Grand Hotel San Pietro
With sweeping views of the crystal-clear sea from its lush clifftop location, five-star Grand Hotel San Pietro epitomizes Old-World Italian charm. Harking back to a time of well-to-do European Grand Tours, the Gilded Age-inspired furniture and polished herringbone floors stand out in the light-filled guestrooms and suites decorated in sophisticated neutral colors. Take breakfast on Restaurant Il Giardino degli Ulivi’s terrace as you admire the stunning views and savor fresh Italian flavors, while you prepare for the short walk into the elegant hillside town of Taormina.
- Enjoy Old-World elegance in one of 63 spacious guestrooms and suites
- Savor fresh Italian cuisine at Il Giardino degli Ulivi
- Take a dip in the pool or take the complimentary shuttle to a neighboring beach
- Explore the stunning third-century Greek theater in fashionable Taormina
- Enjoy the most romantic candlelit dinner for two on the exclusive Rotunda
Admire the beautiful surroundings of the Mediterranean garden. Revel at the sight of the glistening Sicilian waters. Take in the breathtaking views of Mount Etna, Naxos Bay, Isola Bella, and Calabria. Get lost in the romance of the location and create lasting memories at Grand Hotel San Pietro.
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Grand Hotel San Pietro’s 63 guestrooms and suites are spacious, comfortable, and designed as idyllic hideaways in a deeply fashionable part of Sicily. Elegantly furnished to exude Old-World Italian charm, each guestroom or suite has dark-wood furniture and flooring, sumptuous beds, and opulent marble bathrooms with luxury bath products.
Grand Hotel San Pietro ensures every detail is taken care of during your stay. Dine on the balcony, take a shuttle to nearby beaches, and let the concierge help you book excursions and find the best restaurants. Take advantage of the hotel’s fully equipped meeting room if you’re traveling on business.
Overlooking the Mediterranean and surrounded by quintessential Italian olive trees, at Grand Hotel San Pietro, you will dine on fine Italian flavors at Restaurant Il Giardino degli Ulivi — The Olive Garden — or have an exclusive romantic candlelit dinner for two at The Rotunda.
Restaurant Il Giardino degli Ulivi – An elegant dining room with stunning sea views, Restaurant Il Giardino degli Ulivi serves reimagined traditional Sicilian cuisine, as well as Italian and international dishes that use only the freshest local ingredients. Take an aperitif on the terrace then pair your meal with an exquisite bottle of wine.
The Rotonda by the Sea – Reserve this exclusive spot to enjoy the most romantic five-star dining in Taormina. The Rotunda is a small, picturesque balcony for two, overlooking the sea — an idyllic spot for a romantic candlelit dinner surrounded by tranquil lapping waves.
The Panoramic Terrace – The Panoramic Terrace is Il Giardino degli Ulivi’s open-air dining space. Savor fresh Italian cuisine with a backdrop of shimmering waters, iconic Mount Etna, and the beautiful coast of Calabria.
La Melarancia Pool Bar – For snacks and indulgent cocktails by the tree-lined pool, pop into La Melarancia Pool Bar so you don’t have to miss a moment of the sea views.
Start your day with a workout on Technogym cardio equipment at the gym, or enjoy a few laps of the open-air pool on the terracotta terrace. Spend your days lounging by the pool, sipping on a cocktail from its bar while admiring the far-reaching views, before a sophisticated evening in the restaurant.
Take an easy 10-minute stroll — or catch on the complimentary shuttle bus — into the remarkable center of Taormina. The old town is lined with shops, boutiques, and restaurants, but the pièce de résistance is the third-century Greek theater of Taormina. On the hilltop, with views through the ruins to the sea, it’s an incredible spot for some photos.
Grand Hotel San Pietro
On a Sicilian hilltop, 150 meters above sea level in the resort town of Taormina, lies Grand Hotel San Pietro. A 10-minute walk takes you to the center of Taormina.
Catania Fontanarossa International Airport is 42 mi / 68 km from the hotel.
Taormina-Giardini Railway Station is less than a 10-minute drive from the hotel.