San Domenico Palace Hotel | Designer Travel

San Domenico Palace Hotel, Taormina, Messina, Italy

Approximately 50 minutes

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About San Domenico Palace Hotel

The famous San Domenico Palace Hotel started life back in the 15th century as a monastery. In the late 19th century, the property was transformed into an hotel by the descendants of its founder and today is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World group and boasts a two Michelin star restaurant.

More About San Domenico Palace Hotel

The hotel offers guests the choice of 105 rooms in two connected but distinct wings with bedrooms and suites furnished to the highest of modern standards. Guests will experience wonderful personalised service plus genuine Sicilian hospitality.

Take a stroll through the beautifully landscaped gardens and enjoy the views of the coastline and Mount Etna.

Amenities and services include an outdoor swimming pool, Fitness Centre, Beauty Corner, two bars and two restaurants. The hotel also offers a shuttle service to and from selected beaches.

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All rooms feature air-conditioning, king size or twin beds, satellite TV, Wi-Fi, minibar, safe and en suite bathroom with bathtub. Some interconnecting rooms are available.


There are a good selection of rooms to choose from including Classic Rooms, Superior Rooms, Deluxe and Executive Rooms with sea view terrace or balcony and rooms with a double private terrace with Jacuzzi pool and panoramic bay views.


Spacious and elegantly appointed suites offer comfort and superb views. Choose from Suites with a Terrace and Mini Pool, Junior Suites with a large terrace or French balcony, luxurious Grand Hotel Suites and Suites in the Garden Wing.


The Principe Cerami: A renowned 2 Michelin star restaurant serving exceptional cuisine overlooking the Ionian Sea.

Les Bougainvillees: Classic international and Sicilian specialities are the order of the day at this beautiful restaurant which has a sea view terrace.

Il Giardino dei Limoni: A seasonal restaurant located next to the pool. Serves fresh fish plus Mediterranean and regional dishes.