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San Domenico Palace Hotel

#14 of 89 Hotels in Taormina
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Piazza San Domenico 5, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Toronto, Canada
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35 reviews
24 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of those places which exist which are where the jet set elite come to unwind. It totally would not be out of place to see a Hollywood celebrity come down the hall. What a magnificent place this is. With its own michelin star restaurant (was closed when we went) to its beautiful gardens with orange trees and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Staying at a former monastery converted into a hotel may seem a bit odd. But this hotel really delivers. The main reception leads to an enchanting cloister, with main dining rooms having double height ceilings, terraces with views to Etna and the sea. It has succeeded in using the austerity of the 17c monastic architecture as a canvas for attractive... More 

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Luisa C, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at San Domenico Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your comments regarding your stay with us at the San Domenico Palace we really appreciate them. We are glad to ear that you have appreciated the atmosphere of the 14th century convent, the flavour of the food and the services of the entire team. Thank you again. Best regards Luisa Cacopardo More 

Istanbul, Turkey
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

One of the best hotels that ı have ever stayed at. Excellent service. Spacious rooms. Easy walking distance to all you wish to see. Great dining options in the neighborhood. Everyone made us feel at home. A must if you are in Sicily.

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Luisa C, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at San Domenico Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It is always a pleasure to receive positive feed back. We are very glad that you had the time to enjoy the surroundings of Taormina and further more that you fell at during your stay with us. The entire Team of the San Domenico hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards Luisa Cacopardo Assistant Manager More 

Warwickshire, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015

I stayed 3 nights in December - the hotel is so lovely, very quiet at this time of year, peaceful lovely views from My room. A big Christmas tree, open fire in the bar and great service at reception - what's not to like? I will return for sure

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London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

We drove from Agrigento to Taormina and were over 2 hours late due to closed/repaired roads and no diversion signs in Agrigento!. We hope to be back to this beautiful hotel as one night is just not enough. The cocktails in the bar and restaurant for dinner and breakfast were also excellent. Teatro Greco was a little disappointing as were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015 via mobile

We got the classic room that was huge wuth high ceeling and a glimse of the sea. Breakfast was great. Lication couldnt be better, only two minutes walking to corso umberto. Free parking was necessary in taormina. Despite all of that i wouldnt recomend to come to taormina in december because of the low season.

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Luisa C, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at San Domenico Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for writing this extraordinary review of San Domenico Palace. Your remarks are wonderful we really appreciate it. It is pleasant to know that you like the accommodations, and our Breakfast . You are right in Taorina the free parking could be considered as an amenities that we are able to offer to our guests.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

Excellent hotel with panoramic views, sterling service from all staff members and beautiful surroundings, close to all amenities. Great room, very spacious and pretty antique furniture! Excellent stay!

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Luisa C, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at San Domenico Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your amazing review. I am very satisfied to hear you enjoyed your stay with us at the San Domenico Palace. It is wonderful to read that all our staff provided you with excellent customer service throughout your stay. We will be sure to pass along the compliments to them we greatly appreciated and I... More 

Malta
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28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015

This hotel is in the centre of Taormina. The staff are very helpful and nice. The hotel, which used to be a monastery, is old but very clean and the view from the hotel is magnificent. The hotel also has a private parking and free wifi. Would love to return sometime in Summer to make use of the pool.

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Luisa C, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at San Domenico Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your comments regarding your stay with us at the San Domenico Palace we really appreciate them. We are glad to ear that you spent same unforgettable moment with us and we are trilling to welcome you back during the high season. Best regards Luisa Cacopardo Assistant Manager More 

New York City, New York
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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

This hotel is amazing! The views are incredible and the location is right in the town. So easy to walk around from here. The staff is so helpful and professional. We would love to come back when the pool is open and its a little warmer out!

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Luisa C, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at San Domenico Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It is always a pleasure to receive positive feed back and I would like to thank you for have taking the time to share with us your experience. I truly appreciate it, your comments are extremely valuable for the whole team and represent a great support in order to excel on what we care the most: our guests’... More 

Izmir, Turkey
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

We stayed at the JUNIOR SUITE at SAN DOMENICO PALACE HOTEL in Taormina. Room was large and very clean. The bathroom was OLD but very clean and good bathroom products. I would expect a better breakfast from this hotel. Location of the hotel was very good. You can reach everywhere by walk. We had a rent a car and the... More 

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Luisa C, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at San Domenico Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay at the San Domenico, and thank you for taking the time to fill out a TripAdvisor review of our hotel. Comments such as yours go a long way in helping us understand how we can better provide extraordinary service to our valued guests. We hope that... More 

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