Villa Carlotta is in Top 10 places in Europe to visit this Easter for Luxury Travel Blog:
“Located in Taormina most panoramic area at 5 minutes walk from the pedestrian old town, overlooking the sea and the renowned Capo Taormina rock formation, Giardini- Naxos bay and the majestic volcano Mount Etna, Small Luxury Hotels of the World member Villa Carlotta Hotel has an intriguing history which dates back to the 19th Century when it was an aristocratic private villa. Today, this stunning chic hotel is an elegant retreat with 23 rooms and suites and 4 luxury serviced apartments, full of charisma and character with fabulous food, one outdoor pool (open from April, so perfect timing for Easter) and the most glorious sea views you can find in Sicily.
Jane Austen once said that there is nothing like staying at home for real comfort. That may have been true in 1815 but today, this small luxury boutique hotel supersedes the pleasures of home, providing both five-star indulgences and what might be the ultimate luxury: an excuse to explore the sweetness of doing nothing, or at least to hang the “out of office” shingle and slow down. A complimentary minibus is available to Taormina beaches in 5/10 minutes.
The ambiance here is one of laid back glamour with gentle pale-coloured interiors and contrasting silver paintings and sculptures that give the hotel a stylish Mediterranean look and feel. At this super friendly hotel you can spend a relaxing Easter holiday, a romantic escape or your memorable honeymoon. In the roof top terrace with breathtaking view a renowned Sicilian buffet breakfast is served every morning until late, while candle-light a la carte dinners are served in the evening.”