Ashbee Hotel - Taormina

Viale San Pancrazio N.46 Taormina 98039, Taormina, Italy, 98039  show map
 5 stars
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Ashbee Hotel - Taormina

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Valet parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Spa and relaxation

Solarium

Reflex massage

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Overview

Built at the beginning of 20th century, the Ashbee Hotel is designed in a traditional English style by the famous architect Charles Robert Ashbee. This elegant four-star property is located in Taormina, Sicily, within vicinity from the main attractions of this beautiful town and 50km from the Fontanarossa Catania International Airport.

The hotel includes only 25 comfortable rooms, a bar, spacious garden and outdoor swimming pool. Guestrooms feature all modern facilities including air-conditioning, mini-bar, wireless internet access, telephone, radio, satellite TV, safe and offers sea or garden view. Some suites have fireplace or whirlpool bath.

Among the facilities offered by the Ashbee Hotel there is also shuttle service to the beach, breakfast in room, cosy bar and disabled facilities.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of rooms:   25.

Rooms

The Ashbee Hotel offers 25 spacious and elegantly decorated guestrooms dividing into classic rooms, superior rooms, junior suites and suites. All rooms feature the following facilities as standard: air-conditioning, TV, bathroom with shower and/or bathtub, bedroom slippers, bathrobe, mini-bar, wireless internet access, direct dial telephone, radio, satellite TV, heating, hair dryer and safe.

Classic rooms come with a balcony and offers garden view. Some superior rooms have patio and whirlpool bath. Most junior suites come with a terrace and private garden. Suites offers sea view or garden view from the private terrace, whirlpool bath and some has Turkish bath.

The hotel also has rooms for disabled.

Dining options

There is an elegant bar in the Ashbee Hotel. The hotel offers complimentary buffet breakfast served in your room. Many fine restaurants are located within walking distance from the hotel.

Leisure

The Ashbee Hotel has an outdoor swimming pool and offers complimentary shuttle service to the beach.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • private parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) at EUR 25 per day.

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Paid valet parking
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Limousine service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Solarium
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Sofa bed
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Bidet
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Ashbee Hotel - Taormina Taormina location
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Hotel Address:

Viale San Pancrazio N.46 Taormina 98039, Taormina, Italy, 98039

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City Center
  • Taormina
    1400 ft
Airports
  • Fontanarossa (CTA)
    29.6 mi
Restaurants
  • Trattoria da Nino (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean)
    600 ft
  • St. George Restaurant (cuisine: Italian, International, Chowder)
    100 ft
Parks
  • Public Gardens (Parco Duca di Cesar)
    1700 ft
  • Parco Comunale di Taormina
    1700 ft
Beaches
  • Mazzaro
    800 ft
  • Spiaggia di Mazzeo
    3900 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    25

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Rooms and availability

The Ashbee Hotel offers 25 spacious and elegantly decorated guestrooms dividing into classic rooms, superior rooms, junior suites and suites. All rooms feature the following facilities as standard: air-conditioning, TV, bathroom with shower and/or bathtub, bedroom slippers, bathrobe, mini-bar, wireless internet access, direct dial telephone, radio, satellite TV, heating, hair dryer and safe.

Classic rooms come with a balcony and offers garden view. Some superior rooms have patio and whirlpool bath. Most junior suites come with a terrace and private garden. Suites offers sea view or garden view from the private terrace, whirlpool bath and some has Turkish bath.

The hotel also has rooms for disabled.

Ashbee Twin RoomAshbee Twin RoomAshbee Twin Room
Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double Bed or Twin beds
Size: 250 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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Double room

Room facilities
    Ashbee Triple RoomAshbee Triple RoomAshbee Triple Room
    Triple Room
    Bed type: Triple
    Size: 345 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    Triple Room (Suite)

    Room facilities
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      Suite
      Bed type: Double Bed or Double beds
      Size: 345 sq. feet
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      Suite, 1 Double Bed with Sofabed

      Room facilities
        Ashbee Elegant SuiteAshbee Elegant SuiteAshbee Elegant Suite
        Elegant Suite
        Size: 345 sq. feet
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        • Free Wi-Fi
        • Air conditioning
        • Shower
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        This spacious suite features an elegant contemporary style. With sofa bed in the living area. Offers free Wi-Fi, air conditioning and satellite TV. It comes with design furnishings and parquet floors.

