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Isola Bella Apartment

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Isola Bella
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Excellent
30 reviews
Isola Bella
Balcony
Evening view.
Room with a view!
Living area
Open plan
Kitchen area
King size bedroom.
Twin bedroom
Bathroom with shower and washing machine
A variety of books, DVDs and CDs available.
Isola Bella
View of the building. Newsagent, tobacconist, cafes, restaurants and mini markets below.
Isola Bella area
The building is on the left
Isola Bella - The Pearl of the Ionian Sea.
A passing schooner.
Steps leading to the entrance
Lido Pizzichella. Good fish restaurant
Main pedestrian street Corso Umberto.
Taormina side street
Taormina
Main square, Taormina.
Taormina side street
The Greek Theatre
Victorian folly in the public gardens, once the private garden of Lady Florence Trevelyan.
Colourful and fragrant fruit and vegetables.
Italian style!
View of Mount Etna from Taormina
Night view from the square of Taormina.
Castello Saraceno above Taormina.
Castelmola, above Taormina
St Biagio Chapel on the old footpath to Castelmola
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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
Taormina, Province of Messina, Sicily
Magnificent view overlooking Isola Bella, also known as "The Pearl of the Ionian Sea". This spacious and luminous 70 sq.metre apartment is comfortable and in an ideal location. FREE WIFI AND PRIVATE PARKING SPACE. The beach, mini-markets, newsagents, car and scooter-hire, cafes and restaurants are all in the immediate vicinity. The nearby cable car takes you to the centre of Taormina with its elegant shops, narrow streets and historic monuments. Snorkelling, scuba diving, swimming and boat excursions are just some of the fun things that can be enjoyed in the bay or enjoy a good meal at the open air restaurants.
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Easily accessible from the A18 motorway. There is also a direct bus from Catania airport to Taormina bus station.
About the Owner, Jane M
Languages spoken: English, Italian
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 9 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 30 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL200585
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Matthewhu...
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 for a stay in September 2016

After a lovely stay in Cefalu (highly recommended!) we booked 4 nights to explore the delights of Taormina, and the Isola Bella apartment seemed the perfect base to do so. Arriving by train we took a taxi €10 from the station for the couple of km to the apartment. On arrival the apartment was found to be perfect, a real...

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Lindsay A...
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 for a stay in September 2016

We spent 6 nights here, and had a lovely holiday. The apartment is extremely well knitted out, and range of consumables was there ready for us : coffee/tea/milk/biscuits/butter/jam/etc. Jane had been very helpful during our holiday planning phase, advising of transport options (we arrived by train, hired a car on the island, and left by air om Catania). There are...

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sandra920
Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 for a stay in July 2016

The apartment is beautiful, amazing view and everything you could possibly need. The beach is right across the road, and the town is about 10 minutes away. All correspondence was dealt with promptly, and the hostess was extremely helpful when I needed information about ferries. Highly recommended!

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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€110
£544
€650
1 Jun 2017 -
30 Jun 2017
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£105
€125
£669
€800
1 Jul 2017 -
31 Jul 2017
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€130
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
No smoking except on the balcony
Refundable £150 security deposit required.
Paypal, UK credit cards or UK bank transfer payments accepted.
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About the neighbourhood
The bay of Isola Bella is an enchanting place, a melange between the blue of a magnificent sea and the green Mediterranean. The area was declared a nature reserve, and is frequented by snorkelers, is home to a variety of multicoloured fish.The hillside town of Taormina overlooks the Ionian coast and is Sicily's most famous resort, full of restaurants and shops. The Taormina Film Festival is held every year in July.<BR>Its historical side is ubiquitous. The Greek amphitheatre, with its famous panoramic view of Mount Etna and the coast, holds concerts, operas and plays. Medieval walls enclose the town's stone streets. <BR> A visit to Etna (40km) and surroundings is a day-long excursion, Alcantara Gorge (20km) is also appealing to nature lovers. Visit the village of Savoc... more
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Catania &quot;Fontanarossa&quot;: 65.0 km
Railway: Giardini-Naxos: 3.0 km
Ferry: Messina: 50.0 km
By car:<BR>From Messina or Catania by motorway (A18 exit Taormina). <BR><BR>By train:<BR>Giardini-Naxos station, 3 km. <BR><BR>By plane:<BR>Catania airport 60 Km distant. <BR>Easy Jet and British Airways offer direct flights from Gatwick, Thompsonfly offer direct flights from Manchester from May-October.<BR>There is a bus service which operates from Catania airport to Taormina.<BR><BR>Catania airport car-hire agencies<BR>There are several car-hire agencies in Taormina.<BR>
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 km.
Nearby cities
Sicily Villas (15,603)
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