Villa Diodoro Hotel

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Villa Diodoro Hotel

The Villa Diodoro Hotel is a place for those that enjoy the best in life. Open all-year round, and located just a just a few steps from the idyllic town of Taormina, the hotel boasts a pool area which looks out over Mount Etna and the bay of Naxos. The Diodoro, monument among monuments, with over one-hundred years of history, has been dedicated to the greek historian Diodoro Siculo, a renowned figure who lived in the old town, telling the story of how distinguished travellers all over the world, discovered Taormina in their search of beauty and sun, art and culture. The hotel Villa Diodoro retains, to this day, its historic roots as a place of elegance and exclusivity, where the simple pleasures are transformed into unforgettable experiences.

Features of the hotel

  • A unique location, open all year round, within walking distance from Taormina historical center and a few steps from the public gardens.
  • The outdoor swimming pool, framed by the magnificent natural scenery, is a perfect place for of relaxation in the gentle Mediterranean breeze.
  • 102 refined and well equipped rooms. Suites that overlook Mount Etna and the bay of Naxos, invigorated by the bright, warm colours of the Gulf.
  • A private pebbled beach provided by the sister Hotel Caparena, with daily connections from May to September.
  • A fabulous restaurant, serving a fresh locally inspired Mediterranean menu, fused with an international menu presented in a beautifully maintained garden with stunning views.
  • 2 elegant bars: Sample a full range of Sicilian wines or enjoy a classic cocktail at any time of the day, in the stylish bars of the Hotel Villa Diodoro.
  • The Wellness Point provides a Technogym area, and 2 rooms where special aromatherapy treatments can be arranged.
  • The Hotel Villa Diodoro is located far from the traffic of the city, but literally a 5 minute walk to the historical center, with Corso Umberto for shopping enthusiasts, and the famous Roman Greek Theatre dating back to the 3rd Century AD.
  • The hotel is also right next to the superb Public Garden of the Villa Comunale, an 'English Garden' created by Florence Trevelyan about 100 years ago, rich with idyllic spots in which to enjoy the splendour of this wonderfully mantained garden.
  • The Hotel Caparena is also an ideal base from which a range of unique excursions can be made – a trip to the Volcano of Etna, or to the nearby Aeolian Islands, with its natural springs and breathtaking landscapes, are sure to delight those seeking a special holiday experience.
  • Just 15 minutes drive from the hotel lies Taormina Mare, with its amazing seashore and the private pebbled beach, Lido Caparena', of the sister Hotel Caparena and Wellness Club.

The Hotel Villa Diodoro is also an ideal base from which a range of unique excursions can be organized – a trip to the Volcano of Etna, to the medieval town of Castelmola or to the nearby Aeolian Islands, with its natural springs and breathtaking landscapes, are sure to delight those seeking a special holiday experience. Remember that a payable local Shuttle Bus can connects guests every day with the private beach in Taormina Mare (May through September).


The Hotel Villa Diodoro provides spacious, stylishly finished rooms with interiors and colours that take their inspiration from the natural habitat in which the hotel can be found. The majority of rooms provide stunning views over the Jonian sea and the imposing but magnificent Mount Etna: from the balcony you can enjoy a calm horizon, a dramatic sunset, or watch evolution in the making, in the form of Etna's lava flow. A varied and unmatched experience. Communal spaces are decorated elegantly and furnished with refinement, to an international standard. Persian carpeted, add to making the Hotel Villa Diodoro a cool escape from the warmth in Taormina.

Marbled floors in the style of ‘Red Verona’ combined with large French windows, boiseries, wide panoramic terraces, flower adorned balconies and a luxurious private garden, leading off to the pool area. A renovation in 2008 saw further enhancements made to the hotel based on the owners special understanding of their guests needs (three generations of hoteliers in the family business). The hotel and its rooms come with all the modern conveniences of a hotel ready to welcome its international guests, whether for business, or pleasure. The Hotel also has a range of accommodation solutions for disabled persons.

Junior Suite
Spacious and luxurious accommodation with an elegant lounge and a private terrace providing a captivating view of the Etna, the sea and the coastline.

Deluxe Rooms
Spacious and luxurious accommodation with a sitting area and a private balcony providing a captivating view of Etna mountain, the sea and the coastline.

Superior Double Rooms
Superior double rooms offer guests an exclusive balcony that provides enchanting frontal sea views or side sea views.

Classic Double Rooms
Classic Double Rooms feature distinctive pieces of furniture and a peaceful view of the Mediterranean garden.

Classic Double Single Use Rooms
Classic Double Rooms feature refined pieces of furniture and a peaceful vista of the Mediterranean garden. These rooms are also available for single occupancy usage

Triple Rooms
Spacious classic double rooms with three beds, featuring refined pieces of furniture and a peaceful view of the Mediterranean garden.

