeology and Art, wère in love with our city, its history and its hidden places.
We decided in 2015 to open our home to travelers and creativity lovers and we love so much to give to our guests our tips about traditional and alternative Palermo.
Here we try to make your stay as comfortable as possible, thanks to the comforts we have equipped the rooms, a great privacy and a genuine breakfast.
MAD is also a laboratory of ideas open to artists and new experiences, the result of the creativity of young local artisans and our love for details: together we organize workshops and re-use experiences our guests.
Upon arrival wèll welcome you with a good coffee and all our tips to visit the multiform Palermo.
We are waiting for you!
Area City Center
MAD bed & breakfast is located a two minutes (walking) to the Quattro Canti and the churches of Jesus (so called Casa Professa), San Cataldo, and Santa Maria dell'Ammiraglio (Martorana), to the historic market Ballarò, attended by hundreds of people, and the Fontana Pretoria. In ten minutes you can reach the Cathedral, the Teatro Massimo, the Palace of the Normans. All other monuments, museums and gardens of the old town are easily reached on foot, without the use of public transport.