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    Hotel Villa Sonia

    0.2 km from Castelmola centre
    • Free Wifi
    • Breakfast included
    • Pool
    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Via Porta Mola 9, 98030 Castelmola, Sicily, Italy
    09/04/2017 10/04/2017
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This is a quirky hotel with the feel of a private mansion or museum (which in effect it is). If you want a sleek modern hotel this is definitely not the place to stay, but if you enjoy something a little quirkier, and enjoy seeing...More

    Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

    We stayed here for 5 nights in August 2016. Hotel Villa Sonia is a strange place and desperately needs updating. Other key points Positives: the views are fantastic and so too is the location Negatives: staff did not offer to help with my bags, breakfast...More

    Reviewed 2 December 2016

    Imagine from the time you open your curtains until the sunsets on the balcony you will see Etna. you will never forget the colours of the skies around Etna as you sip your coffee or cocktails. The hotel is well placed, spotlessly clean but a...More

    Reviewed 16 November 2016

    This is a lovely place for some quiet chilled out time, beautiful views over Etna a very beautiful villa. We stayed in one of the small chalets down at the bottom with a great terrace to relax with a glass of something chilled (rooms come...More

    Reviewed 12 November 2016

    This is a typical family run hotel nestled high above Taormina in the village of Castelmola. Spotlessly clean, excellent service and views of Mount Etna to die for. Breakfast was limited same as most other Italian hotels. Plenty of parking space unlike Taormina hotels.

    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    Hotel & Grounds (45)
    View from Room (37)
    Room/Suite (31)
    Pool/Beach Area (23)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Jane M
    Does the hotel provide pool towels and toiletries?
    18 September 2016|
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    Response from David H | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, plenty of pool towels. Don't think there was many toiletries.
    Is Villa Sonia open in mid-March and are the restaurant and bar open as well?
    16 July 2016|
    Response from Terry B | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, but it is very quite
    Kevin D
    Hi Can you wear shorts in the restaurant? Regards Caroline
    22 May 2016|
    Answer Show all 2 answers
    Response from Terry B | Reviewed this property |
    We only used the restaurant twice, I think if they were tailored shorts it would be fine. However everyone did wear trousers during our stay. Regards
    Room Tips
    "Lots of steps to the bungalows"
    Sharon B, 4 months agoRead review
    "Any with a vireo of Mount Etna."
    RADINT, 4 months agoRead review
    "Avoid the lift area because it can be noisy. 301, 401, 501 etc."
    MandyE257, 5 months agoRead review
    "avoid room 301"
    KIM8899, 5 months agoRead review
    "Get a room with a view of Mount Etna"
    allenexeter, 5 months agoRead review
    "Best view from terrace and pool area"
    arnie6359, 6 months agoRead review
    "Book a hotel room with a view! cottages have lower restricted views and are very detached from the hotel"
    frandell2016, 6 months agoRead review
    "With Etna view"
    Dunnie_13, 7 months agoRead review
    "Pay the extra for a room with a view at the back of the hotel."
    Amanda D, 7 months agoRead review
    "Ask for a roiom with a view of Mt Etna. It's worth it!"
    pedlerpegg, 8 months agoRead review