Set on its own exclusive beach, beside one of the most beautiful coastlines in all of Italy, Belmond Villa Sant’Andrea overlooks the aquamarine sea.




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Reservations: 1 800 237 1236

Built by an aristocratic family in 1830 among lush, subtropical gardens, this secluded retreat retains all the charm of a private residence.

Settle into a sun-dappled seat and relax. Then, when action calls, a cable car whisks you in just three minutes to the centre of Taormina, with its many cultural attractions and sophisticated shopping scene.


Private beach
The hotel enjoys its own stretch of sand and bar on the secluded Bay of Mazzarò, open during the summer.

Crystal clear waters teem with marine life. Go for a swim and discover one of many caves tucked around the bay.

Relax at the beach with your favourite newspapers and magazines. Belmond Villa Sant’Andrea offers guests an exclusive digital service with over 3,000 periodicals in 18 different languages. These can easily be flipped through using e-readers available from the hotel.

Beach cabanas
Hire a private beach cabana and retreat to a personal sanctuary beside the azure sea. Perfect for up to four guests, each is equipped with a comfortable sofa, table, minibar, tented veranda and two sun loungers.

Available all day from 8:30am to 8pm, you’ll have access to soft drinks from the minibar, fresh fruit, Evian water spray and dedicated waiter service.

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Swimming pool
Our heated infinity swimming pool is spectacularly located by the edge of the bay.

Let your troubles melt away beneath the warm Mediterranean sun as the dedicated poolside team meet your every need.

Fitness centre
Our fitness centre is fully equipped with the latest technology, including Technogym equipment and free weights. Personal trainers are also at hand to help prepare a tailored workout.

You’ll also find a hammam, perfect for winding down.

Open daily from 7am to 8pm (alternative hours on request).

Boat excursions
Hotel guests can enjoy a complimentary daily boat tour.

Spend a few hours soaking up the sun as you cruise around the stunning Sicilian East Coast and the Ionian Sea.

Tour operate from mid-May to mid-September.

Complimentary shuttle
A private complimentary shuttle links Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo and Belmond Villa Sant'Andrea. Departing every half-hour, the ride takes only 15 minutes.

Family Friendly Features

  • Special menus in Restaurant Oliviero and room service
  • Children’s welcome kit
  • Family friendly DVDs
  • Children’s slippers and bathrobes
  • Professional babysitting on request
  • Buckets, spades and snorkels at the beach
  • Teen and child spa treatments at the Wellness Centre
  • Family friendly excursions and adventures
Family Travel

Smile Club
Let our English-speaking tutor entertain your little ones. From sand castle contests and climbing to beach bag decorating, children will be captivated. Relax knowing that they are receiving expert supervision while at play.

For more information and to meet our mascot Andy the Hermit Crab, download our Smile Club factsheet >

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Facilities at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo

You can also use the facilities of our sister property, Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo. Only 5km away, guests can enjoy its restaurants, bars and swimming pool.




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Reservations: 1 800 237 1236


Enjoy a taste of what awaits at Belmond Villa Sant’Andrea.



Take a closer look at the hotel and its beautiful surroundings.

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