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Excelsior Palace Hotel

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#25 of 88 Hotels in Taormina
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Uckfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 June 2015

This hotel has a nice feel to it, friendly helpful staff add to that feeling. The situation is perfect for strolling into Taormina, with its own terrace and a pool that to say the least is on the edge of a cliff with superb views to the bay & Etna. The rooms are a little tired and in need of...

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Manchester
Reviewed 15 June 2015

This will be our 7th visit to Taormina and this Hotel. It is perfectly positioned for a great holiday. The hotel is full of old Italian charm, and the staff are just fantastic. My wife (Julie) and I are made to feel at home and relax as we walk through the entrance. Only one month to go and just can't...

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1Thank Barry W
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 15 June 2015

We arrived at this hotel very late on a Sunday evening and were welcomed by a very pleasant gentleman. Unfortunately we didn't get his name as he was one of the more friendly members of staff in the hotel. He was there mostly at night and during the day once or twice. Andreas helped us with our bags and again...

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Dublin
Reviewed 9 June 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for a week in July 2014. Firstly Taormina is amazing, ok you have to get from Catania which must be one of the toughest places I've ever been to (tent cities in the city centre, graffiti everywhere etc...) first but it is well worth it. The hotel is pretty old but if you have an Etna/sea view room...

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Lincs
Reviewed 7 June 2015

The reception staff were courteous and good natured. Breakfast was fine, the usual continental breakfast and plentiful. The breakfast room and service were well organised. Didn't use the restaurant so cannot comment. Had a nice room. l liked the decor and the furniture was tasteful. Bathroom fine, and good toiletries which were replaced as needed without any problems. No problems...

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2Thank Nick W
Newcastle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 June 2015

This is an hotel you will dream about after you have visited. A quirky place with fantastic views of Mount Etna and the Med, very central to the pedestrian streets and the evening passageata of Taormina, a real hotel with personality! The staff are so professional and so helpful, visiting here is like travelling used to be 20 years ago...

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1Thank Jonathan S
Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 4 June 2015

The hotel is located right at the beginning of the pedestrian zone. Its overlooking the bay below as well as the Etna. Very nice apéritif area benefiting from this view. The rooms are nice and clean and the hotel is rather luxurious Staff was very friendly. Found the price of 150 Euro for the room (bed and breakfast) very good...

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1Thank William F
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 June 2015

This was used by our tour group and we really would have liked more time at the hotel, so we skipped one day's itinerary and spent the day around the hotel and taormina, We enjoyed the whole experience, the views from the front of the hotel are breathtaking (Etna covered in snow ) and sitting there with a drink before...

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Coggeshall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

Our third stay at the Excelsior Palace and we are looking forward to going back again already. The hotel is spectacularly positioned to take in views of Etna, the Greek theatre and the stunning Sicilian coast. The views from the pool and sun lounging areas are the best we have ever experienced. The hotel is also ideally located for visiting...

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Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 30 May 2015

Just had 5 nights staying at the Excelsior Palace. I found the rooms to be a good size, the bathroom to be a little dated with low water pressure. The staff were very helpful with anything we asked about including transfers to Catania airport. Although the hotel is a little tired it makes up for that with its stunning views...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Excelsior Palace Hotel even to day after more then one hundred years its building is considered one of the most appreciated hotel structure in Taormina.Its architecture draw its origin from a context cultural and natural,Greek,Roman and Medieval.The Excelsior Palace Hotel looks over one of the most beautiful wiew of the world:Etna and the Bay of Naxos, the Greek Theatre, and the immense space of the Jonian Sea. ... more   less 

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Address: Via Toselli 8, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Messina > Taormina
Price Range: $188 - $480 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Excelsior Palace Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 88
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Excelsior Palace Taormina
Hotel Excelsior Palace
Excelsior Palace Hotel Taormina, Sicily
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#17 Luxury Hotel in Taormina
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“Top floor , room 202 was good , some have balcony & sea views”
chrisnI6324QD, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Pay the extra for an Etna room. The views are fabulous and the rooms much bigger than the basic rooms.”
neilbalderstone, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Sea view balcony”
outoftown60, 10 May 2017 | Read review
“Sea view rooms are beatiful”
omerziv2000, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Be a regular visitor.”
EEBergman, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
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