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Castello di San Marco Charming Hotel & SPA

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

We were excited about staying here due to the castle but what we didn't appreciate is how nice the grounds of the hotel would be. The pool area is beautiful and the whole hotel was quiet and relaxing, not sure if we got lucky but at times we were only one of two couples by the pool. Staff very welcoming... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

Wow what an incredible place, astonishing peace and quiet in this beautiful barrock castle accompanied by an eccellent variety of fresh local food , good and friendly service, exquisitely decorated warm dining areas, plenty of green which for me is important, very nice pool and beach facilities, i can't wait to go back!! Overall an amazing weekend.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

We stayed four nights at this charming hotel. The staff are friendly, the gardens beautiful, our room was very large and quiet. The location might be a little isolated for some, but we saw it as a plus. We enjoyed the breakfast, though the location and ambience of the restaurant is disappointing. We therefore elected to eat lunch and dinner... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

It is not helpful to categorise this hotel under 'Taormina'. It is 10 miles or so away, and far further removed from the bustle and congestion of Taormina. It is in the country, and as peaceful a place as you could wish for (providing that you have a GPS! The rooms are in luxurious cottages, some quite a distance from... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Yes, it's a real castle. No, you don't get to stay in it. That's for the staff, reception, etc. but it is real, 16th century, built for a Duke. You will be staying in what were perhaps the servants quarters. Very commodious however, and with the outdoor patio with table + chair gives you a very nice cottage kind of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

From arrival to departure we were made extremely welcome at this beautiful hotel set in stunning and peaceful grounds! The hospitality and the restaurant were first class and it's wonderful staff including Angela, Alexandra and Alberto went the extra mile with regards to service to make us feel that nothing was too much trouble (there was even a snack prepared... More 

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

This lovely family-run hotel is in an ideal location: just 40 minutes from Catania airport, in the shadow of the magnificent Mount Etna, and 100 yards from its own private beach on the Aegean Sea. The suites are set outside of the medieveal castle amongst the beautiful and lush gardens - part planted with numerous ferns, part organic vegetable plantings... More 

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Thank Gordon M
Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

This was a beautiful place to stay, the staff are excellent, the restaurant is first class and the setting and grounds beautiful. The owners made us so welcome and the hospitality was above and beyond anything we could have imagined. Thank you for a wonderful stay, if you get a chance to visit here you will have an amazing time.

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Thank Moore31
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

6 day stay in April at this wonderful hotel. From the first contact (a personal acknowledgement of the booking), the experience was very good and we would highly recommend this hotel. Key positives: - Beautifully presented in large, colourful grounds filled with fruit trees. The hotel has a good countryside rustic feel about it - Truly excellent staff, from the... More 

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castellosanmarco, Proprietario at Castello di San Marco Charming Hotel & SPA, responded to this review

Dear Daniel, On behalf of our staff I would like to thank you for your review. We are glad that you have apreciated the way we run our hospitality and I am sure you felt a sense of warmness and attentions to your comfort. Our charming restautrant offer always a quality variety of local excellent delicacies and almost all the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

We loved staying here. Staff super-friendly and flexible to our needs. The junior suites we felt were lovely - big enough and spotless. The caste is interesting and the grounds are simply lovely. So peaceful but only a few ks from Taormina. And lovely to wander the grounds with a constant view of snow topped Mount Etna in the background.

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Castello di San Marco charming hotel & SPA, a boutique romantic hotel immersed in a luxuriant park, on the glittering Jonian sea, between Taormina and the volcano Etna, this noble castle represented a splendid example of Sicilian Baroque architecture and well describe a part of the Sicilian History. The unique beauty of Castello di San Marco is timeless and is adapted to romantic and relaxing holidays, with its tranquil exteriors and elegant, softly lit interiors.30 elegant and charming suites take place in the park surrounding main building, SPA & beauty center , fine restaurant, wine lounge with a selection of 250 fine wines, very large swimming pool, private beach, tennis court, private parking, mediterranean park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Castello di San Marco Charming Hotel & SPA

Address: Contrada San Marco 40, 95011 Calatabiano, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Catania > Calatabiano
Price Range: $188 - $539 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Castello di San Marco Charming Hotel & SPA 4*
Number of rooms: 27
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Castello Di San Marco Charming Hotel And Spa
Castello Di San Marco Calatabiano
Castello Di San Marco Charming Hotel & SPA Sicily/Calatabiano, Italy
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