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Hotel Villa Ducale

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via Leonardo da Vinci 60, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After visiting Villa Ducale a few years ago, I always meant to write to thank you guys... After years of travelling other countries and experiencing different hotels and accommodation, I thought it only fit to write my about my favourite hotel in the world first! ... You are next level when it comes to customer satisfaction and I can truly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were made to feel very welcome right from the start by all the staff and the owner at this exceptional boutique hotel. The view from the restaurant is breathtaking and so is the breakfast. Hard to think how it could be improved. We were sorry to leave. The owner showed us her other hotel in Taormina town, the Villa... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed a very special and beautiful time during our honeymoon, this was such a perfect little paradise near Taormina. The town is in walking distance, and the restaurant of the hotel offers a splendid view over the sea. Thank you to the whole team again for a superbe stay!

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VillaDucale, Owner at Hotel Villa Ducale, responded to this review

Dear Dan, it was a fantastic start of the day for us after reading your glorious review ! I would like to personally thank you for staying in our small luxury boutique hotel in Taormina. We enjoyed sharing time with you and your partner, our Villa Ducale guests are all so amazing ! I hope you will come back, in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely place located on the hills above Taormina. Great stay for couples who don't want to be in the middle of the tourist frenzy downtown. Nice comfortable rooms. Good restaurant that offers afternoon tea every day, with a great view of the Taormina bay and Etna. Service minded staff. Only thing missing is a pool.

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VillaDucale, Owner at Hotel Villa Ducale, responded to this review

Dear Karolina, so nice to hear from you after 5 months, I want to believe you still have a great memory of your stay in our Taormina boutique hotel. Thanks for underlining the features of our hotel; most guests are so happy to be in a relaxing quiet romantic and charming ambience after a hot day spent at the beach... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015

I do not remember if I wrote a review on Villa Ducale after returning from my Italy tour in March/April 2015... but after seeing some pictures and remembering the delicious experience we (my wife and I) had, I decided to write again just to tell these guys how awesome they are! Well, miss you... I wish you all the best...... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here on our honeymoon, and we couldn't have asked for a better place to spend our first week as a married couple. The staff are incredible friendly, and go out of their way to make sure you are having the best visit possible. The food is delicious. The views are incredible. A once in a lifetime holiday.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

This was my husband and my 3rd time back to Villa Ducale - Really! That kind of sums it up - if you like a place enough to return 3 times (and more in the future we hope!), must be pretty special - and Villa Ducale and their staff is just that - "pretty special". Perched high above the town... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

When first arriving at Villa Ducale I had one of those rare moments in life where everything is just perfect. When you are treated like a friend arriving for a stay, offered a glass of Prosecco, sitting on a comfortable couch watching the sun setting on Mount Etna and the bay of Giardini Naxos, then there is nothing comparable in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

We stayed at Hotel Villa Ducale for four nights and from the moment we entered the hotel to the time we left, the staff could not have been more accommodating. The dining room staff was welcoming and friendly. The views are spectacular, the rooms are beautiful and clean and again, the staff is outstanding. We highly recommend staying at Hotel... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

We stayed at the Villa Ducale for three nights in October. All the wonderful things people have written about it are true. The setting is magnificent, the rooms lovely, the staff welcoming and helpful in every way and the breakfast to die for. I had been a little concerned about the location above the town. In fact, we loved walking... More 

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