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Excelsior Palace Hotel

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Overview
Via Toselli 8, 98039, Taormina, Sicily Italy See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews riviera travel etna view pool area the main street half board corso umberto side sea view air con old world charm multi storey car park reception staff excellent location standard room the cliff up to date plenty of sunbeds superb views
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed our stay at the Excelsior at Powers ferry much. It’s a very comfortable hotel with a friendly staff. Very good breakfast included. The beds were comfortable. And the location could not be more convenient to the main road through Taormina. Our only complaint was...More

Thank pspeerit
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel location is stunning, commanding a magnificent view of Etna and the coastline. It is also just a short stroll to the vibrant Corso Umberto with its myriad of shops and restaurants and a little further to the Greek Theatre. Giuseppe on reception was...More

Thank cruise24
Response from RossellaDirezione, Direttore at Excelsior Palace HotelResponded 1 week ago

Kind guest, we thank you for the opinions expressed on your stay. However, I feel obliged to inform you that the hotel has a private parking with valet service and all customers arriving by car are promptly informed of this. In October, the lidos services...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is perfectly located for exploring Taormina by foot. The hotel is fine, the room was excellent with good facilities and wonderful views, it was well serviced every day.The staff were very polite and helpful. We stayed for four nights with Riviera Travel, the...More

Thank barfin
Response from RossellaDirezione, Direttore at Excelsior Palace HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Customer of the Riviera, in thanking you for the review, for the opinion about the hotel in which you stayed, we would like to specify that the selection of fresh fruit concerns: pineapple, yellow melon, oranges, pears, apples, grapes. Our choices are always linked...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whilst this hotel has a lot to recommend it - great location just steps from the main street plus stunning views, it is badly let down by the quality of the catering. We were on a package with Riviera Travel and here for 4 nights...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel was in an excellent location. It was a tad tired. The standard room of a good size but the shower was very awkward to use. Good pool, the bar area was good and at night it was very pleasant having a drink listening...More

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About
Description
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 More 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. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
88
Price range
US$ 111 - US$ 328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Excelsior Palace Taormina
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Hotel Excelsior Palace
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Excelsior Palace Hotel Taormina, Sicily
Location
Italy > Sicily > Province of Messina > Taormina
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
88
Price range
US$ 111 - US$ 328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Excelsior Palace Taormina
,
Hotel Excelsior Palace
,
Excelsior Palace Hotel Taormina, Sicily
Location
Italy > Sicily > Province of Messina > Taormina
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Traveller (477)
Room & Suite (282)
Pool & Beach (76)
Dining (71)
Amenities (8)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
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jandpmemories
2 September 2018|
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Response from excelsiorpalacehotel | Property representative |
Yes, pool towels are provided by the hotel. Best regards Rosella Castorina Ponte Excelsior Palace Hotel Taormina
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Holly186621
25 April 2018|
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Response from excelsiorpalacehotel | Property representative |
Dear guest, you can regulate air conditioning in your room. Best regards Rosella Ponte
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Manxie52
9 October 2017|
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Response from cheshireguy | Reviewed this property |
no the bus station is at the other end of Taormina a 20min walk
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Room Tips
"Etna view rooms are more expensive"
cruise24
1 week ago
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"Avoid the back of the hotel"
lavender35
1 week ago
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"Pay more for a sea view."
SueVOldham
9 Sep 2018
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"Room 201 was fantastic!"
Rich53y
3 Sep 2018
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