Our opinion… Katane Palace Hotel is located in the historical centre of Catania, one of the most attractive areas in Sicily, between the sea and Etna. Interior decoration with period furniture, arched ceilings and paintings creates a sophisticated atmosphere.
Location… Centrally located, Catania's Court of Justice and the shops in Corso Umberto and Corso Italia are both nearby.
Accommodation… Elegantly furnished ensuite rooms with air conditioning, WiFi, TV, mini bar and hairdryer.
Facilities… Katane's famous Il Cuciniere Restaurant is also open to the public and serves typical Sicilian cuisine made with fresh, quality ingredients. In spring and summer, meals are served in the patio.
Transport… a 5-minute walk from Catania Train Station.
Our opinion… Completely refurbished in 2007, the Continental Hotel is a lovely hotel situated in the heart of Taormina, close to the main street and cathedral square. The hotel enjoys a privileged position overlooking Naxos Bay, offering a magnificent view of Etna Volcano and Castelmola.
Just a few steps from the hotel the guest can find the main attractions in Taormina, with shops, bars, restaurants and cafés.
Accommodation… 40 comfortable ensuite rooms with air conditioning, TV, minibar and hairdryer.
Facilities… Pizzeria “Villa Zuccaro”, the most famous in Taormina!
Transport… Transfer to beaches and airport taxis available from reception.