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Excelsior Palace Hotel is adjacent to popular attractions such as Palazzo dei Duchi di Santo Stefano and Porta Catania. This 4-star hotel welcomes guests with 88 rooms and conveniences like an outdoor pool, free in-room WiFi, and a rooftop terrace. Piazza del Duomo is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from this centrally located Taormina hotel.


Start your day off right with a free continental breakfast, served each morning from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM. Enjoy dining at the hotel's 2 onsite restaurants: Excelsior Restaurant specializes in international cuisine, and serves breakfast; dinner, or Panoramic Restaurant offers relaxing ocean views. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with room service, entertain your taste buds with a beverage at the bar/lounge or 2 coffee shops/cafés, and mingle with other guests at the free daily manager's reception.


All of Excelsior Palace Hotel's 88 rooms are air-conditioned and have an array of amenities, including minibars, safes, and phones. Guests can expect to find free WiFi and LED TVs with satellite channels. Beds are dressed in Egyptian cotton sheets and down comforters, and bathrooms offer hair dryers and designer toiletries. Rooms also include desks.

Property features

At Excelsior Palace Hotel, guests have access to an outdoor pool, a rooftop terrace, and free WiFi in public areas. For transportation, you can make use of an airport shuttle for a fee (available on request), as well as limo/town car service. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this family-friendly hotel include a conference center, a 24-hour business center, and free newspapers.


  • Close to Greek Theatre
  • Free continental breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining

Excelsior Palace Hotel

Via Toselli 8 Taormina ME 98039

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at one of the 2 coffee shops/cafés. The property also has a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning as well as a complimentary manager's reception. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 4-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and a meeting room. Event facilities measuring 151 square feet (14 square meters) include a conference center. This Belle Époque hotel also offers an outdoor pool, a rooftop terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) and a beach shuttle.

  • Poolside bar 
  • Total number of rooms - 88 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Beach cabanas (surcharge) 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Train station pickup (surcharge) 
  • Conference center 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • One meeting room 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 14 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 151 
  • Wedding services 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Theme park shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Concierge services 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Garden 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 2 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Year Built 1904 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Free reception 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

Excelsior Palace Hotel offers 88 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters, and premium bedding. LED televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, slippers, designer toiletries, and bidets.

This Taormina hotel provides complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and complimentary toiletries. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Satellite TV service 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • In-room safe 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Bidet 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Down comforter 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • LED TV 

Where to Eat

A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning between 7:30 AM and 9:30 AM. A complimentary manager's reception is offered each day.

Excelsior Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Open daily.

Panoramic Restaurant - This poolside restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves brunch, lunch, and light fare. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Rafting nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 11:30 AM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • No onsite parking is available.

No rollaway/extra beds available


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 3.50 per person, per night, up to 10 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 12 years of age.
The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • New Year's Eve gala dinner fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Hotel Name

  • Excelsior Palace Hotel
  • Excelsior Palace Hotel Taormina
  • Excelsior Palace Taormina
  • Hotel Excelsior Palace
  • Excelsior Palace
  • Excelsior Palace Hotel Taormina, Sicily

We should mention

All guests, including children, must be present at check-in and show their government-issued photo ID card or passport. Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. This property offers transfers from the airport and train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 31 December. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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