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Seasonal outdoor pool, pool umbrellas
Seasonal outdoor pool, pool umbrellas
Outdoor spa bath
Balcony

Guest reviews

4.1 out of 5 Very good
631 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Pet Friendly
Air conditioning
Restaurant
Breakfast Available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided

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Explore the area

Popular LocationParco Duca di Cesaro4 min walk
Popular LocationVilla Comunale Garden5 min walk
Popular LocationGreek Theatre10 min walk
AirportCatania (CTA-Fontanarossa)59 min drive

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  • Double Room, Balcony

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 193 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Single Beds
    More detailsDouble Room, Balcony
  • Double Room, Annex Building (Palazzo Santa Caterina)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 215 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsDouble Room, Annex Building (Palazzo Santa Caterina)
  • Single Room

    Room amenities

    • 172 sq ft
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsSingle Room
  • Triple Room, Sea View

    Room amenities

    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsTriple Room, Sea View
  • Economy Double Room, 1 Double or 2 Single Beds

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 172 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Single Beds
    More detailsEconomy Double Room, 1 Double or 2 Single Beds
  • Economy Triple Room

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsEconomy Triple Room
  • Triple Room, Balcony

    Room amenities

    • 18 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsTriple Room, Balcony
  • Triple Room, Annex Building (Palazzo Santa Caterina)

    Room amenities

    • 20 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsTriple Room, Annex Building (Palazzo Santa Caterina)
  • Standard Double Room

    Room amenities

    • 172 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsStandard Double Room
  • Standard Triple Room

    Room amenities

    • 18 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsStandard Triple Room
  • Superior Triple Room, Balcony, Sea View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 16 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsSuperior Triple Room, Balcony, Sea View
  • Double Room, Sea View

    Room amenities

    • 172 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsDouble Room, Sea View
  • Superior Double Room, Balcony, Sea View

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 172 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Single Beds
    More detailsSuperior Double Room, Balcony, Sea View

About this area

Taormina

Located in Taormina, Hotel Ariston & Palazzo Santa Caterina is in the historical district and near the beach. While the natural beauty of Isola Bella and Letojanni Beach can be enjoyed by anyone, those looking for an activity can explore Taormina Cable Car. Villa Comunale Garden and Hundred Horse Chestnut Tree are also worth visiting. Guests love the hotel's central location.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Parco Duca di Cesaro - 4 min walk
  • Villa Comunale Garden - 5 min walk
  • Taormina Cable Car - 7 min walk
  • Museum of Art and Popular Traditions - 10 min walk
  • Greek Theatre - 10 min walk

Getting around

  • Taormina Giardini Station - 6 min drive
  • AirportCatania (CTA-Fontanarossa) - 59 min drive

Restaurants

  • Andreas Restaurant - 5 min walk
  • Al Giardino - 6 min walk
  • Trattoria Da Nino - 8 min walk
  • Bella Blu - 8 min walk
  • La Tavernetta - 8 min walk

About this property

Hotel Ariston & Palazzo Santa Caterina

4-star hotel, walk to Taormina Cable Car
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a bar/lounge and a poolside bar. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a spa tub, a seasonal outdoor pool and a business centre. All 146 rooms offer free WiFi, minibars and TVs with satellite channels. Room service (during limited hours), coffee/tea makers and hairdryers are among the other amenities available to guests.
Hotel Ariston & Palazzo Santa Caterina offers 146 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Televisions come with satellite channels.

Bathrooms include baths or showers, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. This Taormina hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

A seasonal outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows regional sanitisation guidelines of Safe Hospitality National Protocol (Italy)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

  • Uncovered self parking: EUR 15.00 per day
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–11:00 AM: EUR 15 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Hot tub

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Business centre

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer

Entertainment

  • Satellite channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar

More

  • Desk
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM and midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Please note that Premium guestrooms are located both in the main building of Hotel Ariston and in Palazzo Santa Caterina.

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 28 September 2020 to 31 January 2021 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets stay for free
Up to 11 lb/5 kg

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children 2 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

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

  • 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)
  • Uncovered self-parking fee: EUR 15.00 per day (in/out privileges)

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
Safety features at this property include carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

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 1999.99, due to national regulations; for further details, please contact the property using the information in the booking confirmation
Children 2 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Property is also known as

Ariston Hotel Taormina
Ariston Taormina
Hotel Ariston Palazzo Santa Caterina Taormina
Hotel Ariston Palazzo Santa Caterina
Ariston Palazzo Santa Caterina Taormina
Ariston Palazzo Santa Caterina
Parc Hotel Ariston And Palazzo Santa Caterina
Parc Hotel Taormina
Hotel Ariston Taormina
Parc Hotel Ariston & Palazzo Santa Caterina Taormina, Sicily
Parc Hotel Ariston & Palazzo Santa Caterina Taormina Sicily
Hotel Ariston & Palazzo Santa Caterina Hotel
Hotel Ariston & Palazzo Santa Caterina Taormina
Hotel Ariston & Palazzo Santa Caterina Hotel Taormina

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Hotel Ariston & Palazzo Santa Caterina and receive a full refund?
Yes, Hotel Ariston & Palazzo Santa Caterina offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Hotel Ariston & Palazzo Santa Caterina cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Hotel Ariston & Palazzo Santa Caterina have a pool?
Yes, this property has a seasonal outdoor pool.
Is Hotel Ariston & Palazzo Santa Caterina pet-friendly?
Yes, Hotel Ariston & Palazzo Santa Caterina allows pets with a maximum weight of up to 5 kg per pet.
How much is parking at Hotel Ariston & Palazzo Santa Caterina?
Self-parking is available for EUR 15.00 per day.
What time is check-in at Hotel Ariston & Palazzo Santa Caterina?
Check-in is from 3 PM to midnight.
What time is check-out at Hotel Ariston & Palazzo Santa Caterina?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Does Hotel Ariston & Palazzo Santa Caterina provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle.
Where is Hotel Ariston & Palazzo Santa Caterina located?
Situated in the historical district, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Taormina Coast and Taormina Cable Car. Isola Bella and Greek Theatre are also within 1 mile (2 km).
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4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

4.1/5

Amenities

3.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
This was our third visit to the hotel and the service offered by the team was outstanding. The COVID crisis places many challenges on hotels but the team at the Ariston worked very hard to lessen the impact on guests. The service was personal and the staff weRe very friendly. We will be there again next year.
Stayed 10 nights in Sep 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with group
Overall good but beds in the economy room were VERY uncomfortable and the shower was terrible. The pool was good and the views were outstanding
Stayed 8 nights in Aug 2020

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
The view was beautiful and the breakfast was excellent. Parking is very limited and the A/C in my room blew warm air even when I turned the thermostat down. I realize it may be a seasonal issue since it's November, but I was essentially on a ground floor and therefore couldn't leave my patio door open to cool the room.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Wonderful people of Sicily Thank you
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location close to the centre of Taomina overlooking the sea and a small monastery
Stayed 4 nights in Oct 2019

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