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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Italian hospitality at it's best thanks to Graziella! This is a nice place in the suburbian area of Taormina (10 mins bus ride). The village itself Giardini also has a nice beach, good fish restaurants and supermarkets. You can easily spend a nice an quiet beach holiday there. Breakfast buffet with coffee and juice as much as you want. Gorgeous...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed October 22, 2016

We travelled in October and loved this place. It's huge, really really clean and has the best kitchen. It sits a 10 minute walk from town and about a 40 min walk from the train station of Taoramina (of course there is a bus, but we didn't mind the walk). The lady that was on the desk Graziebella was amazing,...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 14, 2016

I spent the first week of September staying in a dorm at Gianni house. The dorm was clean, staff very friendly & helpful and breakfast was included in the economical fee of just 22euros. Beaches, bars and restaurants were nearby as well as the bus stop which took me direct to Catania airport and a visit to Taormina - Highly...

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Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

Giavani House is a great place to come if you are in the mood for some quiet yet exploration around the beautiful town of Taormina, Sicily in the location of Giardini Naxos. The hostel is located about a 10 minute walk from Giardini and is a 15 minute bus trip (with the bus stop located 30 metres from the hostel)...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

This hostel is in Giardini Naxos which is a bus ride away from Taormina. It is excellently placed with several beaches within walking distance and a bus stop within 1 min from the hostel. Friendly and helpful staff. Rooms are clean and well kept. There is a lovely roof terrace and a terrace on the ground floor where you can...

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Reviewed July 26, 2016

Gianni House is a great hostel, incredibly clean, extremely pleasant and only 8 min walking to a great beach in Giardini Naxos. I had read the reviews and chose it for the location and accessibility to the beach, and wasn´t disappointed. The beds are very good, all rooms with bathroom, but all of them with stairs. Internet worked very well....

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Reviewed July 14, 2016

Easily one of the friendliest atmospheres I've ever stayed in. The staff here goes out of there way to make you feel welcomed, and they do a great job of helping you plan out your activities during your stay. The kitchen has everything you need, the rooms are clean, the showers are hot, and the wifi actually works. Breakfast included...

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Thank Brandon B
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

This is one of the friendliest places I've stayed. It very clean and near both the beach, tourist sites and restaurants. But also has wonderful kitchen facilities and great common areas. They are very helpful with arranging day trips or with any questions. I stayed 2 weeks while taking an Italian course and it was the perfect location.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 9, 2015

Stayed here for 4 nights. The room and bathroom were comfortable and clean. There were 4 people in the dorm. Staff were very helpful.Breakfast was included. There is a local public beach very close by. This beach is very quiet. I preferred to go into the town and use the beaches there. They were much livelier. It just depended on...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 22, 2015 via mobile

Very easy to get to, right on the main bus route between messina and taormina. Free parking round the back too. pleasant basic rooms with A/C and balconies. Lovely roof terrace with a nice view of Mt. etna and the sea. Breakfast was basic but filling; breads, cereals coffee etc - no complaints at all :)

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
All of Sicily is right outside our front door and Mt. Etna, the sea, and the Taormina hills can be seen from or our lovely rooftop terrace where we socialize or just relax and take in the Sicilian sunshine! We are 200 meters from the bus station which will provide you with daily bus excursions to Mt. Etna, Siracusa, Cefalu, Alcantara Gorge, Noto, the Aeolian Islands, Agrigento, Messina, and Palermo! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gianni House

Address: 47 Via Pergusa, 98035, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Messina > Taormina
Price Range: $30 - $48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 25
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“friendly, good location, free breakfast”
 of 5 bubbles brandonbA2397RW, Jul 14, 2016 | Read review
“Go for a 4 person dorm if you can”
 of 5 bubbles Metalman11, Sep 7, 2015 | Read review
“I preferred the 4-bed room - more space”
 of 5 bubbles Jazzer1990, Jul 10, 2015 | Read review
“Go for the private double room. Its worth it!”
 of 5 bubbles 268dannyb, Nov 3, 2013 | Read review
“There is no lift, so if you have lots of lugagge, try to be on the firsts floors.”
 of 5 bubbles Be_Karen, Sep 23, 2013 | Read review
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