Sicily Holidays

Malta is a short sea or air journey from Italy’s largest island, mesmerising Sicily. It is blessed with a beautiful climate and a diverse mix of attractions.

Our Recommended Hotels – Sicily

Hotel Monte Tauro 4* (Taormina) from £959/pp for 7 nights B&B (2 in Double SV BLC Room)

TauroInformation: A short walk away from Taormina and the famous Greco-Roman Theatre, Monte Tauro enjoys views ranging from the gulf of Naxos to Mount Etna – every room boasts a balcony and a sea view. This hotel offers modern facilities combined with traditional Sicilian hospitality and is one of only 3 ‘lifestyle’ awarded hotels in Italy.

Facilities:
Outdoor swimming pools with hydromassage corner, Piano bar with string quartet, occasionally, Shuttle bus service to Taormina’s beaches (charge), Golf and tennis on request.

Restaurants & Bars:
Meals: Full breakfast, guests on half board also receive a 3-course evening meal, The restaurant (à la carte menu) offers delicious traditional Sicilian and Mediterranean dishes in addition to a variety of international cuisine, The Ti Grill Bar, situated next to the pool, Easy Dining.

Families & Children:
Children’s pre-booked meals: 1st child 50% off upgraded meals, 2nd child no discount.

Accommodation:
Guest Rooms: 100
All rooms have en suite facilities, balcony or terrace, satellite television, A/C, safe, mini bar and sea view. Junior suites with hydro-massage bath tub and twin rooms for sole use are available at a supplement.
Official rating: 4★h

Sant’Alphio Garden Hotel & Spa (Giardini Naxos), from £716 for 7 nights B&B (2 in Inland Balcony Room)

Sant AlphioInformation: Located in the centre of Giardini Naxos, the hotel boasts beautiful gardens and fountains and lies close to the sea. The hotel also offers its own spa with a variety of treatments on offer, great dining and its own private lido for some true Italian style sunbathing.

Facilities:
Private beach, Bougainville wellness, centre with indoor pool, Jacuzzi, steam room, Gym, massage and solarium, Private parking, Outdoor pool, Solarium, Safe, Internet point.

Restaurants & Bars:
Breakfast, Restaurant with regional and international dishes, 2 bars (24 hour service),Easy Dining.

Families & Children:
Children’s pre-booked meals: 1st/2nd child 50% off upgraded meals.

Accommodation:
Guest Rooms: 124
All rooms are furnished in modern style and are equipped with all comforts to make the best of your holiday. All rooms have en suite facilities, satellite TV, radio, air-conditioning, Telephone, hairdryer, safe and fridge. Sea view rooms and rooms for sole use are available at a supplement.

Excelsior Palace 4* (Taormina), from £739/pp for 7 nights B&B (2 in Country View Room)

Excelsior PalaceInformation: The Excelsior Palace offers a delightful mix of Moorish and turn of the century architecture. Conveniently situated at one end of the Corsa Umberto, the main street of Taormina, this grand hotel is close to the resort’s many shops, bars and restaurants.

Facilities:
Private gardens, Lounge, TV room, Safe in rooms, Outdoor fresh water pool (May – Sep), Sunbeds and parasol free of charge.

Restaurants & Bars:
Meals: Full breakfast, guests on half board also receive a 3-course evening meal Restaurant serving Sicilian and international cuisine, Inside Bar (15:30 – 24:00), Pool Bar open from May – Sep, Easy Dining.

Families & Children:
Free Cots, Children’s pre-booked meals: 1st child 50% off upgraded meals, 2nd child no discount.

Accommodation:
Guest Rooms: 88
The twin-bedded rooms have heating (Nov – Apr), air-conditioning (Jun – Sep daytime only), mini bar, safe and TV. Side sea view/Mount Etna view rooms are available at a supplement. Full sea view rooms, sole use and single rooms are also available at a supplement.
Official rating: 4★

Grand Hotel Mazzaro Sea Palace 5* (Taormina) from £1,036 for 7 nights room only. (2 in Sea View TERR Room)

Excelsior PalaceInformation: Beautifully situated, with its own private beach, this deluxe hotel overlooks the pretty bay of Mazzaro. The hotel offers the finest quality accommodation and is well renowned for its high standard of service. The cable car, which connects Mazzaro and Taormina, is a few minutes’ walk from the hotel.

Facilities:
Outdoor swimming pool, Private sandy beach, Sun terraces, Fitness centre,TV
Lounge, Wellness centre Hyd’or.

Restaurants & Bars:
Meals: Full breakfast and half board at a supplement. Guests on half board also receive a 3-course evening meal and guest on full board also receive lunch, Tancredi, piano bar, Restaurant with terrace serving Sicilian specialities.

Families & Children:
Children’s pre-booked meals: 1st/2nd child 50% off upgraded meals, Interconnecting rooms available on request

Accommodation:
Guest Rooms: 88
The luxury furnished twin-bedded rooms have TV, hairdryer, air-conditioning, mini bar, safe, sea view and large terrace. Single persons have a choice of inland rooms or twin rooms for sole use, available at a supplement. Also at a supplement are Junior Suites with Sea View, Sea View Suites with terrace and the luxurious Sea View Suites with terrace and private pool.
Official rating: 5★