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Grand Hotel Timeo

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.
 
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    Grand Hotel Timeo

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    Accommodation

    Accommodation

    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.

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    Double Rooms

    Double Rooms

    Combining elegance and tranquillity, our Double Rooms are located in the Timeo Building or in Villa Flora—just a 50m walk away. Decorated in impeccable Sicilian style, many offer stunning views.

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    Junior Suites

    Junior Suites

    Junior Suites at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo perfectly capture the charm of Taormina. Sit back and soak up the revitalising sea breeze from your private balcony or terrace.

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    Suites

    Suites

    Our luxurious Suites feature spacious living areas, delightful sitting rooms, marble bathrooms and a balcony or terrace. The rich Italian baroque style conjures a romantic atmosphere, perfect for your honeymoon in Sicily.

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    Presidential Suite

    Presidential Suite

    Go all-out on luxury at one of the best hotels in Sicily. Our Presidential Suite offers generous bedrooms, beautiful living spaces and magnificent 180° vistas of the Bay of Taormina and beyond.

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      Within our Walls

      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

      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.

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      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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      Enjoy the magic of Grand Hotel Timeo through these guest photos. Share your own snapshots with #TheArtOfBelmond and tag @belmond for the chance to have your image featured here.

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