Hotel Metropole Taormina

Sicily, Taormina

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  • Beautiful sea views across the Mediterranean 
  • Perfect location in the heart of Taormina
  • Infinity pool
Hotel Metropole Taormina is a stunning five-star hotel in the heart of Taormina on the island of Sicily. Set in a 13th century historic building, the atmosphere is welcoming as soon as you arrive. In a fantastic location, you can enjoy mesmerising views of the Mediterranean and watch the sun set on the horizon as well as views of the mighty Mount Etna standing proud in the distance.  

You can dine in style at the onsite restaurant that serves a menu of delicious Mediterranean cuisine made from the freshest local ingredients. Pair these dishes with a glass of local wine straight from the wine cellar.  

Head to the Sensus Bar to enjoy an evening aperitif or cocktail crafted by experts and watch as the sun goes down.  

Rooms and suites are elegantly decorated with light, cool colours to ensure ultimate relaxation. With city or sea views each room comes with modern amenities and comfortable settings.  

After a busy day sightseeing, relax in the onsite spa with a wealth of treatments to choose from. 

For a relaxing stay in the heart of Sicily’s most picturesque destination, look no further than Hotel Metropole Taormina.


The hotel has 25 rooms (official rating 5 stars). Child under 12 years of age are not accepted.



Bars & Restaurants

NeoBistrot Bellevue

Dine in style at NeoBistrot Bellevue serving up fantastic Mediterranean cuisine paired with local wines. With views across the sea, there couldn’t be a more perfect place for dinner. 

Sensus Bar

Enjoy your favourite cocktail made by an expert mixologist at the Sensus Bar and watch as the sun goes down over the horizon.

Wine Cellar

Head to the Wine Cellar and enjoy a glass of the finest wine from all over the world. Be sure to try some of the highly sought-after wines of Etna. 

Beach & Pools


Enjoying a unique panoramic view, the infinity pool is the ideal place to cool off from the hot Sicilian sun.  

Spa & Wellness


Feel rejuvenated and refreshed at the spa. In a luxurious 18th century building you can choose from a range of wellness treatments.

About the location

Hotel Metropole can be found in the heart of Taormina on the beautiful island of Sicily. Taormina blends Greek, Byzantine, Roman and Norman influences to create a wonderful destination with hidden secrets around every corner. Hotel Metropole is in the ideal location for visiting the ancient theatre of Taormina, built more than 2,000 years ago and still hosts shows today. Have a wander around this lovely city and enjoy stunning views of Mount Etna in the background and the surrounding green hills. Porta Messina on the north side forms the entrance to this fantastic Greek-Roman city. Head along Corso Umberto I that leads to the main street with lots of shops, bars and restaurants – there’s plenty to enjoy here.

Transfer time

The hotel is 55mins from Catania airport. Return private transfers included. To change your transfers or book car hire instead, simply call us once you’ve completed your booking.
Superior Room Town View

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For those looking for simple elegance, the Superior Room Town View is the perfect choice. With lots of natural light and modern amenities, these rooms enjoy views across Taormina. 

Executive Room Town View

Sleeps 2

Enjoy extraordinary views across the vibrant city of Taormina from the Executive Room. With modern interiors, these rooms showcase attention to detail in their design.  

Deluxe Room Sea View

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The Deluxe Room Sea View is charming and enchanting. With light colours and beautiful marble floors you will feel truly relaxed here. Enjoy magnificent sea views from the comfort of your room.  

Deluxe Pool Terrace Sea View

Sleeps 2

Enjoy your own private pool on your terrace overlooking the sea. Feel relaxed in the privacy of your Deluxe Room with a comfortable bed and beautiful décor. 

Junior Suite Sea View

Sleeps 2

With views across the Ionian coast, the Junior Suite Sea View is spacious and relaxing. With a large comfortable bed, a good night’s sleep is guaranteed here. 

Suite Sea View

Sleeps 3

Overlooking the wonderful bay of Taormina, the Suite Sea View offers a relaxing space with plenty of room. Contemporary design blends beautifully with classic architecture to create a peaceful escape.

Long Stay Offer

10% Early booking discount for stays of 3 nights or more completed between 23 March - 30 June 2023 and 01 September - 30 November 2023.

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What outstanding staff

luckyBaltimore, baltimore

Tripadvisor review Sep 12 2023
We spent 3 nights in this lovely hotel. The rooms are clean and very comfortable. Exquisite view of the Ionic Sea and great location in the center of town. The staff was outstanding from the general...
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Forget the White Lotus, the Metropole is the Best

Vickie L,

Tripadvisor review Aug 29 2023
Forget the White Lotus. The Metropole in Taormina is the best hotel I have ever stayed at. My wife died from Alzheimer's last October and my sons kept on saying, "Dad, you've got to get out of the...
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We have been helping our customers discover the real Italy for 90 years now. Our experience and expertise, together with our attention to detail and personal touch, really does make us the leading Italian holiday specialist