BELMOND VILLA SANT’ANDREA
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. It enjoys a reputation as one of the most romantic hotels in Taormina.
Settle into a sun-dappled seat and relax. Then, when action calls, a cable car whisks you in just three minutes to the town centre, with its many cultural attractions and sophisticated shopping scene.
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 on 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.
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.
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.
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).
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.
A private courtesy shuttle connects Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo and Belmond Villa Sant'Andrea in just 15 minutes. A schedule is available at the Concierge's desk.
Family Friendly Features
- Special menus at the Oliviero Restaurant and room service
- Children’s welcome kit
- Family friendly DVDs
- Children’s slippers and bathrobes
- Professional babysitting on request
- Buckets, spades and snorkels on the beach
- Teen and child spa treatments at the Wellness Centre
- Family friendly excursions and adventures
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.
Reservations: 1 800 237 1236
At a Glance
- ACCOMMODATION 68 rooms and suites
- DINING Restaurant, bar, beach bar and Pool bar
- FEATURES Infinity swimming pool, children's club, private beach, gym and Wellness Centre
- ACTIVITIES Watersports, complimentary daily boat excursion during summer
- EVENTS Banqueting rooms and terrace
- LOCATION 60km from Catania airport, private shuttle to Taormina town centre