        Room facilities
          Ashbee Superior Twin Room Hotel informationAshbee Superior Twin Room Hotel informationAshbee Superior Twin Room
          Superior Twin Room
          Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double Bed or Twin beds
          Size: 220 sq. feet
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          • Free Wi-Fi
          • Air conditioning
          • Private bathroom
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          Large room, with minibar and a private bathroom with shower. Decorated in an elegant contemporary style, it offers free Wi-Fi, air conditioning and satellite TV. No extra bed available.

          Room facilities
            Superior Quadruple Room
            Bed type: Quad
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            Ashbee Deluxe Double RoomAshbee Deluxe Double Room
            Deluxe Double Room
            Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or 1 Single bed
            Size: 250 sq. feet
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            • Free Wi-Fi
            • Air conditioning
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            Featuring a 15-m² terrace overlooking the garden, this spacious room includes free WiFi, air conditioning and satellite TV. It offers an elegant contemporary style together with parquet floors. No extra bed available.

            Room facilities

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Ashbee Hotel - Taormina Taormina location
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              Hotel Address:

              Viale San Pancrazio N.46 Taormina 98039, Taormina, Italy, 98039

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Taormina
                1400 ft
              Airports
              • Fontanarossa (CTA)
                29.6 mi
              Restaurants
              • Trattoria da Nino (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean)
                600 ft
              • St. George Restaurant (cuisine: Italian, International, Chowder)
                100 ft
              Parks
              • Public Gardens (Parco Duca di Cesar)
                1700 ft
              • Parco Comunale di Taormina
                1700 ft
              Beaches
              • Mazzaro
                800 ft
              • Spiaggia di Mazzeo
                3900 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2010
              • Number of rooms:
                25

              Hotel Awards

              ItalianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedTaorminaAshbee

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Family Hotels in Italy

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              Ashbee Location

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              What's nearby

              Popular areas

              • City Center - 1000 ft

              Places of interest

              • Isola Bella Taormina - 3300 ft

              Shopping areas

              • Corso Umberto - 1000 ft

              Amusement

              Museums

              • Römisches Theater - 3300 ft

              Theaters

              • Greek Amphitheater - 1000 ft

              Local Attractions

              • Playa Sole Luna - 1.3 mi
                Via Lungomare 1, Taormina
              • Lido Stockholm - 2.2 mi
                Via Nazionale, Taormina
              • Lido l'Aurora Celeste - 2.4 mi
                Viale Strascina, Giardini Naxos
              • La Spiaggia Libera di Letojanni - 2.1 mi
                Via Luigi Rizzo, Letojanni
              • Lido Europa - 2.2 mi
                Via Tysandros, Giardini Naxos

              Near the hotelNear the hotel

              • Mazzaro - 800 ft
                Taormina, SicilyItaly
              • Parco Comunale di Taormina - 1700 ft
                Via Bagnoli Croce, Taormina
              • Chiesa di San Giuseppe - 1900 ft
                Piazza IX Aprile, Taormina
              • Duomo Santa Catarina - 800 ft
                Taormina, SicilyItaly
              • Public Gardens (Parco Duca di Cesar) - 1700 ft
                Via Bagnoli Croce, Sicily
              • Spiaggia di Mazzeo - 3900 ft
                Via Alcide De Gasperi 11, Taormina

              Restaurants Nearby

              • Trattoria da Nino - 600 ft

                Address: Via Luigi Pirandello 37
                Phone: +39 094221265

                78% likes this, based on 1126 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean
                Price Range: USD 42 - USD 123

