Arathena Rocks Hotel, GIA

Location: Giardini Naxos City: Giardini Naxos Adress:Via Alcide Eubea, 55

LOCATION: The Arathena Rocks Hotel is situated right on the seafront, in the Schisò District of Giardini Naxos. This fabulous locality was the earliest Greek colonies in Sicily and is located right by Taormina (province of Messina). The Hotel is 1 km from the centre of Giardini Naxos and six from Taormina, which can be reached with a free shuttle service (two departures each day). The atmosphere in our hotel is warm and friendly, elegant and refined, and is all about relaxation. 


ROOMS: The elegant rooms (available are doubles and triples) are welcoming and clean. They offer safes and air conditioning in the summer months. They are embellished by handmade artefacts, Mediterranean-style furniture, Caltagirone-style pottery, and naturally air conditioning, TV sets and en suite bathrooms.The Restaurant and snack-bar offers an à la carte menu of typical and international fare. 

Standard room: This room features handmade crafts, Mediterranean-style furniture and pottery from Caltagirone and has  terraces or balconies overlooking Mt Etna or Taormina. Room Size: 13 m² (Occupancy 1-3)

Sea view room: This room features handmade crafts, Mediterranean-style furniture and pottery from Caltagirone. It either has terrace or balconiy or loggia with a view of the sea.


SERVICES: gorgeous open-air sea-water pool, surrounded by a lavish garden, is completed by deck chairs and parasols and is given by a breath-taking natural bay in the volcanic rock.This hotel holds one of the most interesting collections of decorative artefacts along the coastline of Taormina. Bas-reliefs, sculptures, wrought iron banisters, gilded frames, Baroque and hand-painted doors, and tile collections make this a unique selection of objets d'art. In its entirety, this collection lends the hotel the air of an extravagant private villa. The Restaurant is located on an attractive terrace overlooking the sea. The American Bar is open till late. Our bar is the ideal place to spend some quality time with friends and loved ones and to share an aperitivo in a fantastic Mediterranean setting. Those wishing to enjoy the outdoors setting can sip their aperitivo on the large terrace, by the pool, in an enchanting green corner. The bar also serves hot and cold meals and local delicacies.A large banqueting hall, fully acclimatised, is available for hire for events and functions. Internet access Wifi is free throughout the communal areas. Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).


BEACH SERVICES: Included.The hotel has a private beach just in front of it; 1 parasols and 2 deckchairs free of charge per room.


PETS: Pets are not allowed.

General informations

Air conditioning Check in from 14:00 Check out until 11:00 Construction year 1970 Handicapped rooms Heating Last Renovation 2013 Number of rooms 52 Wheelchair accessible

Location and distances

Airport 60 km (Catania) Beach 1 km (Giardini Naxos) Bus Station 3 km (Recanati) City centre 1 km (Giardini Naxos) Railway Station 4 km (Taormina-Giardini) Shopping possibilities 1 km (Giardini Naxos)


Free wi-fi in common areas


Access Private beach Type of beach: Rock Free umbrella and sunbeds

Swimming Pool

Outdoor Snack / Pool bar Free umbrellas and sunbeds

General facilities

Bar Elevator Garage Garden Internet corner Parking Reception 24 hours Restaurant Safe Swiming pool Terrace

Room Amenties

Air conditioning: Indipendent Hairdryer Private Toilet Telephone