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Grand Hotel Atlantis Bay

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Nazionale, 161, 98030 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Ranked #44 of 88 hotels in Taormina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Aarhus, Denmark
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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Fantastic location next to the sea. If you want to visit the city you can take the funicular, which is 5 minutes walks away from the hotel, cost 3 euro each way and offer a great view and experience. Up-side: location, atmosphere, clean pool with saltwater and not to forget the breakfast Downside: very dirty and dusty under the furnitures,... More

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Milan, Italy
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84 reviews 84 reviews
39 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

It is an amazing hotel with good service and excellent restaurant... close enough to Taormina, perfect to get away from the small crowded city but still close to go for a dinner. The hotel has a beautiful sea in front where you can swim. The Pizzeria they have for lunch is great and the restaurant for dinner is a very... More

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Lincolnshire, UK
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

The distance from Taormina is a bonus. You can escape the crowds on the cable car (runs 0745 - 0100hrs) to peace and tranquility by the sea - or so we thought. Its €3 each way or €10 for a day pass. However, the train line from Messina to Catania runs through a tunnel under the hotel. We were awake... More

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catane
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Nice hotel with a friendly staff. Breakfast are lovely, taken in front off the sea. The rooms are ok, although the ventilation system could be improved, the room seems damp. Real problem is the distance from Taormina. You are really far, and need to get the funicular in order to go there. Fortunately they are very often so you won't... More

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New York City, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

The room was beautiful and a nice terrace overlooking the bay. Unfortunately, the smell of the room was horrific. It was musty and I had to sleep with my face in a t-shirt from home that was fresh from the laundry. Not good.

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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

We changed to this hotel as unhappy with the one booked via travel agent. This was exactly what we wanted: easy acces to sea for swimming and close to town. The amenities and features made it a most relaxing and enjoyable stay. We loved staying here and recommend it for those that want luxury and access to crystal clear waters... More

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Ny
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

We were to a Grand Circle tour and the whole tour got moved/upgraded to Atlantis Bay from the sister property. It's decorated in a pleasant but unusual manner with ruins, horses, and sea horses and other sea themes done in cream and gold. There is a very large and comfortable common area and the breakfast room is gorgeous with a... More

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michigan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

Sitting on our large patio, overlooking the bay as the sun comes up, I feel like I am in paradise. Our king bed room is large, the bed is very comfortable and all the extras like great bath products, slippers and robe. The bathroom is a bit small but the tub is lovely and deep for soaking. Staff was very... More

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Hickory, North Carolina
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55 reviews 55 reviews
23 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

This hotel is unusually constructed straight up the side of a cliff. All rooms face the private bay with lovely large balconies. Our suite offered very comfortable furnishings that more than met our needs. We arrived from a very wet visit to Mt Etna on motorcycle, wearing dripping rain suits and were warmly welcomed by the staff even with our... More

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Milan
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38 reviews 38 reviews
15 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

The Hotel is located in Mazzaro' 3 minutes cable car (every 15 minutes) + 2 minutes walk from Taormina. The Hotel faces an exclusive bay and has arivate decked beach very enjoyable facing the Bay of the Sirene. The next bay has more character but it is too busy and not so private. We have been spoiled with a wonderful... More

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Address: Via Nazionale, 161, 98030 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Messina > Taormina
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Grand Hotel Atlantis Bay 5*
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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Spa Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#6 Spa Hotel in Taormina #14 On the Beach Hotel in Taormina #26 Luxury Hotel in Taormina
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