Taormina is a historic hillside town located on the east coast of Sicily, offering picturesque views of the Bay of Naxos and the volcano Mount Etna. Places of interest include Corso Umberto, the Greek Theatre, Giardini della Villa Comunale and several medieval churches.
Just one minute’s walk from its own private beach on the rugged east coast of Sicily, La Plage Resort is located within the Isola Bella Nature Reserve, near the legendary volcano, Mount Etna. Surrounded by pine trees and gardens, La Plage is a contemporary hotel just 4km from the hilltop town of Taormina, and 6km from the Corvaja Palace and the ancient Greco-Roman theatre of Taormina. Tito Minniti airport is 25 miles away and Cataria Fontanarossa airport is about 30 miles away.
La Plage’s 57 rooms, bungalows and suites are airy and modern, with clean white décor offset with accents of ocean blue or fresh green and polished wooden or tiled floors. All the rooms have a balcony or patio; some have spectacular views of the sea while other overlook the lush gardens. There is free Wi-Fi, and flat-screen TVs, and some bungalows have private gardens and hot tubs. Luxurious mosaic-tiled bathrooms have large soaking tubs, showers and bath and body products.
Relax on a sunlounger on the hotel;s private beach and soak up the sun or have cooling dip in the sea. And if you can tear yourself away from the beach, take the cable car just 10 minutes’ walk away, up to the ancient hilltop town of Taormina, and take in the breataking views of the bay of Isola Bella. Or book an excursion through the hotel to Mount Etna – just 45 minutes away. Or book into the spa and indulge in a massage in one of the outdoor gazebos/ There are also hydromassage showers, Turkish baths, chromotherapy and a range of beauty treatments.
A complimentary Italian-style buffet breakfast is served daily, and there is a traditional Sicilian and Mediterranean restaurant, which also features a good wine list, as well as a bar with outdoor seating so you can relax outside with a cocktail and enjoy the sunset.
Loc Isola Bella98039 Taormina (Me)Sicily