Ipanema Hotel, Tao

Location: Taormina beach City: Taormina Mare Adress:Via Nazionale 242

POSITION: Located in Taormina Mare, in one of the most suggestive corners of the Bay of Mazzarò, is two minutes walking distance from the cable cars’ departure station, that in three minutes links you to the historical centre of Taormina, and two minutes walking from Isola Bella. The intimate atmosphere and informal ambience, as well as the highest sense of hospitality of the entire staff offer to its guests the maximum comfort.

ROOMS: The 55 rooms are luminous and well furnished to offer the highest comfort, they are equipped with private bath or shower/WC, SAT-TV, central heating and air conditioning (June to September),mini-bar, safe, wired radio, direct phone, hairdryer, balcony or a small private terrace and the greater part has a side sea view. Most of the rooms can allocate up to 4 clients.


SERVICES: The hotel offers a buffet breakfast and the restaurant specialties in both traditional Sicilian and international cuisine. Friday evenings (May–September) buffet dinner with Sicilian specialties, and typical Sicilian folkloristic group. Fresh water swimming pool on a panoramic terrace with free deck chairs and umbrellas, bar service, Bar lounge with SAT-TV, small private parking (unsupervised), piano bar, Laundry service, internet corner on the lobby.


BEACH SERVICES: Not included. It costs € 8 per person per day that include shuttle service from hotel to private beach (Ipanema beach) with less than 5 minutes drive, cabin, parasol, deck chairs.


PETS: Small sized pets are allowed on request. 

General informations

Air conditioning Construction year 1982 Heating Last Renovation 2009 Non-smoking rooms Number of rooms 55



Location and distances

Airport 60 km (Fontanarossa-Catania) Beach 100 m (Spisone) Bus Station 100 m (MazzarÌ_) City centre 4 km (Taormina) Railway Station 2 km (Taormina) Shopping possibilities 100 m (MazzarÌ_)


Wireless-LAN free wi-fi


Access free shuttle service Private beach Public beach Type of beach: sand, gravel and rock Umbrellas and sunbeds: on charge

Swimming Pool

Outdoor Free Umbrellas and sunbeds

General facilities

Bar Elevator Internet corner on charge Panoramic Terrace Parking: small private Reception 24h Restaurant Safe Terrace


Children supervision

Room Amenties

Air conditioning: Centrally controlled from 10:00 to 22:00 and from June to September Hairdryer Minibar Private Toilet Radio Safe SAT-TV Telephone