Hotel Vello d'Oro - Taormina
Hotel Vello d'Oro is named after the Golden Fleece ship in the tale of Jason of the Argonauts and it is this theme that characterizes this unique 3 star Taormina hotel. If you want somewhere magical to stay for your summer holiday in Sicily, this accommodation is just what you are looking for. Not only will you experience some of the best vistas of Mount Etna erupting at night, but you will find yourself in the heart of the town and have an on-site restaurant serving local cuisine for an authentic stay in Sicily.
What a view!
Leave your camera charging overnight as you'll need it in the morning when you wake up and see the spectacular views. In addition to the famous active volcano, you can see the Teatro Greco (Greek Theater) and the clock tower, as this Taormina torre dell'orologio hotel is located between Chiesa del Varò church in piazza Varò and Chiesa di San Giuseppe near Piazza IX Aprile. All the cute restaurants, bars and shops in town are on your doorstep and the beach is a short walk away too.
Staff at the Vello d'Oro Hotel is available 24 hours a day and can help you plan the best stay on this lovely Italian Island. You can book tours and day trips from the convenience of the reception where you will always find a friendly face and of course, maps of Taormina. Whether you are looking for an active adventure, a cultural day trip or somewhere to play golf, book it all with ease! Taormina has a cable car that takes you up to Mazzaro and Isolabella bay offering amazing views and a pot of gold at the end as you get to enjoy these 2 lovely beaches. The hotel is not far from the cable car station meaning a short walk plus a few euro and you'll, be on your way up to some of the best beaches for miles around.
An Authentic Experience.
These reasonably-priced Sicily Messina Taormina lodgings offer you the chance to be at the heart of the town and enjoy all the local life whilst having a nice hotel to come back to before heading down to the restaurant for dinner. Evening meals are from 7.30 til 9 giving you plenty of time for that night-time stroll with an ice cream or a canolo.The restaurant has a pleasant ambiance, with helpful and swift wait staff where kids are welcome and you are sure to enjoy your home-made Italian dinner. There are 3 pasta dishes and 2 meat or fish selections each day so you'll, never tire of the menu! The hotel is also surrounded by restaurants so you will really have your pick of the bunch when booking a room here.
Vello d'Oro has a bar which has limited morning hours but is open non-stop from 3 in the afternoon til midnight, perfect for a post-dinner Limoncello liquor and a chat with the barman! If you need to liven up after an afternoon nap you can pop down to the bar for a coffee or tea for those who can't resist a cuppa even before heading to the beach.
This charming Messina hotel accommodation has a distinct 70's décor from the reception area through to the rooms so if that's your style, you're going to love it here! Rest-assured that the service and amenities are equipped for the 21st Century taveler. Pets, including service animals, are welcome at Hotel Vello d'Oro.
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Hotel Info: 1-877-214-4288from $127
- Superior Double or Twin Room, Sea View
- Standard Room, Balcony, City View
- Double Room Single Use
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At a glance
- This hotel has 53 rooms
- Check-in time starts at 2 PM
- Check-out time is noon
Required at check in
- Credit card or cash deposit required
- Government-issued photo ID required
Travelling with others
- Pets allowed
- Airport shuttle *
- Self parking *
In the hotel
- Free breakfast
- Room service (during limited hours)
- Coffee/tea in the lobby
- Golfing nearby
- Scooter/moped rentals nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
- Snorkeling nearby
- 24-hour front desk
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Television in common areas
In the room
- Climate control
- Air conditioning
- Private bathroom
- Shower only
- Hair dryer
- Satellite TV channels
Hotel Vello d'Oro - Taormina’s small print
Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.
You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:
- A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 1.50 per person, per night, up to 10 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 12 years of age.
Self parking is available for an extra charge
Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge
We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.