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A B&B that sports the best views in Taormina!

I stayed here with my family and we took up 4 out of the 5 rooms so we had our run of the place. We... read more

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Kim L
New York City, New York
Just amazing - you must visit if you are staying in Taormina

Having read Daphne Phelps book 'A House in Sicily' whilst we were travelling round the island, I... read more

Reviewed June 13, 2019
Northampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday

I stayed here with my family and we took up 4 out of the 5 rooms so we had our run of the place. We took advantage of the stunning sunsets every night with wine on the top veranda overlooking Taormina as it settled into...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed June 13, 2019

Having read Daphne Phelps book 'A House in Sicily' whilst we were travelling round the island, I was keen to visit the house when we arrived in Taormina. Our hotel kindly phoned and booked us a place on the guided tour the next day -...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2017

This eclectic, historic home and gardens built by artist Robert Hawthorn Kitson in the early 1900s offers excellent 1.5 hour tours by appointment. The imprint of many artists who visited him, and after his death his niece Daphne Phelps, is much in evidence. Ms. Phelps...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

This place is a treasure. We felt very fortunate that Vagabonda, the TripAdvisor Sicily expert told us about Casa Cuseni. It is amazing that you can actually stay in this historic house. We sayed in the Picasso suite, where Picasso actually stayed, and the views...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed April 11, 2017

Imagine taking your breakfast in a room on the roof of a beautiful villa looking out on Mount Etna in one direction and the Bay of Naxos in the other. A Mediterranean garden surrounds the house. You can sunbathe on the terrace and enjoy the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed October 24, 2016

An artists or writers paradise. Home of Robert Kitson and meeting place of great masters such as Picasso, Henry Moore, Tennessee Williams, Sir Frank Brangwyn, Lord Bertrand Russell and Greta Garbo. Daphne M. Phelps dedicated her life to the preservation of this artistic jewel. If...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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