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highlight of Taormina

This eclectic, historic home and gardens built by artist Robert Hawthorn Kitson in the early 1900s... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2017
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Fantastic views, character and history

This place is a treasure. We felt very fortunate that Vagabonda, the TripAdvisor Sicily expert told... read more

Reviewed August 30, 2017
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Oct 21, 2017
“highlight of Taormina”
Aug 30, 2017
“Fantastic views, character and history”
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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

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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

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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

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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

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