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The Ashbee Hotel

5.0 of 5 Viale San Pancrazio n. 46, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Italian husband and I spent 5 glorious days in Taormina in mid October of 2014. The Ashbee was indeed a" home of peace", worth every penny. Having spent 3 weeks touring Southern Italy and Sicily, we appreciated ending our holiday at a five star hotel with top notch service and hospitality. Our room was well appointed and to the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

We spent a week here in September & would highly recommend it. Beautiful hotel in a quiet location but minutes from the shops & restaurants. We stayed in one of the rooms by the fabulous gardens, it was gorgeous & spotlessly clean. Breakfast was lovely & what an amazing view. The staff are all excellent, one day we had trouble... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

As above. It was well worth our second vosot to the hotel. We stayed at this hotel and although little has changed there is little need for it to change. We were fortunate to get the same room as last year. The garden room has a small, but more that adequate terrace. A orchard of lime, oranges and lemon, very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We spent one night here at the end of our week in Sicily. In fact we left our previous five star hotel, in which we had been disappointed, a night early in search somewhere special for our last night. We were not disappointed in the Ashbee. It is five star top to toe. We ate at the St George in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

This is the best hotel in Sicily, during my travel I have been in Syracuse and in Palermo. Taormina is a very nice and ancient town, The Ashbee is in the center with a large park. Restaurant must be tasted.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

A superb hotel, well positioned with charming,friendly and helpful staff . Our sea view room was extremely comfortable, the breakfast had enough variety and quality for all tastes. We would definitely return .

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We chose the Ashbee for its location and rooftop views, and these didn't disappoint. The buffet breakfast served on the roof terrace was a daily highlight with a wide variety of dishes to choose from and excellent service. It was also pleasant to return to in the evenings after a busy day of sightseeing or to spend a couple of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

We stayed there for a few days to relax after a cycling trip in Sicily and it was perfect. The place is gorgeous, very elegant, room was beautiful, pool area has killer views, staff was friendly and the property has a very private feel. You wouldn't know you are in the middle of a busy and touristy town. Breakfast on... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We chose this hotel as part of a touring holiday on Sicily especially to celebrate a milestone birthday. Its location is certainly stunning & the public rooms & garden charming. However, for a 5 star hotel we found several disappointments & irritations. The 2 rooms booked for our party of 4 were not the same size, although the same price,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We weren't staying in The Ashbee but went there for pre dinner drinks, after spotting its rooftop bar looking out to sea. Incredible views, very efficient and amenable staff, and the best nibbles came alongside the drinks that we got in all of Taormina! A platter of local cheese, gazpacho, crisps, breads, tomatoes.... Totally spoilt us. The only thing that... More 

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Address: Viale San Pancrazio n. 46, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Messina > Taormina
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Ashbee Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
The Ashbee Hotel Taormina, Sicily
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Taormina
#9 Luxury Hotel in Taormina
#15 Family Hotel in Taormina

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