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San Domenico Palace Hotel

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Overview
Piazza San Domenico 5, 98039, Taormina, Sicily Italy See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

Perfectly sited close to Corso Umberto, yet totally private and peaceful. Spectacular views over the most beautiful town and bay possible. The stunning interior cloisters and courtyards and lofty public rooms make this hotel unique. A perfect balance between the historic monastery buildings and modern...More

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Management response:Responded 25 September 2017

Dear Nick, We would like to thank you for having dedicated your time to review your recent stay with us on trip advisor. We thank you for having chosen to stay with us and thanking you for having shared your beautiful feedback about your experience...More

Reviewed 23 September 2017

We stayed in this excellent hotel two weeks ago. The welcome we received on arrival was memorable and from then on life just got better. Our spacious room with a stunning sea view and balcony was on the 3rd floor. It was well appointed and...More

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Management response:Responded 24 September 2017

Dear n0w65, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent stay with us at the San Domenico Palace Hotel in Taormina. It was a pleasure to have read your nice comments about the hotel and about our team which is so...More

Reviewed 22 September 2017

This wonderful old hotel is stunningly beautiful in the most perfect location in Taormina overlooking the sea. A gentle stroll takes you through cobbled streets to the main thoroughfare in Taormina. Our bedroom was large and spacious with very high ceilings. The large balcony had...More

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Management response:Responded 24 September 2017

Dear Julie G, thank you so much for your time to review your recent stay with us at the San Domenico Palace Hotel in Taormina, where we appreciate your kind words. We are very glad that you have chosen to have shared your beautiful experience...More

Reviewed 20 September 2017

This elegant gem of a hotel is spectacularly gorgeous. Every staff member that we came in contact with treated us wonderfully. A former monestary, it has a rich history, a peaceful courtyard, beautiful gardens and jaw-dropping views of Mt. Etna and the Ionian Sea. Our...More

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Management response:Responded 21 September 2017

Dear CMezz, Thank you so much for taking your time to review your recent stay with us at the San Domenico Palace Hotel in Taormina. It was such a joy to read your kind words of appreciation regarding your wonderful stay and your positive feedback...More

Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

This is a drop dead gorgeous hotel and deserves its 5 star rating! An ex-monastery has been lovingly restored and the feature rooms are stunning. The entrance and beautiful courtyard greet you and make you sigh at the elegance and ambience of this hotel. Our...More

Thank Ros147
Management response:Responded 19 September 2017

Dear Ros147, We thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. It was a great pleasure to hear that you appreciated the history of the Hotel and the ambience of the property. We will be sharing your nice...More

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This place is temporarily closed for renovation. Opening date to be announced soon. A LUXURY 5-STAR HOTEL ON THE EAST COAST OF SICILY The San Domenico Palace Hotel sits in a truly magnificent setting that More 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. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Spa
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
108
Also Known As
Palazzo San Domenico Taormina
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Palazzo San Domenico Hotel Taormina
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San Domenico 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, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
108
Also Known As
Palazzo San Domenico Taormina
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Palazzo San Domenico Hotel Taormina
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San Domenico Palace Hotel Taormina, Sicily
Location
Italy > Sicily > Province of Messina > Taormina
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Traveller (880)
Room & Suite (618)
Dining (142)
Pool & Beach (86)
Amenities (32)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (6)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Location
Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
280Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
92Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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suemcg77
26 July 2018|
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Response from StephanieG4328 | Property representative |
Dear Suemcg77, thank you for your message. We are not open for lunch, our Restaurant is only open for Dinner and closed on Monday's. Please let us know if you would like to make a booking. Also note that the Hotel this year... More
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detailedplanner
31 March 2018|
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Response from acbas | Reviewed this property |
I sadly do not know when the hotel will finish their renovations. The Four Seasons Hotel chain has taken over the hotel so I suggest you contact them. Best of luck!
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Phil B
28 June 2017|
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Response from thedubfamily | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I agree the restaurants apart from breakfast are formal and lack buzzy atmosphere that kids like. there are so many good places to find in the town, you will want to wander out each night/lunch.
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Room Tips
"Some rooms have a view towards the Mediterranean Sea"
GeroChiavari
28 Apr. 2018
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"Get a room with views over the Ionian Sea"
PaulFromTheLane
14 Dec. 2017
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"Ask for a room overlooking the sea."
351terencej
21 Nov. 2017
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"The basic room is comfortable but pretty basic for this standard of hotel...may be worth an upgrade but I..."
G-Star-Scuba
12 Nov. 2017
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