A hotel in the superb natural seaside setting of Taormina
The Atahotel Capotaormina is built on a rocky promontory below the city of Taormina, and it enjoys sea views on virtually all sides. From the hotel, visitors can seen the lovely Bay of Giardini Naxos and the isle of Isola Bella against the unusual background of Mount Etna with its snowy peak.
The hotel is 50 km from “Fontanarossa” Catania Airport; and 3 km from the centre of Taormina, with its historical monuments including the Greek-Roman Theatre, the Archaeological Museum, Corvaja Palace, the Cathedral, the Palace of Duca of S. Stefano with the famous Watchtower, the ancient churches of San Pancrazio, San Giuseppe and Madonna della Rocca, the latter built in a cave.
Moreover, the hotel's geographical position makes it possible to visit many places of interest in one day: it is 20 minutes away from the Alcantara Gorges, and 40 minutes from the volcano Etna. Day-trips can be taken to Agrigento, Syracuse, Piazza Armerina and the Aeolian Islands.
The hotel offers 190 rooms, all of them with balcony or terrace; the majority have a bathtub, and typical Mediterranean style decor. Other services include air conditioning, direct telephone, LCD TV and Pay TV, mini bar, hair-dryer, safe, courtesy set, bathrobe and walk-in wardrobe. A non-smoking floor is available.
The Classic category rooms have a partial sea view; Superior rooms have a full sea view. Executive rooms have a full sea view, with a deluxe courtesy-line. Junior Suites include a lounge, a deluxe courtesy-line, a safe and a living area. One of these suites has a whirlpool tub. Superior Junior Suites have a beautiful view: one has an extensive open terrace looking over the sea, towards Isola Bella. This suite has a whirlpool tub. The Executive Suite has two double rooms with balcony, sea view, lounge, two bathrooms, a whirlpool tub and a sauna. The Executive Apartment has two double rooms with balcony, sea view, lounge and two bathrooms.