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San Domenico Palace Hotel

5.0 of 5 Piazza San Domenico 5, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed here after deciding to tackle Etna on a cycle. This hotel has so much character. My room was a junior sea front facing suite with massive bi fold doors. The pool is retro chic the courtyards and gardens are a tranquil peaceful get away in the chaos of Taormina and a joy to return to for a swim. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When planning our "return to the sunshine" the San Domenico Palace always comes into the equation. There is no doubt that this very special hotel has caused us to return to Sicily more often than would have been if we had never fond it. The garden and view of Etna is breath taking. The service warm and the food excellent.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is for travelers who like peaceful surroundings, magnificent garden settings, and sublime views, all from the comfort of an historic converted monastery. The hotel has a rich history in the beautiful town of Taormina. There are views of Mount Etna, proximity to the amazing Greek theater, and an abundance of culinary restaurant choices within minutes of the hotel... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had 10 nights at this hotel in September this year. The hotel itself is in a great location with fabulous views. Plenty of restaurants to choose from outside of the hotel in the evenings, but the food in the hotel is also extremely good, and especially good was The Principe Cerami with 2 Michelin stars. We ate on the... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is an institution on the island. The perfect location in Taormina with a splendid garden and view over the ocean. Go there for the history of this unique house. Every corner tells a story. Thankfully, they did not try to give it a modern look. It has all the comfort and a perfect service. We were there the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We stayed at the San Domenico Palace Hotel Taormina for a week in early June 2014. We had a lovely relaxing time. Our corner room was small but very comfortable with sea views. The common areas are interesting, with many antiques scattered around. The pot plants are particularly lovely. We enjoyed fantastic breakfasts on the terrace with fantastic views. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

This must be the place to stay but we, alas stayed elsewhere. We had drin ks the first night in tbe garden piano bar - the best Bellini ever - perhaps Harry's Bar in Venoice should take note, with delicious nibbles, smokedsa;mon on blinis, little melon balls with proscuito, etc etc. paino laying requests - bliss. ! A few days... More 

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Kingston Upon Thames, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

This hotel has all a 5 star rating demands - great location, beautiful building , wide range of comfortable rooms, extensive gardens and pretty pool area, excellent service, and good food. Not cheap, but one shouldn't expect that from a hotel of this standard. We stayed for over. 2 weeks and wee surprised at the number of guests who rushed... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The hotel is quiet and beautiful. The room was a little plain, although the view more than made up for that. We overlooked the sea and coastline and it was spectacular. The breakfast was one of the most extensive buffets I have ever had with your choice of eating in the glittering salon or on the terrace. There are plenty... More 

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Hampshire, United Kingdom
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14 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We stayed for 4 nights and the San Domenica Palace in a sea view deluxe room with a balcony overlooking the magnificent gardens and Mediterranean sea. The hotel's interior is stunning and a work of art in itself, with the atmosphere and grandeur you'd expect of a palazzo. There are works of art - sculpture, paintings, antiques - at every... More 

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Address: Piazza San Domenico 5, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Messina > Taormina
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — San Domenico Palace Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 108
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Also Known As:
Palazzo San Domenico Taormina
Palazzo San Domenico Hotel Taormina
San Domenico Palace Hotel Taormina, Sicily
Hotel Style:
#6 Business Hotel in Taormina
#10 Luxury Hotel in Taormina
#16 Family Hotel in Taormina

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