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Hotel La Pensione Svizzera

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#12 of 88 Hotels in Taormina
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Hotel La Pensione Svizzera was a very pleasant place in a good location. If you are traveling by bus, it is a two minute walk from hotel. The garden outdoor area is charming for breakfast and Happy Hour or just relaxing any time of day. Breakfast included was good quality European style fare. Cappuccino was excellent. I had an "economy"...

1Thank Donna R
Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Nice and close to the centre of Taormina and the sea views are good. The main issue was no sound insulation between floors and rooms meaning every day we were woken up early by other people's cases and alarms. The breakfast was pretty average.

Thank Dhilt_12
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2016

If you are coming by car prebook parking. Taormina is a nightmare for cars, as is all Sicily! We had 2 small rooms on the ground floor at the back and considering that we booked 6 months earlier I was not that impressed. Clean and serviceable. Lovely patio with partial views over the bay for breakfast part compensated.

2Thank peterfaller
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

A very friendly hotel in a great position. The staff were very helpful and informative. The Attic room we had was very small and the bathroom even smaller . There was a fantastic view from window. The breakfast was good and the cappuccino excellent. Etna tour worth doing but go as high as you can for the best view.

Thank Smiffy1111
Yokosuka, Japan
Reviewed 5 September 2016

The location was perfect for our short sight seeing stay in Taormina. The view from our balcony was heavenly overlooking the sea. We were in walking distance to everything including the Teatro Greco where we enjoyed a beautiful opera performance. Isola Bella was a short cable car ride down to the beach with picturesque waters.

1Thank Amiee M
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We had wonderful time in La Pensione Svizzera. The breakfast is very good and the staff is very kind. We got towels for beach that helped us a lot. The cable car is 100m from the Hotel. The street where hotel is is calm and we had the room with the sea view which was very nice.

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We loved this hotel. From the moment we walked in the staff could not have been more charming or helpful. The location is terrific- particularly if you arrive by bus since it is just up from the bus station while still an easy walk into Taormina. And the hotel is just next door to the funicular (an experience in itself!)...

Thank TezzaSydney
Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Pros-Amazing location, well cleaned bathroom and rooms, good breakfast, comfortable and tranquil garden to lounge, reception workers are very friendly and helpful Cons- rooms are a bit tattered, the biggest miss is that there isn't any mini refrigirator in the room Ps- the man responsible from the breakfast, Matteo,he is an amazing guy

Thank recolpinar
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely old four story building overlooking the straights of Messina. It's a lovely place, everyone was very friendly in a relaxed and helpful way. We stayed three nights and loved it, even though we had one of the basement rooms which didn't have a view and where you could hear breakfast being prepared above early each morning....

1Thank Mike T
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Taormina is historic and lively town and Hotel Svizzera is at the centre of it; easy access to the beaches (public bus 1 euro), bus stop less than 100 meters, train station 3 euro by bus every 15 minutes. (Plan a day trip to Cefalu by train). The bus station provides all kinds of tours with lovely bus drivers and...

2Thank ercumentgalin

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
La Pensione Svizzera is a small charming hotel ideally located in Via Pirandello, the most central panoramic road of Taormina, where you'll find yourself. Only 4 minutes walk from the city centre and Corso Umberto, Taormina's main drag next to the cable-car that brings down to Mazzaro, Taormina's most popular beach, as well as to the busterminal leading to the white-sandy beaches in the surroundings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel La Pensione Svizzera

Address: Via Luigi Pirandello 26, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Messina > Taormina
Price Range: $139 - $214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel La Pensione Svizzera 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
La Pensione Svizzera Taormina
La Pensione Svizzera Hotel Taormina
Hotel La Pensione Svizzera Taormina, Sicily
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#3 On the Beach Hotel in Taormina
#6 Best Value Hotel in Taormina
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“The best room has a huge balcony with fabulous views, grab if you can.”
SnowBrian, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
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Granny-Mae, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Sea view rooms have balconies and the room we booked no 7 had a large terrace.”
trubanal, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Pay the extra and brave the stairs for a commanding Sea view room!”
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