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Overview of Excelsior Palace Hotel

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Guest reviews

4.1/5 Very Good
141 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet Friendly
  • Air conditioning

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Highlights

Popular LocationPalazzo dei Duchi di Santo Stefano1 min walk
Popular LocationPorta di Catania2 min walk
RestaurantBocconciccio1 min walk
RestaurantC & G Italian Chocolate1 min walk
AirportCatania (CTA-Fontanarossa)57 min drive

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  • Single Room

    Room amenities

    • 140 sq ft
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bed
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  • Double or Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • 172 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Single Beds
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  • Superior Double Room

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 183 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed OR 3 Single Beds
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  • Double Room, Sea View (Elegance)

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 172 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Single Beds
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  • Deluxe Double Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 183 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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About this area

Taormina

Excelsior Palace Hotel is located near the beach and in a walkable area with good shopping. Notable landmarks in the area include Palazzo dei Duchi di Santo Stefano and Porta di Catania. Travelling with kids? Consider Taormina Cable Car and Villa Comunale Garden. Discover the area's water adventures with scuba diving and snorkelling nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with mountain biking and ecotours.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Corso Umberto - 1 min walk
  • Palazzo dei Duchi di Santo Stefano - 1 min walk
  • Porta di Catania - 2 min walk
  • Piazza del Duomo - 3 min walk
  • San Giorgio Theatre - 6 min walk

Getting around

  • Taormina Giardini Station - 9 min drive
  • Catania (CTA-Fontanarossa) - 57 min drive

Restaurants

  • Excelsior Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Panoramic Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Bocconciccio - 1 min walk
  • C & G Italian Chocolate - 1 min walk
  • Trattoria da Ugo - 1 min walk

About this property

Excelsior Palace Hotel

Family-friendly Taormina hotel in Taormina City Centre, walk to Corso Umberto
This smoke-free hotel features 2 restaurants, an outdoor pool and a bar/lounge. Free WiFi in public areas and a free manager's reception are also provided. Additionally, a poolside bar, 2 coffee shops/cafés and a snack bar/deli are on-site. All 88 rooms offer comforts such as Egyptian cotton sheets and down comforters, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and LED TVs with satellite channels. Minibars, room service (during limited hours) and hairdryers are among the other amenities available to guests.
Excelsior Palace Hotel offers 88 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters and premium bedding. LED televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include baths or showers, designer toiletries, bidets and complimentary toiletries.
This Taormina hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include a hairdryer and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Self parking: EUR 10 per day
Limited parking spaces
Return airport shuttle (surcharge)
Train station pick-up shuttle (surcharge)
Beach shuttle (surcharge)
Limo/town car service
Shopping centre shuttle (surcharge)
Theme park shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–9:30 AM: EUR 15 per person
2 restaurants and 2 coffee shops
1 poolside bar and 1 bar
Free daily reception
Room service available

Things to do

Outdoor pool

Family friendly

Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
Dry-cleaning service
In-room childcare (surcharge)
Laundry facilities
Outdoor pool
Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

Banquet hall
Lift
Free newspapers in reception
Front-desk safe

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Dry-cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Porter
Tour/ticket assistance
Wedding services

Languages spoken

English
French
German
Italian
Spanish

Business services

24-hour business centre
1 meeting room
Conference centre (151 square feet of space)

Outdoors

Beach cabanas (surcharge)
Garden
Pool sunloungers
Pool umbrellas
Rooftop terrace

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
In-room accessibility
Wheelchair-accessible parking

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Smoke-free property
TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning
Blackout drapes/curtains
Down comforter
Egyptian cotton sheets
Premium bedding

Bathroom

Bathtub or shower
Bidet
Designer toiletries
Hairdryer

Entertainment

LED TV
Satellite channels

Food and drink

Minibar

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Connecting rooms available
Desk
Phone
Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM and midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 15 per pet, per day
Up to 22 lb/10 kg
Food and water bowls are available
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Payment types at the property

American Express
Diners Club
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: EUR 150
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: EUR 150 (up to 18 years old)
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 3.50 per person, per night, up to 10 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 12 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: EUR 15 per person (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: EUR 10 per day
  • Pet fee: EUR 15 per pet, per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

We should mention

All guests, including children, must be present at check-in and show their government-issued photo ID card or passport
Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2999.99, due to national regulations; for further details, please contact the property using the information in the booking confirmation
This property offers transfers from the train station (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)

Property is also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Excelsior Palace Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Excelsior Palace Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Excelsior Palace Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Excelsior Palace Hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is this property pet-friendly?
Yes, this property allows pets with a maximum weight of up to 10 kg per pet. There's a fee of EUR 15 per pet, per day.
How much is parking at this property?
Self-parking is available for EUR 10 per day. Limited spots are available.
What time is check-in at Excelsior Palace Hotel?
Check-in is from 2 PM to midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at this property?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Does this property provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle.
Where is Excelsior Palace Hotel located?
This family-friendly Taormina hotel is located in the historical district, steps away from Palazzo dei Duchi di Santo Stefano, Porta di Catania and Piazza del Duomo.

Guest reviews

4.1
Very Good
5 - Excellent
58
4 - Good
51
3 - Okay
19
2 - Mediocre
13
1 - Poor
0
4.3
Cleanliness
4.2
Service and Staff
3.9
Amenities
3.7
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Wonderful views. Friendly, courteous and knowledgeable staff.

Stayed 4 nights in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2019

2/5

  • Liked: Staff & service
  • Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities

hotel look very pretty from outside but bathroom are terrible also changed room was still very disappointing

Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

The view is remarkable!

A lovely hotel in a spectacular location. The pool is wonderful, the room was quite comfortable. We definitely would return. The staff, while very professional, were less than enthusiastic about helping.

Stayed 4 nights in Oct 2019