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Hotel el Jebel

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Salita Ciampoli 9, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
13 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is near the centre of Taormina, just off the Main Street. We had a classic double room on the first floor. Not much of a view and it was a little on the small side but very comfortable and well equipped with a luxurious bathroom which had an excellent shower and 'his' and 'hers' basins (!). There were... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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83 reviews 83 reviews
16 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The El Jebel Hotel is a wonderful boutique hotel with exceptional service. We stayed here for four nights and everyone of the staff were helpful and went above and beyond whenever we needed anything. The last week of March was really cool, but on our last day the sun came out so we wanted to enjoy some time on their... More 

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Forres, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We spent 4 nights at El Jebel, and it was a memorable experience. The hotel is ideally situated in the centre of the pedestrian area of Taormina, which we loved, and the views of the town and Mount Etna from the roof were spectacular. All the staff were absolutely brilliant - so helpful and friendly, and we could not have... More 

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connecticut
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Hotel Jebel couldn't have been more accommodating! It was not easy to find the hotel(we were driving), so they. Sent someone to help us park and find our way. Staff was attentive and had great restaurant recomendations.

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Singapore
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9 reviews 9 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

This has definitely been one of our finest hotel experience, in the beautiful Toarmina. The hotel is in a a great location, in the main shopping and walking street with some great restaurants. The hotel staff is out there to please. They upgraded us to a sea view junior sutie, The room and the bathroom was very spacious and well... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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173 reviews 173 reviews
65 hotel reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This is a lovely hotel right in the middle of the old town of Taormina. If you are arriving by car you can park fairly close by (about five mins walk) and can be met by a staff member who will collect your luggage and take you to the hotel - even in the pouring rain! Then you are in... More 

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Istanbul Province, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

My favorite hotel in Sicily! We had a week tour of this fantastic island and really the stay in Taormina and hotel Jebel was the best one we had! Nice Staff, from the moment they welcomed us till the day we left they let us feel at home and nothing was a trouble for them!!! Our room was a beautiful... More 

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London
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43 reviews 43 reviews
12 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We chose this location as the pinnacle of our trip to Sicily after travelling from Catania to Gioiosa Marea to the Aeolian Islands and then to Taormina. To be fair, the hotel is well located in the city centre and near to many restaurants and amenities. The hotel itself does not contain a gym, swimming pool or anything else that... More 

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eljebelhotel, Responsabile reception at Hotel el Jebel, responded to this review

| Untruthful review | Dear Tripadvisor users, we believe that this review written in November about a stay in July is a little bit “strange”! This user is writing a not positive review about our hotel and then he’s complaining about the cost of £250 per night in Taormina... He’s writing that in the Aeolian Islands, in the best hotel... More 

London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Ate here and wished we had stayed. Amazing hotel, amazing food and service, pretty central, definitely stay here, very upmarket and still very centrally located. Lovely non touristy feel, the roof terrace restaurant is phenomenal

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London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
6 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

great hotel, fabulous location, central to all attractions. Service was great and they parked the car for us and brought the luggage for us after we were lost ! many thanks Diego and Saroj for your help.

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