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Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo

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Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was our second time at Timeo Hotel. This hotel is simple exceptional. It is the perfect choice for a relaxed and pampered holiday. The staff are so helpful and offer that personal service which you don't find everywhere. the pool boy even remembered our names from our first visit. We have travelled both on leisure and business and stayed... More 

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Yes it is expensive, but for that you get a relaxed time and staff that are friendly and helpful - we were made to feel more like part of the family than guests at a hotel. Unlike a lot of high end hotels there was no nickel and diming - breakfast in your room is the same price as breakfast... More 

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Affie in Aussie
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We spent 4 nights here before moving down to the beach in Taormina. Honestly could not have described a better experience. The hotel is very classic and old, but has been refreshed and beautifully maintained. Every turn of the head is met with another beautiful piece of furniture, and exquisite painting, a magnificent view, a wonderful floral arrangement, or a... More 

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sao paulo, brazil
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We spent 5 nights at Belmond Timeo in July, and it was the perfect choice for our first trip to Sicily. It is located in the city center, right next to the Teatro Greco and just a stroll to Corso Umberto I, the main shopping and dining area. The views from some rooms and the bar/restaurant is amazing, with the... More 

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

Dear claudiaspiandorim, 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

From the moment I walked in, I knew my stay would be spectacular. Every single staff member was exceedingly welcoming, empathetic, and helpful. They have an astounding terrace where we lounged with cocktails and snacks every night, and breakfast/dinner in the adjacent covered terrace. The view could not be better being located at the top of the Taormina hillside; it... More 

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

Dear Yaiullobaum, Thank you! We are really pleased to receive such pleasant feedback and it will be my pleasure to share your kind comments with the whole team! We hope to welcome you back in the not so distant future, and in the meantime, remain at your complete disposal. Best wishes, Stefano Gegnacorsi General Manager More 

Oxford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel is in an excellent loacation, only a 10 min stroll into the town and a few metres opposite is the bus station, buses to all parts of the island and the airport. The hotel itself is very clean and looks as if it has been recently painted, I say this after reading reviews that it needed decorating. The... More 

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

Dear Brenda G, 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... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

It was a marvelous experience! First of all, the attention and the service were exceptional. Difficult to find a service and attention like this anywhere. The food was incredibly good, delicious and well served. The portions are reasonable and there is where you appreciate the FIRST CLASS restaurant. My husband and I travel all over the world and this kind... More 

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

Dear Elsa M, Thank you so much for sharing such a lovely review and we are happy to learn that you enjoyed your experience at our Restaurant. Your words are really appreciated and it will be my pleasure to pass them on to the whole hotel team and especially to our Executive Chef, Roberto Toro, together with the entire F&B... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It really does not get better than this - the hotel that has it all. Amazing, attentive, warm service, superb vistas from the bar and restaurant stunning terraces. A beautifully framed cocktail bar and restaurant with top class drinks and food. Lovely pool area. The Hotel is located at the top of beautiful Taormina and backs on to the Roman... More 

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

Dear dannys947, Thank you so much for such lovely feedback which we have already forwarded to the whole team. We are extremely pleased that you fully enjoyed your stay at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo and that you liked the spirit of this magical place! We will be more than delighted to welcome you again in the near future and please... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

They say perfection belongs to God but a perfect experience may very well belong to us humans and we had one of those at Timeo. Of course, there are always improvement areas. To name a few, breakfast can step up a notch in service coordination and variety of offerings,same for the food overall at dinner / lunch but who cares... More 

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

Dear t-dev-7, Thank you for choosing Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo for your stay in Sicily and for sharing your great experience. We are very pleased to learn that you enjoyed your stay at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo! Thank you very much for the kind comments. We do hope to have the opportunity of welcoming you back in the nearest future.... More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed one week and had a Deluxe Seaview Room for 6 nights but had to move to a Junior Suite for our last night. This was a little disruptive but relatively painless. In all honesty, we preferred the cheaper room which had a lovely terrace, a great sea view, plenty of wardrobe space and a large bathroom though with... More 

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

Dear daniel_london_11, Thank you very much for your positive comments regarding your recent stay with us. We are delighted to learn that everything met your expectations and it will be our pleasure to share your note with the whole team and in particular with the Housekeeping staff. We look forward to welcoming you again soon at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo.... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • 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: $571 - $1,884 (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
#5 Luxury Hotel in Taormina
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