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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!
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Tito Menniti Airport27 mi
Fontanarossa Airport30 mi
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All reviews bus stop rooftop terrace air conditioning common areas location is great special thanks two nights hostel etna sea
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Reviewed July 28, 2018

Incredible hospitality. The owners care about the place so much and about their guests as well. -It has the most well-maintained and stocked kitchen I've seen at a hostel (homegrown spices!) -Rooftop terrace is the best place to watch the sunset, and is great for...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Kenny B
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Solo female travelling, I stayed at the hostel two nights, provate room. Reception is not the most beautiful, however rooms are great, rooftop very well equipped! The staff is very nice, dedicated and helpful! Giving you true local tips, avoiding you the tourists traps! Breakfast...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Josephine V
Reviewed June 5, 2018

Stayed there for two nights with a couple of friends! The receptionist was really nice and was really helpful. She gaved us tips about our visits and a really great restaurant around! The place itself is great, clean, everything went as expected! The location is...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Carine3110
Reviewed June 3, 2018

very coisy place with a friendly staff....Perfect to start your trip and feel at home location is near taormina. I booked only 2 nights but one my way back, I decided to also spend my last night at the gianni house. Highly recommened

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Pieter_Van_Goethem
Reviewed October 5, 2017

Me and my girlfriend stayed here in august during our interrail-trip through europe. Awesome place! We had only booked 3 night first, but ended up staying 5 since we enjoyed so much. Really fun and helpful staff that gave the place its friendly atmosfear. We...More

Date of stay: August 2017
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"friendly, good location, free breakfast"
brandonbA2397RW
Jul 14, 2016
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"Go for a 4 person dorm if you can"
Metalman11
Sep 7, 2015
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"I preferred the 4-bed room - more space"
Jazzer1990
Jul 10, 2015
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"Go for the private double room. Its worth it!"
268dannyb
Nov 3, 2013
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PRICE RANGE
$26 - $66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
ItalySicilyProvince of MessinaTaormina
NUMBER OF ROOMS
25
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