Suite amenities

  • Private terrace overlooking the Etna and the sea
  • Elegant private lounge
  • Heating and air conditioning (AC from June to September)
  • Minibar
  • Satellite TV
  • Direct dial phone
  • Electronic safe
  • En-suite Bathroom equipped with professional courtesy set
  • Hair-dryer
  • Automatic morning call
  • Double glazing
  • Extra beds available
  • Double or twin beds available
  • Walk-in wardrobe


In a stunning setting framed by the Naxos Bay and the Etna Volcano, a peaceful Swimming Pool Outdoor, is accessible from May to September
Private pebbled beach: a payable Shuttle Bus connects our guests every day with the sister Hotel Caparena & Wellness Club private beach (May through September)
Private parking for cars, free toll and unguarded
1 fashionable Restaurant and 2 lounge bars
The Wellness Point with its Technogym Fitness area and two massage rooms, for a complete spa experience
Rent a Car and Mountain Bikes Service, Limousine and Transfer Service to and from the airport
Baby Sitting (available on request)
Qualified staff available to help coordinate different excursions around the Sicilian island
Internet Point

18 hole Golf Course is located just 25 km from Taormina, while the Tennis Club with its clay courts are easily accessible (100 mt. from the main building) Banqueting: the Hotel offers the perfect venue for banqueting. A range of culinary experiences and settings and several Dining & Banqueting Rooms, can be adapted for private Celebrations, Gala Dinners, Nuptial Blessings, Business Lunches, Buffets, Cocktails and Parties

Meetings: the Gais Divisione Congressi, the meeting department of the Gais Hotels Group, organizes and offers tailored, multi-lingual conference services on request. The Hotel Villa Diodoro has wide conference spaces, with can hold up to 800 persons at one time. 2 main conferences rooms and 6 fully equipped meeting rooms combined with all the technical and audiovisual tools are available on site.

The Hotel Villa Diodoro Wellness Point, is located a short walk away from the Corso Umberto, in a welcoming atmosphere created by the warm tones of orange, the specific colour that in chromotherapy is connected to the regenerating power of the sun. This charming spa corner will help you to forget about any kind of stress combining rest and self-care.

In pair or alone, you can enjoy personalized facial and body treatments, thanks to our professional products of high quality such as Piroche cosmètiques and Revivre lines, to ensure efficiency and pleasantness. Total immersion in well-being through our highly skilled staff, to enjoy a range of beauty treatments and personalized massages. The Hotel features two massage rooms and free access to a fully equipped gym with the latest Technogym cardio equipment, with large windows overlooking the garden.

Hotel Villa Diodoro features a wide open-air pool right in the middle of a glorious natural habitat looking out onto the Etna Volcano and the Sicilian coastline: swimming with the light warm breeze and being able to enjoy this amazing view, is an incredible experience. The pool is well equipped with sun loungers, umbrellas and a free towel service. A lifeguard watches over our guests to provide additional support if needed.

Sip your favourite cocktail or eat fresh dishes either from the tranquil garden that lies in front of the sea, or from the Hotel Villa Diodoro's restaurant or bar. After dinner, enjoy the peaceful and evocative atmosphere of Taormina: sit out on the public terrace at one of the tables lit by candlelight, listen to music and relax with a drink whilst taking in the spectacular night-time views - a thousand lights twinkling around the bay set against the crescent moon and the red glow from Mount Etna.

Diodoro Restaurant
Discover a culinary voyage that will awaken all your senses. Dishes are authentic and regional, made from superior yet basic ingredients, with an uncompromising insistence on quality, purity and freshness. Guests can enjoy a range of different island inspired Mediterranean dishes, or select from an International menu featuring popular choices, prepared with a local twist. The specialist wine menu is supported by an equally knowledgeable staff , or, if cocktails are more your thing, our skilled barmen prepare the very best of these too. It's this combination of fine food and wine that has seen the Hotel awarded the prize the “La Carta delle Carte” from the Italian national bar magazine. Notable wines presented at the hotel are the Etna Red ‘Rasule Alte’ made in the Tenuta Chiuse del Signore, wine estate of the Gais Hotels Group. Gazing out through the large French windows overlooking the sea, enjoying breakfast of the day, gives guests the sensation of floating between the earth and the sky. Open every day, all year round for breakfast and dinner

Exclusively reserved for banqueting, weddings and celebrations, the Dining Room and its elegant outdoor terrace that overlooks the resort's gardens, offers an atrium setting with comfortable privacy and personalised attention that is discreetly present. Featuring residential cuisine that is inspired by the guest and crafted from the freshest and most seasoal ingredients, the Dining Room thrives on creativity and consistency. Open all year round, exclusively for banqueting and celebrations only

Pool Terrace
Exclusively reserved for banqueting, weddings and celebrations, the Pool Terrace bathed by the blue of the sky and sea, is a place to contemplate the rhythm of sea tides and the setting sun. It becomes a spectacular outdoor amphitheatre during summertime for a charming and stylish dining experience

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