Boasting phenomenal picturesque views, the Hotel Ariston is found nestled on a hillside looking out over Sicily's coast. Surrounded by cultural sights such as the historic Greek theatre, natural landscapes and the beautiful beach, this hotel is ideal for a number of different types of holiday.
The hotel sits in the heart of Taormina, just a few metres from historical attractions, and with shops, bars and restaurants all just a few minutes walk away. The grounds itself are home to charming Mediterranean gardens, with vibrant plants and colourful flowers trailing across rocky, rugged features.
The beach sits just below the hotel, and is reached by taking a cable car down the hillside. This journey is a spectacular one, offering striking views across the area as you travel. The beach is an unspoiled craggy stretch, with many hidden bays and inlets where you can find some peace by the water. You can also enjoy scuba diving in the crystal clear waters, with a diving centre found in the town.
Back at the hotel you will find plenty of space to enjoy the sun, with three terraces to choose from. There is also an outdoor swimming pool where you can enjoy a cool dip, or relax on the sun loungers and under the parasols found on the enclosing terrace.
The hotel's restaurant offers a buffet breakfast and an a la carte service for dinner, with a lounge bar serving evening drinks and hosting entertainment and piano music.
Distance from Airport:
69 km from Catania Airport.
Hotel Ariston offers light and airy rooms, with views of the sea and private balconies available. Each room comes with air conditioning, satellite TV, a minibar, tea and coffee facilities, a telephone and a private bathroom.
Around 45 minutes.
Location and Resort:
Hotel Ariston is found in the much loved resort of Taormina, on a hillside overlooking the bay. The town's ancient Greek Theatre is situated just up the hill, and the beach is found below.
Eating and Drinking:
The hotel offers a buffet breakfast in its restaurant, which serves a la carte food for dinner. The cuisine ranges from international dishes to local Sicilian specialties. Drinks can be enjoyed in the lounge bar, alongside piano music.
The hotel boasts a beautiful outdoor swimming pool, which is found on a lovely terrace filled with sun beds and umbrellas, and fringed by palm trees and colourful flowers.
This hotel is the perfect destination for visitors who want the make the most of Sicily's unspoiled side, with a traditional, cultural town found just footsteps away.
Families and couples.