One of our top picks in Taormina.Tucked into rocks and mountains, Splendid overlooks the Ionian Sea and the Calabrian coast, a short walk from Taormina’s picturesque town center and 3-minute walk from Corso Umberto main street. It features a summer outdoor pool and shiatsu treatments.
Housed in a former monastery, rooms at President Hotel Splendid retained simplicity and functionality. Most provide panoramic sea or pool views and all come with free WiFi, a TV, and an private bathroom.
Elevators lead to the hotel’s 3rd floor, where the pool area is located, and can proceed to the extensive roof-terrace, overlooking 2 regions and the Mediterranean. Indoors the piano bar serves drinks accompanied by easy-listening music.
Popular attractions nearby the Splendid Hotel President include the iconic Greek Theater with views of the Etna Volcano and the Duomo Cathedral, dating back to the 13th century. Private parking is available upon request.