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Villa Ducale

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At a Glance

    Pros

  • away from the hubbub
  • camera-ready views

    Cons

  • A 10- to 15-minute walk to the center of Taormina
  • the restaurant menu can be limited

Villa Ducale Review

The former summer residence of a local aristocrat has been converted into a luxurious hotel where each room has a balcony with a view. Individually-styled rooms are all furnished with antiques, and an intimate wood-paneled library is at once homelike and romantic. The vast roof terrace, where a fantastic breakfast is served, takes in the wide panorama embracing Etna and the bay below. It's a trek into town, but a year-round free shuttle bus whisks you to the city center or the area's best beaches.

    Hotel Details

  • 11 rooms, 6 suites.
  • Rate includes breakfast.
  • Closed Dec.–Feb. 20.
Updated: 03-02-2013

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