Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo - Taormina

ex. Grand Hotel Timeo by Orient-Express

Via Teatro Greco 59, Taormina, Italy, 98039  show map
 5 stars
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Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo - Taormina

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

EUR 44 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Restaurant buffet

Breakfast room

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Editorial review:

This hotel, built in 1873, is the first ever in Taormina. The terrace views are amazing, especially the sunset views. Guests receive impeccable service from the staff, the gardens are beautiful, and even though the rooms vary in quality, they all have outdoor areas and period-specific furnishings.

Overview

Featuring a sunbathing terrace, a swimming pool and a wellness area, Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo offers annex rooms overlooking the sea. Residing in a 4-story building, the hotel was opened in 1873 and renovated in 2012.

Offering direct access to Parco Avventura Etna, Lido Europa and Playa Sole Luna, Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo enjoys spectacular setting in the heart of Taormina. Taormina city center is 1 km away.

Direct access to the rocky beach and palm trees and parks is provided.

Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo lies within 50 minutes’ drive to Fontanarossa airport.

Rooms

This traditional hotel comprises of gallery villa, prime junior suite and gallery twin room with Italian décor and such comforts as climate control, a personal computer, an individual safe, television with satellite channels and a writing desk as well as marble bathrooms. Guests will enjoy a view of Sicilian Coast from their rooms. Bathrooms are fitted with a shower, complimentary toiletries and a spa bathtub.

Eat & Drink

A full American buffet breakfast is served in the elegant dining room. Guests can try fine meals of Mediterranean cuisine in the stunning restaurant onsite. Terrace bar is available on site. The property is a 5-minute walk from the winery Timoleone Cafe.

Services

A conference room, a business centre and computer rental are also offered at the hotel.

Relax

Guests can re-energize with Turkish steam bath and reflex massage available on site. On-site fitness amenities include fitness classes and an exercise room.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) at EUR 44 per day.

The hotel staff speaks English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Polish, Russian.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   70.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Hiking

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Bank service
  • Wake up service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Poolside snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Game console
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Children's play area
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view
  • City view
  • Countryside view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Turndown service
  • Chaise lounges
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries
  • Bathroom telephone

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • In-room movies
  • DVD player
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  3 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo - Taormina Taormina location
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Hotel Address:

Via Teatro Greco 59, Taormina, Italy, 98039

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City Center
  • Taormina
    300 m
Airports
  • Fontanarossa (CTA)
    47.4 km
Train Stations
  • Taormina Cable Car - Via Pirandello
    300 m
  • Taormina Cable Car - Mazzaro'
    800 m
Restaurants
  • Trattoria da Nino (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean)
    180 m
  • Grand Hotel Timeo Restaurant (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean)
    140 m
Parks
  • Public Gardens
    160 m
  • Parco Comunale di Taormina
    180 m
Beaches
  • Mazzaro
    210 m
  • Spiaggia di Mazzeo
    1.4 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  3 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    70

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Rooms and availability

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Bed type: King-size bed or Twin beds
Size: 55 m²
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    Classic Annex Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds
    Size: 25 m²
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    Villa Mini Suite
    Bed type: Twin beds
    Size: 25 m²
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    Junior Suite
    Bed type: Double bed
    Size: 38 m²
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      Annex Triple Room
      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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      Family Villa
      Bed type: King-size bed or Twin beds
      Size: 50 m²
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      Superior Double Room
      Bed type: Double bed
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      Superior Junior Suite
      Bed type: Double bed or King-size bed or Twin beds or Twin beds
      Size: 45 m²
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      Deluxe Room
      Bed type: Double bed
      Size: 30 m²
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      Suite
      Bed type: Twin beds
      Size: 55 m²
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        Deluxe Junior Suite
        Bed type: Double bed or King-size bed or Twin beds or Twin beds
        Size: 50 m²
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          Executive Junior Suite
          Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or 2 Single beds
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            Presidential King Suite
            Bed type: 2 King-size beds
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            Gallery Double Room
            Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds
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            Gallery Villa
            Bed type: King-size bed or Twin beds
            Size: 45 m²
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            How to reach hotel

            hotel Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo - Taormina Taormina location
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            Hotel Address:

            Via Teatro Greco 59, Taormina, Italy, 98039

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Taormina
              300 m
            Airports
            • Fontanarossa (CTA)
              47.4 km
            Train Stations
            • Taormina Cable Car - Via Pirandello
              300 m
            • Taormina Cable Car - Mazzaro'
              800 m
            Restaurants
            • Trattoria da Nino (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean)
              180 m
            • Grand Hotel Timeo Restaurant (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean)
              140 m
            Parks
            • Public Gardens
              160 m
            • Parco Comunale di Taormina
              180 m
            Beaches
            • Mazzaro
              210 m
            • Spiaggia di Mazzeo
              1.4 km
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  12 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  3 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2012
            • Number of floors:
              4
            • Number of rooms:
              70

            Hotel Awards

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            Best Luxury Hotels in Italy

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            What's nearby

            Popular areas

            • City Center - 200 m
            • Isola Bella - 900 m
            • Mazzaro - 1.0 km

