Hotel Villa Sonia

An authentic and rewarding 4-star hotel set above the captivating town of Taormina, presenting effortless relaxation and indulgence.

Set in a historic residence in the hilltop commune of Castelmola, just above Taormina, Hotel Villa Sonia holds many strings to its bow, but it’s the breathtaking coastal views that will first catch your attention during a stay here. The elevated position affords blissful coastal vistas, best enjoyed from the panoramic restaurant or your private balcony or patio.

Home to 44 different bedrooms, spanning the likes of Classic, Superior and Deluxe rooms, each is tastefully and authentically decorated, with warm colours and elegant furnishings. There are also a good range of facilities within each room, including the likes of air-conditioning, satellite television, Wi-Fi and a mini-bar, while some room categories come with an awe-inspiring view of Mount Etna.

Beyond the rooms, the hotel offers guests numerous avenues for indulgence and relaxation, starting with the garden’s inviting outdoor swimming pool, allowing you to cool off beneath the famous rock of Castelmola. The hotel also boasts a fantastic restaurant, the Parco Reale, serving up delicious local cuisine on its panoramic terrace.

Facilities in hotel

Laundry service (payable locally), reserved parking (7€ per day payable locally), a free shuttle-bus service between the hotel and Taormina or the lido, luggage service, room service, reception desk 24 hours a day, concierge, internet point, Wi-Fi in common areas and in bedrooms, restaurant, lounge bar with piano-bar once a week, ‘Divino’ Wine Cellar/Vintner, grill by the swimming pool, pool with a splendid panoramic terrace overlooking Mount Etna (Open from May to September), room service, babysitting on request, disabled access, money exchange, 10% discount in associated shops (including Caffè San Giorgio and Pizzeria Nina in Castelmola).

Facilities in room

All rooms include air-conditioning (hot/cold available from June to September), mini-bar, colour satellite TV, writing desk, video player on request, CD or DVD player on request, safety deposit box, Wi-Fi, hairdryer, and iron on request.


  • Beach: Isola Bella, 10km
  • Restaurants: On-site, 50m
  • Shops: 100m
  • Main town: Castelmola
  • Airport: Catania 75 km, Palermo 305km, Comiso 146 km