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San Domenico Palace Hotel

LHW.comUS$ 449*
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#11 of 88 Hotels in Taormina
Certificate of Excellence
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 544*
US$ 449*
US$ 503*
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St. Michaels, Maryland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel was very comfortable and the concierges were very helpful. The breakfast was adequate, not great but fine with the ability to order eggs as you wanted them. Great location and view, with lovely gardens, I upgraded to a room with a view and terrace, so worth it.

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Taunton, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Admittedly we had a bottom of the range room (€320 per night) but I would have expected a much better standard. The room was the same standard as the Mecure €100 a night in Palermo. The room looked tired however it was spotlessly clean. I know it is an old building but modern power points would be a help. Italy...

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San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have stayed here numerous times in the past always satisfied. This visit was very different.....the front desk, management and old rooms finally have me saying.....never again. The hotel is aging quickly.....with little care. The public area are in need of paint as are the rooms. The most bothersome thing is that we were lied to at the front desk...

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Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to write about your stay at the San Domenico Palace , your feedback is incredibly important for us because we recognise we can only improve if we truly listen to what our guests are saying about us. We are obviously disappointed and genuinely sorry that you felt let down by the room...

Nashua, New Hampshire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A serene enclave in Taormina. Fantastic site, superb service in a quiet restrained schedule. Breakfast on the deck looking out on the sea and the town was a delight. Countless small nice touches added up to one of the best hotels we've enjoyed.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

This is in a great location, central to shopping, restaurants and easy access to all tourist attractions. The buffet breakfast is excellent and the gardens and pool area well maintained. Staff are extremely helpful for any assistance. The concierge is fantastic, very helpful when planning your sight seeing and also great with ideas/ suggestions for your time there. The rooms...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Absolutely gorgeous property. Free breakfast in the morning with one of the best views in the world overlooking the water and views of Mt. Etna. The property is quite large and the rooms are too. Only issue was that the bed was uncomfortable, but the service and setting were fantastic. Right in the middle of the town, walkable to everything.

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Italy
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I stayed for two nights at the San Domenico during a business trip April/2017. The staff was very friendly and the place was a five star property. The grounds are beautiful. The breakfast buffet with outdoor seating offered a good variety and an exceptional sea view. My balcony overlooked the sea and leaving the door open provided a cool breeze....

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Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 14 April 2017

So beautiful and very kind staff. Great beds. Lovely woman in beauty corner. Perfect breakfast. Good recommendations for dining . Personalized service. Very special place and highly recommended. Great views

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Syracuse, Italy
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This is a terrific hotel. Friendly staff, perfectly located,views galore and a private garden that alone is worth booking here. We had a large room with its own patio overlooking the sea below and the ancient Greek above us. Sorry we had to leave.

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Woldingham
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Splendid historic building, somewhat in need of an interior repaint. Views are second to none. Ask for a price list in the bar. We didn't and were charged 40 euros for coffee and cake. But did appreciate the room upgrade (superior sea view)_ due to 'endless spring' off season booking.

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A LUXURY 5-STAR HOTEL ON THE EAST COAST OF SICILY The San Domenico Palace Hotel sits in a truly magnificent setting that has attracted people from ancient times. A luxury 5-star hotel in an ancient Dominican monastery, it has views over Mount Etna and Taormina Bay on the east coast of Sicily not far from Messina. Countless famous writers, artists and composers, came here to savour this unique spot at the very tip of Italy. ... more   less 

Additional Information about San Domenico Palace Hotel

Address: Piazza San Domenico 5, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Messina > Taormina
Price Range: ₹ 19,323 - ₹ 54,285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — San Domenico Palace Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 108
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Also Known As:
Palazzo San Domenico Taormina
Palazzo San Domenico Hotel Taormina
San Domenico Palace Hotel Taormina, Sicily
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#9 Luxury Hotel in Taormina
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“The rooms with sea views are worth every penny you may pay more for.”
Damas_Alep, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“ask for rooms facing the ocean in the old part”
dennis383, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“Rooms in the main building are bigger with higher ceilings; sea-view is worth the margin”
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“Rooms with sea view and terrace are worth the extra cost!”
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“Third floor with a sea view has direct lift access to the breakfast buffet”
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