The Castello San Marco charming hotel & Spa is located in an atmospheric historical residence along the Taormina Riviera between the Sicilian coast and the famous volcano of Etna. The original structure dates from 1690 and the main building of the complex, consisting of the warehouse and the large manor house was completed in less than two years thanks to the determination of Ignazio Sebastiano Cruyllas, Prince of Palagonia.
Villa Carlotta in Taormina is a luxury boutique Sicilian hotel and sister accommodation to the award winning Hotel Villa Ducale nearby. It is a sophisticated choice for discerning travellers who are looking for a vacation of charm and exclusivity. Villa Carlotta is still surrounded by lush gardens which boast a beautiful swimming pool and well preserved ancient ruins such as the Byzantine catacombs and a Roman road. The location is very panoramic and very quiet, but only a five minute walk from the historical center of Taormina. The hotel is ideal for a romantic getaway or honeymoon stay in Sicily.
The 4 star Taormina boutique Hotel Villa Ducale is an authentic aristocratic villa recently restored and converted into a charming and romantic hotel in Sicily. With over 80 km coastline visible from the panoramic terrace, as well as Mount Etna in the background, the hotel has an old fashioned but lively atmosphere all situated in natural and quiet surroundings.
Do expect a high quality welcome and do take the opportunity of enjoying the daily Sunset Cocktail at 6pm on the panoramic terrace. The hotel also serves complimentary Sicilian appetizers and canapés. Sip your favourite drink and meet fellow guests as the sun sets descends over the Mediterranean.
L'Approdo delle Sirene Bed and Breakfast is set in two floors of a historic building overlooking the harbour of Ortigia, the ancient historical heart of the city just across from modern Siracusa in Sicily. In fact, you can cross over to the new town using the bridge which connects the waterfront.
The 8 rooms are elegantly furnished in typical Mediterranean style and with wonderful parquet floors. All are air-conditioned and come with a personal computer, free Wi-Fi and an LCD TV. Some rooms have a balcony and some offer views of the sea. Breakfast is a sweet and savoury buffet served on the terrace overlooking the harbor and out to sea. Sicilian cannoli feature every Sunday
The 4 star Hotel Locanda Don Serafino is an extremely refined and welcoming three star hotel in the heart of old Ragusa itself inserted on the World Heritage List of Unesco. The hotel is situated right in the heart of baroque quarter of Ragusa in a tastefully renovated 19th-century mansion where many of the narrow and charming alleys of the city can only be passed on foot.
In 2011, luxury apartments belonging to Hotel Villa Carlotta and about 150 meters from the hotel, were opened in the centre of Taormina. They can be rented on a self-catering basis and guests can also enjoy the facilities of the hotel. The apartments are made up of one or two elegant bedrooms with king size beds, en-suite bathrooms and include a large living room, dining table, fully equipped kitchenette, one or two bathrooms with shower, bath tub and air conditioning, as well as complimentary Wi-Fi access.
Since 2006 soloSicily has been providing the most desirable and beautiful villas in Sicily to travellers from across the world. With our base in Sicily we have the unique advantage of being able to hand-pick and visit all of our villas to ensure they are of the highest standard.