A Sicilian hideaway that fuels the imagination

Set in the heart of Taormina, Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo serves up views that have enchanted for more than a century

The first hotel to be built in the city gazes out across the coast towards Mount Etna and beyond. Here you can breathe in the full spectacle of Sicily. Bask in manicured gardens, savour sensational cuisine and fuel your imagination with cocktails on the Literary Terrace—just like generations of celebrated guests before you.
Spend the festive season in Italy—Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo is now open until 3 January 2019. 
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Evoking the elegance of days gone by, the hotel’s rooms and suites have played host to literary greats who would stay for months on end.

Sea view balconies welcome endless daydreaming, while ornate writing desks coax creative flair. Marble bathrooms and Sicilian ceramics add plenty of Italian finesse.


The Gallery

From the rich wood panelling of our storied bar to the butterflies in our lemon-scented gardens, every detail will take your breath away.

Santi Roggio, Concierge
Santi Roggio, Concierge

Take a helicopter over Etna, catch a performance at the Greek Theatre or explore local vineyards; Sicily enchants on every level.

Sicily is more than just striking good looks; it’s a fascinating land filled with stories. From culinary adventures to cinematic tours, helicopter rides to hidden vineyard tastings, each curated experience gets you closer to the island’s spirit.


Wining and Dining

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The Spa

Sensory journeys inspired by nature

Wellness Centre

A Sicilian sense of wellbeing

Nestled in acres of verdant gardens, the Wellness Centre delivers absolute serenity in discrete surrounds. All-natural signature products capture the scents of Sicily in every bespoke treatment.

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