              • Septimo - 200 ft

                Address: Via San Pancrazio, 50
                Phone: (0942) 625522

                86% likes this, based on 44 reviews

              • Rosticepi - 300 ft

                Address: Via S. Pancrazio, 18
                Phone: 094224149

                72% likes this, based on 90 reviews

              • St. George Restaurant - 100 ft

                Address: Viale San Pancrazio n.46
                Phone: 094223537

                80% likes this, based on 23 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian, International, Chowder
                Price Range: USD 107 - USD 125

              • Cosi e se vi piace \ - 200 ft

                Address: Via S. Pancrazio, 26

                60% likes this, based on 50 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian
                Price Range: USD 20 - USD 27

              Getting there.

              The hotel is located in the center of Taormina, within easy access from the restaurants, museums, theatres and other cultural and historical attractions of the city. The preferred airport is Fontanarossa Catania International Airport (CTA-Fontanarossa) which is situated within 50km from the hotel.

              Driving to the hotel from motorway A18 turn to Taormina and drive straight ahead until you get to the Porta Messina and Taormina center then turn on the second exit and go straight ahead until you see the hotel.

              Bus station is located within 1km from the hotel.

              Getting around.

              The hotel is located within 50km from Fontanarossa Catania International Airport (CTA-Fontanarossa) and within 1km from the bus station.

              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2010
              • Number of rooms:
                25

              Hotel Awards

              ItalianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedTaorminaAshbee

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Family Hotels in Italy

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              Ashbee Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Ashbee

              Individual guest reviews

              • Group of friends
                10.0

                What an amazing hotel. The location is excellent, only 2 min away by foot to the main street in Taormina. The hotel staff was very good and always ready to help. The hotel is absolutely beautiful, clean and the view is breathtaking. I will definitely return to the Ashbee.

              • Couple
                9.6

                The location of the Ashbee hotel is fantastic in order to visit Taormina as it is just down the hill from the arch that leads to the main shopping/eating district. Also very near the bus station for airport/excursions etc. The staff are friendly and helpful and very polite. The pool is gorgeous and teh decor of the rooms is beautiful.

                The prices charged for food/drink in hotel is beyond crazy- 5.00 eur for a can of coke???? Insane.....This should definitely be revised if they actually want to encourage people to stay and eat and drink at the hotel....esp as the location is so near the town you are better off to go to the centre if you don't have money to burn!!

              • Couple
                10.0

                There are so many great things to write about The Ashbee that I don't know where to start. Firstly, the hotel itself is beautiful - cannot fault it at all - quality and luxury and it's very quiet at night in your room so for a light sleeper like myself, I was very pleased to easily get a good night sleep. The service from all staff was excelllent - there was no request that was too difficult or outside their job role - they exceeded our expectations on many occasions. All of the staff were always very warm and freindly - we simply cannot commend them enough - we were very impressed! Great location - easy to get to the beaches and close to all of the restaurants and shops. Highly recommended.

                It seems to be a common trend with all European hotels but we really would have liked the convenience of an iron and ironing board in the room. It is somewhat of a hassle to have to think of what you want to wear on the following day, send it off by a certain time and pay for that service. It would be great to just do your own ironing whenever you feel like it. Also, this is only a small thing but it would be better if the rooms have a kettle in them becuase we like to bring our own teas and drink them as we please. With no kettles provided in the rooms we couldn't do so.

              • Family with children
                9.6

                The service of the Front desk employees was superb. Taormina is a quaint town and we enjoyed very much being close to the ce ter if the town, but the real differentiation of this hotel is the genuine interest and effort demonstrated by Irene, Valerio, Maurizio and Danilo. They took care of all our arrangements of. Flights, excursions, recommendations and reservations for restaurants making our stay relaxing. I can not thank enough for the service provided. Certainly this type of service can only be seenina boutique hotel, not a commercial chain.

