The aristocratic "Villa Carlotta", built in 1896, has been completely renovated vin 2007 with utmost care, in order to recapture the splendor of its historic past combining the warm Sicilian hospitality with updated amenities, elegance and charm.
The villa is today a luxury hotel with only 23 rooms and suiotes all inidividually decorated by famous italian designers in a classical contemporary style where guests are welcome like old friends. Design furniture, romantic sicilian artworks, luxury fabrics with warm colors are used throughout the propery and the rooms with attention to every single detail.
Inside thze villa in an antique hall with authentic Roman catacombs guests can enjoy a surprising design lounge bar with WI-FI Internet point, a library and a tea room.
16 camere e 7 suites con tutti i confort : bagni con amenities di lusso, tv satellitare al plasma con canali SKY, DVD, frigobar, asciugacapelli, aria condizionata con telecomando, mini cassaforte, telefono diretto, terrazza privata o balcone.
The Hotel VILLA DUCALE in Taormina is a small luxury boutique hotel in a aristocratic Sicilian villa from where you can admire a unique and spectacular view over the Mediterranean sea and Mount Etna. It is situated in the panoramic part of Taormina at only 15 minutes walk to the centre (free hotel shuttle available at all times). The villa has been renovated in 2009 with a great attention to details, and for the quality of its offer and services it can be certainly considered one of the most fascinating charming hotels in Sicily.
A romantic and relaxing place, the hotel only features 11 rooms and 6 suites immersed in nature and rich in history and traditions : ideal for honeymooners and for those who wish to regenerate themselves in magical, exclusive surroundings.
In the private hotel grounds countless flowers create a peaceful, bright oasis, a celebration of nature the terrace where meals and drinks are served, enjoys a spectacular view, while the delightful Mediterranean garden is dominated by the typical colours and perfumes of this land.
Interrnally, the Hotel has perfectly preserved the authentic atmosphere of a Sicilian villa : from the use of material such as terracotta, wrought iron, painted ceramics, luxury local favrics to the warm, friendly welcome, offered in a sophisticated but informal ambiance.
The hotel is situated in the panoramic area of Taormina at 10/15 minutes walk to the centre which can be easily reached using the hotel, complimentary shuttle at frequent times.
The nearest airport is CATANIA at km. 55 from Taormina, the hotel staff would be pleased to reserve a private transfer with de-luxe car at approx. 90 euros per two people.
In Giardini-Naxos, 10 minutes drive- 8 km is Taormina railway station (taxi to reach the hotel approX. 18 euros).
VILLA DUCALE is a proud member of Small Luxury Hotels of the world group.