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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 10 July 2012

I would have given this hotel a better grade without this incident below with the hotel manager. And moreover, you should know that the hotel is in the top of the hill in Taormina - so every time you want to go the city center or anywhere in the neighbourhood, you have to climb down and up hundreds of stairs...

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2Thank Mosselo
Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 26 June 2012

The hotel has a spectacular view of Taormina, Giardino-Naxos and Etna but to get there by foot from the city center you have to walk a staircase for 20 min down and 40 min up so you have to be in good condition.

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2Thank LiBjork
Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 9 January 2012

This place had the most amazing view I have seen in my life.Not only from our room but also from the breakfast room and even next to the pool you can just enjoy looking at the city, the see and the Etna at the same time.It was amazing!!!!! The staff was very friendly and helpful.Only negative point was the cleaning....

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3Thank gozsducourt
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2011

I stayed at this hotel for 4 nights after a week of travelling around Italy. We picked up a hire car at the airport and drove to the hotel and what a crazy drive that was! The winding narrow roads leading up to the hotel was very nervewracking and i was on the edge of my seat, as for my...

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3Thank Nicky P
Reviewed 1 August 2011

I've spent 3 nights in this hotel on my Fly&Drive Trip to Sicily in July. I got there at 2 am, so I just wanted to get the key to my room and get some sleep. In the morning, when I went downstairs (there is an elevator too!) for breakfast I couldn't believe my eyes - the view is simply...

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2Thank Loriath
Reviewed 18 June 2011

My wife and I were here on honeymoon last July 21-28. We loved staying here the staff were fantastic and not at all rude. Yes it is very high if walking but all you have to do is catch the orange bus you go up and down for less than €2 the locals on the bus actually enjoy seeing you...

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3Thank Wobalong
Warsaw
Reviewed 14 August 2008

We stayed at Sole Castello for a week (Neckermann’s package) from 2-9 August 2008. Honestly, I had numerous objections and worries before the trip to Taormina, as I had not found any good reviews on either Tripadvisor, or any other website. I had a small fear about the highway for example, which, according to the google maps , was going...

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4Thank corinna_schumacher
Lausanne
Reviewed 28 May 2008

The only good thing about this hotel is the way it looks from the outside since it has been recently repainted!!! But taht's all! The rooms are extremely small with smelly toilet and small simple beds.And this for the price of 135E per night in May!!!!We were ready to leave the hotel instantly but after a conversation with a receptionist...

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Liverpool
Reviewed 17 January 2007

My partner and I stayed at the Hotel Sole Castello in June 2006. The write up on the hotels website was fairl good. It stated its was only steps from the centre. When we arrived we realised it was actually 450 steps to the centre up/down a very steep hill, which in the baking hot sun isnt fun. You'd be...

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2Thank lynz2806
Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 29 March 2006

The Sole Castello was an unplanned stop for us, and we were thankful to find something available. A couple nights later, we stayed at the Villa Greta in Taormina, a much nicer experience - staff and restaurant were quite nice, food was excellent at the restaurant in Villa Greta. But Sole Castello had nothing other than a nice view going...

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Additional Information about Sole Castello

Address: Via Leonardo da Vinci 83, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Messina > Taormina
Price Range: $85 - $166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sole Castello 3*
Number of rooms: 54
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“best views, great staff. Choose a room with a balcony overlookng the sea and Mt etna. on 3rd floor. its quiet and peaceful ..”
292Catem, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have good views of Etna and coast line.”
Hawley50, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Get a sea view”
Johnm556, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Room with sea view”
elainep59, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Room with balcony is must! Awesome views!”
360nadjaj, 8 Dec 2015 | Read review
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