The most romantic hotel in Taormina
Stunning coast and mountain views
Local nibbles at cocktail time
Multi award-winning Hotel Villa Ducale is one of our Founder Lulu's favourite boutique hotels in Sicily. It enjoys one of the best positions in Taormina, immersed in nature between the sea and Mount Etna.
The hotel is set in an original aristocratic Sicilian villa, maintaining authentic interiors and materials. Wrought iron, painted ceramics and terracotta create a warm and inviting atmosphere. This Chic Retreat offers incredible views, with the stunning Mount Etna on one side and crystal blue waters on the other.
Guests at Hotel Villa Ducale have access to private beaches, renowned for their imposing rocks and beautiful sands. The beaches are fully-equipped with changing rooms, sunbeds, parasols, showers, solariums, lounge bars and restaurants. A complimentary shuttle service to reach these beaches can be
Taormina, with its Greek Theatre and Arab
If you fancy venturing further afield, Castelmola, an ancient Medieval village, is nearby. The enchanting Isolabella is also a beautiful place for a stroll. Best of all is Mount Etna, which not only offers an exhilarating climb of the volcano but also some great restaurants.
If you want to stay closer to home you can enjoy the Jacuzzi in the Mediterranean garden, and there's a complimentary shuttle service to the beach as well as to the
Breakfast at Hotel Villa Ducale is served on the terrace, which offers stunning views
Home-made Sicilian dishes are served at lunch and dinner and there is an extensive wine list to choose from. Sunset cocktails are served every evening with complimentary Sicilian appetizers.
Don't miss the complimentary Afternoon Tea and coffee, served at 5pm with a wonderful array of Sicilian cakes and biscuits!
Via Leonardo da Vinci, 60, Taormina, Taormina 98039, ME, Italy
Villa Ducale can arrange private transfers from/to Catania airport (approximately 100EUR for pick up and drop off).
Those who travel by car can take advantage of the hotel valet parking for a daily fee of 20EUR. Street parking is also available.
Catania airport is a 1 hour drive from the hotel (77km).
It comes as no surprise that the 19 rooms and suites at Villa Ducale are filled with charm and authenticity. They have all been decorated using Sicilian traditions and materials, whilst still allowing guests to enjoy SKY TV and air-conditioning.
Many of the en-suite bathrooms feature large Jacuzzi tubs or walk-in showers. All rooms without exception have private terraces with spectacular views of the sea and Etna. Complimentary Satellite TV and WiFi are available throughout all of the rooms and suites.
The new lavish villa sleeps up to six people (four comfortably) featuring a large terrace with loungers, tables & chairs.
If a cancellation is made within 30 days of the arrival date, or in the case of a no-show, 100% of the total price will be charged.
Check-in time: 14:00
Check-out time: 12:00
Early check-in: no
Late check-out: no
No pets allowed. Fee is $0
Each hotel selected for its unique charm by Lulu the founder.
Special benefits only guests booking through Chic Retreats obtain.
If you find your stay cheaper elsewhere we will give you £50 towards your next stay with us.