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    Hotel Villa Ducale

    via Leonardo da Vinci 60, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$274
          US$264
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          Overview
          • Excellent90%
          • Very good7%
          • Average1%
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          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Hot Tub
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Rooftop Bar
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          Private Balcony
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 7 April 2012

          Villa Ducale ( Duke's Villa ) was the highlight of our trip to Sicily. All the staff are very professional and warm. The ambience is really wonderful. The room we stayed in was beautiful and romantic. The toiletries in the bathroom were 1st class. The...More

          3  Thank hmshlsl
          Reviewed 6 April 2012

          My son is studying in England for his junior year abroad, and thought Sicily would be an interesting destination for a week. He was certainly right, and Taormina served as a fine travel base and destination onto itself. It is a very beautiful town, perched...More

          4  Thank stacy b
          Reviewed 4 April 2012

          We can only say it again: what a wonderful place. It spoiled us for every other place we stayed in Sicily. The hotel (more of an inn, really) was beautiful, the views spectacular, the staff so warm and helpful, you felt like you’d made friends...More

          1  Thank 2travelersboston
          Reviewed 2 April 2012

          We stayed at the beautiful Villa Ducale last month and it was perfect. Let Antonio, Santi , Miguele, Milena and all the other lovely staff cater for all your needs. We mainly ate in-house, Our favourites were the Pasta Normana, Gnocchi pesto and pie at...More

          5  Thank Poshladdie
          Reviewed 1 April 2012

          I went to Villa Ducale with my husband. The staff were so friendly and spoke excellent English. They always called us by name. Our room was unbelievable. The whole place was just so romantic and perfect. I have a lot of food allergies and the...More

          4  Thank Susan422
          Response from VillaDucale, Owner at Hotel Villa Ducale

          Dear friends from Maryland, your review is simply wonderful ! We and the whole Villa Ducale staff wish to thank you for the praises; we believe you have perfectly caught the soul and the spirit of our very special hotel ! Send our best regards...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room Service
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$220 - US$650 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #1 Luxury Hotel in Taormina
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 17
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          • Location
          • Italy >
          • Sicily >
          • Province of Messina >
          • Taormina
          • Also Known As
          • Ducale Hotel Taormina ,
          • Hotel Villa Ducale Taormina, Sicily
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Annechka1
          Is there parking?
          13 April 2017|
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          Response from hsarmstrong | Reviewed this property |
          Yes there is parking available on site, if you leave your car on the road the hotel staff will very skilfully manoeuvre it into the parking bays off road.there is also a shuttle bus which takes you into the town and returns... More
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          Rockerwife
          What are prices for breakfast and dinner?
          26 December 2016|
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          Response from hsarmstrong | Reviewed this property |
          Break fast was included in our package. Evening meal for two approx 80euros
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          Jennifer R
          Which beach would be best to visit when staying at this hotel?
          4 November 2016|
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          "Suites have a sitting room and are quite a lot larger than the king room for a reasonable upgrade."
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          "Ask for a room with a view and a balcony - I think most do but I'm not sure."
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          "Don't hesitate to interact with staff about anything you want."
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          "all have excellent views; all are different; all are quiet."
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