            Train stations

            • Taormina Cable Car - Via Pirandello - 200 m
            • Taormina Cable Car - Mazzaro' - 700 m
            • Taormina - Giardini Naxos Train Station - 1.0 km

            Shopping areas

            • Corso Umberto - 500 m

            Amusement

            • Taormina Mare - 200 m

            Monuments and Landmarks

            • Naumachie - 200 m
            • Taormina Cathedral - 700 m
            • Isola Bella Taormina - 900 m

            Museums

            • Römisches Theater - 700 m

            Theaters

            • Greek Amphitheater - 100 m

            Local attractions

            • Playa Sole Luna - 2.3 km
              Via Lungomare 1, Taormina
            • Lido l'Aurora Celeste - 3.7 km
              Viale Strascina, Giardini Naxos
            • Lido Stockholm - 3.8 km
              Via Nazionale, Taormina
            • Lido Europa - 3.3 km
              Via Tysandros, Giardini Naxos
            • La Spiaggia Libera di Letojanni - 3.7 km
              Via Luigi Rizzo, Letojanni

            Near the hotel

            • Parco Comunale di Taormina - 180 m
              Via Bagnoli Croce, Taormina
            • Mazzaro - 210 m
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            • Chiesa di San Giuseppe - 470 m
              Piazza IX Aprile, Taormina
            • Public Gardens - 160 m
              Via Bagnoli Croce, Sicily
            • Duomo Santa Catarina - 210 m
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            • Spiaggia di Mazzeo - 1.4 km
              Via Alcide De Gasperi 11, Taormina

            Restaurants nearby

            • Trattoria da Nino - 180 m

              Address: Via Luigi Pirandello 37
              Phone: +39 094221265

              71% likes this, based on 1127 reviews
              Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean
              Price Range: GBP 31 - GBP 94

            • La Tavernetta - 160 m

              Address: Via Timoleone 22/24
              Phone: +39 0942 23378

              69% likes this, based on 207 reviews
              Cuisine: Italian

            • Timoleone Cafe - 150 m

              Address: Via Timoleone, 6
              Phone: +(39)3468777633

              65% likes this, based on 29 reviews
              Cuisine: Vegetarian, Organic

            • Grand Hotel Timeo Restaurant - 140 m

              Address: Via Teatro Greco, 59
              Phone: 3909426270200

              83% likes this, based on 129 reviews
              Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean
              Price Range: GBP 77 - GBP 221

            • Al Giardino - 180 m

              Address: Via Bagnoli Croci, 84
              Phone: +39 0942 23453

              77% likes this, based on 290 reviews
              Cuisine: Mediterranean

            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  12 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  3 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2012
            • Number of floors:
              4
            • Number of rooms:
              70

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            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best Luxury Hotels in Italy

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            Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo

            Average guest rating

            7.8out of 10
            Fabulous
            Based on 35 reviews

            Rating by category:

            Location
            9.6
            Service
            9.2
            Value
            9.5
            Rooms
            10.0

            Guest reviews

            • Family with children
              9.6

              Excellent location,views,staff,service,very comfortable.

            • Group of friends
              10.0

              The accommodations were first rate. The view from our balcony of the sea and of Mt. Etna was breathtaking. I loved the proximity of the hotel to the Taormina shopping area. I am already planning my return trip to the Grand Hotel Timeo. We ended up staying in a Junior Suite rather than the Double Deluxe Room.

              The signs in Taormina to the Grand Hotel Timeo could be better. It was hard for us to find the hotel entrance and the parking area.

            • Group of friends
              8.2

              The hotel was quite beautiful and well located. The breakfast on the terrace with the beautiful view was a delight.

              We were located in the annex which we would not have taken if we realized it. Although the room was nice, we felt isolated.

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              We were not satisfied with our original room in the annex,but were upgraded to a suite in the main building with a wonderful view as soon as the staff realized our unhappiness.

            • Couple
              9.6

              Excellent hotel, highly recommned a stay!

              A little expensive but a great hotel.

            • Group of friends
              9.6

              The Opera at the Teatro Greco

              Children in the pool. there was only a 2 hour window when they weren't allowed (2-4pm). It should have been the opposite.

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              Service and food and luxury setting

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              The service, location were excellent. Very tranquil.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo - Taormina Taormina location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            Via Teatro Greco 59, Taormina, Italy, 98039

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Taormina
              300 m
            Airports
            • Fontanarossa (CTA)
              47.4 km
            Train Stations
            • Taormina Cable Car - Via Pirandello
              300 m
            • Taormina Cable Car - Mazzaro'
              800 m
            Restaurants
            • Trattoria da Nino (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean)
              180 m
            • Grand Hotel Timeo Restaurant (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean)
              140 m
            Parks
            • Public Gardens
              160 m
            • Parco Comunale di Taormina
              180 m
            Beaches
            • Mazzaro
              210 m
            • Spiaggia di Mazzeo
              1.4 km
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  12 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  3 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2012
            • Number of floors:
              4
            • Number of rooms:
              70

            Hotel Awards

            ItalianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedTaorminaBelmond Grand Hotel Timeo

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best Luxury Hotels in Italy

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