Villa Schiticchiu is located in Taormina Mare, elevated on a rocky slope in the district of Spisone from where guests can enjoy one of the most paradisiac views of the coast: St. Nicholas Bay also known as Mermaid's Bay for the charm it aroused in ancient time by the Greek poets who wrote about the bay in their mythological stories. The building is a recent construction incorporating a foundation style that has been shown in studies to be environmental friendly and to respect the natural landscape, whereby guest can fully appreciate the splendid sceneries. Furthermore, with elegant and refined interior furnishings to provide an ambiance of comfort, guests will feel relaxed during the visit. Villa Schiticchiu currently has 1 double room with a ensuite bathroom named Scilla, 1 double room with private shower bathroom named Cariddi, a single room with ensuite shower bathroom named Ulisse and a junior suite with double room and living named Penelope. All rooms are furnished with air condition, heating, TV, separate entrance and balcony with sea view. Mrs Maria's sicilian breakfast is served every morning and the specialty is her very own marmalades and jams. Villa Schiticchiu is the perfect place to stay for those guests who are looking for an alternative holiday in Taormina. Taormina is an ideal destination not only to have fun and admire our historical sites, landscapes and monuments but also to discover our traditions, our norms and customs, our handicrafts and eno-gastronomic specialities. From 2017 Villa Schiticchiu offer possibilities to have home food restaurant service and cooking class. B&B Villa Schiticchiu and Home Restaurant is one of the most comfortable and friendly Bed and Breakfast in Taormina, run by people very professional, who can also organize for you personal gourmet tours to make wine tasting, italian language courses, guided visit in the most important sicilian cities as Catania, Siracusa, Noto, Modica, Ragusa, Agrigento, Piazza Armerina, Palermo, Monreale, Cefalù, excursions, trekking or slow walking in mount Etna accompanied by vulcanologic and naturalistic guides, diving & snorkling, beach services, cooking lesson, rental services (bike, scooters, cars), transfer from and to Catania airport, and a vintage fiat 500 tours around Taormina, Giardini Naxos and Castelmola. Our mission is to offer our guest complete hospitality while maintaining the balance in tourism and culture.