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Vello D'Oro Hotel

Via Fazzello 2, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Belgrade, Serbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

We stayed in this hotel for our honeymoon and had great time. The position of the hotel is great. it is in the hart of Taormina alta. We had beautiful view on the town, see and Etna volcano. Room was very clean, spaces and the balcony was large. We had just breakfast but we stayed for dinner in hotel occasionally... More 

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Bethesda MD
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice hotel with various forms of art on the walls along the corridors. People were friendly at the front desk. Breakfast was part of the fee and was fine (but heir idea of orange juice and mine are quite different!). My room did' have much of a view but was spacious. I understand the complaints about loud... More 

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Warszawa
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great localisation in the center of Taormina but for people able to walk and to climb the stairs (you must climb a lot of stairs to come from the main street. The room is not nice but clean. Luck of fridge. Brekfast is terrible - nothing hot and/or fresh BUT if you dream to have a balcony with a miracle... More 

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Milford, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Overall this hotel was great! It wasn't perfect but nothing worth mentioning. The hotel is in a great location and has a beautiful view of the Bay of Naxos and Mount Etna. If you are a picture hound like me, you will get some beautiful photo's of the sunset, Mt. Etna plus in the town itself. My favourite was taking... More 

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Mechelen, Belgium
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We booked this hotel for 2 nights in Taormina after a friend advised us to, but we were very disappointed. Only two things are good about the hotel: the room had a balcony with a lovely view, and breakfast is good. All other bad things: the hotel was close to a pub with live music, meaning that you couldn't go... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Pleasingly I booked a room with a balcony, sea view and views of Mt Etna - and that's exactly what I got. You must stay at this hotel at least once for the architecture, it's absolutely an eccentric artist's vision wonderfully executed. It's in a great location, clean spacious room but hot and for some reason the hotel wouldn't allow... More 

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E Midlands
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Very clean and fairly good sized room (some may say small) breakfast is adequate. The views if you have one are excellent. The main reasons for not scoring this higher is the very very loud music from a close by bar and the poor service at reception. Not sure we would choose this hotel again

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istanbul
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

The hotel is located in the middle of the town overlooking the whole town. We were very luck to be given a room with an excellent view of this little town. With a large balcony you can relax and enjoy the view. The weather permitting you can also see Mt. Etna but we were not lucky because of high humidity... More 

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Belgrade, Serbia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Very good city hotel. The location is absolutely perfect. Great base for exploring Taormina area. The view from the room and terrace is fantastic. The room was a bit small, furniture is outdated but I did not mind that. It`s nice and clean. Breakfast was standard, nothing to exiting but good. My only complaint is that there is no fridge... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We were told about this hotel by an American couple we met at lunch in Palermo. We asked, on their recommendation, to get a room overlooking Etna. We ended up with a room overlooking the sea and it was fab. The view is stunning and we had a couple of beers before heading out just looking across the bay (and... More 

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