A 19th-century jewel
Beach | History & culture | Relaxation
The aquamarine Mediterranean stretches out right beside the Belmond Villa Sant’Andrea – possibly the most romantic hotel in Taormina. A private beach equipped with private cabanas and its own bar awaits, and the sub-tropical gardens are almost always sun-dappled. It's all peaceful and luxurious, while for contrast, a cable car takes guests into town in less than five minutes to sample the buzz of the boutiques and trendy bars. The sea on the doorstep is crystal clear, dotted with caves and coves and full of marine life; in summer, complimentary boat tours make the most of the setting.
The rooms here are a study in elegant sophistication, complete with king size bed, plush fabrics and fine works of art. Take the chance to relax between island explorations, and revitalise in the indulgent en suite marble bathrooms. Balconies and terraces add to the sense of serenity, boasting mesmerising views of the ocean or sub-tropical gardens.
The dining here is an absolute highlight, showcased at the enchanting Oliviero – one of the finest restaurants in Taormina – with Sicily’s striking cliffs as a backdrop and a seasonal menu guaranteed to impress. Indeed, there's always something delectable going on: succulent barbecues on the beach, afternoon teas and candle-lit dinners at secluded spots.
If you can bring yourself to leave the gardens and private beach, you'll be hard pressed to beat the sheer indulgence of the hotel spa. Choose from a range of rejuvenating signature treatments and delight in products inspired by the island and its produce. Carefully selected for their quality, the Sa di Sapone line celebrates artisanal techniques and pure Sicilian olives; Sothys deliver exotic body rituals; Nature’s harnesses fine natural ingredients to purify body and mind.
And if one luxury hotel wasn’t enough, guests at Belmond Villa Sant’Andrea are able to enjoy the charms of its sister hotel too. Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo is a superb spot to enjoy a sunset aperitif as Mount Etna hovers like a mirage against the Mediterranean.
Any element of this accommodation can be adjusted to suit your needs. Just contact us to find out more.
Classic Double Room
01 Oct - 01 Nov 2022
from £1,415 pp. incl. flights
01 Jun - 30 Sep 2022
from £1,935 pp. incl. flights
Stay 4 nights and pay for 3 (01 Oct - 01 Nov 2022)
- Complimentary UK airport departure lounge access
- Return flights between UK and Catania, Sicily
- Private return transfers between Catania airport and Belmond Villa Sant'Andrea, Taormina
- 4 nights accommodation in a Double Classic Room on a BB basis
Guests can enjoy use of the Grand Hotel Timeo the sister hotel of the Sant'Andrea with panoramic views of the Sicilian coast and Mt Etna, plus adjacent to the ancient Greek theatre and old town of Taormina
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Prices are per person based on two people sharing a twin/double room; prices are subject to availability and possible change; normal booking conditions apply.
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