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Excelsior Palace Hotel

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The Excelsior Palace Hotel even to day after more then one hundred years its building is considered one of the most appreciated hotel structure in Taormina.Its architecture draw its origin from a context cultural and natural,Greek,Roman and Medieval.The Excelsior Palace Hotel looks over one of the most beautiful wiew of the world:Etna and the Bay of Naxos, the Greek Theatre, and the immense space of the Jonian Sea.
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Property amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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Air Conditioning
Minibar
Non-Smoking Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Classic
Business
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
74Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
33Attractionswithin 0.5 km
778Reviews
912Photos
28Q+A
100Room tips
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My family went for a Christmas holiday in Sicily and three of the days were spent at the Excelsior Palace Hotel. Roberta the concierge was knowledgeable, friendly and so willing to assist us and answer any questions. Guisseppe took care of our bags and the car for us. The
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This is a dated hotel that felt impersonal. The room was only fair with somewhat uncomfortable bed and awkwardly positioned headboard lamp. Breakfast was very simple. What made the experience unpleasant, though, was the view from the room’s balcony and window. There was peeling
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Reception staff was very polite, helpful and proficient, rooms where always clean. Location is perfect to visit Taormina. The hotel has a charm since it is very old but in my opinion the rooms where not comfortable. Very hard matress, rooms are very noisy (other guest can be
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Stayed 5 nights, Old style hotel, but lots of character, Excellent staff , breakfast very nice, lots of choices, Nice big clean rooms, with fridge and safe, What a view of Etna from room, Very near centre of Old town with lots of places to eat and shopping.
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Location is great on the edge of the centre and great views over the bay. Etna views do get the noise from the main road if you have the window open. Rooms were ok and clean ish. Cups were not replaced for the whole 10 days stay. There was dust in the corners of the room. The
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The Twin Elegance Room (Sea View) at the Excelsior Palace Hotel
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The Double Superior Room (Etna View) at the Excelsior Palace Hotel
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The Twin Classic Room at the Excelsior Palace Hotel
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SPLENDIDA VISTA SUL PARCO DELL'EXCELSIOR, GOLFO , ETNA
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Are pool towels provided by the hotel
Yes, pool towels are provided by the hotel. Best regards Rosella Castorina Ponte Excelsior Palace Hotel Taormina
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Dear guest, you can regulate air conditioning in your room. Best regards Rosella Ponte
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Is there a bus service near the hotel?
no the bus station is at the other end of Taormina a 20min walk
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No there wasn't a kettle
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Are toddlers welcome?
Yes, toddlers are welcome at Excelsior Palace Hotel Taormina. Best Regards Rosella Ponte Excelsior Palace Hotel Taormina
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"Etna view rooms are more expensive"
"Avoid the back of the hotel"
"Pay more for a sea view."
"Room 201 was fantastic!"
"Corner suites are large and sunny""
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 106 - US$ 282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
excelsior palace taorminahotel excelsior palace
LOCATION
ItalySicilyProvince of MessinaTaormina
NUMBER OF ROOMS
88
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