Metropole Hotel, Tac

Location: Taormina City Center City: Taormina Adress:Corso Umberto, 154

LOCATION: The Metropole Maison d'Hôtes rises in the ancient heart of Taormina, located on a peak overhanging the sea and contiguous to the famous Torre dell'Orologio and on the other side to the main street of the town.The building of this historical hotel was built originally in the XVII century and it has marked the gold age of the Sicilian belle époque.

ROOMS: Metropole Taormina has 88 spacious soundprofing rooms with large private bathrooms, an LCD TV with satellite channels, safe and air conditioning. Some have views of the sea

Comfort rooms:  Warm, quiet and comfortable, the comfort rooms overlook Corso Umberto, the historical street which goes, like a small artery, along theheart of the city to the gorgeous Piazza dell’Orologio, which is characterized by an enchanting view on the Saracenic Castle. They areprovided with king bed and all the comforts which could be desired. (max 2 clients per room)

Deluxe rooms: Guy The Maupassant wrote in 1885: "If somebody would spend only one day in Sicily and ask what it is worthy to see, I would surely say with no hesitation: Taormina". A view which is difficult to imagine to see from the balcony of the deluxe rooms. Refined interiors, precious materials, every comfort is available. (max 2 clients per room)

Intimate Terrace SPA & Junior Suite: The Junior  Suites are visibly inspired from the magnificence of a place which characterize the Sicilian Dolce Vita. Vaguely aristocratic atmospheres, always extremely accurate. They are arranged in two levels, with wide space, with the entry on the upper floor, where a living room will render everyday moments special. In the Intimate Terrace SPA, arranged in one level, you will have the possibility to get inebriated from the jets of the panoramic Jacuzzi, which is located on the terrace, surrounded by an enchanting landscape, the ideal frame for healthy and relaxing moment. The view overlooking the sea and the frontal horizon will give you the sensation of being suspended between the sea and the sky, between reality and a dream. (max 3 clients per room)

Deluxe & Design Suite: Crossing the threshold, different many-sided and surprising spaces. Arranged in two levels, Design Suites are divided into a living room and a bedroom. Each floor is provided with a bathroom. The accurate care for the interiors made the harmony of two separated spaces. The living room, which is provided with all the comforts, will permit to celebrate unforgettable moments of real Sicilian magic. Among crystals and soft nuances, precious marbles and fine fabrics, you will feel shrouded, overcome and enchanted. From the wide windows and balconies, the view on the marvelous gulf, on Capo Taormina and the sea. Design Suite are also divided in two levels, the living room has sofas and armchairs by FRAU, the bathroom has shower or tube. Each suite is different, for example you will find a beautiful round bed in the middle of the bedroom or a black marble tube in the living room with sea view. (max 3 clients per room)

Metropole Room: The master room of Metropole offers a breath-taking view on Taormina, the particular exposure of the windows allows all guest to overlook both the sea and the famous Piazza dell’Orologio. You will admire the coast and see the Greek Theatre in the distance, all you’ll have to do is change window and lose your mind in the infinity of the sea. The interiors of this suite are furnished with soft FRAU leather sofas, a romantic fireplace and a fabulous bed custom made. The Metropole Room is provided with any kind of extra luxury comfort including a big salle de bain completely covered with white marble where you will find a particular oval shaped bath tub and a big shower with different kinds of flushes to achieve moments of precious relax. (max 3 clients per room)


SERVICES: Bellevue restaurant offers the most amazing culinary selections, in each dish we can find the love for haute cuisine and the attention for quality and innovation,  In the most ancient part of the hotel, dating back to the XV century, you will find SPA. Hammam, Jacuzzi, emotional shower, heated posarium in volcanic stone are enriched with the beautiful geometries of the centuries old stones.Two ancient and invaluable columns, dating back to the Greek-Roman period are  the modern frame of the Turkish bath. Who wants to dedicate his holyday to relax and wellness can reach the panoramic pool where can sunbathe drinking a cocktail prepared in the pool-bar.

Wired internet is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge, Wi-Fi is available in public areas and is free of charge, Private parking is available on site (at extra cost), Room Service, 24-Hour Front Desk, Currency Exchange, babysitting/Child Services, Laundry, Dry Cleaning, Ironing Service, Shoeshine, Meeting/Banquet Facilities, Fax/Photocopying, Wake up service/Alarm clock


BEACH SERVICES: A beautiful private beach  is only ten minutes away from Metropole.  The beach lounge bar offers delicious breakfasts, light lunch and aperitifs. The private beach transfer leads all  guests directly to the sea side all day long.


PETS:  not allowed. 

General informations

Check in from 15:00 Check out until 12:00 Construction year of building 1300/1600 Handicapped rooms Last Renovation 2010 Number of rooms 23

Location and distances

Airport 60 km (Catania - Fontanarossa) Beach 3.5 km (MazzarÌ_) Bus Station 1.7 km (Terminal bus) City centre 0 m Railway Station 4 km (Giardini) Shopping possibilities 100 m (Corso Umberto)


Wireless-LAN free wi-fi


Public beach Type of bech: sand/rock Umbrellas and sunbeds: on charge

Swimming Pool

Outdoor Snack / Pool bar Free umbrellas and sunbeds

General facilities

Bar Elevator Garage on charge Parking on charge Reception 24 h Restaurant Safe Swimming pool

Fitness / Wellness

Massages Sauna Steam bath

Room Amenties

Air conditioning: Indipendent Hairdryer Internet connection Minibar Private Toilet Radio Safe SAT-TV Telephone TV