Via Dionisio I / A, Taormina 98039 Italy (ITA)
3.0 Star Downtown Hotel
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Based on 704 guest reviews

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  • Shuttle from airport available
  • Hotel has 34 rooms
  • Hotel has 3 floors
  • Check in time: 02: pm
  • Check out time: 11:00 am
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 7.5/10

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Local Attractions

The Greek Theatre Corso Umberto I Piazza Duomo The Cathedral of San Nicola Palazzo Corvaja Palazzo Del Duca di Santo Stefano The Clock Tower The Church of San Giuseppe The Church of Santa Caterina Piazza IX Aprile The Odeon The Naumachie The San Domenico Palace Hotel Isola Bella / Beaches
4.5 out of 5. Based on 704 guest reviews

Property Description

Hospitality, courtesy and willingness to satisfy our client's requests are the strong point of the hotel. Whoever chooses Hotel Continental choose tradition, tranquillity and the certainty of receiving first-class individual treatment. This warm and welcoming hotel is situated in the heart of the town. Just a few steps from the hotel there is the main street “Corso Umberto” and the “Duomo square”. Those who love Taormina can easily reach shops, restaurants or pub by using the hotel's practical garden gate exit. All guests have a gorgeous view from our immense terrace-solarium overlooking not only the bay of Naxos but also Mount Etna. Words cannot begin to describe the panorama: it is bewitching and breathtaking. Bedrooms have bath or shower, telephone, mini-fridge, electronic safe, centralised air-conditioning, TV-lcd with satellite channels, hairdryer. Most have private balconies or small terraces. Internet point in the lobby and WIFI connection available free of charges in the lounge-bar and terrace-solarium. From May to September, guests could enjoy our connections to the beaches. A shuttle bus service (to pay on spot) connects the hotel to the main private beaches on the Taormina seashore. The bus station is 1,2 Km far from the hotel (about 30 minutes medium walking distance). The train station is 3 Km far from the hotel ( about 1 hour heavy walking distance ). The airport of Catania is 68Km far from the hotel 1 hour of driving approx. The "Porta Catania Park" is the closest municipal car park of the town of Taormina. It is only 300 meters far away. Extra charge fee requested to be paid on spot.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 02: pm
Check Out: 11:00 am
Year of Last Renovation: 2007
Floors: 3
Rooms: 34
Suites: 0
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 0
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.5 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours: 09am - 11pm
Policies / Expenses
Typical Group Deposit: 25%
Total Taxes: 10.00%
Total Misc Fees: $2.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features

Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
We accept pets in hotel, but is not possible in the breakfast room.

  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Car rental
  • Concierge service
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Fax available
  • Hairdryer available
  • Central heating
  • Internet - wireless
  • Licensed bar
  • 24 hours opened
  • Pets allowed
  • Quiet location
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe in rooms
  • Shower
  • Solarium
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Terrace
  • TV room

Airport & Shuttle Information

The nearest airport is Vincenzo Bellini – Fontanarossa Airport in Catania, 60 km (37 miles) from Taormina. If you arrive by plane you can take an Etna Trasporti bus to Taormina, please see the timetable at The bus will take you to Taormina’s bus station, located outside the old town walls. We suggest you then take a taxi directly to the hotel (approx. cost €10,00 one way) To reach the hotel by foot involves a 30 minute uphill walk. Alternatively, you can opt for a private transfer with our dependable taxi service (affordable rates) directly from the airport to the Continental Hotel. In this case, all you need to do is let us know and provide us with your flight details.

Local Shuttle Info:

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.

Breakfast Information

Our cold breakfast buffet includes a mix of sweet and salty. Is included in the rate. Buffet breakfast: Acqua naturale Latte Caffe Cappuccino Cioccolata Zucchero in bustine monoporzioni Zucchero grezzo in bustine Dolcificante Dietor TEA SELEZIONE TWININGS: EARL GREY - BREKFAST CLASSICO- RIBES NERO- PESCA- VANIGLIA- ARANCIA E CANNELLA - MISTO FRUTTI ROSSI – INFUSIONI TWININGS: LIMONE - FRAGOLA E MANGO - RIBES NERO VANIGLIA - LAMPONE & ECHINACEA - PESCA E PASSION FRUIT TEA VERDE SELEZIONE TWININGS: TEA VERDE CLASSICO - AL LIMONE - EARL GREY - MENTA - E GELSOMINO Frutta e macedonia di frutta fresca. Succhi : arancia rossa - ananas - pompelmo Marmellatine e Miele monoporzione Santa Rosa: albicocca - arancia - frutti di bosco - ciliegia - fragola - miele Crema alla nocciola Perugina (nutella) monoporzione. Cereali monoporzione 25 - 40 gr. Kelloggs: Muesli extra fruit- Corn flakes - all bran - coco pops Fette biscottate Mulino Bianco Panini colazione Pan Bauletto farin

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