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Hotel Continental

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Erie, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 8 October 2013

The rooms were clean and comfortable, but nothing spectacular. However, the vary large terrace was fantastic for our large group to gather. We were careful to buy some drinks and snacks from the hotel, and they were quite accommodating about letting us bring our own food and drinks on the balcony. Nice little garden that leads to a number of...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 13 September 2013

Hotel was very basic however if you are just passing through for a night and do not plan to spend the evening in the room - its perfect...great price for its central location just minutes to all shops and restaurants...best of all was view of Mt. Etna and the super friendly and helpful staff...

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Bergen, Norway
Reviewed 4 September 2013

Good hotel with a great terrace with a view of the town and the Ionian Sea. Nice breakfast and good rooms with veranda. No sea view from the rooms. Efficient and kind staff. Well organized transport to the beach where you can choose among several beaches. Many good restaurants within walking distance.

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Reviewed 28 August 2013 via mobile

Had a really enjoyable stay at the Continental hotel in Taormina!! Perched up on the hill, overlooking the sea and Mt.Etna Volcanoe!! And a short walk to the fabulous cafes, shops, piazza/squares, etc. The staff were friendly and helpful (....especially the lovely & fabulous Daniela at Reception, and Elvira greeting/serving us at Breakfast. ...overlooking the garden.) Had a really enjoyable...

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Glasgow
Reviewed 29 July 2013

This hotel lived up to our expectations;here is a list of good points about this hotel: - Very clean - Very friendly (multilingual) staff - A good contintental breakfast - Drinks at reasonable prices - Functional, neat and airconditioned rooms - The reception offers a variety of excursions - Shuttle buses to Lidos (Aprox 8 - 12 EUR each -...

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Orlando, FL
Reviewed 24 June 2013

Hotel Continental is very modern, stylish hotel and has a beautiful well appointed large lobby. As a special touch, not found very often, there was a box of facial tissues in each room. WiFi is available only in the lobby area. Each room had its own AC unit. Outstanding breakfast, Large open air patio , see photo, with great views...

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London
Reviewed 12 June 2013

Just come back from the above - and, broadly, the impression was very good, but there are a few drop-offs: Location: Quite Good, on a high backstreet at the southern end of the town, and about 5-10mins walk (downhill - coming back may take longer!) to the main street and shops, and this means you are nearer some of the...

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LA
Reviewed 2 June 2013

Every time I am in Taormina, I stay at this hotel. it is just a few steps from the heart of the town, with stunning Mt Etna views. The rooms are comfortable, clean, and rather large by European Standards. The front desk staff is extremely helpful with hiring cars and booking excursions. I highly recommend this hotel.

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St. Petersburg, Florida
Reviewed 1 June 2013

What a lovely hotel! The views are stunning espically from the terrace. you can see the coastline and Mount Etna as you soak in the cool breeze and sunshine. The sunrise from the terrace was spectacular.The hotel's location is central to shopping, hiking, sightseeing, and eating! The breakfast was great with everything from fruit to nuts (literally!). the staff was...

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Zejtun, Malta
Reviewed 28 May 2013

The location of the hotel is nice and lovely.It is not very far from the centre of Taormina, infect you can walk it because it is a walking distance of 5 minutes. but the the interiors of the room they need refurbishment. The staff was also nice and helpful. The breakfast very good.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hospitality, courtesy and willingness to satisfy our clients’ requests are the strong point of the hotel. Whoever chooses Hotel Continental chooses tradition, tranquillity and the certainty of receiving first-class individual treatment.This warm and welcoming hotel is situated in the heart of the town, just a few steps from the hotel you will find the main street Corso Umberto and the Duomo square. Those who love Taormina can easily reach their favourite shop, restaurant or pub by using the hotel’s practical garden gate exit.There is a splendid view to be enjoyed of the bay of Naxos and Etna from the solarium terrace which will leave you bewitched.Bedrooms have bath or shower, telephone, mini-fridge, electronic safe, centralised air-conditioning, TV with satellite channels, hairdryer. Most have private balconies or small terraces.Internet point in the lobby and WIFI connection free of charges in the lounge-bar and terrace.From May to September, there is a shuttle-bus (to pay on spot) service to the beach, which connects the hotel to the main bathing lidos on the seashore."Porta Catania Park" is a multi storey car park close to the hotel only 300 meters from the property.Extra charge fee requested to be paid on spot.We accept major credit cards, including the Japanese circuit JCB cards. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Continental

Address: Via Dionisio I nr. 2/A, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Messina > Taormina
Price Range: RM313 - RM2,419 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Continental 3*
Number of rooms: 37
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“ask for room 31 - it's just been refurbished”
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“Some of the rooms have not been updated. You want an updated room.”
 of 5 bubbles Connlibrarian50, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Take earplugs and eyemask to minimise any possible noise/light. Have a drink at the bar on your first night and pick up tips etc.”
 of 5 bubbles zchug, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you can get a room on the other side away from the restaurant, it will probably be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Daniela3883, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Beware of the room with no view. It only fits one person with one bag. We were accommodated in a lovely room the following day.”
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