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President Hotel Splendid

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Dietro Cappuccini, 10, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Ranked #74 of 89 Hotels in Taormina
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Nashville, Tennessee
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were booked here as part of a package to come to Taormina and study. We only needed a clean, safe place to stay, as we were studying and traveling all day. This is that to a T. If you are looking for a luxury vacation, do not stay here, but if you aren't looking to spend €300-100/ night, stay... More

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Nashville, Tennessee
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is a dump. We were placed here by the Babiloina school. It's at the level of a motel 6. I don't know about you, but if I am going to travel 20+ hours to get to a country on vacation, I want to stay some place that doesn't smell and has beds and linens newer than 30 years... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staying here for a full week while my study abroad group has a study tour in Taoromina. In total we have 10 rooms, all very respectful college students. No loud noises, appropriate at all times, and generally friendly. While staying here every person we have come in contact with is over the top rude. First off they have about 400... More

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Island of Malta, Malta
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

it's our second time in this hotel. basic but enough; room was clean, beds were comfortable and a simple breakfast, same as any other hotel in sicily/italy. shower room was clean too and nothing to complain about. staff very helpful. this hotel is just 2 mins walk away from Porta Messina, the entrance to Corso Umberto, so it's very central.... More

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Tallinn, Estonia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

After reading all the reviews we were a bit worried that we are going to end up in the hostel type place. When we got there we were met by Franco (who doesn't leave you alone until you get a drink :)) He was very friendly. Our room was slightly outdated but we weren't hoping to get in to Four... More

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Wicklow
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The hotel is very outdated, it is in very bad need of a re vamp, it is like something from 100years ago. Our view that should have been a sea view was a view looking into the room of the house across from us. The hotel was full of students and it was one of the noisiest hotels I have... More

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Alexander City
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Towels are only replaced once a week, and even then, it was told to us that they were not bleached between each use. So for all you know, you're getting a stranger's used towel that has just been muddled in dirty water and dried. Secondly, don't expect a sheet on the bed or anything close to a pillow. Thirdly, bathroom... More

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Oslo, Norway
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Clean, pool, good prices, free wifi in the lounge, central, quiet, big balcony on top floor... The breakfast was OK, but I rather went to BamBar for a great granita and a brioche. Helpful staff, new towels everyday. OK beds. Good location.

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Beware of the owner's outlandish pets. My husband was eaten by a crocodile while swimming in the pool.They then refused to offer a refund for the last three nights he did not use. The tea was not up to standard. I very nice area to visit but spoilt by wildlife. I shall not visit again unless they provide a good... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

If you think like me that a hotel is a place to dump your luggage while you tour the city and a place to crash when you are dead tired, then this is the hotel for you. It is inexpensive compared to other hotels in Taormina. It is within 5 minutes walk from Corso Umberto, which is the main street... More

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Address: Via Dietro Cappuccini, 10, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Messina > Taormina
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — President Hotel Splendid 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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