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Hotel Villa Carlotta

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Villa Carlotta is an aristocratic 1860 Sicilian villa converted into a luxury boutique hotel in the centre of Taormina at 5/7 minutes walk to the historical pedestrian area of town. Our hotel, member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World group, is located in a panoramic and tranquil part of Taormina, overlooking the Ionian sea, lush mediterranean gardens, Italy’s mainland coast and on one side Mount Etna, Europe’s highest and most interesting active volcano.You can feel an informal and elegant atmosphere all around the hotel which has been decorated individually by celebrated Italian interior designers making it an idyllic place, ideal for honeymooners or for those looking for romance, relax and good Sicilian food.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport transportation
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
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Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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Non-smoking rooms
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Grade: 87 out of 100
28Restaurantswithin 0,5 km
10Attractionswithin 0,5 km
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This was a family holiday and what a superb experience it has been.We have been world travelers and this is one of the best places rather the best hotel I have visited till date..Every single person of the staff right from Ricarrdo n SIMONA too every person here is so polite
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Response from villacarlotta, Front Office Manager at Hotel Villa Carlotta
Responded today
Dear SWEETULATHIA, thank you for your amazing positive review that we really loved and enjoyed a lot. Thank you for remembering our names, we had a pleasure to serve you in our luxury boutique hotel in central Taormina. We are looking forward to your next visit! Warmest regards from Simona and Riccardo front desk managers at Hotel Villa Carlotta Taormina member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World
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We found the staff at the HVC so friendly and helpful. We were welcomed with Prosecco and a run down of the sites in Taormina. The rooms, while small, were beautifully appointed. We would highly recommend!
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This hotel is very special and is perfectly located to town.The view is beautiful. The staff in the hotel is amazing and very helpful. We went in March with my 74 year old mom and 19 year old daughter. The food was amazing as well. We can't wait to go back. Everyone must see
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This is a beautiful hotel with helpful staff. The breakfast was great with spectacular views around Taormina and of Mt Etna. However, room 101, our room, didn’t match with the standards of the rest of the hotel: 1) this room is on the ground floor and located right by the
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Response from villacarlotta, Owner at Hotel Villa Carlotta
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Oureas, I would like to personally thank you for your sincere review posted after the very first night of the 2019 season for Villa Carlotta. I am sorry for the issues you had in your room and really apologize for the bad functioning of your shower.You have stayed only one night and I didn't have time to apologize personally and propose you a compensation. If you wish to contact me through the hotel I'd be more than happy to discuss it with you. However I disagree to your judgment of the room, really too severe. This room has just been restored to a super luxury room, one of the largest we have with an amazing Carrara marble bathroom, huge walk-in shower and a double internal door between the bedroom and the living room so that you have a DBL barrier between you and the corridor. For what concerns the temperature - excuse me but 25/26 degrees in March in Taormina is impossible, it could be in May or June; I wonder why you didn't actionate the digital temperature control to set your preferred temperature. I assure you that the shower problem has been promptly solved and again I apologize for the unconvenience. The room 101 is still one of our guests preferred room for its great standing panoramic balcony and sea view, its large size to be a dbl and its luxury amenities.In years we have never had noise issues as the hotel itself is extremely quiet. Thank you again, I am looking forward to have you again in our hotel as a special guest. Kind regards, Andrea Quartucci, the owner
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This hotel is so amazing. We had the most gorgeous view of the ocean. The view from breakfast was also incredible. The food here was just fantastic. Beds were comfy and rooms are really nice. Great customer service.
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Response from villacarlotta, Front Office Manager at Hotel Villa Carlotta
Responded 1 week ago
Dear girlsgirlsgirls, what can we tell you ? We cried too when you left and when we read your amazing and passionate review. You have said everything in a few words, all we can do is saying "Grazie mille" and we miss you so much ! Per favore, please come back soon! Your personal manager, Simona F.O. Hotel Villa Carlotta, awarded as "best mistery ispection" Small Luxury Hotel in the World for 2018
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Is parking available ?
Is parking available ?
Dear 508jmw, in Taormina parking is extremely restricted and difficult. However Villa Carlotta provides a valet parking at a cost of euro 22,00 a day. You can drop the car in front of the hotel and with a short note to reception have it back in a few minutes. We remind you that from our hotel you can go everywhere in town by walk. Kind regards, Hotel Villa Carlotta, staff
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Dear I9781VAmike, thank you very much for considering our boutique hotel in Taormina center for your future holidays. Our hotels has also a very good restaurant in our panoramic roof top terrace where an outstanding complimentary breakfast is served every morning and during the day lunch and candle-light dinner are served. Most of our dishes can be cooked gluten-free. For what concerns vegans either breakfast and dinners we serve many vegetables dishes and our chef can certainly customise your wife's plates at her wish. Sicilian cuisine is very much based on veggies and fruit so our answer is YES! With much pleasure. While booking - we strongly suggest to book directlywith us - you can indicate some foods she wants to find we will do our best to please her.By booking directly by mail we can personalise the whole stay with us at your request. This is our main asset. We are looking forward to have you as our guests and again thank you for your attention, Simona, booking manager
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What is on breakfast menu? Nov 23?
Ho there ! It’s a full buffet breakfast with sweet and savoury delicacies, fruit, ecc.
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Hello Will the pool be open beginning April?
Dear Anne, the pool is already open! The weather in April is mild but still not very hot, When the sun shines - often - it gets warm and pleasant. We are looking forward to have you here with us. Kind regards, HVCarlotta staff
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"Room 1 Apartment excellent"
"Room overlooking pool had small balcony. Just lovely!"
"Rooms with a sea view over the garden"
"Do not get a room near reception"
"Room with view is worth the extra cost."
US$197 - US$1 172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
carlotta hotel taormina
ItalySicilyProvince of MessinaTaormina
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