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Malta
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6 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was charged for coffee at Breakfast before I left. I was on Bed and Breakfast and never been to a hotel where they charge for coffee at Breakfast. The breakfast bacon was just strips of fat and the scramble egg never seen like it . Apart from that the sweets and croissants were great.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Me, my wife and 2 children stayed for 3 fabulous nights in late July. We stayed in the family room and what a view it was. Breathtaking! As were the views from everywhere in the hotel. The hotel is great value for money in what is an expensive resort. The staff are all very helpful and have a good command... More 

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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed 5 nights at the hotel as part of a 10 night holiday in Italy. We booked the hotel because of the views and price compared to others in the area. We were not disappointed with the views, the view from our room was amazing. Management and staff were all friendly and helpful, especially both ladies on reception. Room... More 

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed here for 5 nights for the start of our tour of Sicily. First things first, the views are fantastic. We paid for a sea view and it was so worth it. Amazing view every morning. Very helpful staff on reception who spoke very good English. (Our Italian isn't great) room was basic but the sea... More 

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

The Good: - The service. Family run, very nice owners and employees. - Very clean. Rooms and common areas are spotless. - The views. From the rooms (if you have one with a view) pool and bar. - The pool. The Bad: - This is not a 4 star hotel! Rooms are very basic, old appliances, old bathroom. - The... More 

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

Hesitant between 3 and 4 star rating. The location is ideal, with close walk to the sea. The pool on the 3rd floor is great. If you have a room without a view, which is most of 1st floor and some of 2nd floor, then it is a disapointment. Why 3 stars, the parking (free) is limited to 8 cars,... More 

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

I agree about the views, but only if you are lucky enough to get a room with a sea view, otherwise you may be staring at someone else's balcony at very close range, particularly if you are in a single room. Definitely past its best (when ever that may have been). Shutter wouldn't work so just had very thin curtain,... More 

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Prospect, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

Yes, this hotel has great views and clean rooms but the food ranges from poor to dreadful. Senior staff VERY unhelpful. Breakfast included terrible machine made coffee, stale bread and low quality cold meats. The dinner (fixed menu with choice of mains and starters) was not edible. We struggled with our first course, my soup was highly salty and I... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful spot by the sea, but at least a half hour walk into Taormina (steep) or the shuttle bus which stops at 7pm. Otherwise taxi is 20 euros. The cable car which was mentioned in other reviews has been OUT OF ORDER since September! All in all, it's costing us much more than if we would have stayed in town.... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

Wonderful views combined with a great large room combined with a lovely typically local decor (see the mosaic headboard photo!-) made the bedroom a lovely welcoming place to rest up after a long day of travel to arrive in Taormina. When you add excellent staff and a great breakfast into the mix it makes this a hotel that will be... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Bay Palace Hotel

Address: Via Nazionale 114, 98030, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Messina > Taormina
Price Range: $80 - $288 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bay Palace Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 47
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Also Known As:
Bay Palace Taormina
Hotel Bay Palace
Bay Palace Hotel Taormina, Sicily
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#33 Luxury Hotel in Taormina
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