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Excelsior Palace Hotel

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#25 of 88 Hotels in Taormina
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 273*
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Douglas, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Wonderful location just outside "City " gates . This hotel harks back to the " Grandeur " of the Grand Tour . Thankful not modernized except for a conservatory that has been added with wonderful views . The rooms are large ( except the singles which are like cells ! ) Our room had a view of Mount Etna ,...

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London
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Tough one to review. On the plus side the location was fabulous with perhaps the best views of Etna at any hotel in Taormina. Rooms had SKY TV including sports (great for the footie & F1 !), grounds were spacious and the pool area just wonderful. As an old school hotel having a bath too was great. On the downside...

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Bristol
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

I stayed here with a friend for 2 nights. It's a great setting just outside the city walls. The hotel has a lovely pool and we enjoyed our free welcome glass of Prosecco in the sun next to it. Etna can be seen from the hotel. The hotel bar was lovely and we enjoyed late night drinks there. As in...

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RossellaDirezione, SUPERVISOR at Excelsior Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, many thanks for your review. See you soon Best Regards Hotel staff Excelsior Palace Hotel Taormina

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed in this hotel for four nights as part of a Riviera travel tour. The hotel is way up on a cliff looking out over Naxos bay with fabulous views of Mount Etna. The hotel is in a great location within easy walking distance of Taormina old town. You can walk to The Greek theatre which...

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RossellaDirezione, supervisor at Excelsior Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, thanks for your review. You have felt our atmosphere. Old and classic sicilian grand tour Hotel. Best regards Rosella Ponte Excelsior Palace Hotel Taormina

Lake Como, Italy
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are a tour operator and were hoping that our guests would experience a wonderful hotel and great customer service. Not so. I believe the lack of consistent communication between staff meant that we were told one thing by one person and another thing by a new person For example, we were told that the guests could leave their bikes...

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RossellaDirezione, supervisor at Excelsior Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, No, its not correct. Do you think that its normal to put bike in hall, waiting room, corridor and room???? Please, contact us,we have to speak, but we are shocked for your request. We are not a hotel bike parking, if we receive a request in advance, we could have to organize a good place where parking your...

Whitstable, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This old (1904) hotel must have the best views of any hotel in Taormina. We were fortunate to have a room with balcony and the most amazing views of the bay of Naxos and mount Etna. The room was comfortable with TV, safe and minibar. Free Wi-fi was available in the public areas. The food In the restaurant was very...

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RossellaDirezione, Supervisor at Excelsior Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Sir or Madam, You said so many things not true, and the suspect is strong.Expeted a action ,because is not correct to write nastiness without truth. First wi fi and after the other thinks. Excelsior Palace Hotel

Port Charlotte, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

We checked into another hotel late. we could not get out fast enough. We found this hotel online. It was great. The location is perfect. the service was great. The view was spectacular. A beautiful view of the sea and the gardens. And- peaceful. No street noise- only birds. We only stayed 2 nights- but we wanted to stay more....

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Room was clean. Service was limited, particularly at breakfast, staff were distracted and apathetic. Food was cold. Found local cafes better for service, price and quality of food. Bed was ok, however view from room looked over car dump and people's unkept back yards. No information available re local events or activities.

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Yorkshire, UK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked two single rooms and wasn't expecting much. However we were allocated 112 and 217 and were over the moon. Lovely rooms overlooking Etna with a side sea view and best of all the sun on the small balcony around 3pm onwards. Perfect. The reception staff were lovely. The barman wansnt very nice. The bar prices were expensive but the...

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RossellaDirezione, supervisor at Excelsior Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, we are happy that you love Italia, Sicily, Taormina and Excelsior Palace Hotel. See you soon Best regards Excelsior Staff

Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful view in the rooms facing the Portofino beach. Rich delicious breakfast. Great indoor and outdoor pool, with warm water. Very friendly and helpful staff (Thanks for the room upgrade!) . Old school art decorated hotel.

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Excelsior Palace Hotel

Address: Via Toselli 8, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Messina > Taormina
Price Range: ₹ 8,835 - ₹ 23,897 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Excelsior Palace Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 88
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Excelsior Palace Taormina
Hotel Excelsior Palace
Excelsior Palace Hotel Taormina, Sicily
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#17 Luxury Hotel in Taormina
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“Top floor , room 202 was good , some have balcony & sea views”
chrisnI6324QD, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Pay the extra for an Etna room. The views are fabulous and the rooms much bigger than the basic rooms.”
neilbalderstone, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Sea view balcony”
outoftown60, 10 May 2017 | Read review
“Sea view rooms are beatiful”
omerziv2000, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Be a regular visitor.”
EEBergman, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
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