                I can't complain of anything, but it would be nice if thw hotel is located at the beach.

              • Older travelers
                8.8

                The staff friendliness was out of the ordinary. Within one day they all knew who we were and adressed us accordingly. The General Manager was most courtious to us also.

                Service by the pool tended to be a bit slow. The hotel needs to have a restaurant. Not all rooms are accessible by a list. I have a slight foot disability and it was not very comfortable to walk up a fliught of steps.

              • Older travelers
                9.2

                The hotel is beauitiful we liked the comfort and also so near the centre and quite .

                We didnt like that the pool was so cold it takes the good out of been able to swim .

              • Couple
                9.2

                What a beautiful hotel. This Hotel is in a fantastic location and the decor and the food were top notch. The rooms were very clean and very comfortable beds.

                Unfortunately the air conditioning was not working at this time and the staff lied saying that there was a Law in the area stating they were not allowed to turn it on. Also on arrival we asked for our laundry to be done and they did not have a price list. They returned the washing (1 load) and quoted over 100 EUR!!!.The hotel would have been amazing but they are still getting the last finishing touches done to the hotel as it has only been open a month. We left a night early due to the air conditioning not working and being pregnant this was very uncomfortable. When the hotel has their last finishing touches complete I think it will be an amazing place to stay.

              • Older travelers
                8.8

                The rooms are very comfortable and extremely clean. The staff are super courteous and polite. The hotel grounds are very well kept and there is ample place where to relax. The hotel is well located within 100m of the centre.

                There were no umbrellas available by the pool area. We were informed by the staff that as the hotel had only just opened the umbrellas had not yet been purchased but we were promised that they would be purchased the following week.

              • Couple
                9.6

                Very nice building, excellent and friendly staff

              • Older travelers
                8.2

                The staff were attentive and very helpful. The terrace and pool area enjoyed amazing views over the dramatic coastline and mountains.

                It would be nice to have the roof garden open - I understand this will happen soon, together with a bar/restaurant, shich I'm sure will be amazing.

              • Older travelers
                10.0

                The staff were very friendly and helpful. Very relaxing and peaceful hotel to stay in. I would highly recommend it.

              • Older travelers
                7.0

                good location, helpful staff, breakfast was good

                poor parking, no evening meal option, one or two things in room needed attention which was poor for price and * rating

              • Couple
                7.8

                Beautiful hotel & location. Hotel staff very helpful - particularly the girls on reception.

                Hotel too pricey for what they offer. Very, very disappointed with the breakfast - not a good advert for the hotel and Italy the home of good food. Very disappointed about the hidden charges - chargeable biscuits in room for example. Apparently this was mentioned on the minbar menu - not much help if if don't use or check the minbar! Bar is overpriced. Mojitos were 15 euro each and average quality.

              • Couple
                9.6

                Superb service, amazing views, boutique and delightful

              • Older travelers
                8.8

                Excellent location, close to the centre but no noise. The view from the terras is stunning. Staff is really friendly. Good airconditioning in the clean rooms. We enjoyed our stay really much, we had a really relaxing week!

                We could hear the people in the room above us walk. So when they went to the bathroom at night we woke up aswell.

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Ashbee Hotel - Taormina Taormina location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              Viale San Pancrazio N.46 Taormina 98039, Taormina, Italy, 98039

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Taormina
                1400 ft
              Airports
              • Fontanarossa (CTA)
                29.6 mi
              Restaurants
              • Trattoria da Nino (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean)
                600 ft
              • St. George Restaurant (cuisine: Italian, International, Chowder)
                100 ft
              Parks
              • Public Gardens (Parco Duca di Cesar)
                1700 ft
              • Parco Comunale di Taormina
                1700 ft
              Beaches
              • Mazzaro
                800 ft
              • Spiaggia di Mazzeo
                3900 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2010
              • Number of rooms:
                25

              Hotel Awards

              ItalianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedTaorminaAshbee

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Family Hotels in Italy

              Use Badge