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Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo

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Toronto, Ontario
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57 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were lucky to stay in one of the most beautiful properties I have had the pleasure of enjoying - the Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo. The service was impeccable from the moment we arrived. Our bags were brought to our gorgeous room and we had a lovely treat of chocolate covered strawberries waiting for us. Location: In terms of accessibility,... More 

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Luxembourg
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29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very interesting place, nice hotel and view on the bay of Taormina. But the prices (for drinks) are really crazy. We stopped for a few long drinks, early afternoon, and have been charged 22 € for a Spritz. Thank you, but never again

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Monte-Carlo, Monaco
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I was lucky enough to invited to a close friends son's wedding, wow, it was amazing what a venue, the service brilliant, just made so special by the attention given by the staff & wedding planner Flawless - we stayed 2 nights, in the recently refurbished villa just outside the grounds, we were looked after by 24 hr Concierge service,... More 

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Uppingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Although the trip - with BA via Gatwick - was the usual charmless (apart from BA checkin and flight attendants) experience, however the reception at the other end from the hotel limo driver was superb. Chilled water in the back plus an informed and charming potted history of Sicily and especially Taormina. The town of Taormina sits right beside Mount... More 

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gm-timeo, Direttore generale at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo, responded to this review

Dear Denzils_Dad, Thank you so much for sharing your positive feedback following your recent stay at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo. We were delighted to learn that your experience at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo was enjoyable and that you appreciated the Sicilian atmosphere and our hospitality. Please be assured that I will pass your comments on to our team, who I... More 

Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were lucky enough to stay at the Timeo for 12 nights and had the most wonderful time. Everything about the hotel from the location, to the staff, to the food was fantastic. As with all Belmond hotels it’s the staff that really stands out and they all from the doorman to the cleaners work in a professional & efficient... More 

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gm-timeo, Direttore generale at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo, responded to this review

Dear Paul9872, Greetings from Taormina and thank you very much for your amazing words which represent the best reward for me and my team as we are truly passionate about maintaining and enhancing every day the beauty of our beloved Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo in order to preserve it for many generations to come. On behalf of the entire team,... More 

Taormina (Me)
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Although our check in experience was not ideal, the overall experience was fantastic, maybe the Hotel would be difficult if one was disabled - we had a beautiful room which was split leveled, with steep steps, a couple of steps from the up-stair bathroom, a bit tricky at night. We left feeling relaxed & the views were just amazing

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gm-timeo, Direttore generale at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo, responded to this review

Dear Anne B, Thank you for sharing your experience at the Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo with all Tripadvisor readers. I am delighted to read that you had a lovely time with us enjoying the hotel atmosphere as well as the service provided. We do hope to have the opportunity of welcoming you back to Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo very soon.... More 

Taormina (Me)
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband & I just returned from two weeks in Italy. We ended our vacation with 4 nights at the Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo in Taormina. Our stay at this magnificent hotel was a fabulous way to unwind and feel pampered before heading home. The concierge and front desk staff were extremely helpful. And what a view from the hotel... More 

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gm-timeo, Direttore generale at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo, responded to this review

Dear patrician116, We appreciate your comments regarding your stay at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo. It is always a pleasure to receive such a nice review. I will pass your comments in particular to the concierge & frontdesk staff and on to all our team, who I am certain will be encouraged by your note. Thank you again for sharing your... More 

Florham Park, New Jersey
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17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed at the Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo in September 2016. What a fantastic experience in a beautiful Sicilian town! From the moment we arrived to the moment we left we felt we were part of a bigger Italian family at the Belmond. Everyone was friendly and helpful, especially David who even gave a great history lesson on the hotel. The... More 

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gm-timeo, Direttore generale at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo, responded to this review

Dear Europebaby, Thank you for writing such a nice review regarding your most recent stay at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo. We were delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and we thank you for all of your kind notes. I appreciate your special mention to Davide, our Front Desk Manager, and be assured I will indeed pass your comments... More 

London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Overall we loved our stay at the Timeo. The setting, grandeur and staff were wonderful. The restaurant, bars and most of the public spaces have spectacular views over Taormina and Etna beyond. We were made to feel very welcome and the hotel manages to combine 5 star opulence with a lovely laid back Italian approach. Our one complaint was that... More 

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gm-timeo, Direttore generale at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo, responded to this review

Dear 70s-kid, Thank you very much for taking the time to write and express your comments regarding your most recent stay at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo. I am delighted to hear that you had a lovely time with us enjoying the pleasant atmosphere and the services offered. I also would like to thank you for your constructive feedback on the... More 

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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We have travelled the world and this hotel and property rival the best 5 star hotels we have stayed at. Our room, a duplex is lovely. It has two bathrooms each of which is beautifully appointed. The grounds are gorgeous. The garden has beautiful flowers as well fruit and vegetable trees and plants which are harvested for use by the... More 

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gm-timeo, Direttore generale at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo, responded to this review

Dear HighlandBeachFL, We appreciate your comments regarding your stay at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo. It is always a pleasure to receive such a nice review. I will pass your comments on to our team, who I am certain will be encouraged by your note. Thank you again for sharing your experience, and we look forward to serving you in the... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set high in the rocky hills on the East coast of the island, with Mount Etna as a backdrop, Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo has always been one of the favourite destinations of both Hollywood’s and Europe’s most prominent stars; from Sofia Loren to Audrey Hepburn, from Marcello Mastroianni to Liz Taylor. Adjacent to the Greek Theatre, the hotel was first built in 1873 and is surrounded by a six-acre park and magnificent gardens where the panoramic pool is located. Widely considered to be the most luxurious hotel in Taormina, it boasts 70 splendid rooms and suites, each decorated in a fresh Sicilian style that blends modern innovation with local artisan traditions. This historical hotel is well known for its “Literary Terrace” which has always been a preferred meeting spot for illustrious guests thanks to its breathtaking panorama. Dining facilities include the Restaurant with an enchanting view of Mount Etna combined with typical Sicilian and Mediterranean cuisine. The Pool Restaurant offers brick-oven pizza, a salad buffet and freshly caught fish, it is the perfect place for a light lunch or a snack. The wellness centre offers signature treatments made from local flowers and fruit essences. A fitness centre and a panoramic swimming-pool are also available Guests can benefit of the complimentary shuttle to the private beach at sister property Belmond Villa Sant'Andrea, in Taormina Mare, boasting new exclusive cabanas, as well as the daily mini-cruise by private boat to explore the beauties of the coast (available during summer). The Smile Club with an English-speaking supervisor is available at sister property Belmond Villa Sant'Andrea to entertain the younger guests with lots of fun and exciting activities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo

Address: Via Teatro Greco 59, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Messina > Taormina
Price Range: $274 - $1,737 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo 5*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Nh Hotels Taormina
Grand Hotel Taormina
Grand Hotel Timeo
Timeo Hotel Sicily
Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo Taormina, Sicily
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Taormina
#3 Luxury Hotel in Taormina
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