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Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo

Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo is a stunning neo-classical hotel situated in the beautiful Sicilian town of Taormina. With breathtaking views of the bay and the magnificent Mt Etna, the hotel is the perfect base to discover the delights of Sicily.

Taormina, Sicily, Italy
Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo
  • Guests can use the private beach belonging to its sister property, Belmond Villa Sant’Andrea, which is located on the beautiful Bay of Mazzarò in Taormina Mare - a complimentary shuttle service is available

  • The hotel's main restaurant offers stunning views over Mount Etna and Capo Taormina from the outdoor terrace - a table here is a must in the summer months

  • Feel part of history, Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo sits in front of the Greek amphitheatre at Taormina - the theatre was initially built in the third century BC

  • The "Literary Terrace" is the ideal spot from which to admire the stunning panorama of Mount Etna while sipping a Bellini or a Limoncello

Fall in love with this jewel of a hotel. It’s easy to see why it remains a favourite of the International jet set such as Sofia Loren and the late Elizabeth Taylor – Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo overflows with class and sophistication.

With the Greek Amphitheatre just steps away from the hotel, you are close to the action, but with the tranquil atmosphere of the hotel and gardens, it’s easy to escape. The hillside town of Taormina is a delight, with stunning churches, piazzas, well kept winding streets, acclaimed restaurants and exclusive shops.

All 70 rooms are decorated stylishly with Italian flair, the suites offer spacious comfortable living rooms and luxurious marble bathrooms. While the Presidential suite boasts an expansive private terrace with a summer house and hydro massage swimming pool.

The restaurant is blessed with magical panoramic views of Mount Etna and the Bay of Taormina, the menu focuses on seasonal produce and local specialities including Pachino cherry tomatoes and Bronte pistachios. The poolside bar serves a wide variety of drinks, cocktails and snacks to enjoy in the peaceful garden surroundings.

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Enjoying a limoncello on the amazing terrace while admiring the views down to the bay and Mount Etna in the distance is unforgettable!

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Taormina, Sicily, Italy

Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo is located in the centre of Taormina, a beautiful hillside town. The hotel has a prime position in front of the Greek Theatre, overlooking the bay of Taormina and Mount Etna.

It is a 3-hour British Airways scheduled flight to Catania International Airport Fontanarossa, from London Gatwick. From the airport it's a 50-minute drive to the hotel.


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