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Grand Hotel Miramare

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Guardiola Vecchia, 27, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Ranked #45 of 88 hotels in Taormina
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Brenda L Chichester, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Chichester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first introduction to Sicily,its people and culture will remain a wonderful holiday memory.From the moment of our arrival at Hotel Miramare,we were greeted with smiles and super- efficiency by all the staff who really treated us as very welcome guests.Our room was perfectly positioned with beautiful views of the bays as indeed is the hotel itself.We visited during a... More

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istanbul
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62 reviews 62 reviews
24 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very old but very nice hotel, hotel has soft renevation, garden of the hotel beatiful, all the rooms has balkony and sea view rooms were, clean and comfortable breakfast was good, staff was old but very kind.

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Ruthin
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Hotel was perfectly situated and gave fantastic views over the bay and beyond. The hotel staff were always friendly and seemed to work extremely hard. There was a lot of steps down to the pool but it was a pleasant walk. The pool staff always greeted you with towels and a smile. The room had a great view and... More

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our room was great a junior suite for my husband and I and 2 kids - ages 8 and 9. The amenities were great, great shower, the view amazing and the terrace! A beautiful room for sure. The walk to the pool was fun and the pool was really nice. The staff was very nice, but maybe not the best... More

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London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Many reviews said this already, I can just add my 2p worth - this hotel clearly was 4* some (long?) ago, but it is not in need of a good re-modernisation, and that's because their rate are very much 4*. That said, it did the job (almost) perfectly for us - we were in our room just to sleep, have... More

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I have just returned from a great holiday at the Grand hotel Miramare. Having read some of the more recent reviews I have to say that I was a little concerned about my choice of accommodation .I really shouldn't have worried. Firstly, it is important to remember that this hotel was built in the 1920s as a... More

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3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Like many reviewers have said of this hotel it's 4* rating may at one time been deserved but it definitely is not any more. It has all the pretensions of 4* but just doesn't deliver. The positives are its location which is great - near enough to town for a pleasant walk and far enough away to be peaceful. Also... More

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York, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked on line and were bowled over by the photographs of this hotel online. Sadly it is very tired, the rooms were very basic scruffy bathrooms, broken chairs on the balcony as we paid extra for a large balcony room with a view. Despite having reported the broken chairs on arrival, still a week later nothing done! The lift... More

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Wimborne Minster, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

This hotel has a good location, on a quiet road (although our room was at the back), and only 10 mins walk to the main part of town, or 5 mins to the cable car which led down to the beach. The staff were helpful and a little on the formal side. The pool area was tranquil (no kids while... More

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Munich, Germany
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Sadly the once great hotel is now really tired. Great location and lovely views, however the rooms are 1 star standard. Our room had a really disgusting and tatty bathroom. Not what you expect or are paying for. Sad to say this hotel has really been let go. I would try elsewhere.

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Address: Via Guardiola Vecchia, 27, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Messina > Taormina
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Grand Hotel Miramare 4*
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Also Known As:
Grand Hotel Taormina
Grand Hotel Miramare Taormina, Sicily

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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#27 Luxury Hotel in Taormina
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The Grand Hotel Miramare is located only 400 meters from the centre of Taormina, just a short walk away from the funicular and the Greek theatre. The hotel, an old villa, is set within a verdent park and offers a spectacular view of the Messina Straight and Calabria. ... more   less 
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