Domande Frequenti - FAQ

What time is the check-in and the check-out?
The check-in is at 3pm and the check-out at 11am. After the check-out, you can have full access to the facilities of the hotel and you can keep your luggages in our storage at the reception until the actual time of departure.

What are the sizes of the rooms?
Classic rooms and french balcony: 18-20sq (excluding bathroom)
Rooms with terrace: 18-20sq (excluding bathroom and terrace)
Junior Suites: 28-32sq (excluding bathroom and terrace)
Garden Apartments: 32-40sq (excluding bathroom and outside area)
Rock Suites: 46-84sq (including bathroom)
Deluxe Studio Apartments: 30-40sq (excluding bathroom)
Villa Rigamonti: 80sq (excluding bathrooms)  

What time is breakfast served?
Breakfast is served from 7:30 until 10:30 in our breakfast room or on the Belvedere panoramic terrace.
A very generous buffet is available for our guests and as well are, on requests, pancakes, omelettes and gratinas.

How many languages are spoken at the reception?
English, Spanish, German, French and Italian.

Is free Wi-Fi available in the hotel?
Yes, the Wi-Fi is available free of charge everywhere around the hotel.

Is there a parking in the hotel? Or where can I park the car?
Only residents have permission to park on Taormina’s narrow, medieval streets. The Hotel offers secure, video-monitored parking with supplement,  inside our gates and well within view of reception staff.  Or else at public car-parks, outside the town centre. There is no need for you to book parking with us in advance and one of our valet, will offer assistance anytime you may need.

Do you have a restaurant in the evening?
We do have a poolside restaurant in the hotel, open from early April until October, from mid-day until 5pm.
Few minutes away, there are a lot of very good restaurants or wine bars where to enjoy delicious meals. Our reception/concierge team will be glad to give you tasty recommendations!

How can I reach the hotel by car from Taormina?
The GPS does work well on flat surfaces and Taormina is not the case!
The easiest way to reach the Hotel Villa Belvedere is to insert “Via Roma” on your GPS, it will be a one way road until the hotel which you can find just after the public garden on your right hand side.

Is there a gym?
Currently there is not a gym in the hotel but there is a project under development. Meanwhile, few minutes away from Villa Belvedere, there are a few gyms available.

Do you have a beach?
We work with a few beach clubs where they offer shuttleservice included in their daily forfait. The day-use cost of sun beds and umbrella may vary from 15-80€ depending on the location.

How far is the airport? And when should I leave in order to be safe?
The closest airport is in Catania, 47 km away from Villa Belvedere. We would recommend, if driving (1h in normal traffic conditions), to leave the hotel 3 hours before the flight departure.
As an alternative, you can get a bus from the bus terminal (1h30m)which is located just a few minutes away from the hotel. Please ask reception what is the most suitable time for you to leave.
We can easily arrange a private transfer from the hotel to the airport at the cost of 130€ (1h drive) per way.
If leaving from Palermo airport, please ask reception what are the best alternatives.

Are pets allowed?
Yes! Pet-guests are allowed at Villa Belvedere. There will be a 50€ charge per stay, for extraorinary cleaning services.